• Op-Ed: What Happened to the Flight Sim Community?

    MrYorkiesWorld has been a long time member of the flightsim community, but doesn't like problems he has seen more recently especially around the time of the announcement and release of MSFS 2020. He offers his experiences and opinions of where we are today, how we got here, and how we need to weed out ever-growing problems he sees.

    September 28, 2020, 5:51 pm

    Fly With That One Pilot Chick #5

    Author Ron Blehm knows a young woman pilot in Washington State who shares her flight training and flying adventures online and through videos. His idea was that it would be fun for flight simmers to join in on her adventures, flying the same routes and sharing their experiences. Since the series started she has gotten her instrument and commercial ratings and so has moved on to more advanced flights. Join in to see the feedback from #4 and try the new flight here in #5.

    September 24, 2020, 11:09 am

    Review: Milviz T-38A Talon Redux

    With a name like Milviz you'd expect high quality military aircraft add-ons. According to reviewer Dale Ashcroft that's just what Prepar3D v4 pilots will get with the T-38A Talon Redux. This "study level" supersonic trainer is great looking and well modelled, much fun and challenging to fly.

    September 21, 2020, 3:58 pm

    KerrSpectives - A Thinking Man's Guide To Add-ons

    Author Kenneth J. Kerr returns with another "KerrSpective", this time looking at the early batch of add-ons for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. In just a month there are aircraft, scenery, liveries and more to try, though some are still pretty basic. Kenneth has already tried a bunch of them and offers some thoughts about what is already available and the future of add-ons for MSFS 2020.

    September 18, 2020, 6:01 pm

    Microsoft Flight Simulator Performance & Benchmark Analysis

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    September 15, 2020, 12:03 pm

    Op-Ed: A Beginners View of Flight Simulator 2020

    Neil Birch has been involved in flight simulators pretty much right from the beginning. In this op-ed he shares a bit of his history and then takes a look at the newest Microsoft Flight Simulator. Like many, Neil has specific types of flying he likes to do and after some initial issues he's coming around to liking the new MSFS 2020 and has even started creating his own scenery for it.

    September 12, 2020, 11:29 am

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  • Golden Age Simulations - Aeronca LC for FSX/P3D

    Golden Age Simulations expands their range of vintage light aircraft for FSX/P3D with the release of the Aeronca LC. This cabin class monoplane was built in small numbers in the 1930's and featured a radial engine, streamlining and a cantilever low wing. Both land and float plane versions are included, with high-res textures, fully animated cockpit, custom sound, etc.

    September 28, 2020, 4:20 pm

    DC Designs Concorde - The Legend Flies Again!

    The new P3D/FSX Concorde developed by DC Designs features a highly detailed 3D model based on extensive research and visits to museum-exhibit aircraft, with a fully animated exterior model including all access doors, engine inlet ramps, thrust-reverse buckets and control surfaces.

    September 28, 2020, 3:06 pm

    DC Scenery Design Releases SNPJ Patrocinio Brazil For MSFS

    New from DC Scenery Design is SNPJ - Patrocinio Brazil for MSFS 2020. Patrocinio is a municipality in the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil and one of the most important coffee producing areas of Brazil. The airport features a single 3938x98 foot asphalt runway and has no control tower. The scenery features HD textures, custom night lighting and more.

    September 28, 2020, 1:30 pm

    TopSkills - Flight Planning With MSFS Video

    For many years, Bill Stack of TopSkills has been creating training books and videos to teach flightsimmers realistic aviation skills. Today he announces the release of his first video specifically for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator: Flight Planning In MSFS. The video covers how to plan by VFR and IFR flights, including you departure and destination airports, route types, cruising altitudes and much more.

    September 28, 2020, 12:56 pm

    Flight1 Releases Prepar3D v5 Versions of Ultimate Terrain

    Flight One Software and Scenery Solutions have released Prepar3D v5 installers of all v2 editions of Ultimate Terrain. Ultimate Terrain is an excellent product if you are wanting to make P3D v5 as visually accurate as possible. Roads, Rivers, Streams, Landclass, Waterclass, and more is packed into Ultimate Terrain.

    September 28, 2020, 11:23 am

    Black Box Simulation Releases L-19 Bird Dog

    Black Box Simulations announces the release of their first creation for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator, the L-19 Bird Dog. The MSFS 2020 version of this light utility aircraft includes a standard version, plus an amphibian model and a bush plane variant on tundra tires. A variety of military and civilian paint schemes are also included.

    September 28, 2020, 9:49 am

    Airfield Canada Previews Halifax Stanfield Airport At Night

    Since it was announced in July, Airfield Canada has provided regular updates on their upcoming Halifax Stanfield Airport scenery in Nova Scotia, Canada, for X-Plane. This latest update showcases the airport at night.

    September 28, 2020, 9:30 am

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    DC Scenery Design - KTBR - Statesboro–Bulloch County Airport

    Now available from DC Scenery Design for X-Plane 11 is KTBR - Statesboro–Bulloch County Airport in Georgia, USA. This GA airport is enhanced with detailed HD hangars, buldings and objects with PBR textures. It also features detailed HD ground, full night lighting, accurate runway and taxiways, etc.

    September 27, 2020, 8:31 am

    New France VFR Product: Poitou-Charentes VFR 3DA

    France VFR announces the release of a new scenery of Poitou-Charentes VFR 3DA for Prepar3D v4 and v5. This regional scenery includes many airports and cities. It features enhanced ground textures, high definition mesh, obstacle and VFR landmarks plus many other objects and buildings integrated into the environment.

    September 26, 2020, 3:45 pm

    Orbx Releases Bryce Canyon For MSFS

    Orbx announces the release of another scenery for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator: Bryce Canyon Airport. MSFS 2020 pilots can now explore the National Parks of the Southwest which are nearby, such as Zion, Grand Staircase, Arches and Monument Valley. The airport itself feature ultra-high details in the buildings and objects.

    September 26, 2020, 1:33 pm

    Drzewiecki Design Releases Moscow Landmarks MSFS v1.1

    Today Drzewiecki Design announces an update for their Moscow Landmarks MSFS package that upgrades the Russian capital with custom made buildings and other points of interest. The upgrade, which is free to previous customers, includes new custom made buildings around the city, custom airport ground layouts and light at Vnukovo and Domodedovo airports and various fixes.

    September 26, 2020, 12:51 pm

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