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Welcome to the Miami Air Route Traffic Control Center! The Miami ARTCC is made up of aviation and air traffic control enthusiasts who control the virtual skies from Tampa to Keywest and points eastward over the Bahamas. The Miami ARTCC is one of the busiest ARTCCs on VATSIM, and serves as a popular destination for both domestic and international flights from South America, the Carribean, and Europe.… Read the article
Ever wondered why the controller changed the route you filed? Or why the controller assigned you a really low intermediate altitude when departing KFLL? Whether you're new to VATSIM or an experienced pilot, we have some excellent tips on flying in the Miami airspace which will help shed some light on what's going on behind the scopes.… Read the article
So you're already a VATSIM pilot and you're looking to take your flight simulation hobby to the next level. Or, perhaps you're already a VATSIM controller looking for a new and fun place to control. Either way, you've come to the right place! The Miami ARTCC is composed of a fun-loving group of people who truly enjoy not only the technical aspects of controlling the virtual skies, but the social interactions that go along with this incredible hobby.… Read the article
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Controller Stats

Top 5 this month to date
ControllerTime Online
Henderson, Ron53:51
Salikhov, Maxim49:56
Glottmann, Josh43:47
Anderson, Mark41:19
Bambach, Kenneth29:13
Top 5 last month
ControllerTime Online
Henderson, Ron62:53
Glottmann, Josh38:23
Bambach, Kenneth25:54
Anderson, Mark24:56
Salikhov, Maxim15:49

As of 14.07.26 15:00 UTC

Online Controllers

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Miami Weather:

KMIA 261453Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 31/26 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP197 T03060256 51011

ZMA Airspace

† denotes Miami Oceanic Flight

Website Moving (looking for a moving truck)


The Miami ARTCC website will be offline beginning Sunday July 27 at 1000Z until 1600Z as the website is being upgraded.

Website might be down for 1-72 hours depending on hamster speed at time of moving. Side effects may include but are not limited to loss of forums, loss of front page, loss of documents, not working links, loss of voice server, loss of TS3, loss of vattastic, and loss of life.… Read the article

Weekly Wednesday Workout (2300z to 0300z)

Hello Pilots and Controllers,

Come join us on every Wednesday of July 2014 as we debut a new ATC night here at the Miami ARTCC. We will be staffing as many positions as possible from 2300z to 0300z. Come join us and fly in and out of the gateway to the Caribbean. See you in the air.… Read the article

New ZMA Sector File Available – v2014-H-BETA

Sector File 2014-H-BETA Now Available
ZMA Sector File version 2014-H-Beta is now available! This is an early release of moderate updates for use by all controllers. Carefully review the list of changes found here. Visit the Controller Downloads section to grab your copy.

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ZMA Takes The Iron Mic’

2013 Iron Mic - Week 36
ZMA Center has earned the VATUSA Iron Mic! Beating out Emirates Center by 3 minutes and 1 second, more details can be found on the VATSIM Forums by clicking here. Congratulations!

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Updated SID / STAR Reference Sheets Available

ZMA Controllers can now download and access updated reference sheets involving AIRAC 1305. Visit the Controller Downloads section to download SID Reference Sheet v1.3 and STAR Reference Sheet v4.1.

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OTS Examination Room 1
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Mentor | Ron Henderson
ATM | Ken Bambach
Ken Bambach | ATM
DATM | Mark Anderson
TA | Justin Martin
EC | Daniel Channani (M.I.A. - R.I.P.)
FE | Fred Michaels
IT | Ted Nugent
AIT | Sergio Lopez

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