Aussie Group Flights Team: ReUnion Island Tour

Climb aboard your favourite bush cub and lets check out ReUnion Island, off the East of Africa.

Details to follow. Hope you can join us.


Regards, Paul


ATTENTION Aussie Flight Group Participants …

Group Flight: 2023-09-14T20:00:00Z


Route: Gillot(FMEE) Pierrefonds(FMEP) Gillot(FMEE).

Take off from Gillot(FMEE)
Track 294 deg to LP1 4.2nm
Full Stop Landing at LP1
Take off from LP1
Track 265 deg to WP1 and follow all waypoints to WP18
Track 235 deg to Pierrefonds(FMEP) 3.5nm
Full Stop Landing at Pierrefonds(FMEP) +++ 10 min Break +++
Take off from Pierrefonds(FMEP)
Track 129 deg to LP2 10.6nm
Full Stop Landing at LP2
Take off from LP2
Track 095 deg to WP19 and follow all waypoints to WP28
Track 338 deg to LP3 1.6nm
Full Stop Landing at LP3
Take off from LP3
Track 341 deg to WP29 and follow all waypoints to WP31
Track 299 deg to Gillot(FMEE) 4.9nm
Full Stop Landing at Gillot(FMEE)

Altitude: The route can be flown up to 10,500’ to be clear of terrain.

Airport details

Elev: 66’
RW 12/30 Asphalt
RW 14/32 Asphalt

Elev: 60’
RW 15/33 Asphalt

Aircraft: Bush Cub

IMPORTANT: In the interest of keeping it REAL, please refrain from selecting inappropriate aircraft, like airliners. Unless it is appropriate for the event. 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 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. Let’s 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 Gillot (FMEE) to Gillot (FMEE).lnmpln (6.7 KB)

MSFS: VFR Gillot (FMEE) to Gillot (FMEE).pln (11.2 KB)

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