Friday Night Flight - Hong Kong Hoopla @ VHHH - 131730ZAPR18

Hey everyone!

Join us for this week’s Friday Night Flight:
Hong Kong Hoopla

We move west to China featuring the beautiful airport and scenery of Hong Kong. Come out in your favorite Chinese or any Asian airline and enjoy a gorgeous departure or arrival. Whether you choose to do long haul or short haul flights, it should be another great Friday Night Flight!

Server: All Servers Event (Your choice)
Airport: VHHH
Aircraft: Any Chinese or Asian Aircraft

NOTAMS: There are no established routes for this week’s event.
(Pattern work at controller’s discretion based on airport traffic conditions outside of peak hours)
Follow all ATC instructions (when available).
Ghosting will be enforced.

FNF Event Hours:
Begin - Friday 04/13 @ 17:30 ZULU (10:30am PDT)
End - Saturday 04/14 @ 09:30 ZULU (2:30am PDT)

Be respectful of everyone who is flying, and most importantly, HAVE FUN!!

See everyone in during this week’s FNF!!

Happy and Safe Landings!


Yippe!!! I’m boutta fly some short hops and a couple of long hauls :D


Looks great! Hope everyone has fun there :D

I will join! Idk where I will fly though.

I recommend flying to KLAX, KLAS, or KDEN, from one set of beautiful scenery to jaw dropping, awe-inspiring mountains!

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Beautiful China Southern! VHHH will be just as crowded as my arrival airport I hope.

Ok! I’m in! Can’t wait for this event!

Cannot wait for this event!
Will be amazing at VHHH especially with the great mountains nearby, should make for some very good screenshots.

Looks amazing Mark! I can’t imagine how busy VHHH will be during peak hours


You don’t know how bad I wanted VHHH! Time to get some DHL Cargo trips in :)

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Being from Hong Kong I will do some recommended routes across different airlines

BA29/31(31 being A380 29 being 77W) CX251/253/255/257 EGLL-VHHH(77W although throwback 744 works too)

VHHH-EGLL also works on a Boeing 777-200LR but fly east if you want to experience the record breaking flight in 2005

EDDF-VHHH Lufthansa A340-600(Used to be 747-8 but base switch happened). Cathay 77W also works
EDDM-VHHH Lufthansa A380/747-8
SK961(Maybe I’m wrong) EKCH-VHHH SAS A330
TK71 LTBA-VHHH Turkish 77W

ZGGG-VHHH Dragonair A321
VTBS-VHHH Cathay A330/Thai A340/747
WSSS-VHHH Cathay A330/77W, Singaport A380
RCTP-VHHH Cathay A330/77W, China Airlines A330/77W, Eva Air A321/747
RPLL-VHHH Cathay 77W, Cebu Pacific A319, Philippines A321
RJBB-VHHH Air India 787(5th freedom route), JAL 787
RKSI-VHHH Cathay A330/77W, Koreanair A330/A380, Asiana 777-200ER, Air India 787(Also 5th freedom)
ROAH-VHHH Dragonair A321
RJCC-VHHH Cathay A330
VIDP-VHHH Air India 787, Cathay A330
OMDB-VHHH Emirates 77F, 77W, A380, Cathay A330
OTHH-VHHH Qatar B77L, Cathay A330

YSSY-VHHH Cathay 77W or Qantas 747/A380
NZAA-VHHH Cathay 77W or Air NZ 77W(772 in real life)
YBBN-VHHH Cathay A330 or Qantas 787(A330 in real life)
YBCS-VHHH Cathay A330
YMML-VHHH Qantas 787(A330 in real life or 747 for throwback), Cathay 77W, Virgin Australia 77W(A332 in real life but for diversity let’s add that in)
YPPH-VHHH Cathay A330

North America
PANC-VHHH Southern Air/FedEx 77F, ABC 747-8
AA126 KDFW-VHHH American 77W
KLAX-VHHH Cathay 77W or American 77W
KSEA-VHHH Delta 777-200ER
CYYZ-VHHH Air Canada 777-200LR or Cathay 777-300ER
CYVR-VHHH Cathay 777-300ER, Air Canada 777-300ER

Please have a blast tomorrow! It’s my home town and I hope these routes helped you find a real world route. Enjoy!


Love hong kong! Should be great!

Thanks for the post! I was in the middle of trying decide how I was going to get into VHHH, so this helped a lot.

Looking forward to seeing everyone there

HKG-SEA for DLVA!! Will be a nice flight!


@Matthew_Chan great list and I would not like to criticise however being from Brisbane myself the YBBN-VHHH is operated by QANTAS with the A330, not the 747.

Also you should add VHHH-YSSY-YMML-YBWW-VHHH, this is Cathay Pacific Freighter flight that goes once a week to Toowoomba.

Planes not in IF :(

Most likely mixed up with Melbourne, I’ll check again. I’ll replace it with the 787 for now(Closest A330 counterpart for QF)

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See you all in Kai Tak 👍🏻😉


I am flying from YSSY in a Cathay Pacific 777-300ER right now

To all controllers: please open some nearby airports to allow short/medium haul flights to/from VHHH and avoid an unbearable congestion in HK. Thanks. See you tonight.

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