FSX Air Ecosse Shorts SD3-30

Preview Air Ecosse Shorts SD3-30 thirty passenger twin turboprop STOL transport. Passenger and cargo versions in the same package. Full package for FSX/SP2 with custom panel, VC, full cabin modeling, sounds, check and ref lists. By Jean-Pierre Brisard, Barry Blaisdell and Bob May - Premier Aircraft De...

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Microsoft Flight Simulator X (FSX) including Steam Edition & Prepar3D (P3D)
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Air Ecosse Shorts SD3-30 thirty passenger twin turboprop STOL transport. Passenger and cargo versions in the same package. Full package for FSX/SP2 with custom panel, VC, full cabin modeling, sounds, check and ref lists. By Jean-Pierre Brisard, Barry Blaisdell and Bob May - Premier Aircraft Design.

Screenshot of Air Ecosse Shorts SD3-30 in flight.

Screenshot of Air Ecosse Shorts SD3-30 in flight.


Extract all files into the FS9 or FSX MAIN Folder using WINZIP in Classic Mode...Do not use the Wizard...Make sure the "Use Folder names" BOX is checked in WINZIP. New folders will be created and all files installed.

Here's how by the numbers...

1. Navigate to where you downloaded the zip file.

2. Double click with your mouse on the zip file.

3. WINZIP should Open and show all the files inside the zip.

4. Press 'CTRL A' and this will select all the files.

5. Click on upper 'Extract' Button in the Main Tool Bar above.

6. Type in your path to FS9 or FSX in the pop-up dialog box or browse to your FS9/FSX Location...

The normal locations are:
FS9 C:/program files/microsoft games/flight simulator 9
FSX C:/program files/microsoft games/microsoft flight simulator X

7. Now Click on the 'Extract' button in the upper right.....you're done...go flying.


*Turn on Tool Tips....Lots of panel information available. Go to Options - Settings - General....Click the "Show Tool Tips" box.)

Engine exhaust smoke is toggled by the I key.

SHIFT E opens/closes the passenger door, there is no separate crew door.

SHIFT E 2 opens/closes the the baggage and cargo doors. Note, on passenger versions the large cargo door does not open.

Wingfold command (usually Shift-K) triggers an animated load/unload sequence in the cargo version.

Shift-W toggles the yoke on/off in VC panel (Ctrl-W in FSX).

To Raise your seat higher press SHIFT-ENTER (in FSX this only works in VC view).

The spinning props look better in flight if you dab Ctrl-F2 a few times.

More tips in the flying_tips text file in documents folder.


Move eyepoint back into passenger cabin
CTRL+ENTER (press and hold)

Move Eyepoint Down

Move Eyepoint Forward

Move Eyepoint Left

Move Eyepoint Right

Move Eyepoint Up

Reset Eyepoint

Air Ecosse Shorts SD3-30 panel.

Air Ecosse Shorts SD3-30 panel.

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The archive s33ecskx.zip has 82 files and directories contained within it.

File Contents

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Filename/Directory File Date File Size
airplanes03.23.090 B
S33ecskx03.23.090 B
aircraft.cfg03.23.0917.98 kB
CREDITS.txt03.23.091.41 kB
Documents03.23.090 B
flying_tips.txt03.22.0912.02 kB
installation_UTO2_sound.txt03.22.091016 B
S360_Panel_Map.jpg03.23.09173.05 kB
S360_trim.jpg03.23.0937.11 kB
model.cargo03.23.090 B
Model.cfg03.23.0926 B
s330c_4.mdl03.23.092.23 MB
model.pax03.23.090 B
Model.cfg03.23.0926 B
s330p_4.mdl03.23.092.25 MB
pad_s330.air05.06.0514.55 kB
panel.s360x03.23.090 B
Davtron.gau08.27.0392.00 kB
fs9gps.cab06.13.03296.71 kB
GH_Sound.gau04.15.0580.00 kB
Kingair_C90_Radio.gau02.28.05456.00 kB
Master.gau05.29.084.01 MB
Overhead.bmp01.18.091.82 MB
Panel.cfg02.03.0918.86 kB
rcb-gauges.CAB12.05.0727.06 kB
RCB_Groundhandling5.CAB10.20.0626.63 kB
RCB_Groundhandling5_Sound.dll10.19.0696.80 kB
README Groundhandling5_01.txt10.22.0620.75 kB
s360.CAB02.21.09614.31 kB
s360_208.gau12.07.07408.00 kB
s360_annun.CAB01.31.0933.71 kB
s360_autopilot.CAB12.31.0820.71 kB
s360_inst.CAB01.05.09293.46 kB
s360_main.bmp01.27.092.25 MB
s360_sw.CAB01.31.0961.78 kB
weatheradar.CAB11.25.08801.83 kB
README FIRST.txt03.23.094.39 kB
S330_check.htm03.07.0959.42 kB
S330_ref.htm03.07.094.96 kB
sound.003.23.090 B
sound.CFG04.21.0842 B
texture.airecosse03.23.090 B
Cargo.bmp02.09.09128.07 kB
chrome.bmp08.05.0664.07 kB
cockpit.bmp01.19.09512.07 kB
lights.bmp11.17.0732.07 kB
lights_L.bmp05.16.0865.05 kB
Overhead_VC.bmp01.19.09512.07 kB
pilots.bmp10.05.05257.05 kB
pilots_L.bmp10.06.05257.05 kB
prop2_TBX.bmp10.25.081.00 MB
roue2.bmp03.06.0965.05 kB
s330_elevator.bmp03.22.09128.07 kB
s330_engines.bmp01.24.091.00 MB
s330_fuse.bmp03.23.09512.07 kB
s330_interiors.bmp02.01.09512.07 kB
s330_wings.bmp03.16.09512.07 kB
thumbnail.jpg03.23.095.99 kB
VCpanelL.bmp01.12.09512.07 kB
VCpanelR.bmp01.17.09512.07 kB
YOKEmap.bmp01.20.09128.07 kB
simobjects08.31.080 B
file_id.diz03.23.09319 B
Groundhandling07.17.080 B
Groundhandling503.26.080 B
GH01_Conversation1.wav10.26.03188.92 kB
GH02_Conversation2.wav10.29.0376.44 kB
GH03_Conversation3.wav11.04.0355.39 kB
GH04_Conversation4A.wav10.14.06114.56 kB
GH05_Conversation5.wav10.29.03134.51 kB
GH06_SoftClick.wav03.07.05551 B
GH07_Error.wav10.26.038.75 kB
GH08_PushbackRoll.wav05.11.0544.58 kB
GH09_Conversation4B.wav10.14.0667.76 kB
GH10_Attention.wav10.14.0621.57 kB
GH11_Brakes.wav11.06.0329.74 kB
Sound.ini03.20.07925 B
sound01.14.090 B
fx_turbo_exhaust.fx01.28.091.47 kB
Effects03.23.090 B
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B
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