hello btasm sorry for the delay must have missed this in forum alerts.
Ive never heard of this trouble but if it is a bug it sounds like it could be a general CFS3 bug, as all the FP aircraft are built the same way as the defaults following SDK rules.
For troubleshooting CFS3 problems in general I personally recommend the CFS3 forums at http://www.sim-outhouse.com/
Theres still an active CFS3 community there who fly Firepower plus many many other mods and there are a happy helpful bunch that I use myself whenever I come across the odd question.
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