Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

UK2000 Gatwick Xtreme V4 Released !!!!!

Announced via a press release : We Quote :- UK2000 Scenery announces the release of UK2000 Gatwick Xtreme V4 for FSX, FS2004 and Prepar3D(V1-V4). Gatwick was to become London’s second airport, mainly for the use of low cost airlines and charter flights. Since then it has continued to grow and grow with the latest addition being the new Pier 1 and changes to Pier5. The scenery is made to a high level of detail and includes seasonal variations to suit Default or FTX users. It’s compatible with default, Generation-X, FTX…

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Aeroplane Heaven : DUNKIRK SPITFIRE !!!!

Posted on their Facebook page are these renders of a new project “DUNKIRK SPITFIRE”. Here is what they had to say, plus the renders : We quote – DUNKIRK SPITFIRE In May 1940, F/O Peter Cazenove was flying Spitfire Mk1 P9374 over the beaches of Dunkirk, as the British Expeditionary Force made its desperate escape from German occupied France. Flying his first combat mission, Cazenove’s Spitfire was hit by a single bullet from a Dornier bomber. Forced to find somewhere to land, Cazenove guided the stricken Spitfire down to the…

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Terra Flora : Coming to a Landscape near you !!!

Terra Flora is a new product soon to be released by the team of Turbulent Designs. Due out in September it will transform all your ground level landscape (Autogen) and introduce detailed trees / vegetation and will be compatible with FSX, FSX:SE, P3D v3 and P3D v4. Here is the blurb from their website and released screens : We quote – We’re excited to announce that Terra Flora is currently nearing the end of BETA testing and will be in your hands shortly! We’ve created a selection of screenshots that…

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Alabeo : Mooney M20R Ovation V1.1 !!!!!!

Just a couple of days after release Alabeo have released V1.1 which addresses the following issues from the original release. All owners should have received an email about this : NEW VERSION 1.1 ALABEO M20R OVATION FSX/P3D – STBY VAC annunciator now turns off with the switch. – Oil Temperature analogue indication fixed. – Attitude indicator arrow adjusted – Flight director adjusted – Fixes a problem where some switches and magneto key had no clickspots. – Fixes the NAV/COM 2 power knob animation. – Fixes the Elevator trim animation (wheel…

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Alabeo : Mooney M20R Ovation : FSPilot’s Screens !!!!

Alabeo this week released their version of the Mooney M20R Ovation. Here are FSPilot’s screens taken in FSX during some circuit flying. We hope this will help you evaluate this product better if you are thinking of making a purchase. First the specs then the screens. Enjoy !!! Features Full FSX, P3D v2, v3, v4, and Steam compatible. Flight1 GTN 750* integration Reality XP GNS530* integration (only for FSX) Alabeo GNS530 Cold and Dark start option Superb material shines and reflections. Volumetric side view prop effect Gauges reflections Knob click…

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Justflight : PA-28-161 Warrior II : FSPilot’s Screens !!!

Recently Justflight released a new product in the PA-28-161 Warrior II. Here is FSPilot’s own screens taken during a quick flight. We hope these screens will help you evaluate the product should be thinking of making a purchase. First the description and then the screens. Enjoy ! : AIRCRAFT FEATURES Model Accurately modelled PA-28-161 Warrior II, built using real-world aircraft plans and comprehensive photography of the real aircraft Numerous animations, including passenger door, baggage door, cockpit window and sun visors Ground equipment including chocks and tie-downs 4096 x 4096 textures…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

Alabeo : Mooney M20R OVATION Released !!!

Alabeo have released their render of the Mooney M20R OVATION and she sure looks nice !!! Here is the specs and the screens from their press release :- We quote – Features Full FSX, P3D v2, v3, v4, and Steam compatible. Flight1 GTN 750* integration Reality XP GNS530* integration (only for FSX) Alabeo GNS530 Cold and Dark start option Superb material shines and reflections. Volumetric side view prop effect Gauges reflections Knob click sounds Windows scratches and blades shines High quality 3D model and textures. Realistic behavior *Flight1 GTN 750…

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Justflight : C-46 Commando : FSPilot’s Screens !!!!!

Last week Justflight released their new product the Curtiss C-46 Commando. Here is FSPilot’s own screens taken during a quick sortie. We hope these screens will help you evaluate the product should be thinking of making a purchase. Here is the screenshot review : Ground Walk-around : In the Air : Two Versions of Cockpit : Generous quantity of Liveries : Military, Civil, and Cargo.    

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Justflight – New project – Cessna C152

Justflight have posted the first renders of their new project the Cessna C152. Here is the information provided thus fa plus the renders. We quote :- FEATURES Model Accurately modelled C152, built using real-world aircraft plans and comprehensive photography of the real aircraft Numerous animations including passenger doors, cockpit windows and sun visors Ground equipment including chocks and tie-downs HD textures are used to produce the highest possible texture clarity Bump and specular mapping used throughout the aircraft to produce a truly 3D feel Cockpit A truly 3D virtual cockpit…

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Justflight : C-46 Commando – Released!!!!

Justflight have announced via a press release, the release of their new C-46 Commando. Here is the info from the product page with some of the available screens. More screens and a video can be found by following the source link. We quote – First flown in 1940 and introduced into service with the USAF in 1942, the C-46 Commando was a twin-engine transport aircraft used primarily by the military but also by civilian operators, particularly in the cargo role. Flown extensively during World War II, some of the 3,000…

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Aerosoft : CRJ 700/900 X Finally Released !!!

The download version of the Aerosoft CRJ 700/900 X is now available from their online store. DVD version will follow in September. Here are the details from the sales page : We quote – Product information “CRJ 700/900 X” Most flight simulator fans prefer flights that do not exceed two hours, and for a good reason. The parts of simulated flights considered “fun” are the departure and arrival. That’s why commuters are so popular with flight simulator fans. The Bombardier CRJ 700 and 900 series are some of the most…

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Milviz : Beaver – Major Update and expansion pack released!!!

Advised via a press release Milviz have advised that their Beaver product has been given a major update and they have also released a separately purchasable expansion pack. Here is the information as provided by Milviz – We quote : Major Update : We would like to inform the fS community that we have completed a major product update for the DHC-2, plus, we have a major announcement to make. This update adds a number of fixes, features and improvements, such as a new option in the MVAMS utility to…

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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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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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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 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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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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