Gregory WaidGregory Waid
VATCA 1 - Division Director & ATC Training Director
Gregory has been a member of VATSIM since 2012, he is an individual with a lot of experience on the network and is the main Air Traffic Controller Instructor (ATCI) in our division. Gregory has logged over 4,000 hours as a pilot and over 1,500 hours as an Air Traffic Controller. We are pleased to have him working with us and look forward to have great improvements coming this way. In real life Gregory is finishing his training for his Private Pilots license and Instrument Rating while also majoring in Airport Administration and currently works for the Lufthansa Group which is based in Germany. Division Director: Authority: Being appointed by the Director of Region, the Director of Division is assigned the authority to organize the division and the parties that make up the way it deems most appropriate. Within its powers include: The discretion to structure the subdivisions that make up the division, the discretion to take decisions on a daily basis, defined as operations such as “every day” in relation to transactions on a regional basis, the discretion to designate individuals as heads of subdivisions that constitute together with the authorities in their division, the discretion to appoint assistants as necessary to help carry out the duties of the office of director of Division. This authority is subject to review by the Director of Region. Taking into account that the decisions of the Director of Division may not be annulled by the Director of Region, without prior consent of the Board. The Directors of Division will be vested with broad discretion in exercising the authority conferred by these rules.