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Welcome to Channel Express Virtual
Our virtual airline is based on the operations of the real world airline of the same name, before its renaming to in 2006, we also offer our pilots the opportunity to fly for other airlines of the Dart Aviation Group if that is their wish.
We prefer a not to serious approach to our hobby, and so we have minimal rules and there is no hidden terms and conditions, you simply enjoy your hobby and make new friends if that is want to do ? your choice.
We use the Kacars flight tracking & pirep reporting system for logging our flight times which can be viewed on the home page flight map, for those who wish to use it, which is free and available for download in the downloads page or can also be sent direct via email if required. we also use a manual pirep reporting system is also available for those who would rather use that, all flights can all be booked via the schedules page which is easy and straight forward to use, just find the airline you wish to fly for and book your flight.
We offer realistic passenger and cargo flight's, which include both domestic / International and one or two transatlantic services for those who like long Haul flights.
We make no claim to be the best virtual airline, nor would we wish to be, we are what we are take it or leave it, however if you would like to learn more about the many aspects of Channel Express Virtual, Please feel free to browse the website using the links above and If you think this Airline is for you, Then Why not Join us today ?

Brian Mason
Managing Director
Channel Express Virtual

Latest Forum Posts

 Submitted By  Date Posted  Subject
   Roger Pilgrem CA0164 17-07-2017 Re: Congratulations Iain
   Brian Mason CE0001 17-07-2017 Congratulations Iain
   Roger Pilgrem CA0164 16-07-2017 Re: Congratulations Mike
   bill kirkham LS0122 16-07-2017 Re: Congratulations Mike
   Brian Mason CE0001 15-07-2017 Congratulations Mike
   Roger Pilgrem CA0164 07-07-2017 Re: On Leave
   bill kirkham LS0122 07-07-2017 Re: On Leave
   Brian Mason CE0001 07-07-2017 On Leave
   Roger Pilgrem CA0164 01-07-2017 Re: Congratulations Roger
   Roger Pilgrem CA0164 01-07-2017 Re: End of Month report for June 2017

Current Operations

Live Flight Board

Icon Flight Departure Arrival Aircraft Status
CE313 EGPF EGSS B737-300 QC Arrived
CA5046 EICK EIDL DASH-8 Q400 Arrived
SAT09X PANC KLAX AN124 Arrived
NIR108A EGAA ENGM B737-8Q8 Arrived
CF103 EGLL VHHH B777-236LRF Taxiing to Runway

Flight Bids

Flight Number
Pilot Name
Tail No.
Flight Time
SKN019T EGAA EGHH Rich Johnson B737-300F G-CELT 1.3 Hours
NIR109A ENGM EGAA Brian Mason B737-8Q8 G-CAAA 1.3 Hours
CE743 EDDB EGGW Paul Coburn A320-200 G-CEMR 2 Hours
CE742 EGGW EDDB Paul Coburn A320-200 G-CEMR 2 Hours
EXS944A EGNM EHAM Mike Hanley B737-300 G-CELD 1.15 Hours
SKN011L EGSS EGPH Steve Birchall B737-300 QC G-CELP 1.3 Hours
LS115 LIMC EGSS Iain Roberton B757-200F G-CEXF 1.3 Hours

Lastest Arrivals

Flight Departure Arrival Duration Pilot Landing Rate Status
SAT09XPANCKLAX03.44SAT0122 Bill Kirkham-153 ft/m Accepted
CE313EGPFEGSS01.44CE0007 Jim Hamilton-150 ft/m Accepted
NIR108AEGAAENGM02.26CE0001 Brian Mason-165 ft/m Accepted
CA5046EICKEIDL01.04CA0164 Roger Pilgrem-90 ft/m Accepted
CA5049EIDLEICK01.07CA0164 Roger Pilgrem-125 ft/m Accepted
CA5046EICKEIDL01.07CA0164 Roger Pilgrem Not Recorded Accepted
SAT906KERIKYSR01.07CA0164 Roger Pilgrem Not Recorded Accepted
SAT905KEWRKERI02.10CA0164 Roger Pilgrem-216 ft/m Accepted
SAT912CYOWKEWR01.42CA0164 Roger Pilgrem-92 ft/m Accepted
CA5039EGACEICK01.10CA0164 Roger Pilgrem-280 ft/m Accepted
Exemplary Work

Posted by Brian Mason on 07/18/17

Gentlemen I have to say Exemplary work to those concerned. With your outstanding number of flights recorded over the last few day's you have moved our postition from in the 80's range to our present rating of 57 on VA Central.

This is very pleasing to see well done all..

And for those who do not yet have an Exemplary service award you will be recieveing one in due course..

Stratos Dash 8 routes added fr

Posted by Bill Kirkham on 11/18/16

Stratos has added a Dash-8Q400 to its network providing passenger service to destinations in Canada and USA, one or two will be challenging as winter comes in !!:)

Stratos adds MD11F to fleet

Posted by Bill Kirkham on 10/23/16

Stratos adds MD11F to the fleet with routes across the US from Newark to west coast and Alaska. Enjoy the flying.

Stratos Caribbean

Posted by Bill Kirkham on 08/19/16

Stratos has acquired a Dash8-Q400 and has been refurbished and reregistered and now sports a fresh new colour, specially for the Caribbean. the aircraft fly out of Barbados and Jamaica, most of the routes are less than 1 hour but some around 2 hours. I hope you enjoy flying this aircraft into some amazing airports on the islands. Bill.

About Channel Express Virtual

What is Channel Express Virtual ?
We are a group of likeminded people who share a common interest.
It is a hobby that involves flight simulation using either FS2004 or FSX, some of us are flyers, some do the duties of ATC while some are both.

Contact Us

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With Thanks

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