Players, Practice, Passengers | Australian Open Fly-In | Doha & Dubai to Melbourne
Event is sponsored by @QantasVirtualGroup.
If any of you are tennis fans then you may be aware that the qualifiers for the 2021 Australian Open are currently being played in Doha and Dubai, before the lucky group of qualifiers fly down to Melbourne and head for Melbourne Park, the home of the Australian Open. The qualifiers are usually played at Melbourne park itself, but due to COVID, they have decided for the first time in the history of the Australian Open, to play the qualifiers overseas.
This event has partnered with @QantasVirtualGroup to operate these special charter flights down to Melbourne and get the players there in time for the very exciting and first round of the Australian Open.
Below you can find all the important information in regards to the event:
Server: Expert Server
Airports: Dubai International Airport | Hamad International Airport
ICAO Codes: OMDB | OTHH
Suggested Aircraft: Qantas Boeing 787-9
Below is the list of available gates for each departure airport. They have been separated into separate drop down menus in an effort to make the gate reservation lists easier to navigate.
Dubai International Airport | Gate Reservations
Concourse A Gate A01 | @Declan_O
Concourse A Gate A02 | @Oli_H
Concourse A Gate A03 | @Josh
Concourse A Gate A04 | @DannyHL
Concourse A Gate A05 | @Robert_Thomas1
Concourse A Gate A06 | @Canadian_Aviator
Concourse A Gate A07 | @Errigal
Concourse A Gate A08 | @ewoharg4
Concourse A Gate A09 | @Capt_Skytrack
Concourse A Gate A10 | @Fat_Albert_512
Concourse A Gate D01 | @Indybeach
Concourse A Gate D02 | @IFK-HVAC
Concourse A Gate D03 | @Liam06
Concourse A Gate D04 | @Alex_E
Concourse A Gate D05 | @IFYMX
Concourse A Gate D06 |
Concourse A Gate D09 |
Concourse A Gate D10 |
Hamad International Airport | Gate Reservations
Concourse C Gate C02 |
Concourse C Gate C04 | @Toby172
Concourse C Gate C06 | @baselagab
Concourse C Gate C08 | @Half-Aviation
Concourse C Gate C10 | @sam2875
Concourse C Gate C01 | @samory167
Concourse C Gate C03 | @Cameron_M
Concourse C Gate C05 | @Ritesh321
Concourse C Gate C07 |
Concourse C Gate C09 |
Some NOTAMS are listed below. We ask that you please take a read through these in order to ensure that the event runs smoothly and that you as the pilot have the best experience and maximum enjoyment possible.
Please ensure that you reserve a gate below if you are interested in partaking in this event.
Please spawn at the gate 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time that is listed above.
Please ensure that you are following the event leader that will be nominated for each departure airport and file their flight plan.
Please also ensure to follow all IFATC instructions if present. Remember that any IFATC instructions override your filed flight plan.