DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH

Terms of Use/Disclaimer

§ 1 By using the services of the portal special use of airspace (BNL-Portal), you accept the conditions of this disclaimer.

§ 2 The BNL Portal is intended solely for commercial and non-commercial use to support the processing of flight intentions in connection with the special use of airspace.

Sharing the use of or selling the services of the BNL Portal for commercial purposes is not permitted. The use or operation of the BNL Portal by means of electronic and/or automated tools is not permitted.

All other uses require the prior written approval of DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH.

§ 3 The charts and maps in the BNL-Portal are only meant to provide an overview and must not be used for navigation.

§ 4 As the compilation of the data depends on the correctness and completeness of the information of the respective user, DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH is not liable for the information that is transmitted as a result of incorrect, incomplete or improper information input by the user.

The user must check that the location of the ascent or performance displayed on the map matches the actual planned location.

DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH shall not accept liability for the improper handling, modification or distribution of the data, chart and map material originally provided by and forwarded in the BNL-Portal after this material has left the DFS data processing systems and thus the sphere of influence of DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH.

§ 5 The chart and map material used in the BNL-Portal is protected by copyright. Its use is subject to the valid copyright laws. In particular, any commercial use of chart and map material is not permitted. The creation of derived works and the use for purposes other than those listed under Section 2 above, in particular the use on third-party websites, require the written approval of DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH. Non-compliance may have consequences under civil and criminal law.

The BNL-Portal uses a map and map data provided by OpenStreetMap® that are subject to the Open Database License (ODbL) v1.0.

The location names and their coordinates and postcodes used in the BNL-Portal have been obtained from GeoNames. Their use is subject to the copyrights of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License. DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH assumes no liability for the correctness, completeness and currency of these data.

§ 6 The data for foreign charts and maps have been carefully researched and compiled by DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH or third parties. Since foreign charts and maps contained in the BNL-Portal are subject to different update cycles, neither DFS nor third parties can guarantee that these maps and charts are correct, complete and current.

§ 7 The BNL-Portal contains links to partners and the internet offerings of third parties. DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH has neither knowledge of nor influence on their contents and expressly does not make this content its own. DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH dissociates itself from the contents of third parties that are linked to and shall not be liable for the infringements of third parties that lie outside its sphere of influence.

§ 8 Use of website - The contents and layout of this website are protected by copyright. The pages and their contents may only be duplicated with the prior written approval of DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH.

§ 9 DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH reserves the right to unilaterally change, supplement and replace this disclaimer / these terms of use for the BNL-Portal.

§ 10 The disclaimer of the BNL-Portal and the entire legal relationship between the users of the BNL-Portal and DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH are subject exclusively to German law. Should individual provisions of this disclaimer for the BNL-Portal be or become invalid, the validity of the remaining provisions shall not be affected thereby.

§ 11 For all disputes with users that are entrepreneurs pursuant to § 14 of the German Civil Code (BGB), the place of jurisdiction shall be the Headquarters of DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH.

Date: May 14, 2018