Time: 0300Z July 25, 2018 4:00 PM (Europe: Paris), July 25, 2018 7:00 AM (America: Los Angeles)
NOTAM: Aircraft: B747-200
You MUST use the 747-200! If you don’t you WILL be disqualified!
This is TAPVA’s landing Competition! The goal is to land in front of four judges who will rate landings on three criteria:
- Centerline Alignment
- Grease Factor (Softness)
Ratings will be on a scale of 1-10.
Pilots should spawn 15ish minutes before departure. All pilots should leave Manchester no later than 15 minutes after the listed time. Everyone (VA and non-VA) is invited!
Departure Runway: 23L
Climb rate: 3000fpm (235 kts till FL 100, speed up to 310 until cruise)
Cruise: FL310 (31,000 feet, speed is M .80)
Descent rate: 1800fpm (Slow down incrementally to 235 kts, then slow to landing speed)
Spacing: Each contestant should maintain at least 3nm spacing.
Landing Runway: 21
Contestant Gates (at Manchester)
T2 Gate 233: @IanD
T2 Gate 234: @TransitkidJason
T2 Gate 235: @SkysTheLimit87
T2 Gate 236: @Juan_Delgado
T2 Gate 237: @707Flight
T2 Gate 238: @2003iggy
T2 Gate 239:
T2 Gate 240:
T2 Gate 241:
T2 Gate 85:
- @Kyle_Green (ATC: Ground)
- @Kyle_Green (ATC: Tower)
- @Itssherwood03 (ATC: Departure/Arrival)