Earlier today Quality Wings released their SP3 update for their B-757. Here is the list of changes and fixes made in SP-3:
- 2D Panel (757-300) - Flap Placard Typo showing 757-200
- 2D Panel (757-300) - Flap Placard Speeds Incorrect
- 2D Panel - Unable to switch from standby to active Comm frequency in 2D popup
- Aircraft Performance: Max Indicated Airspeed Value corrected (Was too low contributing to premature acft Overspeed warnings during certain conditions)
- Autopilot - Aircraft drifts off LNAV course in direct crosswinds.
- Autoflight (FLCH Mode) - when leveling off A/T grabs the current speed instead of the MCP window speed.
- Autopilot - In descent when transitioning from VNAV to SPD or FLCH to SPD a high speed value is entered into speed window causing Overspeed.
- Exterior Models - Specular Shine Excessive
- Exterior Models - Logo Light Mapping Issue
- Exterior Models - MLG Door Mapping Issue
- Exterior Models - Bump Map MIP Maps Added for better visual quality across broad range of views
- FMS - Legs Page, Intersecting Radials, not always calculated correctly.
- FMS - CTD when airport with large number of Approach waypoints is selected (LFRS, EDDF)
- FMS -Flight plan does not clear when power goes out.
- FMS - 'FIX' page does not display DTG, ALT, etc. info, add this info to the Fix page.
- FMS - 'FIX' page does not allow distance only, or radial only entry.
- FMS - VNAV Climb ignores LEGS altitude restrictions
- FMS - incorrect scratchpad entry when restriction LSK ® is selected.
- EFIS - ND/EHSI draws flight plan route line through Discontinuity point(s).
- EFIS - Vert Dev display sometimes not correct
- Sounds: Residual Engine Sounds after engine shutdown
- TMSP - Add CLB1, CLB2 TMSP support.
FSX EXCLUSIVE MODS/IMPROVEMENTS/ADDITIONS:
- Modification/Improvement: Cockpit Graphics refreshed
- Modification/Improvement: Engine Sounds Cones now available
- Modification/Improvement: New Red Anti-Collision light Effect
- Autopilot - FLCH function available with autopilot off.
- Sounds - Lowered Volume on panel Click Sounds
- Sounds - Modified Flap Lever sound for realism
- Sounds - Various sound quality improvements
- Sounds- .cfg option to inhibit some cockpit sounds while external view is open.
- Sounds (QWPAS) - Disable co pilot callouts when in slew mode, so they don't constantly play while slewing around.
- Sounds - Delay Positive Rate of Climb Gear Up Callout
- Systems (Engine Start) - Inhibit auto fuel switch for standard mode on Engine Starts (Engine will not start until user manually moves fuel switch) (Requires use of new Cfg option)
- Autopilot - Add support for input for external hardware (GoFlight etc).
- FMS - add user files (user custom data files, that will not be overriden by Navigraph Updates)
- FMS - Add QWPAS Announcement status page.
- FMS - Add Airport Elevation to Approach Page.
- 2D Panel (Radio Panel) - Add transponder support for SquawkBox/ FSINN (2D panel ONLY)
- Systems - Added Altitude Alert Deviation Mode.
2 NEW CONFIG OPTIONS:
EnableManualEngStart=1 // Turns off Automatic transition of Fuel Control Switch during engine start
InhibitCockpitSoundsOnStopSound=1 //inhibits cockpit sounds when view is outside the cockpit (ie when other sounds are also disabled). Includes slew mode as well.