This event began 04/02/20 and repeats every week on Thursday until 12/02/21
VATSIM Scandinavia and Finland invite you to enjoy our weekly event, Welcome to HEL. Helsinki Airport will be fully staffed by our air traffic controllers every Thursday 1800z-2100z.
A rapidly growing team of controllers is looking forward to guiding you into Helsinki Airport (EFHK). Helsinki Control (EFIN_CTR) will also provide top-down service all across Finnish airspace. We guarantee professional, flexible and friendly service across the entirety of Finland.
See you on Thursday!
Briefing | Charts
It's time for Oliver Olsen to prove his worth to become an S2 controller on Kastrup Tower (EKCH_TWR), on the 27th of May from 18-20z. Come join Oliver at Copenhagen, even if you fancy flying helicopter, a big airliner or a small Cessna og Piper.
Ready for an adventure in the beautiful scenery in western Norway? On the 6th of June between 15-18z, there will not be only 1, but 4 staffed airports on the western coast of Norway. Fire up your favourite GA aircraft and enjoy a VFR flight between Ålesund, Molde, Hovden or Kristiansund.
We look forward to a fun evening of flying!
VATSIM Scandinavia and VATSIM Germany will continue the Scandinavian Weeks on Saturday the 12th of July 2021 with part 2 of 4. Over 4 parts there will be shuttle events between the most beautiful Nordic airports and the German capital.
This week it continues with Copenhagen. After Helsinki was very properly received, we are looking forward to the upcoming event.
EDDB-EKCH: GERGA M725 LABES T298 MONAK
EKCH-EDDB: SIMEG M736 SALLO M44 KOGIM M725 RODEP T280 KETAP
There will be a checkout in Helsinki Radar on Saturday the 12th of June, as @Ahti Matilainenwill need a challenge. Please join us with anything that flies! The whole of Finland will be covered by ATC.
On Sunday 13th June between 16:00z and 20:00z all pilots are welcome to join Vatsim Scandinavia and Latvia vACC for a City Link event!
There is nothing more satisfying than flying a rotation with full ATC right? Right! That is why Vatsim Scandinavia and Latvia vACC have teamed up to bring you such an opportunity! Your starting location could be ESSA or EVRA and with two short flights your rotation would be complete! You will have the full immersive experience from getting your IFR clearance, taxi, take off, on-route and landing! Be sure to check out the preferred routs and above all make sure to have fun!
Our controllers have already booked their slots for this event and they cannot wait to see you from their tower or on their radar screens soon!
Gander Oceanic in association with Moncton FIR, Montreal FIR, Toronto FIR, VATSIM Scandinavia, Austria vACC and French vACC proudly presents: Cross The Pond Lite. On 19 June, 2021 fly from any one of the European airports to any of the Canadian airports or vice versa. The duration of this event is between 1000z-2300z. Expect ATC services from your departure airport to oceanic and to your arrival airport.
For pilot bookings visit: https://vats.im/ctplite_bookings
Wanna control the OCA? Visit: https://vats.im/CTP-Lite
Check out this cool introduction video: https://youtu.be/YnLHLestxnU
On 20 June between 18-20z, we would need your help to let the candidate earn his C1 rating at BIRD_1_CTR.
Take your favorite aircraft and fly VFR or IFR, the choice is yours and enjoy a fun evening of flying.
Remember your charts and if you are new to Icelandic airspace, we recommend having a look at the pilot briefing page.
See you on Sunday 20th June!
It’s time for another popular citypair between Amsterdam and Copenhagen on Saturday the 26th of June from 1600 to 2100z. Take your favourite aircraft for a busy rotation between Amsterdam Schiphol (EHAM) and Copenhagen Kastrup (EKCH). Expect excellent ATC coverage and a lot of traffic, so don’t miss this city pair. Please remember to have your charts, especially if it is your first time visiting Denmark or the Netherlands. We hope to see you joining in for the fun on Saturday evening June 26th.