Mid Summer Madness Vatsim XVI

Posted 03 Aug 2022

On Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th August, Birmingham Airport (EGBB) will host its 16th annual Mid Summer Madness Event. Birmingham Airport will be fully staffed from 0900-1900Z (1000-2000 BST) on both days.
Most of the controllers will be sat in the same room. We really hope you can help us make this the best Mid Summer Madness event yet!

Fly UK have put on 5 events in total to coincide with this event, 3 on the Saturday and 2 on Sunday, to book onto any of these events go to our events section : https://flyuk.aero/online-events and join other Fly UK members on Team speak'
You may also fly to and from any destination of your choice if you so wish from our scheduled flights.

This year Vatsim again have teamed up with some amazing flight simulation software companies. Thanks to the generosity of these fantastic companies, they are able to offer the following prizes to pilots who fly in or out of Birmingham during the event weekend:

  • Orbx - a product of your choice from their store (not partner products) for three winners and a Volanta Premium subscription for 6 months for three winners.
  • PMDG - $70 (USD) store credit to be used on a PMDG product of your choice for one winner.

These prizes will be available to win for pilots for the below:

  • One for the pilot who flies the furthest distance whilst online, either departing or arriving EGBB during event hours.
  • One for the pilot who flies the most flights in or out of EGBB, with full stop landings during event hours.

Remaining prizes at random for pilots who fly a full flight online into or out of EGBB during event hours.
We hope you enjoy these events.

Fly UK invites all members to join in the event and fly the UKV flag!



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