- Controllers can now see incoming airplanes listed by airport with estimated arrival time
- Make sure you end your flight plan at an airport to be in the system and notify ATC’s you’re coming
- This is only available on Advanced Server
For more details, read on…
We’re starting some work on flight planning, and part of this work has already started under the hood and the server side.
Step 1 of the plan is to expose current flight plans to our Air Traffic Controllers so that they know which positions need to be filled in real time and also for themselves so they don’t get bored at an airport which nobody is going to. This system tells them how many airplanes are coming and when they are scheduled to arrive.
Now for the really important part, flight Plans are automatically uploaded and entered in the system. To help this system, make sure you set the last waypoint in your flight plan to an airport so they know you’re coming.
Only controllers can see this but just to give you guys an idea, here’s what it looks like on the controller side: