VATCAR presents ‘Light Up The Caribbean 2018’ which will take place on Saturday 17th February from 2200z to 0300z. This will be a special event as every FIR within VATCAR along with Miami ARTCC will be staffed providing ATC for the entire Caribbean. Furthermore, this event is sponsored by RWY26 Sim and a lucky pilot will have the chance to win a scenery produced by them.
Which FIRs/ARTCCs are taking part?
Nassau FIR | http://nassau.vatcar.org/
Havana FIR | http://havana.vatcar.org/
Kingston FIR | http://www.kingston.vatcar.org/
San Juan CERAP | http://sanjuan.vatcar.org/
Piarco FIR | http://piarco.vatcar.org/
Port-au-Prince FIR | http://port-au-prince.vatcar.org/home/
Santo Domingo FIR | http://santodomingo.vatcar.org/
Curacao FIR | http://curacao.vatcar.org/website/
Miami ARTCC | http://www.zmaartcc.net/wp/
How can I enter for a chance to win?
One pilot will be randomly selected from the list of entries. A pilot may submit more than one entry provided it is a different flight per entry.
1. Departure/Arrival airport must be within VATCAR. Example (but not limited to): MKJS, TTPP, MTPP
2. Departure/Arrival must be within the event time
3. #lightupthecaribbeanevent must be in your remarks
4. Submit your entry here.
On March 2nd 2019, San Juan CERAP, Santo Domingo FIR and Kingston FIR will be hosting the Miami Meet Up from 2359z till 0400z.
Aircraft are to depart one of the Featured airports and meet at KMIA, with full ATC services.
Come have some fun and say what’s up!
Featured departing airports:
MDPC, TJSJ, MKJP, MMMX
Featured meet up/landing airport:
MDPC: PNA SGO MALVN MADIZ FOWEE FLIPR6
TJSJ: ACONY3 PALDE FEKKO WRECK MADIZ FOWEE FLIPR6
MKJP: IKMIL IKBIX MTH CURSO5
MMMX: LENUK UB646 CANOA EADEN CURSO5
If you have a non-RNAV capable plane, the FOWEE9 can work for the FLIPR6 and the DVALL3 can work for the CURSO5.
Pilots we here at VATUSA hope to spice up your Friday night. On Friday July 5th, 2019 from 2359z-0900z you can look forward to full coverage across all VATUSA ARTCCs. With the east coast starting at 2359z and every hour more ARTCCs will log on moving from east to west. Come out and enjoy some professional and eager controllers across the US.
|Event Name:||Kingston Fir and Panama Crossfire|
|Event Time:||2019/11/11 18:00 GMT|
|Event Duration:||6 hours|
|Sponsored by:||Kingston Fir and Panama Fir|
Quarantine got you reminiscing about flightsim? Need something to do? We’re here to take care of that!
VATCAR presents ‘Saturday Night Caribbean Heat’ which will take place every other Saturday night from 2300z to 0300z. This bi-weekly event will kickoff on May 16th at TNCM with the host FIR being San Juan CERAP. Each week we will hold the event at different FIRs and airports, so stay tuned for more info in the coming weeks.
The Nassau FIR, and the Kingston FIR have teamed up to give you a fun crossfire between 3 Caribbean airports! MYNN, MKJP, and MWCR will all be fully staffed, so come on down to the Caribbean! Tropical Escape will take place on May 30th from 1900z to 2300z.
Nassau FIR | https://nassau.vatcar.org/
Kingston FIR | https://www.kingston.vatcar.org/
The Nassau FIR is excited to be hosting the bi-weekly VATCAR Caribbean Heat event!
The Nassau FIR will be fully staffed from 1900-2300Z (3PM – 7PM EST) on June 27th, and we are excited to welcome all traffic, whether it be small props flying to our beautiful islands, or your commercial airliner into our international airport!
We hope to see you all there.
Enjoy the views!