This spring, fly from Nepal to Alaska and explore the last frontiers far beyond the world we are familiar with.
The Himalayas are known for the Earth's highest peaks, rocks and ice rising straight into the heaven above.
While the Alaskan Panhandle is famous for its stunning glaciers, treacherous terrain and misty fjords.
With event ATC coverage and challenging procedures on both ends, are you up to the ultimate test of your planning and piloting skills?
Visit our interactive event website now, and embark on this extreme journey...
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Where? Kathmandu VNKT - Juneau PAJN (Optional Anchorage PANC)
When? Sunday, MAR. 17 UTC 13z - 24z (provisional time)
Sign Up Now: https://goo.gl/forms/xhGonIEpMqGNpaay2 to get the latest updates and exclusive operational materials.
Airport scenery info is available in the forum post.
This route, and only this route will offer you a great view of multiple mountain peaks with elevations far exceeding 20,000' - including Mount Everest.
As a special event by Project Firmament, Operation Heavenly Frontiers also features multiple special perks:
- Special Procedures to help you safely traversing the highest wilderness on earth - Tibetan Plateau;
- Procedures to aid radio communication during the polar crossing segment of the flight;
- Special Procedures for enroute diversion and ETOPS;
- And, other useful information pertaining to flight planning, procedures, meteorology, & others.
Sign up for the flight before Mar. 13 (Wed) to get limited early access to a huge vault of charts and navdata, including those not openly published, as well as all 4 Volumes of Route Manual and Special Procedures. (Detailed description and previews are available in the forum post below)
All these above are produced in complete accordance to real-world publications, regulations, & practices, and are used to showcase possibilities of highly realistic flight simulation at Project Firmament. (They should not be used for real-world operation due to the illegality of doing so.)