Fly Away Simulation

FS2004 Delta Airlines Douglas DC-3

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Type
Repaint
Download hits
47
Compatibility
Microsoft Flight Simulator 2004
Filename
deltadc3.zip
File size
2.21 MB
Virus Scan
Scanned 25 days ago (clean)
Access to file
Free (Freeware)
Content Rating
Everyone

Textures only for the default Douglas DC3 in Delta Airlines livery, circa 1940. The plane pictured is "Ship 41". It was the first DC-3 delivered to Delta and is now totally restored, as it appeared on the day it was delivered. Base metal textures are by M. Beaumont, airline livery textures are by Dale DeLuca.

Screenshot of Delta Airlines Douglas DC-3 in the air.

Screenshot of Delta Airlines Douglas DC-3 in the air.

I should point out that this repaint is not totally accurate. The default DC3 does not have both right and left wing bmps nor does it have both right and left side rudder bmps therefore it is not possible to add serial numbers or airline logo on the wings or rudder. The livery is accurate in other respects. I hope you enjoy my repaint.

Installation:

  • Unzip DeltaDC3.ZIP to a temporary folder.
  • In your 'Flight Simulator 9/Aircraft/Douglas_DC3' folder, make a copy of the folder 'texture'.
  • Name it 'texture.Delta.
  • Within your download, you'll find 7 bmp textures Move them to the new folder you have just created.
  • Back up your AIRCRAFT.CFG file (found in your 'Douglas_DC3' folder).
  • Open AIRCRAFT.CFG with a text editor. Paste the following under your last [flightsim.xxx] entry:

[fltsim.xxx]
title=Douglas DC-3 Delta Airlines
sim=Douglas_DC3
model=
panel=
sound=
texture=Delta
kb_checklists=Douglas_DC3_check
kb_reference=Douglas_DC3_ref
atc_id=
ui_manufacturer=Douglas
ui_type="DC-3"
ui_variation="Delta"
description=Delta's most prized and important acquisition is 'Ship 41', a Douglas DC-3 Dakota, NC28341. The aircraft was originally delivered to Delta in December 1940 and was the first DC-3 to be used by the airline on commercial services. After passing from Delta's ownership it had a variety of owners until it was re-discovered in Puerto Rico by retired Delta staff in a very sorry state. The aircraft was now registered N29PR and had been flying with Air Puerto Rico. The aircraft was bought in 1993 by Delta and the hulk flown back to Atlanta, Georgia, for total restoration.

  • Save the file. You're done; she will appear in your aircraft selection menu accordingly.

Images/Screenshots

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The archive deltadc3.zip has 12 files and directories contained within it.

File Contents

This list displays the first 500 files in the package. If the package has more, you will need to download it to view them.

Filename/Directory File Date File Size
Douglas_DC3_1_D.bmp04.12.03682.74 kB
Douglas_DC3_2_C.bmp04.29.03170.74 kB
Douglas_DC3_2_T.bmp04.28.03341.40 kB
Douglas_DC3_3_C.bmp04.29.0342.74 kB
Prop_DC3.bmp03.09.03341.40 kB
Douglas_DC3_1_C.bmp04.29.03682.74 kB
Delta DC3.jpg09.21.0320.95 kB
Douglas_DC3_1_T.bmp09.21.034.00 MB
Delta DC3 Image1.jpg09.22.0332.25 kB
README.txt09.22.032.49 kB
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B

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