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by Oliver Holmwood
Thu Nov 08, 2018 11:10 am
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: AIRAC 1812 - DELAYED
Replies: 0
Views: 224

AIRAC 1812 - DELAYED

Hi everyone, Just letting you know that the release of AIRAC 1812 will be delayed until late November due to NZQA examinations. The update is the biggest of the year so work won't be started until 23rd of November. Some changes to keep in mind when controlling: NZWN: -New control zone which also mea...
by Oliver Holmwood
Mon Nov 05, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Proposed GD for Colour Vision
Replies: 4
Views: 304

Proposed GD for Colour Vision

Maybe some good news for anyone looking to get a medical out there... They might introducing some more lenient requirements.

https://www.caa.govt.nz/assets/legacy/m ... vision.pdf
by Oliver Holmwood
Sat Sep 15, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: Sorry pilots, my ES crashed
Replies: 1
Views: 162

Re: Sorry pilots, my ES crashed

I have a problem where if I open a flight plan and the pilot disconnects when I'm still editing and I hit "Ok" ES crashes. Happened to me early on in the event. Really annoying!
by Oliver Holmwood
Thu Sep 13, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: [SECTOR FILES] NZZC AIRAC 1810
Replies: 2
Views: 281

[SECTOR FILES] NZZC AIRAC 1810

NZZC release 13/SEP 1 GENERAL CHANGES BITIL fix in the Wellington terminal renamed to IPMIR Fixed error in New Plymouth where there was a PM transition on a STAR instead of an NP transition (joining overhead) New Plymouth control zone sector highlight fixed 2 AERODROME CHANGES Wellington (NZWN) New ...
by Oliver Holmwood
Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: VATNZ Promotions
Topic: New Approach Rated Controller - Dick Tucker
Replies: 8
Views: 408

Re: New Approach Rated Controller - Dick Tucker

Well done Dick, have fun with your new rating!
by Oliver Holmwood
Thu Jul 19, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: [SECTOR FILES] NZZC AIRAC 1808
Replies: 1
Views: 418

[SECTOR FILES] NZZC AIRAC 1808

NZZC release 19/JUL 1 GENERAL CHANGES Various new fixes around the Wellington area for the new RNP-AR approaches. 2 AERODROME CHANGES Hamilton (NZHN) New surface movement screen: Updated to region data instead of geo No parkings, taxiways or holding point names as of yet - tbc later New Plymouth (NZ...
by Oliver Holmwood
Thu Jul 05, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: VATNZ Promotions
Topic: New Aerodrome Controller - Jordan Head
Replies: 4
Views: 279

Re: New Aerodrome Controller - Jordan Head

Congrats Jordan, welcome to the team!
by Oliver Holmwood
Mon Jun 25, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: Social Events
Topic: Wellington Meet Up
Replies: 2
Views: 391

Re: Wellington Meet Up

Should be able to make it. I'll let you know closer to the time if I can't.
by Oliver Holmwood
Fri May 25, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: ATC Chatter
Topic: [SECTOR FILES] NZZC AIRAC 1806a
Replies: 1
Views: 237

[SECTOR FILES] NZZC AIRAC 1806a

NZZC 1806a release 24/May. Please note, I had to retract the previous release (1806) for technical issues with the contents of the ESE file. 1 GENERAL CHANGES •Various new fixs around the Ohakea, Wellington and Woodbourne areas. •SIDs and STARs that can be displayed on the scope via the display sett...
by Oliver Holmwood
Fri May 04, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: VATNZ Notams
Topic: Queenstown Handoff - Radar to Tower
Replies: 0
Views: 248

Queenstown Handoff - Radar to Tower

G'day everyone, Please note that hand off from the approach/area controller to the tower controller in Queenstown must occur before the start of the approach. This is point ATKIL/UGPED for runway 23 and point IBABU for runway 05. The SOPs will be amended to make this clear before the release of AIRA...
by Oliver Holmwood
Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: VATNZ Promotions
Topic: New Aerodrome Controller - Jason Dockerty
Replies: 4
Views: 337

Re: New Aerodrome Controller - Jason Dockerty

Congrats Jason, enjoy it!
by Oliver Holmwood
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: VATNZ News
Topic: VATOCE Regional Director Appointed
Replies: 0
Views: 229

VATOCE Regional Director Appointed

With the greatest pleasure the Board of Governors wish to announce that Mr Alan Cooke has been appointed the new Regional Director of Oceania. Alan has a wealth of experienice having previously been Deputy Director of VATSIM Asia, and more recently Membership Director of VATSIM Europe. Please welcom...