• Freeware Focus: Coromandel New Zealand

    For those still using FS2004 there is some great scenery waiting to be tried. In this article Joshua Moore showcases some freeware that he recently tried, Coromandel, New Zealand. This proves to be a beautiful part of the world and a great flying experience.

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    Willy's Corner - What Is A Mod/Add-On Really Worth?

    In this op-ed, Willy Canuck takes on the subject of mod/add-on quality and expectations. He argues that any add-on, payware or freeware, should be created with passion and only released when the developer has put their best effort into it, rather than rushing something to make a quick buck or just try to make a name for themself.

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    Freeware Focus: MSFS Airports

    In his latest video review, FilbertFlies gives a quick look at several of his favorite freeware airports for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Included are airports from around the world: US, Greece, India, New Zealand and Australia and from big international airports to small island destinations.

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    Review: Taburet - St. Mary's - Isles of Scilly For MSFS

    Islands make great flying destinations. The Scilly Islands off the southwest coast of the UK are quite scenic and have one airport, now offered by Taburet for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Reviewer Neil Birch takes a look at St. Mary's - Isles of Scilly and found it to be a welcome addition to the MSFS 2020 world.

    March 4, 2021, 8:03 am

    Tutorial: How To Use an Automatic Direction Finder

    thecorporatepilotdad, a real world corporate pilot, explains how to use an ADF or Automatic Direction Finder to track to and from an NDB or Non-Directional Beacon in MSFS 2020. NDBs are one of the oldest navigation systems still in current usage and knowing how to use them is still a basic skill expected of instrument rated pilots.

    March 2, 2021, 11:51 am

    Tutorial: Flight Recorder Freeware For MSFS

    How's your flying? It's quite useful to be able to review your flights, and so the freeware utility Flight Recorder for Microsoft Flight Simulator may well be something you'll want to try. In this quick video, FilbertFlies demonstrates both the installation and usage of this handy utility.

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  • Taburet - NightXP V2 Denmark and Norway for X-Plane 11

    Taburet expands their range of night scenery for X-Plane with the release of NightXP V2 Denmark And Norway. NightXP V2 introduces new lamps into the existing ecosystem and is designed to work together with default lights. It can be used with Vulkan or in OpenGL mode.

    March 8, 2021, 2:28 pm

    Perfect Flight - FSX Missions - Delta Bundle Pack

    Perfect Flight announces another missions bundle pack for FSX. Now available is FSX Missions - Delta Bundle Pack, which lets you fly the Delta Airlines A321, B717-200 and L-1011 Tristar. It recreates short and medium range flights covered by Delta Air Lines, with missions including flight briefings, check lists, crew announcements, etc.

    March 8, 2021, 2:05 pm

    Historic Airlines Group Expands TWA 727 Flights

    The Historic Airline Group has just revised their TWA 727 portfolio. With improved historic accuracy and using a 1968 timetable, they have increased available flights from 52 to 190, from 1968 for it was the first year the 727-200 joined the 727-100 fleet.

    March 8, 2021, 10:52 am

    WF Scenery Studio Previews Shanghai Pudong Airport P3D

    WF Scenery Studio (WFSS) has published some new screen shots of their upcoming Prepar3D scenery of Shanghai Pudong Airport (ZSPD). Progress on this P3D v4/v5 scenery is nearing completion, with just some time needed to refine the details.

    March 8, 2021, 9:56 am

    QualityWings Ultimate 787 FSX/P3D SP4 Released

    QualityWings has announced the release of a new service pack for their Ultimate 787 for FSX and Prepar3D. Service Pack 4 (Version 1.4.0) includes new features for the EFB, route entry and the enroute map feature.

    March 8, 2021, 9:35 am

    Rafael Santos - Ingamepanels Pack 6in1 for MSFS

    Developer Rafael Santos has upgraded his utility pack for Microsoft Flight Simulator to include a sixth utility called "Canvas" which allows you to take notes, like ATC instructions. This is in addition to the NAVMAP, Oculus VR IVAO VATSIM map, METAR viewer and VFRMap Enhanced already included.

    March 7, 2021, 10:47 am

    Zinertek - Enhanced Airport Graphics v1.5 Released

    Zinertek annouces the release of v1.5 of their Enhanced Airport Graphics For MSFS. This comprehensive texture pack upgrades all airports with more realistic runways and taxiways. This version includes improvements to the runways, taxiways and aprons, plus some optimizations and fixes.

    March 6, 2021, 6:17 pm

    DC Scenery Design Announces Alaska Scenery Sale

    Sure it's still winter so why not visit a place where they really know what winter is about--Alaska! DC Scenery Design announces a sale on all their Alaska airport destinations for Microsoft Flight Simulator. For a few days only get PAWK, PAPG and PAWG for MSFS 2020 for 25% off their regular prices at the FlightSim.Com Store.

    March 6, 2021, 1:39 pm

    TDS 737 MAX7 V3 Released

    Well known freeware development group Tenkuu Developers Studio (TDS) announces the release of the Boeing 737 MAX 7 v3 for FS2004 and Prepar3D v4. Because of the problem of unpermitted MSFS 2020 migration of FSX aircraft designs, they have chosen not to release an FSX version. The new base model is now available in the FlightSim.Com file library.

    March 6, 2021, 10:40 am

    Just Flight PA28R Arrow III MSFS Delayed

    Though keen to release this week, the PA28R Arrow III is still not quite ready, according to the latest announcement from Just Flight. They want to get it perfect before release so will spend the weekend implementing final changes, with release now anticipated for early next week.

    March 6, 2021, 9:52 am

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    South Oak Co - PHLU - Kalaupapa Hawaii for MSFS

    New to the FlightSim.Com Store is scenery developer South Oak Co and their first add-on for Microsoft Flight Simulator, PHLU - Kalaupapa Hawaii. Kalaupapa is a regional airport on the northern coast on the island of Molokai. The scenery features custom natural landscape and vegetation, custom coastlines with jagged volcanic rock, accurate airport buildings and runway and more.

    March 5, 2021, 4:56 pm

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