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  1. Chuck_Jodry-VJPL

    Monday

    Flight Simulator X - Aircraft Repaints, Textures and Modifications ANA Cargo Boeing 777F JA771F by Gustavo Aguiar TUI Airways Boeing 787-8 G-TUID by Gustavo Aguiar TUI Airlines Netherlands Boeing 787-8 PH-TFL by Gustavo Aguiar TUI Airlines Belgium Boeing 787-8 OO-LOE by Gustavo Aguiar Qatar Airways "Oneworld" Airbus A350-1041 (A7-ANE) by Stefan Bree, FSPainter KAM Air Airbus A340-300 (YA-KMT) by Miguel Angel Taboada Las Vegas Sands Corporation Boeing 737-700 (N500LS) by Miguel Angel Taboada VIA Airways Airbus A320 (LZ-MDO) by Miguel Angel Taboada Laudamotion Airbus A320 (OE-LOB) by Miguel Angel Taboada Flight Simulator 2004 - Scenery High Prairie CZHP in Alberta, Canada by Roger Wensley Prepar3D - Aircraft Repaints, Textures and Modifications North American P-51D SAAF (GL-V) by Jan Kees Blom Lockheed L-049 Constellation (43-10310) USAAF by Jan Kees Blom Lockheed L-049 Constellation (G-AHEL) by Jan Kees Blom Lockheed L-049 Constellation (5Y-ABF) Britair by Jan Kees Blom Fairchild C-119 US Marines (#736) by Jan Kees Blom Fairchild C-119 French Air Force (#186) by Jan Kees Blom Prepar3D - AI Aircraft TUI Belgium Boeing 737 MAX 8 by Joel Branchu Prepar3D - Scenery Castle Bamburgh United Kingdom N 55 36.32 W 1 42.35 by Pasquale Marrulli
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    JUST PLANES SAS A330-300

    Publisher: JUST PLANES Description: SAS A330-300E Format: HD Download Reviewed by: Marlon Carter + Cockpit filming using up to 7 cameras! + Flight Preparations + External Walkaround + Cockpit Set-up + Briefings & Checklists + Cockpit Presentation + Differences between A330 and A330E + Departure & Arrival Airport Charts + Great scenery on departures, arrival and en route. + Pilot Presentations + Views of Hong Kong Flight Information A/C Reg Flight Route Flt Time Destinations A330E LN-RKT LN-RKS SK963 SK964 ARN-HKG HKG-ARN 9h46 10h57 ARN Stockholm, SWEDEN HKG Hong Kong, CHINA HIGHLIGHTS SAS is an airline that has always been very generous to the aviation community by allowing Just Planes to film numerous cockpit videos to inspire the next generation of aviators and aviation enthusiast. This newest release features a very unique aircraft that many may not be aware of. While the title shows that this is an A330-300, you might also notice an “E” designation at the end. This signifies that the A330-300E featured in this program is an enhanced version of the aircraft. On our flight from Stockholm to Hong Kong, viewers will be able to see an array of presentations which include crew briefings, MCDU setup, engine startup procedures, detailed cockpit presentations and most importantly, presentations on differences between the legacy A330-300 and the Enhanced version. From the preview photos, it’s clear to see that one of the features of this aircraft is the ability to display the airport diagram on the navigation display. This is a feature that is commonly seen on the newer A350 and the 787. Throughout this video, you will see the captain make full use of this feature, showing just how valuable it can be in getting around a complex airport. While in Hong Kong, Just Planes takes you on a brief tour of the city to showcase what a flight crew might do to unwind after a 10+ hour flight. On our return trip, in addition to capturing much of the action in the cockpit, we also focus on the cabin of the aircraft which features the stunning meals enjoyed by the passengers. SAS certainly offers their customers a top notch product and this segment certain sells the benefit of flying with this airline. While the return trip was quite uneventful, I couldn’t help but appreciate the friendly nature of the flightcrew. The captain was very engaging as he discussed numerous aspects of flying such as crew rest, staying alert, avoiding jetlag and numerous other intriguing topics that I am sure everyone will find enlightening. Learning about the A330-300E was an interesting experience and I certainly hope to see more of this aircraft in the future. SAS and Just Planes have always produced outstanding videos and we can be confident that this intriguing video won’t be the last from SAS. Video Preview & Product Page JUST PLANES SAS A330-300
  3. The “Bird Air Route” from Puttgarden (Germany) to Rødbyhavn (Denmark) now available after 13 months of development This addon consists of 3 sceneries: Puttgarden, Rodbyhavn and the Maribo airfield (EKMB) The “Birds Air Route” (Danish: Fugleflugtslinjen, German: Vogelfluglinie) is the direct rail and road link between the metropolitan areas of Copenhagen and Hamburg. The route passes through the islands of Fehmarn, Lolland, Falster and Seeland. Only between Puttgarden (on the German island “Fehmarn”) and Rødbyhavn (on the Danish island “Lolland”) is there a 19 km ferry connection across the Fehmarn Belt. Exactly these two places/ports (plus the airfield "Maribo" on Lolland) are the scenery. During the development of the scenery, great importance was attached to the highest possible level of detail and a high recognition value. Hundreds of buildings were reconstructed very realistically, one by one, from photographs. Also with the vegetation, each tree and each hedge stands where they belong according to aerial photograph. In addition, hundreds of static objects were placed to give the scenery a natural look. Addon Features: · This addon consists of 3 sceneries: Puttgarden, Rodbyhavn and the Maribo airfield (EKMB) · Complete scenery of Puttgarden (buildings realistically reconstructed from photos) · Complete scenery of Rodbyhavn (buildings realistically reconstructed from photos) · Maribo Airfield (EKMB): Default airfield upgraded with realistically reconstructed buildings, airplanes, people and other objects. · 7 AI ships (4 Scandline ferries, 1 fishing boat, 1 sailing schooner and a cargo ship calling at the ports in the scenery and surroundings). · 4 AI locomotives operating in the Puttgarden and Rodbyhavn railway facilities. · Dynamic lighting in P3D V4.x · Switchable floor picture in Rodbyhavn for users of "Vidan Design Real Denmark X Zealand". · 5 Seasons · Scenery configurator with many configuration options, so that the scenery can be adapted to any PC system. Now available at SimMarket  Many Pictures, a video and the manual in German and English language can be found on the SimDocks website 
  4. Chuck_Jodry-VJPL

