IFATC At Home - Western Canada

IFATC At Home - Canada
"Don't Worry IFC, Canada is here!"

Today I will be presenting the beautiful western Canada 🇨🇦

Western Canada is home to the best sencery in Canada also some of the best airports!

Vancouver International Airport

Vancouver International Airport located in Richmond, British Columbia. It’s about 12 km from Downtown Vancouver. It is the second busiest airport in Canada, behind Toronto Pearson International Airport. This is a beautiful airport.

YVR Charts

https://www.virtualairlines.eu/charts/CYVR.pdf

Airport Weather

https://flightplanning.navcanada.ca/cgi-bin/Fore-obs/metar.cgi?NoSession=NS_Inconnu&format=raw&Langue=anglais&Region=can&Stations=CYVR

Airport Diagram

CYVR

Airport Routes

https://www.yvr.ca/-/media/yvr/documents/air-services/2019-route-map-refresh_v3.pdf


Calgary International Airport


Calgary International Airport serves the city of Calgary, Alberta. It is located 17 km of downtown. Calgary International is the busiest airport in Alberta and the fourth-busiest in Canada. Calgary has nonstop flights in North and Central America, Europe, and Asia. Calgary serves as the hubs of Air Canada & Westjet.

YYC Charts

https://www.navcanada.ca/EN/products-and-services/On%20Board/AASP%20Phase%204%20-%2029%20May-EN.pdf

Airport Weather

https://flightplanning.navcanada.ca/cgi-bin/lab/lab.cgi?Langue=anglais&NoSession=NS_Inconnu&TypeBrief=L&Version=T&AerodromeId=CYYC&cw_metar=raw_metar&fw_gfaCld=on&fw_gfaIcg=on

Airport Diagram

CYYC

Airport Routes

https://www.flightsfrom.com/YYC/destinations


Edmonton International Airport

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Edmonton International Airport it’s located about 14 km of Downtown. It’s is a 2 second busiest airport in Alberta and fifth busiest airport in Canada.

YEG Charts

https://www.navcanada.ca/EN/products-and-services/On%20Board/AASP%20Phase%203%20Customer%20Readiness%20Document%20Effective%200901Z%20Dec%2013-13%20FINAL%20V3%200.pdf

Airport Weather

https://flightplanning.navcanada.ca/cgi-bin/Fore-obs/metar.cgi?format=raw&Langue=anglais&Region=can&Stations=CYEG

Airport Diagram

CYEG

Airport Routes

https://www.flightsfrom.com/YEG


Kelowna International Airport


Kelowna International Airport about 12 km from Downtown. It is the tenth busiest airport in Canada.

YLW Charts

http://www.uvairlines.com/admin/resources/CYLW.pdf

Airport Weather

https://flightplanning.navcanada.ca/cgi-bin/Fore-obs/metar.cgi?NoSession=NS_Inconnu&format=raw&Langue=anglais&Region=can&Stations=CYLW

Airport Diagram

CYLW

Airport Routes

https://www.flightsfrom.com/YLW


Meet The Team:@ThomasThePro @Balloonchaser @Oskapew @Aaron.C @LeonardIF18 @kylejtam @RFlying

When Will We Open?

TBD. We will yet you guys know ASAP. We will try our best to have ATC at all times. Thanks for Visiting Western Canada 🇨🇦

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Yesssss thank you guys soo much

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Hi There! Nice thread! I will add you to the list! What time will the airports be open? And I need to know who is controlling what specific airport!

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Ooh, I’ll be sure to swing by.

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@MJP_27 they haven’t decided yet.

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Ok got it!

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Nice thread, I love it! I’ll for sure come fly- oh hold on… I’m controlling there

Nevermind! 🤪

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Awesome! CYYC>CYCG is one of my favorite short hops. Beautiful scenery and fun approach!

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Great schedule!

I’ll see if I can encourage my group to pop along and have some traffic!

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Two Canadian IFATC member whiling to open:
@kylejtam @RFlying ! :)

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" IFC don’t worry we got Canada covered tommorrow. The Canadian IFATC team will try it’s best to control all day"

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T-minus 6 hours, 31 minutes and 35 seconds!

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When is Vancouver gonna be open? I plan on flying there.

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I believe CYVR is going to be our focus airport, so we’ll likely be controlling there in shifts. I’ll also be controlling a while at CYKA :)

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CYVR Is OPEN!

Thank you: @RFlying. Hope y’all enjoy! ✌

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There’s too many choices for today ⬇️

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CYKA is now OPEN!

Fly between CYVR and CYKA for some amazing views, and a fun approach at CYKA!

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Haha I know!

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Decided to give Eastern Canada some love as well; CYUL is open! Pattern work accepted.

CYYZ is also open currently if anyone is interested in some quick routes.

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CYYZ will still be up for a little while! Come and have some fun between Quebec and Ontario!

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