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    Drzewiecki Design Olympics Sale

    The world's biggest athletic event takes place every four years and has just started in Tokyo, Japan. To celebrate, Drzewiecki Design wants you to be able to fly into Japan on your flight simulator and virtually visit Tokyo. They have versions of RJAA Tokyo Narita Airport for MSFS 2020, X-Plane 11 and Prepar3D v4/5, all of which are now on sale at 40% off.

    July 24, 2021, 9:48 am

    Review: FlyInside Bell 47-G2

    FlyInside brings to MSFS 2020 the classic Bell 47-G2. Reviewer Stuart McGregor has been a flight sim helicopter fan for years so was excited to have a copter to fly in the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. He was not disappointed, and shares his findings with you in this review.

    July 24, 2021, 9:32 am

    Fenix Simulations Feature Review: A320 HYD/FUEL

    Newcomer Fenix Simulations is bringing to MSFS what they believe to be the comprehensive and complete A320 simulator available to desktop consumers on any platform. In a continuing series they discuss the aircraft's systems, this time going into HYD/FUEL.

    July 23, 2021, 4:35 pm

    IndiaFoxtEcho Project Updates And Sim Update V Compatibility Statement

    IndiaFoxtEcho has received word from Microsoft about some issues with the upcoming Sim Update V that will effect how several of their aircraft work. Several planes will have non-working cockpits and this will also delay development of several planes.

    July 23, 2021, 3:05 pm

    Just Flight Shares New WIP Images of Hawk T1/A For MSFS

    With the visuals nearly complete, Just Flight have shared some new WIP screen shots of their Hawk T1/A Advanced Trainer for MSFS 2020. The development team are now focused on the aircraft systems coding. The Hawk T1 is a relatively simple jet to operate, thanks to its role as a trainer, but like our equally vintage and British 146 airliner, it features plenty of quirks and systems to keep you busy.

    July 23, 2021, 2:54 pm

    Ready Captain Update

    One of the first products last year that was announced exclusively for the Microsoft Flight Simulator, Ready Captain is a sequel to the original "Hopping Round The World Adventure" for FS2004. It will offer more than 3000 takeoffs and landings while visiting the continents of the world, with every trip having unknowns. It will test your pilot skills in bush flying, VFR and IFR, and real world weather in a variety of aircraft.

    July 23, 2021, 2:23 pm

    Microsoft Announces Flightsim Hardware Accessories For Xbox

    With the Xbox Series X|S version of Microsoft Flight Simulator release only a few days away, Microsoft has announced that a number of hardware controllers will be available for it. These will come from well known companies Honeycomb, Thrustmaster, and Turtle Beach.

    July 23, 2021, 10:52 am

    Tailstrike Designs Previews Orio al Serio Airport MSFS

    LIME is coming to Microsoft Flight Simulator. Thanks to Tailstrike Design, MSFS 2020 pilots will soon have a new Italian destination at Oiro al Serio Airport in Milan. Down the road it will also be available for X-Plane and Prepar3D.

    July 23, 2021, 10:10 am

    Orbx Releases Mumbai Landmarks Pack For MSFS

    Orbx announces the release in the next of their landmarks series for MSFS: The Gateway To India - Landmarks Mumbai. It includes sixteen high-detail models that range from Victorian Gothic to ultramodern styles, including Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Gateway of India, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Omkar 1973 and Imperial Towers, as well as the impressive cable-stayed spans of the Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

    July 23, 2021, 9:56 am

    MSFS July 22nd, 2021 Development Update

    The big news from the Microsoft Flight Simulator team this week is that the long awaited Xbox Series X|S version will be available in only a few days. It will be interesting to see how well received a sim of this type is on a gaming platform. There is also other news about SDK updates and developments in other areas.

    July 23, 2021, 9:27 am

    Aerosoft - Airport Mykonos for MSFS

    The latest airport release from Aerosoft for MSFS 2020 is Mykonos Airport on the Greek island of Mykonos. The scenery, designed by 29Palms, offers features such as a sloped runway, detailed 3D objects and buildings, animated apron vehicles and much more.

    July 22, 2021, 1:07 pm

    Realworld Scenery - St. Louis Lambert KSTL for MSFS

    Realworld Scenery announces the release of St. Louis Lambert KSTL scenery for MSFS 2020. Commonly referred to as Lambert Field, this is the largest airport in Missouri. The scenery features an accurate model of the airport with PBR textures on both buildings and ground. It also includes HDR night lighting, ground clutter and more.

    July 21, 2021, 1:07 pm

    Just Flight Releases PA-28-161 Warrior II For MSFS

    Just Flight announces that their new VR-ready Warrior II for MSFS 2020 has been released. It comes in eight paint schemes and has been developed using the latest MSFS standards, with 4096 x 4096 textures and PBR materials, an authentic set of Wwise custom sounds, down-to-the-rivet detailing and ground services support.

    July 21, 2021, 11:42 am

    MK-Studios Have Released Ponta Delgada for MSFS

    Visit the Azores and see all the beautiful landscapes yourself with the new Ponta Delgada scenery from MK-Studios for MSFS 2020. Ponta Delgada - Joao Paulo II Airport, is an international airport located on the island of Sao Miguel, in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores.

    July 21, 2021, 11:14 am

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