• FSX

    TOGA Projects Envtex SP2 Released

    TOGA Projects announces Service Pack 2 for their Envtex product for FSX/P3D. Envtex offers a new immersion level to your flight simulator by replacing many default textures and effects. The update adds P3D v4.4 compatibility and integration with ASCA and REX Skyforce 3D plus many new textures.

    December 19, 2018, 9:41 am

    Gift Guide: Virtualcol - CRJ Series Pack

    Virtualcol's first new flight simulator product for 2017 is the CRJ Series Pack for FSX and P3D. It includes all variants -- the 200, 700, 900 and 1000 Series and over 100 liveries to choose from. Reviewer Michael Hayward found that he definitely enjoyed his time with the CRJ Pack, and describes his reactions in both words and in a video.

    December 18, 2018, 5:21 pm

    NL2000 v5.01 Released

    The NL2000 Team has surprised its users at Christmas with the first packages of the announced version 5. NL2000 is photo scenery of the entire Netherlands, which has always been very popular. It now supports FSX and Prepar3D including the latest version P3D v4. The new release is available in two resolutions to allow people with different computer specs to get the version best for them.

    December 18, 2018, 5:05 pm

    FlightSimExpo 2019 Launches Discounted Advance Registration

    FlightSimExpo 2019 is coming to Orlando in June 2019. Today advanced ticket sales have opened, and the first 200 people can purchase tickets at a reduced price. Registration includes full, two-day event access, entrance to all seminars and panels, morning refreshments on Saturday and Sunday, and free appetizers and drinks during a social event on Saturday afternoon.

    December 17, 2018, 4:00 pm

    FlightSoft Christmas Holiday Bundles

    For the holiday season FlightSoft offers up two Christmas Holiday Bundles. Each bundle includes four of their products, but at a greatly reduced price compared to buying each add-on individually. Flightsoft bundles let you fly to warm beaches or exotic Asian destinations in planes such as the DC-10 jetliner.

    December 16, 2018, 3:04 pm

    Flysimware Now In FlightSim.Com Store

    Today we would like to welcome Flysimware as the latest company to allow us to sell their products through our new FlightSim.Com Store. They have years of experience creating aircraft for our sims. From Flysimware you can fly anything from a 1917 Nieuport 24 to a modern Falcon 50 jet, or a vintage helicopter like the Bell 47G for FSX/P3D.

    December 16, 2018, 1:16 pm

    PPL Training Course Using A2A Cessna 172

    Are you a beginning flightsimmer who would like to learn how to fly like real pilots do? Most real world pilots begin by training for their PPL (private pilot license) and one of the most popular training aircraft is the Cessna 172. Peter Matthess has created a series of PPL training video on Youtube that will teach you to flying use the A2A Simulations C172.

    December 16, 2018, 10:49 am

    Gift Guide: Just Flight - Stinson L-5

    The Stinson L-5 is typical of the type of aircraft developed during WWII for duties such as liaison, artillery spotting, photo-reconnaissance and casualty evacuation. The Aeroplane Heaven Stinson L5 for FSX and Prepar3D, published by Just Flight, comes in seven liveries. Reviewer Nigel Porter found it to be nicely presented and both fun and challenging to fly.

    December 15, 2018, 3:14 pm

    Skysong Soundworks Releases Lockheed L-049 Constellation Sound Pack

    New from Skysong Soundworks is the Lockheed L-049 Constellation Sound Pack for FS2004 and FSX. The sounds are compiled from real world recordings for a truly immersive sound experience, both inside and outside the aircraft. It is suitable for a number of payware and freeware models.

    December 14, 2018, 4:39 pm

    Gift Guide: Drzewiecki Design - Seattle Airports X

    Seattle Airports X is the most complete, up-to-date, affordable and performance-friendly scenery package of five airports in the Seattle metropolitan area, Washington state, USA. This product is compatible with FSX, P3D and FSW. Reviewer Augusto Ferreira liked the five included airports enough that he considers the scenery a must-have for anyone flying the Pacific Northwest. (Also see our review of the X-Plane version)

    December 10, 2018, 5:48 pm

    Gift Guide: Flight1 / JSS Simulations - Transall C-160

    As we do each year around this time, we look back at some of our favorite reviews and repost them as "gift guides" to give you ideas for your favorite flightsimmer, or for yourself! The Transall C-160 from Flight1 and JSS Simulations comes with fully working systems including pressurization, highly detailed static elements including wheel chocks and pitot covers, 3D pilots and even a simulated discharge procedure. Reviewer Bill Stack puts the plane through its paces.

    December 9, 2018, 1:13 pm

    MPDesignStudio Releases SA316 Helicopter

    MPDesignStudio announces the release of their new Aerospatiale SA316 Alouette III helicopter for FSX and Prepar3D. Their seventh helicopter add-on, this one has features like twelve liveries, cockpit vibrations, fully simulated electronic equipment and more.

    December 9, 2018, 8:04 am

    Skysong Soundworks Now At FlightSim.Com Store

    Today we would like to welcome Skysong Soundworks as the latest developer to offer their full product line at our new FlightSim.Com Store. HD audio brings your simulator to life, and Aaron Swindle has been creating such flight simulator audio since 1996.

    December 6, 2018, 10:27 am

    Leonardo Previews New PBR Effects

    Just a few days after the release of Prepar3D v4.4, Leonardo Software House is already making good use of the new PBR feature on their aircraft. In comparison pictures, they demonstrate this gamechanging technology that allows for realistic reflections on metal.

    December 5, 2018, 11:19 am

    Review: Orbx CityScene Barcelona

    In this review Michael Hayward takes a look at the second release from Orbx in their CityScene range of products, CityScene Barcelona for FSX and Prepar3D. Created by Allen Kriesman, the scenery is incredibly detailed and brings the city to life with accurate and detailed buildings (thousands of them), vegetation, roads, important landmarks and so on.

    December 4, 2018, 2:12 pm

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