Airport beacon light

Does anybody know how I can add an airport beacon light (green-White) to a scenery? The light source seems to be a separate object, because when adding an airport beacon mast it has no light on top. Where can I find the only light-object? I think it should be possible to place the light onto an imported 3D-building (tower).

Thanks for help!

did your create your own object ? you can stick it to a named object from your 3dmodel.

ok, but how to do it? Where can I find the lights to place on my building?

hi,
please see image how to, after this save your scenery and Build it and copy paste source to the right community folder and launch fs2020 again, beacon should be active than on the small object you see on the photo, remind the pivot in 3dmax is the target where the light will stick on.

Sorry- I can not understand … Is the glowing beacon as such available as an object in MSFS or not? Is it not possible to place it directly via Gizmo at the desired position? (translate,rotate, scale)? What role does the external 3D-Tool (3D-Max?) play? Does the beacon have to be created first in it with the light effects?

Is the glowing beacon as such available as an object in MSFS or not?
yes, place your custom created object in msf2020 select properties and select has beacon

Is it not possible to place it directly via Gizmo at the desired position?
no not that i know maybe in the future

What role does the external 3D-Tool (3D-Max?) play?
there you created the referention point, look at my screenshot, this point has an name (beacon) or call it how you want, fs2020 need to know that name in the scenery editor, if it find it in the custom 3dobject fs2020 glue the light on that point

Does the beacon have to be created first in it with the light effects?
No see screenshot

The airport beacon, control tower, and some other objects have a checkbox to enable the beacon and specify its type in the properties area. I am not sure about adding to an imported object.

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