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Houston Air Route Traffic Control Center



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Top Controllers - Apr '15
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En-Route / Oceanic
1 Jason Diket (C1) 27:59
2 Brandon Barrett (I3) 24:44
3 Ali Chokr (C1) 16:09
4 Kyle Charles (S3) 11:49
5 Reuben Prevost (I1) 11:16
Terminal RADAR
1 Kyle Charles (S3) 21:36
2 John Bartlett (I1) 10:08
3 Jason Diket (C1) 08:18
4 Brandon Barrett (I3) 08:13
5 Chase Parisher (S2) 07:53
C/G/L Control
1 Robert Hochwarth (S1) 47:06
2 Rashon Connor (S1) 41:24
3 Michael Rivera (S1) 31:14
4 Fritzgerald Boezem Jr. (S1) 29:46
5 Chase Parisher (S2) 18:08
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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: ZJX Friday Night Ops: A Storm in Paradise


  • 8 May 2015 23:00z - 9 May 2015 04:00z (08 May  18:00-23:00 Central)

    ZJX Friday Night Ops: A Storm in Paradise

    The ZJX ARTCC has asked us to support their FNO, so why not help them out. Come and give us a shot at our controlling. Come and enjoy Florida's summer weather. Are you ready for the challenge, we ...

  • 10 May 2015 23:00z - 11 May 2015 03:00z (10 May  18:00-22:00 Central)

    Riverwalk Fly In

    Fly into San Antonio for the night! The Houston ARTCC will be staffed up from 2300z to 0300z! Bring us what you got. IFR/VFR, we don't care! C172 or AN225, it doesn't matter just fly and have fun! We ...

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