• Review: Virtualcol E190/E195 Series For MSFS

    This review video by Foxtrot Ostrich offers a quick view of the recently released E190/E195 Series from Virtualcol. This publisher is known for their reasonably priced aircraft add-ons that provide users a good value while not having to deal with the complexity of a "study level" aircraft.

    May 23, 2022, 2:27 pm

    Review: Aeroplane Heaven - P-51D Mustang

    The North American P-51D Mustang is undoubtedly one of the great planes of its era, so deserves a quality treatment when brought to MSFS 2020. According to reviewer Dale Ashcroft, designer Aeroplane Heaven has delivered, with a plane that he calls "an absolute work of art".

    May 22, 2022, 1:48 pm

    Milviz Cessna 310R Real Pilot Lesson

    Laurie Doering presents a new video tutorial on flying the recently released Milviz Cessna 310R GA twin. This Cessna is the most systems intense general aviation aircraft released to date for Flight Simulator. With the systems depth modelled in this aircraft it is possible to follow the sequential real world operational checklists from startup to shutdown offering unparalleled realism in the home computer.

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    PMDG 737-700: A Live Lesson With A Real World Pilot

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    Review: Aerosoft - Airport Stuttgart XP

    Reviewer Joshua Moore likes most Aerosoft airports, finding that they have a noticeable aura. Their Airport Stuttgart for X-Plane, is no exception, he says. However, while overall he does like the airport he does find that some of the textures would benefit from improvement.

    May 8, 2022, 5:40 pm

    MSFS 2020 Real World Comparison

    Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 is the most real looking sim we've seen. But just how real is it? The only best way to say is by actually doing a fly-off, real world vs sim. Laurie Doering has done just that, departing Brantford Airport (CYFD) and flying to Burlington, Ontario in a Vans RV-9A sport airplane. The identical flight path was followed in Flight Simulator using the ForeFlight navigation app.

    May 5, 2022, 7:50 pm

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  • VSKYLABS 'Test-Pilot': F-19 WIP Screen Shots

    VSKYLABS has taken to Facebook with another extensive post on their work-in-progress F-19 Stealth Fighter for X-Plane. This post concentrates mostly on the F-19 engines and how decisions were made on what to use and their features. Also included is a set of new screen shots.

    May 26, 2022, 3:51 pm

    iniScene Releases KBUF For MSFS 2020

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    May 26, 2022, 3:16 pm

    Xometry - Eagle County Released For MSFS

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    May 26, 2022, 3:08 pm

    Taburet - Swiss TLM3D Forest MSFS

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    May 26, 2022, 1:24 pm

    MSFS Top Gun Maverick Expansion Released

    The Microsoft Flight Simulator team announces the release of their free "Top Gun: Maverick" expansion, now available for MSFS 2020. Included is a special livery for the F/A-18E Super Hornet, training missions using the Hornet, high-speed and carrier ops challenges, plus a new hypersonic aircraft that can fly at Match 10.

    May 25, 2022, 8:48 pm

    MicroProse Teases A New Era

    In a short and cryptic Twitter message, long-time publisher MicroProse has announced "A New Era Is Coming". This is accompanied by a single image of an AH-64D Apache helicopter inside a hangar.

    May 25, 2022, 6:28 pm

    Simworks Studios - Vans RV-14 for MSFS Updated

    SimWorks Studios brings an exciting new general aviation aircraft to the MSFS 2020 world with the release of the Vans RV-14. Touted for its performance, be it aerobatics or fuel economy, the RV-14 is arguably the best kit aircraft out there. The first update to the plane is now available.

    May 25, 2022, 6:12 pm

    Verticalsim Releases KOMA Omaha-Eppley For MSFS

    Vertical announces the release of KOMA Omaha-Eppley Airfield for MSFS 2020. It is based on the 2022 layout of the airport and features a full scale interior with animated passengers, various landmarks, custom signage and more.

    May 25, 2022, 2:39 pm

    NZA Simulations Releases NZMC - Mount Cook Region

    NZA Simulations announces the release of NZMC - Mt Cook Region, South Island, New Zealand, Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 add-on – PC Edition. This new scenery includes two airports, Mt. Cook (NZMC) and Glentanner Aerodrome (NZGT). Also includes Twizel Medical Center (NTTW) plus local landmarks.

    May 25, 2022, 2:23 pm

    Fulcrum One Throttle Kickstarter

    Flightsimmers interested in a new throttle quadrant will want to check out the new Kickstarter campaign for the Fulcrum One Throttle Quadrant. It is a follow up product to the Fulcrum One Yoke which has been very well received from both enthusiast flight simmers and real world pilots.

    May 24, 2022, 9:02 pm

    What's Next For Flightbeam?

    Like most developers, Flightbeam Studios is often asked what they are working on, and have now answered via their website blog. They've announced scenery for KMSP, KSFO and KPHX for MSFS 2020 and hinted at further projects. These are not ports from other sims but extensive re-makes.

    May 24, 2022, 8:49 pm

    Magknight 787 Aviator's Edition v1.8.0 Released

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