Africa | Region Tracking Topic

Short delay. I’m currently switching back to non Beta for Infinite flight

Closed DAAG for a break.

Next airport to be opened is GMMN.
Read Event for some details.

Cheers

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FAOR (Johannesburg) is now * CLOSED*

until 08:38:00 UTC

Wednesday, 5 May 2021

  • Tower, Ground, ATIS

All departures can expect 21R and Landings can be planned for 21B.

ATIS / O R Tambo airport, ATIS information BRAVO, time 0742 ZULU, Wind 170 at 5 Visibility 6, Temperature 15, Dew Point 5, QNH 1025. Landing Runways 21R and 21L, Departing Runways 21R and 21L. Advise on initial contact, you have information BRAVO.

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HEGN (Hurghada Intl) is now CLOSED

until 18:05:00 UTC

Thursday, 6 May 2021

  • Tower, Ground, ATIS

All departures can expect 34R and Landings can be planned for 34B.

ATIS / Hurghada airport, ATIS information ALPHA, time 1702 ZULU, Wind 050 at 4 Visibility 6, Temperature 34, Dew Point 11, QNH 1009. Landing Runways 34R and 34L, Departing Runways 34R and 34L. Advise on initial contact, you have information ALPHA.

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FACT (Cape Town Intl) is now CLOSED

until 20:05:00 UTC

Saturday, 8 May 2021

  • Tower, Ground, ATIS

All departures can expect 19 and Landings can be planned for 19.

ATIS / Cape Town airport, ATIS information BRAVO, time 2002 ZULU, Wind 130 at 4 Visibility 21, Temperature 14, Dew Point 13, QNH 1026. Remarks, no pattern work allowed. Landing Runway 19, Departing Runway 19. Advise on initial contact, you have information BRAVO.

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I’m sorry but this is just sad.

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FAOR (Johannesburg) is CLOSED

Open Time : 13:30:00 UTC

Tuesday, 18 May 2021

  • Tower, Ground, ATIS

All departures can expect 03L and Landings can be planned for 03B.

Pattern work allowed

Busiest Route FAOR - FACT

And here is the map flight to pick up your flight to Johannesburg.

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ATIS / O R Tambo airport, ATIS information BRAVO, time 1442 ZULU, Wind 310 at 8 variable between 280 and 340, Visibility 6, Temperature 19, Dew Point 0, QNH 1028. Landing Runways 03L and 03R, Departing Runways 03L and 03R. Advise on initial contact, you have information BRAVO.

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FACT Cape Town open now.

Come and see the 3D buildings. Fly to/from FAOR (with 3D buildings too)


Edited: FACT closed.

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Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport (FVRG/HRE)

🇿🇼


Open Frequencies:

Ground: 127.30MHz
Tower: 118.10MHz
ATIS: 113.10MHz

Runway In Use:

Departing: 05
Landing: 05

Open Time :

Operating Hours : 2021-05-21T10:05:00Z to 2021-05-21T11:05:00Z

Remarks :

ATIS :

Harare airport, ATIS information BRAVO, time 1107 ZULU, Estimated wind 160 at 1, Visibility: Missing, Temperature: Missing, Altimeter: Missing. Landing Runway 05, Departing Runway 05. Advise on initial contact, you have information BRAVO.

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GMMN [Casablanca] Closed TOWER ATIS AND GROUND

National flag carrier
Royal Air Maroc

2021-05-22T07:26:00Z2021-05-22T10:00:00Z

Suggested routes

GMMN-KJFK [Royal Air Maroc 787]
GMMN-LFPG [Air France A320]
GMMN-DIAP [Royal Air Maroc 738]
GMMN - OMDB [Emirates 77W]
GMMN-OTHH [Qatar 77W]
GMMN-LTFM [Turkish 77W]

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FACT (Cape Town)

CLOSED

TWR

GND

ATIS / Cape Town airport, ATIS information ALPHA, time 2140 ZULU, Wind 330 at 4 Visibility 21, Temperature 15, Dew Point 13, QNH 1018. Landing Runway 01, Departing Runway 01. Advise on initial contact, you have information ALPHA.

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FAOR (Johannesburg) is now 🇿🇦 closed 🇿🇦

  • Tower, Ground, ATIS

ATIS/ O R Tambo airport, ATIS information ALPHA, time 1551 ZULU, Wind 190 at 4 variable between 140 and 220, Visibility 6, Temperature 18, Dew Point 0, QNH 1026. Landing Runways 21R and 21L, Departing Runways 21R and 21L. Advise on initial contact, you have information ALPHA.

FAOR (Johannesburg) is now 🇿🇦 closed 🇿🇦

  • Tower, Ground, ATIS

ATIS/ O R Tambo airport, ATIS information ALPHA, time 1207 ZULU, Wind 320 at 16 Visibility 21, Temperature 14, Dew Point 6, QNH 1023. Landing Runways 03L and 03R, Departing Runways 03L and 03R. Advise on initial contact, you have information ALPHA.

