Many of you may or may not know, Captain Joe(a great aviation YouTuber) is getting a new type-rating for the 747-8F with Cargolux. In his recent instagram post, he said that he is currently undergoing training on the 747-8F. This is a event dedicated to Captain Joe. Come out in your Cargolux 747-8F and fly from Anchorage to New York John F Kennedy. Be sure to post your screenshots below.
Sorry this event came out so late. This event is layered on top of this week’s Friday Night Flight.
Region: North America
Date: 06 APR 2018
Airport: PANC to KJFK
Diversion to KBOS if necessary.
NOTAM: Check ATIS information for NOTAMS and airport advisories. ATC will publish runways in use on ATIS. Please follow all ATC instructions. NOTAM will be enforced by ghosting. Please remain professional throughout this event as always.
Aircraft: Cargolux Boeing 747-8F
I will be CLX431. We will pushback at 1925Z. We will take off from the runway (V1-152) flaps 10. Climb speed of 220-240kts and climb rate 2500fpm. We will head east over Yukon and then into norther Alberta before entering Saskatchewan. We will continue southeast headed over southern Manitoba and then following the Great Lakes just north of the Canada-US border. Over Toronto (I am writing this literally as the flight flies over me lol) and southern Ontario before flying into the United States of America. Then we will continue flying into the New York City. We will start our descent 140nm out at a descent rate of -2500fpm.
Photo will be added soon.
PANC TED ELLAM NOXAN YRL YQT SSM HANKK YODAA IGN KJFK
** ATC (please request in the comments below ASAP with which frequencies you would like to control)**
(ATC positions may already be covered by other IFATC at the time. Also, IFATC only)
** Gate (please reserve in the comments below ASAP with your BER callsign)**
North Cargo Ramp:
02 - @flyme2bluemoon CLX431
You can always take another gate if yours is taken.
See everyone in there!