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    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

    Virtual Festival of Aerobatic Teams 2018

    The Virtual Festival of Aerobatic Teams or VFAT is a big international airshow like RIAT or MAKS. The pilots mostly simulate the displays of real aerobatic teams like the Patrouille Suisse, Thunderbirds, Blue Angels, Russian Knights and Blue Impulse, however, many teams also create their own spectacular displays instead of simulating real life counterparts. Held annually since 2007, the event is live streamed for anyone to watch.

    December 4, 2018, 1:02 pm

    FlightSim.Com Christmas Logo Competition

    To celebrate the festive period, FlightSim.Com is inviting members to redesign the existing FlightSim.Com logo, into a Christmas themed version. Bill Womack from Orbx has kindly agreed to be the judge, with the top three designs all receiving a First Class Membership for a year. The winning entry will be used for the duration of the Christmas period.

    December 3, 2018, 11:03 am

    AFS-design Now Available At FlightSim.Com Store

    AFS-design is the lastest developer to offer their products through our new FlightSim.Com Store. For some ten years now AFS-design has been offering aircraft and scenery add-ons for Microsoft Flight Simulator and more recently also for Prepar3D.

    December 1, 2018, 4:04 pm

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