Experiencing what it is like to fly a fighter jet in combat situations seems like an unattainable pipe dream, but Lock On: Modern Air Combat makes it a reality. It features one of the most stunning audiovisual fighter jet simulation environments found in a flight simulator for PC, giving you a glimpse into the sights and sounds a modern fighter pilot experiences. It includes nine U.S. and Russian fighter jets in which you immerse yourself. Download Lock On: Modern Air Combat for a thrilling experience whether you are new to flight simulators or a longtime enthusiast.
Finding the right flight simulator is often a challenge for novices and longtime enthusiasts alike. For novices, the steep learning curve and immense complexity of flight simulators often makes it challenging to get started and enjoy running simulations; for longtime enthusiasts, it is often difficult to find a flight simulator realistic and complex enough to remain interesting for long. Lock On: Modern Air Combat gives you the option to gradually introduce complexity to simulations, starting with easier landings, extra powerful engines and spin control. As you learn, gradually move toward more advanced, realistic simulations.
Whether you are a complete beginner or a seasoned flight simulator enthusiast, Lock On: Modern Air Combat’s 36 single-player missions ensure that there is a challenge available for you. Its missions range from basic training to campaigns that provide a wide variety of scenarios in which to test your piloting abilities. Missions include extended campaigns to keep you busy for many hours and instant action scenarios that allow you to play for a short while during coffee breaks and other small windows of free time. Completing these missions in succession with different aircraft and adjusted difficulty levels helps you learn about the intricacies of aviation.
Lock On: Modern Air Combat is not a simulator that you play with for just a week or so before you begin to lose interest. It is a rich, vibrant simulation with hours of content for you to explore. Its nine fighter jets teach you the intricacies that come with piloting different aircraft. Its Dynamic Battle Generator ensures that each dogfight challenges you in new and different ways, making the main missions worth replaying again and again, and its detailed environment features more than 180,000 buildings, 50,000,000 trees, 21 cities, 1,700 towns and villages, 500 bridges, 18 airfields and 8 naval bases, ensuring that you always have new terrain to explore.
Even if you manage to exhaust the nearly limitless possibilities of the main missions, Lock On ensures that there is still more to explore. When you download Modern Air Combat, you gain access a flexible and powerful mission editor that allows you to create anything from a short custom scenario for your own use to a long, extensive campaign to share with others. With a little knowledge, it is possible to create scenarios that rival the quality of Lock On: Modern Air Combat’s main missions, and many custom, fan-made mission packs, campaigns and scenarios are available for download online.
*Supported OS: Windows 95/98/ME/2000/XP
*Processor: Pentium III 800/AMD Athlon 700 or better - 256 MB RAM (512 MB RAM recommended)
*RAM: 512 GB Windows XP / 1 GB Windows Vista (1 GB / 2 GB recommended)
*Video Card: 3D video card (DirectX 8.1 compatible)w/32MB RAM (128MB recommended)
*Sound Card: Sound Card (Direct 8.1 compatible)
*DirectX Version: DirectX 8.1 or higher
*Hard Drive Space: 1.1 GB
*Muliplayer: Internet connection (56 kbps or better) or LAN for multiplayer