Press Release

Virtual United Social Club, Inc. Renews Non-Profit Status

For more information, contact: Tyler McBee Vice President of Marketing & Communications [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Virtual United Social Club, Inc. Renews Non-Profit Status Virtual United Social Club, Inc. has renewed its non-profit status in the state of Texas, further solidifying the organization’s standing in the flight simulation community. VirtualUA’s founder and president, Robby Sayles has been working with the organization’s legal team throughout the process. “We are excited to have renewed our non-profit status Read more…

By Tyler McBee, ago
Press Release

Virtual United Social Club, Inc. Enters Into Legal Agreement With United Airlines

For more information, contact: Tyler McBee Vice President of Marketing & Communications [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Virtual United Social Club, Inc. Enters Into Legal Agreement With United Airlines After communicating with the company’s legal representatives, Virtual United Social Club, Inc. (VirtualUA) has entered into a legal agreement with United Airlines, Inc. (“United”). This legal agreement recognizes VirtualUA as a non-profit organization and protects the organization against any legal action by United. “This agreement between VirtualUA Read more…

By Tyler McBee, ago
Staff Updates

Update from Airline & Flight Operations

Hey everyone! I would like to take a moment and give an update from the Airline and Flight Operations department at VirtualUA. I’m very impressed with the turnout of our 6th annual Golden Summer event! You can expect more events planned by your Flight Operations Managers (FOMs) throughout the rest of the summer. We are also in the process of making adjustments to our staff team. As these adjustments take place, we will be sure Read more…

By Tyler McBee, ago
Crew Communications Systems

Monthly Screenshot Contest Rules & Guidelines

Beginning on August 1, VirtualUA members are invited to submit their best screenshots for the chance to win a prize. In order to be considered, members must follow the rules and guidelines below: Screenshots must be uploaded to the appropriate album in the CCS Screenshot Center The VirtualUA Staff Team will select the Top 10 screenshots to be voted on by members Rules Must be an appropriate Star Alliance livery Flight number must be included Read more…

By Tyler McBee, ago
Uncategorized

July Hub Competition

Think your domicile is the best? This month, we’re challenging you to show your support for your domicile. At the end of July we’ll be ranking each domicile based on average flight hours and average number of flight segments. All flights must comply with our pilot handbook and flown using VirtualUA ACARS and/or on VATSIM. The award for the winning domicile will be announced later this month. Have any questions? Contact your Flight Operations Manager.

By Tyler McBee, ago
Annual Summer Event

Summer Event Prize Winners Announced

We would like to thank everyone who participated in our 6th annual summer event. It was a huge success! A big thank you to the VATSIM controllers who staffed the event, making our flights as realistic as possible. Also, thank you to our sponsors FSPilotShop, Flightbeam, FS2Crew, and REX  for graciously providing prizes for our members. There were 14 prizes in total given out. A prize was given for the best screenshot and the best Read more…

By Tyler McBee, ago
Annual Summer Event

Golden Summer Night Event At VirtualUA

By: Jay Kidder, Managing Director of Airline Operations This Saturday, July 14th from 1600CST to 2000CST we at VirtualUA will be hosting our 6th annual summer event entitled Golden Summer Night at VirtualUA. The route will take us from Houston Texas (IAH) to the Golden a City of Las Vegas Nevada (LAS).  Virtual United Social Club has partnered with VATSIM to enhance our members with realistic Air Traffic experience from gate to gate. FSPilotShop, FlightBeam, Read more…

By Robby Sayles, ago
Community Relations

VirtualUA has re-launched its Crew Communication System

by: Mike Ortins, Community Manager By now (and if you haven’t already, here you go!) I’m sure you’ve heard one way or another that VirtualUA has re-launched it’s Crew Communication System!  It’s going to be a fantastic system that will really increase the social community feeling! And after all, we are a Social Club!   Our new CCS will enable free, open, and simple communication amongst all members and staff.  Not only will it enable Read more…

By Robby Sayles, ago
Events

FlightSimCon Recap

by: Jay Kidder, Managing Director of Flight Operations This past weekend, several of our staff members, including myself, attended FlightSimCon 2018 in Dallas, Texas. Throughout the two-day event, we met with conference attendees, exhibitors and some of our organization’s sponsors. FlightSimCon also provided an opportunity for us to develop and grow as a staff team. During our time in Dallas, we visited a number of landmarks, including planespotting at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. The flight Read more…

By Tyler McBee, ago