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    Pilot's Updates LEAL Alicante Airport For MSFS

    Pilot's announces the release of an update to their scenery of Alicante Airport (LEAL) for MSFS 2020. The new v1.1 contains no major changes but does include a variety of fixes and improvements to many areas of the scenery.

    October 26, 2021, 2:11 pm

    FS Academy Releases IFR Training Program v1.4 For MSFS

    Microsoft Flight Simulator wishing to improve their skills in a realistic manner will be interested in IFR from FS Academy. This package provides instrument training lessons for MSFS 2020 very similar to what real world pilots use. These skills apply to any plane you wish to fly and cover both classic "steam gauges" and modern glass cockpits. Just released is an updated v1.4 which adds a multitude of improvements.

    October 26, 2021, 1:59 pm

    IndiaFoxtEcho F-35 Project Delayed

    IndiaFoxtEcho had hoped to have their new F-35 for MSFS 2020 released by the end of October, but things are going slower than planned. Improvements are still being working on in the cockpit graphics quality, the flight model and the avionics.

    October 26, 2021, 11:44 am

    Orbx Announces Skiathos For MSFS 2020

    Orbx announces that they are developing the Greek island of Skiathos for MSFS 2020. A popular holiday destination, the scenery will include Alexandros Papadiamantis Airport (LGSK) in complete detail as well as the entire rest of the island with custom buildings and other landmarks.

    October 26, 2021, 11:29 am

    IndiaFoxtEcho Releases v1.2.4 For Long-EZ For MSFS 2020

    IndiaFoxTecho announces the release of an updated version 1.2.4 for their Long-EZ aircraft for MSFS 2020. The update includes SU6 compatibility including fixes to the Garmin Aera as well as other fixes.

    October 26, 2021, 11:06 am

    Aeroplane Heaven Hotfix For MSFS Spitfire Mk1A v1.5

    Aeroplane Heaven announces a v1.5 hotfix for their Spitfire MK1A for MSFS 2020. The fix resolves the issue of a CTD under certain conditions, since the release of SU6 of the simulator.

    October 25, 2021, 11:46 am

    Preview: Flightbeam NZAA For MSFS 2020

    Flightbeam Studio is bringing their Auckland International Airport (NZAA) scenery to MSFS 2020. Though previously released for Prepar3D this new version is designed specifically for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Reviewer FilbertFlies offers us a preview video showing a pre-release build of the nearly completed scenery.

    October 24, 2021, 11:52 am

    Sierrasim Simulation Announces Halloween Sale

    Though Halloween is still a week away, Sierrasim Simulation begins their Halloween sale today! This week at the FlightSim.Com Store save 40% on most of their scenery add-ons for MSFS 2020, Prepar3D and X-Plane. Visit major airports in South America and the USA in their range of add-ons.

    October 24, 2021, 11:17 am

    FSRealistic Development Update - Camera Effects Added

    FSRealistic Sounds Pack, currently under development for MSFS 2020, has been now renamed to FSRealistic Core and will include camera vibration effects and sound effects. The Camera Vibrations is their unique temporary solution for camera movements within the current SDK limitations.

    October 24, 2021, 9:30 am

    FSNAV - MSFS Next Level: A Practical Guide to the CJ4

    FSNAV announces the release of the next in their series of instructional eBooks for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Now available is MSFS Next Level: A Practical Guide to the CJ4, a 90 page guide that will take you through all the steps of setting up the FMS and flying the classic bizjet.

    October 23, 2021, 12:05 pm

    Review: Aerosoft Airport Trondheim-Vaernes For MSFS 2020

    Travel to Norway with Aerosoft Airport Trondheim-Vaernes (ENVA) for MSFS 2020. Reviewer MrYorkiesWorld was excited to do so and was so pleased with what he found that he termed the scenery one of the best products he has reviewed. It has all the bells and whistles and a reasonable price too.

    October 23, 2021, 10:18 am

    Aerosoft - DSky - Boa Vista Airport MSFS

    Developer DSky and publisher Aerosoft present a new scenery package for MSFS 2020: Boa Vista Airport (GVBA) on Cape Verde. Aristides Pereira International Airport is the second largest airport in the archipelago. It is accurately recreated with hi-res buildings and clutter objects using PBR, Also included are POI on the island.

    October 22, 2021, 3:57 pm

    IndiaFoxtEcho Sim Update 6 - Compatibility Findings

    Each update to Microsoft Flight Simulator presents a challenge to developers as the inner workings change. The recent SU6 is no exception. In the latest post, IndiaFoxtEcho reports on how this has affected their aircraft projects and while there are some issues the news is mostly good as the new SDK 1.15 now has a more comprehensive set of variables and parameters to work with.

    October 22, 2021, 11:23 am

    MSFS October 21st, 2021 Development Update

    The Microsoft Flight Simulator team returns with their weekly development update. Some is just a rehash of old news, i.e. the recent release of Sim Update 6. Otherwise updates on the usual topics are included, such as the SDK, community events, etc.

    October 22, 2021, 10:49 am

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    jrdale210

    Windows 11 and MSFS2020

    Thread Starter: jrdale210

    I see the references to Windows 11 after the update but my online searches indicate the wisdom of not rushing into Windows 11 and besides which my...

    Last Post By: johnost Today, 12:30 AM Go to last post
    CLE_GrummanTiger

    Most/best common bindings?

    Thread Starter: CLE_GrummanTiger

    Now that I've figured out the whole herky-jerky axis bindings (a really simple and easy mistake to make), I'm now ready to assign the bindings. Some...

    Last Post By: Jim Hall Today, 09:10 AM Go to last post
    Bowman Creek

    MSFS 2020 Incredibly Slow Load/Menus/etc. after Latest Update

    Thread Starter: Bowman Creek

    I had been among the fortunate that through all updates before the latest, MSFS 2020 continued to function. However, with the latest update, MSFS...

    Last Post By: davidc2 Today, 02:32 PM Go to last post
    Mac6737

    Do We REALLY Have to Update?

    Thread Starter: Mac6737

    I've been away from home and computer for a week, and returned late last night. I now see on this forum numerous serious complaints about an update...

    Last Post By: N069NT Today, 04:43 PM Go to last post
    c.r36156636

    Live Traffic only spawning GA Aircraft

    Thread Starter: c.r36156636

    Hi all, I'm now to MSFS 2020 and have been trying the Live traffic option out but it's only spawning GA aircraft no airliners even in locations like...

    Last Post By: plainsman Today, 11:56 AM Go to last post
    bobraw776

    B787 Departure And SimBrief faults

    Thread Starter: bobraw776

    I have a problem with my B787 since update 6. I cannot enter the departure airport. I type the airport code in and select the key - nothing. Also,...

    Last Post By: bobraw776 Today, 05:26 AM Go to last post
    hobbitrocks

    A320 NEO fly-the-wire aircraft

    Thread Starter: hobbitrocks

    I have two different A320's in my hangar. One I believe came with the sim. The other is NEO fly-by-wire or something like that. For some reason,...

    Last Post By: herblynn Today, 02:54 PM Go to last post