X-Plane 11/10 Boeing Galaxy II, a C5M and Antonov 225 Replacement 1.000

Preview This 848 aircraft in this download package, is for Version 10.03 and above only.

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848 GalaxyII.zip
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This 848 aircraft in this download package, is for Version 10.03 and above only.

Screenshot of Boeing Galaxy II in flight.

Screenshot of Boeing Galaxy II in flight.

There are four variations of the 848 uploaded to X-Plane.
848 Qantas in Civilian Heavy Weight
848-F FedEx in Civilian Heavy Weight
848B52uav in Military after 1946
Boeing 848 Galaxy II in Military after 1946

The Russian AN-225 Mira holds the world record for lifting 550,000lbs.
This aircraft beats that by 45% with a maximum load of 800,000lbs.
The AN-225 uses 6 engines and the Galaxy II uses 3 newer engines with much better fuel economy and range.
The Lockheed C5M Galaxy is old ( as C5A it is from 1968), and not even comparable to either of the above.

Global range without refueling? YES, at lighter loads!
Maximum take off weight: 2,000,000 lbs
Range: with 400,000lbs cargo load “GLOBAL”

Initial Cruise altitude: 25,000ft, after fuel has burned off 1/4 of the fuel a higher altitude is available, and the range computer will show more range. Schedule another climb at 1/2 fuel, for maximum range.

Takeoff and landing at full flap settings, expect to be off the ground between 8,000ft and 10,000ft.
If a full automatic takeoff is planned (highly suggested) do not arm heading until above 40kts. The nose wheel is set for 65º ground turning and drops to 1-3 º above 40kts.

If a manual takeoff is planned, hold full stick back until airborne, level off immediately at liftoff.


Pilots operational notes and design philosophy are in the read me.

I am a dreamer, not an engineer.

Albert Einstein said, “ If you can dream, you can do the impossible”.


Memphis TN, USA

Screenshot of Boeing Galaxy II in flight.

Screenshot of Boeing Galaxy II in flight.

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The archive 848 GalaxyII.zip has 61 files and directories contained within it.

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848 GalaxyII01.19.120 B
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848 GalaxyII01.19.120 B
848-Galaxy II01.17.120 B
848-Galaxy II01.19.120 B
848.acf01.16.122.53 MB
848_paint.png01.09.1261.49 kB
848_paint2.png12.31.1130.95 kB
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848_paint_LIT.png01.09.1245.35 kB
Airfoils12.17.110 B
Boeing Mid (high subsonic).afl10.29.1124.48 kB
Boeing Root (high subsonic).afl10.29.1124.48 kB
Boeing Tip (high subsonic).afl10.29.1124.48 kB
Flat Plate (very thin).afl10.29.1124.48 kB
NACA 65(216)-415 (lam flow).afl10.29.1124.48 kB
NASA LS(1)-0417 (hi-lift).afl10.29.1124.48 kB
NLF(1)-0215F (laminar flow).afl10.29.1124.48 kB
cockpit01.02.120 B
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Panel_Preview.png12.30.11802.47 kB
cockpit01.19.120 B
buttons01.02.120 B
but_camera_power.png01.02.12717 B
buttons01.19.120 B
but_camera_power.psd01.02.12179.63 kB
objects01.17.120 B
objects01.19.120 B
848_paint.png12.24.1139.96 kB
848_paint.psd12.24.111.59 MB
848_paint2.png12.22.1140.62 kB
apuexhaust1.obj12.26.118.60 kB
gray guardian.obj12.21.118.61 kB
nosecap.obj12.16.1162.08 kB
red guardian.obj12.21.118.61 kB
rounderwindow3.obj01.13.1264.05 kB
turbine_compressor.obj12.09.11111.92 kB
turbine_model.png11.17.11202.11 kB
turbine_model2.obj12.09.11111.92 kB
wheel bulge1.obj12.24.1165.40 kB
combined READ ME AND HISTORY for all 848.pdf01.19.12127.43 kB
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B
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