Gotha Ho-229 Flying Wing

Gotha Ho-229 Flying Wing

Gotha Ho-229 Flying Wing

Had the Ho 229 made it into production it would have been the culmination of Luftwaffe technology and design. Featuring flying wing technology to reduce drag, two 30mm cannons, one of the first ejection seats, and a powerplant of two Junkers Jumo jet engines, the Ho 229 would have been unmatched in the skies over Europe. In fact, the Ho 229 was the only German aircraft to come close to Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring performance requirements of a payload of 1,000kg, a range of 1,000km, and top speed of 1,000km/h. Had the Luftwaffe been able to produce and utilize such power, one can theorize that the tides of the war would have been significantly different. In addition, there is also been much controversy regarding claims that the technology of the Ho 229 helped American researchers develop one of the most sophisticated aircraft of modern times, the B-2 Stealth bomber. Such claims whether true or not, only give another testament to this marvel of aeronautical achievement. SkyUnlimited has worked hard to replicate this marvel of aerial ingenuity for your personal enjoyment. You now can take to the skies in one of the most mysterious and deadly aircraft of WWII.

FEATURES

  • Full FSX model with self-shadows, specular maps, and bump maps
  • Highly detailed exterior model of the Gotha Ho229 by Kevin “Gibbage” Miller
  • Beautifully rendered Virtual Cockpits by Brandon Toomey that are animated and labeled
  • 8 stunning paint schemes featuring differently nationalities including a fictional Japanese version
  • "By the Book" flight dynamics built with the latest in airfile design technology by the acclaimed Jerry Beckwith
  • Highly Detailed Panel by Jesse Lambert
  • Machine gun effects by Rob Barendregt and Douglas Dawson, wingtip vortices effects, and contrail effects by Jesse Lambert
  • Custom Gauges by the acclaimed Michael Flahault
  • Custom Sound sets for these vintage jet engines.
  • Photoshop Templates for Repainting
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Details
CODE DL-GO229
COMPATIBILITY FS2004 ONLY
MEDIA INSTANT DOWNLOAD
SIZE (Mb) 111.6
PUBLISHER SkyUnlimited
 
Normally: AUD $32.95
Our Price: AUD $31.96
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