Michael Wilson’s L-1011 Tristar released !
Hello simmers !
Michael Wilson’s Tristar is now ready to fly, 2 years after the first release !
Both -150 & -500 are included.
Im happy to announce the release of the 11x L-1011 Tristars. This major upgrade utilizes 11x capabilities such as PBR metal and also many other improvements over the 10x Tristars.
Both flight models have been flight tested by retired L-1011 pilot Andre Poirier.
Mouse clicking now uses manipulators as opposed to the 10x version which had hard to click regions.
All instruments have now been modeled in 3D.
DLC (Direct Lift Control) plugin included to model this unique feature of this plane. (for windows only).
Improved engine sound using plugin.
4096 x 4096 textures are used to produce the highest possible texture clarity.
Detailed normal mapping.
Engine textures completely redone, with metal parts using PBR metal.
PBR reflective metal for:
Belly on the -150
Top for eastern fuselage
Wings, elevators, engines
Detailed flight manual included
Unique complex elevator animation, the Tristar has very unusual elevators that move similar to the F-18 but nose up includes the rear part moving upwards.
8 liveries for the 500 version
Euro Atlantic, Air Lanka, ATA, BWIA, Pan Am, Saudi, A?ir Transat
5 liveries for the 150 version
Eastern, Air Transat, Calidonian, Delta, TWA
PSD Paint Kit included so you can create your own paint schemes. PSD files can also be opened by GIMP.
9 view presets included to reach easily flight engineer panel, navigational panels, radio, overhead
X-Plane 11 standard 3D FMC with 2D pop-up window
2D X-FMC (provided separately)
3D CIVA with 2D pop-up window (provided separately), to navigate like the early days before GPS was available
Standard VOR-NDB navigation
Radio stack with Com 1/2 Nav 1/2 and ADF 1/2
Complete checklist provided to replicate a cold and dark starting procedure
Animated escape hatch
Engineers panel is currently for eye candy only, this is planned for a future update.
It costs 25$, avalaible here.