• MSFS

    Dreamflight Studios Announces McClellan-Palomar Airport MSFS

    Dreamflight Studios have announced that they are working on McClellan-Palomar Airport (KCRQ), near San Diego, California, for MSFS 2020.

    January 24, 2022, 6:27 pm

    TopSkills Announces All New Flight-Sim Manual

    TopSkills announces February 4, 2022 as the release date for Bill Stack's newest e-book, Glass Simming 2020. At 225 pages and 11 chapters, the book will explain the use of electronic flight decks and cockpits in 15 aircraft. You can now pre-order the book at a 50% discount off the full price.

    January 24, 2022, 5:02 pm

    IndiaFoxtEcho - Ford-Class Carriers for MSFS

    MSFS 2020 users wishing for a realistic place to operate the IndiaFoxtEcho F-35 Lightning II or T-45C Goshawk now have a new option with the release of Ford-Class Carriers for MSFS. The package offers static, landable aircraft carriers allowing for recover and launch operations. Three different carriers are placed at a variety of locations around the world.

    January 24, 2022, 4:36 pm

    IndiaFoxtEcho F-35 Project Update

    IndiaFoxtEcho has issued a detailed announcement about the status of their F-35 project, including its X-Box and Marketplace release as well as current operating issues. Also mentioned is that the Ford-class carriers add-on should be released shortly and a full roadmap update will be coming in a few weeks.

    January 23, 2022, 1:54 pm

    Review: Aerosoft - Antarctica - British Rothera

    You might think that flying in Antarctica would mean endless miles of boring white expanse, but you'd be wrong as proven by the Antarctica Vol. 1 – British Rothera and Beyond scenery for MSFS 2020 published by Aerosoft. Reviewer Stuart McGregor found himself falling in love with the area and found exploring around Rothera and the other bases included to be a great adventure.

    January 23, 2022, 10:07 am

    FlyingIron Simulations Project Status Report MSFS/DCS

    FlyingIron Simulations has posted a lengthy status report on their current projects for both MSFS 2020 and DCS. For MSFS, they have announced the F6F Hellcat, an important US Navy fighter of WWII. For DCS World, they are working on the A-7E Corsair II.

    January 22, 2022, 11:32 am

    Taburet - UK Trees For MSFS 2020

    New from Taburet is UK Trees For MSFS 2020. The function of this mod is to replace trees all over the UK. All default trees are removed and repositioned using Ordnance Survey forest data. It is needless to say that we now have a far more balanced environment, with trees actually matching the photorealistic textures.

    January 22, 2022, 10:37 am

    RDJ Simulations - Virtual Real For MSFS

    RDJ Simulations announces the release of Virtual Real for MSFS. This is incredible scenery viewer for those who have VR headsets. Included is a highly stable virtual aircraft that has even the weather stabilized and that has unobstructed views with many saved flights over the world’s most incredible aerial viewing locations.

    January 22, 2022, 9:53 am

    FlyByWire Simulations Announces A32NX Improvements

    Over on their Facebook page, the FlyByWire team have announced that their improved autopilot and autothrust implementations, have made their way into both the development and experimental versions of their A32NX.

    January 21, 2022, 11:09 am

    Aeroplane Heaven Announces P-51 Mustang Update

    Aeroplane Heaven announced an update to their P-51 Mustang for MSFS 2020. The updates include a number of functional and cosmetic fixes to the aircraft.

    January 21, 2022, 10:05 am

    MSFS 2020 January 20th, 2022 Development Update

    The Microsoft Flight Simulator team has released their weekly development update. A new Q&A is coming up next week; questions must be posted by Friday. The usual updates on the SDK and other areas is included.

    January 20, 2022, 6:07 pm

    Aeroplane Heaven Cessna C140 Updated

    Aeroplane Heaven announces that they have released an update for their Cessna C140 for MSFS 2020. This update fixes an issue of catastrophic frame rate loss when operating over snow. It also removes a squeak in the trim wheel.

    January 20, 2022, 1:18 pm

    FS Academy – VFR: Mission Packs for MSFS v1.3

    VFR: Mission Packs for MSFS is an all-new, study-level package to coach you step-by-step into the varied and rewarding world of flying visually under Visual Flight Rules. Included are a comprehensive ground school manual plus a dozen in flight lessons that will teach you real world flying techniques. An updated "major overhaul" v1.3 is now available.

    January 20, 2022, 11:10 am

    Aerosoft Aircraft Twin Otter For MSFS Released

    New from Aerosoft for MSFS 2020 is the DHC-6 Twin Otter, the ultimate go-anywhere aircraft. With versions for cargo and passengers, 100 and 300 models and different engines, the whole range of this aircraft is included. Designed specifically for Microsoft Flight Simulator, it comes with 13 models, using all options of the platform.

    January 19, 2022, 10:11 am

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    jrdale210

    Ski Flying.

    Thread Starter: jrdale210

    Just did a flight in a wheel ski plane at Burns Lake and set the outside temp to about minus 40, this resulted in open water and of course not a good...

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    vvye

    Throttle no longer works on jet engines

    Thread Starter: vvye

    Hi everyone! I'm as new as can be. I'm okay with computers but not with planes, and I bought MSFS 2020 for my dad, who is okay with planes but not...

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    jkb24212

    FMS Anomolies

    Thread Starter: jkb24212

    I can't say this is a general anomaly for non-Garmin 1000 modeled aircraft, since I have only the stock planes that came with my basic FS2020...

    Last Post By: jkb24212 Yesterday, 03:49 PM Go to last post
    danbiosca

    Drifter Ultralight

    Thread Starter: danbiosca

    Hi, going on with the matter of ultralights, I've seen somewhere else that Anthony Lynch, the talented genius behind Ant's Airplanes, has given the...

    Last Post By: chicagorandy Yesterday, 09:09 PM Go to last post
    Mac6737

    What the Heck is "TIMECL"?

    Thread Starter: Mac6737

    I've had a recurrent problem trying to get my AP to track the GPS or VOR-VOR flight plans: unpredictably, the plane (any plane) will sometimes head...

    Last Post By: Mac6737 Yesterday, 06:19 PM Go to last post