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GENERAL CHANGE LOG

6DEC2018 (AIRAC 1813)

  • GENERAL
    • ALL CHART LINKS UPDATED FOR 1813














5DEC2018v2

  • Added a directive in the General Controlling Directive concerning how often controllers are expected to check and comply this change log. (prior to every controlling session)














5DEC2018

  • Clarification added to the General Controlling Directive concerning "Frequency and VOX Channel" format.














24NOV2018

  • New standard for Controller Info in the ATIS Maker menu. Please ensure your "Controller Info Template" of in the ATIS Maker has only the following information. For further details, Slide 18 of the ZLC VRC Scope Setup pt.1

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Feedback welcome at www.zlcartcc.com _ and check out the Pilot menus!














23NOV2018v2

  • ANNOUNCEMENT - ZLC will be moving from TeamSpeak to the Discord voice application for all official ZLC voice communication needs.
    • This move will take place on Sunday 25NOV2018 at 23:59z. Until that time, TeamSpeak will still be used for all official ZLC voice communication needs.
    • All relevant materials have been updated including the old ZLC TeamSpeak Setup CBT has been replaced with a ZLC Discord Setup CBT















23NOV2018

  • ZLC Controllers now have the means to gain practical experience with custom ZLC Commands. This will help new and seasoned controllers become more fluent with these commands and help develop a muscle memory for the more commonly used commands without having to be connected to the network.
    • The practical training resources can be found on the Resource Center>Training Courses>Computer Based Training>Supplemental Training>ZLC Commands Practice














20NOV2018

    • Added a requirement for all students to schedule a session with an instructor after passing or failing the ZLC-Exam.













10NOV2018

    • Initial creation of the wiki based checklist for new members and visitors in-processing vs the old email system. Found on the RC>Public Information>In-Processing













8NOV2018 (AIRAC 1812)

  • GENERAL
    • ALL CHART LINKS UPDATED FOR 1812

  • SECTOR FILE & PROCEDURE CHANGES
    • KBAM
      • RNAV 22 ADDED

    • KSLC
      • NORDK 5 CHANGED TO NORDK 6













11OCT2018 (AIRAC 1811)

  • GENERAL
      • ALL CHART LINKS UPDATED FOR 1811













15SEPT2018 (AIRAC 1810)

  • GENERAL
      • ALL CHART LINKS UPDATED FOR 1810

  • SECTOR FILE & PROCEDURE CHANGES
    • 1U7

      • RNAV 10 ADDED
      • RNAV 28 ADDED

    • KBIL

      • ALL ARRIVALS CHANGED BY ONE NUMBER













12SEP2018 (AIRAC 1809)

  • GENERAL
    • POF sector designators for neighboring facilities updated.













19JULY2018 (AIRAC 1808)


  • GENERAL
    • ALL CHART LINKS UPDATED FOR 1808

  • SECTOR FILE & PROCEDURE CHANGES
    • U02 - PIH3 UPDATED TO PIH4













1JUN2018

  • S56 TRACON and SLC Local Facility Directives updated and ready for review. If any questions exists about the new procedures, contact ZLC DATM.













30MAY2018 (AIRAC 1806)

Notes:

  • The SLC S56 Local and Terminal Facility Directives are not updated yet for 1806 data. However, the Local Directive Quick Reference and In-Scope References are updated for 1806. Another post will be made when the directives have been completed.
  • AIRAC 1806 comes with many changes. It is highly suggested that all controllers rated to control any position at KSLC/S56 review the new changes in detail, including review of the facility directives and quick references.
  • The new KSLC SIDs require DEL to issue just the SID and "Then as filed" with a "Maintain 10,000". TWR will issue the initial heading during takeoff clearance. DEP will radar ID the aircraft, vector to the appropriate waypoint/crossing restriction and "Climb Via SID".
  • GENERAL
    • The POF file will now instruct pilots to call a DEL position as "Clearance".
    • MSO TRACON Ceiling now 14,000
    • BZN TRACON Ceiling now 16,000
    • Initial climb instructions updated for MSO, BZN and SLC per DPs.
    • Facility Directives and Quick References added sector altitudes to radar sectors.
    • Clarification given in the BOI Facility Directive that ATC is not to issue the GOWEN ODP but is to allow the pilot to fly the GOWEN DP if filed or requested.

