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Houston Air Route Traffic Control Center



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Top Controllers - Nov '14
Controller Online
En-Route / Oceanic
1 Brandon Barrett (I3) 26:02
2 Christopher Chase (C1) 17:11
3 Ali Chokr (C1) 16:27
4 Chase Zimmerman (C1) 11:23
5 Reuben Prevost (I1) 09:28
Terminal RADAR
1 Reuben Prevost (I1) 34:20
2 Christopher Stacy (SUP) 20:06
3 Ali Chokr (C1) 15:34
4 Billy Bowers (S2) 14:03
5 Andrew Wolcott (C3) 13:01
C/G/L Control
1 Sebastian Knoop-Troullier (S2) 75:14
2 Billy Bowers (S2) 62:07
3 Bryan Spencer (S1) 30:59
4 Chase Parisher (S2) 30:22
5 Barry Peacock (S1) 20:44
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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: Virtual Blue Fly-out Takeoff Tuesday


  • 26 Nov 2014 00:30z - 26 Nov 2014 02:30z (25 November  18:30-20:30 Central)

    Virtual Blue Fly-out Takeoff Tuesday

    Virtual Blue flew in this past Tuesday and were happy with the last minute staffing from those who controlled. They are planning on flying out on 11/25 from KAUS.

  • 5 Dec 2014 23:45z - 6 Dec 2014 04:00z (05 December  17:45-22:00 Central)

    ZME FNO: A Night Over the River

    At the Memphis ARTCC, we're starting the month of December off with a fun-filled night of flying in "America's Distribution Center", Memphis, Tennessee. Pull the piston-engine out of the hangar and en...

  • 7 Dec 2014 21:00z - 8 Dec 2014 00:00z (07 December  15:00-18:00 Central)

    Hop over to Houston

    Hop Over to Houston and fly into either (KIAH/IAH) George Bush Intercontinental or (KHOU/HOU) William P. Hobby

Arrivals and Departures