A few questions

I am new to IFC, and I have some questions and hopefully you guys can help.

I am not able to create feature requests or make posts about real world aviation or events, can someone explain this?

I have heard the CRJ was resently reworked but I only have the CRJ-700 and the old 200. Wasn’t the CRJ-200 also going to be reworked and the 900 and 1000 added

The moon in IF. In the sim and there is no moon up, it’s dark the way it looks in real life with no moon. In the sim when there is a moon, it lights up the whole sky a lot brighter and you can see everything like it’s day. Is this realistic? In real life when there is a new moon I only notice a slight difference in light in real life.

Welcome man!
So you need be a Trust Level 2 member, as a new member it takes time to get to that point! So basically if you comment on things, and like different post you’ll get there!

The 900 and -1000 series are still being worked on, that’s coming on the next launch!


Adding onto what Mark said, there are a few helpful links to assist you.

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Someone else can link the topics for your other questions but the other variants of the CRJ are not ready to be released yet so wait for those.

Also when there is a full moon in real life it’s pretty much just like IF where in the sky and ground is all lit up…

Those are still undergoing testing by the beta testing team. Keep an eye on the #announcements category as all official announcements will be made here through FDS developers/staff members.

The moon in IF carries the same moon phases that you would see in real life. If you stick your head outside tonight, you’d likely see that the moon is on track to become a full moon here in a few days. This will be mirrored in IF as well. As for the lighting, this is a sim. Not everything will be perfect and down to a “T”. The developers try hard and put an enormous amount of work and effort to try to make the lighting as close to the real thing.

Natural night lighting (different than taxiway or aircraft lights) has specifically been noted by developers as something that they’d like to improve on. Over time things will continue to improve. It takes a little patience and feedback from the community to make things become a reality. Hope this helps!


Thanks for your help, 🙂 moderators can close

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Let us know if you have further questions. There are no dumb questions. 🙂