• FS2004

    REX FS2004 Critical Hotfix

    REX Simulations has released a critical hotfix for REX FS2004 and REX FS2004 + Overdrive Service Pack 5. This hotfix fixes the linkage between REX and NOAA for the purpose of downloading the latest weather data. You must have Service Pack 5 installed before you can install the hotfix.

    August 30, 2016, 8:52 am

    Oz Flight Sim Expo 2017

    Announcing the Oz Flight Sim Expo, taking place in April 2017 at Archerfield Jet Base, Hangar 5, Archerfield Airport just south of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Inspired by recent Flight Simulation Expositions in the USA and Europe, it is now Australia's turn to host this unique and exciting event.

    August 25, 2016, 10:30 am

    FS Pilot Shop Back To Flight School Sale

    It's time to go Back To School... Flight School that is! The FS Pilot Shop has lined up some great deals from dozens of publishers on over 1300 titles, with some savings up to 60% off. Three additional publishers have just been added, but these are only sale only through Thursday.

    August 23, 2016, 8:22 am

    Interview With Bob Chicilo

    One of the hardest tasks for a flightsim designer is getting the plane to fly correctly. Many released planes really don't, and a few people have taken on the task of trying to fix that. Bob Chicilo is one of those people who enjoy tinkering with the air files and plane configurations. Learn more about him in our interview.

    August 17, 2016, 1:37 pm

    MAIW Releases 10th Anniversary Gifts

    In celebration of their 10th anniversary MAIW (Military AI Works) is releasing ten gifts to the flightsim community during the month of August. The first two releases are now out. Part 1 is 632 VGS Ternhill, a glider package that contains repaints AFCADs, flight plans, etc. Part 2 is the USAF V-22 Osprey VTOL aircraft, specifically the USAF CV-22B's stationed at RAF Mildenhall.

    August 8, 2016, 10:14 am

    The Flight Simulator 2D Panel

    Many people still like having a 2D panel for their FS aircraft. Frustrated by the lack of a panel for a favorite plane, Klee C. Dobra taught himself how to create 2D panels and found it not as hard as he imagined, and ultimately fun and rewarding. In this tutorial he covers the basics so that you can do it too.

    August 5, 2016, 7:23 am

    Skysong Soundworks - PA-44 Piper Seminole HD Audio

    New from Skysong Soundworks is PA-44 Piper Seminole HD Audio for FS2004 and FSX. The Piper PA-44 Seminole is an American twin-engine light aircraft manufactured by Piper Aircraft. The sound pack is developed to compliment Alabeo aircraft and features sound cones, cockpit ambiance, start-up/shut-down and many other features.

    July 30, 2016, 9:35 am

    Thrustmaster - Flight Rudder Pedals

    Now available at the FS Pilot Shop from Thrustmaster are Flight Rudder Pedals. These support all popular flightsims. Their ergonomic design lets you put your entire foot on the pedal, thanks to the heel rests. They also feature S.M.A.R.T. slide rails system for smooth control.

    July 19, 2016, 11:00 am

    Interview With Ken Wigginton

    Ken Wigginton has greatly added to the collection of fine panels available to FS2004, FSX and now Prepar3D users. More recently he's expanded to creating complete airliner packages. In this interview we learn more about him, as well as his design techniques and motivations.

    July 13, 2016, 1:15 pm

    Skysong Soundworks - Failchild 24 Radial HD Audio

    The latest sound package from Skysong Soundworks is the Fairchild 24 Radial HD Audio for FS2004 and FSX. It is engineered to compliment the Lionheart Creations plane. It offers high quality sound of the seven cylinder radial Warner Super Scarab engine as well as cockpit, ambiance, wind sounds, start up/shut down, etc.

    July 12, 2016, 11:32 am

    iFly 737NG 3.2.2 Update Released

    Flight One Software, in conjuction with the iFly development team, have released SP 3.2.2 for their iFly 737NG customers. SP 3.2.2 is the final update for the iFly 737NG aircraft range, and is for users of FS2004, FSX and P3Dv2.5. Customers who own P3D version 2 will be able to use their existing iFly 737NG key to install version 3.2.2 for P3Dv3.

    July 12, 2016, 8:17 am

    Interview with David Molyneaux

    David Molyneaux got his start many years ago with a virtual airline, designing scenery, but has since gone on to be a prolific creator of classic aircraft for FS2004, with most also working in FSX. A lifelong aviation fan, he has also enjoyed model building and airshow photography. Learn more in our interview.

