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Welcome to Dutch VACC, the Virtual Area Control Center for The Netherlands on the VATSIM network. Dutch VACC provides virtual Air Traffic Control within the Amsterdam FIR, including Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, as well as several regional airports. We pride ourselves in delivering regular and high quality air traffic control services.

This site contains up-to-date information for both (aspiring) Air Traffic Controllers and pilots wishing to roam Dutch airspace. Please check this site frequently, in order not to miss the exciting events Dutch VACC organises on a regular basis.

TWR CPT Niels de Roo

On Saturday, November 23rd, there will be a Controller Practical Test at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. Dutch VACC member Niels de Roo will be trying to convince the examiners he is ready for the next step. The CPT starts at 18:30 UTC and ends around 20:30 UTC. All traffic (IFR or VFR) is greatly appreciated!
Flightplans to and from Schiphol airport can be found using the vRoute planner on our homepage.

The Expedition

The Emirates VACC and Dutch VACC are very excited to announce Amsterdam to Dubai: The Expedition on Sunday, the 1st of December. During this unique opportunity, pilots will be able to fly between two of the most popular airports on VATSIM and enjoy full ATC staffing from gate to gate. Two magnificent FlyTampa-airport sceneries complete the experience. Pilots shall depart Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (EHAM) between 11:00 and 13:00 UTC so that they will be arriving into Dubai (OMDB) between 16:30 and 19:30 UTC. Pilots can now book a slot.