• MSFS

    FlyByWire, MSFS Marketplace and Xbox

    While it allows developers to reach a large audience, the MSFS Marketplace has proved problematic for many. Today FlyByWire announces that they are abandoning use of the Marketplace to offer their A32NX and A380X aircraft. The all volunteer group describes how issues involved simply make it too much work.

    September 17, 2021, 9:48 am

    Indiafoxtecho Announces MB-339 1.3.3 Update

    Indiafoxtecho announces another update for their MB-339 jet for MSFS 2020. It includes a special version for the Frecce Tricolori 60th Anniversary Celebration, along with some bug fixes as outlined in the changelog.

    September 16, 2021, 1:45 pm

    Just Flight Palma De Mallorca MSFS Nears Completion

    Just Flight announces that Palma De Mallorca Airport for MSFS 2020 is getting close to completion and offers a new set of screen shots, including ones showing an extremely detailed terminal interior. Release is expected within the next few weeks.

    September 16, 2021, 12:10 pm

    Ysim - SubSonex JSX-2 For MSFS 2020 v1.3 Released

    Here's something really unique for you to fly in MSFS 2020: a small GA aircraft that is built from a kit, powered by a jet engine! Now available from Ysim is v1.3 of the SubSonex JSX-2. Created in collaboration with the real world Sonex corporation, the plane features high fidelity 3D modeling with PBR textures, five liveries, native smoke system, custom coded EFIS plus Garmin G3X and more. The update includes a new sound environment using Wwise, ice effect, contrails, landing light and more.

    September 15, 2021, 2:13 pm

    Taburet - Canada Roads For MSFS 2020

    Another country receives the improved roads treatment from Taburet. Now available is Canada Roads For MSFS 2020. 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.

    September 15, 2021, 1:17 pm

    Preview: FlyingIron P-38L Lightning For MSFS 2020

    The famous "Fork Tail Devil" from WWII is coming to MSFS 2020 shortly from FlyingIron Simulations. In this preview video, thecorporatepilotdad takes their P-38L Lightning for a spin. The video gives you a good look at the highly detailed aircraft, both inside and out, and demonstrates its flight characteristics.

    September 15, 2021, 11:07 am

    Rotor Sim Pilot Robinson R44 Raven II Project Alpha Release

    Rotor Sim Pilot (RSP), using a flight model provided by Fred Naar of AirlandFS, announces the alpha version release of their Robinson R44 Raven II project helicopter for MSFS 2020. While described as only 5% complete, it offers a working early release model for pilots to try.

    September 15, 2021, 10:30 am

    Aeroplane Heaven Releases Spitfire For MSFS 2020

    Today being Battle of Britain Day, it's appropriate that Aeroplane Heaven announces the release of their new Spitfire MK1A for MSFS 2020. It features highly accurate flight dynamics and performance specifications that ensure an authentic flight.

    September 15, 2021, 10:04 am

    Perfect Flight - Airline Pilot Bundle Pack for MSFS

    Perfect Flight now offers a bundle of three of their mission/adventure packages for MSFS 2020. Airline Pilot Bundle Pack includes Ryanair A320 Missions, North America IFR and Eurowings A320 Missions at one lower price. Unlike normal bush trips, these missions let you interact with ATC to simulate real life flight operations.

    September 14, 2021, 1:25 pm

    Sofly Updates A Guide to Flight Simulator - Extended Edition for MSFS

    SoFly has released another update to their A Guide to Flight Simulator - Extended Edition. Building on the very popular original guide, this edition packs even more information about MSFS 2020 into its 406 pages. It includes hundreds of pages of tutorials, tips and expert tricks. The v1.20 update adds info on World Update VI and flightsim communities and updates several areas.

    September 14, 2021, 11:37 am

    FlyByWire Video Showcase Of A380X FMS

    FlyByWire has released two new videos showing the FMS in their A380X in action. This system is built entirely from the ground-up using common components from our new LNAV architecture. It will support complex procedures at the same level as the in-development A32NX.

    September 14, 2021, 10:42 am

    Early Access Preview: Orbx Stockholm Bromma

    FilbertFlies offers an early access look at ESSB Stockholm Bromma Airport for MSFS 2020 from Orbx and developer Marcus Nyberg. The scenery includes both the airport and an updated Stockholm city with 100+ custom POIs and more.

    September 14, 2021, 10:24 am

    IndiaFoxtEcho Updates Progress On MSFS Projects

    IndiaFoxtEcho has a number of MSFS 2020 aircraft projects in the works, some of which they have not reported on for a while. So today they have issued an update on progress on their Sukhoi SU-31, Aermacchi M-346 and T-45C Goshawk.

    September 14, 2021, 9:46 am

    Tutorial Video: Learn To Fly Here #4

    thecorporatepilotdad continues his series of basic pilot training video tutorials with lesson #4 which explains how the constant speed prop works. This video talks about how the propeller works and how to use it correctly. Also discussed are different prop types, such as climb and cruise props as well as how to set the controls and the order of throttle, prop lever and mixture.

    September 13, 2021, 12:59 pm

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    Miahflyer

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    Thread Starter: Miahflyer

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    Won’t update stuck on decompressing help!

    Thread Starter: Airline Jerry

    Hi everyone so I’ve been playing the simulator since it came out and the other day I went to run the mandatory update that we all have to install....

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    WOW!!! Reinstall

    Thread Starter: ralphie1313

    So i was having issues with downloading the new update if anyone wants to see the issues its in another post i recently made.. I wanted to talk about...

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    dnpaul

    Unable to spawn at certain (large) airports - KORD, EGLL, etc

    Thread Starter: dnpaul

    I've just noticed this. I can't load into certain airports anymore. KORD and KMDW in the Chicago area, and EGLL in England. I'm sure there are...

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    Thread Starter: Public_Simulator

    Always after I land any aircraft, my rudder just goes nuts and automatically turns left or right. I've tried several solutions such as removing...

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    oneleg

    How to buy from Microsoft's Marketplace?

    Thread Starter: oneleg

    There are two choices when purchasing from Microsoft's website. What is the difference between 'Buy and Download' and 'Buy'? Thank you.

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    Whizzer

    FRUSTRATED!! MSFS not responding to throttle but shows it is working

    Thread Starter: Whizzer

    HOWDY!! I'm new and while I'm new at the sim I'm not new to life and the various problems and situations that we encounter. Let me begin by...

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    oneleg

    Anyone using the slowest plane in MSFS?

    Thread Starter: oneleg

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