Amso, home of alain capts apollo mission sim for orbiter project. Im not actually back, but ill commit a few changes to support the new version ive on hold for some time the next days, after thats ill try to do new beta modules linked against the new version. Apparently, since orbiter 2010, it was not anymore possible to undock from the lm or even to switch the focus to the lm, in the configuration. The vast reaches of our solar system are open for orbiter fans to explore. Orbiter space flight simulator screenshot and video gallery. Amso home of alain capts apollo mission sim for orbiter project. Orbiter 2010 is a space flight simulator game whose main objective is to respect the laws of physics in order to deliver the most realistic space voyage experience possible. They were still some cases, where it was possible to redock with the lm, even after a definitive undock. Launch the space shuttle from kennedy space center to deploy a satellite, rendezvous with the international space station or take the futuristic deltaglider for a tour through the solar system the choice is yours.
Another possibility of orbiter 2010 is to create your own space rockets. This video was recorded friday, december 19, 2014 amso website. It implements the generic payload description system gpds scenario syntax to allow the end user to. To do so you just have to download the additional necessary packs, available on the official website. Dans orbiter page orbiter addons, including orbitersound and dg iv for orbiter 2010. The flight recorder is a great learning feature that was added in 2006 and improved in later releases. Compatibility with this software may vary, but will generally run fine under microsoft windows 10, windows 8, windows 8. Orbit hangar mods the main repository of orbiter addons. So, i hope you can enjoy coming events with amso and updated d3d9client16. Orbiter is a realistic space flight simulation written by martin schweiger, it uses proper physics for the modeling of planetary motion and gravitational fields. Project apollo nassp also known as nassp or ncpp is an addon for the orbiter space flight simulator. This download is licensed as freeware for the windows 32bit and 64bit operating system on a laptop or desktop pc from simulation games without restrictions.
The abbreviation for apollo mission simulator for orbiter is amso. Cvelite abridged common vessel extensions is a programming library to aid developers of addon vessels for orbiter 20032006. Congratulations to martin and the whole orbiter team. They can dock with space stations, repair satellites, and land on planets. Similarly, orbiter 2010 lets you recreate some of the most famous space voyages in modern history. Amso apollo mission simulator for orbiter is an addon for orbiter 2010, created to reproduce the flights of the american apollo program. Amso abbreviation stands for apollo mission simulator for orbiter.
Orbiter is a free flight simulator that goes beyond the confines of earths atmosphere. Orbiter 2010 part 9 imfd training with dimitris mars. Altea aerospace dougs orbiter page, home of the xr fleet and the xrsound sound module for orbiter 2016 dans orbiter page orbiter addons, including orbitersound and dg iv for orbiter 2010. Web site of francophone communitys addons for orbiter. Jan 31, 2014 the mission use both amso and aapo apollo spacecraft, along with the correct launch pads for the saturn v and saturn ib. Take care to preserve the directory structure of the package for example, in winzip this re quires to activate the use folder names option. Amso apollo mission simulator for orbiter is an addon for orbiter 2010, created to reproduce the flights of the american apollo program, exploring the moon from 1968 to 1972. Alain capt has surprised us with a new version of amso for orbiter 2010p1. Orbiter is a newtonian physicsbased space flight simulator. Neil armstrong and buzz aldrin landed on the moon july 20, 1969. Its not a video recorder, but an event recorder, such that when you record and play back a flight within orbiter, all the control inputs, flight paths, and forces are recreated, allowing you to interrupt the playback and take over control of the flight at any time. The mission use both amso and aapo apollo spacecraft, along with the correct launch pads for the saturn v and saturn ib. This new version includes the support for orbiter s terrain. It contain a lot of advanced systems but remain simple to learn and use.
It extends the native orbiter vessel class with additional functionality for multiple payloads, enhanced mesh handling or scenariofile based multistage support. Orbiter is a unique flight simulator that lets users launch manned or unmanned flights into space. What sets this space simulator apart from all others is the accurate math and orbital physics, which makes reaching planets like mars, a true challenge. Project apollo features a nearfull implementation of the control panels in the command module and lunar module, and an increasingly. The most recent release of the game is orbiter 2010 p1.
