Aussie Group Flights Team: Emerald Isle Tiger Tour - Kildare to Dublin

In this event we will be flying around Ireland in the Tiger Moth. Low and Slow is the order of the day. An opportunity to take in the beautiful scenery that is the Emerald Isle.

Leg 1: Cork(EICK) to Kildare(EIKH)
Leg 2: Kildare(EIKH) to Dublin Intl(EIDW)
Leg 3: Dublin Intl(EIDW) to Crossmaglen(EGKQ)
Leg 4: Crossmaglen(EGKQ) to The City of Derry(EGAE)
Leg 5: The City of Derry(EGAE) to St Angelo(EGAB)
Leg 6: St Angelo(EGAB) to Clifden(EIIB)
Leg 7: Clifden(EIIB) to Shannon(EINN)
Leg 8: Shannon(EINN) to Cork(EICK)

Leg 2: Kildare(EIKH) to Dublin Intl(EIDW)

Details to follow. Hope you can join us.


Regards, Paul

ATTENTION Aussie Flight Group Participants …

Group Flight: 2023-05-01T20:00:00Z


Route: Kildare(EIKH) Stradbelly(EIST) Abbeyleix(EIIH) Maganey(EICW) Hacketstown(EIHN) Newcastle(EINC) Powerscourt(EIPI) Dun Laoghaire(POI2) Dublin(POI1) Dublin Intl(EIDW).

Take off from Kildare(EIKH)
Track 267 deg to StradbellyEIST) 11.2nm
Touch and Go at StradbellyEIST)
Track 204 deg to Abbeyleix(EIIH) 9.9nm
Touch and Go at Abbeyleix(EIIH)
Track 090 deg to Maganey(EICW) 12.1nm
Touch and Go at Maganey(EICW)
Track 102 deg to Hacketstown(EIHN) 14nm
Touch and Go at Hacketstown(EIHN)
Track 057 deg to Newcastle(EINC) 23nm
Full Stop Landing at Newcastle(EINC) +++ 10 minute break +++
Take off from Newcastle(EINC)
Track 320 deg to Powerscourt(EIPT) 8.6nm
Touch and Go at Powerscourt(EIPT)
Track 019 deg to Dun Laoghaire(POI2)
Tarck 307 deg to Dublin(POI1)
Track 003 deg to Dublin Intl(EIDW) 4.3nm
Full Stop landing at Dublin Intl(EIDW)

Altitude: The route can be flown up to 3,500’ to be clear of terrain.

Airport details

Elev: 303’
RW 01/19 Asphalt
RW 11/29 Grass

Elev: 353’
RW 07/25 Grass

Elev: 616’
RW 01/19 Grass

Elev: 163’
RW 18/36 Grass

Elev: 616’
RW 15/33 Grass

Elev: 1’
RW 18/36 Grass

Elev: 131’
RW 12/30 Grass

Dublin Intl(EIDW)
Elev: 243’
RW 10R/28L Asphalt
RW 16/34 Asphalt

Aircraft: Tiger Moth

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 8am. This will allow us to fly in daylight and choose REAL weather so that the winds are correct.

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 move the time slide bar to show 8:00am. 
Click Close and Fly from the World Map view.

We can start departing from 20:00z. 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 …

Little NavMap: VFR Kildare Aerodrome (EIKH) to Dublin Intl (EIDW).lnmpln (2.8 KB)

MSFS: VFR Kildare Aerodrome (EIKH) to Dublin Intl (EIDW).pln (3.5 KB)

Recommended scenery …

FREE membership to our Discord Server. Join in the friendly banter during the flight.
In addition there are useful services and information for members of the Discord Server.

Link: Aussie Group Flights Team - On-line Flying

Print this flight card out for your easy reference during the flight (Note: only available up to the date of the flight): Dropbox - Flight Card_EITT.pdf - Simplify your life

Event reminder …

Need a new link for Discord please, Never mind, found it…