Captain Sim 757 III for P3D V4, Update V1.1 Available Now

Captain Sim has released the long awaited version 1.1 update with regards to the developers Boeing 757 Captain III add-on for Prepar3D V4.  The update includes both hotfix 1 and hotfix 2 as well as numerous new features, improvements, and enhancements.  This comes shortly after Captain Sim released an updated product manual including software SDK documentation, see our post from May 29, 2018 to review.

Captain Sim Boeing 757 III Prepar3D V4 Updated to Version V1.1

Please see below for a complete description of the version 1.1 update as per the developer.

The 757 Captain III Base Pack version 1.1 is available which includes the Hotfix 1 and 2 and the following new features and enhancements:

– VNAV descend PTH to SPD switch and the A/T response to the switch.
– VNAV descend SPD-TRANS.
– VNAV descend SPD-RESTR.
– VNAV speed/Mach mismatch.
– The engine startup sound stutter.
– FMC “invalid entry” message for flaps 1.
– Engine ratings on the CDU info page.
– A couple of issues which may cause CTD on some systems.
– SID duplicate fixes entry.
– The reverse sleeve animation.
– The yoke column height.

New features:
– All-new P3D native EGPWS Terrain.
– The cockpit states real-time management via FMC.
– Company routes management via FMC.
– The 4-door configuration model (including the escape slides).
– An option to turn off the F/O’s CDU, ADI, HSI displays.
– ZFW on the Payload Page auto-update.
– An option to select less intense landing lights FX.
– Forward access door animation.
– E/E access door animation.
– External power hatch animation.
– Overflow valve animation.
– The main exit set to D2L.
– Separate selcall audio files for user customization.
– 80 knots, V1, Rotate, V2 callouts.
– Clickable VC CDU to call the 2D CDU panel.
– Brand new ACE.
– Engine auto-start option (Ctrl+E).
– An option to select the new Scimitar winglets.
– Options to select Intercept CRS or Abeam pts function in MOD RTE 1 LEGS page
– 2D ADI and HSI simicons.

– HSI readability.
– The roll MOI.
– The yoke shape.

Should I download and install the 1.1?
Only if you purchased the 757 Captain III before 20:36 UTC, 01 Jun ’18.

How can I get the 1.1?
1. Login to Your Profile.
2. Navigate: Product (757 Captain III) > Extended Download Service and download the 1.1 to any folder on your computer.
3. Make sure the P3D4 is not running.
4. Uninstall the 757 Captain III 1.0 (Start> Captain Sim> 757-2PW Uninstall).
5. If you had any free liveries installed, delete the …Prepar3D v4\SimObjects\Airplanes\CS_B757-200-III_PW2037\ and …\CS_B757-200-III_PW2040\ folders.
6. Double click the downloaded csy571_1100.exe file to install the 1.1.

If you get an antivirus alert please read this.

Well, there you have, head over and grab your update today!

To review applicable source reference material, click here.  If you’d like to learn more about the product, head over to the developers official product page.

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