• FSW Community Update 9 (v1.19566) Now Live

    Dovetail Games Flight Sim World

    We're back with our latest update which resolves some of the bugs caused by the implementation of trueSKY and numerous other tweaks and changes. Read on for the full rundown:

    trueSky

    • Cirrus cloud layer added to the "Sunny Day" weather theme.
    • Overall lighting rebalanced.
    • Visual improvements to Cirrus clouds
    • SSAO improved in overcast conditions
    • Snow direction and tree flickering functionality improved for users with multiple monitors

    Please note: we're still working with Simul to address issues with the movement of clouds.

    Aircraft

    • Night time map adjustment to better rebalance cockpit lighting
    • Flap aerodynamic wobble animation removed.

    DA40

    • Autopilot button click areas refined

    DA42

    • Alternator switch animation and tooltip corrected.
    • Corrected alternator on/off labelling.

    PA-28 Cherokee

    • Autopilot LED now activates when switched on.
    • ASI needle animation corrected
    • Rain effect no longer visible on DV panel when window is opened.

    PA-34 Seneca

    • Rain effect no longer visible on DV panel when window is opened.
    • Improved night lighting on yoke
    • Mesh tear above pilot's left window corrected.
    • Center console fuel levers, cabin temperature, and air source switches now functional
    • Appearance of elevator trim switch annunciator improved.
    • GTX327 LCD screen appearance improved.
    • SYS55X LCD screens improved in appearance.

    PA-46 Malibu Mirage

    • Rain effect no longer visible on DV panel when window is opened

    RV-7A

    • Added "wig-wag" landing light effect

    Avionics

    G1000

    • Fixed overlapping text on FPL screens.
    • PITOT FAIL and FUEL TEMP ANUN warning message functionality added
    • AP TRIM FAIL warning message functionality added

    GTX327

    • Will now fail if a transponder failure is activated

    Settings

    • Weather settings now default to "high".
    • 'Show compass' setting changes now persist across sessions

    UI

    • Cold and Dark option now moved to main flight planner dialogue.
    • Visual improvements to Cold and Dark Checklist.

    Engine

    • Night lighting improved for buildings
    • Major road lights (motorways, highways, a roads) more visible at night.
    • Saitek Pro Flight trim wheel controller now officially supported.

    Source

    If you're ready to get your own copy of FSW, it is now available through the FS Pilot Shop.


    2 Comments
    1. Ohio737's Avatar
      Ohio737 -
      Please for the love of god, add the 737-800 to the aircraft and please lets get this on PC already..
    1. DrawyahGames's Avatar
      DrawyahGames -
      Quote Originally Posted by Ohio737 View Post
      Please for the love of god, add the 737-800 to the aircraft and please lets get this on PC already..
      Jet aircraft are not for a future update and will potentially release as a DLC with DTG looking for a third party to produce it. The simulator is also already on PC via Steam.
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