Near Future Spacecraft

License: CC-BY-NC-SA-4.0

Game Version: 1.5.1

Downloads: 398,563

Author: Nertea

Mod Website: Forum Thread

Followers: 660

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This pack is dedicated to space craft components. Currently it contains an advanced 2.5m command pod, a large 3.75m command pod, three low profiles engine, two fuel tanks with service compartments, landing legs, new RCS blocks and a utility/crew pod.

Version 1.0.1 for Kerbal Space Program 1.5.1

Released on 2018-11-16

  • Decreased Elara body lift from 0.5 to 0.2
  • Added action group spec to Elara hatch, added deploy limit
  • Added toggleable docking spotlight to Pandora chin area
  • Added a collider to the Docking monitor in the Pandora interior, if you click on it, it will change to a external view.
  • Added consistent alternate RCS layout names to relevant pods for modder use
  • Fixed a stray RCS thruster on the Callisto
  • Moved Callisto flag so it doesn't obscure the surface camera.
  • Tweaked UV of Nereid flag
  • Fixed typo in Hummingbird engine description
  • Moved Nereid pod colliders up a bit, fixes accessibility of engines
  • Fixed localization of Nereid alternate engines pod versions


Version 1.0.0 for Kerbal Space Program 1.5.1

Released on 2018-11-12

 KSP 1.5.1  Updated B9PartSwitch to 2.4.5  Updated ModuleManager to 3.1.0  Updated NF Props to 0.3.5  Removed MiniAVC distribution  Added 0.625m docking nosecone  Added 0.625m blunt shaped nosecone  Added Mk1-X 'Phoebe' Orbital Command Pod: orbitally focused 1 seater 1.25m command pod  Added Mk1-TMA 'Proteus' Advanced Command Pod: advanced 2 seater 1.25m command pod  Added Mk1-L 'Nereid' Command Pod: specialized 1.25m command pod for landing 2 kerbals (Dragon 2 style)  Added Mk3B 'Pandora' Advanced Command Pod: advanced 4 seater 2.5m command pod  Added Mk3 'Tethys' Advanced Command Pod: specialized 2.5m command pod for landing 3 kerbals (Dragon 2 style)  Added Mk4-B 'Elara' Biconic Command Module: high tech multipurpose 3.75m command pod  Added 64-8S 'Chickadee' Landing Engine: high thrust small radial monoprop engine for Nereid, Tethys  Added 96-8S 'Mockingbird' Landing Engine: higher thrust larger radial monoprop engine for Almathea  Added new variant to Mk4-1 pod: shroud option to enable landing pod nodes in lower skirt with extra integrated fuel  Added heat shield module to Mk4-1 pod: Ablator is added when using the either of the lower skirt modes that terminate at 3.75m  Rebalanced Mk4-1 pod to fit the "landing pod" paradigm for 3.75m  Added nicknames to all old command pods (Mk4-1 Almathea, PPD-1 Callisto, Mk 3-9 Rhea)  Added integrated RCS to Mk3-9, PPD-1 and Mk4-1 pods  Reduced mass of Mk3-9 pod to 1.85 from 2.1  Redid external textures of Mk3-9, PPD-1 and Mk4-1 to match new standards (consistent colours, etc)  Retextured Itinerant pod to match standards and fixed its orientation  New RCS FX for improved RCS parts * Rearranged CTT nodes somewhat


Version 0.7.10 for Kerbal Space Program 1.4.4

Released on 2018-08-07

 KSP 1.4.5  Updated B9Partswitch to 2.3.3 * Updated ModuleManager to 3.0.7


Version 0.7.9 for Kerbal Space Program 1.4.2

Released on 2018-05-03

KSP 1.4.3  Updated B9Partswitch to 2.3.0  Updated NF Props to 0.3.3  Switched versioning to mix/max specification  Disabled drag cube recalculation for B9PS-using engines to work around stock issue


Version 0.7.8 for Kerbal Space Program 1.4.2

Released on 2018-04-10

  • KSP 1.4.2
  • Updated B9PartSwitch to 2.2.1
  • Updated NF Props to 0.3.2
  • Fixed KerbalHealth patch


Version 0.7.7 for Kerbal Space Program 1.3.1

Released on 2018-03-03

Fixed TAC patch problem.


Version 0.7.6 for Kerbal Space Program 1.3.1

Released on 2018-03-02

Updated ModuleManager to 3.0.4  Updated B9PartSwitch to 2.1.1  Updated NFProps to 0.3.0  Added KerbalHealth patch (Fraz86)  Added fix for TAC-LS (Streetwind)


Version 0.7.5 for Kerbal Space Program 1.3.1

Released on 2017-12-15

Updated B9PartSwitch to 2.1.0 Updated NFProps to 0.2.1 Added Simplified Chinese translation Updates to Russian translation Some IVA fixes Increased skin max temp of LT-POD legs to 2800K, increased emissive constant to 0.9 Added RPM support back to the mod  Courtesy of Dragon01  Requires the installation of ASET Props and Raster Prop Monitor


Version 0.7.4 for Kerbal Space Program 1.3.1

Released on 2017-10-27

  • KSP 1.3.1
  • Dependency update
  • Updated NFProps to 0.2.0
  • Better in every way


Version 0.7.3 for Kerbal Space Program 1.3.0

Released on 2017-08-04

Updated MM to 2.8.1 Reexported normal maps Reduced lookup radius of 3.75m service tank's occlusion checker (was 2x too high) Updated B9PartSwitch to 1.9.0 Added Russian translation courtesy of Dr. Jet


