Author: Vulcan

De Havilland DHC-2 Beaver

The DHC-2 Beaver aircraft is a useful small transport plane in Canada, two models are available,  as a float plane and a land based plane. The float plane model requires track placed 3 metres above water level. The animations for keys or triggers are: The B key starts or stops the engines; Flare for landing, V key, or trigger setting 3; Passenger door is opened with the H key; Issue water spray effects from the floats when landing or taking off  (trigger setting 4) – activation time may be changed in the string table; Deploy wheels for moving on...

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De Havilland DHC-3 Turbo Otter

The DHC-3 aircraft is very popular in Canada, this is the Turbo Otter version as a float plane and a land based plane. The float plane model requires track placed 3 metres above water level. The animations for keys or triggers are: The B key starts or stops the engines, the engines start up in sequence; Flare for landing, V key, or trigger setting 3; Passenger door is opened with the H key; Issue water spray effects from the floats when landing or taking off  (trigger setting 4) – activation time may be changed in the string table; Deploy...

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Canadair CL-415 Amphibian Waterbombing

  The Canadair 415 is a large amphibian aircraft, known as the Superscooper and now under Bombardier. It was introduced in 1993 and is used for fire fighting by dropping water from the fuselage.  It is used in many countries, and can scoop up a full load (6140 kg) from open waterways. The model is for the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, and will land on water or lower its wheels for use on land.  The animations for the model are activated by keys or track triggers: The B key starts or stops the engines, the engines start up...

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Vickers Viscount 800

The Vickers Viscount is a British turboprop airliner first flown in 1948 The model is the later 800 series.  The aircraft has an automatically operating landing gear. This retracts at takeoff speed (210 kph) set in the script. It lowers at speeds below 210 kph. The flaps operate automatically after rolling and up to 200 kph. The speeds for tilting, flap retraction and landing gear retraction on takeoff may be altered in the string table of the config file – speeds are in kph. The aircraft does not have an operating interior, but does have various exterior views based...

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Beechcraft Baron B55

  The Beechcraft Baron is a light twin engined aircraft introduced in 1961. The model is of the B55 version. The aircraft has an automatically operating landing gear. This retracts at takeoff speed (160 kph) set in the script. It lowers at speeds below 160 kph. The flaps operate automatically after rolling and up to 140 kph. The speeds for tilting, flap retraction and landing gear retraction on takeoff may be altered in the string table of the config file – speeds are in kph. The aircraft does not have an operating interior, but does have various exterior views...

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