Destination Saturdays, Vol. 27: Shanghai
ZUGY - 061600ZOCT18
The Destination Saturdays global tour continues its way across the Far East. Next stop: none other than the iconic Shanghai, China’s biggest city and a global financial hub. Join us on this scenic journey from the heart of the Chinese mainland to its central coast.
Air France–KLM Virtual invites you to experience Destination Saturdays, our signature event series dedicated to traversing the most iconic destinations, beautiful airports, and challenging approaches across the globe. Some describe it as career mode for the world traveler at heart, while others say we’ve set out to finish what Amelia Earhart started. However, you look at it, Destination Saturdays is sure to deliver fun times flying with friends (old and new). Be part of the journey every other week as we pick up where we last left off!
Guiyang [ZUGY] to Shanghai [ZSPD]
Server: Expert Server [Global v2]
Region: East Asia
Date: 06th of October 2018
Start Time: 16:00z
Flight Time: 2h 12m
End Time: 18:15z
Air Frame: B772F
SkyTeam Livery: China Southern Cargo
Distance: 1030 NM
Block Fuel: 16,001 kg
Cargo Weight: 47,533 kg
Departure Runway: 01
Arrival Runway: 35R
Vr is 155kts
Initial climb is 2500/fpm until 200kts. Do not exceed 200kts below 2500MSL.
Above 230kts climb rate will be 3000/fpm until FL150.
At FL150 begin to mark down your VS to maintain 75% Thrust until FL240.
At FL240 allow thrust to go to 77% but maintain VS to continue to accelerate and climb. Max IAS above FL is 315KTs.
Once at 315KTs set Thrust AP and adjust VS to maintain your thrust power.
FL330 @ M 0.84
TOD is waypoint 3138N/11920E
-2000/fpm from cruise to FL150.
-1500/fpm from FL150 to FL100 setting speed to 250 at FL130 and using flight spoilers to slow down.
At FL100 VS should be -1000/fpm until the altitude to intercept the ILS or GPS.
30nm out from the airport set speed to 230kts.
20nm set speed to 200 and flaps 5.
Intercept the ILS at 180kts and Flaps 15
ZUGY KWE ESNIB 2610N/10808E ELKAL 2547N/10937E LIG 2806N/11333E 2829N/11335E 2845N/11336E DAPRO LKO WHA 3052N/11428E 3108N/11517E MIDOX HFE MADUK 3139N/11859E 3139N/11902E 3139N/11909E 3138N/11920E ESBAG 3135N/12019E 3126N/12051E 3121N/12107E 3117N/12120E 3119N/12132E ZSPD
Departure gates will be assigned to all participants upon receipt of RSVP in the comments section.
Flight details will be posted 24hrs prior to event.
Flight plan will be available from AFKLM001.
In lieu of IFATC service, push back order will follow gate assignments in descending order.
Apron 601: @Omar_DeWindt
Apron 602: @anon2063420
Apron 603: @Kendall [CCXIII]
Apron 604: @krasnimish
Apron 605: @TRYME Heavy
Apron 606: @Philip Clarke (AFKLM233)
Apron 607: @Popizor
Apron 608: @Moritz Breiten [AF/KLM 128]
Apron 609: @Lipebar10
Apron 610: @HPNMatt
Apron 611: @DerSchwabe
Apron 612: @PietF
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