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English Electric Lightning T5.

FGUK's first full Dual Control Aircraft reaches its first public BETA release.

 

 

One of the most iconic military aircraft of all time, the English Electric Lightning was the first British aircraft designed for supersonic flight. Able to launch in under a minute, climb to altitudes in excess of 80,000ft and even overtake Concorde, its astonishing "rocket with a seat" performance and inimitable appearance have earned it a prominent place in the history of aviation.

In the package:

Lightning T5

  • Two-seat variant with full Multiplayer Dual Control
  • Rembrandt optimised
  • ENO improved audio handling
  • Enhanced FGUK view selection
  • Realistic FCS (Autopilot) 
  • Ultra-realistic C-1607/4 U/VHF controller

Download it HERE

UH-60 package updated.

The UH60 updated package is now release and represents a complete rebuild of the whole package.

Details:-

 

V1.0.

This version is an complete rebuild of the UH-60 package. Please delete previous versions before use.

All new FDM for both versions using YASIM current version. Suitable for FG V3.2+

All new sound pack for both versions.

Both versions  now support MP Crew ( currently as passengers only ).

Updated help file on both ( please read ).

Advanced lighting pack for Rembrandt or ALS use. ( all lights controlled via switches in the cockpit ).

Air-Air refueling supported.

The HD version:-

New cockpit

New Model with more detail.

11 High Def liveries.

8 Aircraft configuration options, all view-able over Multiplayer and will affect aircraft performance.

The Standard Version:-

New cockpit ( but not the same as the HD one ).

9 detailed liveries.

3 Aircraft configuration options, all view-able over Multiplayer and wil affect aircraft performance

 

You can download the latest version HERE

 

Flightgear goes Mainstream

We're very pleased to say that http://www.helisimmer.com has started to run a series of Articles on FlightGear which we are really happy to be contributing to.

Please head over to HeliSimmer to read the article: https://www.helisimmer.com/tutorials/introduction-to-flightgear/

Also follow them on Social Media as a thank you for supporting FG in the mainstream FlightSim community.
http://www.facebook.com/HeliSimmer
http://www.twitter.com/helisimmer
https://www.youtube.com/c/Helisimmer
http://www.pinterest.com/helisimmer

Saturday Flights

24th Sept, Blackhawk Bonanza

8pm UK time, 24th Sept.

Aircraft limitations - must be a Backhawk or variant of. 

If you are not Bringing  the FGUK one, post a link to the one you are bringing.

 

Flight Data:-

 

Start point.  ENKR.

We will fly North to find the coast then at low level, follow the coast initially West to our first Destination :-

First Stop:- ENBS

Second part of the flight will involve some Coastal, Overland and over water parts as we  Travel to Nordkapp to locate an illegal toy workshop.

The Final stop will be ENHV, or possibly further if time allows.

 

Weather - Live weather. We just have to deal with whatever conditions we find.

Time of day - Dawn.

 

All voice comms will be using TeamSpeak:-

http://www.fguk.eu/index.php/forum/radio-comms/20-team-speak3-server-details

 

The Event will be broadcast live on our Facebook page as well:-

https://www.facebook.com/FlightGearUK/

 

Main event thread:-

http://www.fguk.eu/index.php/forum/saturday-night-flying/6453-24th-sept-blackhawk-bonanza