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Idea: IATA and ICAO codes for Virtual Airlines

Post by ZyreaxGaming_YT » Thu Mar 02, 2017 7:19 pm

I had this idea today to possibly set up an IATA, ICAO, and Callsign system for YS to use on flights.
Here are some test examples.
Palm IATA: Fl
Palm ICAO: FLA
Callsign: SolarBear
Telephony Pronunciation: Solar Bear 320
Palm Air would have the telephony designation of Solar Bear. I think it would be pretty neat if this could work out and hopefully it may help make Virtual Airline flying more realistic. Feel free to post ideas for your own codes and designations for your VA on this topic!

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Mod note: The callsign part is just "Solarbear". 320 of course is the flight number. Just a friendly FYI for future VA callsigns.
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Reason: Minor adjustment to callsign
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Re: Idea: IATA and ICAO codes for Virtual Airlines

Post by dbd000 » Thu Mar 02, 2017 7:51 pm

Moa Airways VA

IATA: MZ
ICAO: MOA
Callsign: Redwing

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Re: Idea: IATA and ICAO codes for Virtual Airlines

Post by DuckFeet97LOR » Thu Mar 02, 2017 9:14 pm

YSBRA Virtual Airlines / MahouAir / YS Charter Worldwide-Hangar VEM
Callsign: Amazon
Alliance: Vingar Alliance

Edited as sugestion of TFan.
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Mod note: Edited to reflect new callsign "Amazon".
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Re: Idea: IATA and ICAO codes for Virtual Airlines

Post by Turbofan » Thu Mar 02, 2017 9:31 pm

I think this is a good idea now that there many VAs but as far as callsigns go, it would be helpful to whoever's doing ATC if you kept it one simple word. That's how a callsign should be anyway. Moa's callsign of "Redwing" is a perfect example.

I suggest Palm Air and YSBRA have a word for their callsign instead of letters. Thanks for your understanding. :)
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Re: Idea: IATA and ICAO codes for Virtual Airlines

Post by Gennaro » Fri Mar 03, 2017 7:52 am

Penguin Airways VA

IATA: PG
ICAO: PGV
Callsign: Penguin
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Re: Idea: IATA and ICAO codes for Virtual Airlines

Post by The Second Maverick » Fri Mar 03, 2017 10:53 am

Abel Jets VA

IATA : AJ
ICAO : AJV
Callsign :
- Abel ( for standard aircrafts )
- Icarus ( for the Space Shuttle )

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Re: Idea: IATA and ICAO codes for Virtual Airlines

Post by skatjr1204 » Fri Mar 03, 2017 1:43 pm

Herven Airlines YSVA

IATA: HV
ICAO: HRV
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Re: Idea: IATA and ICAO codes for Virtual Airlines

Post by Richard Vo » Fri Mar 03, 2017 2:48 pm

Cool idea actually :D
World Airlines
IATA: WA
ICAO: WAL
Callsign: World Air.

EDIT: For Hop Air (subsidiary of World Airlines)
IATA: HP
ICAO: HPA
Callsign: Hop Air
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Re: Idea: IATA and ICAO codes for Virtual Airlines

Post by Patrick31337 » Sun Mar 05, 2017 8:55 pm

I'm collecting the information posted here to make a spreadsheet.

These are what I am considering for NCA Group.

National and Commuter Airlines
IATA: NC
ICAO: NCA
Callsign: Natcom
Alliance: NCA Group

Bush Frontiers
IATA: BF
ICAO:BFF
Callsign: Bestie
Alliance: NCA Group

Ohana Air Virtual
IATA: OH
ICAO: OHA
Callsign: Ohana
Alliance: NCA Group

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Re: Idea: IATA and ICAO codes for Virtual Airlines

Post by Patrick31337 » Fri Mar 31, 2017 5:59 pm

This is the file I have composed using the information from this topic.
YS VA Code List.zip
YS Virtual Airline Information List
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