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    Sofly Guide To Flight Simulator MSFS 2020 Update To v1.50

    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 222 pages with the inclusion of an A320neo tutorial flight and information on the Japan update.

    October 1, 2020, 1:46 pm

    MSFS 2020 VR Closed Beta Information

    VR is coming to the new Microsoft Flight Simulator and the design team is looking for qualified beta testers. The closed beta will be in two phases. The first phase will focus on Windows Mixed Reality Devices (WMR HMDs). The second phase will expand to include additional devices. You can sign up now and see if you are selected.

    October 1, 2020, 12:00 pm

    SamScene3D Announces Tokyo Landmarks

    Landmarks add-ons seem to be popular for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator and today SamScene3D adds a new one with the announcement of Tokyo Landmarks. This is a redesign of the Tokyo city area in MSFS 2020 according to the geographical position of objects to bring out the best of in-built photogrammetry.

    October 1, 2020, 11:37 am

    Fsdreamteam Updates Key West

    Fsdreamteam has released an improved version of their Key West scenery for Microsoft Flight Simulator. MSFS 2020 pilots can now see new scenerry of Fort Jefferson and Loggerhead Island. Key West NAS has been further enhanced, new custom landmarks included and more.

    October 1, 2020, 9:39 am

    DC Scenery Design - KTBR - Statesboro–Bulloch County For MSFS

    Now available from DC Scenery Design for Microsoft Flight Simulator is KTBR - Statesboro–Bulloch County Airport in Georgia, USA. This GA airport for MSFS 2020 is enhanced with detailed HD hangars, buldings and objects with PBR textures. It also features detailed HD ground, full night lighting, accurate runway and taxiways, etc.

    September 30, 2020, 5:52 pm

    Aerosoft WIP Previews Of Cologne Bonn Airport For MSFS

    Aerosoft is working hard on developing add-ons for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. One of these is, for example, the Aerosoft Airport Cologne-Bonn. Today they've released some new WIP screen shots in MSFS 2020 to give you some insight on the progress.

    September 30, 2020, 10:24 am

    MSFS World Update I: Japan (Patch Version 1.9.3) Released

    The recently announced "World Upate I: Japan" for Microsoft Flight Simulator has now been released. Patch v1.9.3 enhances the scenery of the island nation of Japan, but that's just the start. It also adds several landing challenges, new airports outside Japan, 60 airport improvements, added control towers at US airports, and improvements to aerodynamics, planes, UI and more.

    September 29, 2020, 1:32 pm

    Rolling Cumulus - Devil's Cauldrons - Episode 1 for MSFS

    Adventure creator Rolling Cumulus announces the release of their first product for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator: Devil's Cauldrons - Episode I. In these MSFS 2020 bush flying missions visit eight of the world's great volcanoes. Detailed maps and instructions are provided along with a sound history of each volcano.

    September 29, 2020, 1:16 pm

    Milviz Previews MV310 Cockpit

    Back in August Milviz announced a number of planes for the new Microsoft Flight Siulator, including the C-310 light twin. Today they've provided a single screen show showing the cockpit, but there is still no timeframe available for release.

    September 29, 2020, 10:40 am

    Wing42 Shows Float Version Of Lockheed Vega

    Aircraft designer Wing42 continues to work on their Lockheed Vega for Microsoft Flight Simulator. In today's update, the MSFS 2020 vintage aircraft is shown on floats flying over the water. The developer reports there is still a lot of work to be done but it looks good so far.

    September 29, 2020, 10:21 am

    Op-Ed: What Happened to the Flight Sim Community?

    MrYorkiesWorld has been a long time member of the flightsim community, but doesn't like problems he has seen more recently especially around the time of the announcement and release of MSFS 2020. He offers his experiences and opinions of where we are today, how we got here, and how we need to weed out ever-growing problems he sees.

    September 28, 2020, 5:51 pm

    DC Scenery Design Releases SNPJ Patrocinio Brazil For MSFS

    New from DC Scenery Design is SNPJ - Patrocinio Brazil for MSFS 2020. Patrocinio is a municipality in the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil and one of the most important coffee producing areas of Brazil. The airport features a single 3938x98 foot asphalt runway and has no control tower. The scenery features HD textures, custom night lighting and more.

    September 28, 2020, 1:30 pm

    TopSkills - Flight Planning With MSFS Video

    For many years, Bill Stack of TopSkills has been creating training books and videos to teach flightsimmers realistic aviation skills. Today he announces the release of his first video specifically for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator: Flight Planning In MSFS. The video covers how to plan by VFR and IFR flights, including you departure and destination airports, route types, cruising altitudes and much more.

    September 28, 2020, 12:56 pm

    Black Box Simulation Releases L-19 Bird Dog

    Black Box Simulations announces the release of their first creation for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator, the L-19 Bird Dog. The MSFS 2020 version of this light utility aircraft includes a standard version, plus an amphibian model and a bush plane variant on tundra tires. A variety of military and civilian paint schemes are also included.

    September 28, 2020, 9:49 am

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    Vegetation seems way off in terms of size. Based on what I’ve seen, trees are 3 to 4 times higher than it should. Look how strange they are in...

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    johnclift

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    Yurikane

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    Thread Starter: Yurikane

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    I am sorry if this is in the wrong section, however I am having some challenges with the TWCS Throttle,...When I throttle up, I have to slide it all...

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    KiloWatt

    Cheers for now and enjoy!

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