Albuquerque ARTCC

Air Route Traffic Control Center

Welcome to the Albuquerque ARTCC

An introduction by Austin Robison, ATM

   Hello, and welcome to the Albuquerque ARTCC! ZAB covers almost all of Arizona, as well as New Mexico, and parts of Texas. We are home to many popular airports, including Phoenix-Sky Harbor (KPHX), Albuquerque Sunport (KABQ), Tucson (KTUS) and El Paso (KELP). If you are interested in becoming a controller here, please head on over to VATUSA, and follow the process to become a home controller at one of the most interesting ARTCCs in the US. If you would like to be a visiting controller click here. Our excellent instructor team will ensure that you recieve the best training possible, so that you can become the best virtual controller you can be!

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    Flight Map

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    Who's Online?

    Controllers Online
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    Callsign Aircraft Flight
    AAL601 B738/L KPHX - KIAH

    ARTCC Info

    Top Controllers - May
    Controller Time
    Christopher Kahl 26:15:46
    Jeffry Babb 19:03:02
    Daan Janssen 08:24:09
    Dustin Record 07:52:10
    Justin Lawrence 05:58:14
    Top Positions - May
    Position Time
    Albuquerque Center 42:44:26
    Phoenix Tower 20:31:48
    Albuquerque Approach 10:25:53
    Phoenix Approach 09:22:16
    Double Eagle Tower 03:59:44
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