|Category: Other objects and vehicles||
|METAR fix. FlightGear v 2018.3.2 1.0|
As the NOAA METAR servers suddenly changed URL, this prevents FlightGear from receiving live METAR data.
The Zip file here contains a fix for use on Windows 64 bit versions of FlightGear 2018.3.2 ONLY !.
You can download FlightGear V2018.3.2 from HERE
Install FlightGear 2018.3.2 first.
Download and unzip the BIN folder from this download page..
Replace fgfs.exe in the BIN folder in your newly installed FlightGear 2018.3.2 folder with the fgfs.exe from the BIN folder from our zip file.
METAR should now be available.
|Heli Kit FG Stck configuration 1.0|
This is a configuration file for the Heli Kit, Helicopter Specific controls.
These commercial Helicopter Flight Sticks do require a minor alteration to work in Flightgear. Please see the related article HERE on how to make them work.
See the attached image file for the button configuration. NOTE, the Search light + Landing light functions are currently for the FGUK Lighting pack and should work with any aircraft with the pack fitted.
How to install the Config file :-
Unzip the file. Copy the HELI-KIT.xml file to:-
C: /Users / (your profile) / AppData / Roaming / flightgear.org / Input
The Configuration should now be available on the pull down menu of the Joystick Configuration screen in FlightGear.
|FGUK Payloads package 1.6|
This payloads package is designed to be used with cargo/transport type aircraft so you can add a visual payload.
All items are GPL.
Package version 1.6
Contains the following static models:-
Contains the followng AI :-
Parachutist - replacement for the standard parachutist. - Fully textured soldier model.
Some of the original models now also have texture mapping.
Unzip the package.
You should have a folder called fgukpayloads. Within that you will see the sub folders of the currently available items.
Place the "fgukpayloads" folder into your aircraft directory just like you do with any aircraft.
To use any items you need to include the path in your aircrafts files to the location of the items in the fgukpayloads folder.
|FGUK-weapons package 1.2|
This is a standard weapons package for use by FGUK aircraft ( or others ).
Package contains the following:-
Air - Air missiles?:-
AIM-9 - 2 version available
Air- Ground Missiles:-
Data for each weapon is contained within its XML file.
Extract the folder "FGUK-weapons" and place it in your main aircraft folder in Flight gear ( not within an actual aircrafts own folder ! ).
Using XML to position the weapons on your aircraft, the path should be something like:-
The "Dave Pack" is required for Dave Coulp's aircraft.
This has been updated to fix sound issues in FG 2.6+
HOW TO USE THE "DavePack"
Unzip the Archive and copy the folder called "DavePack" in to your aicraft directory of flight gear. If you use multiple aircraft folders in Flight Gear, the "DavePack" will need to be in the same aircraft directory as any of Dave Cupls aircraft.