    DHC-3 Causing CTD P3Dv4.4

    Hello , I would suspect that a version with a weather radar is being loaded , try loading the default GNS 430 530 panel and see if that WX version was the problem . Best CJ
  5. Chuck_Jodry-VJPL

    DHC-3 Causing CTD P3Dv4.4

    Hello , I would suspect that a version with a weather radar is being loaded , try loading the default GNS 430 530 panel and see if that WX version was the problem . Best CJ
  6. Chuck_Jodry-VJPL

    JUST PLANES MAHAN AIR

    JUST PLANES Description: MAHAN AIR 747-300, A300-600 & A430-600 Format: HD Download Reviewed by: Marlon Carter + Cockpit filming using up to 6 cameras for great views on takeoff & landing! + Flight Preparations + Cockpit set-up + Briefings & Checklists + Departure & Arrival Airport Charts + Cockpit Presentation of Airbus A340-600 + Cockpit Presentation of Boeing 747-300 + Flight Engineer Presentation on 747-300 + Great scenery across Iran + Great views approaching Dubai Flight Information A/C Reg Flight Route Flt Time Destinations A300-600 EP-MNN W5 1054 KER-THR 1h36 KER Kerman, IRAN THR Tehran Mehrabad, IRAN B747-300 EP-MND W5 1095 W5 1094 THR-BND BND-THR 1h22 1h30 THR Tehran Mehrabad, IRAN BND Bandar Abbas, IRAN A340-600 EP-MME W5 061 W5 060 IKA-DXB DXB-IKA 1h37 1h46 THR Tehran Imam Khomeini, IRAN DXB Dubai, UAE HIGHLIGHTS Mahan Air is a newcomer to the list of airlines featured by Just Planes and this program certainly takes things off to a great start. Featuring the classic 747-300, the A300-600 and the somewhat new A340-600, this program will appeal to the interest of all aviation enthusiast. Our first round trip features the A300-600 which is an amazing aircraft that has been the backbone of many airlines. This aircraft is unfortunately not a common sight in passenger operations today, but it certainly is being used heavily in the cargo sector of the airline industry. As we join the crew from Kerman to Tehran, viewers will enjoy observing as the cockpit is setup for departure and how effortlessly the pilots fly this aircraft. Flying around Iran always offers beautiful scenery and this segment certainly offers some of the best views in this region. Our next roundtrip flight from Tehran to Bandar Abbas features an aircraft few have seen had the opportunity to fly onboard. The 747-300 is a true classic and it is one of the only classic 747 models with a 3 man crew still in operation. Throughout this segment there were many highlights which showcased the team work required to fly the aircraft, in addition to presentations from the Flight Engineer and Captain which covered the routing, briefings and systems of the aircraft. To anyone who loves classic airliners, this is certainly a highlight of this program not to be missed. The final round trip featured in this program takes us from Tehran to Dubai onboard what can be considered to be the most modern aircraft of the Mahan Air fleet. With seven A340-600s in their fleet, It’s quite clear that Mahan Air loves having a 4 engine airliner as their flagship aircraft. To begin our trip, we join the pilots in the cockpit as they complete all necessary procedures prior to departure. With the A340-600 being such a large aircraft, it was no surprise that in order to taxi safely to the runway, the captain needed some assistance via the exterior cameras. This is a unique feature of the A340-600 series and it is one that enables the pilots to steer the aircraft accurately while on the ground. While enroute to Dubai, most highlights features the pilots carrying out their duties with briefings and communication with ATC included. As always, the approach and landing at Dubai was an outstanding highlight given the fascinating scenery surrounding the Dubai airport. For the return flight to Tehran, I was quite impressed with the thorough cockpit presentation by the First Officer in addition to his detailed arrival briefing. This clearly shows that the pilots of Mahan Air are highly professional and are very knowledgeable about the aircraft they fly on a daily basis. While the final segment was somewhat short, it certainly was informative. In the end, I think that this program is certainly well worth having and especially so since it includes a rare look at the 747-300 and the A300-600 in passenger operations. Mahan Air may not be well known globally, but this fantastic program certainly is a nice introduction to this intriguing airline. Video Preview & Product Page
