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Old 01-05-2020, 06:31 AM   #1
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Hey juys, any chance to operate different lighting areas independantly ? Hangar, Deck, island etc.
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Old 01-05-2020, 10:41 PM   #2
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I would imagine that if the ambient light is low enough that you would need to turn any lights on, then all lights would be on for the sake of safety.
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Old 01-08-2020, 05:34 PM   #3
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Having floodlights on the deck, as well as being able to control them, or at least set them as unit property in the editor is a must IMHO.
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Old 01-09-2020, 03:43 AM   #4
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+1 for actually working floodlights, even if they're automatic only. Deck operations at night are nearly impossible without them.
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Deck lightings not really a thing. It’s dark for a reason. And yes it’s super dark on a carrier at night time.
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Deck lightings not really a thing. It’s dark for a reason. And yes it’s super dark on a carrier at night time.
Floodlights on the island are extensively used during night flight operations.
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Old 01-09-2020, 03:34 PM   #7
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Floodlights on the island are extensively used during night flight operations.
At least your first picture was taken with long-time exposure so it appears much brighter as it was for sure.


I'm pretty sure that there is not that much light and for a reason. You don't want to expose your ship to everybody and further more the night-vision goggles would burn out.


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Old 01-09-2020, 04:30 PM   #8
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At least your first picture was taken with long-time exposure so it appears much brighter as it was for sure.


I'm pretty sure that there is not that much light and for a reason. You don't want to expose your ship to everybody and further more the night-vision goggles would burn out.


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Definitely it's a long expososure shot, but in real life as seen by the human eye it's not much darker. This video is a good example of how it looks in reality.

Only in some situations, the "Darken ship" (all exterior lights extinguished) condition is active during flight ops at night.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FctUkJFNlXE

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Old 01-09-2020, 04:50 PM   #9
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Deck lightings not really a thing. It’s dark for a reason. And yes it’s super dark on a carrier at night time.
No my friend, it's not THAT dark on a carrier at night! The amber/orange floodlights are needed. It's almost impossible to taxi on the ship at night.
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