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The Airbus models are the A340-313 of Cathay Pacific and the larger A340-642 of Thai Airlines International. The third picture shows the aircraft landing with the flaps and reverse thrust operating, on the Thai model.

The models have a number of animations activated by keys or trigger settings:

  • The B key starts the engines, the turbine fans are animated;
  • The aircraft are able to flare on landing using the V key;
  • They issue smoke from the tyres on landing if the Aircraft Action Trigger is placed on the track and set to setting 4;
  • Flaps are operated by the H key manually or trigger setting 8;
  • Additional trigger setting can slow speed for landing (setting 14, and stop the aircraft after landing (setting 9);
  • The engine retarders are operated by setting 13.

Airbus A340-313 Cathay Pacific  kuid2:60238:9804:1
Airbus A349-262 Thai Airlines International  kuid2:60238:9805:1
Aircraft Action Trigger  kuid:76656:24050