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DBSim Releases Yak-40

Posted on Tue, 20 Sep 2011 14:23:34 GMT

DBS Studio and Simlandmark present Yak-40 aircraft for Flight Simulator X.  The Yakovlev Yak-40 is a small commercial passenger aircraft built in the Soviet Union.  It first took flight in 1966 with it's primary user being Aeroflot.

Yakolev Yak-40 in flight.

Yakolev Yak-40 in flight.

Product features

  • Advanced native FSX models, separate 'salon (VIP)' version included.
  • Optimized DDS bitmaps, Volga-Dnepr Airlines and State Transport Company - Rossiya - livery sets included.
  • Extended set of the animations based on the custom XML code.
  • Custom FX to simulate engine's smoke is visible for certain conditions.
  • Night light maps to simulate cabin lighting.
  • Advanced flight model based on the actual Yak-40 data, the FM file is created from scratch according to Flight Model SDK.
  • Full compatibility with existing (FS2004/FSX) livery bitmaps.
  • Panel presents authentic Russian "Classic Age" aircraft environment, combined with easy of using pilot's operations, such as fast start, easy takeoff, easy flight, easy landing.
  • Aircraft has metric measurement system, where altitude in meters, airspeed in kilometers per hour and pressure in kilograms on sm2 (or millimeters of mercury).

Cockpit of Yak-40.

Cockpit of Yak-40.

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Ian Stephens

Ian Stephens

Ian Stephens is a flight simulation industry expert with over 20 years of experience and also has a keen interest in aviation and technology.  Ian spends a lot of his time experimenting with various simulator packages but has a love for Microsoft Flight Simulator X because of the huge selection of add-ons available.  However, Ian also has copies of Prepar3D and X-Plane installed. 

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RuSVTue, 17 Jul 2012 09:24:23 GMT

None of the Yak-40 between 1966 and 1981 had no cockpits in this color. wbr RuSV

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