  7. JUST FLIGHT'S ALL-NEW VULCAN B Mk. 2 READY FOR OPS IN P3D & FSX! The new P3D/FSX Vulcan from the Just Flight development team comes in 11 high resolution paint schemes covering its time in RAF service and features a range of realistic payload options, detailed animations including a multi-stage brake parachute, ground equipment and custom-coded systems and avionics. The fully 3D virtual cockpit includes a functioning oxygen regulator system, realistic V/UHF radio unit, checklists for every stage of flight and fully functioning magnetic indicators, warning lights and push-to-test buttons. Product details: Here Also available as an add-on for the new Vulcan is a K.2 & MRR Expansion Pack This Expansion Pack provides the K.2 air-to-air refuelling variant, with Hose Drum Unit (HDU) and animated hose, in four paint schemes and the Maritime Radar Reconnaissance variant that saw service with the RAF in two paint schemes.
  8. New from the Just Flight development team - the twin-engine T-tail Duchess Model 76 is now on sale for P3D and FSX! With IFR-capable avionics, excellent handling characteristics and counter-rotating propellers, the Duchess is an ideal aircraft for multi-engine flight training and the perfect step up from single-engine aircraft such as the PA-28. A cruise speed of 155 knots, a range of 780 nautical miles and a service ceiling of 20,000ft also make it a very capable touring aircraft. The Duchess Model 76 is for For P3D v1-v4, FSX & FSX:SE, priced at £27.99 / €34.95 / $41.99 It comes in eleven paint schemes from around the world and boasts a fully functional and comprehensive IFR-capable avionics fit which includes a WX-8 Stormscope and Century IV autopilot. The electrical, fuel, hydraulic and engine management systems are all all custom-coded and the aircraft features include a Flight Computer and Refill Menu, optional failures, Flight1 GTN and GNS integration, custom engine and cockpit sounds and interactive checklists. All the product details and more screenshots can be found here:
  9. Chuck_Jodry-VJPL

    When you do not sim?

    The pastime I still enjoy most is reading, though I prefer books on a monitor now , the high contrast and backlit text is easy to read , from any distance. My favorite source is Project Gutenberg , every piece of classic literature in multiple languages , if ever you are bored try the works by Giacomo Girolamo Casanova , his autobiography, Histoire de ma vie (Story of My Life) is quite something , especially Naples . Project Gutenberg offers over 57,000 free eBooks. Choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online. You will find the world's great literature here, with focus on older works for which copyright has expired. https://www.gutenberg.org/ Best CJ
  10. Lionheart Creations is proud to announce the release of its latest plane; the Proton Stingrey. This package is a look into the future of General Aviation with a focus on modern electric propulsion. The Stingrey is a two passenger 'flying wing' that has similar design features to the vintage Arup German sport planes of the 1930's, and also the famous Chance Voight V-173 Flying Flapjack. The Stingrey is designed to be both a STOL Bush plane of the future as well as an extreme aerobatic capable vehicle. The Stingrey features no rudders as it is a flying wing and lifting body. Yaw axis controls are through spoiler panels and computer 'feathering' of the prop fans on each side. This enables the sleek saucer-like craft to do 'flat turns' without banking. The Stingrey has quite a lot of features including a voice system, STOL pods that aim up for short field take-offs, 3 variants from standard Retractable Gear (RG) to Fixed Gear (less expensive, slower, more rugged) FG version, and also the Amphibian model with retractables for both land and water landings. The soundpack features a wild new sound series for an electric plane. For more information, you can learn more about the Proton Stingrey here
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    How NOT to spend a lovely Sunday...

