FS2004 Polaris Aviation Beechcraft E-18S

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Polaris Aviation operated this cargo version of the Beechcraft E-18S in 1997. The aircraft was lost due to thunderstorms on March 6, 1997 while en route to deliver a cargo of automobile parts. The full story and findings of the NTSB are included, along with FSNavigator route and FS2004 situation file. You will need to download D18SVC4.ZIP by Milton Shupe, Scott Thomas and Andre Folkers to use these textures. You will also need to download D18SCARG.ZIP by Milton Shupe to change the first download to the cargo version. Package concepts and repaint by Bill Baldwin.

Screenshot of Polaris Aviation Beechcraft E-18S in flight.

Screenshot of Polaris Aviation Beechcraft E-18S in flight.

  • Download, install, and follow all directions for "d18svc4" and then "d18scarg"
  • Make a copy of the file "texture" and re-name it "texture.Polaris" (omit the "quotes"). Cut/Paste my "texture.Polaris" file into your re-named file and allow textures to overwrite.
  • Copy the following lines into the Aircraft.cfg file:

title=Beech D18S Polaris Aviation
atc_id_color = 0xffffffff
atc_parking_types = RAMP
atc_parking_code = 1
ui_manufacturer=Beechcraft MSA
ui_type="D18S VC"
ui_variation="Polaris Aviation"
atc_flight_number=N54BT Repaint by Bill Baldwin.
description="B18 VC cargo variant". Repaint by Bill Baldwin.

  • Replace the 'X' where you see [fltsim.X] with the number this aircraft represents. If this is the second aircraft, then "X" will be [fltsim.1].

(Optional) FSNavigator Plan File Installation:

  • Cut-paste FSNavigator Plan folder containing KTTA_KDTW.fsn into FS9/Modules/FSNavigator/Plan

(Optional) Flight Simulator Files Installation:

  • Cut-past the KTTA POLARIS N54BT Application file and KTTA POLARIS N54B5.WX file from Flight Simulator Files into My Documents/Flight Simulator Files/

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The archive b18e_fs9.zip has 26 files and directories contained within it.

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Filename/Directory File Date File Size
b18e_fs9.jpg07.21.06127.41 kB
b18e_fs9.zip.txt.txt07.21.06703 B
Polaris Aviation07.21.060 B
38 52N 80 00W.jpg07.21.0676.36 kB
KTTA POLARIS N54BT.FLT07.21.067.77 kB
KTTA POLARIS N54BT.WX07.21.06114.35 kB
KTTA KDTW.fsn07.21.061.81 kB
KTTA Sanford-Lee County Regional Airport.doc07.21.06113.00 kB
N54BT Beech 18 ES.jpg07.21.06127.68 kB
N54BT FAA BRIEF.txt07.21.062.37 kB
N54BT NTSB FULL NARRATIVE.txt07.20.0620.90 kB
Polaris Aviation 1997.jpg07.21.0693.98 kB
README_INSTALL.txt07.21.062.44 kB
texture.Polaris07.21.060 B
eng0_t.bmp07.21.065.33 MB
eng1_t.bmp07.21.065.33 MB
fuse_t.bmp07.21.065.33 MB
tail_t.bmp07.21.065.33 MB
Thumbs.db07.21.06253.00 kB
wings_t.bmp07.21.065.33 MB
Thumbs.db07.21.0623.50 kB
Thumbs.db07.21.0624.00 kB
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B

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