[PDE] Brussels RFE 2018

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IVAO BeLux Region and Brussels Flight Simulators are inviting you to the yearly Brussels Real Flight Event! During nine hours we will simulate a quasi-real flight schedule in order to give you an idea what a typical Sunday on the international airport in the capital of Europe looks like. If you want to participate, please read through to find out everything you need to know!


Event date: Sunday 18 February 2018
Time frame: 1100z - 2000z
Division: BeLux Region
Airport: EBBR

Please visit our BOOKING SYSTEM to get access to the flight schedule of Sunday 18 February. Certain flights in the booking system will be flown on the Brussels Flight Simulators Boeing 737NG flight simulator. This full scale replica from the real flight deck will give you the possibility to experience your flight ‘as real as it gets’! Search for the flights attached to the BFS logo if you want to find out about the details.
The PILOT BRIEFING is recommended reading material if you are participating to this event!

You should keep in mind that booked flights have a higher priority than non-booked flights for this event. Depending on the traffic situation non-booked flights might have to expect a delay and/or diversion. Below you can find the most accurate sceneries available at the moment:

Provided that your booked flight is completed with arrival or departure in Brussels within the time frame of the event, you can be rewarded with one point for the BeLux Pilot Event Award. If you are interested, please report your flight here. This event is also eligible for the IVAO HQ Event Award. Please check this forum thread for all information regarding the award.


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Air Traffic Control will be provided from a centralised location, hosted by Brussels Flight Simulators in Zaventem, Belgium.

The ATC schedule for this event is managed by the BeLux ATC Operations Department. If you are interested, head over to the ATC Request Page and apply for a position! The participating controllers will be rewarded with two points for the BeLux ATC Event Award.


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This is a Public Demonstration Event organised in cooperation with Brussels Flight Simulators. The event will be hosted from the company’s facility in Zaventem, Belgium. Visitors are welcome to take a look, contact information is available here!

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Should you have any questions or remarks, feel free to contact xb-ec@ivao.aero.

The BeLux Region staff and Brussels Flight Simulators management wish you a great experience and are looking forward to seeing you there!



IVAO stands for "International Virtual Aviation Organisation". We offer a dedicated, independant, free of charge service to enthusiasts and individuals enjoying and participating in the worldwide flight simulation community.