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    29Palms Scenery Design Announces Skiathos For MSFS 2020

    29Palms Scenery Designs announces Skiathos for Microsoft Flight Simulator. This will depict the current state of the airport on the Greek island, including the new apron and other new developments.

    July 28, 2021, 2:05 pm

    IndiaFoxtEcho Long-EZ Updated to v1.1.9

    IndiaFoxtEcho has announced an update to their Long-EZ for MSFS 2020. This is in response to the Microsoft Flight Simulator Sim Update 5 just released, but also includes some improvements to the cockpit and adds more LODs to the external model for better performance.

    July 28, 2021, 1:41 pm

    PMDG Notice Regarding Sim Update 5 And Their DC-6

    With Microsoft Flight Simulator Sim Update 5 now out, PMDG has further info on the necessary update to their Douglas DC-6 add-on. The update is now available to customers via their operations center. While primarily driven by MSFS 2020 SU5, a few other changes from their collection of service reports is also included.

    July 28, 2021, 11:48 am

    Carenado Updates Cessna 170B For MSFS 2020

    The team over at Carenado have released an update to their popular Cessna 170B for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Version 1.1 is mostly an Xbox update and fixes issues with the engine, camera positions and landing gear.

    July 28, 2021, 11:38 am

    Simworks Studios Updates Zenith And Okavango MSFS

    The just release update 5 for Microsoft Flight Simulator has broken made third party add-ons so we'll likely be hearing many announcements like this. Simworks Studios has announced updates for the Zenith CH701 aircraft and Okavango Delta scenery for MSFS 2020. Those who purchased from the FlightSim.Com Store can download the updates from their accounts now.

    July 28, 2021, 10:55 am

    Taburet - Singapore Malaysia 10m DEM for MSFS

    Taburet continues to bring more accurate terrain data to the MSFS 2020 world with the release of Singapore/Malaysia 10m DEM. It covers all of the two Asian countries with high resolution 10m DEM terrain data, building a more detailed terrain mesh and more accurate mountains, hills and valleys.

    July 27, 2021, 2:24 pm

    Microsoft Flight Simulator Released For Xbox

    For the first time, Microsoft Flight Simulator can be used on something other than a PC, with the release today of the Xbox Series X|S version of the sim. The release announcement describes MSFS 2020 with features PC users have become familiar with other the past year and are now available to Xbox users as well.

    July 27, 2021, 1:49 pm

    MSX Creations - YKAT Katoomba For MSFS 2020

    YKAT Katoomba, now available for MSFS 2020 from MSX Creations, is a small airfield west of Sydney, Australia. It's a great starting point to visit "The Three Sister" but offers challenging approaches on return. The scenery features over 400 hand-placed objects, custom buildings, PBR textures, custom night lighting and more.

    July 27, 2021, 1:19 pm

    Tutorial: Holds And ATC Communications

    Thecorporatepilotdad returns with another video tutorial for sim pilots who want to improve their IFR flight skills. This lesson covers holding patterns and hold entries in all their varieties, illustrated and demonstrated using MSFS 2020 though applicable to any sim. Realistic ATC communications are used with the help of a former air traffic controller.

    July 27, 2021, 11:02 am

    PMDG Issues Statement On Latest MSFS Update

    With a major update of Microsoft Flight Simulator expected today, PMDG has announced plans to simultaneously roll out an update for their Douglas DC-6 for MSFS 2020, as otherwise the current version will stop working as soon as a user updates the sim.

    July 27, 2021, 10:49 am

    M'M Simulations - LSZR St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport For MSFS 2020

    Visit the People's Airport St. Gallen-Altenrhein (LSZR) with the new MSFS 2020 scenery from M'M Simulations. A small airport on Lake Constance in Switzerland, it's a great place to explore this scenic part of the world. It includes a detailed terminal building, both interior and surroundings. Also custom ground texture, accurate infrastructure and custom night lighting.

    July 26, 2021, 4:27 pm

    FlyByWire Announces A32NX Beginners Guide

    FlyByWire Simulations have announced they are providing an in-depth beginner guide to their A32NX aircraft for MSFS 2020. It includes detailed information through different stages of flight so that you can begin your journey from a cold and dark state all the way to your destination gate.

    July 26, 2021, 2:45 pm

    Now Everyone Can Fly a SubSonex: MSFS 2020 Version Available

    Sonex Aircraft announces that the SubSonex JSX-2 is now available for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020. Developed by Ysim in cooperation with Sonex Aircraft, the plane offers remarkable fidelity with the handling qualities and the actual experience of flying a SubSonex. The experience is even better with VR goggles, such as Oculus devices.

    July 26, 2021, 2:27 pm

    Aerosoft's Simple Traffic - An Introduction

    Aerosoft announces Simple Traffic for MSFS 2020. It will improve Microsoft Flight Simulator AI traffic in two ways. First, it will show correct liveries and correct traffic routes between airports. Second it will optimize frame rates by using the lowest suitable resolution versions of AI aircraft models.

    July 26, 2021, 1:27 pm

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    stinger2k2

    Where did you fly today ?

    Thread Starter: stinger2k2

    Hi all, I thought that I would lighten the mood by throwing this one out there. For me, three flights today EGNH (Blackpool) to EGKK (Gatwick)...

    Last Post By: plainsman Yesterday, 09:10 AM Go to last post
    Aptosflier

    Is it just us guys here?

    Thread Starter: Aptosflier

    I'm curious. There are many actual women pilots. Are there any MSFS pilots of the female persuasion among us? Or are we just a bunch of boys with our...

    Last Post By: BushPilot Yesterday, 06:18 PM Go to last post
    davidc2

    Problem with 2021-07-27 MSFS update ???

    Thread Starter: davidc2

    Was able to get the MS Store portion, but launched the game and have been staring at a black screen for the past 20 minutes, CPU usage is at 8% ...

    Last Post By: davidc2 Yesterday, 09:28 PM Go to last post
    HAJOREI

    MSFS installation problem

    Thread Starter: HAJOREI

    Couldn't start MSFS for a few days. Hanged itself after checking for updates. Several attempts to restart, were unsuccessful. I then uninstalled...

    Last Post By: leegra Yesterday, 09:03 PM Go to last post
    Miahflyer

    JULY 27th UPDATE OF FS2020

    Thread Starter: Miahflyer

    Hello, Hi! Fellow MSFS2020 flyers, are there are some people flying the sim find it crushing a lot?. Since I have updated it I find it very anoying...

    Last Post By: wblackret Today, 12:56 AM Go to last post
    Doods

    msfs

    Thread Starter: Doods

    What size is the new update....I will wait for awhile if the servers are overloaded

    Last Post By: loki Yesterday, 11:10 AM Go to last post
    nsproles

    MSFS July 2021 Update strange things

    Thread Starter: nsproles

    I managed to download and install the update OK. All the new screens are there and all looks good. The sim opens in the same time it did before....

    Last Post By: jdhawaii Yesterday, 05:13 PM Go to last post
    VFRguy

    The community folder itch

    Thread Starter: VFRguy

    Now that I have added one item to my community folder should I start to worry about updates? It seems that every time that a new update comes along...

    Last Post By: tiger1962 Yesterday, 12:19 PM Go to last post