• What Settings Do I Use in the Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 Preview Build?

    FlightSim.Com Video Team member MrYorkiesWorld returns today with another video presentation on the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. In this video he discusses settings. He shows the settings he is using and demonstrates how the key is to balance the settings between great quality and smooth frame rates, while maintaining a low temperature on the GPU.

    August 13, 2020, 10:49 am

    VFR Circuit Around Catania Sicily in Microsoft Flight Simulator

    FlightSim.Com Video Team member MrYorkiesWorld returns today with another flight in the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. This time he takes up a Cessna 172 and visits the region of Catania in Sicily, starting from runway 26 and LICC. This will give a good look at the scenic Italian coast and the city itself.

    August 12, 2020, 11:45 am

    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.

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    Review: Aerosoft - Mega Airport Zurich Professional v2

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    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.

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    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.

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    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

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    August 13, 2020, 5:37 pm

    Aerosoft Previews First MSFS Airport Scenery

    Like many other developers, Aerosoft is hard at work creating add-ons for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. Today they have news and in-sim screen shots of their first big airport scenery which will be Brussels Airport in Belgium. The supplied pictures indicate development is well on its way.

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    Carenado Announces First Two MSFS Aircraft

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    FlightControlReplay v4.5 Out Soon

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    August 13, 2020, 12:24 pm

    Navigraph Discusses MSFS Plans

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    VSKYLABS Updates Fraundorfer Aeronautics Tensor 600X

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    August 12, 2020, 4:38 pm

    FSDreamTeam Further Preview Of O'Hare For MSFS

    Just announced a few days ago, more previews of Chicago O'Hare Airport for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator have been posted by FSDreamTeam. No new details are provided, just a nice group of images showing off the terminal area.

    August 12, 2020, 1:53 pm

    FSimStudios Previews Vancouver For MSFS

    While still primarily focused on developing scenery for Prepar3D v5, FSimStudios has announced their first project for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator: Vancouver. Two early WIP in-sim screen shots are included in the announcement. Vancouver for P3D v4 and v5 is reported to be coming soon.

    August 12, 2020, 1:38 pm

    Flysimware Updates Products To Support Prepar3D v5

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