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      FlightSim.Com Scheduled Maintenance - Complete

      While FlightSim.Com maintains a record of pretty much 100% up time, on occasion we do have to take the site offline to do some work. On Tuesday at 9 am EDT we will be moving the site to new servers as a planned upgrade. While the change is being made the site, including FlightSim.Com, TrainSim.Com and the FlightSim.Com Store will be offline. Update: Now complete, please report any problems.

      May 17, 2022, 9:26 pm

      FSLabs Updated Road Map

      After being quiet for a few months, now FSLabs offers a detailed update on the development plans. The have been investigating MSFS 2020 and are now planning on bringing many of their aircraft to that platform. They are also working on the A320 NEO, Concorde and A330 for Prepar3D and are planning an update to their A319/A320/A321 series.

      May 13, 2022, 10:06 pm

      Scotland "Nessie" Weekend Achievement Flights

      DigitalThemePark announces a continuation of their Discover-Europe Series. Join in on group flights in MSFS, Prepar3D, FSX or X-Plane exploring Scotland. Leader "Griphos" has created nine wonderful flights for participants to explore the region.

      May 12, 2022, 1:12 pm

      Flight1 Releases FSHUD For Prepar3D v4/v5

      Flight1 Software announces the release of FSHud, a a true manager of air traffic - not just a voice of an Air Traffic Controller. Manage your flight plan and communications with ATC through an advanced, yet easy to use, simulator-integrated panel. It's all done in accordance with aviation standards and regulations, with clearances and instructions given at the correct time. An MSFS 2020 version is reported to be in the works.

      May 4, 2022, 9:18 pm

      Virtavia - Short Stirling For Prepar3D

      Virtavia is pleased to announce a new aircraft for Prepar3D, the Short Stirling, a WWII era British four engine bomber. Included are three variants. The plane features PBR materials throughout, VR support, detailed cockpit, working Lorentz Indicator and Beam Approach Indicator and more.

      May 1, 2022, 3:17 pm

      SimBitWorld - A Pilot's Live v2 Released

      A Pilot's Life - Chapter 2 from SimBitWorld simulates the career of a commercial airline pilot, by generating your schedules, tracking and scoring your flights, rewarding you weekly according to your contract type and much more. It works with FSX, Prepar3D, X-Plane and MSFS 2020.

      April 30, 2022, 9:33 pm

      Review: Sim-wings Anchorage Pro P3D

      Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport is an interesting place, a busy crossroads in the far north with both the international airport and the adjacent Lake Hood where you will find small planes on floats. Reviewer Alex Dickinson enjoyed his time visiting the area in Anchorage Professional by Sim-Wings and published by Aerosoft. Although he found room for improvement in some airport textures he was generally pleased at the scenery as a great starting point for visiting Alaska.

      April 23, 2022, 2:08 pm

      Final Approach Simulations - MBPV Providenciales Int'l

      New from Final Approach Simulations is scenery of MBPV Providenciales International Airport, the main airport serving the Turks and Caicos Islands and a popular vacation destination. It features a detailed main terminal with interior, detailed custom runways, general aviation FBO packed with dozens of unique private jets and much more.

      April 21, 2022, 8:02 pm

      WF Scenery Studio Beijing Airport Near Completion

      WF Scenery Studio has released some new screen shots and announced that their Beijing Capital International Airport v2 (ZBAA) scenery for Prepar3D is nearing completion. Beijing Capital is one of the two international airports serving the city, and one of the world's busiest.

      April 19, 2022, 5:21 pm

      FlightSim.Com Store Easter Sale 2022

      For many of us it's the start of Spring and this Sunday is also Easter, so it's time for the annual FlightSim.Com Store Easter Sale. This weekend there are hundreds of great flightsim add-ons on sale at the store from manyof the best developers. Please visit the store now and stock up your virtual hangar.

      April 16, 2022, 3:30 pm

      Today In Aviation: Hawker Hunter vs Tower Bridge

      This time around we're remembering something slightly different, the Hawker Hunter Tower Bridge incident of 1968. The incident occurred on 5 April 1968, when RAF Hawker Hunter pilot Alan Pollock performed unauthorised low flying over several London landmarks and then flew through the span of Tower Bridge on the River Thames. His actions were to mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of the RAF.

      April 5, 2022, 2:54 pm

      Interview with Alex Vletsas of Simworks Studios

      Simworks Studios has a good history of bringing quality aircraft to flight simulator users, including the latest MSFS 2020. Their latest Kodiak 100 for example has been very popular. Here we get the chance to meet studio director Alex Vletsas in this interview conducted by AvAngel.

      April 2, 2022, 2:00 pm

      RDShade Released For Prepar3D

      Announcing the release of RDShade, the ultimate shader and tweaking tool for Prepar3D. Customize your Prepar3D like never before, adjusting countless values to get your simulator to look even more realistic. Creating a preset and adjusting your shaders has never been easier with our live editing capabilities!

      March 26, 2022, 6:54 pm

      Bluegrass And WestWind Airlines Great Australian Rally 2022

      Bluegrass and WestWind Airlines announces Great Australian Air Rally 2022 (GAAR). The rally consists of 10 daily legs. Flight information will be made available for FS2004, FSX, P3D and X-Plane, together with details to enable MSFS flights.

      March 25, 2022, 2:43 pm

      FlightSim.Com Store Saint Patricks Weekend Sale

      With the Saint Patricks's Day holiday this week, plus the nearby start of spring, a number of flightsim add-on authors and publishers are running sales this weekend at the FlightSim.Com Store. Save today up to 50% off the regular prices of many aircraft and scenery add-ons.

      March 19, 2022, 2:57 pm

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