[Update 21MAR2020 @1430Z : all slots have been booked in a matter of minutes. In the mean time, VATSIM has broken the record of connections on the network. Definitive figures will be published this week-end].
VATSIM has opened today the booking system for the slots of their upcoming popular Cross The Pond event. The first edition of the CTP event for 2020 will take place on April 4th and will start at 1100z.
This Westbound 2020 event will take place at the following airports.
Departures: EDDK, EGCC, EHAM, EIDW, LIRF, LOWW
Arrivals: CYYZ, KBOS, KJFK, KMIA, KORD, KSFO
The bookings are opened today in the following order :
12:00z – EDDK & LOWW bookings open
12:30z – EGCC & LIRF bookings open
13:00z – EIDW bookings open
13:30z – EHAM bookings open
Pilots can still fly if they have not been able to grab a slot ; however, they might expect very long delays for departure.
Slot reservation can be found at VATSIM dedicated Cross The Pond website.