Fly Away Simulation

FSX US Navy Chuting Stars Douglas C-117D

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Microsoft Flight Simulator X (FSX) including Steam Edition & Prepar3D (P3D)
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This repaint repesents C-117D BuNo 50762 as she appeared while serving as the support aircraft for the volunteer parachute team formed in 1961 and based at El Centro, California. Textures only, you need to have the Manfred Jahn's C-117D (C117D_V1_BETA.ZIP). By Ed Olson.

Screenshot of US Navy Chuting Stars Douglas C-117D in flight.

Screenshot of US Navy Chuting Stars Douglas C-117D in flight.


  • Place the texture folder "texture.Chuting Stars" into your FSX/SIMOBJECTS/AIRPLANES/Douglas_C-117D folder.
  • Copy and paste the following text into your aircraft.cfg file.
  • Change the [fltsim.x] so it becomes the next number in sequence.

title=Douglas C-117D USN_Chuting Stars
texture=Chuting Stars
ui_variation=Chuting Stars
ui_typerole=Twin Engine Prop
description= C-117D 17191, c/n 50762, El Centro,California. The Chuting Stars were the all Volunteer Parachute Demonstration team of the US Navy formed in 1961.


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The archive has 26 files and directories contained within it.

File Contents

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Filename/Directory File Date File Size
C-117D 50762.jpg08.14.13100.32 kB
FileID.txt08.14.13439 B
readme.txt08.14.131.36 kB
screen shots08.14.130 B
fsx 2013-07-30 19-12-16-51.jpg07.30.13142.53 kB
fsx 2013-07-30 19-12-20-89.jpg07.30.13126.73 kB
fsx 2013-07-30 19-27-22-05.jpg07.30.1386.16 kB
fsx 2013-08-13 22-43-26-74.jpg08.13.13110.45 kB
fsx 2013-08-13 22-44-42-93.jpg08.13.13112.83 kB
fsx 2013-08-14 21-13-32-44.jpg08.14.13118.61 kB
fsx 2013-08-14 21-13-49-60.jpg08.14.13100.32 kB
fsx 2013-08-14 21-14-17-58.jpg08.14.13120.21 kB
texture.Chuting Stars08.14.130 B
50762 on ramp.jpg08.09.13277.93 kB
C117_1.dds08.13.134.00 MB
C117_1_SPEC.dds08.13.131.00 MB
c117_2.dds08.13.134.00 MB
C117_2A.dds08.13.134.00 MB
C117_2A_SPEC.dds08.13.131.00 MB
C117_2_SPEC.dds08.13.131.00 MB
propdisk.dds08.13.13256.12 kB
real on ramp.jpg07.24.13109.91 kB
texture.cfg07.15.12112 B
thumbnail.jpg08.14.13100.32 kB
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B

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