• RNAV GPS Approach Tutorial - Microsoft Flight Simulator

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    Review: FlyMex - Mexico City VFR Landmarks

    Mexico City is one of the top ten most populated cities in the world and deserves a good look in MSFS 2020. Thanks to developer FlyMex Simulations and their scenery package Mexico City VFR Landmarks flying over this area now gives Microsoft Flight Simulator users lots of interesting and realistic buildings to see, even including things like the pyramids at Teotihucan. Reviewer Diego Vega explores the city with words and a video and shows you what he found.

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    Review: Aerosoft - German Islands 1 East Frisia XP

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    DCS Adds New Landable Ship

    As well as the substantial push to complete the Hornet's new features, the DCS team would like to mention a notable addition: handy wind bulk carrier. This is a new civilian ship equipped with a functioning helipad UH-1H Huey, SA342 Gazelle and Ka-50 Black Shark 2.

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    Welcome aviaworx To The FlightSim.Com Store

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    Burning Blue Design Previews Farnborough For MSFS

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    New Adventure: RCS Space Intruders Episode 2: The Lakes

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    Canadian Xpress USA Capitals Tour

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    MSFS January 21st, 2021 Development Update

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    Aerosoft - TDM Scenery Design - Airport A Coruña for MSFS

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    PrealSoft - Paris Landmarks for MSFS

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    January 21, 2021, 6:07 pm

    VSKYLABS Update on ATV for X-Plane

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    Orbx Releases ENTO Sandefjord For MSFS

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