• FSX

    Flight Simulator Show 2020 On Hold

    Just Flight has put out an announcement that Flight Simulator Show 2020, held annually at RAF Cosford, is on hold for now. The venue itself is closed through September so nothing is possible before then. Around the beginning of next month the situation will be re-examined and a further announcement made.

    April 6, 2020, 12:00 pm

    Drzewiecki Design Annual Easter Sale Starts Today

    Scenery developer Drzewiecki Design is getting a jump on the season by starting their Annual Easter Sale a full week before the actual holiday. Starting today you can save 30% off the regular prices of all their scenery products at the FlightSim.Com Store.

    April 5, 2020, 10:41 am

    Just Flight Offers Freebie Hawk T1/A

    Another developer has decided to offer a free aircraft during the current health crisis. Just Flight has announced that their Hawk T1/A Advanced Trainer for FSX and Prepar3D is free to use for the month of April.

    April 3, 2020, 1:57 pm

    Bravo Zulu - Firefly For FSX/P3D Updated

    Developer Bravo Zulu announces an update to their Firefly. Both the FSX and the Prepar3D version have been updated to include TacPack functionality. This adds working weapons to the plane, including guns, bombs and rockets that interact with the flightsim world. The update also includes some minor fixes to the aircraft.

    April 2, 2020, 4:38 pm

    PMDG - A Few Updates - But Still No Fooling About

    PMDG has released some news on their doings. Things are progressing on updates for their entire 747 product line. Once that is stable, current thinking is to have an update for NGXu users. They are also currently running a sale on all FSX and Prepar3D Longhaulers.

    April 2, 2020, 11:22 am

    Lionheart Creations Update On Viking

    Lionheart Creations continues to work on their upcoming Bellanca Viking and reports it is now running of FSX and Prepar3D. Some new screen shots show it in flight.

    April 1, 2020, 1:40 pm

    Virtual United States Space Program Returns

    After being closed for over 14 years, the Virtual United States Space Program (VUSSP), has set a date for its re-launch. Founded in 2001 by Kayamone Sutton, VUSSP stood as the second largest and second longest running virtual space agency in the virtual industry. Initially it is looking to recruit people interested in helping head the organization.

    April 1, 2020, 11:56 am

    Review: Just Flight - Conington Airfield

    There are plenty of older FSX/P3D titles that are still worth your attention. In this review, Felicity Smith takes a look at Conington Airfield from Just Flight. Just Flight obviously has a connection with this airport too, as a number of aircraft they have modeled are based here. If you enjoy a quiet country airfield with lots of detail, this may be just the place for you too.

    March 31, 2020, 5:16 pm

    MilViz Staycation Sale Extended

    We've just received news from Milviz asking that their "Staycation Sale" at the FlightSim.Com Store be extended. During the sale their wide variety of flight simulator aircraft for FSX and Prepar3D are available for 30% off the regular prices.

    March 31, 2020, 2:35 pm

    Orbx - openLC Africa Released

    Orbx has been telling us about this scenery for a long time and now finally openLC Africa is available for FSX/P3D. It transforms the landclass in your sim to better match the real world, and provides a much richer experience for details as you fly over its stunning landscape. This makes Africa much more representative of the real world, regardless of the type of flying you do in the region.

    March 26, 2020, 9:28 am

    Sierrasim Simulation Now At FlightSim.Com Store

    Today we welcome a new publisher to the FlightSim.Com Store. Since 2011 Sierrasim Simulation has created scenery for FSX and Prepar3D, using satellite imagery to make the environment as real as possible. They specialize in creating airports for Central and South America, including countries like Honduras, Nicaragua and Colombia.

    March 25, 2020, 3:07 pm

    Just Flight - DC Designs FA-18 E, F & G Super Hornet Updated

    Now available at the FlightSim.Com Store is the FA-18 E, F & G Super Hornet for FSX and Prepar3D, created by DC Designs and published by Just Flight. Several variants have been modelled to a high level of detail and include realistic payloads and paint schemes, detailed animations and much more. Version 1.02 has just been released with a number of new features plus bug fixes.

    March 25, 2020, 12:01 pm

    Navigraph Announces Simmers Without Borders

    Donate computing power to speed up the search for a coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine. Navigraph announces the project Simmers Without Borders. A group of developers at Navigraph have started a pro bono initiative inviting all members of the international flight simulation community to donate computing power to speed up the search for a vaccine against the coronavirus.

    March 25, 2020, 10:34 am

    Active Sky Spring Sales Event

    Hifi Technologies has decided to extend their sale on their Active Sky producs for FSX, Prepar3D and X-Plane through the end of April. If you haven't already upgraded you sim with this products you can now save 30% off the regular price at the FlightSim.Com Store.

    March 23, 2020, 4:13 pm

    Aeroplane Heaven Offers Swift Response

    Aeroplane Heaven has joined the list of developers offering a free add-on while many of us are stuck at home. Today they are making their Globe Swift GC-1A for FSX and Prepar3D totally and permanently free.

    March 23, 2020, 1:35 pm

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