me / 14 Dec 2018 / Kia Ora Hong Kong

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me / 14 Dec 2018 / Kia Ora Hong Kong

#1 Post by VATNZ Events » Sat Dec 08, 2018 3:11 pm

Major Event
Kia Ora Hong Kong
Saturday 15th December 2018 1100-1300 NZDT / 0900-1100 AEDT / Fri 2200-0000 UTC


<span>This Saturday VATNZ and VATSIM Hong Kong have arranged a long haul event that will see the sights of Auckland, Port Moresby, Indonesia, The Philippines and finally Hong Kong. Passing through 5 countries you will </span><span>experience </span><span>a range of controllers and procedures. Join us on this 5019 mile journey from the southern hemisphere to the northern hemisphere. </span>

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<span>Auckland</span> (icao: NZAA; iata: AKL) is New Zealand's busiest airport and the gateway for more than 70% of New Zealand's foreign visitors. Serving the largest population centre in the country and a major international and domestic hub, it sees a heavy flow of traffic throughout the day.

<span>Hong Kong</span> airport features 2 parallel runways and is a significant hub for cargo and passenger operations. The airport is built on reclaimed land and appears like its own island. Hong Kong is serviced by many well-known airlines and is the world&rsquo;s 8th busiest airport.

Fly any aircraft on this 12 hour flight from Auckland to Hong Kong and enjoy ATC the whole way

Aim to depart Auckland between 11am and 1pm.

<span>To assist with position reports, feel free to use the Oceanic Reporting Tool.</span>


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