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The Constellation, with its beautiful curving lines and triple tails was a product of 1930s America and the headlong dash for superiority in wartime aviation technology. The aircraft embodies the power and the romance of the large piston-engined airliners of this period.

With 11 aircraft supplied in three model types and a complete Flight Engineer's station, radio station and Co-pilot's station, Constellation Professional is the ultimate Constellation package. Models inlcuded are the C-69 Military Transport Prototype, the C-69/L-049A, and the L-049A first production type.

A complete Virtual Cockpit is modelled and the flight model has been tested by real-world Constellation pilots. A replica of a typical cabin is included to provide a taste of what life was like aboard these great airliners.

Constellation Professional has been developed exclusively for FSX (SP2 & DX10 Preview compatible) and makes use of the all-new FSX graphics features to amazing effect.

Aircraft and liveries

C-69 Military Transport Prototype

  • Military Green
  • Later all-alloy finish

C-69/L-049A

  • Lockheed factory livery, pre-delivery (TWA striping on the tail)

L-049A First production type

  • BOAC 'Baltimore' British Overseas Airways
  • BOAC 'Baltimore' British Overseas Airways - with Speed Pack
  • TWA - Trans World Airlines
  • TWA - Trans World Airlines - with Speed Pack
  • PAN AM - 'American Clipper' Pan American World Airways
  • PAN AM - 'American Clipper' Pan American World Airways - with Speed Pack
  • AOA - American Overseas Airlines
  • AOA - American Overseas Airlines - with Speed Pack

Virtual cockpit

This fully functional and detailed Virtual Cockpit has it all!

  • 'Liqui-smooth' gauges
  • All controls such as fuel dump levers, trim controls, autopilot gear and nose-wheel steering wheel (where employed)
  • Complete Flight Engineer's station, radio station and Co-pilot's station with fully functional equipment and gauges, detail animations including outer, middle and inner marker arrays, course deviation meters, prop feathering gear and prop reversers on the throttles.

It is intended that the aircraft be flown from the Virtual Cockpit but a set of pop-up gauges is available in 2D mode, mostly to aid with navigation (VOR, ADF and 'flying six' gauges, radio stack etc.)  

FSX graphics features

Constellation Professional has been developed exclusively for FSX (SP2 & DX10 Preview compatible) and uses the all-new FSX graphics features to amazing effect

  • External cast shadow effects and dynamic self-shadowing on aircraft
  • Normal (bump) mapping creating extremely realistic airframe skin
  • Specular material effects replicate the signature metal airframes
  • High definition DDS textures that are frame-rate friendly

Numerous custom animations

  • Fully animated exterior models with correct operation 'Fowler' type flaps
  • Highly detailed undercarriage
  • Working fuel dump
  • Windshield wipers (operated from the Virtual Cockpit)
  • Engine cowl flaps
  • Animated extending ground boarding stairs truck
  • CGI style modelled stewardess figure greeting you at the boarding door (L049A civilian model only) and animated pilots
  • All models feature a selectable ground crew member to watch over you starting the engines, along with wheel chocks and fire extinguisher
  • Steerable nose wheels (castoring and power-operated types where used)
  • Opening main door with an appropriately period detailed passenger cabin interior
  • Opening cockpit crew door

Effects and details

  • Bump maps, reflections and accurate texture schemes
    Engine start effects
    Landing and taxi lights
    Glazed windows with interior detail visible
    Night textures for lighting effects
    Interior cabin lighting at night

You want smoke? Just start up the engines and you will see clouds of it, along with flames from the exhausts! Under high power you can see the exhaust flames as well as the expected black exhaust trail as you power though the skies.

If you have to dump fuel watch as it discharges through the wing vents into the sky.  

Custom sounds

Full custom sound pack along with the distinctive Constellation brake squeal! 

Cabin interior

To complete the period effect there is an appropriate period cabin interior, complete with animated passenger (L049A civilian model only).  

Pro Paint pack

The Pro Paint pack contains texture files with registration marks and other aids for correct placement and alignment of textures. Some experience with Adobe Photoshop is assumed and recommended. A flyable 'Paintshop' model is supplied for use in Flight Simulator for testing user-created schemes. This model is exterior only and is designed specifically as a painters' aid.

