29AUG20 / 1800Z | British Airways Virtual Presents: A Presidential Farewell @EGLL



Irish Invasion: A Presidential Farewell

Come join us in London as we wave our wings goodbye to our long standing staff member and current president, Darragh O’Donoghue.


London Heathrow (EGLL) to Cork Airport (EICK)/Dublin Airport (EIDW)/Shannon Airport (EINN)

Saturday, August 29, 2020 6:00 PM


19 An official Event of British Airways Virtual


Server: Expert

Aircraft: Aer Lingus A320 (Old/New) / British Airways A320

Departure: London Heathrow (EGLL)

Arrival: Cork Airport (EICK) / Dublin Airport (EIDW) / Shannon Airport (EINN)

Flight Time: Approximately 1 hour 10 minutes.

Date and Time of Departure: Saturday, August 29, 2020 6:00 PM


Pilots will have the choice between Ireland's three big airports; Cork, Dublin, Shannon.

Please try and follow the ascent and descent profiles given below as best as you can:

ASCENT
VERTICAL SPEED: +2000 ft/min to FL280 • +1500 ft/min to cruise
CLIMB: 250kts to FL100 • 290kts to FL280 • M.78 to cruise

DESCENT
TOD: via VNAV (TBC by ATC)
DESCENT: M.78 to FL280 • 280kts to FL180 • 260kts to FL120 • 240kts to FL080 • 210kts final approach


EGLL-EICK

Cruise Speed: M.78
Cruise Altitude: FL360


Departure: RW27/LR
SID: CPT3F
Flight Plan: KENET GAVGO DEZZU DIKAS EVRIN
STAR: GOTE1G
Approach: N/A
Arrival: RW34


EGLL-EIDW

Cruise Speed: M.78
Cruise Altitude: FL340


Departure: RW27L/R
SID: CPT3F
Flight Plan: KENET UGNUS LANON
STAR: ABLTI1X
Approach: I28
Arrival: RW28


EGLL-EINN

Cruise Speed: M.78
Cruise Altitude: FL300


Departure: RW27L/R
SID: CPT3F
Flight Plan: KENET UGNUS OKTAD DOBEM TOPRO MEDOG FOXLA ABAPO PEMOB LANPI BAKUR
STAR: TIPU2E
Approach: N/A
Arrival: RW06


If you’re a member of BAVA or a community member who’d like to join us, we simply request that you all ask for a gate below (more gates will be added if needed)! We look forward to seeing you there!


Gates at London Heathrow (EGLL)
Alaska Virtual Gates
Gate Member
Gate 551 @Christian_Bancroft
Gate 552
Gate 553
Gate 554
Gate 555
Gate 556
Gate 557
Gate 558

American Airlines Virtual Gates
Gate Member
Gate 548R @HarryH1
Gate 548L @InfiniteFlightAvgeek
Gate 547R @Stellar_G
Gate 547L @austinjones_453
Gate 546R @C-Rich22
Gate 546L @Aymane_Belkadi
Gate 545R @cptlogue
Gate 545L @Adrian_Lostaunau
Gate 544R

British Airways Virtual Gates

Terminal 5

Gate Member
Gate 501 @felixcat
Gate 502 @Darragh_ODonoghue
Gate 503 @Chris_Wing
Gate 505 @Matevz_Treven
Gate 506 @Nick_Wing
Gate 507 @James_Price
Gate 508
Gate 509 @Jon_H
Gate 511 @Munir_Siddiqui
Gate 512 @MJP_27
Gate 513 @Omar
Gate 515
Gate 517 @DannyHL
Gate 518 @Diederick
Gate 519 @Liam_Smart
Gate 520 @Hardlanding_Hussain
Gate 521 @TimShan05
Gate 522 @JackieChan
Gate 532 @flyeradams1
Gate 533 @zulu
Gate 534 @Saharsh
Gate 535 @CaptainNoGear
Gate 536 @Navy315
Gate 537 @Fin_Wildmonkeys
Gate 538 @Burlyolive002
Gate 544L @EmilioF
Gate 543 @Alfie_J
Gate 542 @unicorn
Gate 541

Infinite Flight Community Member Gates
Gate Member
Gate 561 @Patrick_McCormack
Gate 562 @aidan
Gate 563
Gate 564
Gate 565
Gate 566
Gate 567
Gate 568

Gates at Your Arrival Airport

There will be no assigned gates at your arrival airport, but be sure to stick around for photos!


  • Please ensure that you maintain safe spacing of at least 5NM at all times.

  • Obey speeds and flight plan outlined in this event thread.

  • Ensure to use correct unicom procedures.

  • Please spawn in at around 2020-08-29T17:45:00Z to facilitate a swift pushback at 2020-08-29T18:00:00Z

  • VA members must fly under their assigned callsigns for the duration of this event.


British Airways Virtual Airline would like to extend its appreciation to our following partners:

Alaska Airlines Virtual l American Airlines Virtual

We would also like to extend our gratitude and thanks to the events managers of the participating Virtual Airlines for helping to organize this exciting gathering.


Would you like to attend? Request a gate today to join us for our Irish Invasion.

Share any photos of this event with us in the thread below or via this link for a chance to be featured on our Social Media outlets!

Contact Us

28 07 22 52 48


If any Virtual Airline Member or Community Member has any questions regarding this event, then please contact our event managers, @justifyletters or @21cabbage.
British Airways Virtual, 2020.
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You’ll be missed Darragh!

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Little typo ;)

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Gonna miss you Darragh, I’ll take a BAVA gate for EICK

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I take a gate! Callsign BAVA150

And I’ll be heading to Shannon!

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I’ll take one please! BAVA010 🤘

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I’ll take a BAVA gate. BA A320 to EICK. Thanks

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Put me down on standby for EGLL to EICK in an EI A320, thanks! Callsign: EIVA112

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I’ll take an EIDW gate!

Sign me up! BAVA170😌

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I’ll take a gate! BAVA011

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Thank you so much guys. It’s a very sweet gesture 😢

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I’ll miss you being president Darragh!

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I’ll take a gate for the EI A320 to Shannon please!

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I’ll take a BAVA gate to Shannon (BAVA363).

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I’ll take a gate for BAVA392 please!

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Ill take a gate

BAVA110

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I’ll take one too! BAVA239

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I definitely won’t miss this! I’ll take a gate to Shannon please.

-BAVA430

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Sign me up to Cork please, BAVA107. Thanks :)

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