Aussie Group Flights Team: Tiger Moth - Calonne to Montmedy

Group flights, Aussie style. Aussie Group Flights Team is the ultimate way to explore the world with your favourite people.

In this Series of seven events, we will fly from Calonne to Montmedy in France.

Leg 1 Bristol to Shorham
Leg 2 Shoram to Calonne
Leg 3 Calonne to Marville Montmedy
Leg 4 Marville Montmedy to Habsheim
Leg 5 Habsheim to Bad Ragaz
Leg 6 Bad Ragaz to Aviosuperficie Kong
Leg 7 Aviosuperficie Kong to Aviosuperficie Citta Di Curtatone

I’d like to acknowledge Medps/CheerfulLlama38 (David) for suggesting the event and providing supporting information.

Details to follow. Hope you can join us.


Regards, Paul

ATTENTION Aussie Flight Group Participants …


Route: Calonne(LFQT) Benifontaine(LFQL) Niergnies AB(LFYG) Ulm La Flamengrie(LFUB) Charleville-Mezieres(LFQV) Douzy(LFSJ) Marville Montmedy(LFYK).

Take off from Calonne(LFQT)
Track 141 deg to Benifontaine(LFQL) 11.3nm
Touch and Go at Benifontaine(LFQL)
Track 137 deg to Niergnies AB(LFYG) 26nm
Touch and Go at Niergnies AB(LFYG)
Track 106 deg to Ulm La Flamengrie(LFUB) 28nm
Full Stop Landing at Ulm La Flamengrie(LFUB) +++ 10 minute break +++
Take off from Ulm La Flamengrie(LFUB)
Track 114 deg to Charleville-Mezieres(LFQV) 30nm
Touch and Go at Charleville-Mezieres(LFQV) 
Track 114 deg to Douzy(LFSJ) 17.1nm
Touch and Go at Douzy(LFSJ)
Track 127 deg to Marville Montmedy(LFYK) 19.1nm
Full Stop landing at Marville Montmedy(LFYK)

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

Airport details

Elev: 61’
RW 04/22 Asphalt
RW 04R/22L Grass

Elev: 170’
RW 03/21 Grass
RW 09/27 Grass

Niergnies AB(LFYG)
Elev: 312’
RW 07R/25L Grass
RW 08/26 Cement

Ulm La Flamengrie(LFUB)
Elev: 687’
RW 01/19 Grass

Elev: 492’
RW 11/29 Asphalt

Elev: 513’
RW 08L/26R Grass
RW 08/26 Asphalt

Marville Montmedy(LFYK)
Elev: 895’
RW 12/30 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 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.

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 to support the event …

Little NavMap: IFR Calonne (LFQT) to Marville Montmédy Airfield (LFYK).lnmpln (2.4 KB)

MSFS: IFR Calonne (LFQT) to Marville Montmedy Airfield (LFYK).pln (2.9 KB)

Refer to the Discord Server for the Flight Card for this event.

Event reminder …