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Houston Air Route Traffic Control Center



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Top Controllers - Oct '16
Controller Online
En-Route / Oceanic
1 Reuben Prevost (I1) 09:39
2 Matthew Kosmoski (C1) 07:53
3 Cole Connelly (C1) 06:30
4 Jason Diket (SUP) 03:28
5 Brandon Barrett (I3) 03:09
Terminal RADAR
1 Jonathan Voss (C3) 07:53
2 Brian LaFleur (C1) 02:36
3 Jerry Swalling (I1) 02:12
4 Matthew Kosmoski (C1) 02:10
5 Jason Diket (SUP) 01:43
C/G/L Control
1 Alan Johnston (S1) 16:23
2 Preston Nguyen (S2) 13:50
3 Jordan Robinson (S1) 04:41
4 Michael Gordon (S1) 03:54
5 Reuben Prevost (I1) 02:02
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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: Turkey Dash 2016


  • 19 Nov 2016 18:00z - 19 Nov 2016 23:00z (19 November  13:00-18:00 Central)

    Turkey Dash 2016

    Bring your friends, bring your neighbors, bring your pets (just not your turkeys!). Join the Houston ARTCC as we staff up Houston Intercontinental (KIAH) for a pre-turkey day aviation fly-in and out! ...

  • 10 Dec 2016 23:00z - 11 Dec 2016 03:00z (10 December  18:00-22:00 Central)

    Southern Winter Fly-In

    ♫ It's the holiday season! Whoop-de-do! ♫ Seasons greetings from your friendly ZHU ARTCC! Kick off the holidays right with the Southern Winter Fly-In featuring the Houston ARTCC! We will have Hou...

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