  • SECTOR FILE & PROCEDURE CHANGES
    • NAVDATA for CYCLE 1806 updated

    • KGNG
      • NDB RWY 25 DELTED

    • KMSO
      • ILS Y RWY 12 RWY Upnummbered
      • ILS Z RWY 12 RWY Upnummbered
      • RNAV (RNP) RWY 30 RWY Upnummbered
      • RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 12 Upnummbered - Waypoint added (Map Segment)
      • RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 12 RWY Upnummbered
      • RNAV (GPS)-D Waypoints changed (Changed Missed Approach)
      • Airport Diagram RWYs Upnummbered
      • GRZLY THREE (OBSTACLE) Upnummbered
      • DIDLY FIVE Upnummbered and added a Top Altitude of 14,000
      • MZULA FIVE Upnummbered and added a Top Altitude of 14,000

    • KHLN
      • COPTER VOR 254 Added

    • KBZN
      • BOBKT FOUR (RNAV) Upnummbered and added a Top Altitude of 16,000
      • TEERX FOUR (RNAV) Upnummbered and added a Top Altitude of 16,000
      • WHITEHALL FIVE Upnummbered and added a Top Altitude of 16,000
      • BOBKT3 DEPARTURE Upnummbered and added a Top Altitude of 16,000

    • KPUC
      • ILS OR LOC RWY 01 (Removed DME)
      • VOR RWY 01 (Removed DME)

    • KSLC
      • ADDED NEW RNAV HYBRID SIDS:
        • ARCHZ1
        • CGULL1
        • DEZRT1
        • RUGGD1
        • ZIONZ1
      • DELTED OLD SIDS:
        • EDETH5
        • LEETZ6
        • NSIGN5
        • PECOP5
        • TWF4
        • WEVIC6

  • ALIAS COMMANDS
    • Added the arrival airoprt altimeter to the end of Arrival APP and CTR ISR commands.
    • Added a "Departure on Unicom" variable for Pre-Departure Clearances. Check the Command Reference page ATC TO PILOT TEXT > CLEARANCE DELIVERY for more details.
    • Fixed Syntax Error when using the .TNOPDC command.
    • .TARGYC command Replaced with .LOWC for KWYS airport chart recall.
    • Added a command similar to .NAVAID but now it returns the text within the scope without having to leave to the default browser. Simply type .NAV and then the navaid code without any spaces and hit enter. Example: .NAVJAC Check the Command Reference for Detail.













29APR2018 (AIRAC 1805)

ALIAS
GENERAL

  • Chart links Updated for AIRAC 1805













19APR2018

ALIAS FILE
GENERAL

  • All Resource Center links are fixed. Therefore, Site Reference commands such as .LAXLOA and .SLCQR will now work.
  • Verbiage for .TIPS slightly changed to simplify the URL given to the pilot.













29MAR2018 (AIRAC 1804)

SECTOR FILE
KBOI

  • BOI ILS/LOC Y 10R Diagram Updated
  • BOI RNAV (RNP) X 28L Diagram Fixed
  • BOI RNAV (RNP) X 28R Diagram Fixed
  • BOI RNAV (RNP) Z 28L Diagram Fixed
  • BOI RNAV (RNP) Z 28R Diagram Fixed
  • BOI RNAV (GPS) Y 1OL Diagram Fixed
  • BOI NDB 10L Removed


KSBX

  • NDB RWY23 Removed


KOGD

  • VOR/DME RWY 7 Changed to VOR-A


ALIAS

  • Boise RNP commands fixed.
  • The Command for Holding Instructions in .HOLDING













7MAR2018

  • The following computer based training have been added into the Supplemental Training section of the Computer Based Training menu.
    • Initial Altitude Assignment
    • Textual Coordination













4MAR2018

Center:

  • En-route Facility Directive Quick Reference altitude instructions at S56 updated.













1MAR2018 (AIRAC 1803)

SECTOR FILE

  • GTF TRSA Added.
  • KSMN RNAV-D Diagram updated.



ALIAS COMMANDS

  • .ROF Command Fixed.













25FEB2018

ALL:













24FEB2018

ALL:













19FEB2018 (Policy Manual Update)

The ZLC ARTCC Policy Manual has undergone significant updates and the new updates are effective immediately.


Every member and visitor is required to read the new policy manual in full prior to their next operation (controlling, training, email communication, etc...) conducted within ZLC ARTCC.

