Aussie Group Flights Team: ATR Turnaround - Dublin/Belfast

In this event we will fly the ATR 72-600 Turbo Prop in Northern Ireland.

Aircraft: ATR 72-600

Leg 1: EIDW NEVR5P NEVRI N34 ABSUN DCT MAGEE DCT EGAC (Alt: FL130) (Block: 58min)

Leg 2: EGAC DCT NUMPI P620 NIMAT NIMA1K EIDW (Alt: FL120) (Block: 1hr)

Details to follow. Hope you can join us.

PLEASE NOTE: THIS INFORMATION IS FOR FLIGHT SIMULATION USE ONLY.

Regards, Paul

ATTENTION Aussie Flight Group Participants …

Group Flight: 2023-10-05T20:00:00Z

PLEASE DO NOT SPAWN ON THE RUNWAY. ENSURE YOU SELECT THE STARTING POSITION ON THE RAMP.

Leg1: Dublin to Belfast
Plan: EIDW NEVR5P NEVRI N34 ABSUN MAGEE EGAC
Alt: FL130’
Alternate: EGPH
Block Time: 58 min
Block Fuel: 1,710kgs
Block Payload: 7,303kgs

Leg2: Belfast to Dublin
Plan: EGAC NUMPI P620 NIMAT NIMA1K EIDW
Alt FL120
Alternate: EINN
Block Time: 1hr
Block Fuel: 1,925kgs
Block Payload: 7,303kgs

Airport details:

Dublin(EIDW)
Elev: 243’
RW 10L/23R Asphalt
RW 10R/23L Asphalt
RW 16/34 Asphalt

Belfast(EGAC)
Elev: 15’
RW 04/22 Asphalt

Aircraft: ATR 72/600

IMPORTANT: In the interest of keeping it REAL, please refrain from selecting inappropriate aircraft, like airliners. This only detracts from the immersion of the flight.

Seeing Aircraft Correctly: You need to do two things to ensure you can see the other pilots in the event and see them in the aircraft they selected.

Select the same server: To do this, proceed as follows:

From the Welcome Screen, click on your Username (top right)
From the list of servers, under Servers, select WEST USA

Turn off Generic Planes: To do this, proceed as follows:

From the Welcome Screen, click on OPTIONS
Click on GENERAL
With TRAFFIC selected, scroll down to the last option and set USE GENERIC PLANE MODELS to OFF

Turning off Crash/Damage:

Select Options/Assistance
Expand Failure & Damage
Disable Crash Damage
Disable Aircraft Stress Damage
Disable Engine Stress Damage
Accept the changes

Voice Room: My personal Discord server is used for voice comms. If you haven’t already joined my server, click on the below link to request access. I will set you up as a Member so you can access the server. Ensure you do this prior to the flight, as latecomers will need to wait for the next event.

Link to join the Voice Room: Aussie Group Flights Team - On-line Flying

Note: this link is only valid for 7 days from posting.

Weather/Time: We will set the time to REAL TIME and REAL WEATHER. This will allow us to fly in a variety of times based on the timezone we are flying.

From the World Map view, click on Flight Conditions (upper right of screen)
Click on All Players, Live Traffic, Custom
Under Weather and Time, select Live Weather and Real Time. 
Click Close and Fly from the World Map view.

We can start departing from 10:00z. There will be no need for official radio calls. Lets just have some fun taking in the scenery and the social aspects of the event.

Turning on Points of Interest

Select Options/Assistance
Expand POI
Set Landmark Markers to ON
Set City Markers to ON
Set Airport Markers to ON
Accept the changes

Turning on Name Tags (This will assist you in following the group if you get disoriented):

Select Options/GeneralTraffic
Set Show Traffic Nameplates to On
Accept the settings

Still confused, check out the multiplayer video tutorial from SimHangar Flight Simulation: MSFS | MULTIPLAYER | How To Guide | Everything You Need To Know | Fly in events coming soon. - YouTube

Let me know if there’s anything else that I’ve missed that you need to know.,

Regards, Paul

Flight plans for the event …

Dublin to Belfast:

Little NavMap: IFR Eidw (EIDW) to George Best Belfast City Airpo (EGAC).lnmpln (2.0 KB)

MSFS: IFR Eidw (EIDW) to George Best Belfast City Airpo (EGAC).pln (5.2 KB)

Belfast to Dublin:

Little NavMap: IFR George Best Belfast City Airpo (EGAC) to Eidw (EIDW).lnmpln (1.8 KB)

MSFS: IFR George Best Belfast City Airpo (EGAC) to Eidw (EIDW).pln (2.6 KB)

Event reminder …