Captain Sim Releases 737-500 Expansion for P3D

Captain Sim has released an expansion pack consisting of 737-500 for their 737 Classic rendition for Prepar3D.

The 737-500 is the shortest of the 737 Classic series. It was launched in 1987 and it was mainly used by Southwest Airlines. The last 737-500 were built in 2000.

According to the developer, the 737-500 shares the same features as the base pack. The aircraft has a detailed 3D model, PBR textures, cockpit states, rain effects and numerous variants of optional equipment. There is a TSS sound set, paint kit and manual included with the installation.

You can get this expansion for $24.99through Captain Sim store. To run this expansion package, you’ll also need to get the 737-300 base pack.


  • Functional flight deck loaded with advanced systems simulation (FMC/LNAV/VNAV/WXR/EGPWS etc)
  • Retrofit EICAS option
  • Cockpit states, PAX and payload configuration and management via FMC
  • High-resolution textures
  • 18 aux 2D panels
  • Custom views
  • GlaCS (glass rain effects)

  • Model of the Boeing 737-300 with CFM56-3B engines.
  • Numerous variants of optional equipment (winglets, antennas, etc)
  • Cabin with 3D windows, interior, stewardess and animated pilots
  • Hundreds of realistic animations including wing flex
  • Custom visual effects including volumetric lighting

  • 2-in-1 installer (P3D4/5)
  • Realistic flight model
  • Authentic TSS sound set
  • ACE (Aircraft Configuration Editor)
  • Growing number of easily installable free liveries
  • Repaint kit
  • Navigraph FMC nav data including TP with AIRAC support
  • Updater
  • Manual

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