You can find the new policy here: https://rc.zlcartcc.com/APM

Contact the ZLC ARTCC DATM with any questions:
kyle.sanders at zlcartcc.com













15FEB2018 (AIRAC 1802 v2)


ALL:

  • AIRAC 1802 was a rather large change and not all changes were caught right away. This release addresses all of the material that was missed the first pass.
  • KBIL
    • .BIL1C Fixed
  • KOGD
    • Runway 7/25 Closure reflected on scope airport diagram now.
    • Removed runway 25 from EMONT graphical ODP ISRs.


APP:

  • General:
    • Instrument approach name rechanges.
    • FAA Chart Recall syntax of certain RNAV IAPs changed to reflect ZLC Scratchpad formats.
  • KBIL:
    • STAR ISRs changed to reflect new approach flows (FD and FDQR for APP changed as well).
  • 69V:
    • VOR-B FAA Chart Recall Syntax fixed













13FEB2018

ALL:

  • Changes to the ZLC-ZLA Letter of Agreement:
    • LAX Non-RNAV Turbojet routing “HEC.RIIVR (STAR)” replaced with “HEC.J6.PMD.SADDE (STAR)”
    • LAX Non-RNAV Turbojet routing “HEC.RDEYE (STAR)” replaced with “HEC.BASET (STAR)”
    • LAX CTR Sector 33 changed to 54













11FEB2018

  • All CBTs have been removed from VATUSA and placed in the “Training Courses” section of the RC. This move was to improve on a limitation of the VATUSA CBT Viewer to not allow mobile browsers to see the entire slide. With the CBTs hosted as a hyperlink on the RC, you can now view them on your mobile devices. http://rc.zlcartcc.com/CBT_main













7FEB2018

  • KOGD Runway 7/25 is closed until further notice. Closure published on airport diagram.













4FEB2018

APP & CTR:

  • Significant changes to KBIL STARs and transition points to IAPs. Read over the Billings Terminal Facility Directive and Quick Reference pages to familiarize yourself with newest procedures. Center/Enroute Quick Reference has also been updated with these new changes.













1FEB2018 (AIRAC 1802)


SECTOR FILE

KBIL

  • Added ASDE-X
  • Deleted NDB RWY10L
  • ILS OR LOC RWY28R diagram redrawn
  • ILS Y OR LOC Y RWY10L diagram redrawn
  • RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 28R diagram redrawn
  • RNAV (GPS) RWY10L diagram redrawn
  • RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 28R diagram redrawn


KPVU

  • Added ASDE-X


69V

  • VOR/DME-B Changed to VOR-B


U42

  • Deleted ITOFO2
  • Added South Valley (SVALY) 1


7S1

  • RNAV (GPS) RWY17 Added
  • RNAV (GPS_ RWY35 Added
  • BRIDGES1 Added
  • DILLON 1 Added


ALIAS COMMANDS

  • Fixed the misspelling of Advisory
  • .RFD Command Fixed
  • Hold for release added to all uncontrolled .TCRAFT commands


KBIL

  • All STAR's numbers updated
  • KUSTR2 Updated to Descend VIA
  • YLSTN2 Updated to Descend VIA
  • ILS OR LOC RWY28R Fixes Updated
  • ILS OR LOC RWY10L Changed to ILS Y OR LOC Y RWY10L with updated fixes
  • RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 28R fixes updated
  • RNAV (GPS) Y RWY10L Changed to RNAV (GPS) RWY10L with updated fixes
  • RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 28R fixes updated
  • NDB RWY 10L removed
  • Billing's 5 page 2 removed


KOGD

  • EMONT1 Changed to EMONT2


KSLC

  • ILS/LOC 16R Fixes updated.


7S1

  • RNAV (GPS) RWY17 commands added
  • RNAV (GPS_ RWY35 commands added
  • BRIDGES1 commands added
  • DILLON 1 commands added


6S8

  • Removed BIL page 2


U42

  • IFOTO1 Changed to SVALY1













31JAN2018

  • Position Assumption Relief briefing updated.
    • Streamlined and updated for clarification.
    • Typo's and spelling errors corrected.













