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Friday, 29 March 2013

Delta Digest - Special L-1011 Issue

From Airchive.com:

Delta Digest © Airchive
This is the employee magazine “Delta Digest” coverage of the entry of the Lockheed L-1011 Tristar’s entry into service with the airline. Delta, along with TWA, were the launch customers for the Lockheed L-1011 Tristar. Delta went on to operate the world’s largest fleet of the Tri-Jet over the span of its operations from 1973 through 2001.

Thursday, 28 March 2013

Flight Simulation news

Just Flight released today their L-1011 product for FSX which is available in Download or Boxed edition. The featured model is the long range TriStar 500.

You can see more information here and also this preview video:


The additional Livery Pack contains (among others) the liveries of Air Luxor, Luzair and Yes.

Luzair © Just Flight

Air Luxor © Just Flight

Yes © Just Flight

If you prefer the longer version of the TriStar, it seems that Captain Sim is developing the L-1011-1 also for FSX.

L-1011-1 © Captain Sim

L-1011-1 © Captain Sim

The L-1011 is finally becoming popular in flight simulation!

Captain Sim: 1011 Captain

Tuesday, 19 March 2013

National Airline History Museum's new L-1011 simulator

The same guys that preserved an ex-TWA L-1011 (msn 193B-1066), recently took delivery of an old Delta L-1011 simulator.

L-1011 simulator © National Airline History Museum

This museum in Kansas City sure is the right place to visit for every L-1011 fan.