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    Today, 07:36
    Hi Dave, Is that the ACG Duxford scenery with the Britannia and Elizabethan? Looks great...
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  • hairyspin's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:10
    CFS3 won't run out of the box in Win 10, see the sticky thread at top of this forum.
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  • Paul Domingue's Avatar
    October 4th, 2015, 15:49
    Paul Domingue replied to a thread v3 some pics... in Prepar3D
    No, I don't know for sure but it is only logical. This seems like a strange statement from Orbx since they advertise within the community. Just look at all the people here who have purchased their products. If 1% is the SIM community, which I find highly suspect, who are the other 99%? The more I think of it the more ludicrous it sounds.
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  • EMatheson's Avatar
    October 4th, 2015, 14:36
    It's been a long time since I've begged for an FS9 version, but since one of my dearest FS dreams has been a version on Steve Meyers Davis D-1-W with a clickable cockpit and refined geometry, I figure it's worth an ask... Is there any chance this will get an FS9 version? I figure I already know the answer, but a question never hurt anybody, did it?
    35 replies | 2016 view(s)
  • Navy Chief's Avatar
    October 3rd, 2015, 18:44
    Navy Chief replied to a thread J-93 in FSX General Discussion
    I have a friend here in Pensacola who was in the USAF, stationed at Bunker Hill AFB (now Grissom), and worked on Hustlers as a engine mech. NC
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  • bpfowler's Avatar
    October 3rd, 2015, 15:17
    took the pretty bird to fsx, and the trim works as expected. very strange. maybe a controller deal, more research indicated.
    2 replies | 172 view(s)
  • Navy Chief's Avatar
    October 3rd, 2015, 13:18
    True statement. If one was caught with a camera on base, regardless which location, base security would be on you like white on rice. NC
    5 replies | 435 view(s)
  • Navy Chief's Avatar
    October 3rd, 2015, 13:01
    Interesting question. I have Virtavia's (Alphasim) P-2V Neptune, but am sure only the prop sound is utilized. Would be cool to have both, i.e. shut down props and use jet engine? NC
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  • Tako_Kichi's Avatar
    October 3rd, 2015, 12:55
    Unfortunately FSX does not support mixed propulsion units by default. There have been a couple of exceptions that I can think of but they required custom gauge coding in order to get them to work.
    9 replies | 484 view(s)
  • Navy Chief's Avatar
    October 3rd, 2015, 06:13
    I have actually broken out into a sweat, doing night ops. The mind can do strange things, even though it is simulation! NC:encouragement:
    18 replies | 1024 view(s)
  • Tako_Kichi's Avatar
    October 2nd, 2015, 12:35
    Thanks for the heads-up, I just grabbed it and it's up to Rob's usual standards. :applause:
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  • bpfowler's Avatar
    October 2nd, 2015, 08:52
    Been wrestling with trimming the lovely Lockheed. All trim inputs appear to result in a nose up vertical stall! Tried resetting controls, keyboard inputs only etc. Using text info gauge to read trim inputs it appears that more than 9 negative degrees required to level the ship, but she doesn't level for long. If any light can be shed, much obliged. Doubtless this pilot error, I juz need to know which error...:dizzy:
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  • Paul Domingue's Avatar
    October 2nd, 2015, 08:22
    Paul Domingue replied to a thread v3 some pics... in Prepar3D
    You know what I said was half in jest. The fact that a large amount of P3D sales are going to people who just want to derive enjoyment from the SIM is not lost on Lockheed Martin. Don't forget they are a bottom line company with stock holders who want a return on their investment. Lockheed Martin's marketing strategy is brilliant. They can sell a product that they don't have to support in the way a gaming company would have to but believe me, they don't care how you use it personally.
    26 replies | 2014 view(s)
  • Paul Domingue's Avatar
    October 1st, 2015, 18:24
    This may already be mentioned but the exe.xml in p3d v2 doesn't exist by default. Some software addons will install it but the easiest way to install it is if you have a copy of FSX on your system and copy the FSX exe.xml file to p3d. Then open it in a standard text editor and edit it to eliminate anything that pertains to FSX and is not installed in p3d. If you look at the FSX exe.xml file you will see it is pretty straight forward and easily understandable for editing.
    14 replies | 3115 view(s)
  • Paul Domingue's Avatar
    October 1st, 2015, 17:03
    Paul Domingue replied to a thread v3 some pics... in Prepar3D
    PREPAR3D is not a flight simulator it is a dynamically changing environment brought about by new innovations of modern technology and the contributions of outstanding designers to provide a vehicle for immersive teaching and training. To think it is anything else means you take it lightly and just want to have fun. That is absolutely forbidden! Anyways I'm waiting for my next SS check so I can get serious about v3.
    26 replies | 2014 view(s)
  • Navy Chief's Avatar
    October 1st, 2015, 13:53
    Night traps are a real challenge. Day traps can be tricky, but night ops are a different animal. USN pilots readily admit how their heart races during a night trap. :encouragement: NC
    18 replies | 1024 view(s)
  • Navy Chief's Avatar
    October 1st, 2015, 12:26
    Assuming you are referring to aircraft carrier ops? :encouragement: NC
    18 replies | 1024 view(s)
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    September 29th, 2015, 18:41
    luckydog replied to a thread Mach 1 in The NewsHawks
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