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Sebastian Rekdal

Hello fellow Shanwick controllers!


I have made a simple, but hopefully good and useful Alias File that should work great for Shanwick controllers (unfortunately only with Shanwick callsign, but will be available for Gander soon). The Alias file includes the following:

  • Link to pilot brief
  • .noradar - information about Oceanic airspace for pilots with little knowledge about procedures in the North Atlantic Ocean.
  • Oceanic clearance with and without restrictions
  • Concorde clearance
  • Amended clearance
  • Procedural Reports (e.g. position report)
  • Revised estimates
  • Climb and Descent clearance
  • Change of speed (Mach number)
  • Oceanic hand-offs (to domestic and other OCAs)
  • Mayday instructions

Click here to download the Shanwick text Alias file version 1.0!


When you have this much traffic, I assure you, a text alias will be handy! **advertisement**






For feedback, suggestions or more, do not hesitate to contact us via email:

  • Simon Irvine - simon.irvine@vatsim-uk.co.uk
  • Sebastian Rekdal - sebastian.rekdal@gmail.com


Hope you like it!

Edited by Sebastian Rekdal

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George Wright

Thanks for your work on this, Sebastian.

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Simon Irvine

Thank you for putting this together Sebastian.


This also gives me the opportunity to welcome Sebastian to the Shanwick mentoring team :D  

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Sebastian Rekdal

Thanks Simon and George! :) Appreciate it.

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