Moshoeshoe I International Airport (FXMM/MSU)

🇱🇸


Open Frequencies:

Ground: 121.70MHz
Tower: 118.50MHz

Runway In Use:

Departing: 22
Landing: 22

Open Time :

Operating Hours : 2021-06-07T06:15:00Z to 2021-06-07T06:45:00Z

Remarks :

ATIS is not available. Please follow the listed runways in use above.

ATIS :

Not applicable.

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Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (FLKK/LUN)

🇿🇲


Open Frequencies:

Ground: 120.10MHz
Tower: 118.10MHz

Runway In Use:

Departing: 10
Landing: 10

Open Time :

Operating Hours : 2021-06-10T20:10:00Z to 2021-06-10T12:40:00Z

Remarks :

ATIS is not available. Please follow the listed runways in use above.

ATIS :

Not applicable.

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CLOSED

GMMN ( Casablanca Mohammed Intl ) 🇲🇦

Tower
Ground

ATIS /Casablanca Mohammed airport, ATIS information ALPHA, time 2108 ZULU, Wind 010 at 8 Visibility 6, Temperature 24, Dew Point 11, QNH 1016. Landing Runways 35R and 35L, Departing Runways 35R and 35L. Advise on initial contact, you have information ALPHA.

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King Mswati III International Airport (FDSK/SHO)

🇸🇿


Open Frequencies:

Ground: 120.80MHz
Tower: 118.55MHz

Runway In Use:

Departing: 20
Landing: 20

Open Time :

Operating Hours : 2021-06-12T14:55:00Z to 2021-06-12T16:25:00Z

Remarks :

ATIS is not available. Please follow the listed runways in use above.

ATIS :

Not applicable.

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CLOSED NOW

HECA (Cairo international airport) 🇪🇬

Tower
Ground

ATIS/ Cairo airport, ATIS information ALPHA, time 1552 ZULU, Wind 030 at 21 Visibility 6, Temperature 33, Dew Point 11, QNH 1009. Landing Runways 05R, 05C and 05L, Departing Runways 05R, 05C and 05L. Advise on initial contact, you have information ALPHA.

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13JUN21 @ 1530-1630Z: South Africa IFATC Takeover

We are taking a break from busy airports like London, Los Angeles, New York to bring you this very special IFATC Takeover. This time round, we will explore South Africa :)


Image Credits

About South Africa
South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa. With over 59 million people, it is the world’s 23rd-most populous nation and covers an area of 1,221,037 square kilometres (471,445 square miles). South Africa has three capital cities: executive Pretoria, judicial Bloemfontein and legislative Cape Town. The largest city is Johannesburg.

3D Airports
Africa region currently has two airports with 3D buildings, Johannesburg (FAOR) and Cape Town (FACT). These two airport host one of the busiest domestic airlink around the world, with more than 25 round trips operated on a daily basis, even more during pre-pandemic era.

Airports Opened
This takeover will be held on the following timing.
Start Time: 2021-06-13T15:30:00Z
End Time: 2021-06-13T16:30:00Z, subject to controller’s discretion

The airports below will be opened

Airport Frequency Controller
FAOR (Johannesburg) Ground, Tower, Approach, ATIS @NJ24
FACT (Cape Town) Ground, Tower, ATIS @CaptFoster
FACT (Cape Town) Approach @LordWizrak
FALE (Durban) Ground, Tower, ATIS @Sphinx
FALE (Durban) Approach and Departure @Juan_Oosthuizen
FAPE (Port Elizabeth) Ground, Tower, Approach, ATIS @Edoardo_C
FABN (Bloemfontein) ATIS (opening for FAOR Center) @Anthony_Morgan
FAOR (Johannesburg) FIR/Center @Anthony_Morgan
FACT (Cape Town) FIR/Center @LesterXavier

Recommended Flights
Below are the recommended flights in/out of the airports

Route Duration Route Duration
FAOR-FACT vv 2:10 FACT-FALE vv 2:00
FAOR-FALE vv 1:05 FACT-FAPE vv 1:10
FAOR-FAPE vv 1:40 FACT-FABL vv 1:35
FAOR-FABL vv 1:00 FALE-FABL vv 1:20

Livery: Kulula B738, Mango B738, BA-Comair B738, South African B738/A330

Enjoy! Hope to see everyone there :)

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Cape Town International Airport (FACT/CPT)

🇿🇦


Open Frequencies:

Approach: 119.70MHz

Runway In Use:

Departing: 01
Landing: 01

Open Time :

Operating Hours : 2021-06-13T23:30:00Z to 2021-06-13T16:30:00Z

Remarks :

Ground, Tower and ATIS to be provided by @Captfoster

ATIS :

Cape Town airport, ATIS information ALPHA, time 1534 ZULU, Wind 000 at 10 Visibility 21, Temperature 18, Dew Point 10, QNH 1021. Landing Runway 01, Departing Runway 01. Advise on initial contact, you have information ALPHA.

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