Virtual Area Control Centre (VACC)
for Sri Lanka & Maldives Flight Information Regions (FIR)
Controller: "UL101 contact Colombo Center 124.90."
Controller: "UL101 contact Colombo Center 124.90!"
Controller: "UL101 you're just like my wife, you never listen!"
Pilot: "Center, this is UL110, maybe if you called her by the right name you'd get a better response!"
The 'VACC Sri Lanka and Maldives' is the local organization serving Flight Information Regions of Sri Lanka (VCCF) and Maldives (VRMF), and established within VATWA to perform the following roles:
Create and maintain a local VATSIM community for all VATSIM members belonging to the vACCSRM area
Organize events and collaborate with neighboring vACC's events
Coordinate training of new air traffic controllers
Coordinate ATC operations within vACCSRM airspace
Maintain archives of required material for Pilots and ATC within vACCSRM airspace
Communicate with VATWA regarding local matters and procedures
Brief visiting controllers and pilots on operational procedures
We provide Center Control for VCCF (Colombo FIR) and VRMF (Maldives FIR) and Approach/Departure, Tower, Ground, Delivery control services for main international airports available within the area:
So you are only a few steps away from becoming part of Sri Lanka & Maldives vACC. Looking forward to seeing you online.