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

    Who's Online?

    Controllers Online
    Controller Position
    No controllers online.
    Departures/Arrivals
    Callsign Aircraft Flight
    AAL1372 A321/L PANC - KPHX
    DAL1723 B712/L KEGE - KPHX
    DAL2819 B737/L KEGE - KPHX
    FDX723 H/B77L/X KPHX - LFPG

    ARTCC Info

    Top Controllers - August
    Controller Time
    Jeffry Babb 37:38:49
    Dustin Record 22:29:37
    Chris Knepper 16:49:48
    Daan Janssen 16:36:14
    Matthew Thayer 13:56:11
    Top Positions - August
    Position Time
    Albuquerque Center 57:16:46
    Phoenix Approach 41:26:33
    Albuquerque Approach 36:35:02
    Albuquerque Ground 16:37:22
    Phoenix Tower 10:30:29
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