to  → 
 to  → 
 to  → 
Auckland RNAV Night

The Auckland ILS / DME approach has been inoperable for the last month, in spirit of conducting events as real as possible we will be flying into Auckland were you can expect an RNAV approach or maybe even a VOR DME approach. 

The North bound route takes in some spectacular scenery as you over fly Lake Taupo with Mt Raupau at your 9 o'clock. 

The South bound leg will take you past Rotoura and Kaimai Ranges before on your final descent you will overfly the Kaweka Range. Finally you will see the spectacular Hawkes Bay. 

One flight should take approximately 1 hour, meaning plenty of time for a return journey. The route is typically operated by the Q300 aircraft although any twin turbo prop would also work. Maximum aircraft size is a Boeing 737 or A320.  

Wednesday Challenge

For this week’s challenge it is encouraged to attempt the RNAV Y approach into Auckland to add to the realism of an inoperable ILS.

Routes

AANR 1 - H372 TULMI Y888 MOOSE H372

AANR 4 - H372

 

NRAA 3 - H211 GENDA Y733 LEGER H182 (For flights at 11,000 ft or above, maintain 10,000 ft to 30 NR)

NRAA 5 - H211 (9000 ft or below)

Photograph By

Nathanael Brown

Bookings

To have your flight booking appear on the VATNZ Homepage to let others know you plan to fly, remember to book your flight in Vroute.

 Vroute

Events Mailing List

This mailing list is used to announce upcoming online events in the VATNZ calendar. Receive reminder emails before each event detailing what's happening and where.

Subscribe to this list at:vatnz-events


 

"I agree"

When clicking on an AIP link for the first time, you may come to the AIP NZ web page which requires you to click on "I agree". After doing this it is best to use the back arrow on your browser until you are back here again, or close the TAB that was opened. Then click on the link again and you will go straight to the PDF.

 

Airports

NZAA Auckland, New Zealand

Positions

 CallsignRadio NameFrequencyFreq
CTRNZCH-B_CTRBay Approach119.500
 NZCH-R_CTRAuckland Control126.000
APPNZAA_APPAuckland Approach124.300
TWRNZAA_TWRAuckland Tower118.700
 NZNR_TWRNapier Tower124.800
GNDNZAA_GNDAuckland Ground121.900