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Old Stuff - Reflections on FlightSim

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I'm cleaning up to move. One of my friends just gave me an old iOmega Zip100 so I could find out what is on my old ZIP disks. I was surprised.I found an old FS4.1 zip file. I'm going to try it in a while.There were alot of FS98 repaints. I flew for Noble Air, Transit International (TIA) and New England Air and did repaints for them all.I found some AS2 files, I think I still have the software somewhere. Does anyone still use that?I found some Flight assignment ATP diskettes, along with Falcon3.I also found an Eric Ernst 757 for FS2000. I remember that was the best at the time.It's amazing to me how far the sim industry has come.Regards,Jim

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FS4 works but stutters and lags behind in keystrokes. First entry in log was 1993. Pretty cool. That would be the same year I found old personal checks for flight training out of old Linden airport (LDJ).Jim

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AS2... do you mean ActiveSky 2 or Airline Simulator 2? If it's the latter, I still have very fond memories of that... the flight models were way beyond what MSFS offers today. Very much looking forward to Airline Simulator 3...Cheers,Martin

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heh. I too have some old ZIP disks laying around from about the time 1996-2000. I am sure I would find some interesting things on them, things I have forgotten about.I used to back EVERYTHING up on those.RhettAMD 3700+ (@2585 mhz), eVGA 7800GT 256 (Guru3D 93.71), ASUS A8N-E, PC Power 510 SLI, 2gb Corsair XMS 3-3-3-8 (1T), WD 150 gig 10000rpm Raptor, WD 250gig 7200rpm SATA2, Seagate 120gb 5400 rpm external HD, CoolerMaster Praetorian

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