Aerosoft Antonov An-2, Product Update

Aerosoft has released a major product update (V1.1.0.0) for the Antonov An-2 by OctopusG and Alexander Metzger. The update is applicable to Prepar3D V4 only and features a number of fixes, additions, and general improvements to the existing aircraft build.

Please see below for a list of changes.


  • Implemented aircraft global condition; each airplane with unique board number will have own persistent condition of its engine, fuel system, electric system, lighting system, gauges, switches, etc.
  • Improved engine simulation: a water in a fuel and a metal chip in the oil will affect the engine’s work
  • Cold start will cause engine power loss
  • Fixed engine startup if the magnetos has been switched off
  • Fixed assertion in the fuel tank selector
  • Fixed crash after several flight restarts
  • Fixed the sound of the starter when the battery became discharged during spinning of the flywheel
  • Improved radio logic – increased stability
  • Starter switch will stick to “clutch” position to help a pilot to engage magnetos by mouse to start engine more authentically
  • added lamp that signalize when the passenger door is opened
  • Tuned engine startup probability in cold weather conditions
  • Added sound for oil cowl
  • Added cargo door logic
  • Added maintenance panel (shift-2) to maintain engine/fuel/electric/lighting systems
  • Improved support of LINDA
  • Implemented simulation of CHT
  • Implemented heater to start engine in cold conditions
  • Reduced lag of the manifold pressure reading
  • Improved slats behavior
  • Added a flying pet to the cockpit
  • Added military version of An-2 and VKS livery
  • New Aeroflot livery USSR-92962
  • Modelled passenger cabin
  • Modelled carho cabin
  • More authentic cockpit of SP-ASR
  • Partially implemented ICOM IC-A210 for SP-ASR cockpit


To read the complete update announcement, see the source post via the Aerosoft news blog. Alternatively, for more information about the Antonov An-2 by OctopusG and Alexander Metzger, visit the product sales page via Aerosoft.

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