Guess HU? Virtavia with back with another stunning warbird, the Grumman HU-16B Albatross for FSX: Steam EditionServing mainly as a search and rescue aircraft with the US Air Force, the Albatross is an amphibious flying boat which was first flown in 1949. Numerous alterations and improvements were made to the aircraft over its career, including a 16-foot wing extension as seen in the ?B? variant recreated for FSX: Steam Edition.
A total of 466 of the HU-16 series were built by Grumman.The FSX: Steam Edition version of this bird comes with 7 models (including three civilian variants) with 12 unique high-definition texture sets, including custom specular maps and bump mapping. Take this one out near a sea or ocean and test your water landing abilities!
Authentic virtual cockpit with animations and clickable controls
realistic virtual cockpit night lighting, separate illumination for cockpit flood and instrument faces
High-quality sound set by TSS
Realistic crew figures
opening cockpit and cabin hatches
animated cowl flaps and prop pitch
authentic flight dynamics, water landings possible
includes REALGAUGE technology
Please note 2D panel is not included, period radios are used as shift-2 popups
OS: Windows® XP Service Pack 2 or later
Processor: 2.0 Ghz or higher (single core)
Memory: 2 GB RAM
Graphics: DirectX®9 compliant video card or greater, 256 MB video RAM or higher, Shader Model 1.1 or higher (Laptop versions of these chipsets may work but are not supported. Updates to your video and sound card drivers may be required)
DirectX: Version 9.0c
Network: Broadband Internet connection
Sound Card: Direct X 9.0c compatible
Additional Notes: Broadband internet connection required for multiplayer features
Grumman HU-16B Albatross™ is a trademark of Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation and is used under license by RailSimulator.com Ltd T/A Dovetail Games.