Welcome to Sky Blue Radio’s VFR Sundays Flight Operations

Flights depart at 23:00 Zulu Time

The Blue Crew is finally back home!

August 27, 2018 will be the 6th Anniversary of VFR Sundays, and we are still going strong. We are happy to see the Blue Crew and New Pilots get together every weekend.  After 6 years of flying, we have completed our world tour! We’ve seen a lot of fantastic sights and some interesting weather.  There will be many more adventures and discoveries in the future as the SBR VFR Sundays continue with new sights, flights and missions!

This Week’s Featured Flight is Sunday at 23:00 Zulu: 

July 15th, 2018   KSLI to KSLI (via TINNY Carrier Ops)   NavLog

Departing:  KSLI  Los Alamitos AAF Airport, California, USA

Operations:  Place AI Carrier Fleet (2nd or 3rd page) ‘USS Nimitz Recovery Configuration & Fleet’ at ‘Facility Waypoint’ (19+nm) TINNY

Land and Launch from the Carrier. 

At KNSI and KNUC  ===> Turn Around, Touch and Go OR Buzz The Tower!  

Land and Launch from the Carrier. 

Arriving:  KSLI  Los Alamitos AAF Airport, California, USA

Direct Distance:  182 nm. (Actual distance: 182 nm.)

Recommended safe cruise altitude:  2,500 ft. and above

Recommended equipment:  Military Aircraft with Tail-Hooks (Corsair, T-45, FA-18, F14)

IndiaFoxtEcho.blogspot.com for Carrier capable Military Aircraft 

Relevant scenery:  Pilot’s choice. 

www.Rikoooo.com for USS Nimitz & USS Eisenhower V2

Relevant weather:  CheckWX  or  NullSchool  or  NOAA Satellites

Download Flight Plan:  ===>HERE<===KSLItoKSLI








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All departure times are at 23:00 Zulu Time unless otherwise indicated.*

Pilots may fly whatever equipment they choose as long as it’s a VFR flight. (with exceptions)

Update! All flights will be flown on JoinFS, unless otherwise noted. JoinFS is peer-to-peer based so it’s a nice stable platform. Get it HERE! ===> http://pmem.uk/joinfs/  And fly with us for a while on SBR’s VFR Sundays!  (Find us chatting LIVE in Discord’s SkyBlueRadio ‘Pilot’s Lounge’. Connect to Oddball in the HUBS list… OR look for anyone on JoinFS’s LIVE MAP)  Then…  Drop in anytime to fly solo, try some non FAA approved maneuvers, or maybe even catch some of the Blue Crew during some of our impromptu fly-ins!

We have changed our primary voice chat server to Discord which is available here. ===> https://discordapp.com/  Where a quick registration of your e-mail will get you going. We recommend installing the Discord App and then join the SkyBlueRadio Channel via this invite.  ===>  https://discord.gg/rpMmPWj  This allows the group to chat live and coordinate our flight traffic when no ATC is online.  

Flights flown on the VATSIM network will be noted. You can register for free at http://www.vatsim.net/  and get set up.

Flights flown on the IVAO network will be noted. When in Euro Zones, IVAO is here at https://ivao.aero/  to register for free with their network.

Want to keep up to date on Sky Blue Radio’s VFR Sundays? Send an e-mail to info@skyblueradio.com and we’ll do our best to notify you of destinations and any changes. 

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