Flight Planning Resources

Planning and Tracking

Link to FlightAware.com - Flight Tracking and More

FlightAware is a very popular real-world flight tracking tool. It is free to use, but does offer additional features to 'premium' members. It can be used for looking up real-world routing used be airlines.

Link to FltPlan.com - General Aviation Flight Planning

FltPlan.com assists pilots with building flight plans, and generating navigation logs. For real-world flights, FltPlan.com can work with the FAA to assist pilots with pre-filing their flights.

Link to FuelPlanner.com - Aviation Fuel Planner

FuelPlanner.com is a free site that provides Fuel Planning assisting for Flight Simulation. They have specific forumulas for fuel usage on the PMDG 737 series.

VATSIM Related Services

Link to VATSIM

VATSIM, the Virtual Air Traffic Simulation network is the preferred network for multi-player flying online. Join hundreds of other pilots and real-time air traffic control operators in the virtual skies.

Link to Vataware

Vataware provides real-time stats, flight-tracking and history about traffic on the VATSIM network.

Link to Simroutes

SimRoutesis a free flight-planning tool that works with the VATSIM network, and has the capability to assist pilots with pre-filing flight plans with VATSIM.

 Southwest Virtual Recent Flights

Flight # From To Pilot
3127 KLGA   KATL W. Gil
3815 KDEN   KLAX D. Allen
3430 KAUS   KHOU G. Bowman
4940 KBWI   KRSW M. Marx
1042 KMDW   MKJS S. Melo
4764 KATL   KPHX R. West
3663 KOKC   KHOU G. Bowman
2631 KBNA   KLAS J. Berrios
2940 KPHX   KBWI M. Marx
2564 KDAL   KOKC G. Bowman
3602 KTPA   TJSJ R. Smith Jr
2324 KBWI   KALB J. Dobson
4025 KOMA   KDAL J. Carey
1591 KOKC   KDEN S. Russell

 Crew Base Flights This Month

Crew Base Number of Flights Hours Flown
Houston 55 103.7
Orlando 32 66.4
Denver 27 58.1
NorCal 26 55.4
Las Vegas 18 44.7
Atlanta 17 37.8
Baltimore 16 27.9
Dallas 12 38.3
Chicago Midway 9 7.6
Phoenix 2 3.1

 Southwest Virtual Top Landings

Flight # Landing Rate Landing Speed Pilot
2323 -1.00 fpm 130.00 kts J. Stayton
495 -1.00 fpm 136.00 kts D. Papargiris
672 -1.00 fpm 114.00 kts H. Silk
1857 -1.00 fpm 108.00 kts J. Dobson
935 -1.00 fpm 112.00 kts H. Domingues
2323 -1.00 fpm 108.00 kts J. Moore
Link to VATSIM
Link to simBrief
Link to Flight Awere
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