Annual Diplomatic Clearance Number (DCN)
EUAT (XX) 2023
EUAT (XX) 2023 V
EUAT (XX) 2023 DG
(XX) stands for the ISO 3166 two-letter country code of the signatory using the DCN for their flight, with the exception of EL being used for Greece.
Sweden selected option 1.
Detailed information on the option 1 can be found in the DIC TA. The main points are described in the FAQ under “DIC Option”.
Additional Regulations / Instructions
For “Excluded Aerodromes / Areas“, “Air-to-Air Refueling Flights“, “Transport Helicopter Flights“, and “IATA-non-compliant Dangerous Goods” see the dedicated sections further down.
All military airports are excluded from the DIC TA DCN.
Air-to-Air Refueling Flights (AAR)
AAR missions in transit phase with no AAR action in progress and/or no joined fighter aircraft present are not considered ‘Transportation Missions’ of ‘Military Transport Aircraft’ acc. to Section 3 of the DIC TA and thus not subject to the implementation of its provisions (annual DCN published on DIC portal, and/or harmonized request procedure).
Transport Helicopter Flights
Transport helicopter missions are considered ‘Transportation Missions’ of ‘Military Transport Aircraft’ acc. to section 3 of the DIC TA and thus subject to the implementation of its provisions (annual DCN published on DIC portal, and/or harmonized request procedure), with the assumption that they are not combat helicopters and / or do not possess the ability to be equipped with armament, electronic warfare or photographic sensors and / or cameras.
IATA-non-compliant Dangerous Goods
All transports of ICAO-/IATA-non-compliant dangerous goods require a minimum of 10 working days for processing. Applications which do not adhere to this term of timely approval cannot be guaranteed.
For ICAO/IATA non-compliant dangerous goods flights requests are made to the Swedish Transport Board to firstname.lastname@example.org to get permission.
Office of Primary Responsibility (OPR)
During office hours:
Swedish Armed Forces Diplomatic Clearance Branch
Phone: + 46 721 888 230
Outside office hours:
Swedish Armed Forces Duty Officer
Phone: +46 8 788 75 00 (switchboard)
Transport flights – Swedish Maritime Administration
Fighters, trainers, SIGINT and combat helicopters – Swedish Ministry of Defence