26NOV22 The Icey Iceland Flyout @ BIKF

Welcome back to the new End of Month Event Series! It is nearly that time again where we host an event at one of the many 3D airports around the globe. Last time out we had a poll to ask the IFC what the next event should be and you guys have spoken. So I would like to welcome you to join both myself and @BP-Aviation in the capital of Iceland, Reykjavik!


About the Event:

Our airfield for this event is Keflavik, a delightful class Bravo airport. You can find a chart below:


Find more about Keflavik here:


You can RSVP to the event below:


We will be hosting the event during these timings:

2022-11-26T03:00:00Z2022-11-26T04:00:00Z


About:

Our featured route for this event will take us from the stunning coast of the Baltic Sea to just South of the Arctic Circle, Reykjavik. We will be flying it on the A220-300. more details will be shared on the day of the event.

Departure Airport Arrival Airport Airline Aircraft Flight Time
Riga - EVRA (3D) Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Air Baltic A220-300 3:43 Hours

We have curated a selection of a bunch of wonderful routes for you to fly, and more routes will be added each day. All below suggested routes can be flown in reverse as well.

Number of Route Departure Airport Arrival Airport Airline Aircraft Flight Time
1. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Zurich - LSZH (3D) Edelweiss Air A320 3:46 Hours
2. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Boston - KBOS (3D) Icelandair B757-200 5:22 Hours
3. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Dusseldorf - EDDL (3D) Eurowings A320 3:14 Hours
4. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Dublin - EIDW (3D) Icelandair B757-200 2:22 Hours
5. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Bristol - EGGD (3D) easyJet A320 2:45 Hours
6. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Vancouver - CYVR (3D) Icelandair B757-200 7:36 Hours
7. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Frankfurt - EDDF (3D) Lufthansa A320 3:28 Hours
8. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Denver - KDEN (3D) Icelandair B757-200 7:42 Hours
9. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) New York - KJFK (3D) Delta B767-300 5:44 Hours
10. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Gran Canaria - GCLP (3D) Icelandair B757-200 5:32 Hours
11. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Amsterdam - EHAM (3D) Transavia B737-800 3:01 Hours
12. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Seattle - KSEA (3D) Icelandair B757-200 7:45 Hours
13. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Manchester - EGCC (3D) Jet2 B737-800 2:32 Hours
14. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Paris - LFPG (3D) Icelandair B757-200 3:17 Hours
15. Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) London Heathrow - EGLL (3D) British Airways A320 2:51 Hours

About ATC:

Please feel free to join us as ATC during this event, Keflavik GTS is taken. You will need to be a specialist at a minimum to sign up.

Airport Frequency Controller
Local:
Keflavik ATIS: @Fourthnebula919
Keflavik Ground: @Fourthnebula919
Keflavik Tower: @Fourthnebula919
Radar:
Keflavik Approach:
Keflavik Departure:
Airport Frequency Controller
Local:
Riga ATIS:
Riga Ground:
Riga Tower:
Radar:
Riga Approach:
Riga Departure:

About:

Last time for the event we didn’t have route assignments. This time we decided to have assignments and see how it works out. We would highly suggest joining us on our featured route or utilizing some of the suggested routes. However please also feel free to fly a custom route, do keep in mind that all routes need to be realistic. To sign up reply below with the gate and route you want, airline and aircraft are also needed.

Number Gate Pilot Departure Arrival Aircraft Airline
1 West Gate 1 @BP-Aviation EVRA BIKF A220-300 Air Baltic
2 West Gate 3 @coolguy_bob EIDW BIKF A321-200 PLAY
3 West Gate 5 @Flying_Ryan BIKF EHAM 737-800 Transavia
4 West Gate 7 @JMacMcd BIKF EIDW 757-200 Icelandair
5 West Gate 9 @N889FQ BIKF EGCC 737-800 Jet2
6 South Gate 11
7 South Gate 14
8 East Gate 12
9 East Gate 10
10 East Gate 8
11 East Gate 6
12 East Gate 4
13 East Gate 2
14 Remote Stand 46
15 Remote Stand 44
16 Remote Stand 42
17 Remote Stand 40
18 Remote Stand 78
19 Remote Stand 76
20 Remote Stand 74
21 Remote Stand 79
22 Remote Stand 77
23 Remote Stand 72
24 Remote Stand 70

Announcement For All Pilots Attending The Event:

  • Please spawn in to your gate with enough time to set up your flight plan so you can depart before the event is over (only for those who are flying-out).
  • Please calculate your flight time to Ensure you arrive at Keflavik Airport within the timeslot ATC will be open (only for those who are flying-in).
  • Please reduce your taxi speed to avoid collisions.
  • Everyone must act professional at all times.
  • We take zero responsibility for any violations that may occur if you choose to not follow instructions.
  • Please follow all ATC instructions.
  • ATIS will be active, please follow this!

About:

If you are planning on performing a route you have found please double check it with Flightaware which can be found at the below link to ensure realism.


Please join us at the second event for this fantastic series!

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You might want to change the date on the title.

