ATC Tour 2018

This tour is finished.

Atc tour 2018

In 2018, control the french airfields according to their geographical or airport specificities!

Opening date and time

12/02/2018 00:00 UTC

Closing date and time

28/02/2019 23:59 UTC

Nombre min. d'étapes à effectuer



  1. The ATC Tour has 10 control sessions.
  2. A member can do one control shift for the Tour any day in the week with a limitation of one shift per calendar week. The shift must take place between 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. Metropolitan France Time.
  3. Each IVAO member registered in the French Division or in an alien Division with a French GCA can take part in the Tour without any ratings restrictions.
  4. The member must choose 5 duos from the list available here. The member must control a position (APP, TWR or AFIS) for the 2 airports in the duo.
  5. The accepted positions for this tour are: Approach (LFXX_APP), Tower (LFXX_TWR) or AFIS (see ATC rule here). These positions are located in metropolitan France or in the DOM-TOM under the responsibility of the french division. The positions Ground (GND), Preflight (DEL), Departure (DEP) and ACC (CTR) are excluded from the tour.
  6. Each session must be subject to a reservation on the ATC planning and must have a minimum duration of 2 hours.
  7. Voice usage is required. The ICAO languages ​​applied in France are French and English.
  8. Each ATC must be familiar with the procedures on each position.
  9. At the end of each session, a report must be sent. Once the report is validated, a point is awarded. Only one point is awarded per session. 
  10. The ATC Tour ends on 28/02/2019. It will not be possible to start this tour after the 30/12/2018.
  11. A member having questions about the tour or having a doubt about the progress of his tour can contact the AO department:,
  12. Each member having accumulated the 10 points corresponding to the 10 sessions of the tour will be granted an "ATC Events Award":