28JAN2018

  • ZLC is now utilizing GSuite webmail services and there is no longer a need to create/maintain staff member contacts in your email contacts list. GSuite webmail is not likely to be routed to your spam folders. The VATUSA Notification and ZLC Site Notificaiton email address are still needed to be saved in your contacts. ARTCC Policy manual updated with new info.
  1. All members are expected to add the following email addresses to their contacts list in order to prevent emails filtering to spam folder:
      • VATUSA-NoReply
        • no-reply@vatusa.net
      • ZLC Info
        • no-reply@auto.zlcartcc.com
        • site@zlcartcc.com













27JAN2018

  • "REQUESTING LEAVE OF ABSENCE" page added in the Resources section of the RC. Utilize this page for requesting leave of absence.













21JAN2018













20JAN2018













19JAN2018

  • ARTCC Policy Manual Change- Added ZLC custom email addresses to staff list. All are to add the following as contacts in their email accounts that is registered with their VATSIM account:
    1. Add the following email addresses to their contacts list in order to prevent emails filtering to spam folder, or you may simply import THIS CSV file:
      • VATUSA-NoReply
        • no-reply@vatusa.net
      • ZLC Info
        • no-reply@auto.zlcartcc.com
        • site@zlcartcc.com
      • ZLC ATM
        • zlc-atm@vatusa.net
        • atm@zlcartcc.com
      • ZLC DATM
        • zlc-datm@vatusa.net
        • datm@zlcartcc.com
      • ZLC TA
        • zlc-ta@vatusa.net
        • ta@zlcartcc.com
      • ZLC FE
        • zlc-fe@vatusa.net
        • fe@zlcartcc.com
      • ZLC EC
        • zlc-ec@vatusa.net
        • ec@zlcartcc.com
      • ZLC WM
        • zlc-wm@vatusa.net
        • wm@zlcartcc.com













14JAN2018

  • Added a hyperlink in the note concerning DP & STAR In-Scope Reference directing the user to a Computer Based Training that explains the ISR system. Find the note at the top of THIS table.
  • KSUN Local Quick Reference Routing section updated to accommodate KSUN ODP departures.













6JAN2018

  • Added “sector” name column to KSLC LCQR Departure Frequency section.
  • Fixed .MVA .RVM .VFR and .MIA commands













4JAN2018 (AIRAC 1801)

Student 3+

Sector

  • AIRAC 1801 NavData
  • Revamp of organizational structure
  • KSLC and KBOI ASDEX added under regions

KONO

  • RNAV GPS RWY 14 changed to RWY 15
  • NDB RWY 32 changed to RWY 33

KBTM

  • Added ILS or LOC RWY 15
  • Deleted ILS Y RWY 15
  • Added RNAV (GPS) RWY 15
  • Deleted RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 15
  • Deleted RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 15
  • Deleted LOC/DME RWY 15
  • Deleted VOR OR GPS-B
  • Added VOR-A

KHLN

  • Deleted HELENA FOUR, CONT.1.

KOLF

  • Deleted NDB RWY 29

KVEL

  • Deleted RNAV (GPS) RWY 34
  • Added RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 35
  • Added RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 35
  • Deleted VOR RWY 34
  • Added VOR RWY 35

KISN

  • ISN1 Diagram added and allias updated
  • RNAV 29 Diagram added and allias updated

Allias

  • .AS Command fixed
  • Removed KMUO for .Fields command
  • .Feedback command fixed
  • .CTRVIS command updated to LCU LKT MLS













2JAN2018

  • Added the following to the General Controlling Directive and the Notice to Airmen page:

Controlled and Uncontrolled Facilities

  • All facilities under the jurisdiction of ZLC ARTCC are considered "open" while appropriate ATC are online to control those facilities.
  • All military controlled facilities/airspaces (TOWERs and RAPCONs) that are controlled by the USDOD ATC in real life (not FAA) will be considered uncontrolled by ZLC ARTCC.
    • USDOD Facilities:
      • KHIF TWR
      • KMOU Mountain Home Airport TWR and RAPCOM (Approach)













1JAN2018

  • HAPPY NEW YEAR ZLC!
  • Added the "General Control Directive" into the General Controlling Directives menu. This directive "fills the gaps" in standardization and allows ZLC to remove lengthy directives in most individual facility directives. This new directive must be read and understood in full prior to next controlling session. http://rc.zlcartcc.com/GenCtrl
  • With the addition to the GenCtrl directive, the Departure Notification/Release Request portions of each facility directive has been dramatically shortened and an advisory of what is to be used with each field can be found at the top of the Local FDQR right below radar capability and airspace classification.













