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    D4Y Suisei

    Here is a first image from a “fuselage and wings animation” test flight. So far, everything works as it should. My big question is, was the center gear retractable or not, the drawings I have are not clear with it (the drawings show a plane with non-retractable Center gear) but there are inflight pictures with retracted c-gear also with fixed c-gear, that’s a bit confusing. It seems that this plane has a lot of different builds with different setups like the German ME109
    So far, the fuselage, wings, landing gear and Bombay are ready. Also, the breaking parts and textures are done. The aircraft setup will allow to easy replace the engine with a later radial engine.
    The canopy parts are still not ready and not textured. The cockpit will be the next great challenge to do.
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    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails D4Y 01 2022_07_01.jpg  


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    Looking forward to getting my hands on it.
    "De Oppresso Liber"

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    Looking good so far Wolfi
    Also nice to hear you've one eye on the development of the airframe (radial engined D4Y2 etc.)


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    Nice aircraft. Hope you can finish it soon.

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    ASAP - but it will still take some time! I’m fortunately on Vacation now, so I can work the next two weeks on it daily (isn’t it scary? There is probably only one summer vacation left next year, before I got retired in 2024)

    wolfi

    here are a few more testflight pictures
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails D4Y 02 2022_07_03.jpg   D4Y 02 2022_07_05.jpg   D4Y 02 2022_07_04.jpg   D4Y 02 2022_07_07.jpg  


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    Looking good Wolfi
    Cheers,

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    The outer aircraft is ready, inclusive the “birdcage” Canopy, I just started with the Cockpit. I added a simple Trainer paint to the aircraft.

    There will be a Player and a AI version of this aircraft with different animations.
    wolfi
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails D4Y 2022_07_21 3.jpg   D4Y 2022_07_21 2.jpg   D4Y 2022_07_21 1.jpg  


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    Looking very nice there in the sim!

    Cheers

    Shessi

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    Nice cockpit interior shot, & interesting to see the progress with the model ...

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    Good work Wolfi.

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    Looks like it will be a big winner, Wolfi. I like progress updates pictures as well.
    Cheers,

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    Hope to see it soon !!!!!!

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    Excellent artwork Wolfi. Thanks for posting the pictures of your project.

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    You are one of "The Master" of CFS2 aircraft creators. Luv it.

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    a little update, the upper panel is ready but not textured, the guns are from another old project but fit perfect to the cockpit

    wolfi
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