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by Dick Tucker
Tue Dec 31, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: Use of multiple frequencies within VATNZ Airspace is for Extending Enroute Controllers Only
Replies: 14
Views: 364

Re: Use of multiple frequencies within VATNZ Airspace is for Extending Enroute Controllers Only

Gotcha, does the controller set a .viz point for each enroute transceiver they are using?
cheers,
by Dick Tucker
Sun Dec 29, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: Use of multiple frequencies within VATNZ Airspace is for Extending Enroute Controllers Only
Replies: 14
Views: 364

Re: Use of multiple frequencies within VATNZ Airspace is for Extending Enroute Controllers Only

Hi Zain, neither examples you have given can work with AFV. Please read this: https://vatsim-afv.s3.amazonaws.com/AFV%20User%20Guide.pdf The pilot can only see on his Audio Control Panel (XPilot, Xsquawkbox, VPilot, etc) ATC that is in range. Even if you were using CHCH_S_CTR he may not be able to h...
by Dick Tucker
Sat Dec 28, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: Use of multiple frequencies within VATNZ Airspace is for Extending Enroute Controllers Only
Replies: 14
Views: 364

Re: Use of multiple frequencies within VATNZ Airspace is for Extending Enroute Controllers Only

1. I love AFV and I thought the point was to get the pilots to change to appropriate frequencies during their flight. I had no problem during Worldflight when a couple of controllers passed me off to another freq and they answered. Perhaps the controller could say "Contact me on CHCH Control 123.7" ...
by Dick Tucker
Wed Jul 03, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Social Events
Topic: FlightSimExpo 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 630

Re: FlightSimExpo 2019

and the standout from my trip was lunch with the Astronaut, Kennedy Space Center. John Blaha was magic, his talk inspiring. "John F Kennedy changed the world when he said "We are going to the Moon". Students took up Engineering, Mathematics (look as Math as a foreign language for Engineers and Physi...
by Dick Tucker
Wed Jul 03, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: Social Events
Topic: FlightSimExpo 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 630

Re: FlightSimExpo 2019

A320 sim.jpg
I'm sure this will fit in my spare room :-)
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The Xplane crowd
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Just like my school reports - Could try harder!
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by Dick Tucker
Wed Jul 03, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: Social Events
Topic: FlightSimExpo 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 630

Re: FlightSimExpo 2019

What a great event it was too. If you want to see more about what went on go to YOUTUBE and put FlightSimExpo 2019 in the search box.
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Excellent exhibitor participation
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the crowd.jpg
Over 1600 attendees
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Orlando event Tower and Ground control desk
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to be continued...
by Dick Tucker
Thu May 02, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Social Events
Topic: FlightSimExpo 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 630

FlightSimExpo 2019

Anyone else going to FlightSimExpo in Orlando on June 7-9, 2019?
by Dick Tucker
Mon Feb 25, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: ARM SPOILERS
Replies: 5
Views: 748

Re: ARM SPOILERS

yoohoo, back to the Regionals then David :-)
by Dick Tucker
Sun Feb 17, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Thijs Hoedemaker - RIP
Replies: 3
Views: 609

Re: Thijs Hoedemaker - RIP

Thank you Zain, it is a sad loss.
by Dick Tucker
Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:13 pm
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: Sorry pilots, my ES crashed
Replies: 1
Views: 297

Sorry pilots, my ES crashed

If one is modifying a flight plan and someone calls on frequency my EuroScope crashes.
by Dick Tucker
Wed Sep 12, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: ADS-C inside NZZO - no need for position reports?
Replies: 3
Views: 433

Re: ADS-C inside NZZO - no need for position reports?

As I grew older I realised it was quite nice not to be glued to the keyboard/computer and interact with real people now and then. 'LONG LIVE THE OCEANIC REPORTING TOOL!' :P
by Dick Tucker
Wed Aug 22, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: VATNZ Promotions
Topic: New Approach Rated Controller - Dick Tucker
Replies: 8
Views: 770

Re: New Approach Rated Controller - Dick Tucker

Thank you all and a special thanks to Andrew M for his time and patience.
by Dick Tucker
Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Real World Aviation
Topic: NZAA Planespotting
Replies: 12
Views: 1127

Re: NZAA Planespotting

Brilliant Zain, thank you.
by Dick Tucker
Tue Jun 19, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: My ATIS wont work
Replies: 10
Views: 1222

Re: My ATIS wont work

Thanks Alex, I I thought it may be my muck-up. Thanks for fixing it.
cheers,
Dick
by Dick Tucker
Mon Jun 18, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: My ATIS wont work
Replies: 10
Views: 1222

My ATIS wont work

While on NZAA_APP on Saturday my ATIS stopped. (See atis2.jpg) It was working fine when I set it up at the beginning of the session. After much jiggery/pokery I can't make it work again. I downloaded the files again and followed Alex's instructions and finished up with atis1.jpg Hmm, where did [WELL...