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pulmonologist
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Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2018 5:51 pm 

I am a retired physician, former officer in USAF, and former licensed pilot. I want to sim short trips with Cessna 172 or 182. Once I update my computer, how do I start? Should I use XPlane or something simpler?
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chuckrxs
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Joined: Jan 17, 2018
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Posted: Mon Feb 05, 2018 6:14 pm 

Very Happy Dr. Chuck here: I'm a retired geologist, college Prof, FAA Ground School Instructor, Pilot, & have been using XP since 2004. The fantastic XP11 is such a joy to learn & practice real world skills that I can highly recommend it to any pilot! I strongly suggest that you consider setting up a 3 or 4 screen wrap-around set up ( see U-Tube) to maximize your enjoyment and get the great new scenery paks for pure enjoyment!
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