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by Brian Howard
Fri Aug 30, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Vatsim servers
Replies: 3
Views: 1838

Re: Vatsim servers

Thankyou Andrew Will check it out Regards Brian
by Brian Howard
Wed Aug 28, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Vatsim servers
Replies: 3
Views: 1838

Re: Vatsim servers

As SB will no longer work for me and till I upgrade my FS2004 flightsim I will no longer be able to fly on Vatsim I would like to thank all the controllers and members for the past 12 years its been fun you guys are just the best, special thanks to Mark & Ray. regards Brian
by Brian Howard
Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Vatsim servers
Replies: 3
Views: 1838

Vatsim servers

With the introduction of the Voice Infrastructure the old Australia server is retired and as I only have FS2004 looks like my days of flying Vatsim are over,yesterday it worked fine, today when I connected via SB I get an error and a message stating this server is Retired. I checked Vatpac and the n...
by Brian Howard
Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: VATNZ Events Discussion
Topic: [DEC 10 17:00 - DEC 11 13:00Z] CROSS THE DITCH 13
Replies: 2
Views: 3230

Re: [DEC 10 17:00 - DEC 11 13:00Z] CROSS THE DITCH 13

A big shot out to all the controllers great work guys I had a great flight from start up to shut down special thanks to the SYD approach controller best arrival I have ever had awesome job.
by Brian Howard
Mon Dec 12, 2016 7:34 am
Forum: 123.45 Pilot Chatter
Topic: Handy SELCAL Tip
Replies: 1
Views: 1662

Re: Handy SELCAL Tip

Regarding SELCAL I like to use the real code for the Aircrafts tail number and I find this at www.airframes.org just type in the rego in the drop down box,however not all Aircraft have SELCAL equipment installed. To find a real world tail number for the Aircraft/Airline you intend to use I use www.a...
by Brian Howard
Thu Oct 06, 2016 5:27 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Weather website
Replies: 0
Views: 7453

Weather website

Awesome Weather link www.windyty.com
type in Airport code or a location name
by Brian Howard
Mon Apr 25, 2016 11:35 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Oceanic Procedures
Replies: 0
Views: 7846

Oceanic Procedures

I hope the following serves as a suggestion rather than a criticism. Last nights ANZAC Eve event could have been made more helpful for the Controller (Duncan) if pilots were aware of the correct procedures while operating in Oceanic airspace...mainly 1.Position reporting 2. ZULU time A lot of pilots...
by Brian Howard
Tue Mar 03, 2015 1:23 pm
Forum: 123.45 Pilot Chatter
Topic: NRS-Waypoints
Replies: 0
Views: 3174

NRS-Waypoints

Yesterday I flew LAX-LHR PSS 773 as NZ 2 ZK-OKP (the Captain lives next door to me) I departed on time he was 35 mins late I found his flight plan on FlightAware and the SID being a LOOP 7 then to DAG J100 LAS then the next 6 waypoints were NRS waypoints and at the time I had never heard of NRS-Wayp...
by Brian Howard
Wed Nov 26, 2014 12:13 pm
Forum: Flight Simulator Help
Topic: Vatsim SB4 FS9 computer lockup problem
Replies: 0
Views: 3106

Vatsim SB4 FS9 computer lockup problem

Guys I have en-counted (recent) a very annoying problem when on Vatsim when a lot of users are online (recent experience World Flight) I can be either be on the ground or during approach my flightsim stops responding I can still hear ATC and the green TX light remains on and I suspect my mic is open...
by Brian Howard
Mon Sep 01, 2014 8:27 pm
Forum: VATNZ Events Discussion
Topic: SNO / 07 Sep 2014 / Island Time - Rarotonga
Replies: 7
Views: 2477

Re: SNO / 07 Sep 2014 / Island Time - Rarotonga

I hope to make it, but my PNG ISP would need to improve the service I get in my house in Goroka, last few nights have been very bad and last night was not good first I lost electrical power to the house then lost all internet connections so that is why I disappeared off your scopes on the way to Auc...
by Brian Howard
Mon Aug 11, 2014 5:26 pm
Forum: VATNZ Events Discussion
Topic: SNO / 10 Aug 2014 / Windy Wellington
Replies: 4
Views: 1678

Re: SNO / 10 Aug 2014 / Windy Wellington

With a little speed control on decent and traffic flow I managed to touch down 08:31 (ANZ 477) thanks to all the controllers on last night great job. (not much wind though was looking forward to a good blow from the NW or a 50kt southerly) Brian
by Brian Howard
Fri Jul 11, 2014 10:12 pm
Forum: 123.45 Pilot Chatter
Topic: Prepar3D
Replies: 4
Views: 2851

Re: Prepar3D

Steve post a little late coming no way would I try to download this in the grass hut/tin shed in PNG I have put off building my new rig for a few months and it will be 64 bit/W7 so a later version may fit the bill. You have the specs for your rig and how is it performing. Thanks Brian
by Brian Howard
Mon Jun 23, 2014 9:39 am
Forum: VATNZ Events Discussion
Topic: SNO / 22 Jun 2014 / Queenstown Winter Festival
Replies: 11
Views: 3304

Re: SNO / 22 Jun 2014 / Queenstown Winter Festival

I changed back to the PMDG 737 (from my usual Ifly737) and all was well until I started the RNP23 procedure no way would it remain in VNAV so had do bring it down manual but was able to go visual halfway through the procedure, great job done by Andrew on QN tower and Mark on CH center. Had a very ea...
by Brian Howard
Mon Jun 02, 2014 7:40 pm
Forum: VATNZ Events Discussion
Topic: Sunday June 1 - Sunday Night Ops
Replies: 3
Views: 1544

Re: Sunday June 1 - Sunday Night Ops

Andrew you did well along with Damian (approach) & Duncan (tower) The Ifly 737 is nice to hand fly on a visual approach.
by Brian Howard
Tue May 13, 2014 9:51 am
Forum: 123.45 Pilot Chatter
Topic: Prepar3D
Replies: 4
Views: 2851

Re: Prepar3D

Thanks Ray much appreciated Brian