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      VATSIM Announces Audio Beta Test

      VATSIM is making progress on their new voice codec. This weekend a large beta test of Audio For VATSIM is planned. VATSIM members who want to participate should sign up now.

      August 21, 2019, 11:18 am

      Out Now! UltimateDefrag Version 6

      New at the FlightSim.Com Store is version 6 of UltimateDefrag. UltimateDefrag6 is the only defragmentation and hard drive optimizer designed to give high end simulations, games and applications the performance you are looking for. Disk load time can affect your sim frame rates, so having a properly defragged disk is important for performance.

      August 20, 2019, 4:37 pm

      Aeroplane Heaven Releases Socata Rallye MS-893

      New for Prepar3D v4.4 is the Socata Rallye MS-893 from Aeroplane Heaven. The Socata Rallye is a single engine low wing aeroplane highly capable of STOL performance. The plane comes with three different avionics options, a wide variety of liveries, authentic stereo sounds and more.

      August 20, 2019, 12:01 pm

      Orbx - LYBE Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport

      New for Prepar3D v4 from Orbx is scenery of LYBE Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport located in Belgrade, Serbia. The entire airport has been modeled with lots of detail, including things like interior modeling throughout the entire terminal building. Beyond the airport, included is a comprehensive CityScene, covering the majority of the metro area.

      August 19, 2019, 3:53 pm

      Drzewiecki Design Previews Tokyo Project

      Drzewiecki Design has provide a brief update on their Tokyo project for Prepar3D and X-Plane 11. The landmark volcano Mount Fuji will be included as well as notable structures such as the famous Tokyo Tower and the 634 meter high Tokyo Skytree.

      August 19, 2019, 2:36 pm

      Just Flight 747 Classic Cockpit Screen Shots

      Just Flight has been providing us with regular updates on their upcoming 747 Classic. The latest features detailed screen shots of the cockpit. The pictures show the high level of detail throughout the cockpit. The 747 Classic will be for FSX and Prepar3D and is reported to be in the final stages of development.

      August 19, 2019, 11:53 am

      UK2000 Scenery - Inverness Xtreme 2019

      UK2000 Scenery announces the release of their first new product featuring HD and multi material textures plus improved models. Inverness Xtreme 2019 is primarily made for Prepar3D v4. There will also be an X-Plane version and later versions for FSX and P3D v3.

      August 19, 2019, 10:47 am

      Upgrades To VATSIM Infrastructure

      Today we have another announcement from VATSIM about the infrastructure upgrades they have in process. Currently servers are being worked on and info on problems is reported. In additional news, in preparation for the launch of Audio for VATSIM, VATSIM will shortly cease support for some older clients which are no longer actively maintained by their original developers.

      August 17, 2019, 9:44 am

      Perfect Flight - FSX Missions Iberia B747-400

      Perfect Flight expands their line of missions for FSX and Prepar3D with the release of FSX Missions - Iberia B747-400. This pack lets you fly two variants of the Boeing 747-400 in old and new Iberia liveries. The missions take you through a complete flight from initial flight briefing through taxi, take-off, en-route and landing. Missions can also be flown with other aircraft of your choice.

      August 16, 2019, 6:57 pm

      Aerosoft - Fairbanks Professional Released

      Prepar3D v4 pilots now have an interesting new destination with the release of Fairbanks Professional. Aerosoft and Sim-Wings have teamed up again to provide another P3D v4 detailed airport. This far northern airport is recreated in its current state and is optimized for P3D with features like 3D runway lighting and apron lamps with dynamic lights.

      August 16, 2019, 6:15 pm

      Virtavia - C-17A Globemaster III Updated To V3.1

      Virtavia has sent news on their C-17A Globemaster III which works with three flight simulators: FSX, FSX: Steam and Prepar3D v4. It has now been updated to version 3.1. The cockpit has now been resize for VR use and other fixes have been applied.

      August 16, 2019, 9:48 am

      Flysimware - Learjet 35A Updated v4.2a

      Flysimware announces a major update to their Learjet 35A for FSX and Prepar3D. P3D users will now benefit from PBR and dynamic lighting. There's also a long list of updated real world sounds and updated textures plus a wide variety of other improvements and fixes.

      August 15, 2019, 2:40 pm

      Review: Just Flight DC-8 Jetliner Series 50 To 70

      There are plenty of older add-ons still worth using and in this review Meng Yu looks at one of them. DC-8 Jetliner Series 50 To 70 from Just Flight lets FSX and Prepar3D pilots fly one of the pioneering jet airliners. The pack includes the later versions, and all of them, with some interesting differences between the variants including two quite different cockpits.

      August 15, 2019, 10:19 am

      Black Marble - Extended Lights Pack Announced

      Designer Chris Bell/Creative Design Studios, announces a further enhancement to his Black Marble product like with Black Marble - Extended Lights Pack. For those who love flying FSX/P3D at night, this will remove the "popping" effect, with lights now extending naturally to the horizon.

      August 15, 2019, 10:13 am

      VATSIM Announces Infrastructure Upgrades

      Online ATC is an important part of flight simulation and today's news from VATSIM offers encouraging word that they are working hard to keep up with the demand. They've announced an ambitious project to completely modernize the user-facing FSD servers, with six brand-new servers planned.

      August 15, 2019, 9:35 am

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