Pilatus PC-7

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Pilatus PC-7
FGAddon
Pilatus PC-7.jpg
Type Civil aircraft, Military trainer aircraft
Configuration Low wing aircraft
Propulsion Piston aircraft, Single-engine aircraft
Manufacturer Pilatus aircraft
Author(s)
  • Erik Hofman
  • Petar Jedvaj
  • Ernest Teuscher
  • Based on David Culp's PC-7
FDM JSBSim
--aircraft= pc7
Status Early production
 FDM Stars-4.png
 Systems Stars-3.png
 Cockpit Stars-3.png
 Model Stars-5.png
Development
 Website The website for the Pilatus PC-7 developments.
 Repository The development repository of the Pilatus PC-7.
Download Download the Pilatus PC-7 aircraft package for the current stable release (2017.3).
License GPLv2+

The Pilatus PC-7 is a low-wing tandem-seat training aircraft, manufactured by Pilatus Aircraft of Switzerland.

Compatibility

  • FlightGear 1.9.1.: Loads and runs
  • FlightGear 2.0: Not Tested
  • FlightGear 2.4: Loads and runs
  • FlightGear 2.6: Not Tested

Development Status/Issues/Todo

Outside:

  • no pilot in cockpit visible
  • aircraft has no shadow
  • no aircraft light available
  • Instrument Panels Visible from Aircraft Outside
  • Improper Sounding (SIM's edition only; otherwise, no sound at all)
  • Propeller still "on and moving" when powered off

3D Cockpit:

  • no textures used
  • Improper Instruments

General:

  • engines can't be turned off
  • engine sound does not change when accelerating. This is common for turboprop engine though.
  • no hud available