Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

Carenado : Turbo Commander 690B – FS Pilot’s Review!

Welcome to our review of the Carenado Turbo Commander 690B for FSX and P3D. Features Carenado GNS530 with Reality XP integration option. Original autopilot installed. HD quality textures (4096 x 4096). Volumetric side view prop effect Dynamic propeller shines effect. Real 690B Turbo Commander sounds. Customizable panel for controlling windows transparency, instrument reflections and static elements such as wheel chocks and sights props. Real behavior compared to the real airplane. Real weight and balance. Tested by real pilots. Realistic night lights effects on panel and cockpit. NOTE: This aircraft does…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

PMDG Douglas DC-6 Cloudmaster FSX / P3D Released!!!

After such a long wait PMDG have finally released the Douglas DC-6 Cloudmaster for the FSX and P3D platforms. Here is the description and specs of the product. Purchase via the source link. We quote :- Product Description We invite you to relive the dashing days of Ernie Gann & Co. by flying this in-depth simulation of a true vintage airliner icon, the PMDG Douglas DC-6 Cloudmaster for FSX! The DC-6 Cloudmaster, built by Douglas Aircraft Co., Inc. from 1946 to 1958, is a long range, low wing monoplane with…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

Carenado : 690B Turbo Commander Released!!!

Carenado have released their version of the Rockwell Turbo Commander and its sure looks nice. Price US $39.95. Here are the spec etc. provided by Carenado – We quote :- Special Features Full FSX, P3D v2, v3, v4, and Steam compatible. Flight1 GTN 750* integration Reality XP GNS530* integration (only for FSX) Carenado GNS530 Cold and Dark start option Volumetric side view prop effect Takeoff run and landing real rolling movement effect Dynamic propeller shines effect. Cold and Dark start option Custom brakes sounds on taxi and landing run Over…

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Flight Simulator World Flight Simulator X Prepar3D X-Plane 

Flight Sim 2017 !!!

Via a press release !!! We Quote :- PRESS RELEASE Date: 10TH July 2017 For Immediate Release  ADVANCE TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR FLIGHT SIM 2017!                   Our Flight Sim show – Flight sim 2017 is back at the RAF Museum Cosford for the fifth consecutive year and advance tickets for Saturday 7 October are now on sale.  Last year saw over 1500 visitors attend the event and this year promises to be even bigger and better. More events and exhibitors are still to be added, but here’s a quick update…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

WebSimConnect 2.1 released !!!

Over on  the FSD forums is the news of the release of WebSimConnect 2.1. Here are the details : We  quote :- I am pleased to announce the release of WebSimConnect 2.1 software framework for FSX/P3D add-ons. Major changes compared to 2.0 version are the following:  added Prepar3D V4 x64 support  Installation program that setup the engine and installs the examples.  WebSimXML, a new component that allows to render HTML5 content as an CustomDraw Element in the XML gauge allowing to build XML gauges with some HTML5…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

Flight Replicas : DC4 WIP !!!

Flight Replicas have posted new screens of their upcoming DC4 this time in firefighting action. Here are the screens and the comment that accompanied the Facebook post :- A few WIP screenshots of the fire fighting version of the DC-4, in this case an RADS II equipped aircraft flying with Aero Union. The external model is about complete (just a few things left to do, such as the wingtip paint on the main wings), but the VC will take a little while to do, as it involves a fairly extensive…

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Prepar3D 

Prepar3D V4 Hotfix 1 Released!!!

Prepar3D has released a Hofix for V4. Here are the fixes, we quote – Prepar3D v4.0 Hotfix 1 Fixes and Improvements Fixed an issue in VR views that prevented dynamic lighting in the right eye Fixed memory leak related to external views and vehicle textures Fixed performance impact when entering and then exiting VR Fixed text label size mismatches in VR Fixed the F-16 speedbrakes Corrected an issue where a scenario saved from the startup screen would not be loaded after a reset Preventing vehicle sounds from playing during load…

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FlyInside 

FlyInside : A Flight Simulator : Coming end of 2017 !!!!

Announced over the weekend  and slowly bits of info are seeping out is that FlyInside known for VR development for FSX & P3D etc. have announced what they say is a new Flight Simulator (Still has no final release name as such). The official site (Click this Link) has only a single page with few details and a subscribe to info box. (I filled in the box but no emails have arrived after two days, also no acknowledgement when you hit the subscribe button). It claims to be able to…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

Carenado : 390 PREMIER IA : FSPilot’s Screens !!!

The recently released Carenado 390 PREMIER IA has been taken up for a customer flight and we took the opportunity to take a series of screens that could help you decide if this is a purchase for your exec fleet !!! As usual from Carenado there is no questioning the quality of all the modeling both inside and out. As for systems etc well it is a modern flat screen cockpit and all the electronics works as you would expect. After all it is an exec jet and the pilots…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

Carenado : 390 PREMIER IA Released !!!

Advised via a press release is the news of the release of the Carenado version of the  390 Premier 1A Executive Jet. Here are the specs and screens released by Carenado. (Important: This aircraft is only for v3.4 of Prepar3D. We will provide an updated version for P3D v4 soon). Features ProLine21 system featuring:                 Two navigation modes: VNAV and NAV                 Flight plan creation based on real procedures                 Weather radar screen (only available for FSX)                 Situation awareness                 Traffic                 Set different altitudes…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

MP DESIGN STUDIO – SIKORSKY S-55 FSX P3D

MP Design Studios have released their version of the Sikorsky S-55 for the FSX / P3d Platforms. The product is available via simMarket for 18 Euros. Link to sales page : Sikorsky S-55 Here are the specs :- Special Features Version 1.0 Aerodynamics: -Translating tendency effect -Transverse flow effect -Lift effect -VORTEX RING STATE -Lost of tail rotor effectiveness -Hydraulic system failure/on/off effect Sound: -Realistic sound environment -Realistic outdoor and indoor sounds -Blade flapping sound effect Model: -Two models available:         -Normal Tail         -Inclined Tail -High number of polygons…

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