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    Posted: 01 Dec 2017 at 3:23pm
Martyn, any chance the developers of DC6, Comet, and Viscount will update them to run in v4 or are they dying off along with FSX? Actually an updated Comet would really be in order with fixes like smoke streams and contrails, higher resolution, etc. That vintage plane is exceptionally iconic and historic and yet still in the air with some variants. Can you advise if there is a path forward?

Greg in Chapel Hill
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PS: I met you at FlightSim in Connecticut this past summer, the pleasure was all mine.
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Hi Greg,

Good to hear from you again. It looks like FlightSimCon has moved to Dallas and FlightSimExpo has formed in Las Vegas. We should be attending at least the FlightSimExpo show so hopefully I'll get to meet plenty more of our loyal US customers then. 

We are still working through the long list of past products to see which of them are compatible with P3D v4. Those aircraft are quite likely to work in v4 with a few minor tweaks but we have no timeline at the moment.

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Originally posted by johnep johnep wrote:

That was a nice perk Martyn. Congratulations on your rise in the company.
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Thanks John. It's taken me a mere 11 years to rise from Tech Support to Development Manager Thumbs Up

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Originally posted by S1vannah S1vannah wrote:

Martyn, any chance the developers of DC6, Comet, and Viscount will update them to run in v4 or are they dying off along with FSX? Actually an updated Comet would really be in order with fixes like smoke streams and contrails, higher resolution, etc. That vintage plane is exceptionally iconic and historic and yet still in the air with some variants. Can you advise if there is a path forward?

Greg in Chapel Hill
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PS: I met you at FlightSim in Connecticut this past summer, the pleasure was all mine.

For what its worth I use the DC-6 in V4 all the time and it works very well, have not had any issues with it.  As for the others I have not tried them so I can't comment.
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