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      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

      HiFi Posts Updates

      HiFi has released a bunch of updates for their various products. First, Active Sky XP (ASXP) SP1 update has now gone official and is now available. In addition, new open beta updates for all other products are now also available. This includes ASP4, AS16 for P3Dv3, AS16 for FSX and ASCA. The updates provide fixes/enhancements to improve your experience.

      March 19, 2019, 1:23 pm

      Introducing Aurora Simulations

      Aurora Simulations is the development studio created by Scott Armstrong, the Orbx developer behind TreesHD and several popular airports. The next product, the long-awaited Orbx BuildingsHD, is in full development alongside scenery veteran Bill Womack. BuildingsHD is a full overhaul of the autogen buildings in FSX and P3D.

      March 18, 2019, 10:31 am

      Rolling Cumulus St. Patrick's Day Sale

      Rolling Cumulus announces their St. Patrick's Day Sale. Most of their products are now 40% off for a limited time only. Rolling Cumulus offers a fascinating variety of adventures you can fly. Be a bush pilot in the jungles of the Amazon, fly back woods missions in Bolivia or Colombia...

      March 17, 2019, 10:46 am

      FlightSoft Saint Patricks Day Sale

      In honor of St. Patrick's Day, all FlightSoft products are now on sale at the FlightSim.Com store. You can save big on all of FlightSoft's individual products or even bigger on two special bundles created just for this sale.

      March 16, 2019, 4:29 pm

      Emerald Object Library v2.0 - Build: 031419 Released

      Emerald Scenery Design announces the release of their Emerald Object Library, v2.0 - build 031419. It includes new models that will show up in Emerald scenery soon and adjust some objects already in use. SODE has also been updated to the latest version. This library is used by all Emerald scenery.

      March 14, 2019, 6:20 pm

      Flysimware Falcon 50 Update v1.8C Released

      Flysimware has released a major update of their Falcon 50 business jet for FSX and Prepar3D. It includes new payload manager layout, new virtual fuel truck, better looking tires plus many bug fixes and updates.

      March 14, 2019, 5:18 pm

      REX Simulations - Updates On Sky Force 3D And Environment Force

      In a Facebook announcement, REX Simulations has provided some updates on REX Environment Force and REX Sky Force 3D. Both are being updated and are in testing cycles now.

      March 12, 2019, 3:02 pm

      Aeroplane Heaven Showcases Caravelle

      Aeroplane Heaven has issued a brief announcement that they are working on the Caravelle jetliner for Prepar3D v4. Development is ongoing with no release data announced. A few screen shots have been offered showing the exterior of the plane getting its PBR material coat ready for P3D v4.4.

      March 10, 2019, 12:12 pm

      France VFR - Basse Normandie VFR

      France VFR adds to their French regional scenery for Prepar3D v4 with the release of Basse Normandie VFR. The scenery covers the northwest part of France, including many airports and famous places like Mont St. Michel. It includes high resolution ground textures plus many obstacles and VFR landmarks.

      March 9, 2019, 10:11 am

      REX Simulations Updates Weather Servers

      REX Simulations announces that they have recently updated their weather servers, which affects the weather rendering in their popular Sky Force product. They are interested in feedback from users on the changes.

      March 8, 2019, 6:35 pm

      Positiongames Updates FSXFollow

      Positiongames has updated FSXFollow. FSXFollow is an app that let you track and control your plane through your iDevice. This update includes several bug fixes and a new GUI. FSXFollow works with FSX, FSW and Prepar3D (version 4 and 3).

      March 7, 2019, 9:07 am

      PKSIM Announces Bogota Scenery For Prepar3D V4

      Today PKSIM announces the start of a major flight simulator scenery project, Bogota Airport (SKBO) in Colombia. As seems to be a trend with many developers, this scenery will be for Prepar3D v4 only.

      March 6, 2019, 10:14 am

      Aerosoft – FSDG Bremen For P3D v4 Released

      Home to the Bremen Town Musicians, worlds of discovery, Hanseatic heritage and aerospace expertise – Bremen is a destination with a wide-ranging appeal. With FSDG-Bremen you now have the perfect gateway to the city for your virtual trip. The scenery for P3D v4 features an outstanding level of detail, plus animated apron traffic, SODE jetways, dynamic light technology and more.

      March 5, 2019, 3:49 pm

      Fly The Maddog X Update

      Leonardo Software has issued an update on their latest progress on the Fly the Maddog X. No release date has yet been set, but it should not be long. Development is now focused on Prepar3D v4.4 and new features will not appear in earlier platforms. New features include an ACARS messaging system and PBR now integrated inside the virtual cockpit.

      March 5, 2019, 10:06 am

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