Title: How to Fly the Aerosoft A318/A319 Professional in P3Dv4
If you are looking for a realistic and immersive flight simulation experience, you might want to check out the Aerosoft A318/A319 Professional add-on for Prepar3D v4 (P3Dv4). This add-on simulates the Airbus A318 and A319 aircraft, which are among the most common and versatile airliners in the world. In this article, we will show you how to install, set up and fly these aircraft in P3Dv4.
Installation and Setup
To install the Aerosoft A318/A319 Professional add-on, you need to purchase and download it from the Aerosoft website[^4^] [^5^]. You can choose between a download or a boxed version. The download version is about 1.2 GB in size and requires an internet connection for activation. The boxed version comes with a DVD and a printed manual.
After downloading or inserting the DVD, run the installer and follow the instructions on the screen. You will need to enter your email address and serial number to activate the product. The installer will automatically detect your P3Dv4 installation folder and copy the files there. You can also choose to install additional liveries, documents and tools.
Once the installation is complete, you can launch P3Dv4 and select one of the Aerosoft A318/A319 Professional aircraft from the vehicle menu. You will find four models: A318 CFM, A318 IAE, A319 CFM and A319 IAE. Each model has different engine types and performance characteristics. You can also choose from various liveries of real-world airlines.
Flying the Aircraft
The Aerosoft A318/A319 Professional add-on features a highly detailed and realistic cockpit that replicates the real aircraft as closely as possible. You will find all the instruments, switches, knobs and displays that you would expect in a modern airliner. The cockpit is fully functional and interactive, allowing you to control every aspect of the aircraft systems.
The add-on also includes a semi-intelligent co-pilot that can assist you in your flights and run checklists and flows with you. You can communicate with the co-pilot using voice commands or keyboard inputs. The co-pilot can handle tasks such as setting up the aircraft, tuning radios, managing autopilot, performing checklists and more.
To fly the aircraft, you need to follow the standard procedures of an Airbus pilot. You need to set up the aircraft according to your flight plan, program the flight management system (FMS), perform pre-flight checks, start the engines, taxi to the runway, take off, climb, cruise, descend, land and park. You can use the included manuals and tutorials to learn how to do these steps correctly.
The add-on also simulates various aspects of flying such as weather effects, dynamic lighting, sound effects, animations, ground objects and more. You can adjust these settings according to your preferences and system performance. The add-on is designed to be compatible with other P3Dv4 add-ons such as scenery, weather engines, traffic and more.
The Aerosoft A318/A319 Professional add-on is a great choice for anyone who wants to fly these popular Airbus aircraft in P3Dv4. It offers a high level of realism, immersion and functionality that will challenge and satisfy any flight simulation enthusiast. You can purchase and download it from the Aerosoft website for â60.45 (incl. VAT) or $59.99 (excl. VAT). ec8f644aee