OMG! Okay, so I have never been in a TRACON or a busy ATCT before. I managed to get a tour of both the PHX TRACON and ATCT today. First off, the facility is less than 2 years old. VERY NICE. Everyone I met was super nice. The ATM even took about an hour to talk to me and answer any questions I had. Learned a lot (thanks Bob!).
I'll be quick here.
it was a large round room with an outer circle and an inner circle of computers and desks. It was very...