Experience the thrill of Air Traffic Control !
Tower Simulator puts you in the controller's chair high atop a major or complex airport to choreograph the movements of incoming and outgoing air traffic. Tower Simulator takes you into a world of authority and responsibility in which the lives of thousands of passengers depend on your ability to make split-second decisions.
As a tower controller, you handle realistic aircraft take-offs and landings, as well as aircraft ground movements through breathtaking out-the-window and radar views.
Runways, taxiways, aprons, flight paths, obstructions and airport structures are all under your control !
Ground and Tower simulation
Photorealistic renditions of several worldwide airports
Multiple views, including out-the-window tower view, Air and Ground Radars
Realistic aircraft take-off, landing and moving along airport grounds
For beginners and experts, from free simulation to Career mode
Digitized pilots communications
Actively overlooked and supervised by licensed professionals
Based on actual FAA and European regulations
Advanced modern graphics and simulation technology
User configurable traffic rate, time of day, weather, etc.
Tower Simulator meets the two most important training criteria for a high-fidelity ATC tower training environment : Highly realistic scenario generation ; Adjustable time of day, weather and seasonal conditions.
Handle living airports !
60+ airplanes models from general aviation up to the most recent airliner (including Airbus A380, cargo movement aircraft,...)
300+ airlines flying according to their actual timetables
Advanced aircraft behaviors based on manufacturers' flying characteristics and official aeronautical procedures
Ground traffic to reflect daily activity level with service vehicles moving according to the traffic: pushback, fuel truck, luggage trucks,
before, during and after the aircraft arrival
Multiple events to evaluate your ability to make split-second appropriate decision
Gate assignments for airlines in order to match living world used gates
Life road traffic in the airports vicinity
Aircraft lights based on real circumstances.
Tower Simulator is definitely YOUR simulation !
Simulation suited to beginners and experts : Adjustable complexity level; Assigned path can be made visible on the ground
Floating and resizable windows: air radar, ground radar, arrival & departure printable strips
Reward calculated according to airport difficulty, number of aircraft handled, user's level
Score and salary depending on statistics, rewards, earnings, career, mistakes,
Implemented regulations based on FAA and European guidelines
Complete in-depth manual with detailed official procedures description and airport charts
Multilingual installation : English, French, German, Spanish.
Customize Tower Simulator with controller's name and picture, time schedule, callsign, airlines, gate assignments, repaintable airplanes,...
Challenge yourself in a living environment !
Airports ranked by handling difficulty level, from the island airport to the world's busiest airport
User ruled airport lighting for runways, taxiways, parking areas
Multiple views: tower, radar and 'binocular' to easily locate and control further aircraft, vehicles,...
Male/female digitized pilots voices with various accents
Dynamic sound experience featuring Doppler effects
Realistic environment with beautiful sunset, sunrise, moonlight,...
Challenging and adjustable conditions: rain, snow, thunderstorms, fog, and time of the day
Realistic clouds movements
True-to-life photorealistic airports:
Orange County, CA USA KSNA
Chicago O'hare, IL USA KORD
Princess Juliana St-Maarten TNCM
Paris Charles de Gaulle France LFPG
Munich Airport Germany EDDM
Tower Simulator is compatible with : Matrox TripleHead2Go; Track IR; Voice recognition software
Tower Simulator is a keyboard and mouse driven simulation. It allows generic hardware compatibility (keyboard shortcuts list supplied).
Microsoft Windows XP(32 Bits) / Vista(32 Bits) - 7(32bits and 64bits) - 1.4Ghz Processor -700 Mb hard disk space - 256 Mb video card memory - DirectX 9 or later. Tower Simulator is a stand alone program which does not require any other simulator to work.