Latest Update: 2022/06/27
The below log shows all updates for this product since release:
- Adjusted ground pitch attitude to be more nose-up and realistic
- Added Save/Load buttons to Weight And Balance popup. Click Save to save the current weights/fuel configuration to disk. When the plane is next opened it loads with default values, but click Load Configuration to load the weights you previously saved.
- Added start-up self-test to STEC 55 autopilot.
- Improved behaviour of popup menus in VR.
v1.8 - 2020/09/10
- Adjustments to flight dynamics for X-Plane 11.50's flight model
- Reduced wheel rolling coefficient of friction
- GTN 750 transponder code is no longer overwritten every frame.
- Updates to skunkcrafts ignorelist file
- Multiple updates to the manifest.json file
- Updated Plugin logic to SASL 3.8
- Adapted flight dynamics to comply with 11.40 updates.
- Added SkunkCrafts Updater support.
- Fixed rain effects
- Made sun visors transparent
- Added night lighting textures
- Fixed VOR1 instrument
- Fixed autopilot screen
- Changed cockpit texture to 4k for future tests
- Improved performance (FPS)
- Added new custom cockpit sounds (window, heating controls, HSI slaving switches, carb heat lever)
- Implemented circuit breaker logic
- Revised checklists
- Improved Librain plugin effects
- Updated manual to provide instructions for installing Librain plugin
- Wheel chocks can now be removed in VR mode for greater realism
- Added headphone jack and fade-in effects (click on PHONE socket on left main panel)
- Added VR magnet attach point for XPad
- Made spark plug fouling rate and Vapour lock configurable via manifest.json file.
- Hide Yoke system now responds to X-Plane's default command
- Optimised performance.
- Fixed case sensitivity issue for Linux
- Removed default wing condensation effects. (They're excessive by default).
- Support for rain effects (requires free 3rd party "librain" plugin)
- Improved VR support (VR pop-up support, cleaned up yoke, more supported knobs, etc.)
- Improved sounds and sound effects
- Upgraded to SASL 3.5.1, which now includes pop-out window support
- Compatibility with the latest RealityXP GTN 750 features
- Improved flight dynamics for XP11.30
- Separated out checklist into ‘manifest.json’ file, so it's now end-user editable
- Moved cockpit.obj file into ‘objects’ folder, for neater top directory
- Numerous optimisations and improvements
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