    July 3, 2016, 8:02 am

    4th Of July Sale Starts Now

    Join FS Pilot Shop in celebrating American Independence Day with savings on aircraft, scenery, utilities, missions and much more! Save on FSPS. Lionheart Creations, Virtualcol, Flysimware, Area 51, First Class Simulations, Golden Age Simulations and dozens more, all waiting for you in the sales hangar.

    June 28, 2016, 1:23 pm

    AFS Design - World & Mosaic v3

    The World & Mosaic for FS2004 from AFS Design contains an all included package of new global textures with a new mosaic technique. The normal resolution is 4.7 m per pixel. With the application of pixel-perfect mosaic series, the resolution is doubled. For example all roads, paths and buildings are calculated and set exactly to the width of 4.7 m. The result is a dense photo texture with a very high sharpness.

    June 23, 2016, 10:25 am

    FS Widgets - GMapHD For Windows

    GMapHD for Windows from FSWidgets gives you a great moving map for your desktop flight simulator. This is a versatile app, designed to run on Microsoft Windows (Vista or later) and supports the three most popular desktop simulators on the market today (FSX, FS2004 and X-Plane).

    June 17, 2016, 11:16 am

  • FS2004 Recent Forum Activity

    budfay

    Fs9 service patch 1

    Thread Starter: budfay

    need link for service patch 1. Microsoft no longer supports Fs9, thank you

    Last Post By: il88pp Yesterday, 09:46 PM Go to last post
    budfay

    dem4km.bgl problem

    Thread Starter: budfay

    I'm trying to install 2004 on new computer win7 pro, firefox internet access. have 3 sets of 2004 discs, tried all three and end up with error...

    Last Post By: drobson 08-28-2016, 12:30 AM Go to last post
    chuck383

    Sounds, Scenery

    Thread Starter: chuck383

    Anyone looking for REAL sounds? Most of my aircraft in FS2004 are as real as it gets! I enjoy flying and making the sim as real as possible for a...

    Last Post By: chuck383 08-27-2016, 10:59 PM Go to last post
    keefpee

    Parnall elf

    Thread Starter: keefpee

    Another old bipe from Dave Molyneaux in the library.......parnall_elf.zip. Another lo & slo type, designed for FS9 but works just as well in FSX....

    Last Post By: keefpee 08-27-2016, 04:29 AM Go to last post
    martinstebbing

    Zhyhulskiy An-12 - I love the a/c, but hate those chocks!

    Thread Starter: martinstebbing

    This is a great a/c to fly, with a pretty nice panel and VC. But those chocks!! Why did Mr. Zhyhulskiy link them to the mixture? What that means is...

    Last Post By: mrzippy 08-26-2016, 04:05 PM Go to last post
    asos

    A major virtue of fs9

    Thread Starter: asos

    One of the major virtues of fs9 at fs9 his that all scenery textures blend seamlessly and it does not have that "stuck-on" look that fsx has. Flying...

    Last Post By: asos 08-26-2016, 03:24 PM Go to last post
    Roger Wensley

    Landclass road lights exclusion with SBuilder

    Thread Starter: Roger Wensley

    I have never thought to ask this on the forums before; I just accepted it as a fact as there doesn't appear to be a way to do it in SBuilder. When I...

    Last Post By: Roger Wensley 08-26-2016, 02:43 PM Go to last post
    FSX_FRED

    FS2004 severe frame rate fluctuations

    Thread Starter: FSX_FRED

    Hello, this is my first time on the Flight sim.com forums. And yes despite my name I do use fs2004 still. In May I built a new PC (see specs below)...

    Last Post By: jagabom 08-26-2016, 01:51 PM Go to last post
    eddywinch82

    AI DC-3 Dakota Traffic Problem In FS2004 Query

    Thread Starter: eddywinch82

    Hi there, The other day I downloaded, and have been using the Simple AI Program by Garrett Hardesty, but I need some help. If someone is willing...

    Last Post By: eddywinch82 08-26-2016, 07:29 AM Go to last post
    martinstebbing

    MDesign - Domodedovo Airport UUDD: AFCAD problem?

    Thread Starter: martinstebbing

    This is a very nice bit of scenery, but does anyone else have a problem with the AFCAD (I assume it is this)? AI traffic comes off of Rwy32R at the...

    Last Post By: martinstebbing 08-25-2016, 03:42 PM Go to last post