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These recommendations are taken from the FS2002 "ATC Handbook", page 10 and apply equally well to FSX.
Team SDB has created a wide range of scenery add-ons, often of lesser known but still interesting locations. In this review, Bill Stack examines their version of RAF Station Driffield for FSX, a WWII era air force base in the UK countryside, featuring nicely detailed buildings and features like realistic AI traffic.
Now available from JSG Panels for FSX is the Boeing 777-9X panel. Included are the panel, gauges and updated aircraft.cfg. Using this panel, the 777 has the characteristics of a 777-9X: heavier and more powerful.
Now available at the FS Pilot Shop for FS2004, FSX and Prepar3D from Lionheart Creations is the Wittman Tailwind. The Tailwind is a two seat homebuilt speedster, capable of 200 mph. Three variants are included with different configurations and performance.
FSXApproach is updated with new functions. You can browse through a list of airports and select the airport you want to practice for landing. FSXApproach is an add-on for FSX for the iPad/iPhone. FSXFollow has also been updated.
AFS Design announces a new scenery package World & Mosaic for FSX. It includes a package of new global textures using a new mosaic technique which effectively doubles texture resolution
The development team at FSiPanel is proud to announce that their latest update to their software now features simulator support for Lockheed Martin's Prepar3D V2.1 and additional aircraft support for Aerosoft's Airbus X aircraft.
This package from JSG Panels is an add-on panel for the standard FSX 747-400, corresponding to the announcement made by the Boeing Company in October, 2005. It contains the panel itself, all the necessary gauges and the aircraft.cfg. Using this panel, the 747-400 has the characteristics of a 747-8: heavier and more powerful.
The FS Pilot Shop announces a big Easter Sale, running from April 17 through April 27. Many publishers will be offering big discounts during this sale. Not all items will be on sale during the entire period.
The FS++ team announces that Multi Crew Experience, voice control add-on to FSX, Prepar3D and FS2004, has been updated to version 2.5.98 with support for additional aircraft.
FSGenesis is proud to present all new, high-quality terrain mesh created from the most comprehensive, detailed, and accurate dataset available anywhere. It includes coverage of New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania, Australia for FSX and Prepar3D.
New at the FS Pilot Shop from the studios of Lionheart Creations is the WT-9 Dynamic by Aerospool. This sleek composite sport plane is extremely popular in Europe. Its performance makes it a great cruiser for trips as well as a popular plane in flying clubs and flight schools.
Whether you like hopping the islands of the Pacific or just like exploring new places, Emerald Mesh Development: Guam 3m Terrain Mesh is for you. This scenery gives you the whole island of Guam done in super high resolution plus the Northern Mariana Islands.
The NL2000 team announces the release of several adjustments and improvements to their freeware scenery covering all of The Netherlands. Included are improvements to airports, an updated installer and new packages for the object library.
New at the FS Pilot Shop for FSX from Lionheart Creations is the Pasped W-1 Skylark, an elegant aircraft born in the 1930's. Featuring a radial engine, giant landing gear designed to land on rough grass, clad in sleek Duraluminum fairings, this wild looking two place aircraft was so bold that it even made its way into the Hollywood movies.
Wing Creation's Fukushima Airport is more than its name implies. In addition to a realistic and accurate rendering of this airport, the scenery has four other distinct areas in Japan rendered realistically and accurately: A general-aviation airport in the mountains, a nuclear-power plant, a seaport, and an historic castle. It offers some great flying for FSX and Prepar3D pilots, reports reviewer Bill Stack.