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Douglas A-4 Skyhawk

974 bytes removed, 12:56, 21 July 2016
Aircraft help: Switch to the new "keytable" class.
{{Mergefrom:{{PAGENAME}}/info}}The '''Douglas A-4 Skyhawk''' is a [[Howto: Carrier|carrier]]-capable attack [[aircraft#Carrier-borne aircraft|aircraft]] designed for the United States Navy. The delta wing Skyhawk, powered by a single turbojet, was designed and produced by Douglas Aircraft Company (later [[McDonnell Douglas]] and finally [[Boeing]]). The initial designation was A4D under the Navy's designation system, and A-4F 4 Skyhawk Operations Manual}}after 1962.
== Aircraft help ==
{{Main article|A-4F Skyhawk Operations Manual}}
 {{infobox Aircraft|image class=Douglas_A4.jpg"keytable"! Key! Function|name =Douglas A4-|type =Military aircraft{{key press|Shift|C}}|fdm =Catapult launch command|status =early-production|authors =Lewis Magruder, Dean Baunton, Jim Wilson, Andy Ross, Vivian Meazza{{key press|Shift|L}}|fgname = <tt>a4f, a4, a4Carrier launch-uiuc</tt>bar engage|download = http://www.flightgear.org/Downloads/aircraft/#a4-| {{key press|O}} / {{key press|Shift|O}}| Hook up/downDouglas A|-4 Skyhawk is available for FG v1.0.0. Designation after 1962 was A-4 Skyhawk, changed from A4D under the Navy's designation system. Developed by Douglas aircraft later managed by McDonnell Douglas and finally Boeing. | {{key press|Ctrl|B}}| Toggle airbrakes  a4f: Douglas A4F Skyhawk (YASim) a4: Douglas A4 Skyhawk (YASim) a4-uiuc: A4D (A|-4C) Skyhawk attack aircraft (UIUC aero model)     | {{key press|Ctrl|K}}|__TOC__Toggle spoilers
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== Development status/Issues/Todo ==
=== Outside:===* No cockpit light at night visible* No aircraft light available* No jetstream visible
* cockpit instruments can be seen through aircraft hull=== 3D Cockpit ===* pilot is not solid* flaps are not solid* flaps are animated, but the shape of the wing does not change when flaps are extended. This means we have 2 flaps. One that is animated and another one that is not animated.* rudder, ailerons and pitch elevator are not animated* no No cockpit light at night visible* no aircraft light available* aircraft has no wheel well area for the landing gears* no jetstream visible* nozzle do not change shape when changing thrust* there are no flaps when using reverse thrust
3d Cockpit:=== General ===* Engine sound in cockpit does not differ from outside engine sound* Engines can't be turned off
* no cockpit light at night available
* no rudder/stick control in 3d cockpit available
* no ruder control pedals available
* no switches and leverls available
* no elevator trim control available
* brake signal light does not light when pressing the brake key
* cockpit instruments look flat, they don't have a 3d look.
* cockpit is not textured
* no pilot present in 3d cockpit
* cockpit window has no windscreen wipers
 
General:
 
* engine sound in cockpit does not differ from outside engine sound
* engines can't be turned off
* no hud available
* aircraft is not set on the correct elevation when starting flightsgear (gears are approximately 0.40 m below the ground)
 
== External links ==
== Related content ==
* [[A-4F Skyhawk Operations Manual]]
=== Related lists ===
* [[Aircraft]]
* [[Aircraft Todo]]
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