Iran

Bandar Abbas, on the Knife Edge

Fly out of Bandar Abbas on the northern shore of the Strait of Hormuz. Enjoy the spectacular knife edge ridges north of the city.
For a short flight along the Bandar Abbas shoreline fly to WP 1.
20 nm: WP 1 | 104 nm: Entire route

NOTAM: Plan for the high altitude. You have 10 nm after WP 1 to climb to 8000 ft.

Waypoints


Bandar Abbas

WP 1 - Harbour

WP 2 - Heliport ~ 8000 ft elev.

WP 2 - Heliport ~ 8000 ft elev.

WP 3 - Ridge line ~ 5000 ft | Climbs to ~ 6000 ft | Follow the ridges

WP 4 - End of ridge

WP 5 - Peak: Kuh-e Poshtkuh, 7800 ft | Follow the ridge

WP 6 - Dam

WP 6 - Dam

Bandar Abbas OIKB