Great Australian Air Rally 2019
by Bluegrass & WestWind Airlines
To provide a fun event for flight simulation pilots to compete with others from every corner of the globe, and to test the flight and navigation skills of pilots during 10 flights over Australia and Papua New Guinea.
The Great Australian Air Rally 2019
This year we are joined by WestWind Airlines in presenting the GAAR. This should allow us to present fights for FS9, FSX, P3D and Xplane. We wil also have airfield information prepared by John Allard at Mutley's Hangar.
Flights and airfield information will be available from the end of February.
We begin at to Innisfail in Queensland and wend our way North to Papua New Guinea and back to Horn Island in Queensland. The longest leg is 306nm and the shortest runway is 3,540'. The daily flights are listed with recommended weather.
No one under 13 years of age may participate without a parent or guardians approval. Have them email me at gaar15director(at)gmail.com for special instructions on signing up. Replace the (at) with @
Allard has kindly produced airport diagrams for the event in jpg
format. They are available for free download in a zipped bundle from
the Mutley's Hangar File library. The link to the new Mutley's
Hangar Airport Diagram Download Center is...
Navigate to the bottom of the long listing of airport groupings and select the entry for the GAAR 2019 which lists the airports and a further link to the download folder.
When are reports due?