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FSX US Navy Douglas A-1H Skyraider VA-176

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a1h_412ak.zip
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US Navy Douglas A-1H Skyraider, 412/AK, BuNo. 135326, of VA-176. Photoreal repaint for Tim Conrad's A-1H Skyraider. A-1H.ZIP is required to use these files. By Jan Visser.

US Navy Douglas A-1H Skyraider VA-176 in flight.

US Navy Douglas A-1H Skyraider VA-176 in flight.

Douglas A-1 Skyraider.

Photoreal repaint for Tim Conrad's excellent freeware FSX A-1H Skyraider. Be sure to have installed Tim's original Skyraider package ( A-1H.zip ) first in order to use these repaint files.

Depicted here is AD-6(A-1H) 412/AK (BuNo.135326) of VA-176 US Navy aboard CVS-11 USS Intrepid 1966.

INSTALLATION :

1.Find and open your FSX A-1H folder. ( default location = C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Microsoft Flight Simulator X\SimObjects\Airplanes\A-1H )
2.Copy and paste the original 'texture' folder.
3.Rename this new folder to 'texture.412AK'
4.Unzip all 3 *.dds files plus thumbnail.jpg contained in this zip file into your newly created 'texture.412AK' folder. Click YES at the 'Overwrite ?' prompt.
5.Open your A-1H aircraft.cfg and copy and paste the following underneath the last [fltsim.*] entry :

[fltsim.X]
title=A-1H412AK
sim=A-1H
model =
panel =
sound =
texture =412AK
panel_alias =
sound_alias =
kb_checklists =
kb_reference =
atc_id =35326
atc_id_color =
atc_parking_types =
atc_parking_code =
atc_airline=
atc_flight_number=
ui_manufacturer = Douglas
ui_createdby="Piglet's Peculiar Planes"
ui_type = A-1H
ui_variation = U.S. Navy 412AK
description =AD-6(A-1H) 412/AK (BuNo.135326) of VA-176 US Navy aboard CVS-11 USS Intrepid 1966. Photoreal repaint by Jan Visser.
visual_damage = 1

6. Finally replace the 'X' in [fltsim.X] with the next number in order. Don't forget to save your updated aircraft.cfg.

LEGAL TIDBITS :

THESE FILES ARE FREEWARE. DO NOT SELL, CD-BUNDLE OR REDISTRIBUTE THESE FILES SEEKING MONETARY PROFIT.

These files are to be used on the understanding that they are at the risk of the user and I take no responsibility for any loss of existing files or any other damage that may occur to your computer by the use of these files.

_________________________
Jan Visser
Holland

US Navy Douglas A-1H Skyraider VA-176 in flight.

US Navy Douglas A-1H Skyraider VA-176 in flight.

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The archive a1h_412ak.zip has 11 files and directories contained within it.

File Contents

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Filename/Directory File Date File Size
a1h_02.dds03.16.104.00 MB
a1h_aircrew.dds03.17.10256.12 kB
a1h_01.dds03.16.104.00 MB
thumbnail.jpg03.17.1016.45 kB
readme.txt03.17.101.86 kB
FILE_ID.DIZ03.17.10153 B
a1h_412ak.gif03.17.1012.47 kB
412AK2.jpg03.17.10147.27 kB
412AK1.jpg03.17.1089.60 kB
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B

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Manuel PeralesMon, 01 May 2017 13:49:16 GMT

A fantastic and realistic sim-add-on work. Congratulations, and thank you for allowing us to enjoy flying this superb virtual model. A master-piece.

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