Sky Simulations MD-11 V2.0, Released

Sky Simulations has released version 2.0 with respect to the developers McDonnell Douglas MD-11.  Although previously released for 32-bit platforms, the latest product upgrade features a complete redesign and brings the aircraft up to 64-bit standards.  Keep in mind, today’s release is considered a brand new product and is therefore a paid upgrade – current compatibility now includes FSX, FSX SE, Prepar3D V2/3/4.

Check out some release images below.

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Next, see a complete product features list according to the developer.

TOTALLY REDESIGNED AIRCRAFT

TOTALLY NEW SYSTEMS

MULTI-PLATFORM SUPPORT
FSX
FSX STEAM EDITION
Prepar3D V2 and 3
Prepar3D V4

-AIRCRAFT

  • State of the art replica of the aircraft.
  • Two different engine variants GE CF6-80 and PW PW4460, both in passenger and cargo versions.
  • NEW Bump and Specular maps.
  • NEW! FUSELAGE.
  • NEW! WINGS.
  • NEW! ENGINES.
  • NEW! DYNAMIC FLEXIBLE WINGS.
  • NEW! LANDING GEARS.
  • REDESIGNED CARGO BAYS.
  • NEW HIGH RESOLUTION TEXTURES.
  • NEW 3D Fan Blades.
  • Fully operational 3-positions landing lights (retracted, extended off and extended on).
  • Every detail of the aircraft is modeled accurately and does not affect the frame rates.
  • Ground power unit (GPU).
  • 3D modeled PITOTs, Static probe, Static ports.
  • Moving wipers (2 Speeds).
  • Accurately modeled and Animated thrust reversers.

-GROUND MODE

  • GPU interacts with the aircraft systems.
  • Animated Ground personnel.
  • Catering Truck, Stairs Truck and Cargo Loaders.

-MAINTENANCE MODE

  • Engines, Landing gear Doors and Weather Radar.

-FLIGHT DYNAMICS

  • Flight Dynamics tested by real airline pilots and performance based in many real-world comparisons.
  • Fully reliable in flight manuals, performance and climb.
  • Perfectly simulated weight and Balance in accordance with the weight and Balance Manual.

-VIRTUAL COCKPIT

  • Totally new Virtual cockpit!!
  • NEW! 3D INSTRUMENTS.
  • NEW! VC NEW LIGHTING EFFECTS.
  • NEW! HIGH-RES PHOTO REALISTIC-BAKED TEXTURES.
  • NEW! Cockpit instrument backlight.
  • NEW! Cockpit Flood Lighting.
  • Highly detailed Virtual cockpit fully operational and animated.
  • Captain and First Officer windows, accurately modeled and animated with their mechanisms.
  • Every switch, handle,screw, bolt or Knob are modeled in 3D.
  • Animated Main/Service exit doors and cargo bay doors.
  • transparent and Reflective windows.
  • Clickable and movable Sun screens.
  • Hundreds of animations, almost every part of the VC that could move, will do!!!

-SOUNDS

  • NEW! Engine Sounds updated and improved.
  • Complete Engine sound package, recorded during engine run test, outside and inside the aircraft.

-AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS COMPLETELY REPROGRAMMED!!!!

  • All systems with AUTO and Manual Mode.

-AIR CONDITIONING AND PRESSURIZATION.

  • Fully simulated air conditioning system.
  • Cabin and cabin temperature control.
  • Fully simulated pressurization system

-FMS

  • Operational Flight Management Computer FMC

-FUEL

  • Fully operational fuel system.

-ELECTRICAL

  • Fully simulated Electrical system, AC and DC systems.
  • Completely operational APU and Ground power unit.

-HYDRAULIC SYSTEM

  • Fully simulated hydraulic system.
  • Interacts with the aircraft control surfaces and its components depending on the existing pressure.

-MISCELLANEOUS

  • GPWS, warning and Caution sounds.
  • Virtual Copilot Sounds.
  • Takeoff configuration and warnings sounds.
  • Flight operations manual.
  • step by step tutorial manual.

To learn more, review additional screenshots, or to purchase, visit the product sales page via simMarket.  As of the time of this writing, the aircraft is priced at €41.99 EUR – those who purchased via simMarket within the preceding 12 months are entitled to a special upgrade price of €31.99 EUR.

*Images courtesy of Sky Simulations.

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