Ayers Rock: Rock Around The Clock! | King Air 350i

Join us tonight, Friday night for an adventure across Australia led by the Legendary GunPilot!


The “Rock Around The Clock” flight sees us departing from the red centre of the Australian Outback in Alice Springs and loosely following the West McDonald Ranges east and then south to the iconic Uluru landmark (formerly called Ayers Rock and more commonly referred to as “The Rock” by many Australians).

Along the way we will land at a historic cattle station homestead, a remote Aboriginal art community, a meteor crater formed approx 140 million years ago, Kings Canyon, a cattle/camel station covering approx 2000 square kms, a large salt pan lake, the Olgas, and finally Uluru at sunset before finishing the flight with a landing (AT NIGHT!) at the airport close to the Uluru tourist resort centre at Yulara.

This flight will definitely bring home to you just how vast and desolate the outback is in Australia (remember that Australia is the same size as mainland USA but has only 1/10th the population ) and why it is defined as the driest continent on the planet.

We really will be flying through the middle of nowhere on this desert trip. During the flight we will be changing the time of day to give a feel for the different colours that can be seen at different times around the clock.

When: Fri Feb 12th @ 7PM ET/midnight Zulu
:point_right: Voice Channel on Discord → https://discord.gg/r5tmFRs
:point_right: Stream link to follow alonghttps://youtu.be/fiLRSVyrV74

Plane: King Air 350i
Duration: About 2-2.5 hours

TUTORIAL: How To Join A Community Event


The flight plan is located in the Discord under #events. :point_right: https://discord.gg/r5tmFRs

To use the flight plan, follow these steps:

-Download the flight plan to an easy-to-remember location
-Open MSFS
-Go to the globe
-Click “Load/Save” on the bottom of your screen
-Click “Load”
-Navigate to the downloaded flight plan
-Click load.

We will use custom weather.

Please adhere to the following settings so you can see everyone / be seen by everyone.

Variable - Setting
Multiplayer All
Live traffic As desired
Weather Live or Few Clouds

To communicate with others, a voice channel on the "Sizzling Nation Discord” at https://discord.gg/r5tmFRs will be available to join. You can also follow along through the YouTube stream: https://youtu.be/fiLRSVyrV74.

It is advised in this flight to turn off both aircraft collisions and terrain collisions. If you do crash, you can use the “slew” mode to join the pack.

This is event is open to everyone of all skill levels and is meant to be a fun event to meet other sim pilots.

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