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Cessna Skyhawk 172. Repaint for Carenado C172II N. Paint scheme based on classic 172 Skyhawk circa early 1970s. Used blank textures available from Carenado. By Craig Davis.
This is a repaint of the Carenado Cessna 172N. Made by Carenado for Microsoft's Flight Simulator X. Textures only. Requires the payware Carenado Cessna 172II N.I used the blank textures available from Carenado.
I based this repaint on the classic Cessna Skyhawk 172 Circa early 1970's. The paint scheme comes from a 1/20th scale model I made as a kid.This is my first repaint and I hope you enjoy it. Feel free to tweak with it if you like. I used DXTBmp and Paint.net to do my work. -Craig
Purchase the Cessna 172N from Carenado, and install it. (A Must).
Create a folder "texture.Classic172"in your .."Flight Simulator X\SimObjects\Airplanes\Carenado C172II N" Folder.
Copy and then paste the contents of "texture.blue" into the folder.
Copy and then paste the contents of Classic172_Skyhawk.zip into folder. You will be prompted if it is ok to over write files. Answer yes.
Add the following text to your aircraft.CFG, changing the x in [fltsim.x] to the next number in line:
title=Classic 172 Skyhawk
ui_variation="Classic Skyhawk Blue,Black"
ui_typerole="Highwing single Engine Prop"
description="The Cessna 172 Skyhawk is one of the most popular aircraft in aviation. Its easy handling and reliability has made it a favorite of students and seasoned pilots."
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|Filename/Directory||File Date||File Size|
|Classic172_skyhawk Readme.txt||05.25.10||1.70 kB|
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