31DEC2017

  • New communication standard added to the ARTCC Policy Manual:

All ZLC members (including visitors) are expected to maintain and operational email account along with monitoring that account for communications from VATSIM, VATUSA and ZLC ARTCC. Members are expect to respond with at least an acknowledgment of receiving and understanding the email, unless indicated that there is no need for a reply.

  • All members are expected to check/respond to emails at least once every 72hrs.
  • All staff members (including assistants) are expected to check/respond to emails at least once every 24hrs.













28DEC2017

  • Added new training request system with setmore.com. New Request Training link found in the Resource Center below the Downloads menu.
  • Added new feedback-from-pilots system via a google doc. Link found in the Public Information section of the Resource Center.
  • Added new page under public information section for controllers to request visiting rights to ZLC.













24DEC2017













07DEC2017 (AIRAC 1713)

  • GENERAL
    • All releases to the Live/Auto-update system are now included in the single .zip download for this AIRAC. (If you still haven't setup auto-updates of your VRC files, ZLC management strongly recommends you do so via the instructions found in Resource Center Downloads section.)
  • SECTOR FILE
    • AIRAC 1713 Data updated
    • Revamp of many diagram names.
    • Reodering of diagrams for organization.
    • B, C, D Airspace diagram now shows all three different airspaces as different colors on scope.
    • 6S0 RNAV GPS Runway 6 and 24 addded
    • Fixes Added
  • ALIAS COMMANDS
    • Fixed Misc typos
    • KISN Commands Added and fixed RNAV scratchpad codes changed from "R" to "G" to reflect "GPS":
      • FAA Chart Recall
      • Fix/Waypoint Draw
      • DP & STAR In-Scope Reference
      • Line Draw IS A WORK IN PROGRESS BY STEVEN/FE
    • Fixed .CHANGELOG command
    • Fixed .S56APPQR command
    • Fixed .LEEHY command
    • Fixed .PROVODEL commands. The data was returing ITOFO DP data in addition to the PROVO data.
    • Changed phraseology order for Takeoff and Landing clearances in the commands .TCT and .TCL to "Runway (#), Wind (###@##), Cleared (for takeoff/to land).
    • Added Departure controller instructions to DP & STAR ISR commands for Vectored and Hybrid DPs. For example: .FFUDEP now has "Vector to FFU" added to the data return.
    • Amended .CTRVIS command to the center visibility points to be LCU DLN BIL. At a 300nm vis range setting, this covers all of ZLC and a good amount outside of the airspace.
    • Added .EQUIP command. This command opens the Equipment Suffix Codes section of the Tips for Pilots page for referencing the chart.
    • Added Phraseology help command .HOLD that will return a basic template for a full holding clearance.
    • Updated Draw-Airway commands for new AIRAC data.
    • BOI STAR's numbers updated
    • BOI ILS OR LOC/DME 10R Updated to ILS Y OR LOC Y 10R
    • BOI ILS OR LOC/DME 28R Updated to ILS OR LOC 28R













26NOV2017













25NOV2017

  • Updated KSUN IFR departures instructions in the Facility Directive and Quick References. Pilots unable to accept the AUREL RNAV SID will now be assigned the Runway 13 Departure Procedure (ODP). The Facility Directive also covers requests for Visual Climb Over Airport.
    • Note- The Runway 13 ODP ends at HLE NDB. Therefore, routing with the ODP must connect the requested route with HLE NDB.
  • ARTCC Policy Manual amended to state that each ATC is required to review the ARTCC Change Log prior to every controlling session.
  • Fixed .LEEHY command. (Available only to those who are subscribed to the live update system via DropBox, until next AIRAC update 7DEC2017)
  • Fixed KBOI Frequencies in FD/QR.
  • VRC Custom Font added to the ZLC Resources "Other Downloads" folder. (Available only to those who are subscribed to the live update system via DropBox, until next AIRAC update 7DEC2017)
  • Sweatbox server file removed form "ZLC Resources" folder and placed into the "Other Downloads" section.













13NOV2017

  • AIRAC 1712 Released. Sector File update.
    • Updated Fixes, NAVAIDS, and AWYS.
    • Minor bugs corrected
  • v1 Letter of Agreements released for ZLA, ZDV, ZOA, ZSE, and ZMP.