Middle East Division
VATME – VATSIM Middle East Divison is part of the Africa and Middle East Region on the VATSIM Network. VATME has jurisdiction over the countries of Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.
VATME's goal is to become the largest, most comprehensive and professional ATC Simulation Organization on the VATSIM Network, and in the world. We operate a professional ATC environment, and use VATSIM’s superior network resources to provide ATC service which is ‘as real as it gets.’
Our goal is to unite the Middle East Aviation Community online and to promote the utmost professionalism, prestige, and coordination. The Increased realism, professionalism, and dedication of the VATME Division makes us the primary location for some of the best real world air traffic controllers in the Middle East.
Ahmed Yahia Hamad (1197116)
Ahmed Radwan (1070757)
VATME Deputy Director
Orpheas Panayiotopoulos (1158038)
VATME ATC Training Director
John Koranteng (1011061)
VATME Marketing Director
vACCs in VATME
|Saudi Arabia vACC|
|United Arab Emirates vACC|
VATME5 (VATSIM ME Marketing Director) appointment
February 10, 2020
New Training Director appointment (VATME4)
February 3, 2020
Director Announcement - ACCLB1
December 9, 2019
VATME: Bahrain vACC Director Vacancy
August 27, 2019
Policies and procedures ensure that operations at the division run smooth and efficiently. It is essential that all members at Middle East review the policies/procedures.