HU-16B Albatross

HU-16B Albatross

HU-16B Albatross

The Grumman HU-16B Albatross is a twin-engine amphibious flying boat. First flown in 1949, the HU-16 underwent a number of modifications and improvements over its storied career that included service with dozens of nations in a variety of roles. The HU-16B features a 16-foot wing extension over the initial production variant and was a definitive model, seeing service primarily with the United States Air Force as a coastal search-and-rescue aircraft. In total, Grumman built 466 Albatrosses, some of which still fly today in private collections.

For FSX only

Features:

  • TWELVE unique high-definition texture sets, including custom specular maps and bump mapping in FSX. Optional weathered or 'factory-fresh' schemes for best-known variants.
  • SEVEN unique models, 16 selections in all. Three civilian variants included as well as two non-US military operators.
  1. 17166, 354th TFW, USAF
  2. 17166, 'Factory Fresh', 354th TFW, USAF
  3. 7240, Rhode Island, USCG
  4. 16279, CSAR, USAFR
  5. 137926, USN Mission to Peru, USN
  6. 17155, NAS Whidbey Island, USN
  7. 17155, 'Factory Fresh', NAS Whidbey Island, USN
  8. 10071, 53rd ARRS, USAF : 10071, 'Factory Fresh', 53rd ARRS, USAF
  9. 141262, USS Currituck, USN
  10. 141262, 'Factory Fresh', USS Currituck, USN
  11. N120FB, Chalk's Ocean Airways
  12. 60+07, SAR, Bundesmarine
  13. N43GL, 'Miss Nancy', Private
  14. N121FB, 'Billabong Clipper', Private
  15. 7177, Hellenic Air Force
  • Full FSX model with all FSX features (bump mapping, self-shadowing, bloom etc)
  • FSX model includes V-C self-shadowing (effect requires FSX SP2, Vista)
  • Authentic virtual cockpit with animations and mousable controls
  • Realistic VC night lighting, separate illumination for cockpit flood and instrument faces
  • Very high quality soundset by TSS
  • Very realistic crew figures, togglable
  • Opening cockpit and cabin hatches
  • Animated cowl flaps and prop pitch
  • Authentic flight dynamics, water landings possible
  • Includes REALGAUGE technology
  • Note - 2D panel is not provided, period radios are used as shift-2 popups
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Details
CODE DL-ALHU16ALB
COMPATIBILITY FSX ONLY
MEDIA INSTANT DOWNLOAD
SIZE (Mb) 214
PUBLISHER Virtavia
 
Normally: AUD $26.69
Our Price: AUD $25.89
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