Midnight Sun on the VATSIM Network – 30 July
Written by JT on July 26, 2016
VATSIM pilots – If you are looking for someplace to fly this weekend!! Check out this below!
Departures: 1700z-1900z | Arrivals: 2300z-0400z
Anchorage ARTCC, Edmonton FIR and Reykjavik CTA invite you to join us for an Arctic flight from Keflavik (Iceland) to either Anchorage (USA) or Edmonton (Canada). Icelandair operates both of these routes in real life, so come enjoy the polar beauty and the midnight sun of this unique long-haul event. This is one event where the sky will remain bright throughout the night!
Departure: BIKF, Iceland
Pilot Briefing/Charts: http://vatsim-scandinavia.org/pilots/airports/iceland
Arrival: PANC, United States (~7+ hours flight time)
ATC Online Times
Reykjavik CTA – BIKF (1700-1900z) | BIRD (1700-2200z) | BICC (1900-2200z)
Edmonton FIR – CYEG (2300-0100z) | CZEG (2000-0200z)
Anchorage ARTCC – PANC (0000-0400z) | ZAN (2300-0400z)
Both routes are available for download from vRoute (http://www.vroute.net) straight into your FMC/GPS.
BIKF-PANC: ENIMI 69N030W 73N040W 75N050W SINVU M454 POTAT J167 FYU J160 AYKID ENN TAGER8
BIKF-CYEG: HEKLA DCT 67N043W CANEL NCAC YMM J517 ABENY ABENY1