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Daniel Gill

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Daniel Gill

Evening all,

I, as well as many other people I have seen on the forum, have been wanting to get back into controlling in light of the recent events.

I last controlled about a year-and-a-half ago, and even though I don't think I have lost knowledge of the procedures and R/T, I am still a little nervous to log back in after so long.

From what I have seen on VATSpy ect. maybe GND/DEL can open ATIS without TWR or above? If I'm unsure about this, there could be other things that I don't know about. I don't want to be a nuisance to fellow controllers by not knowing the proper etiquette.

I suppose what I am asking is if there's a resource that I would be able to learn the new rules/procedures, so it can give me some more confidence to give it a go.

Thank you for your time, and apologies if this isn't suitable here.

Kind Regards, Daniel Gill

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Hugo Amdal

Hello Daniel!

Nice to see you returning. As you mentioned in your post GND/DEL can now put up ATIS without a Tower online. Now im not sure what aerodrome you prefer to start with. Therefore i suggest you to check out the teamspeak to speak you trough it. I am more than happy to give it a go if you wish. 

 

Hugo

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Daniel Gill

Hi Hugo,

Thanks for your reply, and for the clarification. 

I think a reminder on how to set ATIS up will be helpful, although, I should be able to find this in the moodle courses.

Just remembered about AFV, so that'll need setting up too. ?

Good idea with TeamSpeak, I shall pop on later today and see if anyone is around.

Dan

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Stuart Duncan
12 minutes ago, Daniel Gill said:

I think a reminder on how to set ATIS up will be helpful

Hi Daniel,

Have a look at this thread:

Be sure to read the whole thread as there are one or two minor changes in the process after the original instructions. 

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