Fly Away Simulation
Your #1 Source for Flight Simulators!

Search for Downloads

Use this form to search for downloads and addons including aircraft, scenery and more.

Search entire site

Use this form to perform a site-wide search for forum posts, news and reviews and videos.

Are you a freeware flight sim developer?  Why not submit your creation to our downloads library here.

FS2004 Boeing MD-83 Delta Airlines. Textures only

Jump to: Screenshots | Comments | File Details | Editorial
This is a repaint of the default MD-83 in Delta Airlines new colours livery. Includes reflective textures. Blank texture by Lewis Lang. By Fahim Safi.

Images/Screenshots

Back to Top

The archive dal_md83.zip has 11 files and directories contained within it. View them...

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
MD_83_c.bmp04.17.01682.74 kB
MD_83_L.bmp04.08.0285.40 kB
MD_83_T.bmp08.25.031.33 MB
dal_md83.gif08.25.03333.23 kB
FILE_ID.DIZ.txt08.25.03190 B
Readme.txt08.25.031.83 kB
scrndal-1.JPG08.25.0367.83 kB
scrndal-2.JPG08.25.0329.13 kB
scrndal-3.JPG08.25.0339.23 kB
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B

Rating

This file has an overall rating of 1 out of 5 with a total of 1 votes

File Details

Download hits
4242
Compatibility
Filename
dal_md83.zip
File size
1.16 MB
Virus Scan
Scanned within the last 30 days with ClamAV and found to be free of all known virus.
Access to file
Free
Content Rating
Everyone
Back to Top

If you like this, would you mind sharing it?

Editorial

This excellent texture package is one that I would happily recommend to anyone who wishes to see a new look. Sometimes, it’s easy to get quite bored with the various selections we have inside a simulator. With this repaint of the old MD-83 though, these problems can be virtually left behind.

FS2004, after all, looks quite old in the modern palette. So it was nice to be able to hop on and enjoy a livery that was carefully designed and looked after with care by the developers. All in all, I would say that the developer has done an excellent job!

Fahim Safi has done a very good on making sure that the right colors and profile shine through here in style. The development and detail of the re-paint follows historical trends. The writing sits in the right location and the repainting of the textures goes a long way to improving the original depth of detail.

However, one thing that really stuck with me was the introduction of the reflective textures. Although something I tend to take for granted when using most simulators today as it’s common, it’s a wonderful addition. Compare the reflective add-on here with the non-reflective original. You should more or less instantly notice just how flat and old the original looks!

I was really impressed with this detail. The blank texture included, also, makes it easy to get creative. Having made my own liveries and also recreated some popular designs based on local airports and designs, I was really impressed with how easy this was to edit, implement and enjoy.

If you are looking for new liveries and don’t know where to start in terms of detail then this is without a doubt the easiest way for you to appreciate using this service for sure. 

Adam McEnroe

About Adam McEnroe

Adam McEnroe is a flight sim enthusiast who has been simming since the days of FS95. Adam writes all of the download section editorials after testing each of the files.

Installation of Add-on Aircraft/Scenery

Most of the freeware add-on aircraft and scenery packages in our file library come with easy installation instructions which you can read above in the file description.  For further installation help, please see our Knowledge Center for our full range of tutorials or view the README file contained within the download.

0 comments

Leave a Response

Leave a comment

Back to Top

Sign-Up

Signing-up for a Pro account gives you super fast uncapped speed to the thousands of FSX, FS2004 & X-Plane downloads which include aircraft, scenery and more - click here to view the library for free or...

Go Pro
Sign-Up Now

Subscribe to our Free Newsletter

Join over 130,000 subscribers of our free dedicated flight simulation newsletter. Featuring new downloads, products and industry news.

 

Survey

Have you downloaded your copy of Microsoft Flight Simulator X: Steam Edition?


Votes 15436

Social

Follow us on Social Networks

Subscribe to our newsletter

 
RSS Feed iPhone App

Terms & Privacy Policy | Contact Us

Copyright © 2018 Fly Away Simulation. All Rights Reserved.