9V-SVE
Topic Author
Posts: 1953
Joined: Mon Nov 12, 2001 7:51 pm

Some FS Questions

Sat Jan 19, 2002 6:54 pm

1. How long on average does it take you to fly long hauls, lets say SIN-LHR or LHR-LAX or SYD-LAX.

2. I just finished a short flight from KUL-SIN (FS2000Pro). My plane was the only one in the airports. How can you make aircraft go around airports?
Is it available on in FS2002?
 
jwenting
Posts: 9973
Joined: Mon Apr 23, 2001 10:12 pm

RE: Some FS Questions

Sat Jan 19, 2002 7:17 pm

1) Depends on the distance... Flew London-Tokyo last week, which at 13 hours was the longest single flight I've ever done. Normally I don't do flights of more than 2-3 hours. If you have a realistic routing, the flight time should be more or less the same as the real thing.

2) In FS2002, you get groundtraffic as well as aircraft buzzing you all through the flight. Traffic type and density are dependent on the region where you're flying (and on time of day as well, you'll see less light aircraft at night for example).
I wish I were flying
 
9V-SVE
Topic Author
Posts: 1953
Joined: Mon Nov 12, 2001 7:51 pm

RE: Some FS Questions

Sat Jan 19, 2002 8:06 pm

How about traffic in FS2000?
 
jwenting
Posts: 9973
Joined: Mon Apr 23, 2001 10:12 pm

RE: Some FS Questions

Sun Jan 20, 2002 12:17 am

For that you need a 3rd party addon. Get FSTraffic from Lago (http://www.lagoonline.com). Commercialware, but well worth the money and considered one of the few addons that are essential to FS2000 (in fact, it has become almost expected that scenery designers include data for the program, it is that widespread).
I wish I were flying

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

Popular Searches On Airliners.net

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos