[jhb_airlines] Re: FPI Wednesday night

  • From: "Mike Brook" <mike.brook@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 28 Aug 2006 13:14:25 +0100

I'm going to try my damnedest to be there as a pilot!

MikeB (currently repositioning EGGP-EGPK...)

> -----Original Message-----
> From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Bones
> Sent: Monday, August 28, 2006 1:08 PM
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> Subject: [jhb_airlines] FPI Wednesday night
> 
> 
> With the FPI booking system gone could we confirm who will be 
> online on
> Wednesday?
> 
> I will probably log in as EGPX_CTR leaving the airfields open 
> for everyone
> else to grab. I don't expect Centre to get much traffic at 
> all as the three
> airfields are close enough to co-ordinate directly. I suggest 
> that traffic
> between Glasgow and Edinburgh routes direct as should Glasgow 
> to Prestwick.
> I'd suggest that Edinburgh/Prestwick traffic route via TLA 
> VOR to give some
> legroom.
> 
> As the three airports are very close to one another it is 
> essential for ATC
> to get rid of outbound traffic as soon as possible. The CTR's 
> are clearly
> marked and I'd recommend handing aircraft over almost as they 
> leave your
> CTR. Edinburgh to Prestwick traffic isn't as critical if 
> going via TLA and
> the VOR is a good point for handovers. For traffic between 
> Prestwick and
> Glasgow it is just the opposite and you only have 2nm between zones -
> handovers will have to be very fast.
> 
> I'll sit back as Centre to pick up any inbounds from further 
> points or just
> to provide a helping hand.
> 
> Have we a current list for ATC manning the three airports?
> 
> 
> 
> bones
> bones@xxxxxxx
> http://fsaviation.net
> 
> 
> 
> 


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