Standard Operating Procedures

All controllers operating within VATNZ airspace must comply with the VATNZ Standard Operating Procedures.  They are listed below.

All controllers are to be well rehearsed in the procedures contained in these documents.  Any SOP comments or queries should be directed to the VATNZ board members.

This information is for simulated VATSIM purposes ONLY and shall not be used for real world navigation.  VATNZ is not associated with the Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand (CAA) or Airways Corporation New Zealand.

These SOPs are arranged in hierarchical order with Enroute Sectors at the top, followed by TMA and Tower positions. 

Tower SOPs also include other associated Tower-based functions, such as Ground and Delivery services.