• Review: Milviz T-38A Talon Redux

    With a name like Milviz you'd expect high quality military aircraft add-ons. According to reviewer Dale Ashcroft that's just what Prepar3D v4 pilots will get with the T-38A Talon Redux. This "study level" supersonic trainer is great looking and well modelled, much fun and challenging to fly.

    September 21, 2020, 3:58 pm

    KerrSpectives - A Thinking Man's Guide To Add-ons

    Author Kenneth J. Kerr returns with another "KerrSpective", this time looking at the early batch of add-ons for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. In just a month there are aircraft, scenery, liveries and more to try, though some are still pretty basic. Kenneth has already tried a bunch of them and offers some thoughts about what is already available and the future of add-ons for MSFS 2020.

    September 18, 2020, 6:01 pm

    Microsoft Flight Simulator Performance & Benchmark Analysis

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    September 15, 2020, 12:03 pm

    Op-Ed: A Beginners View of Flight Simulator 2020

    Neil Birch has been involved in flight simulators pretty much right from the beginning. In this op-ed he shares a bit of his history and then takes a look at the newest Microsoft Flight Simulator. Like many, Neil has specific types of flying he likes to do and after some initial issues he's coming around to liking the new MSFS 2020 and has even started creating his own scenery for it.

    September 12, 2020, 11:29 am

    Review: Jenn Aviation Brewster F2A Buffalo

    Reviewer Michael Hayward takes a look at the first add-on aircraft creation from Jenn Aviation. The Brewster F2A Buffalo served with the US Navy and Finland during WWII. This low-cost add gives you the chance to fly this warbird and even try some carrier ops. Michael found it to be a fascinating plane historically and pleasant to fly.

    September 8, 2020, 1:29 pm

    Making Your Own Scenery MSFS 2020 - Australia Pack

    Even without the complete SDK being available, it is still possible to create scenery for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. In this video tutorial, vLegion_ shows you how to build some fantastic stuff in MSFS 2020. Links to necessary tools such as Blender Exporter, Catchup Pro and more are also included in the text.

    September 5, 2020, 12:17 pm

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  • 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

    Orbx - Welcome to TrueEarth Southern California for P3Dv4+

    TrueEarth Southern California, the final addition in the Orbx range of TrueEarth US regions for P3D, is coming soon, completing the US west coast The TrueEarth series represents innovative technology combined with relentless hard work to provide a truly realistic representation of the area.

    September 23, 2020, 10:04 am

    Just Flight/DC Designs Concorde Update

    Last we heard, the Concorde being created for P3D by DC Designs was ready for release, but today publisher Just Flight has released some more teaser screen shots, all taken in Prepar3D v5. It's still described as "soon to be released".

    September 23, 2020, 9:50 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

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    September 23, 2020, 8:56 am

    CR1-Software Announces Fall Sale

    CR1-Software announces a fall sale with big savings on their two aircraft available for FSX and Prepar3D. They offer the Ford Tri-Motor and the Aeronca Champ for only $8 versus the normal $36. Check out these great looking planes now at the FlightSim.Com Store.

    September 22, 2020, 5:56 pm

    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

    Windsock Simulations Preview Madrid Night Environment

    Windsock Simulations continues to preview their upcoming X-Plane scenery of Madrid-Barajas Airport, now with some Night Environment views. For progress they report expecting to enter beta testing by the middle of next month.

    September 21, 2020, 10:42 am

    TorqueSim Updates BN-2 Islander

    X-Plane developer TorqueSim have updated their popular BN-2 Islander to version 1.1.2. This update consists of a variety of bug fixes which have been integrated to improve the Islander.

    September 21, 2020, 10:03 am

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