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MFD and Desktop MFD

The MFD is a full-sized, general-purpose simulator with a built-in avionics stack and a single Hardware Controller 3.
The Desktop MFD is a full-sized desktop version of the MFD. It is functionally identical to and uses the same firmware as the MFD.


  • Hex File Utility Put this executable somewhere in your path, or in the same directory as the batch file.
  • HWC3_Upgrade Here's how to upgrade to the latest USB code.

MFD with pilot-only RIC

This version treats the pilot and copilot RIC controls as pilot controls only.

Please contact technical support before using these files. If you have a serial unit you cannot use this to upgrade your system to USB. Please contact sales or support for more information.
Right-click and select "Save Target As" (Internet Explorer) or "Save Link As" (FireFox) to download the Hex file. Otherwise your browser will probably just display the raw contents. Your browser may try to save it as a text file. More later.
Bonus links:




MFD with two-pilot RIC

This version supports separate pilot and copilot RIC controls and will be used when we have airplane models that have separate copilot controls.

Please contact technical support before using these files. If you have a serial unit you cannot use this to upgrade your system to USB. Please contact sales or support for more information.
Right-click and select "Save Target As" (Internet Explorer) or "Save Link As" (FireFox) to download the Hex file. Otherwise your browser will probably just display the raw contents. Your browser may try to save it as a text file. More later.
Bonus links:

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RIC-8 controls on the MFD.


If you have a serial unit you cannot use this to upgrade your system to USB. Please contact sales for more information.



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