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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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

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 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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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 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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