The monthly VATSIM Screenshot Contest has re-launched as a quarterly event, making the contest more competitive and bringing fantastic prizes to the winner and runner up. We are now accepting entries via our forum and dedicated e-mail address and encourage all VATSIM members to get involved. Two members have the chance of winning a selection of Justflight.com products as they are kindly sponsoring the event.
Worldflight 2015 is underway!
More than 150 aircraft, including the 11 official fixed based Sims departed Sydney (YSSY), Australia at 23:00UTC on the first leg of Worldflight to Adelaide (YPAD).
ATC were online from Delivery up to Center and back down to Ground in Adelaide with multiple frequency changes and lots of radio traffic challenging the crews.
Next Sunday the 1st of November at 1900z, Kyle Ramsey (VATSIM President) will be live in a Meet and Greet session hosted by VATUK on the VATSIM UK TeamSpeak. Kyle is keen to listen to members and take questions regarding VATSIM and its operations. He will be joined by other BoG and EC representatives there to answer questions and listen to member feedback on building the future vision for VATSIM.
Look for other similar events happening worldwide over the next few months. Region Directors are leading the scheduling effort.
The minutes of the Quarterly Executive Committee meeting held on Saturday 24 October 2015 have been published on the VATSIM website.
To read the minutes, please visit https://www.vatsim.net/meeting-minutes/ec
The minutes from the second quarter of 2015 Board if Governors voice meeting have been posted.
VATSIM ON SKY BLUE RADIO
Saturday, October 10th at 1800z, is your opportunity to tune in and hear the future of VATSIM discussed by two of its most seasoned members, Vice President for Virtual Airlines and Special Operations, Roger Curtiss, and Executive Committee Chairman, Mark Richards.
VATSIM is requesting applications for those qualified and interested in the position of Vice President, Operations (VATGOV2). This role is a full voting member of the Board of Governors.
Details can be found in the VATSIM Forums
Minutes of the VATSIM Executive Committee Quarterly meeting held on 25JUL15 have now been published to the VATSIM Website.
To view the minutes, visit http://www.vatsim.net/meeting-minutes/ec
Kyle Ramsey, the former VP Operations, has been elected to the position of President by the VATSIM Board of Governors.
The announcement is located here: http://forums.vatsim.net/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=69142