Virtual LH

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Since 2013.


Rules & Regulations

  • There are only one criteria to become a member of Virtual LH VA. Every applicant is accepted as long as the applicant overcome the minimum score of 70/100 points in the entrance exam;

  • New Pilots must submit their first PIREP within 30 days of the date of acceptance of Their application. Those who do not will have their membership revoked;

  • Pilots shall fly a minimum of one flight per month;

  • All flight must be sent using SIMACARS reporting softwares;

  • All Pilots are initially assigned the rank of “Co-pilot” automatically. This rank can be promoted by the increase of their flying hours or by the exams and check requests available on the "pilot actions" page. (Ranks are shown on this page : Pilot ranks);

    • Regulations for check request:

      • When a pilot joins Virtual LH, he is able to fly small and medium planes which includes Bombardier CRJ, Embraer E19x and Airbus A32F. To fly heavy planes the pilot needs to reach the minimum required hours of the rank or he can access the requests option on pilot actions and request for a rating check.

      • The pilot needs to take a theoretical exam (The language used for questions is English). After succeeding in a theoretical test, you can request a practical exam that will be assigned to an examiner.

      • The pilot need to respect the "chronology" of the rating, that means he can just ask for a captain check for example, if he succefully got the First officer rating;

      • You can only ask for a request if you have already 5 hours of flight;

      • If a pilot pass an exam successfully he will receive the new rating and will be able to fly all the aircrafts available for that rating. (You can see the awards by clicking here)

      • Reading the pilot rating documentation you can check which aircrafts are available for each rating;

      • If you have already made a request, you need to wait at least 15 days to make a new one, and it doesn't matter if you have passed it or not;

      • Practical exams should be done within 15 days after applying for it, so do not ask for an exam if you know you will be unavailable in the weeks to come;

      • Pilots using prepar 3D v4 don't need to reach 5 hours of flight to make a request, and they can ask for captain's rank on the first time.

  • Pilots are asked to dispatch their flights on their own. That means the pilot should get the route they plan to fly, and past it in our acars system;

  • All Virtual LH VA’s regular operations flights have a designated aircraft in their flight plans. This is the preferred aircraft type but is by no means restrictive and Pilots are free to use Whatever type they wish within Virtual LH fleet (Airplanes that are not operated by Virtual LH should not be used);

  • Flight time shown in the Pilot Brief is the time from block to block; that is, from blocks off to blocks on;

  • Maximum acceptable landing rate is -350.00 fpm for medium aircrafts (landing rate until -365.00 can be accepted) and -500.00 for heavy aircrafts, any PIREP that has an excessive landing rate will be rejected . (Unless there was a reasonable excuse for this excessive landing rate - Pilots should write their explanation in the flight PIREP at the comments section). Submitting too much PIREPs with an excessive landing rate could lead to a membership revoking/suspension;

  • Pilots should not book any flight if they are not sure of flying it within 24 hours;

  • Not following the rules above, membership may be revoked at any time by the CEO with whom this authority solely resides. Virtual LH VA reserves the right to amend this Rules & Regulations at any time without notice and at its discretion and members agree to abide by its most recent version.