• Gibraltar And Surrounding Areas In Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020

    FlightSim.Com Video Team member MrYorkiesWorld returns today with another video preview of the upcoming Microsoft Flight Simulator. In this new video by request he takes a look at Gibraltar and the surrounding area, a rather unique and scenic are that well shows off what the new MSFS can do.

    August 11, 2020, 11:44 am

    An Introduction To The New Microsoft Flight Simulator

    Another member of our Official FlightSim.Com Video Team, MrYorkiesWorld has also been busy flying the new Microsoft Flight Simlator and today offers a new video and some screen shots sharing his experience with the new sim. In the video he explores some of the exciting locations within MSFS and also demonstrates some of the weather effects. Take a look and then leave your comments and requests for future videos.

    August 10, 2020, 11:01 am

    Microsoft Flight Simulator - Can I Run It?

    A lot of people have questions about the new Microsoft Flight Simulator, and few are more pressing than "Can I run it?" In this article and video, Michael Hayward attempts to answer this question by looking at his own system and showing the results.

    August 7, 2020, 1:10 pm

    Review: Aerosoft - Mega Airport Zurich Professional v2

    Our reviewer MrYorkiesWorld has wanted to visit Zurich and has now been able to do so virtually using Mega Airport Zurich Professional v2 published by Aerosoft for P3D v4 and v5. He offers his opinions here, finding himself extremely impressed with the scenery, as it looks good and performs well.

    August 5, 2020, 4:13 pm

    Flight Simulator 2020 First Impressions

    We all know you're eager to get a look at the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. Michael Hayward is one of the FlightSim.Com team members with early access to the new simulator and has been putting in many hours of flying. With a brief text introduction, here he offers a video of his first impressions.

    August 2, 2020, 10:55 am

    Neil's Great Scottish Tour For X-Plane 11 Vol. 3

    Come along with Neil Birch as he continues Neil's Great Scottish Tour for X-Plane with Volume 3. Neil loves to show off his home territory in the UK, acting as a tour guide for some low and slow fight among the area's historic and natural features. The trip continues through Scotland from Castle Kennedy to Arran.

    July 30, 2020, 11:59 am

    Where in the World Feature 126

    The Where In The World series challenge from Ron Blehm continues. Last month's "sky harbor" proved an interesting challenge, with many being successful. This month is something different, a former military base that's not even normally open, except for a special fly-in event. Can you figure out where it is?

    July 27, 2020, 4:48 pm

    Review: Orbx Caernarfon Airport for X-Plane 11

    it's always nice to have a reviewer who knows the airfield under review, and reviewer Paul Mort fits the bill in examining Caernarfon Airport in Wales published by Orbx. He was very pleased with the stunning scenery and now considers it one of his favorite airports.

    July 23, 2020, 9:35 am

    Review: Orbx - Fresno Yosemite International Airport

    Reviewer Andrew Parish was pleased to follow on his previous Orbx scenery review with another scenery in the same area, Fresno Yosemite International Airport in California. Having done his research he was pleased to find that the scenery lived up to his expectations and thought this was a must have scenery.

    July 19, 2020, 11:40 am

    Ratty's Ramblings - Getting Around

    Author Ian Radcliffe has been flightsimming for a long time -- since 1984 and FS2 on a Commodore 64. In an effort to give something back after all these years of enjoyment, Ian has offered a series of articles that will offer hints, insights and suggestions to enrich the flight simulator experience. Here he shares the most basic of VFR navigation skills, presents a bad case of distraction and as usual presents an interesting flight to share.

    July 16, 2020, 9:34 am

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  • MSFS Fly-In Events

    A little behind the scenes look as what's been going on during the Microsoft Flight Simulator development: "Virtually every weekend starting in February, our Community has hosted "Fly-in" events in order to help test our Multiplayer mode. From IFR flights over the Caribbean, to scenic tours of Hong Kong, to STOL Drag Racing, there is a wide range of events for every type of pilot and skill level."

    August 12, 2020, 10:23 am

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    LatinVFR Announces Miami KMIA For MSTS

    Coming soon... Another scenery developer is jumping in to the new Microsoft Flight Simulator platform. With no details offered and only a single screen shot LatinVFR has announced that they will be developing Miami International Airport KMIA for MSFS.

    August 11, 2020, 5:44 pm

    Runway 26 Simulations Releases KBCT XP

    Runway 26 Simulations announces the release of Boca Raton Airport KBCT for X-Plane 11. It is accurately modeled with HD ground textures, PBR materials, ground traffic, etc.

    August 11, 2020, 5:35 pm

    FSDreamTeam Bringing GSX To MSFS

    In a brief Facebook post, accompanied by some screen shots, developer FSDreamTeam (FSDT) has announced that they are bringing their popular GSX Ground Services add-on to the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. This will add things like pushback trucks, refueling, caterin vehicles and more.

    August 11, 2020, 5:21 pm

    TopSkills – Using Air Traffic Control for VFR v2 Released

    TopSkills creates training videos and e-books to help flightsimmers learn real world procedures and skills. Today they announce the release of Using Air Traffic Control for VFR v2, an updated video that aims to raise the skills of VFR pilots so that they can better use the services of ATC in the simulator.

    August 11, 2020, 1:18 pm

    FS2Crew Announces Pushback Express For MSFS

    Utility developer FS2Crew announces their second product for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. The title is Pushback Express, which gives a pretty good clue what the utility is about. However, due to NDA and business reasons they are not yet able to give any more details.

    August 11, 2020, 10:59 am

    EnviFlight Studio Update On CRJ-700 XP

    Andrzej Borysewicz, one of developers over at EnviFlight Studio, has shared some WIP images of their CRJ-700 Series for X-Plane 11. Engines and wings are not modeled yet.

    August 11, 2020, 10:48 am

    Aerobask Previews Falcon 8X Avionics

    Aircraft designer Aerobask announced on Facebook a new video they've produced showing the avionics and CMF/AFIS screens and tabs for their upcoming Falcon 8X for X-Plane. No further details are provided. They've been working on this plane for over a year now.

    August 10, 2020, 4:02 pm

    UK2000 Scenery MSFS Update

    Developer UK2000 Scenery has some news on their plans for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. They intend to fully embrace MSFS and will be actively developing scenery for it. This will of course take time, as existing scenery cannot simply be ported over to the new sim. They intend to fully remake each scenery and it will take a long time.

    August 10, 2020, 3:40 pm

    Aerosoft - Vidan Design Aarhus X Released

    Vidan Design announces the release of Aarhus X scenery for FSX and Prepar3D, published by Aerosoft. This is a highly detailed recreation of the airport EKAH in Denmark. The scenery features a highly detailed terminal, dynamic apron lights, custom ground support vehicles, photoreal ground textures, custom military buildings and more.

    August 10, 2020, 2:07 pm

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