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    Today, 19:59
    You can get it from the author's (Lamont Clark) website at http://lc0277.gratisim.fr/software.html It worked in P3D v1.4 but I can't say about P3D v2. :ernaehrung004:
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  • fsafranek's Avatar
    Today, 19:55
    Looks great. :ernaehrung004:
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    Today, 13:02
    Have uploaded the squadron mate. The particular aircraft was flown by Lt Ernest Christensen who was forced to eject 70 miles offshore on June 23, 1968 due to an engine flame out following a combat mission.
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    Today, 01:25
    A new entry has been added to Add-Ons Library, category FSX Military skins - Vietnam Description: A-4F Skyhawk, VA-113, USS Enterprise (CVN 65), WestPak Cruise 1968 This repaint for the Virtavia "A-4 Skyhawk for FSX" package represents an A-4F Skyhawk of VA-113 "Stingers" on board the USS Enterprise during the WestPak Cruise of January to July 1968. The particular aircraft was flown by Lt Ernest Christensen who was forced to eject on June 23, 1968 due to an engine flame out following a combat mission. Repaint by Frank Safranek. To check it out, rate it or add comments, visit A-4F Skyhawk, VA-113.zip The comments you make there will appear in the posts below.
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  • manfredc3's Avatar
    Yesterday, 21:22
    Paul, I installed your Nav PAnel, and it turned my rotating props into black disks. Is the Nav Panel for FS9 (FS2004) only?
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  • fsafranek's Avatar
    October 19th, 2014, 20:14
    Interesting comparison. It would also be interesting to see a comparison with the first generation Harrier that the Yak-38 would have been in response to. Comparing it to a Harrier II is like comparing Mirage III specs with those of a Mirage 2000. They both have delta wings but ... :ernaehrung004:
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  • fsafranek's Avatar
    October 18th, 2014, 08:31
    Very nice. Will try to get the squadron mate up this weekend as well. :ernaehrung004:
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    October 15th, 2014, 21:55
    Thanks for the invite Mike, Since I have the great REX textures for real world weather I will have FSX do the weather engine, since i see no reason to spend money on a weather engine when I have REX. I'm in the midst of making test flights using NDB's for navigation. I'm starting to get the hang of it, but the event will help me become a rookie "has been", I hope :biggrin-new: That Duenna is giving me a headache, It's a p.... in the a... Well..., got just over a week to get ready, have to get back in the cockpit, c ya.
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  • manfredc3's Avatar
    October 15th, 2014, 08:08
    I built many computers for FSX and other gaming pc's over the years. What you read on Tom's Hardware website is related to modern time games. They, in general, rely more on the gpu then on the cpu, and AMD has done a great job for that market. Now FSX is somewhat outdated, and relies mainly on the cpu. I can confirm by experience that FSX will run better on an Intel processor, and you will have smoother graphics using a NVidia graphics card. As an example: I was using a 512Mb GForce 8800 gt with an Intel Q6600 and reached 25-30mbps with medium high settings. Only thing I saw that could improve, was that distant scenery objects would pop up all of a sudden when you got closer. A freind had a 1 year old AMD card w 2 MB memory he wanted to cell, so I was willing to buy it if it...
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  • manfredc3's Avatar
    October 14th, 2014, 21:29
    Hey Jaap, Great to see you found us here. I am one of the rookies that will be using your great package. I started the flight with your package a few years agom but didn't get very far, as my fsx pc died on me. In the mean time, I have built a new fsx rig, and am eager to get started. Surely is going to be a steep learning curve.
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  • fsafranek's Avatar
    October 12th, 2014, 22:27
    No worries. I did some research and am doing NG301. I've got all the info I need. The aircraft is finished, just messing with the helmet now. Trying to get the bug to sit right. :ernaehrung004:
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  • fsafranek's Avatar
    October 12th, 2014, 22:15
    fsafranek replied to a thread Virtavia? in FSX General Discussion
    What he said. :ernaehrung004:
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  • ColoKent's Avatar
    October 12th, 2014, 13:05
    Okay, (even I!) I get it now.... Thanks for the clarification. Kent
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  • ColoKent's Avatar
    October 12th, 2014, 12:11
    ...The OP claims they are using V1.6. My version is 1.4.0. Am I behind on updates??? Thanks, Kent **EDIT** I managed to finally get back on to SSW's website and find their SW shop - look like 1.6.1 is the latest version....downloading!!!!!
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    October 12th, 2014, 12:05
    Sometimes I'm slow to figure things out, so it just might be my slowness....but for the sake of argument, let's say that: 1. The guy selling them didn't take the screenshots 2. The guy selling them didn't do the altering of the background in the screenshots 3. They are clearly traceable to other people.... Now what? What is the "desired end state" in this thread if the guy is breaking all of the rules? Is the remedy to sue the guy for infringement of copyright? If so, who would sue him? Where would they get the tens of thousands of dollars in legal fees needed to do that? Are there actually people on this board willing to risk losing large amounts of personal capital to sue the guy over screenshots? I understand being irritated about it, but I guess my real question is,...
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  • manfredc3's Avatar
    October 11th, 2014, 18:12
    Thanks for the link. I have been reading the rules, but have not finished it yet.
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    October 10th, 2014, 21:44
    Love all this stuff about the race. That fictional movie is great.
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    October 10th, 2014, 21:06
    Sorry if it sound dumb but what is the "Duena" I am reading about, and where do I find it. Been looking all over the site, I must be dumb and blind at the same time :(
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  • ColoKent's Avatar
    October 10th, 2014, 17:50
    REALLY glad to hear the M-346 is still out there percolating (give us a version with English gauges, and a loadout manager, please!). As for the AT-6 variant, after seeing YoYo's latest post, I went to the Iris Facebook page, and saw all of the shots they had of the armed version. This will be another "no-brainer" purchase for me! Kent
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  • ColoKent's Avatar
    October 10th, 2014, 17:48
    Hope they do an MPP variant or two-- one with a FLIR pod as a minimum...(though it would be gret to see one with FLIR and search radar as well). Kent
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