Flight Control is a game for the iOS, DSiWare, and Windows Phone 7 developed by Firemint and first released for iOS on March 5, 2009.
The app was a number one bestseller on the App Store in 19 countries simultaneously on April 6, 2009 and has sold over two million copies. The development and publishing of Flight Control on non-Apple mobile phones is being handled by Namco under license.
A HD version of the game called Flight Control HD was released for the iPad in March 2010 and for the PlayStation 3 on the PlayStation Network (supporting the PlayStation Move controller) on September 15, 2010.
The PlayStation 3 version supports exclusive additional features including a stereoscopic 3D mode, 1080p resolution, four player co-operative multiplayer, as well as an exclusive new map, Metropolis, which features a day and night cycle.
Flight Control HD was also ported to the Windows and Mac OS X operating systems and made available through Steam. These releases are similar to the iPad version aside from the addition of a new airfield. The Mac version will also be released via the Mac App Store, although no release date has been announced.
PC System Analysis For Flight Control HD Requirements
Flight Control HD requires a Mobility Radeon HD 2400 graphics card with a Pentium 4 2.0GHz or Athlon XP 2500+ processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. System memory required for Flight Control HD is 1 GB performance memory. Your GPU is expected to be able to deliver DirectX 9. Recommended needs around a 12 year old PC to run.