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  1. NOT Wikipedia: Go to Comco Ikarus, the link to...

    NOT Wikipedia: Go to Comco Ikarus, the link to their website functions perfectly, where you will find all forms of contact: address, telephone, email.
    NEVER use Wikipedia for real facts. It can be...
  2. Go direct to the source:...

    Go direct to the source:
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comco_Ikarus

    Either they will, or they won't.


    You do know that we already have an Ikarus C42 for P3D (but not v4)?...
  3. Thread: Inertia?

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    So, how have you modified the C of G? Off-center...

    So, how have you modified the C of G? Off-center weight and balance is exaggerated in FSX.
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    What version of FSX? Be specific: Sp1, SP2, SE?

    What version of FSX? Be specific: Sp1, SP2, SE?
  5. From those choices: None of them. Start your...

    From those choices: None of them.

    Start your research with
    https://www.flightsim.com/vbfs/forumdisplay.php?6-PC-Hardware-Video-And-Audio-Help

    Then seek reliable counterpoint:...
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    I never overfly an NDB. The key to using the...

    I never overfly an NDB.

    The key to using the NDB is the deflection, and more than 10 degrees offset is key to using the deflection. As one overflies the NDB one can only enter a period of...
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    Oh it NEVER ends. There's a new Flight Sim coming...

    Oh it NEVER ends. There's a new Flight Sim coming next..!:pilot:
  8. Either way, you will for the reasons expounded. ...

    Either way, you will for the reasons expounded.
    Laptops are a weak choice for FSX and likely will cause issues with complex addons like PMDG.
    Lack of budget cannot overcome the limitations, no...
  9. Thread: Inertia?

    by mallcott
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    This only raises more questions than answers: Was...

    This only raises more questions than answers: Was the track response delayed by the rudder? Aileron? Yaw drag? Control surface response to radio input? Delays caused by radio control? Basic design of...
  10. Thread: Inertia?

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    Disagree, again. If one cannot get the...

    Disagree, again.

    If one cannot get the results one expects, frustration is the ONLY likely result.

    Flight dynamics modelling is regarded as an art, not a science, for good reason.
    Mixing the...
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    There is NO support from MS. Not any more. ...

    There is NO support from MS. Not any more.

    Everything should work with FSX Steam, but I recommend you consult with this forum first.
    FS2004 addons can get flagged as FSX compatible when they're...
  12. Thread: Inertia?

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    Disagree, One becomes an expert by hours of...

    Disagree, One becomes an expert by hours of learning and understanding the innate issues between various parameters in the .air file (and the interrelationship between the .air and aircraft.cfg...
  13. Thread: Inertia?

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    Messing with the .air file is for experts only....

    Messing with the .air file is for experts only. If you have to ask, you're not one. Leave it alone.
    `Cmo` is something to do with Coefficient of Restitution in Centre of Mass Frame.
    Precisely...
  14. Thread: Ils/ifr

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    Are you sure the airport HAS an ILS? How do you...

    Are you sure the airport HAS an ILS?
    How do you know?
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    Then FSX Steam Edition would be a good choice -...

    Then FSX Steam Edition would be a good choice - easy to install, thorough - and includes all the flying lessons you will need.

    X-Plane also has a Flight School. Do NOT try to run before you can...
  16. Mark, Most of the Greek island airports have...

    Mark,

    Most of the Greek island airports have NO ILS, which is why there are none in FSX...

    Name half a dozen that you think should have them?

    https://www.aero.sors.fr/navaids3.html is the...
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    Adjust alt to correct atmospheric pressure. Use...

    Adjust alt to correct atmospheric pressure. Use the `B` key.
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    Nothing, Instead hold the tail down with aft...

    Nothing, Instead hold the tail down with aft stick until the rudder comes `alive`. The Messerschmitt was known for the narrow-track undercarriage and canted wheels, making it susceptible to swinging...
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    Still a few hundred bucks worth of learning,...

    Still a few hundred bucks worth of learning, mind.
    There are NO short cuts in learning to fly, fake or real...
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    `Simple` and `Flight Sim` don't exist together....

    `Simple` and `Flight Sim` don't exist together. Learning to fly adds a dimension to learning to drive, as you have to cope with the third and fourth dimension, and unfamiliar controls and their use....
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    First, learn to use the `center all` control...

    First, learn to use the `center all` control assignment, which centers not just the control surfaces, but also the trims. Preferably assign it to a single, unusual button press (I use the `5` button...
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    I don't know if its in the manual - long ago gave...

    I don't know if its in the manual - long ago gave up on Flight One as a developer since they failed to grasp the nettle of P3D.

    Aeroplane Heaven were the developers of the Flight One Mustang, and...
  23. Thread: Stalling

    by mallcott
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    The default aircraft are not representative of...

    The default aircraft are not representative of the actual aircraft they purport to replicate. For that you need aftermarket aircraft designed by such developers as A2A, Real Air or Vertx, among...
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    I've used ORBX with every version of P3D right up...

    I've used ORBX with every version of P3D right up to 4.5 Hotfix 2 and NEVER had any of these problems - I run the systems for a number of real pilots and it's the first choice.

    Especially with...
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    The fact is, once I changed sims - firstly from...

    The fact is, once I changed sims - firstly from FS2004 to FSX, then from FSX to P3D, I have deleted the old sim and used the new one exclusively.

    Never felt I was missing out in any way, only...
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