In case anyone wants to know, the default ship's speed in FSX, with the boat placed and set in motion with AICarriers, is 25 kts. I'm not sure what WOD the 'Cat needs for a deck launch, but you can use the wind settings in FSX to make up the difference easily. I do that so I have the correct WOD for the Hornet to land, and launch.
Heck, if they could deck launch the Corsair, the 'Cat, with it's better acceleration, should be a piece o'cake. Kinda gives a new meaning to the phrase "cat launch" :D
Thanks for all the replies. I wasn't sure if the 'Cat had the "goodies" needed for utilizing the catapults on the FSX carriers. Now I know. It don't :)
Darn embarassing, to roll up to the shuttle, THINK I've pushed all the right buttons, then roll off the end of the deck because I...