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FS Captain: your opinions please

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This product looks interesting as it seems to give purpose and motivation to adhere to real world procedures and schedules etc.

 

Opinions please from anyone who has it?

 

Cheers.

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Exactly that: Helping with

 

- adhering to time schedules

- negotiating with operations/dispatch

- realtime and ex post evaluation of flights

- scheduling and assigning of flights

 

It basically fills the remaining gap after FS2Crew is installed into a high-end airliner ...

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It's pretty cool. I'd recommend it. Great support and ongoing developments.

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Oh come on, folks, NOBODY is using this product...?

I think people are a little preoccupied with the 777 and getting it sorted out. I tried the demo of fscaptain and I did enjoy it and will probably pick it up in the future. I feel like it helped me improve my skills with the 737ngx in terms of following procedures and it had me flying to airports I never had gone to before. The sound effects are good and assuming it works with pmdg 777 I may use it for those crew sounds, while we wait for fs2crew for the 777. Also, it gave me a sense of purpose in my flying since I do not fly online. Someday I hope to do so!

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You can try it yourself, there is a demo.

 

I didn't care for it. Not into airliners much so user interface really turned me off.

 

I prefer the old FSPassengers together with Air Hauler; which FSP has a demo also btw.

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You can try it yourself, there is a demo.

 

I didn't care for it. Not into airliners much so user interface really turned me off.

 

I prefer the old FSPassengers together with Air Hauler; which FSP has a demo also btw.

Yes, just try to free demo it gives you like three airports to fly from but other than that its fully functional. I tried fspassengers but I did not like it as much. I have not tried air hauler. I'm on the other end of the spectrum in that I really like airliners and passenger flights. 

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It has some minor flaws (not saving configs!) and requires a lot of manually fiddling around with aircraft configs, loadmaps, overrides and airline configs. However, once it is configured it works well and is a positive addition to flightsimming.

 

Cheers

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I have this product and like the concept. I would defenitly wait to purchase when version 1.5 comes out. The developer seems to go quiet for a long time. Just like many others... He finally released version 1.45 after 3 or so months without hearing from him. Hopefully next update will fix various issues and can work outside of the sim.

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To be fair.. the devs did state they were having health issues.... so it is not ' Just like many others ' ...

 

Give credit where credit is due...

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I don't fly without Fs Captain, When ever you need help they will always available to help you. :smile:

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I have used this product for a long time on numerous PMDG offerings and found it to work great and added a great deal of immersion for commercial flight. However, I can t get it to work with thenT7. It does not recognize the passenger door opening and thus does not permit boarding , ergo, it does NOT work until someone shows me a solution or it is fixed by the developer.

 

Joe

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Fs Captain is  working on 777. I am sure in soon it will be available
 

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Thanks guys, I have FSPassengers but find it lacking and it is no longe runder development, really has been stagnent since release.  FSP looks to be interest for its immersive value.  I need a PURPOSE to fly my 777.

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Sorry to hijack the tread talking about another addon but what I'm looking forward to is SimAir from the guys that do REX.    The anticipation is killing me!!.  lol  I can't wait for some news about when it is closer to release. 

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