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It’s the biggest group flight OF THE YEAR our annual trip to see Santa. Every year we head up to Lapland to catch the northern lights, eat mince pies and try and catch a glimpse of Santa himself! This year we are determined to make our group flight bigger than ever departing from East Midlands (EGNX) to Rovaniemi (EFRO) on Tuesday 7th December 2021

Departure time will be between 19:00 – 19:30 Zulu/Local to ensure smooth departures. Members are invited to join us on or offline the VATSIM network in an UK virtual liveried aircraft of their choice. You can download our liveries here :

Please use the special schedule provided here :

This year we have more chances than ever for our members to win a prize. Our first competition is our Christmas fancy dress where we encourage participants to dress up and join us on Discord for the flight. Your choice on your costume and background decoration, and the best Christmas fancy dress will win the 50 Euro SimMarket Voucher. The runner up will win a 25 Euro SimMarket voucher.

During the flight we will be holding a special Christmas pub quiz live on discord where 3 prizes are up for grabs – 1 x 10 Euro SimMarket voucher and 2 x 5 Euro SimMarket voucher.

As it is our biggest flight of the year we would ask if you are interested in joining us to RSVP via discord so we can pre plan departures/stands/routing and flight levels. You can do this here :

We look forward to seeing as many members join us for our annual trip any questions, please do not hesitate to ask.

Merry Christmas

The UK virtual Team