Welcome to VATSIM's Pilot Resource Center (PRC) Development Wiki
The information contained on all pages of this website is to be used for flight simulation purposes only on the VATSIM network. It is not intended nor should it be used for real world navigation. This site is not affiliated with the FAA or any governing aviation body. All content contained herein is approved only for use on the VATSIM network.
This is the home for course development for VATSIM Pilot Training.
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Want to Help?
If you are a well experienced pilot or controller who would like to join this team, please come to the HelpWanted
page and see how your skills might help thousands of virtual pilots on VATSIM. We have a need for a few more authors with practical experience in aviation, as well as needing additional consultants with experience in Europe, Asia, Africa/ME, or South America. Step up and help make our pilot training material as accurate and comprehensive as possible.
Lessons Under Development
204 - FlyingInWeather
226 - DestinationAirportRwyServices
Prerequisites for VFR and IFR courses
131 - ChoosingACallsignOnVATSIM
133 - ChoosingEquipmentCode
201 - BasicMeteorology
202 - METARSandTAFS
203 - UnderstandingATIS
211 - TranspondersAndSquawkCodes
212 - VfrOrIfr
216 - HowHightoFly
218 - AirplanesAirspeedsAltitudes
221 - AirportDiagrams
223 - RunwaySelection
231 - AirportATC
232 - AppDepCtrPositionsResponsibilities
- by MattChase
233 - AirlinersVsGAAirplanes
236 - SpecOps
241 - StartUpAtAirport
We are adding a few pages onto this site for a team working on a promotion video. Many of those pages will be hidden from most site members during the production phase. If you are a member of the video team, the PromoVideo
page will serve as your primary site index.
205 - WeatherMinimums
206 - VFRLimitationsInWeather
251 - AirspaceIcaoClassification
252 - AirspaceClassification
261 - UnderstandingTheCircuit
262 - DeparturesAndArrivals
263 - VFRNoncntrledAirport KyleRamsey
264 - VfrSeparation
271 - VfrFlightPlanning
281 - VFRRadarServices
282 - CommNavEquipmentVFR
286 - DedReckonPilotage
301 - IfrClearances
306 - IFRLimitationsInWeather
311 - NavigationAids
316 - AirWays
321 - BasicFlightPlanning
322 - SIDsSTARs
323 - BasicIAP
324 - DirectVsAirways
331 - IntroHolding
341 - IntroILS
342 - IntroNonILS
- By Team
- By BraddPodd
- by RolandCollins
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