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Offline zook2

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Runway reservation redux
« on: February 16, 2021, 10:20:41 PM »
I just ran into the old runway reservation problem again, in a locally played savegame of the Bridgewater game. A single tile on my runway (north of Wallthorne Regis) was reserved by the wrong aircraft. I don't know why; I had lengthened the runway a while ago (same month). I've uploaded the relevant savegame:

Earlier, also in a saved BB server game, I've also seen a large bunch of planes by another player circling endlessly, but I don't remember where it was. IIRC I didn't even see an airport nearby, but I could be wrong about that. Probably the same problem.

This bug (or bugs) seems to have a long history - is there a known workaround, like having separate take-off and landing runways?

Sorry if the problem has to do with my airport design. I haven't played SimEx for years.

Offline Vladki

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Re: Runway reservation redux
« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2021, 11:22:12 AM »
I have noticed the same problem on Stephenson-Siemens game. Usually opening the schedule of stuck planes helped to resolve the blockage.

Offline prissi

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Re: Runway reservation redux
« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2021, 12:58:31 PM »
At least in standard the unblocking tool for railways also works for planes. Maybe it is the same in experimental?