FS2004 VARIG Curtiss C-46A Commando

PreviewTextures only; requires C46GA.ZIP. To be used with the C-46A by Libardo Guzman/CalClassics. VARIG textures by Luiz Foernges.

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Microsoft Flight Simulator 2004
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Textures only; requires C46GA.ZIP. To be used with the C-46A by Libardo Guzman/CalClassics. VARIG textures by Luiz Foernges.

Screenshot of VARIG Curtiss C-46A Commando in the air.

Screenshot of VARIG Curtiss C-46A Commando in the air.

Curtiss-Wright Corporation, began design studies for a new transport in 1935. Project was named Model CW-20 and intended to compete with the DC-3. The design was finalized in 1936 and when compared to the DC-3, it had 40 percent more passenger capacity, was to be pressurized giving it the ability to fly above the weather, had an area beneath the cabin floor to carry baggage or cargo, a novel feature at the time, more powerful engines and a greater fuel capacity.

  • Unzip and install the base Curtiss C46A into your FS2004 aircraft folder.
  • Copy the Varig texture folder to inside the aircraft folder.
  • Copy the contents of the Base texture folder into the texture.loide folder WITHOUT overwriting the already contained files.
  • Add the following lines to the Aircraft config file of the original pack, substituting the XX by the next number following the number of the last repaint of this aircraft:

title= C46A Varig
sim= C46A
kb_reference= C46_Ref
atc_id_enable= 1
atc_id_color= 0x00000000
atc_heavy= 0
atc_parking_types=RAMP, GATE
ui_type=C-46A Commando
ui_variation =VARIG
description=Model by Libardo Guzman/California_Classic. This repaint by Luiz Foernges.

Enjoy your flight!

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The archive c46varig.zip has 17 files and directories contained within it.

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Filename/Directory File Date File Size
c46varig03.27.070 B
c46 varig.JPG03.26.0756.88 kB
file_id.diz03.27.07223 B
readme.txt03.27.072.11 kB
texture.varig_last03.27.070 B
c46_fuselage_L.bmp03.26.071.00 MB
c46_fuselage_t.bmp03.27.071.00 MB
c46_L_cowl_t.bmp03.26.07256.07 kB
c46_R_cowl_t.bmp03.26.07256.07 kB
c46_wing2_L.bmp03.26.071.00 MB
c46_wing2_t.bmp03.27.071.00 MB
c46_wing_L.bmp03.25.071.33 MB
c46_wing_t.bmp03.27.071.00 MB
faces_t.bmp03.26.07256.07 kB
Thumbs.db02.28.0732.50 kB
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B

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