ALIAS & PDC Training Available

The Winnipeg FIR is pleased to announce new training available on the CZWG website for all students and controllers. This short course will teach everyone how to use Winnipeg’s ALIAS files, as well as how to use the Pre-Departure Clearances included in that file. Everyone can complete this course by Read more…

Winnipeg Chief Instructor Appointed

Please join the Winnipeg FIR Staff in welcoming Ethan Mason as the Winnipeg FIR’s new Chief Instructor. Ethan has plenty of instructing experience up his sleeve – including with the FIR in the past. Congratulations, Ethan!

New ZYZ-ZWG LOA Signed

Controllers, take note! The Winnipeg (ZWG) and Toronto (ZYZ) FIRs have created a Letter of Agreement. This agreement now defines details for arriving aircraft into Thunder Bay (CYQT), as well as information for handoffs for radar positions. If you’re a controller in the Winnipeg FIR, please take a moment to Read more…

VACANCY: Winnipeg FIR Chief Instructor

POSITION VACANCY:¬†Winnipeg FIR Chief Instructor The Winnipeg FIR is now accepting applications for the position of the Chief Instructor! We are looking for a professional, enthusiastic and innovative individual to work on our team. Someone who’s professional, while remaining calm under pressure. Reporting to the FIR Chief and Deputy Chief, Read more…

vATIS Feedback

Hello, Winnipeg FIR! As some of you may have known, Winnipeg has been beta-testing the program vATIS for VATCAN – a program that changes the fundamental way controllers create ATIS files for their airports. As we now wrap up our testing period, we would like to invite all Winnipeg controllers Read more…