Welcome to the Virtual
Houston Air Route Traffic Control Center



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Top Controllers - Jun '16
Controller Online
En-Route / Oceanic
1 Chase Morgan (C1) 34:52
2 Brandon Barrett (I3) 14:13
3 Tyler Milligan (C1) 13:53
4 Bradley Burges (C1) 09:48
5 Christopher Chase (C1) 08:21
Terminal RADAR
1 Billy Bowers (S3) 53:37
2 Cole Connelly (S3) 50:35
3 Matthew Kosmoski (S3) 29:04
4 Malachi Oie (S2) 21:25
5 Jonathan Voss (C3) 11:35
C/G/L Control
1 Preston Nguyen (S1) 31:31
2 Derek Schatz (S1) 31:10
3 Michael Poling (S1) 29:06
4 Odinn Tor (S2) 24:13
5 Austin Lowe (S1) 20:47
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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: Houston Live!


  • 8 Jul 2016 22:00z - 9 Jul 2016 02:00z (08 July  17:00-21:00 Central)

    Houston Live!

    The Houston ARTCC will be hosting our 3rd annual Houston Live event! Join the Houston ARTCC as we staff up TRACONs, Towers, and Enroutes for an evening of live controlling fun! This is a great experie...

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