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2021-04-22 - Shanwick Oceanic - Implementation of GOTA and Frequency Changes


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Jack Edwards

Effective 22 April 2021

Background

Previously, the Gander Oceanic Transition Area was not implemented on VATSIM and Gander Oceanic covered this area at all levels.

Gander (Domestic) Sectorisation FL290 and Above

Gander Domestic provides a radar service to aircraft in the GOTA at FL290 and above. Gander Oceanic covers this airspace below FL290 using procedures outlined in Oceanic Control Procedures.

Note: Refer to the latest version (2021/04) of Oceanic Control Procedures for frequency allocation and top-down coverage order.

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Shanwick Frequency Changes

Designator

VHF Alias Frequency

HF Frequency

EGGX_FSS

131.800

13.291 6.547

EGGX_A_FSS

131.550 131.450

8.906

EGGX_B_FSS

131.525 131.550

5.616 2.899

EGGX_C_FSS

131.650

5.649 8.879

EGGX_D_FSS

131.750

4.675 10.021

EGGX_F_FSS

131.850

8.831 6.622

 

Designator

VHF Frequency

EGGX_DEL

131.200 127.650

EGGX _A_DEL

 131.525 127.900

EGGX _B_DEL

131.625 123.950

EGGX _C_DEL

131.725 124.175

EGGX _D_DEL

131.900 126.375

EGGX _F_DEL

131.600 128.375

 

 

Gander Frequency Changes

Designator

VHF Alias Frequency

HF Frequency

CZQX_FSS

131.700

3.476 8.864

CZQX _A_FSS

131.575

3.016

CZQX _B_FSS

131.675

8.864 5.616

CZQX _C_FSS

131.775

8.879 2.872

CZQX _D_FSS

131.875

8.891 4.675

CZQX _F_FSS

131.725 131.975

6.610 13.291

 

Designator

VHF Frequency

CZQX_DEL

131.000 128.700

CZQX _A_DEL

131.125 119.425

CZQX _B_DEL

131.225 135.050

CZQX _C_DEL

131.325 128.450

CZQX _D_DEL

131.425 135.450

CZQX _F_DEL

131.100 134.200

 

A new UK Oceanic Controller Pack incorporating these changes is available here or you may use the version distributed via GNG.

 

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