Version 0.7.2 for Kerbal Space Program 1.3.0

Released on 2017-06-26

  • Updated B9PartSwitch to 1.8.1
  • Reenabled drag cube switches on Mk4-1 pod due to B9PartSwitch update
  • Fixed renamed parts not being handled by CTT/USI/CLS
  • Spanish Translation courtesy of forum user fitiales


Version 0.7.1 for Kerbal Space Program 1.3.0

Released on 2017-06-20

  • Disabled drag cube switches on Mk4-1 pod, fixes map view issues but drag might be a little weird until this is really fixed


Version 0.7.0 for Kerbal Space Program 1.3.0

Released on 2017-06-16

  • KSP 1.3
  • Updated bundled MM to 2.8.0
  • Updated bundled B9PartSwitch to 1.8.0
  • Full localization support for all parts
  • New textures for Mk4-1, Mk3-9 and PPD-1 pods
  • New model and texture for PPD-24 Itinerant
  • Improved textures for all monopropellant tanks and service tanks
  • Mk4-1 pod now has toggleable shroud "skirts" that change attachment options and slightly increase thermal tolerances
  • Checked the exhaust transforms on all RCS parts
  • Reduced vacuum Isp of all monopropellant engines by 10-20s
  • All RCS parts have been set to physicsless
  • Many IVA-related fixes
  • Fixed USI-LS patch for Mk4-1 pod
  • Improved Mk 3-9, PPD-24 and PPD-1 IVAs
  • Fixed some holes
  • Better lighting
  • Better diffuse map, new normal maps
  • Realigned and improved props
  • Improve Mk 4-1 IVA
  • Fixed some holes
  • better lighting
  • Realigned props
  • IVA RPM integration disabled for now
  • NF Props updated
  • Now versioned (0.1.0 is current)
  • Removed many less useful props
  • Fixed transform centering of remaining props
  • RPM functions of RPM-enabled props are now applied using MM, avoiding error messages when RPM is not installed


Version 0.6.3 for Kerbal Space Program 1.2.2

Released on 2017-03-09

  • Fixed NFProps not being included… again
  • Fixed resource flow modes for new monopropellant engines so that they mimic LFO fuel modes
  • Fixed orientation of Mk4-1 IVA windows


Version 0.6.2 for Kerbal Space Program 1.2.2

Released on 2017-02-08

  • Updated B9PartSwitch to 1.7.1
  • Tweaked orbital engine FX
  • Fixed thrust angle deviation on LV-601-4 and LV-85-6 engines
  • Fixed overly large engine temperature tolerances
  • Fixed botched normal map names for a few parts
  • Extras/LFO patch now converts orbital engine integrated tanks to LF/O as well


Version 0.6.1 for Kerbal Space Program 1.2.2

Released on 2017-02-05

  • Fixed incorrect part names on some engines
  • Fixed swapped FL-R-B3000 and FL-R-B750 costs
  • Fixed accidentally included skirt node of mk4 pod
  • Updated deprecated part loading
  • Added an optional Extras patch to make the orbital engines use LFO!


Version 0.6.0 for Kerbal Space Program 1.2.2

Released on 2017-02-04

  • Marked for KSP 1.2.2
  • Fixed missing NearFutureProps distribution
  • Added Mk4-1 Command Pod, 7-kerbal large command pod
  • Added LV-85 Orbital Maneuvering Engine: 0.625m monopropellant engine that replaces LV-T95 engine
  • Added LV-601 Orbital Maneuvering Engine: 1.25m monopropellant engine
  • Added LV-85-6 Orbital Maneuvering Engine Cluster: 2.5m monopropellant engine that replaces LV-T95x8 engine
  • Added LV-601-4 Orbital Maneuvering Engine Cluster: 3.75m monopropellant engine that replaces LV-T18 engine
  • Added FL-R-A750, FL-R-A375, FL-R-A185 1.25m Monopropellant tanks
  • Added FL-R-B750, FL-R-B1500, FL-R-B3000 2.5m Monopropellant tanks
  • Added FL-R-C1500, FL-R-C3000, FL-R-C6000 3.75m Monopropellant tanks
  • Added SD-01 and SD-02 radial engine pods
  • Improved cargo bay shielding boxes for 3.75m service tank
  • Soft-deprecated LV-T95, LV-T95x8, LVT18 engines (will not break ships, no longer visible in VAB/SPH)


Version 0.5.4 for Kerbal Space Program 1.2.1

Released on 2016-11-18

  • Marked for KSP 1.2.1
  • USI-LS compatibility patch update
  • Added 'nearfuture' search tag to parts that were missing it
  • Fixed some description typos
  • Tweaked cost of RCS thrusters
  • Added RX-55 RCS block (5 nozzles)
  • Added RX-45 RCS block (4 nozzles)
  • Added RX-15 RCS block (3 nozzles)


Version 0.5.3 for Kerbal Space Program 1.2

Released on 2016-10-27

  • Parts with window lights are now properly tied to the global Light action group
  • Changed LT-POD landing leg to Ground category
  • Added audio cues to LT-POD landing leg
  • Fixed orientation of LT-POD landing foot
  • Improved general performance of LT-POD landing foot, still not perfect but progressing
  • Mk 3-9 pod flag transform is no longer visible on the part icon
  • Fixed strange colliders on 2.5m service tank
  • Disabled surface attachment on doors of 3.75m service tank


Version 0.5.2 for Kerbal Space Program 1.2

Released on 2016-10-21

 KSP 1.2 Changed service tanks to Payload category * Converted RCS blocks to ModuleRCSFX, adds 1.2 sounds and FX


Version 0.5.1 for Kerbal Space Program 1.1.3

Released on 2016-06-26

KSP 1.1.3 Reexported collider of PPD-1 command pod


Version 0.5.0 for Kerbal Space Program 1.1.2

Released on 2016-05-18

No changelog provided


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