The DC-9 is equipped with the Sperry SP-50 Automatic Flight Control System (AFCS), which is a gyroscopically controlled electromechanical system. The DC-9 is an old school aircraft and the autopilot installed in this aircraft is very much old school too. If you are used to flying with modern autopilots, you will find that this autopilot works a bit differently than the other autopilots you may be familiar with.
Following up on my recent article on the DC-9 Classic 2D panel, it's time to have a look at the DC-9 Classic virtual cockpit.
Just recently came across an article on the Internet that detailed the differences between the various DC-9 models, as well as the MD-80 series, the MD-90 and B717. I thought it was a very interesting article and I wanted to share it with you.
McPhat Studios previews a few screenshots of the next Ultra High Definition Texture (UHDT) release for the Super 80 Pro. The next release will feature the old Trans World Airlines livery. Just like the American Airlines livery, the TWA livery will be available as a free download. The screenshots shown here are WIP (work in progress) and may not fully depict the final product.
The long awaited Ultra High Definition Texture (UHDT) liveries from McPhat Studios are now out. The first livery made available by McPhat Studios is the American Airlines livery for the Super 80 Pro. The AA livery has been released as freeware, which means you can download it now free of charge from the McPhat Studios website.
McPhat Studios does it again! Another 100% free UHDT livery! This time McPhat Studios releases the old TWA livery for the Super 80 Pro. Just like the AA livery released last week, the TWA livery has been released as freeware. You can download it now free of charge from the McPhat Studios website.