• MSFS

    Photosim Labs MSFS Release Plans

    Scenery developer Photosim Labs has announced additional plans in regards to releases for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. Those who buy their TISX scenery for Prepar3D will receive a discount on the MSFS version. They also state that their previously announced Cuba scenery will now be released for MSFS before Prepar3D and that there is a lot more Caribbean scenery coming for both P3D and MSFS.

    August 13, 2020, 5:51 pm

    PILOT'S GesmbH Previews Alicante For MSFS

    Today long time developer PILOT'S reveals that they too are jumping into developing for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. The announcement includes screen shots but few other details of upcoming scenery for LEAL Alicante Airport in Spain. They previously released this same airport for P3D v5.

    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.

    August 13, 2020, 5:22 pm

    Carenado Announces First Two MSFS Aircraft

    Today in a brief Facebook post, aircraft developer Carenado announced they are working on two aircraft for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. The new aircraft are the CT182T Skylane and the M20R Ovation, both of which they have previously released for other sims. They say these will be ready soon.

    August 13, 2020, 5:09 pm

    FlightControlReplay v4.5 Out Soon

    Announcing FlightControlReplay Professional v4.5, one of the most complete flight recording software systems. It permits you to record and play flight situations plus many more useful things. It works with FSX and Prepar3D v1, v2, v3, v4. It will also now support the new Microsoft Flight Simulator.

    August 13, 2020, 12:24 pm

    Navigraph Discusses MSFS Plans

    Another developer chimes in with their plans for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. To support MSFS, Navigraph will offer charts and FMS data. The video presentation also goes into the importance of having unified data across all parts of the flightsim ecosystem, which Navigraph will enable by offering APIs to developers.

    August 13, 2020, 11:16 am

    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

    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

    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

    MSFS Fly-In Events

    A little behind the scenes look as what's been going on during the Microsoft Flight Simulator development: "Virtually every weekend starting in February, our Community has hosted "Fly-in" events in order to help test our Multiplayer mode. From IFR flights over the Caribbean, to scenic tours of Hong Kong, to STOL Drag Racing, there is a wide range of events for every type of pilot and skill level."

    August 12, 2020, 10:23 am

    LatinVFR Announces Miami KMIA For MSFS

    Coming soon... Another scenery developer is jumping in to the new Microsoft Flight Simulator platform. With no details offered and only a single screen shot LatinVFR has announced that they will be developing Miami International Airport KMIA for MSFS.

    August 11, 2020, 5:44 pm

    FSDreamTeam Bringing GSX To MSFS

    In a brief Facebook post, accompanied by some screen shots, developer FSDreamTeam (FSDT) has announced that they are bringing their popular GSX Ground Services add-on to the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. This will add things like pushback trucks, refueling, caterin vehicles and more.

    August 11, 2020, 5:21 pm

    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

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  • MSFS Forum Activity

    GhostTown

    Seriously?

    Thread Starter: GhostTown

    I can't believe that some people are saying they are going to get the standard or deluxe versions...and not the premium deluxe? If you can afford...

    Last Post By: bugdozer Yesterday, 04:52 PM Go to last post
    bugdozer

    Video on weak PC

    Thread Starter: bugdozer

    Every video I've seen of FS2020 so far has clearly been conducted on a hugely powerful, top-spec PC, which is great for showing what the game is...

    Last Post By: bugdozer Yesterday, 04:56 PM Go to last post
    dnpaul

    Preparing my computer for MSFS

    Thread Starter: dnpaul

    My sim computer has an I5 6600K, a GTX-1070 (8GB VRAM), 32GB RAM, and a 500GB SSD which now contains Windows 7-64 and FSX and P3D4.5, plus most of...

    Last Post By: g7rta Yesterday, 09:26 AM Go to last post
    flytv1

    MSFSXX install and purchase suggestion.

    Thread Starter: flytv1

    Given all the miss, and lack, of information to date I would not purchase it until we can get it from sites like these and or local stores as DVDs....

    Last Post By: zswobbie1 Today, 02:37 AM Go to last post
    Hossfly68

    AMD vs Intel

    Thread Starter: Hossfly68

    I've always heard that Microsoft Flightsim (all versions) are more compatible with an Intel CPU. I ran FS2004 on an AMD and FsX on an Intel, and both...

    Last Post By: zSCHIZOz Yesterday, 08:26 PM Go to last post
    Kapitan

    MSFS2020 install partial available for download

    Thread Starter: Kapitan

    as those who tried know the sim is already available for install (installer) and partially installs many files and directories. The bad news is...

    Last Post By: stusue Yesterday, 10:00 AM Go to last post
    miatamariner

    List of hand crafted airports

    Thread Starter: miatamariner

    Is there one? If so, please provide a link. Thanks

    Last Post By: zswobbie1 Today, 02:41 AM Go to last post
    johnost

    What about internet support?

    Thread Starter: johnost

    In all the video demos I have seen, I have never seen any explanations of how MSFS works with and without internet support. What does it take, what...

    Last Post By: johnost Today, 03:13 AM Go to last post