By Bruno Audoux
On Tuesday, February the 26th, FLY and land at Toulon-Hyeres from 20:00 GMT where ATC will be waiting for you.
Organize your IFR flight and join us on the Approach frequency to proceed to the assigned STAR and runway.
And if you prefer VFR, proceed to the inbound routes if you come towards or join the tarmac to depart from Toulon.
Check the booking here and Charts here
By Loui Ringer
As I said in the marketing update, I will be running more screenshot competitions. The theme of this competition is "A blast from the past" (Old/retro liveries to be specific). The winner of this competition will have their screenshot uploaded as the background for our Twitter. All entries must be emailed, sent to me on slack, or attached to a ticket by the 25th February. Good luck!
Thanks to Adam Turner for selecting the theme.
By Loui Ringer
We're proud to announce "Corner to Corner", on Friday 22nd February, fly between Newquay and Aberdeen with ATC.
General Info: Newquay and Aberdeen are both lovely airports with scenic views (if the British weather permits). Aberdeen handled 3.1 million passengers in 2017 and has 3 separate runways for helicopter use. Newquay (referred to as Cornwall's airport), handled 454,000 passengers in 2017, it was referred to as the "fastest growing airport" by the independent.
Charts can be found here:
@Trevor Hannant Organised this so I won't take credit, thanks to @Alex Ashley for providing a banner.
**Controllers please note this will be a rostered event. If we have enough C1+ controllers, we would like to roster London and Scottish**
By Lorenzo Nesta
Once again I have another request for your services on the 24th of Feb, for departures to TNCM from EGLL, Slots start from 11:00Z and finish at 1400Z . I have copied the the thread from BAV forums here to give you a heads up. The slots are based on BLOCK times and are spaced by 5 minute intervals. The slots have only been up a few hours with half of them already taken so we anticipate a big turnout! I will more than likely have to add more slots and provide you with a list of callsigns/times closer to the time.
BAVirtual Events Team
BAVirtual presents to you an icon in the aviation world! Join us on Sunday 24th of February 2019 to Sint Maarten for an approach over Maho Beach!
Princess Juliana International Airport is the main airport on the Caribbean island of Saint Martin/Sint Maarten. The airport is located on the Dutch side of the island, in the country of Sint Maarten. The airport began as a US military airstrip in 1942 during World War II. The following year, first commercial flight landed on December 3, 1943. Dutch Crown Princess Juliana visited the island using the airport in 1944. Eventually, the airport was named after her. In 1964 the airport was remodeled and relocated, with a new terminal building and control tower. The facilities were upgraded in 1985 and 2001.
London Heathrow [EGLL] must be used for initial departure and Princess Juliana International [TNCM] for arrival.
To use the Flyin Code, you MUST have a slot booked on the slot booking page. (Flights using the Flyin Code without a slot will be rejected/deleted)
Flyin code will be FLY TNCM
The following airframes are permitted for use during this Flyin, regardless of rank:
FS9/FSX/P3D Payware : I would highly recommend this! - http://www.flytampa.org/tncm.html
Freeware : I havent tried any these but there are quite a few to choose from - http://www.freewarescenery.com/fsx/antilles.html
CONCORDE ROUTING (NON-MANDATORY)
The slot booking page will go live shortly. Slots will only be available for VATSIM but as always we welcome IVAO pilots and even the Offliners to join us on Dicord.
Lonz, Davyd, & Chris
By Jonas Kuster
Michael Kühne will do his Radar CPT+ on Swiss Radar to earn his C3 rating.
Fly through his airspace and give him some traffic.
Good luck, Michael!