• FS2004

    Repainting in Microsoft Flight Simulator

    In this three part series, JanKee Blom offers his techniques for repainting aircraft for Microsoft Flight Simulator. He's done hundreds of repaints over the years and found it very rewarding. You too will likely enjoy flying an airplane with your own unique paint scheme on it.

    February 13, 2017, 1:50 pm

    FS Pilot Shop Valentines Sales

    Just in time for Valentine's Day, the FS Pilot Shop offers up a large sale from many of your favorite flightsim developers. Please check the list here for those developers participating.

    February 10, 2017, 3:40 pm

    FlightSimCon 2017 Announces Initial Exhibitors

    FlightSimCon 2017, the largest annual aviation and flight simulation conference, is proud to announce the first round of sponsors and exhibitors for the 2017 event. The conference, which is now in its fifth year, takes place on Saturday and Sunday, June 10 and 11.

    February 6, 2017, 7:05 am

    TSS Releases Two Boeing 757 Sound Packs For FS2004

    Turbine Sound Studios has released two sound packs for the Boeing 757 for use with FS2004. They cover the RB211 535C engine and the RB211 535E4 engine. These are "Pilot Edition" packages, recorded high definition as heard from the cockpit.

    January 27, 2017, 4:40 pm

    Go Flight - TQ-6 Tilt Base

    Now available at the FS Pilot Shop from GoFlight is a new base for use with their TQ-6 throttle quadrant. The TQ-6 Tilt Base makes the angle of the throttle controls more realistic and also provides a place to mount one other module, such as the ATC module or engine start module.

    January 25, 2017, 10:58 am

    Jet Simming Tutorial Video Upgraded

    Jet Simming Tutorial Video by TopSkills has been improved based on suggestions from viewers. The expanded video now includes startup procedures expounded and clarified, new information about non-precision approaches and various other clarifications and additions.

    January 18, 2017, 10:31 am

    Skysong Soundworks - Beechcraft Bonanza F33A HD Audio

    The new Skysong Soundworks FS2004/FSX Beechcraft Bonanza F33A HD Audio features real world sounds recorded from their respective positions and is Engineered to compliment Carenado aircraft.

    January 13, 2017, 11:21 am

    Virtual Fly - RUDDO Rudder Pedals

    Available now from the FS Pilot Shop is RUDDO Rudder Pedals from Virtual Fly. Virtual-Fly produces RUDDO Pedals with a superior commitment on durability. Its metal case with aluminum and solid steel parts as well as all mobile components are designed for a long lasting performance.

    January 13, 2017, 8:07 am

    Virtual Fly - TQ3 Throttle Quadrant

    The TQ3 Throttle Quadrant is now available at the FS Pilot Shop from Virtual Fly. Have you ever used a throttle quadrant with your simulator that just doesn't feel right? Those days are gone!. Now you can set the required strength to match your desired performance.

    January 13, 2017, 8:05 am

    Virtual Fly - Yoko The Yoke

    Now available from the FS Pilot Shop is Yoko The Yoke from Virtual Fly. This high quality yoke connects via USB to all popular flight simulators. Due to is nearly 6 inch traveling shaft and overall quality components it offers more precision and realism to your flight experience.

    January 12, 2017, 1:46 pm

    FlightSimCon Opens Registration For 2017 Event

    Registration is now open for FlightSimCon 2017, the annual aviation and flight simulation conference, which will be held on the weekend of June 10-11, 2017 at the Sheraton Hartford Hotel at Bradley Airport. Now in its fifth year, FlightSimCon has quickly become the biggest flight simulation and aviation conference in North America, drawing attendees from around the world.

    December 23, 2016, 3:22 pm

    FenceBuilder Pro Upgrade Available

    FenceBuilder PRO, introduced a few years ago, allows FS2004 and FSX users to "build" ground-hugging fences, walls, hedges, etc. and to place entire rows of objects in one operation. Registered users of FenceBuilder PRO may now request a free upgrade that extends its capabilities to all versions of P3D and FSX-SE.

    December 22, 2016, 8:11 am

    AFS Design - Eurofighter Typhoon Professional v5

    AFS Design announces version 5 of their Eurofighter Typhoon Professional for FS2004 and FSX. The Eurofighter is a single-seat, twin-engine, agile combat aircraft which will be used in the air-to-air, air-to-ground and tactical reconnaissance roles.

    December 21, 2016, 10:33 am

    Luis Gordo - Instruction Station v3.46

    Now available from Luis Gordo is Instruction Station v3.46. This utility is meant to assist aviation professionals, flight simulation enthusiasts and home cockpit builders using FS2004, FSX, Prepar3D and X-Plane. The 'Instructor Station' allows you to set the aircraft on an approach to a runway of choice under any weather conditions with full control of simulator settings.

    December 16, 2016, 1:23 pm

    FS Pilot Shop - 25 Days Of Christmas Sale Continues

    During December the FS Pilot Shop is hosting sales by many popular flight simulator publishers. Additional sales have now started. Some sales are in effect now, others will start later. Duration of sale varies by publisher so if you see something you want it's best to act right away!

    December 14, 2016, 10:09 am

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    hjwalter

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    Thread Starter: hjwalter

    Hi there, all you technical experts, When opening a pre setup heli flight from a hardend pad e.g. on top of a scenery building, the heli...

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    who4ever

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    Thread Starter: who4ever

    I need some help with flight planning and approaches. I am really trying to learn this program (FS9) and how to read and use approach charts. It is...

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    Thread Starter: napamule2

    Hello. Just a heads up. Kaz Ito just uploaded the Akita Aircraft Laboratory Navy Trial Interceptor "KOUKYOU". It's for FS2004 but it works good in...

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    jandjfrench

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    Thread Starter: jandjfrench

    Hi, I've added the FS9 Vega to FSX and when tuned to an NDB I hear the audio and the tooltip indicates the correct bearing with the cursor over the...

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    martinstebbing

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    paulfar

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    Thread Starter: paulfar

    I'm having a heck of a time locating any add on scenery or at least an AFCAD for Tinker AFB. Tinker is a major active USAF installation, so I thought...

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    Nightowl702

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    Thread Starter: Nightowl702

    Hi all. Just a quick FMS programming question regarding the NAT's. I'm using the PSS 757 Pro and when inputtting a flight plan for a flight across...

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    Hi to all the simmers out there. I had this downloaded, now I went to load this C-150, it is not in the listing so I went into the aircraft folder...

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    gypsymoth

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    Thread Starter: gypsymoth

    I have a few commercial jet aircraft with 'reverser_available= 1' in the aircraft cfg. How do I engage it? I've looked in the assignements list...

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