REQUIREMENTS Foreword: Due to operational and technical reasons, we primarily recruit applicants who reside in Switzerland or in the neighbouring countries in Europe. We do, however, make exceptions as the case arises. Each case is considered individually; the final acceptance will be decided by Stephan Ricci, in his capacity as CEO of Swissair-VA. Anybody who possesses the following pre-conditions can become a member of Swissair VA:  * Possession of an officially purchased Flightsimulator (FS9, FSX, P3D or X-Plane) * Possibility to perform one flight per calendar month (short- haul flights are also allowed) * Possession of a valid e-mail address * Being cosmopolitan, a character trait for every pilot. * Being at least 16 years old, or having the written permission from your parents allowing  collaboration in a VA. Flying Requisitions:  * Good flight planning and preparation for flying from A to B. * A good knowledge and command of the aircraft. * Ability to perform a landing without ILS and Autopilot, for instance. * Ability to perform a VOR DME approach  * Ability to access a VOR or NDB. * Mastering the Voice (only for those flying online) (an internal instruction can be given if desired; otherwise everything    that needs to be known can be found under this link: http://www.vacc.ch/de/   (VATSIM ID is required) The VATSIM regulations are also valid in our VA also for the offline pilots http://www.vatsim.net/ or  http://www.vac.ch/de/startseite  A „must“ for all pilots flying in our VA: As a virtual pilot for Swissair, we expect of you absolute professionalism with regard to association and integrity.  A „say again please“ or a few nice words in a private message make things friendlier and easier because we all have the same goal. To enjoy a very interesting hobby! And don’t forget to say „thank you“; each one invests his time and patience for this hobby and its pilots
REQUIREMENTS Requirements for new Pilots: Anybody who possesses the following pre-conditions can become a member of Swissair VA: * Possession of an officially purchased Flightsimulator (FS9, FSX, P3D or X-Plane) * Possibility to perform one flight per calendar month (short haul flights are also allowed) * Possession of a valid e-mail address * Being cosmopolitan, a character trait for every pilot. * Being at least 16 years old, or having the written permission from your parents allowing collaboration in a VA. Flying Requisitions: * Good flight planning and preparation for flying from A to B. * A good knowledge and command of the aircraft. * Ability to perform a landing without ILS and Autopilot, for instance. * Ability to perform a VOR DME approach * Ability to access a VOR or NDB. * Mastering the Voice (only for those flying online) (an internal instruction can be given if desired; otherwise everything    that needs to be known can be found under this link: http://www.vacc.ch/de/   (VATSIM ID is required) The VATSIM regulations are also valid in our VA also for the offline pilots http://www.vatsim.net/  or http://www.vac.ch/de/startseite A „must“ for all pilots flying in our VA: As a virtual pilot for Swissair, we expect of you absolute professionalism with regard to association and integrity. A „say again please“ or a few nice words in a private message make things friendlier and easier because we all have the same goal. To enjoy a very interesting hobby! And don’t forget to say „thank you“; each one invests his time and patience for this hobby and its pilots.