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One of Flight Simulator’s best selling expansions is now
available with the latest seasonal schedule update for Flight
- Over half a million realistic flights and over a million
General Aviation flights bring your AI traffic to life
- External software engine that routes traffic using realistic
flight plans, with less congestion and better traffic flow in
- Select any flight from any airline and then fly the route
yourself with flight plans for every airline flight exportable to
Flight1, Flag Mountain Software, AI Aardvark, The Fruit Stand
Flight Simulator Expansion
£29.99 / €39.95
Ultimate Traffic 2 is now boarding...
The Ultimate Traffic 2 2013 Edition brings the renowned frame
rate friendly Ultimate Traffic 2 package bang up to date with the
latest seasonal schedule included on the disc. Fly with real world
scheduled flights on real world airways.
There are over one million flight hours of commercial traffic
and a further two and a half million flight hours of general
aviation flights– with vast flexibility and customisation on
what you see and where. The detailed DX10 aircraft models give
unparalleled frame-rates compared to other packages and you can
even select a flight from the departure board and fly it yourself
if you want!
So now you don’t just have to watch out for traffic, you
can choose your slot and BE the traffic!
Summary of key features
Seasonal Schedule – Included on the disc is
a simple to install update so you are flying with the latest
available real-world schedule*.
550,000+ Real-Time Scheduled Flights - Ultimate
Traffic 2 will provide users over 550,000+ scheduled flights based
on real airline timetables. These schedules include International,
National, Regional, Commuter and even Air Cargo operators. The
flight schedules touch every corner of Flight Simulator X
1,300,000+ General Aviation Flights - Besides
commercial schedule flights, Ultimate Traffic 2 will provide users
over 1.3 million general aviation flights. These flights fly
between 6400 airports and log over 2.5 million flight hours each
100's of Airlines Worldwide - All that traffic
buzzing around the sky wouldn't be right if you did not support the
airlines that fly these scheduled routes. Ultimate Traffic 2
contains over 1600 aircraft repaints of various worldwide air
carriers, both big and small. The package contains over 90 aircraft
types to provide users with a wide variety of aircraft scenery that
adds a unique feel that is only second to you being outside a real
6000+ Airports with Traffic - Ultimate Traffic 2
provides users with AI traffic for over 6,000 airports. The end
result is an active airport environment, whether you are shooting
approaches on 28L at San Francisco International, or flying a
virtual load of food supplies to the upper reaches of Alaska.
Fully Featured Interface - The Ultimate Traffic 2
interface contains a rivet busting, cornucopia of options that
cannot be found anywhere else. The interface was made to handle the
needs of both novice users and power users by providing a whole
host of options and features.
Add-On Schedules - Create and manage custom add-on
schedules for Ultimate Traffic 2. Complete virtual airline
schedules can be created using Ultimate Traffic's proprietary tools
allowing Ultimate Traffic 2 to display these flights in FSX.
Airline / Airport Printable Timetables - Ultimate
Traffic 2 also provides users the ability to organize and print
timetables for any airline in the Ultimate Traffic 2 world. UT2 has
the ability to print airport-specific timetables of the AI traffic
that are included in the package. These printouts are designed to
resemble the timetables that you can find at your local airport,
for your favorite airline.
Flight Plan Assignments - Each airline flight in
Ultimate Traffic 2 uses a flight plan to navigate from the
departure airport to its destination airport. These flight plans
can also be customized. Assign any FSX style flight plan to a
flight using this feature.
Flight View Map - Create map views of anywhere on
the planet and view all traffic currently flying at that location.
Unique filters allow from all to very specific traffic to be
displayed. Simulation rate can be changed as well.
Status Board - View a live status board for any
airport that handles commercial traffic in Ultimate Traffic 2. View
departure and arrival boards for a unique look at traffic at the
Aircraft Tail Numbers / Parking Codes - Each
airline can have its own rule for generating a tail number. UT2
uses these rules to generate random tail numbers for each flight in
the database. Users can also manage and assign parking codes to any
VoxATC and Ideal Flight compatible – Use UT2
traffic models with VoxATC and Ideal Flight.
*Based on available schedule at time of release. Future updates
available from Flight1 for a small additional cost.
MICROSOFT FLIGHT SIMULATOR X (with SP2)
Windows – Windows XP or
Processor – 2.8 GHz
Memory – 2 Gb
Hard Drive – 5.15 GB
Video Card – 256 Mb