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      FlightSim Community 2020 Survey Results

      Last fall we asked you to take part in the FlightSim Community 202 Survey. Organized by Navigraph and co-sponsored by a long list of flightsim businesses and organizations, this comprehensive survey dug deep into the interests of the flightsim community. After some delay, the final survey results are now published, showing the answers provided by some 23,500 respondents.

      January 13, 2021, 2:50 pm

      Orbx Announces Sandefjord Torp Airport

      Orbx unveils the next Norwegian destination from Finn Hansen and companion Jakub Lukaszewski - Sandefjord Torp Airport. ENTO is a major Norwegian airport, located near Oslo. It feature airline flights but also flight training schools for helicopter and fixed wing pilots. This will initially be for MSFS, but a P3D is coming soon.

      January 11, 2021, 11:57 am

      Rocky Mountains "Sawtooth" Weekend Achievement Flights

      DigitalThemePark announces the Rocky Mountains "Sawtooth" Weekend Achievement Flights. Join this group flight with MSFS 2020, FSX, P3D or X-Plane and follow the winding rivers and valleys in Idaho and Montana. You'll need a bush plane capable of handling short runways and twisting terrain as you tour below the canyon rim level.

      January 10, 2021, 11:02 am

      PMDG 777-200LR/F and 777-300ER Update and 777-200ER Beta News

      PMDG continues it work developing jetliners for us all to enjoy. Today they've issued a lengthy update on their progress on the PMDG 777-200LR/F And PMDG 777-300ER. The core 777 product is getting a massive update to bring it more in line with newer PMDG products. In addition the long-awaiting 777-200ER expansion is moving into beta testing.

      January 9, 2021, 10:16 am

      MSK Production Releases OPKC For P3D v4

      MSK Production presents their fourth rendition of Jinnah International Airport Karachi, this time for Prepar3D v4. This is Pakistan's largest domestic and international airport. The scenery features custom versions of all major airport buildings, numerous static objects, option for SODE jetways, and more.

      December 31, 2020, 12:01 pm

      FlyTampa Updates Amsterdam For P3D

      Though still planning a major v2 update soon, FlyTampa has in the meantime released a smaller update of their Amsterdam scenery for Prepar3D. It features improved P3D v5 compatibility, corrected elevation problems, automatic seasonal switches, airport dynamic lights and more.

      December 30, 2020, 11:11 am

      SceneryTR Design Releases İstanbul Airport For P3D

      Prepar3D pilots have a new destination in Turkey with the release of Istanbul Airport from SceneryTR Design. LTFM is the main international airport in Turkey since opening in 2018. The scenery features a highly detailed replica of the airport buildings and surroundings, custom ground textures, animated jetways, custom vehicles and much more.

      December 29, 2020, 6:43 pm

      Aerosoft New Year's Sale

      Today Aerosoft announces the start of their New Year's Sale. For just a few days you can save 25% on a select group of scenery and aircraft for FSX, Prepar3D and X-Plane at the FlightSim.Com Store. This is just one of many sales going on now.

      December 29, 2020, 8:11 am

      Perfect Flight Christmas Sale

      Christmas may have passed, but some of the holiday sales are not over yet. The Perfect Flight Christmas sale continues for a few more days. For a limited time save 40% on all of their flight simulator products. Perfect Flight offers a wide variety of aircraft and missions for FS2004, FSX and Prepar3D. Fly around the world to dangerous fields or into major airports.

      December 27, 2020, 4:46 pm

      Flysimware Christmas Sale 2020

      Christmas may be over but Flysimware is still offering all of their add-on aircraft for 40% off the regular price; just one of many sales going on now at the FlightSim.Com Store. Flysimware makes a variety of FSX and Prepar3D planes from the early days (1917 Nieuport 24) up to the modern (Learjet) and others in between.

      December 27, 2020, 1:38 pm

      FSAddon Publishing Closing Its Doors

      Francois Dumas from FSAddon Publishing has contacted us to let everyone know that he will be shutting down the business at the end of the year. With the changes going on in the flightsim community he finds it too expensive and too much work to continue as before. Purchasers of FSAddon products who need fresh copies should act right away while downloads are still available.

      December 26, 2020, 10:02 am

      Virtualcol Christmas Sale 2020

      It's almost Christmas and Virtualcol products are now on sale. For a short time save 40% off the regular price of their flight simulator aircraft. Try you hand flying airline passengers in their best selling A220, or 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. Also on offer are planes from Jetstream, Saab and Short.

      December 24, 2020, 8:24 am

      Just Flight Christmas Sale 2020

      It's almost Christmas and time forJust Flight to start their Christmas sale. For a limited time you can save 33% off the regular price of most of their FSX and Prepar3D products. Please visit the FlightSim.Com Store and check out this and other sales.

      December 23, 2020, 9:10 am

      FS DreamWorld Mesh Releases A Global HD/uHD Mesh For P3D/FSX

      FS DreamWorld Mesh releases a Global HD/uHD (4.75 to 38m) mesh for P3D/FSX. New vendor FS Dreamworld Mesh's Global HD/uHD mesh upgrades your simulation to the best visible elevation details that is available for any area. This is for the entire globe bridging the gap between a global product of uniform definition and ultra-high quality local meshes, combining the advantages and offering the best of both worlds.

      December 22, 2020, 1:33 pm

      Review: Carenado - XL560 Citation For FSX/P3D

      FSX and P3D pilots should enjoy flying the XL560 Citation, which is one of the larger planes made by Carenado. Reviewer Alex Dickinson enjoyed the higher performance over other Citations and found the plane to be well modeled overall. Details like PBR and dynamic lighting only added to the experience.

      December 22, 2020, 10:46 am

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