Aussie Group Flights Team: Japan Tour - Obihiro(RJCB) to Odate-Noshiro(RJSR)

Join us as we tour across the islands of Japan from North to South. We will pick different aircraft for legs as distance demands.

Leg 2: Obihiro(RJCB) to Odate-Noshiro(RJSR) 246nm

Details to follow. Hope you can join us.


Regards, Paul

ATTENTION Aussie Flight Group Participants …

Group Flight: 2023-09-14T10:00:00Z


Route: Obihiro(RJCB) New Chitose(RJCC) Hakodate(RJCH) Ominato Aero(RJSO) Aomori(RJSA) Odate-Noshiro(RJSR).

Take off from Obihiro(RJCB)
Track 282 deg to New Chitose(RJCC) 67nm
Touch and Go at New Chitose(RJCC)
Track 223 deg to Hakodate(RJCH) 72nm
Touch and Go at Hakodate(RJCH)
Track 166 deg to Ominato Aero(RJSO) 35nm
Full Stop Landing at Ominato Aero(RJSO) +++ 10 minute break +++
Take off from Ominato Aero(RJSO)
Track 223 deg to Aomori(RJSA) 36nm
Touch and Go at Aomori(RJSA)
Track 213 deg to Odate-Noshiro(RJSR) 36nm
Full Stop landing at Odate-Noshiro(RJSR).

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

Airport details:

Elev: 490’
RW 17/35 Asphalt

New Chitose(RJCC)
Elev: 70’
RW 18L/36R Asphalt
RW 18R/36L Asphalt
RW 01L/19R Asphalt
RW 01R/19L Asphalt

Elev: 112’
RW 12/30 Asphalt

Ominato Aero(RJSO)
Elev: 24’
RW 04/22 Asphalt

Elev: 650’
RW 06/24 Asphalt

Elev: 276’
RW 11/29 Asphalt

Aircraft: DA40

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 South East Asia.

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

Plans for the event …

Little NavMap: VFR Obihiro (RJCB) to Odate-Noshiro (RJSR).lnmpln (2.0 KB)

MSFS: VFR Obihiro (RJCB) to Odate-Noshiro (RJSR).pln (2.6 KB)

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_Jap.pdf - Simplify your life

Event reminder …