• FS2004

    Flyware.nl Announces Software For Cockpit Builders

    Flyware.nl has the ultimate software for cockpit builders. Select, drag, resize over 100 different networked gauges - Basic 6, Navigation, Piston, Turboprop, Jet or Generic gauges - Glass panels for 737, EICAS for 747 and Fokker 70/100. Also includes FMS. It is designed to work with FSX, FS2004, X-Plane, and Prepar3D.

    June 7, 2019, 11:26 am

    Review: HOTAS F/A-18C Hornet Grip

    Just announced today at FSExpo by Thrustmaster is their HOTAS F/A-18C Hornet Grip. This innovative product lets you customize your joystick. A common joystick base can take various grips that are exact matches for real world aircraft. This one matches the F/A-18C Hornet and is compatible with two previously available bases. Reviewer Raymond Andersen was very impressed with the build quality and usability of the grip and highly recommends it.

    June 7, 2019, 8:20 am

    FlightSim.Com File Library Surpasses 200,000 Files

    One of the main things that makes flight simulation so enjoyable is that it's open ended. You can always add a new plane, or new scenery, or an adventure or utility to make your simulator better than it was just by downloading some freeware from our file library. Today that library has reached a major milestone as we add the 200,000th file. This represents years of work by thousands of contributors showing tremendous enthusiasm.

    May 30, 2019, 10:29 am

    Virtualcol - Memorial Day Sale

    Today Virtualcol announces the start of their Memorial Day Sale. For just a short time most of their products will be on sale at the FlightSim.Com Store for 35% off the regular price. This includes such popular titles as the ATR Series Pack, Dash 8 Series and Otter X.

    May 24, 2019, 5:15 pm

    Happy Birthday Sky Blue Radio

    Congratulations to Sky Blue Radio, now celebrating their 12th birthday. Sky Blue Radio is an aviation themed internet radio station that has been a big supporter of the flight simulator community since its inception. They host flightsim personalities, conduct interviews, participate at shows, etc. on a regular basis. Their programming is available both on the web and through mobile device apps.

    May 10, 2019, 9:58 am

    FlightSim.Com Store Easter Sale

    Announcing the FlightSim.Com Store Easter Sale, now in progress. For a limited time save on over 150 products from some of the best developers in flight simulation. Please visit the store today and check out the deals.

    April 20, 2019, 10:56 am

    Sidney Schwartz Scenery Developer Interview

    Sidney Schwartz is a long time flightsimmer who early in his career found that he enjoyed creating objects and scenery to enhance his flight simulator. Since that time he's created many scenery objects free for others to use as well as hundreds of airport sceneries to fly into. Learn more about how he got started and how he creates all this scenery by reading our interview.

    April 18, 2019, 10:17 am

    Virtualcol Easter Sale

    Virtualcol has announced that today starts their annual Easter Sale. For a short time save 40% off the regular price of most of their flight simulator aircraft. Try you hand flying airline passengers in their ATR Series, CRJ Series or Dash 8 Series. Or try some amphibious flying in their DHC3 Otter. If you like regional jets fly the Dornier 328 or Embraer series.

    April 17, 2019, 2:59 pm

    Perfect Flight Easter Sale

    Perfect Flight announces the start of their Easter Sale. For a limited time save 40% on many of their flight simulator products. Perfect Flight offers a wide variety of aircraft and missions for FS2004 and FSX. Fly around the world to dangerous fields or into major airports.

    April 12, 2019, 6:08 pm

    Virtualcol Releases Freeware Scenery And Aircraft

    Well known developer Virtualcol usually develops for the payware marketplace, but over the past couple of days they have generously released some of their older ATR 42 and 72 planes and some scenery as freeware, which is now available for download from the FlightSim.Com file library.

    April 4, 2019, 10:56 am

    Virtualcol - ATR 42/72 Released As Freeware

    Today commercial aircraft developer Virtualcol offers a freeware gift to the flightsim community in the form of ATR 42 and ATR 72 aircraft for both FS2004 and FSX. That's not all, as they've also thrown in an FS2004 scenery of Tocumen International Airport in Panama.

    March 30, 2019, 9:58 am

    Flight Simulator Audio

    Sound is a part of flight experience that is sometimes overlooked, but it adds an important extra dimension to the realisim that we all seek. For nearly twenty years Aaron Swindle (Skysong Soundworks) has been supplying the flight simulator community with improved sounds. In this article he discusses various aspects of audio and how it applies to flight simulation, from the early days of basic loops to the complex sounds cones of today.

    March 19, 2019, 4:37 pm

    Freeware Focus: Ford Tri-Motor Project

    After trying, over the years, all the flight simulators from FS2000 to Prepar3D, Robin Meyerowitz found that immersion is more important than realism and that FS2004 suited that need for him. To aid that, he discovered the Ford Tri-Motor Project put together by Garry J. Smith and Edward C. Moore. As he describes, the project is even more than just the history of the famous Tri-Motor but provides a variety of period resources to aid in that flightsim immersion.

    March 7, 2019, 8:29 am

    Review: Professional Flight Planner X

    Planning is an important part of flying, and if you are looking for the ultimate flight planning tool, reviewer Rohan Nair will tell you that would be Professional Flight Planner X, also known as PFPX. This tool has a lengthy list of features and also integrates with things like real world weather sources and NOTAMS, virtual airline and multiplayer systems and of course your flight simulator itself.

    March 2, 2019, 8:43 am

    How to Create Multiple Installs of FS2004

    Ever wish you would have multiple installs of FS2004 running under Windows 10? It is possible, and it's not even all that hard. In this tutorial, Robin Meyerowitz walks you through the necessary steps. He also offers pointers to useful tools as well as custom interfaces that you can set up.

    February 27, 2019, 9:49 am

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    leon30

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    Thread Starter: leon30

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    gypsymoth

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    Thread Starter: gypsymoth

    I hope someone with a greater knowledge of FS2004 than I have can help me. In the gauges folder I have a fsd_warn.parkbrake gauge that lights up a...

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    beroun

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    Thread Starter: beroun

    Hi, on approach to airport, which I did zillion times, the screen suddenly got black, stayed black for a minute or so and then FS restarted. Must...

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    TheRedBadger

    FS2004 crashes loading Gatwick with Norwegian AI

    Thread Starter: TheRedBadger

    After hours of converting each and every Norwegian FAIB texture for FS9 use, although the textures seem to work fine, loading up Gatwick or even...

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