About Us

KENYA AIRWAYS VIRTUAL- VKENYA

Welcome to the Kenya Airways virtual- Vkenya, One of the largest and most active virtual airlines in Africa and in the flight sim community. We are a group of flight sim enthusiasts who fly real world routes for Kenya Airways and Jambojet a subsidiary of KQ, using Microsoft Flight Simulator, P3D and X-Plane. This document has been put together for the purpose of guiding you to airline information and procedures for your daily operations. All valuable information to get informed on procedures will be found in this document. This document will be kept up to date and all pilots will be informed when update are published.


File:Airplane silhouette.svgHISTORY

VKenya was founded on February 2015 and Launched on 8 April 2015, our mission is to promote aviation (and more directly, virtual aviation as an object of passion, a hobby, and rewarding career to Kenya and the wider Africa.


File:Airplane silhouette.svgNew Pilot Information

Membership is absolutely open and free to any flight enthusiast. Upon successfully being accepted to join Vkenya, the pilot will receive an email from a member staff notifying the applicant on complete acceptance or denial of their registration. At this point, the applicant will join the roster as a Cadet and have full access to all of the VA's features using their assigned PID and password created at registration. We have a very active yet relaxed staff team that is here to help and support you.


File:Airplane silhouette.svgApplication Requirements

 

 

File:Airplane silhouette.svgPIREPs

Our philosophy is to ensure realism, as much as is possible within the confines of Flight Simulator. We firmly believe we have the most advanced PIREP and flight tracking system of any virtual airline in the world. We have countless unique and exciting features to offer our pilots, and we are constantly in development! Pirep requirements are as follows

 

File:Airplane silhouette.svgVKENYA Virtual Tracker

VKENYA (MSAFIRI TRACKER) is a Virtual custom made tracking system,

smartCARS is available to all pilots which can be downloaded from the website or through this link www.vkenya.or.ke/tracker. In order for smartCARS to function correctly, you will need to purchase or use the free version of Peter Dowson's "FSUIPC". All pilots are required to use this program to track flight information which will be sent to the Vkenya Virtual Server for record keeping. We are not able to accept flights which have been tracked using other recording systems.

 

File:Airplane silhouette.svgRANK STRUCTURE

Pilot Ranks:- Ranks are based on total airline hours. Everyone begins as a Cadet. As your total hours increase your rank level increases.

Rank Title

Minimum Hours

Rank Image

Pay Rate

Total Pilots

 

Cadet

0

 

KSh600/hr

12

 

Flight Support Officer

10

 

KSh750/hr

10

 

Second Officer

75

 

KSh800/hr

6

 

First Officer

150

 

KSh1000/hr

3

 

Captain Second Class

300

 

KSh2000/hr

2

 

Captain First Class

600

 

KSh3000/hr

0

 

Senior Captain

1500

 

KSh4000/hr

0

 

Executive Captain

3000

 

KSh5000/hr

0

 

 

 

 

·     We are Kenya Airways Virtual (VKenya). www.vkenya.or.ke
for the real world Kenya Airways, visit
www.kenya-airways.com.

·     Visit our FacebooK page: www.facebook.com/kenyavirtual/

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