ICARUSGOLD just sent us a news about his Preview for their next upcoming product for FSX only, the Northrop Gamma Sky chief.
This is the version of the Speed Record on 3-Jun-1933 Los Angeles to New York, 13 hrs, 27 min.
S/n 1, Gamma 2A, Texaco No. 11 "Sky Chief"
Engine: 14 cylinder, twin row Wright Whirlwind GR 1510, 785 hp @ 2,500 rpm at 8,000 feet, gearing 8:5,
Propeller: 10' 3" Hamilton three blade, fixed 31.5_ pitch.
Weight: Empty; 3,500 lbs.; Gross; 7,000 lbs.
Speed: Maximum, 248 mph @ 7,000 ft.; Cruising, 220 mph.
Range: 2,500 miles
First flown: December 3, 1932
Pilot: Frank Hawks. Record: Nonstop L.A. to N.Y., June 3 1933, 13 hrs. 27 min.
This new aircraft exclusively for FSX will be avaible in the next days at their website and here at Simnetwork Market.
you can check image at their photogallery or at this link
Photogallery Northrop Gamma
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