Author: INF_MIke64
Author Website: https://github.com/john681611/Skyhook.VR

Requirements: No addons required

Version: 1.8

Short description: Simple script to simulate the Fulton surface-to-air recovery system for infantry. Now working with Arma 3 and any aircraft with cargo space.

Date: 2020-05-06 11:52


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Skyhook

by
INF_MIke64


Description:
Simple script to simulate the Fulton surface-to-air recovery system for infantry. Now working with Arma 3 and any aircraft with cargo space.


Features:
- A balloon visual represented by a parachute.
- Realistic catch system where the player is moved into the sky then put in the aircraft.
- 130M catch line (aircraft must hit top of line for a catch)
- Modifiable line length
- Usable with any aircraft.
- Dismantle skyhook
- NV Beacons along rope.
- A3 compatable.


Installation / Usage:
To initalise execVM "Skyhook.sqf"; init.sqf (NOT MP tested yet)
Any object wanting to have a skyhook add this to init:
this setVariable ["SKM",["P",(Baloon height NUM),(hit range NUM),(Lights BOOL),(texture NUM {0,1,3}),""],true]; EG this setVariable ["SKM",["P",30,50,true,1,""],true];
Any vehicles wanting to catch add this to init:
_catcher setVariable ["SKM_Catcher",1,true];

- Modifiable for ACE/A3 balloon type.
- Modifiable for AI to use.


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Change log:
1.8
- Added vehicle cargo loading (speed and pull up recommended
https://github.com/john681611/Skyhook.VR/releases/tag/1.8

1.7
-Complete Re-Write
-Variable based now
-Better Looking Balloon
-Any baloon can be interacted catched by any catcher vehicle
-Rope Technology
-Slingloads compatible vehicles / objects
-Attach for non compatible vehicles / objects
-Mass Simulated for unit (90KG + gear) and vehicle (tanks work as land anchors)
-Range of balloon textures
-NOT MP tested (yet)
-15 second refresh for any new Skyhooks
- Clear Sky check
- Animation for man.
-Probably a load more

1.6
- Moved to .SQF
- removed blinking light
- Added Arma 3 compatibility
- Balloon now rises from peoples back
- Added HALO animation
- Fix no more moving underground.


External download:

Skyhook




Forum topic:
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Tags: Balloon,   Catch,   Skyhook