Fly Away Simulation

FSX Royal Aircraft Establishment Douglas C-47

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Microsoft Flight Simulator X (FSX) including Steam Edition & Prepar3D (P3D)
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11.86 MB
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Scanned 17 days ago (clean)
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Free (Freeware)
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This is a repaint of the Manfred Jahn Douglas C47. Repaint only, the C-47 Skytrain Exterior Base Pack 1.0 required (C47BASEPACK.ZIP); optionally also the interior model tweak (C47_INTERIOR.ZIP). This is C-47 Dakota ZA947 - Royal Aircraft Establishment with special markings "International Air Tattoo 1985 - RAF Fairford". By B. Lechner.

Screenshot of Royal Aircraft Establishment Douglas C-47 on the ground.

Screenshot of Royal Aircraft Establishment Douglas C-47 on the ground.


  1. Unzip the file.
  2. Put the folder "texture.RAE_ZA947" in the directory SIMOBJECTS/AIRPLANES/Douglas_C-47
  3. Open the aircraft.cfg file and paste the following text into the file after the previous aircraft repaint, ensuring to replace [fltsim.XX] with the next number in sequence.

Sim = Douglas_DC3
Model = C47_2
Panel =
Sound =
Texture = RAE_ZA947
kb_checklists = Douglas_DC3_check
kb_reference = Douglas_DC3_ref
atc_id = ZA947
ui_manufacturer = DOUGLAS
ui_type = C-47 Skytrain
ui_variation = RAE TATTOO 1985
ui_typerole = Twin Engine Prop
ui_createdby = Microsoft Corporation
description = Royal Aircraft Establishment with special markings.



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The archive has 22 files and directories contained within it.

File Contents

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Filename/Directory File Date File Size
readme_fsx.txt01.21.121.73 kB
Screens01.21.120 B
RAE - 003.jpg01.18.12721.09 kB
RAE - 004.jpg01.18.12729.50 kB
RAE - 008.jpg01.18.12950.57 kB
RAE - 022.jpg01.19.12630.04 kB
RAE - 023.jpg01.19.12584.35 kB
texture.RAE_ZA94701.19.120 B
C47_1_T.DDS01.19.124.00 MB
c47_1_T_bump.dds02.25.114.00 MB
C47_1_T_SPEC.dds02.26.114.00 MB
C47_2_T.DDS01.19.124.00 MB
c47_2_T_bump.dds02.25.114.00 MB
C47_2_T_SPEC.dds02.26.114.00 MB
C47_3_T.dds02.25.118.12 kB
C47_pilot.dds02.25.11128.12 kB
fresnel_ramp.dds02.25.11640 B
PROPDISK1.dds02.20.11256.12 kB
texture.cfg02.25.11133 B
THUMBNAIL.jpg01.18.1254.54 kB
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B

Complementing Files & Dependencies

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