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Daily Suggested Route

###### Source: Denver - Wikipedia

Departure Airport Arrival Airport Airline Aircraft Flight Time
Reykjavik- BIKF (3D) Denver- KDEN (3D) Icelandair 757-200 8:10 Hours

Our first featured route is all the way over to Denver in the Icelandair 757-200. It is quite a lengthy hop but one we are sure you will enjoy. Denver is a city in Colorado, USA, quite close to the Rockies Mountain. Denver airport is the largest in the USA and the second largest in the world by land area.

Learn more here:

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Daily Suggested Route

Source: Glasgow - Wikipedia
Departure Airport Arrival Airport Airline Aircraft Flight Time
Reykjavik- BIKF (3D) Glasglow- EGPF (2D) Icelandair 757-200 1:50 Hours

Our Second featured route is a hop over to Glasglow in the UK. This route will once again be flown in the Icelandair 757-200. Glasglow is the largest city by population in Scotland and the 4th largest in the United Kingdom. The city is famous for its performing arts culture hosting almost all of Scotland’s universities for the same.

Learn more here:

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Daily Suggested Route

Departure Airport Arrival Airport Airline Aircraft Flight Time
Reykjavik- BIKF (3D) Warsaw - EPWA (3D) Wizz Air A321 3:57 Hours

Our third daily featured route is a flight over to Central Europe, landing in the capital of Poland, Warsaw. This route is flown on the Wizz Air A321neo after recently taking over from the original A321, due to the aircraft available to us in IF we will be using the A321. This city is famous for its many beautiful churches, however, not many know that it is the 7th most-populous city in the EU! So come and join us on this wonderful route in the event.

If you would like to join please sign up in the thread and we can assign you a gate!

Learn more here:

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@FlyingWizard20 would you like to request a gate since you have ticked you are coming?

Daily Suggest Route

Departure Airport Arrival Airport Airline Aircraft Flight Time
Reykjavik- BIKF (3D) Stockholm - ESSA (3D) Icelandair B757-200 3:10 Hours

Our fourth daily featured route is a flight to the Nordic countries up North, landing in the capital of Sweden, Stockholm! This flight in real life is a codeshare between SAS and Icelandair and is flown on Icelandair’s B757-200. This beautiful city has some stunning architecture and views from the river! Fun fact about Stockholm, the Stockholm region account for more than a third of Sweden’s GDP and is in the top 10 regions in Europe ranked by GDP per Capita. So please feel free to join us on this event! Hope to see you there!

Learn more here:

Daily Suggested Route

Departure Airport Arrival Airport Airline Aircraft Flight Time
Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Copenhagen - EKCH (3D) Scandinavian Airlines A320 3:08 Hours

Our fifth daily featured route is another flight to the Nordic countries, landing this time in the capital of Denmark, Copenhagen! This stunning city has grown so much from the time it was founded, back in the 10th century when it was just a small Viking fishing village. However, over time as the city grew it became one of the largest cities in Denmark until in the 15th Century it was made the capital. So please feel free to join us on this event! Hope to see you there!

Learn more here:

What a cool event! Very nice! I may fly or control for this!

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Thank you! Would love you to join! Once you have decided feel free to post your route or where you want to control and @Fourthnebula919 will add you to the assignments!

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Will do! Thank you!

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I might take the “Play” air lines (ik it doesn’t exist) and sue generic. A321!

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Sure thing, do you mind me asking what route will you be flying? That way we can then assign you a gate!

EIDW - BIKF? That’s my route

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Sure, I shall sign you up.

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Daily Suggest Route

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Source: Oslo - Wikipedia
Departure Airport Arrival Airport Airline Aircraft Flight Time
Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Oslo - ENGM (2D) IcelandAir 757 3:17 Hours

Continuing the theme of nordic countries we have Oslo. The city is the capital of Norway being the most populous. It is also the economic capital of the country as well as the governmental centre. This route will be flown on the beautiful 757-200 by IcelandAir.

Learn more here:

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Daily Suggested Route

Departure Airport Arrival Airport Airline Aircraft Flight Time
Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Vienna - LOWW (3D) Austrian Airlines A321 4:06 Hours

We are finally moving away from our addiction with Nordic countries that has exhibited the past few days and taking a trip Austria. We offer a route that has been temporarily stopped for the last 2 months to Vienna today, despite being put on hold, it has been announced this route will be back in January. Vienna in my opinion is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, if not the world, opening up Austria to tourists from all around the world. The route is flown on the Austrian Airlines A321 and has views of some stunning land scape! So if this route takes your fancy, sign up below!

Learn more here:

I would love to join, however I fell asleep yesterday while descending, and got three level one violation, so I will not be able to participate till November 27.

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Oh no, that is terrible, I am sorry that happened, no worries, completely understand. Well enjoy your Saturday regardless!

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Daily Suggested Route

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Departure Airport Arrival Airport Airline Aircraft Flight Time
Reykjavik - BIKF (3D) Chicago - KORD (2D) United Airlines B757-200 6:23 Hours

The next suggested route is taking a quick hop across the pong from Europe to head to the bustling streets of the Midwest, Chicago! Sat on the shores of Lake Michigan this massive and populous city is filled with life, culture and food! With nice walks down the massive lake and delicious street food from the hotdog carts what more could you want! A lesser known fact about Chicago, is that the Chicago Metropolitan Area is one of the largest in the world. The route is flown on the United flying pencil, so should be an interesting one! Please feel free to sign up for this amazing route below!

Learn more here: