Jump to content
The simFlight Network Forums
DragonWin

Tower!3D: KPHL Unable to make aircraft taxi to terminal

Recommended Posts

Hi,

I was playing Phili airport and I had MAX737 land on 9R. When I tried to make it taxi to terminal via P T J it did not move, and I were unable to get it to move at all. I tried to give it different commands like just "taxi to terminal", "continue Taxi" etc, but nothing would make it move. I checked the log file, and found quite a few stack traces in the file.

There seems to be a bug with the forum ... It says I'm allowed to upload 4.88MB, and when I tried to attach the game.log (6.654 KB) or the zipped game.zip (91KB), I was told it was to large ?

So I have put the game log on my web server, and it can download from here

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
37 minutes ago, FeelThere said:

We will let Nyerges Design know about the issue.

Hey Vic, I don't this would be a Nyerges Design issue for Tower!3D, would it?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Oh please accept my apology! Thank you Rob for the reminder.

Please contact our support using the form on our website and we will give you a link to send it to.

 

Sorry again!

Vic

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

For the record, I just experienced a similar issue also at KPHL.  Over an 1.5 hour session, I had three arriving planes ignore my commands to taxi to terminal.  All three happened between 1800 and 1900.  I have not seen this yet at other airports.  Unfortunately, I cannot provide a log file, because the the .bat does not work on my machine.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I am not going to start a new topic.  I am also having a problem with KPHL taxi to terminal, using runway 8 and landing rollout takes you to the A1 taxiway. Now you are stuck in the runup area of Rwy 26 on taxiway A1.

Anyone have a thought on how to get the a/c to back taxi from Rwy 26 run up area A1 to terminal?

example:

I have Tower!3D pro V1.1.324.863 SP2 from Steam, purchased this month.  I have RT and RC for KPhl purchased and installed from FeelThere.

When I use RT, and a small jet lands at Rwy 8, it gets off the runway at the end of Rwy 8 on taxiway A1. At that point, there is no response to taxi to terminal and continue taxi. It won't get back onto Rwy 26 to back taxi to taxiway A2.  I also cannot choose to taxi on Rwy 26, so that seems like a bug for a Rwy that requires a back taxi.

The example is using Rwy 9R and 8 for landings.  The program default allowed the plane to line up with Rwy 8.   It is JBU159 arriving at 07:46 and it is an E90.

Sure, I can work around it by delete aircraft or I can work around it by directing it to 9R, but Rwy 8 has this unique condition that requires a taxi back if the plane cannot land in the short distance from Rwy 8 threshold to taxiway A2.

Anyone have a thought on how to get the a/c to back taxi from Rwy 26 run up area A1 to terminal?

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

In real life, runway 8 is not used for arrivals - even though the sim allows you to select it. Runway 17 would be a more realistic arrival runway in combination with 9R.

And for what it is worth, the sim does not allow you to include a runway in taxi instructions (i.e., no back taxiing).

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

crbascott,

Thanks!  Thanks for both confirming that there is no back taxi option and that I should not set up Rwy 8 for arrivals.  Glad I found this forum.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now


×