Welcome to the Virtual
Houston Air Route Traffic Control Center



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Top Controllers - Oct '17
Controller Online
En-Route / Oceanic
1 Brandon Barrett (I1) 14:17
2 Reuben Prevost (I3) 05:12
3 Matthew Kosmoski (C1) 03:27
4 Cole Connelly (I1) 03:19
5 Brighton McMinn (SUP) 03:15
Terminal RADAR
1 Carson Page (S3) 13:36
2 Joshua Hooker (S3) 04:20
3 Jason Diket (C1) 04:12
4 Sebastian Knoop-Troullier (S3) 03:23
5 Reuben Prevost (I3) 03:09
C/G/L Control
1 Ryan Barnes (S2) 93:09
2 Odin Morris (S1) 19:09
3 Brandon Wening (S2) 16:25
4 Chip Belcher (S1) 11:45
5 Ethan Hawes (I1) 08:52
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Welcome to ZHU!

Welcome to the Virtual Houston Air Route Traffic Control Center on the VATSIM Network. Encompassing an airspace of approximately 280,000 square miles located in portions of Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, Houston has a diverse selection of destinations for you to choose from.

From New Orleans, to the airports of Houston, Austin, San Antonio and many other cities along the Gulf of Mexico we know you will find a destination to your liking within our airspace. In addition we operate the Houston Oceanic Station covering the Gulf of Mexico and providing services to pilots transitioning this body of water. We hope you will enjoy your visit and come back and see us again soon.

Upcoming Events

Next Event: Bat City Spooktacular


  • 1 Nov 2017 01:00z - 1 Nov 2017 04:00z (31 October  20:00-23:00 Central)

    Bat City Spooktacular

    Welcome to the Bat City Spooktacular. Come fly in your spookiest livery into one of our three haunted fields on Halloween Night from 2000-2300 CST NOTAM: ATCT Doorbells have been disabled to preven...

  • 6 Nov 2017 23:00z - 7 Nov 2017 04:00z (06 November  18:00-23:00 Central)

    WorldFlight in the USA

    Worldflight 2017 traverses VATUSA. Visit https://www.worldflight.com.au/ops/schedule/ for more information on the flight. Expect Full ATC at the following airports during the flight. WF...

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