§ 1 - Introduction
(1) LH Virtual Group is a virtual airline internet community.
(2) The membership and registration is free of charge. We are a non-profit-organization.

§ 2 - Membership
(1) After registration and upon activation by the staff-team, you hold an account at www.lh-virtual-group.com.
(2) Memberships are endless.
(3) On your request, your account can be deleted at any time. For account deletion contact staff.
(4) You can re-join at any time.
(5) Exceptions to this clause can be made by staff at any time.

§ 3 - Requirements
(1) At the time of registration, you must have achieved the age of 14 years.
(2) You need to speak and write the English language properly.
(3) On your request, your account can be deleted at any time.
(4) For account deletion, it is necessary to contact staff.

§ 4 - Commitments
(1) Members need to file a pilot report via the acars software once per 60 days. If not, your account will be set to inactive.
(2) Paragraph (1) does not apply to new members. New members are users with no pilot reports.
(3) New members need to file a pilot report within 30 days.
(4) Users are allowed to deviate from paragraph (1) with permission by staff.
(5) Exceptions to this clause can be made by staff at any time.

§ 5 - Transfer hours
(1) You can transfer up to 500 hours from online networks VATSIM & IVAO or from any other virtual airline (va).
(2) To transfer hours, it is necessary to enter a valid VATSIM ID / IVAO ID on the registration page.
(3) Transfer hours count as flight hours.
(4) Exceptions to this clause can be made by staff at any time.

§ 6 - Ranking system
(1) Pilots start as First Officer and have a certification for the CAT1 module.
(2) At 200 flight hours we promote you to Senior First Officer and certify you for the CAT2 module.
(3) At 400 flight hours we promote you to Captain and certify you for the CAT3 module.
(4) At 1100 flight hours, we finally promote you to Check Captain.
(5) The CAT-modules can be reviewed here
(6) Exceptions to this clause can be made by staff at any time.

§ 7a - Pilot deviation
(1) Users who cheat on the acars time-mangement by setting the simulation rate to e.g. 2x, 4x, 8x, 16x or 32x perform a pilot deviation.
(2) Users who cheat on the acars tracking-mangement by replacing their aircraft at a different place on the map perform a pilot deviation.
(3) Pilot deviation will lead to a PIREP (pilot report) rejection.
(4) PIREPs with landing rates greater than -600 ft/min will be rejected automatically.
(5) Any form of glorification of violence, sexism, racism, insults, calls for violence or criminal offenses, or other discrimination result in the immediate deletion of the user account.
(6) Exceptions to paragraph (1) - (4) can be made by staff at any time.

§ 7b - Aircraft Change
(1) Users are allowed to deviate from the aircraft on the flight schedules only within the same body-range.
(2) It is prohibited to change aircrafts with different body-ranges.
(3) A320 body-range includes A319, A320, A320neo, A321, A321neo, E190, E195, CRJ7/9
(4) A330 body-range includes A340-300/600, A350, B747-400/-8, B777, MD11
(5) A340 body-range includes A330, A350, B777, B747-400/8, A380
(6) B747 body-range includes A340-300/600, A330, A350, B777, A380

§ 7c - Pilot Reports (PIREPs)
(1) Users send their PIREPS after landing.
(2) If the simulator crashes before landing, users can file a simulator-crash-report via CrewBase.
(3) Simulator-crash-reports are only acceptable if the simulator crashes after reaching cruising altitude.
(4) Simulator-crash-reports cannot be filed, if users forgot to start their ACARS.

§ 8 - Recommendations
(1) Be respectful to the entire staff - staff as well as pilots. If there is any inconvenience, please contact staff.
(2) If you have any questions or requests, please do not hesitate to contact us at head@lh-virtual-group.com or on our discord server.

§ 9 - Salvatory clause
(1) If a term or condition of this regulations shall become ineffective or void, the effectiveness of the remaining content shall not be affected.

§ 10 - Entrance Exam
(1) It is mandatory to pass the entrance exam on the next page.

§ 11 - I agree
(1) By signing up via the following button, you agree and accept the regulations of LH Virtual Group.