Flight Factor A320 Ultimate Update (Beta): VR Support and More

By
Alex John
Thursday, February 7, 2019

Almost a fortnight ago, Flight Factor published a statement reassuring the community that their A320 Ultimate is still in development and that an update was already in private beta. Staying true to their words, two updates were published today. Details of what is included in versions 0.9.0 and 0.9.2 are listed below:

0.9.2
Fixes:

  • Fixed bug with blue spots on indicators and controls on MacOs
  • Removed sound fade-in after pause

Improvements:

  • Emergency crew oxygen system (controls, indications, stowage boxes and mask test)
  • Emergency passengers oxygen system (indicators and controls)

0.9.0
Fixes:

  • Fixed logic when outer tank is empty (caused bug in temperature value)
  • Fixes faults messages
  • Fixed default position of some switches according to real life position in that situation
  • MCDU: Fixed logic on INIT A with engine running (left right arrow now redirects to FUEL PRED PAGE)
  • MCDU: INIT A page is now available in flight; some changes in logic based on airborne/ground logic
  • MCDU: fixes in secondary flight plan init
  • MCDU: fixed logic of entering CRZ FLT LVL
  • MCDU: fixed appearing/disappearing of some messages and scratchpad clearing
  • MCDU: fixes in DIR-TO page (ABEAM / w/o ABEAM logic)
  • SD: Fixed Positioning of Status and added missing elements of clean STS Page
  • PFD: some cosmetic fixes
  • Changed MAX altitude to FL398 for flight plan
  • Fixed logo/wings lights
  • Various texture fixes

Improvements:

  • Added an alternative input system (FlightFactor standard)
  • Added VR compatibility with two modes
  • Added a dataref for each action in cockpit that can be both monitored and written
  • Added commands to ALL functions in the cockpit that can be used on hardware
  • Added Predictive GPS Page with basic input logic
  • Cockpit door locking system
  • Fade-in for sound when airplane initializing
  • Versions compatible states (no need to recreate states after airplane upgrade)
  • Updated service vehicles
  • Added lightening for overhead, FCU and EFIS knobs

The list was posted here by ramzzess. To update, re-run X-Updater with the beta option ticked to receive the update.

If you have modded the A320 Ultimate with audio, visual or other modifications, you should re--install these after updating.

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