Carenado C182Q Skylane II

Compatibility: Flight Simulator X

It's time to fly! The General Aviation experts at Carenado have carefully developed this aircraft for FSX to exploit the capabilities of the host simulator to the maximum in super high-quality detail which will satisfy even the most demanding private pilot's needs.
Featuring an accurate virtual cockpit with realistic instruments, superb exterior modelling and exacting flight dynamics, this aircraft represents GA perfection!
Supplied in several liveries and complete with realistic animations,superb 2D panels and a helpful PDF manual, all this aircraft needs now is its pilot!

General features

  • Exclusively developed for FSX and employs the new FSX features!
  • 9 variations with 4 different models: Without Pant (spat) Wheels. With Pant Wheels (WP). Without nose gear pant (WFP) and Long Range Version
  • Based on 1978 standard and long range versions with IFR certification
  • High quality internal and external textures
  • Window reflections
  • Full 3D modelled pilot figure with animations of head, legs and arms in the external view
  • Real Propeller effects
  • Detailed items are modeled - Pitot pressure chamber, antennas, chocks, fuel caps, pitot tube cover, control lock, baggage area
  • Interactive virtual cockpit
  • Custom panel and gauges - built-in Zoom Gauges and digital readout features, realistic light effects on gauges, night light effects on panel
  • Panel Manager keypad window for managing pop-up panel windows
  • Four PDF manuals
  • Realistic aircraft performance based on real aircraft information and pilot observations

Fully animated parts

  • Adjustable pilot's seat in VC
  • Ailerons
  • Elevators
  • Rudders
  • Flaps
  • Trim tab
  • Cowl Flaps
  • Rotating wheels
  • Operating doors
  • Full 3D modelled pilot figure with animations of head, and arms in the external view

Texture details

The aircraft has been specifically developed for FSX only and uses all the new features FSX allows:

  • Cast shadows on VC.
  • External dynamic cast shadows
  • Dynamic shadows
  • Normal mapping
  • Specular mapping
  • Bloom lights
  • SP2 DX10 preview supported

Flight Dynamics

  • Realistic aircraft performance based on real aircraft information and pilot observations

PDF Manuals

  • Checklist
  • Emergency procedures
  • Performance
  • Panel manual


  • High-fidelity Custom sounds set.

Custom panel and gauges

  • Includes 2D panel and high fidelity Virtual cockpit
  • Custom panel and gauges
  • Built-in Zoom Gauges and digital readout features
  • Includes NAVOMATIC 300A Autopilot
  • Realistic light effects on gauges
  • Night light effects on panel
  • Yoke can be shown/hidden by mouse click in VC


  • White-light brown
  • White-light brown (WP)
  • White-Blue-Gray-Blue Sky
  • White-Blue-Gray-Blue Sky (WP)
  • White-Blue-Gray-Blue Sky (WFP)
  • White-Grey-Red
  • White-Grey-Red (WP)
  • White-Grey-Red (WFP)
  • Long range Coast Guard

"It's a great model, fantastically realistic appearance inside and out (yet very gentle on the frame rates too, I’ll add!), and is a pleasure to fly. Try this and you'll never fly the default versions again!" Cyber Skies

"An excellent reproduction of a classic general aviation aircraft... A great all-rounder that will satisfy most and is extraordinary value at this price... The custom sound set accompanying the Skylane is excellent... A very attractive set of manuals, checklists, emergency checklists and performance data" PC Pilot

System Requirements:

  • Flight Simulator X (SP2/Acceleration DX10 Preview compatible)  
  • PC with 3.0GHz (equivalent or higher) processor
  • 1.0Gb RAM
  • 128Mb+ 3D graphics card
  • Windows 8 / 7 / XP / Vista
  • 1.0Gb hard disk space
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Packshot for Carenado C182Q Skylane II (FOR FSX) This FSX C182Q Skylane II comes in nine paint schemes across four different aircraft models and has been designed to take full advantage of all the latest FSX graphics capabilities.

There's always much to enjoy in Carenado's extensive range of GA planes - superb external textures, realisitc cockpit lighting effects, custom panels and gauges, excellent flight characteristics and modelling of the very smallest details, to name just a few!

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