Journal of Legal, Ethical and Regulatory Issues (Print ISSN: 1544-0036; Online ISSN: 1544-0044)


Decision Stipulation on National Air Space Zone of the Republic of Indonesia

Author(s): Umar Sugeng Haryono, Haedar Akib, Rifdan, Erwansyah Sjarief, Sukardi Paraga

The designation of airspace areas is very important and strategic for the integrity and sovereignty of a nation state. Also, understanding the airspace area of a country is beneficial to the interests of human beings living in the country's "demarcation of power", namely as a means of transportation and communication, a unifying media, and a media of defense and security. The results of this literature study are aimed at building public understanding throughout the world regarding the provisions for determining national airspace, especially Indonesia, that sovereign states over airspace over their territories in full and complete, even though space is recognized as an area to be able to enjoy for the common good in an effort towards peace and humanity. The national airspace of Indonesia as an archipelagic country has a focus and demarcation locus of public administration which includes: Airspace above… (1) Mainland area; (2) Inland waters; (3) Islands waters; (4) Territorial seas; (5) Additional zone waters; (6) Exclusive Economic Zone; (7) Continental Shelf.