Ladies and Gentlemen, the Mangrove B738 Teamare going to be hard at work this weekend flying around the country raising money for the Perry Cross Spinal Research Foundation!So we thought we would start and end their weekend of flying with some ATC services, and encourage you to join them as they depart from Sydney bound for Brisbane, Cairns and Darwin with ATC services throughout!
Event Details: Over the next two days, The Mangrove Team will be hard at work raising money for the Perry Cross Spinal Research Foundation. This foundation aims to assist the 15,000 individuals who suffer from paralysis caused by spinal cord damage.
Mangrove will fly around the country for two days, and VATPAC is getting in on the action. We invite members of the community to depart from Sydney (YSSY), Brisbane (YBBN), Cairns (YBCS) and Darwin (YPDN) with the expectation of ATC Services from2000z - 0500z(6AM - 3PM AEST, 4AM-1PM AWST) on Saturday the 19th June 2021.
Expect ATC Services all the way from Sydney to Darwin. Departure ATC services will be provided for those departing for Alice Springs (YBAS). ATC will not be provided for the Alice Springs arrival, or the further flight to Perth. Controllers are still encouraged to log on and provide ATC services to pilots transitioning through that airspace.
Departure Information: The Mangrove Team have kindly provided us with the estimated departure time for each airfield during this event. You can view this informationhere.
Pilots looking to fly in this event are advised to plan their departure at each airfield between the following times to keep up with the Mangrove Team. The departure time below is broken into a 45-Minute window to ensure you receive ATC throughout your flight. ATC is NOT guaranteed if you depart outside this time.
Route: VATPAC recommends the following routes for each leg of OzFlight Departure. Remember to plan your departure within the departure window above to ensure you receive ATC services!
YSSY - YBBN:
ROUTE:TESAT ENTRA Y245 BANDA H185 GOMOL BN
ATC: Controllers who wish to control during this event are encouraged to submit their ATC applicationshere. Applications will remain open until three days before the event (16JUN21), after which the roster will be released and available for viewing.
Non-Standard positions are denoted with an (*) beside the callsign and will only be opened if sufficient controller applications are recieved.
*** The above positions will be rostered according tothis image ~~~ Changes may be made as required***