[jhb_airlines] Re: IVAO

  • From: "Mike Brook" <mike.brook@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 26 Aug 2007 15:30:05 +0100

Good scheme. I'll try and fit in with the majority view up until
Thursday midnight at the latest - we're off to stomp the hills in
Northern Italy again really early in the morning of Sat 1st, back on
the 15th, so will be off-line between those dates ...


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> Sent: Sunday, August 26, 2007 3:10 PM
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> Subject: [jhb_airlines] IVAO
> I'll be online for a couple of hours for testing.
> The session last night was quiet until both Mike's turned up. 
> We had time to run some tests and these proved very 
> enlightening. Mike Lucas was using my EGNS scenery with an 
> airfield altitude of 33ft and Mike Brook was using UK2000 
> scenery with airfield height of 58ft. Despite this variation 
> in airfield elevation both aircraft saw each other correctly 
> sitting on the ground. The floating aircraft syndrome that 
> plagued PCI seems to be resolved in IVAO.
> Both pilots also saw each other in the correct aircraft types 
> (as filed in the flight plan). The third PCI annoyance of lag 
> also seems to be absent in IVAO.
> These are strong indications of a superior simulation and, as 
> Mike said last night, this would have made a huge difference 
> to our flyin at Woburn some months back. To eliminate lag 
> alone would have made that session really good fun.
> What I would like to do is organise a session at Ronaldsway 
> with as many JHB aircraft as possible. This would test the 
> session nicely and we could see if any problems arise from 
> this. The big question is whether pilots have a spare evening 
> free in addition to Wednesday night so we can run the test.
> The UK night on IVAO is normally each Tuesday - is anyone 
> free this week for a run?
> bones
> bones@xxxxxxx
> http://fsaviation.net

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