Links to orbiter resources and general spacerelated pages. You can download the actual version on the bottom of this page. Jul 19, 2010 download the base package from an orbiter download site into your new orbiter folder and unzip it with winzip or an equivalent utility. To install the client you need to download a package from a list below and extract it in the root folder of the orbiter. It is home to the schmitt selenology research institute and the janskyreber radio astronomy observatory operating the rylepawsey vla radio telescope. An apollo addon for the orbiter space flight simulator. Both addons must be in the same orbiter installation, orbiter 2010, to work properly. A new version of amso for orbiter 2016 is available here. This will guide you through the installation process and install orbiter as a standard windows applicatio. This file will download from orbiter 2010 s developer website. Some older cpus like athlon xp doesnt support these instructions. Amso apollo mission simulator for orbiter, all acronyms, viewed april 8, 2020. Orbiter is a freeware space flight simulator program developed to simulate spaceflight using realistic newtonian physics. The base is located in the crater jules verne on lunar farside.
Jul 27, 2016 ill start with the cancelled moon missions based on the apollo amso addon for orbiter. The deltaglideriv3 is a well know addon of the community regularly voted as a must have. Flowing the general outline of the available nasa planning documents i did apollo 18, 19 and 20, complete with terrain, patches and evas. This game gives you the opportunity to launch the space. About the virtual cockpit of the space shuttle atlantis. It runs in orbiter 2010 patch 1 and is compatible with orbiter 2010 or higher versions. Orbiter 2010 54 orbiter 2006 53 all versions 17 search. Therefore, the 50th anniversary celebration is coming just in a few months. Its all answered in the faq i set up at this link the link is a. After installing the core package and making sure that it runs without problems on your computer, you can add optional features such as high resolution planetary textures or essential 3rd party addons. There is also a great community around it that have created. Meanwhile alain capt is back and improved amso apollo mission simulator for orbiter a lot, the latest version can be found at the amso home page. Including francophone forum and french documentation.
Desktop orbiter is a comprehensive, easytouse, computer security administration solution. The basic installation requires about 3 gb of space. To run orbiter, you need a windows pc with at least 4gb of memory. Project apollo simulates the apollo missions to earth orbit and the moon, and is slowly expanding to simulate planned postapollo missions that never flew. Alternatively, you can download ones created by other users. Download the base package from an orbiter download site into your new orbiter folder and unzip it with winzip or an equivalent utility.
Meanwhile alain capt is back and improved amso apollo mission simulator for orbiter a lot, the latest version can be found at the amso home. Since the space shuttle columbia first flew on 12 april 1981, that means that, hypothetically, the space shuttle could have been dispatched to rendezous and possibly capture spider. This will guide you through the installation process and install orbiter as a standard. Project apollo simulates the apollo missions to earth orbit and the moon and the planned postapollo missions that never flew. Take care to preserve the directory structure of the package for example, in winzip this re quires to activate.
The amu autonomous maneuvering unit is an early eva backpack, that allows the astronaut to move away from the. Browse orbiter 2010 addons to download customizations including maps, skins, sounds, sprays and models. Download the d3d9 for orbiter 2010, recreating the graphics from orbiter while adding new features such as reflections, specular maps, etc. Here is a patch that will replace a dll with one using standard x86 instruction set. The amu autonomous maneuvering unit is an early eva backpack, that allows the astronaut to move away from the station, without being tethered. Alain capt has surprised us with a new version of amso for orbiter 2010 p1. Orbiter is an amazing free 3d space simulator written by dr. The main purpose of amso is to give users the possibility to live in first person this great challenge of our century, letting them, at the same time.
If anyone has a copy and can update this andor add screenshots, please do so, or at least let us know what the differences are. Ill start with the cancelled moon missions based on the apollo amso addon for orbiter. This texture repository contains highresolution replacements of the planetary surface textures and elevation maps for earth, moon, mars and some additional solar system objects. Technical specs of shuttlepb from manual mass 500 kg empty orbiter 750 kg fuel capacity 1250 kg total length 7 m thrust 3. It is available as a free download from the official orbiter site. Orbiter space flight simulator 2010 edition user manual. Home of alain capts apollo mission sim for orbiter project. With desktop orbiter, protecting multiple local and remote machines is a matter of a pointandclick. Home of interplanetarymfd imfd, navigation mfd and other addons. What is the abbreviation for apollo mission simulator for orbiter. This game gives you the opportunity to launch the space shuttle from the kennedy space center and attempt to arrive safe and sound to the international space station. Lunartransfermfd is using sse2 instruction set by default.
Cet addon est fait pour le simulateur spatial du dr martin schweiger. Nov 27, 2000 orbiter is a spaceflight simulator for the pc. These are a series of scenarios utilizing the shuttle fleet and amso. The addon currently simulates missions from apollo 8 to apollo 17.433 944 1015 170 218 1391 610 1371 1161 5 1502 61 1399 1349 1331 1504 1013 1429 118 139 691 603 1442 1256 738 863 393 123 1275 1359 1035 98 1366 581 1499 539 1293 1218