The Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA) is responsible for aviation development and the supervision of civil aviation activities in Switzerland. The FOCA is part of the Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications (DETEC) and is charged with ensuring that the high safety standards in civil aviation in Switzerland are maintained, and with pursuing a policy of sustainable development.

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4 datasets found

  • Safety zone plan

    Geography, Territory and environment

    For each airport, a security zone is to be established, which protects the airspace from obstacles. The FOCA will decide in each case whether a safety zone is necessary for air...

    • INTERLIS
    • SERVICE
  • Noise pollution register for civil aerodromes

    Geography, Territory and environment

    For aerodromes at which certain noise levels occur, the Swiss environmental legislation (SR 814.41) stipulates that exposure curves have to be produced and reported. This procedure...

    • INTERLIS
    • SERVICE
  • Cadastre of polluted sites on civil aerodromes (CPS FOCA)

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Public register of polluted sites within the perimeter of civil aerodromes. This includes information about the location, type and quantity of waste, the period of deposition, as...

    • INTERLIS
    • SERVICE
  • Restricted zones for model aircraft and drones

    Geography, Mobility and Transport

    The operation of model aircraft and drones weighing between 0.5 and 30 kg is prohibited within 5 km of the runways of a civil or military airfield in accordance with article 17,...

    • SHAPEFILE