Aerosoft's - Dornier Do-27 FSX 1.0 is an add-on aircraft for Microsoft flight simulator X. This add-on features two variants, i.e. A 1 and B 1. There are six different aircrafts with different equipments, exhausts, panels, tires and lightings. The standard animation includes control surfaces, cowl flap, wheels, elevator trims etc.
All the control surfaces can be fixed. The elevator vibrates during the engine start. It has a detailed Lycoming GO-480 B1A6 engine. The engine startup features a new propeller animation for slow revolutions. There are different panel layouts and additionally defined FSX cameras. The add-on features a circuit breaker that functions automatically. The virtual cockpit and systems have functions such as damage, oil leaks, etc. for malfunction or hard landings. Damages can occur due to high RPM, low RPM, fast RPM changes, low pressure, low oil level, fires, high temperatures etc. There are several other factors that can lead to damages such as propeller can get damaged, engine loses power, cold engine can go out, etc. The doors can be locked or unlocked and dumped separately. All the ventilation functions in the add-on are functional.
Dornier Do-27 FSX lets the user to feel the realistic experience of flying a Cheyenne. It has extensive controls and functions. The flight dynamics are also accurate along with extensive help to fly the aircraft.
- Realistic performance and damages
- Understanding the Cockpit variants requires a bit of expertise