[Arrived] Destination Saturdays Vol. 11: Athens | @ LICJ - 172000ZFEB18

Air France-KLM VA presents Destination Saturdays Vol. 11: Athens | @ LICJ - 172000ZFEB18

Event Description:
Our journey across the world continues, exploring the most iconic destinations and dangerous approaches on earth. Departing from Falcone–Borsellino Airport [LICJ] on the Italian Isle of Sicily, the 11th installment of Destination Saturdays takes us to Athens, Greece [LGAV], the birthplace of civilization.


Event Details:
Server: Training Server
Region: Mediterranean
Date: 17th of February 2018
Start Time: 2000z
Flight Time: 1hr 45min
End Time: 2200z


Flight Details:
Air Frame: B737-900 [KLM Livery], A320 [Air France Livery] or B737-800 [Transavia Livery]
Distance: 651 NM
Block Fuel: 8,888 kg
Dep Rwy: 25
Arr Rwy: 21L

Climb Profile:
2400 ft. /min @ 250 kts until FL80
1600 ft. /min @ 280 kts until FL180
1200 ft. /min @ 280 kts until FL350

Cruise:
FL350 @ 330 kts / M 0.80

Descent Profile:
Begin Descent 144NM from Destination
-1600ft. /min @ M .78 until FL210
-1500ft. / min @ 280 kts until FL77
-400ft. / min @ 250 kts until reaching 2,800ft

Route:
PAL6A PAL L869 CRN M601 RUTOM UN604 RILIN RILI1B

WPT Coordinates:
LICJ 3812N/1259E KERON LOUIS TEKRA 3806N/1256E 3805N/1302E PAL PELEN BUDIN PIGER PEROS CDC VADES CRN ADREN TOMGI TESPA RUTOM ENESI ARA 3759N/2234E RILIN KOR DDM KEA LGAV


NOTAM:
Departure gates will be assigned to all participants and will be noted below upon receipt of RSVP in the comments section. For AF-KLM VA pilots, please include your issued call signs when you RSVP. For non-AF-KLM VA pilots attending, please state clearly what call sign you wish to fly with and use that call sign when you fly the event.

LICJ airport is frequently affected by terrain-induced wind shear phenomena, mostly originated by winds having an intensity of 10-20 KT and a 150^-270^ direction at ground level, and an intensity of more than 15 KT and SW direction at 5000’/1500m.

Please review the crew resources below and follow stated airport procedures. Always follow ATC instruction.


Crew Resources:
LICJ Charts: http://vau.aero/navdb/chart/LICJ.pdf

LGAV Charts: http://www.aopa.org.il/userfiles/files/usefull/LGAV.pdf

About Athens International Airport: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Athens_International_Airport


Gates:
Gate 308: KLM 005 – @ODW
Gate 311: Air France 159 – @Jo_lg_16 Elite XI
Gate 304: Air France 133 – Genius Man Elite XI
Gate 305: Air France 108 – @Matthewk17 Elite XI
Gate 306: Air France 169 00 @Camr Elite XI
Gate 301: Reserved for AF-KLM Virtual Elite XI
Gate 302: Air France 170 – @xSev
Gate 303: KLM 136 – @Ozzy

Gate 207: Air France 001 – @Luke AF-KLM Virtual President
Gate 210: Air France 107 – @Luke_Around
Gate 211: KLM 177 – @drewmisk
Gate 212: Air France 188 – @Semen_Kedych
Gate 214: Air France 110 – @miko99x
Gate 216: Air France 114 – @John_Ryan
Gate 217: Air France 208 – @Louie
Gate 219: Air France 169 – Kevin Earley
Gate 220: Air France 179 – Kameron James

Gate 101: KLM 4002 – @Mike
Gate 102: Air France 89 — @Rajdipta_De
Gate 103:
Gate 104:
Gate 105:
Gate 106:
Gate 107: Air France 219 – @DublinSpotter
Gate 108:
Gate 109:
Gate 110:

ATC:
LICJ Ground: Emil
LICJ Tower: @Allen_Lu
LGAV Approach: @DylanIE
LGAV Tower: @Allen_Lu
LGAV Ground: Emil


About Destination Saturdays:
DESTINATION SATURDAYS is our bi-weekly series dedicated to traversing the most iconic destinations, beautiful airports, and challenging approaches across the globe. Think, CAREER MODE for the world traveler. Be part of the journey as we make our way around the earth!

Q1/Q2 2018 Schedule:
Vol. 12: Cairo, Egypt [HECA]
Vol. 13: Dubai, UAE [OMDB]
Vol. 14: Mumbai, India [VABB]
Vol. 15: Bangkok, Thailand [VTBS]


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I would like to take the Dep. And Des. Tower control.

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@Allen_Lu Ground AND Tower or just Tower?

Let’s Pick tower first, if nobody at that monent then will take both of them!

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@Allen_Lu sounds good!

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Sign me up please Omar! ;)

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You got me @ODW… AF/KLM 107

Air France 188 requesting gate 212

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Save me a gate KLM 177

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Hey !!! Can you assign me a gate please ? I will be AF159

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me too, one gate please

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AF114 requesting a gate . Thanks

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Gate 107 please AF169

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All gates requested thus far have been confirmed and noted above. See you on Saturday!

Sign me up please call sign KLM-4002

Thanks,
M-4002

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@Mike you are confirmed. We will see you on Saturday! Cheers.

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Sign me up! Air France 89.

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@Rajdipta_De you are confirmed. We will see you on Saturday!

Sounds great! Can I have a KLM gate please?

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Count me in Omar! Looking for was to it

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