MD Helicopters MD 500 Defender for FSX1 reviews
- Media Format
- Immediate Download
- Microsoft Flight Simulator X
- File size
- 107 MB
This product is a MD Helicopter MD500 Defender. It is a highly detailed model that is made for Microsoft Flight Simulator X. It is a downloadable pack that will allow you to fly this helicopter in the game. It is not included in the original game and you will need to download it from here to get it.
It was a helicopter that was first built in 1963 for the army for use as an observational helicopter. They began to come up with newer and better models as the hears went and technology got better. Things like rockets and other armament were attached to the helicopter to make it more effective in battle. The downloadable pack available is 107 MB in size and it is available for immediate download.
This is only compatible with Microsoft Flight Simulator X and can not be used for any other game. This add on download features the 500D helicopter in line with four variations: military observational, military special forces attack and support, military SOAR personnel transport, and civilian passenger transport.
This pack also includes custom exterior and interior animations that allows your helicopter to look the way you want it. It has a fully clickable dynamic and virtual cockpit that is perfectly flyable from the VC. It has very realistic flight dynamics that will make it as real as possible as if you were actually flying the helicopter in real life.
This download uses the newest FSX graphics and looks simply amazing, as if you could not even tell it from a real life picture of a helicopter. Along with the different paint schemes it comes with a PDF manual that will teach you everything you need to know about flying this beautiful machine.
By downloading this media file you will be able to experience everything that the MD 500 defender has to offer and you will realize why it has been around for so many years and used for so many different applications.
Highly detailed and acurate model of the MD 500 Defender for Microsoft Flight Simulator X.
One of the world's most successful and useful light turbine helicopters, the Hughes/McDonnell Douglas/MD Helicopters 500 series began life as Hughes won the US Army observation helicopter contest with the YOH-6A Cayuse, which first flew in February 1963. The engineering and certification designation for all military and civil variants of this helicopter type is Hughes Model 369. It was offered in basic five and seven seat configurations.
In 1970 the 500C followed with a more powerful turboshaft. From 1976 deliveries were of the 500D, an improved version with again a more powerful engine, a T-tail, and new five blade main and optional four blade tail rotors. The 500D was followed by the 500E from 1982 with recontoured nose and various interior improvements including greater head and leg room.
From 1984, when McDonnell Douglas acquired Hughes Helicopters, the Hughes name disappeared and the 500E and 530F were built as the MD-500E and MD-530F Lifter. Military variants are marketed under the MD-500 Defender name.
This addon represents the 500D line with four variations
- Military observation
- Military Special Forces attack/support
- Military SOAR personel transport
- Civil passenger transport
- Custom exterior and interior animations
- Fully clickable dynamic virtual cockpit. Perfectly flyable from the VC.
- Realistic flight dynamics
- Uses the newest FSX graphic featuires
- Four variants with different paint schemes
- PDF manual
- Paint kit
"This to me is Nemeth's premier aircraft, and could easily be their flagship release. The dangling feet on the military models are just a small example of the quality throughout this aircraft. Tilt her left or right and you will see simple physics applied to their shifting bodies and dangling feet. Several different models and a great price. PERFECT for anyone wanting to simulate military operations, or for a very nice commuter helo. Get this package now if you don't have it. HIGHLY recommended. " - FlightSim
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Great Product and textures and paint schemes . Better then I imagine. I did have issues downloading but finally resolved the issues on my end.