ELITE version 8.6 is the most recent edition of our family of professional-grade flight simulation software, allowing pilots of all levels of experience to exercise their flying skills using the power of the personal
computer for over two decades. With flight dynamics and aircraft functionality crafted to the highest fidelity, owners of the ELITE software can do anything from complete startup and shutdown procedures, fly different patterns or approaches, practice with normal or abnormal situations, or maintain
proficiency, in a completely controllable virtual environment with new 2011
Garmin GNS 430
**ELITE GNS 430 WAAS Control Module Required to Operate GNS 430 WAAS on screen display**
Developed in conjunction with RealityXP, our in-depth GNS 430 WAAS simulation emulates all of the real-life functions of the GNS 430 when used with our ELITE 430 module. Now you to learn, practice and brush up your GNS 430 skills in your own home or office without those tiring videos or boring training books, and you don’t have to pull your airplane out of the hangar; thus saving fuel, time and money. Version 8.6 includes a brand new 2011 data cycle, ensuring your ability to fly all of the newest WAAS approaches.
Bendix/King Silver Crown Plus™ Avionics
This highly popular Bendix/King radio stack offers the latest in convenience and advanced features. The NAV/COMs alone have integrated elapsed timers, CDI/OBS, and the ability to store a myriad of frequencies! The Silver Crown Plus™ is a new stack for a new generation.
Enhanced INOP Instrument Presentation
Partial panel work has never been more realistic! The Instrument INOP feature allows you to place a virtual instrument cover on a selected instrument or instruments. The covers are similar in appearance to the familiar rubber suction cup covers used for partial panel practice in traditional instrument training. The covers can be used independent of, or in conjunction with, specific malfunctions as desired.
McDonnell Douglas MD-81
ELITE was the first to introduce a professional PC-based airliner class simulation software. Greatly refined since its original development, one of the most widely-used families of jet aircraft, the MD-80, is now part of the mainstream ELITE fleet.
Please note, Aircraft Spruce's personnel are not certified aircraft mechanics and can only provide general support and ideas, which should not be relied upon or implemented in lieu of consulting an A&P or other qualified technician. Aircraft Spruce assumes no responsibility or liability for any issue or problem which may arise from any repair, modification or other work done from this knowledge base. Any product eligibility information provided here is based on general application guides and we recommend always referring to your specific aircraft parts manual, the parts manufacturer or consulting with a qualified mechanic.
No,the Elite premium V8.6 is only compatible with XP, Vista, or Windows 7.