    So few survive Organ Failure with that degree of equanimity. Best CJ
  12. It´s end of year website update time once again at HJG/Historic Jetliners Group. This year though .... and for "logistical reasons" only .... the groups traditional December/Christmas releases are not only commencing earlier than usual, but, are also being split into 2 separate website updates .... since HJG do have "a lot of work" yet to be released within what little remains of this 2018 year and for everyones virtual jetliner enjoyment. "PHASE 1" of this latest HJG website update is composed of some 79 high quality and authentic textures for its ARJ/BAe 146, B707. B727, B737, DC-8. DC-9, DC-10, and MD-80/90 flightline .... representing the liveries of both major and lesser known operators of these aircraft from Australia, the Bahamas, Belguim, Canada, Czechoslovakia, Cyprus, Finland, France, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Japan, Kuwait, Malta, Malaysia, Nauru, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, UK, the Ukraine, USA, Venezuela, and Zambia .... .... indeed some of the best of both past and present historic civil aviation worlds have come to roost at HJG. The above releases are now all currently available for everyones "FREE" FS enjoyment. For further information concerning these new and upgraded files please refer to the following-linked HJG forum website update announcement . The HJG website is located HERE "PHASE 2" of HJG´s December/Christmas intended releases will be available soon also and another separate website update. Mark CRANSTON HJG
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    JUST PLANES ROYAL AIR MAROC 747-400

    Publisher: JUST PLANES Description: ROYAL AIR MAROC 747-400 Format: HD Download Reviewed by: Marlon Carter + Cockpit filming using up to 7 cameras! + Flight Preparations + External Walkaround + Cockpit Set-up + Briefings & Checklists + Cockpit Presentation + Depature & Arrival Airport Charts + Great scenery + Pilot Presentations Flight Information A/C Reg Flight Route Flt Time Destinations 747-400 CN-RGA AT 208 CAS-YUL 6h57 CAS Casablanca, MOROCCO YUL Montreal, CANADA 747-400 CN-RGA AT 209 YUL-CAS 6h14 YUL Montreal, CANADA CAS Casablanca, MOROCCO HIGHLIGHTS With the 747-400 slowly being retired from passenger operations, it’s becoming a very rare opportunity to fly onboard this iconic aircraft. This program features a roundtrip flight from Casablanca to Montreal onboard the 747-400 and it features many interesting highlights that will appeal to all aviation enthusiast for years to come. After taking the viewers on an exterior walkaround of the aircraft, our First Officer takes us to the flight deck where the remaining departure procedures are completed. Once airborne, there were numerous segments which featured stunning scenery and presentations from the pilots covering our routing and other intriguing bits of information on the 747. Throughout the first flight to Vancouver, it was quite evident that both of our pilots truly loved flying the 747. In a presentation made by the First Officer, it was quite evident that she was especially fond of the 747-400 while also enlightening the viewers on how she got into aviation. Her story, while not especially unique, was inspiring and I am sure that many young viewers will be interested in knowing how they can also become a pilot. During the Captain’s presentation, we learn about his career, the operations of Royal Air Maroc and the operations of the B747. While we all enjoy the flying aspects of these videos, learning from experienced pilots is always an enjoyable and enlightening feature of these programs. The final highlight worth mentioning centers on the return flight to Casablanca. During this segment the viewers will have the opportunity to experience a cockpit presentation by the First Officer which was sufficiently detailed for anyone wanting to learn more about the 747 cockpit layout and systems. Personally, I’ve always enjoyed the cockpit presentations featured in these programs and I’ve found that on each occasion, you can learn more and more about the same aircraft. To conclude, I think that this program was a unique and memorable look at the operations of the 747-400. I appreciated the excitement and professionalism of the crew and I also enjoyed the fine editing done by the producer of this program. With numerous cameras throughout the cockpit, there was no shortage of perspective and just in case you missed something, the periodic replays were a nice addition. With this being the second program to feature Royal Air Maroc, it’s quite evident that this airline loves sharing its passion for aviation. It is my hope that we continue to see more of this airline in the future and perhaps more featuring the Queen of the Skies. Video Preview & Product Page https://shop.justplanes.com/ca/Bestsellers/c/4/Royal-Air-Maroc-747-400/p/112339
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    JUST PLANES AIR ITALY A330

