• MSFS

    NMG Steps Back From MSFS 2020 Scenery Development

    NMG Simulations has mastered scenery creation for FSX, Prepar3D and X-Plane and had planned to move into MSFS 2020 development as well. However, they have announced that they are drawing back from these plans, due to the current unsettled state of the sim itself and also because Microsoft has not provided the tools and information via the SDK that they need to successfully create scenery.

    September 24, 2020, 10:55 am

    MSFS 2020 - Japan World Update Announced

    As good as some of the default scenery can be in the new Microsoft Flight Simulator, hand enhanced scenery will always be better. Today Microsoft has announced that Japan will be the next area of the world to receive such enhancement, and has released a video trailer showing how it will look.

    September 24, 2020, 9:57 am

    Verticalsim Announces Norfolk For MSFS

    Verticalsim announces that they are bringing their scenery of Norfolk Airport (KORF) to the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. Though based on their X-Plane version, most objects, materials and lighting will be completely rebuilt to take advantage of the features of MSFS 2020. It will offer things like PBR materials, HDR lighting, taxi paths for AI, airport vehicles, etc.

    September 23, 2020, 6:29 pm

    FSimStudios - Kelowna CYLW For MSFS Released

    FSimStudios has released their first product for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. Kelowna International Airport (CYLW) is now available as a destination for MSFS 2020 pilots. The highly detailed airport features native jetways, full PBR, custom orthophoto of airport area, custom POI around the city, native night illumination and more.

    September 23, 2020, 2:10 pm

    Fsdreamteam Releases Key West For MSFS

    Fsdreamteam announces the release of a new airport for Microsoft Flight Simulator: Key West International (KEYW), the southernmost airport in the USA. This is a scenery completely made from scratch for MSFS 2020, with high detailed full PBR textures, custom buildings and several animated characters.

    September 23, 2020, 1:56 pm

    Sofly Guide To Flight Simulator MSFS 2020 Update To v1.40

    The new Microsoft Flight Simulator is sadly missing a user manual. But publisher SoFly has stepped in with the release of their A Guide To Flight Simulator. Published as an ebook in PDF format, the book covers the knowledge you need to use MSFS. Originally 120 pages, this latest update expands the book to 200 pages with information on dealing with snow and icing, accessibility options and updating your sim.

    September 23, 2020, 10:30 am

    Indiafoxtecho Long-EZ For MSFS Update

    Dino Cattaneo of Indiafoxtecho has released some last minute news about his Long-EZ for Microsoft Flight Simulator. He's made a few last minute changes to the cockpit and textures. Otherwise the plane is ready for release and will soon be seen in the MSFS 2020 skies.

    September 23, 2020, 9:20 am

    Black Box Shows Off Bird Dog For MSFS

    Aircraft developer Black Box Simulation have shown off some really nice previews of their upcoming Bird Dog for MSFS. No details yet, but the plane looks really nice in the images.

    September 22, 2020, 11:18 am

    MK-Studios Dublin WIP Screen Shots

    MK-Studios continues to work on their Dublin scenery for Microsoft Flight Simulator and have just released some new work in progress screen shots. No additional details nor any idea when it might be released are included in the posting.

    September 22, 2020, 10:10 am

    Orbx Releases ENAL Alesund Vigra Airport

    The Gateway to the Fjords arrives for Microsoft Flight Simulator, with the release by Orbx of ENAL Alesund Vigra Airport on the west coast of Norway. The scenery includes the famous sloped runway as part of the high-detail rendition of the airport. Beyond the primary area are many POI and landmarks for MSFS 2020 pilots to explore.

    September 22, 2020, 9:51 am

    FlightSim.Com And DigitalThemePark Announce Partnership

    Today FlightSim.com would like to announce a partnership with DigitalThemePark. While we offer a wide variety of services to flightsimmers, DigitalThemePark adds additional services like VoIP, planned flights, achievements and education to expand your flightsimming fun. You will regularly see more as we promote DigitalThemePark events and other activities.

    September 21, 2020, 6:00 pm

    Gaya Simulations Releases Berlin-Tegel Airport For MSFS

    New from Gaya Simulations (sold through Orbx) is scenery of Berlin-Tegel Airport in Germany for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The airport is designed with detail and performance in mind. This MSFS 2020 scenery also includes the city, showing off the skyline and points of interest such as the Brandenburg Gate.

    September 20, 2020, 10:57 am

    iBlueYonder Releases KPDX Portland Airport

    iBlueYonder announces the release of Portland International Airport KPDX for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The new airport for MSFS 2020 is handcrafted by designer Bill Womack based on his own source photos. It features PBR materials, custom groundwork and immersive night lighting.

    September 20, 2020, 9:56 am

    Taburet - Shoreham and Adur for MSFS

    New from Taburet for Microsoft Flight Simulator is Shoreham and Adur, featuring the airport also known as Brighton City Airport in West Sussex, England. The airport includes custom objects and fixes to the photoreal texturing. But this MSFS 2020 scenery also extends beyond the airport with a complete redesign of the adjacent Adur River.

    September 19, 2020, 11:08 am

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    Mac6737

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    In graphics, my waves are set to High, yet everywhere in the world the sea is plateglass flat, with cloud reflections. I have some water texture...

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    dogdish

    Has anybody figured out how to add your own menu music?

    Thread Starter: dogdish

    FSX was easy. Just drop in a .wav file and select it in the sound settings. With all these packaged elements of MSFS, not sure how to go about it...

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    Simulate fsx locked spot view in fs 2200

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    Does anybody know how to simulate the fsx locked spot external view in fs2200? I always used that? Steve I've been a member for 10 years and I'm ...

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    mjmiller

    Plane doesnt follow autopilot

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    I have had the sim about a week now, everything seemed to be working ok big learning curve. This morning I took off in a cesna jet from Las Vegas to...

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    CDR_Shark

    Return to MSFS 2020, looking for new PC recommendations

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    Hey All, After several years of inactivity, I am preparing to return to swimming with the new release of MSFS2020! I'm in need of a new PC and...

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    stevetag

    How do I get the latest Patch and

    Thread Starter: stevetag

    I am on version 1.7.12, how do I get the latest patch? Also, I have a screwy profile name in the upper right hand corner, anyone know how to change...

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    bkmetz2x205

    Frame rates go down after changing weather for worse or better

    Thread Starter: bkmetz2x205

    Several times I have experienced a decrease of frame rates from the 30-40 range to the 18-20. This would be a gradual transition. In another post,...

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    stempski

    Quick access to Community Folder

    Thread Starter: stempski

    For those of us who install add on scenery, aircraft and anything that goes in the Community Folder, here's a way to make that easy and quick. ...

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