Welcome to the next installment of Newbie Night. This events offers the chance for inexperienced members to join experienced real world aviators who are ready to take to the Virtual skies to offer their expertise. Whether you've been flying for years or never connected, it'll be the night for you with plenty of people available to help on the VATPAC Discord.
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- ATC who are willing to teach and have patience
- Pilots who are also patient but would love to share knowledge or learn something knew
This week, fly from Melbourne to Canberra and experience Class C and enroute airspace. The flight will depart around 1800 AEST (0800z) with ATC requested/available till around 2200 AEST (1200z)
An example of procedures with Tower, Approach and Center can be found here https://vatpac.org/pilots/tutorials/ifr-melbourne-to-sydney/
VATPAC recommends the following routes to fly from Melbourne to Canberra. This route has been sourced from the ERSA Flight Planning Document https://www.airservicesaustralia.com/aip/current/ersa/GUID_ersa-fac-2-2_21MAY2020.pdf.
DCT ML H129 DOSEL Y59 ARRAN J42 CB DCT - Jet Aircraft
DCT ML H129 DOSEL W569 AY J42 CB DCT - Non-jet Aircraft
|Name||Login Identifier||Radio Callsign||Frequency|
|Melbourne Tower||ML_TWR||Melbourne Tower||120.500|
|Canberra Approach||CB_APP||Canberra Approach||124.500|
|Melbourne Center (Snowy)||ML-SNO_CTR||Brisbane Center||124.000|
Air-Services Charts: https://www.airservicesaustralia.com/aip/current/dap/AeroProcChartsTOC.htm
MISC - Miscellaneous Items
Payware - AUSv2 (FSX/P3D) *Required by ORBX Airports* + Melbourne Cityscene (P3Dv4 Fix here)