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Announcing FSweekend 2006

Last updated Sun, 17 Dec 2017 13:53:30 GMT
Originally posted on Wed, 05 Jul 2006 08:00:00 GMT

The annual FSweekend flight simulator convention will be held in early November at the Aviodrome in Lelystad, The Netherlands. For full details on the event, click on Read More.

 Invitation for the next upcoming Flightsimulator weekend in The Netherlands.

This is again the Biggest International Flightsimulator weekend in the World.

Again this great Flightsim event will be in the Aviodrome Aviation museum at Lelystad airport. in the weekend of 4 & 5 November 2006.

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All Civil an Military Flightsimclubs, Flightsim organizations or individual Flightsimmers from all countries that will give information and / or demonstrations are very welcome to this 2 days event to participate.

Last time more then 300 participants where there to make this event a huge success. This is because of the unique concept that it is make's by Flightsimmers for Flightsimmers . And this concept will give maximum interaction between participants and visitors, so the visitor is an participant to. And will not be an passive visitor but can exchange experiences with the participants and other visitors. I can tell you the friendly and relax atmosphere is a unique experience on this Fsweekend.

Cockpit Builders.

On all the Flightsim weekends we will give the cockpit builders the opportunity to show there home build cockpits or parts off it, to the public and all the other cockpit builders. Of course this weekend is the perfect place to met other cockpit builders from the Netherlands and other countries, and chance Experience with them.

A request from the Aviodrome is to involve the public by the event. For Instance Presentation of demonstration of the civil- or military FS-groups under control of their own ATC. Presentation by developers from scenery's, aeroplane model's and other FS-add-ons Teaching of FS lessons at visitors with special attention to the children please . Presentation or demonstrations of FS-clubs and FS-organizations that fly on-line on the internet or looking after the ATC on the internet. Exploratory invention of virtual airlines and various exploratory FS internet web sites. Remaining: put a chair next to you , to show your hobby and share your ideas.

Advertising And PR For The Visitors.

Of course is it very important to have visitors from other countries to, so its very important that you make great advertising and PR.. for the FSweekend you can find some banners on that you can put on your web site.

The Expenses

There are no expenses at agreements for the not commercial participants in the Aviodrome. Tables, chairs, electricity and the name badges will be looking after by the Aviodrome. All participants get on the day's that they are present, a simple lunch package including coffee and tee. Parking expenses are at your own expense. Euro 5.00 a day. If you want to spread information of the demonstrations or Free ware, it may be offered against the real cost price. If you want to sell other merchandising from clubs or organizations you can rent a table for the two days give me an email Power electricity is 230 volts and 50 Hz we have european contact stops so if you have different contact stops bring your own contact boxes with you.

There are no Internet connections at the Aviodrome. But you can give demonstrations with in your own local network of course.

Available Space In The Aviodrome.

It looks like there will be an awful many accessions and from there is a quid line of max. 15 active participants per group. Important information for the military Flight simmers. For the military Flightsimmers counts, that if they give a demo, there may be not any connection with the present and sensitive war situations in the various countries.

Insurance Of Your Equipment.

The aviodrome is insured for your equipment for Fire and burglars., there is a good burglary protection in the building.

Location Aviodrome

The Aviodrome is beside the airport Lelystad. and within 1 hour car drive from Schiphol Airport or the centre of Amsterdam. ( nice to visit in the evening ) If you want you can Fly in the event with small Aircraft and taxi to and park on the ramp from the Aviodrome museum.. You only pay the small landings price and a small handling price, the pilot and the passengers have then free entrance to the event.

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Ian Stephens

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