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    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

    Aerosoft - Airport Komodo for MSFS

    Visit the land of dragons with the new Aerosoft Airport Komodo for MSFS 2020. Created by A-Flight, it features a detailed version of the Indonesian tourist destination, using hi-res PBR textures and dynamic lighting. There are custom local-style surrounding buildings, animated passengers and more.

    October 21, 2021, 5:02 pm

    MSFS - Reno Air Races Trailer

    The Microsoft Flight Simulator has been working closely with the Reno Air Racing Association to develop authentic version of famous racing aircraft. The Reno Air Races: Expansion Pack will include forty liveries of four different aircraft types to be used in the online multiplayer racing experience. A new video trailer shows all forty airplanes.

    October 21, 2021, 4:17 pm

    Taburet - North Korea / South Korea Roads 1.5 MSFS

    Taburet brings another scenery expansion to MSFS 2020 with the release of Korea Roads 1.5 MSFS. The function of this scenery is to modify the roads with new asphalt textures to make them more visible and to clear misplaced trees on all roads inside the area covered.

    October 21, 2021, 3:51 pm

    South Oak Co - FS Birds Northeast USA for MSFS

    In real world flying, birds present a unique and dynamic challenge that pilots must always avoid. South Oak Co brings that challenge to MSFS 2020 with the release of FS Birds Northeast USA. Covering 14 states, it adds a verity of fully animated birds, flying at altitudes from ground level to 11,000 feet plus ground birds at major airports.

    October 21, 2021, 1:56 pm

    REX Weather Force Technical Update 1.7 Released

    REX brings their advanced weather technology to MSFS 2020 with REX Weather Force 2020. This is a new METAR-based dynamic real-time weather engine that will let you experience automated, dynamic and smooth weather transitions. It also offers weather scenarios and other features. Technical Update 1.7 has just been released with compatibility to the latest MSFS 2020 1.20.6.0 and improved performance.

    October 21, 2021, 11:34 am

    MSFS 2020 - Announcing the Game of the Year Edition

    Coming in November is the Microsoft Flight Simulator Game of the Year Edition, the next upgrade to MSFS 2020. It will include five new aircraft and eight additional hand-crafted airports, plus new missions, tutorials, features, photogrammetry cities and content updates. Like all past upgrades this is free to existing owners.

    October 21, 2021, 11:03 am

    A Guide to Flight Simulator: Extended Edition v1.30 Released

    SoFly announces a new update to their A Guide to Flight Simulator: Extended Edition for MSFS 2020. The new v1.30 is expanded to 430 pages and includes coverage of the recent Sim Update 6 and a tutorial for the recently released Junker JU-52. Also new is an in-sim toolbar utility that lets users access the guide from directly within the simulator, with no need for an external reader.

    October 21, 2021, 10:34 am

    Review: MSX Creations - Katoomba Airport For MSFS 2020

    Flight Simualtor lets you visit remote places you might never get to in the real world. Katoomba Airport (YKAT) in New South Wales, Australia is one of these places, but the scenery from MSX Creations makes it an interesting and enjoyable place to visit in MSFS 2020. Reviewer Felicity Smith found it to be a great value if you enjoy small and challenging airports.

    October 20, 2021, 1:44 pm

    FlightBeam Studios NZAA MSFS On Approach

    FlightBeam Studios has announced that their scenery for NZAA Auckland Airport is nearing completion, with the first small beta test starting this week. Designed as a native MSFS 2020 scenery, it will include a completely custom approach lighting system, custom taxiway lights, detailed PBR textures on every object and building plus 3D characters in various places.

    October 20, 2021, 1:03 pm

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  • MSFS Forum Activity

    GreasedLanding

    Vegetation/Tree Variety

    Thread Starter: GreasedLanding

    I use the premium edition and it appears that the trees have very little variation. No conifers or palm trees. I flew FSX a number of years ago and...

    Last Post By: GreasedLanding Today, 08:00 AM Go to last post
    LaTrek6

    DVD's will not load

    Thread Starter: LaTrek6

    The program will not load. I keep getting "Data Error Cyclic Redundancy."

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    dogdish

    Reno Air Race... $60.00 (USD) OUCH!!!

    Thread Starter: dogdish

    I'm going to pass on this one and the scaled down $19.99 version. Betting it will go on sale in 6 months or so. Call me cheap, as I always...

    Last Post By: Robert455 Today, 07:59 AM Go to last post
    g7rta

    Anyone tried Duxford scenery?

    Thread Starter: g7rta

    It’s FREE at flightsim.to and is excellent! I downloaded it tonight… but it didn’t feel right visiting it without a warbird, so I spent some money...

    Last Post By: g7rta Today, 07:21 AM Go to last post
    johnclift

    Map has vanished !

    Thread Starter: johnclift

    I can't bring the map up anymore. There used to be the small 3 white buttons at the bottom left to access it, now they're not there. Checked key...

    Last Post By: g7rta Today, 08:23 AM Go to last post