System Requirements

  • Flight Simulator X (SP2 and DX10 preview compatible)
  • 2.5GHz PC or any Dual Core
  • 512Mb RAM
  • 128Mb 3D graphics card
  • Windows XP/Vista/7
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David
*Verifizierter Produkt Benutzer*
06.12.2021
The Connie is forever a golden classic. Some of the visuals are a little dated, but not terrible and it’s priced accordingly. If you’re a collector or just want something iconic this is a must have! Only 7 actual different liveries and you have to buy add ons if you want more, but honestly it’s lol worth it. The sounds are spectacular! The engines really rumble and give a satisfying sense of power.
The breaks squeal when used just like the real things.
The planes fly a little mushy but relatively fast. More than anything this plane looks like no other and screams class. The one passenger cam view does show off how elegant air travel once was. Spacious seating that give the impression of a high class picnic in the sky with plush seating and decadent detailing. Not like modern air travel where seating is typically a experiment in body packing as many as possible rather than a pleasant experience that it once was. Problem though, the cabin camera doesn’t pan around like say a cockpit view does. You can use combo key commands to move forward, backward, up, down, right and left in a very cumbersome manner. No free panning around and it’s a bit annoying.
Night lighting is very nice, but I can’t get the taxi lights to work.
All in all it’s a great plane, at a really good price that is a nice flyer.
Based on use with FSX Steam. 3.3ghz i7 16GB ram, Intel UHD 630 integrated GPU 128MB dedicated Video memory.
Bernd
*Verifizierter Produkt Benutzer*
22.12.2010
I love the Connie and have used for some time now the freeware version, which is pretty good. I bought this product because I was looking for a better quality VC. The product's sound and flight dynamics equal the ones of the freeware version, the outside textures are better with this product. But the VC is a clear disappointment for a 20,- Euro product. It's not much better than on the freeware version. Of course the added goodies such as a waiting stewardess etc are nice, but at the end, I want to fly that thing and enjoy a superior VC, which is just not there. So, all in all, I would not buy it again. I also find the prices for added paints a bit steep. Of course you get a lot of new ailines this way, but you mostly want just one or two of them. In my case I just wanted the Lufthansa paint and wasn't interested in the other ones. And I ended up paying 8,- Euro for it. My mistake, I know :-(
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  • Flight Simulator X (SP2 and DX10 preview compatible)
  • 2.5GHz PC or any Dual Core
  • 512Mb RAM
  • 128Mb 3D graphics card
  • Windows XP/Vista/7
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RKAPPS - FSREALISTIC PRO MSFS
Jannik
Leider gibt es ein Problem mit dem Zoom. Der Zoom im Cockpit friert leider ein oder mehrmals ein pro Flug. Man muss also das Programm schließen und neustarten. Das frustiert. Trotz einigen Updates wurde das Problem nicht behoben. Seit einiger Zeit kommen auch keine Updates mehr. Zu diesem Zeitpunkt kann ich das Programm nur sehr eingeschränkt empfehlen.
TEGA AIRPORTS - MONTICHIARI AIRPORT LIPO MSFS
Rudolf
Eigentlich sehr schön, ABER: Alle Parking Positions sind isolated, ILS orphan... d.h. GSX, AIG, AI usw. Alles nicht möglich, da keine Verbindungen zwischen den Taxiways und Parkpositionen. Enttäuschend bei toller Optik. AFCAD nachliefern, dann 5 Sterne
SIMBREEZE - HURGHADA HEGN MSFS
Bastjan Alan James
Ich bin ehrlich gesagt absolut enttäuscht von diesem Addon! Ich habe diese Szenerie bereits für P3DV5 gekauft gehabt und bin daher mit der Umsetzung im MSFS absolut nicht zufrieden. Wer die Szenerie aus dem P3D kennt, weiß dass das Terminal aufwendig und schön modelliert wurde. Im MSFS erwartet einen schlichtweg nur eine Fotomodellierun-
g des Terminals und auch der Peer. Es fehlt das VDGS komplett. Ebenso wurde der Parkplatz vor dem Terminal absolut schlampig modelliert, die Auffahrtsstraße endet einfach auf einer Grasfläche, sehr unschön! So ist es die knapp 12€ Upgrade Preis nicht wert! Das kenn ich anders von Simbreeze…
FABIO MERLO - FLIGHTCONTROLREPLAY PRO 4.5 MSFS P3D FSX
Dieter
Funktioniert einwandfrei und ist sehr einfach in der Bedienung
PROJECT STRATOSPHERE - B747-8F WORLD CARGO LIVERY PACK MSFS
Horst
Leider entsprechen alle CARGO Lackierungen NICHT der 747-8F wie im Titel angegeben. Die Maschine sind immer die 747-8i (also die Passagierversio-
n mit langem Oberdeck). SCHADE!
TABURET - CANARY ISLANDS 5 M DEM MSFS
Patrick
Hatte es zum Glück kostenlos als Upgrade erhalten, da ich die Mesh von Hawaii schon hatte. Hatte es mit vielen Flugzeugen ausprobiert und immer wieder beinahe CTD´s. Hatte es dann wieder deinstalliert, und schwupps waren die Probleme verschwunden. V-
ielleicht gibt es bald ein Update vom Entwickler, sodass es dann wieder voll und ganz verschwenden kann. Die anderen Payware Addons zum Terrain sind mir leider zu teuer, wo auch farblich viel angepasst wurde.
PREALSOFT - TUNIS CARTHAGE AIRPORT DTTA MSFS
Jürgen
Leider nur 4 Sterne,die Umsetzung ist eigentlich voll ok..doch dann dieser Fauxpas... der orig. Tower von DTTA steht mitten im Standard Tower vom MSFS. Das kann doch wohl nicht einfach so übersehen,oder?
SIMBREEZE - HURGHADA HEGN MSFS
Tobias
Von der Auflösung und Qualität nichts Besonderes, muss man leider sagen. Dafür ist der Preis deutlich zu hoch.
JUSTSIM - GIRONA COSTA-BRAVA LEGE FSX P3D
Roland
Keine Rezension::: E-
ine Bitte wenn das JUST FLIGHT liest bitte den Airport für den MSFS bitte machen!!! No review::: A request if the JUST FLIGHT reads please do the airport for the MSFS please!!!
SWISSMILSIM - DE HAVILLAND VAMPIRE DH-100 MSFS
Berger
Sehr schönes Flugzeug. Einzig mit der Schubregelung ist was noch nicht iO.
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