View Full Version : aircraft "float" above runway
11-22-2006, 12:49 PM
For some reason my aircraft appear to "float" just above the taxi/runways. Is this a .cfg problem that can be fixed?
Thanks to anyone who can help.
11-22-2006, 02:30 PM
Are you refering to AI aircraft or you own flyable aircraft (default or other)?
Is this at all airports? Default? Addon?
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11-22-2006, 03:11 PM
TNX for your quick reply.
I have not noted AI "floaters", but it certainly happens in all flyable a/c at virtually all airports I've visited (can't comment on the other 2,000 or so that I have not been to!). And, it happens with most a/c, whether default or addon.
11-23-2006, 06:59 AM
Not certain but I think there's a MS fix for that and it might be called SP2 or Service Pack 2. Because of other commitments I haven't messed with FS9 since Hurricane Katrina but I try to check the forum every morning.
11-23-2006, 12:48 PM
Do you mean the wheels are *slightly* off the ground?? By "Inches" so to speak??
If so..Yes..You can edit the config to "adjust" the wheels lower *slightly*...
I have noticed this on several aircraft myself...But not "All"...
I would caution making *Radical* changes to the Contact Points section of the config...You can goof stuff up...But I have gotten away with minor tweeking type changes...I'd highly recommend making a copy of the existing config for back-up prior to making any changes...
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