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ATC On Flight Sim 2002 - 'BOEING'  
User currently offlineLPL From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2001, 1055 posts, RR: 0
Posted (13 years 4 months 7 hours ago) and read 8301 times:

Does anyone elses ATC on Flight Sim 2002 call McDonnell Douglas MD80 a Boeing MD80? If so, why?

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User currently offlineCaptain.md-11 From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2001, 704 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (13 years 4 months 6 hours ago) and read 8274 times:

Simply because Boeing bought MD, so therefore in a number of cases MD aircraft are now called Boeing. I flew on a DL MD-11 this year and they called it a Boeing MD-11.

Twins,twins, everywhere.... but where are the three holers?
User currently offlineLPL From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2001, 1055 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (13 years 4 months 3 hours ago) and read 8244 times:

Thanks for that reply.


User currently offlineNorthStarDC4M From Canada, joined Apr 2000, 3154 posts, RR: 34
Reply 3, posted (13 years 4 months 2 hours ago) and read 8239 times:

Actually, you can have it say McDonnel douglas if you preffer

open the MD-80 aircraft cfg file...

replace this line:
with this one:

Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.
User currently offlineLPL From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2001, 1055 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (13 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 8197 times:

Thanks for your reply NorthStar

User currently offlineFlyboy36y From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 3039 posts, RR: 6
Reply 5, posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 1 day 14 hours ago) and read 8135 times:

If you want it to JUST say MD-80 (like in real life) your atc_type line should look like:


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