    Publisher: JUST PLANES Description: AIR ITALY A330 Format: HD Download Reviewed by: Marlon Carter + Cockpit filming using up to 6 cameras! + Flight Preparations + Cockpit Set-up + Briefings + Checklists + Cockpit Presentation + Depature & Arrival Airport Charts + Company Presentation + Check Flight Specifications + Cabin Presentation + Water Salute at both Milan & Miami + Fantastic sunset departure from Miami! Flight Information A/C Reg Flight Route Flt Time Destinations A330-200 EI-GGP IG 903 MXP-MIA 10h03 MXP Milan Malpensa, ITALY MIA Miami, USA A330-200 EI-GGP IG 904 MIA-MXP 8h56 MIA Miami, USA MXP Milan Malpensa, ITALY HIGHLIGHTS An inaugural flight to a new destination is always a special occasion. Typically, an airline will pulls out all of the stops to ensure that this particular flight will be a memorable one. In this video, we not only have the opportunity to experience the celebratory atmosphere of an inaugural flight to Miami, but we will also be getting a taste of what it’s like to flying onboard a new airline. Air Italy was formed in 2018 after the merger of Meridian and the previous Air Italy. With Qatar Airways having a 49% stake in this airline, we can be sure that there can only be good things to look forward to from this airline in the future. Though the airline plans on having a fleet of 787s and 737 MAX aircraft, presently they are utilizing an A330 for their long haul operations while also using older 767s and 737NGs which will soon be replaced. For our flight to Miami from Milan, we start off with a view of the lounge area as the passengers and employees enjoy some of the treats provided by the airline for this special occasion. Once onboard the aircraft, our flight crew begins the necessary preparations for our flight by setting up the MCDU and completing their departure briefing. In addition to this being an inaugural flight, we also are privileged to experience a line check in action as one of our pilots is evaluated. If you are interested in how a line check is done, there is a very nice presentation on this process while enroute to Miami. Other highlights enroute included presentations from the pilots on our routing and some insightful information on the future plans of this airline. Another interesting highlight was a presentation that centered on the role of a flight attendant and the services available in the cabin of this aircraft. To the average flying passenger, or someone considering a career avidation, perhaps this is a segment you may find quite interesting. After an uneventful but beautiful landing in Miami, it was a great experience to witness a water cannon salute from the cockpit (this was also done at the departure airport) and it was also a nice touch to include a brief boat tour of Miami prior to our return flight. For the return flight to Milan, fans of the A330 will be quite pleased with the cockpit presentation which showcases some of the advanced systems of this aircraft, while also enjoying some of the most amazing views from the cockpit prior to landing. For viewers who are particularly interested in the visual aspect of this video, Just Planes has done an outstanding job in camera placement and in their editing to ensure that the viewers enjoy an immersive experience during all phases of flight. My personal favorites were the landing and departure out of Miami which was a scenic and enjoyable experience. Ultimately, if you are an aviation enthusiast at heart, this video surely worth adding to your collection and we certainly look forward to seeing more from this new and promising airline. Video Preview & Product Page https://shop.justplanes.com/ca/1-Air-Italy-A330-DVD/p/123344
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    SmartStarter

    SmartStarter, a new Prepar3Dv4 utility program for those who want an more flexible and faster loading of PMDG airplanes in any flight phase either direct from SmartStarter or from your favourite MAP program.You can jump directly into any PMDG's 737NGX, 777X or 747QOTS II livery at any airport, runway or gate in either Cold & Dark, Long, Short or Default/Ready panel state configuration with your pre-defined screen/windows configuration. View all saved scenanios in your favourite MAP program, select any scenario and continue flying from the "maplogged" position with everything ready. Set up your favourite airplane liveries on airports all around the world in any panel state configuration and start directly from your favourite MAP program. With the new MapLog view and select all your "maplogged" flights markers directly in your favourite MAP program as Little NavMap and Google myMaps, Google Earth. For further details visit the flightsim4fun.com Homepage