Prepar3D 

Prepar3D v2.1 HOTFIX 1 – Panel Issues Resolved!

Posted on the Prepar3D forums is the news of a HOTFIX 1 which resolves a couple of Issues. Here is the post we quote – There are two major things in v2.1 that we are currently working on. 1) The new validation we put in to help folks build better content actually rendered a lot of older content unoperational. Long story short, old comments in gauges and panels (that are technically errors to the compiler, but were never reported so no one really knew) could render parts of them non…

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Flight Simulator X 

Orbx FTX : EDBH (Freeware) SP1 Released

Posted on the Orbx Forums : We Quote – “Hi all, Thomas has made some refinements to his EDBH Barth Stralsund Airport to make it more performance friendly. There were some reports of performance issues and he has addressed these with the addition of a Control Panel to make scenery adjustments as well as some other tweaks. This installer can be run with any setting set in FTX Central. ” Download Link: http://myftx.com/orb…xFTXEDBH110.zip Source : Orbx FTX Forums

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Flight Simulator X 

The A380 Scam just got worse !!!

The scam regarding so called Genuine Simulations and their A380 product which to all intense and purposes doesn’t even exist took a turn for the worse yesterday when they sent out a scam email looking very much like a Justflight newsletter stating that the A380 was on sale for a limited time. Here is the statement from Justflight’s Facebook page. Justflight have also sent out an email warning their client base that this is a scam : We quote! “Dear Just Flight customers, We have been made aware of a…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

Orbx FTX – NCA Airports Roadmap!

John Venema on the Orbx FTX forums has posted a roadmap for the NCA scenery airports that will add to the NCA scenery released last week : Here is the post – For those enjoying NCA Northern California and wondering if we plan to fill it with airports (both payware and freeware) like we did PNW, the answer is a resounding YES! Here is a *very* rough roadmap without timeframes other than what I show, and not all of these will see the light of day, although all of them…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

Wilco – TBM850 new version now available!

Wilco are advising existing customers that a new version (v1.2c) of the TBM850 is now available to current owners as a free upgrade. It addresses a crash to desktop issue that some users have been experiencing : Here is the email we quote – “Dear TBM850 users, A new version (v1.2c) is now up on your account at http://www.wilcopub.com or at http://www.simw.com. Simply refresh the page if it doesn’t show up. It fixes some Crash to Desktop that only few users were experiencing. Please uninstall the previous version prior to install this new one….

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Flight Simulator X 

Aerosoft – Holiday Airports 2 Released!

Product description: Bari, Djerba, Larnaca and Sharm El-Sheik – Your chance for a holiday, regardless what time or season! Holiday Airports 2 brings you four fantastic holiday destinations in one package. Be enchanted by the beauty of the South, realistically converted with spot on textures and an eye for detail. All four airports are included in Holiday Airports 2. Bari Bari “Karol Wojtyla” Airport (Italian: Aeroporto di Bari) (IATA: BRI, ICAO: LIBD) is an airport serving the city of Bari in Italy. It is located in the region of Puglia…

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Flightgear 

UK2000 Scenery for Heathrow Xtreme V3 Released!

Press release from UK2000 : UK2000 Scenery announces the release of UK2000 Heathrow Xtreme – VERSION3! for FSX, FS2004 and Prepar3D. This version 3 has been reamde to match todays Heathrow. It include more accurate T5 modeling, the new Terminal2 and T2b peir, it also includes new taxiways and changes to T4,T1 and T3. There is a new high resolution photo ground image with Seasonal change and 80% more detail than Version2. Priced at just £18.99. Existing Version1 and V2 users can get this new version for 40% off (available…

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Flight Simulator X 

FTX Global Freeware Airports NA Pack 9 Released!

News from the Orbx FTX Forums is the release of FTX Global Freeware Airports NA Pack 9 : Here is the news –   Pack 9 for NA is ready for downloading. Featuring 20(!) airports from Neil & Todd, we hope you enjoy this latest package. Link: http://myftx.com/orb…ORTS_PACKS9.zip Featuring: CYBR, Brandon Muni, MB CYHY, Hay River/Merlyn Carter Airport, NWT KBID, Block Island State Airport, RI KBVO, Bartlesville Municipal Airport, Bartlesville, OK KCNY, Canyonlands Field, Moab, UT KDLH, Duluth International Airport, Duluth, MN KECP, Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport, FL (new to FSX)…

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Flightgear 

FlightGear v3.0 is Released!

News via the Flightgear website is the release of the latest version of their free sim FlightGear v3.0. Here is the news : The FlightGear development team is happy to announce the v3.0 release of FlightGear, the free, open-source flight simulator. This new version contains many exciting new features, enhancements and bug fixes. Highlights in this release include integration of the FGCom voice communications client within the simulator, improved terrain rendering, faster scenery loading, and improved usability. This release also coincides with the release of FlightGear World Scenery 2.0 – massively…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

WX Advantage Announced by REX Studios / Milviz!

From a press release posted on the REX website we quote : OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT FROM REX GAME STUDIOS AND MILVIZ  PHOENIX, AZ – REX Game Studios (www.rexgamestudios.com) is pleased to announce a joint development partnership with Milviz (www.milviz.com) to develop the WX Advantage Radar modeled after the Honeywell RDR-4B weather radar for Microsoft Flight Simulator X and eventually Lockheed Martin’s Prepar3D version 2. “There’s nothing else on the market like the WX Advantage radar gauge”, states Reed Stough (REX Game Studios). He adds “Through our partnership we have for first…

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Flight Simulator X 

Just Flight – Canberra PR9 Released!

Posted on their Facebook page and site is the news that the Canberra PR9 is now available. Here is the promotional video : Here is the specs form the sales page : Detailed Description MODEL Accurately modelled using real-world aircraft plans Numerous animations including canopy, navigator hatch, pilot ladder, ground power units, chocks and retractable landing light Accurately animated control surfaces including ailerons, flaps, tail-plane, elevators and three-position airbrakes 2048×2048 textures are used to produce the highest possible texture clarity Functioning flare bay doors Accurately modelled Rolls-Royce Avon Mk 206…

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Flight Simulator X 

Aerosoft : Night Environment – Belgium – Released!

Posted on the Aersoft forums news that the first in the series of Night Environment products for FSX has be released. See Below – Night Environment – Belgium is the first of a series of FSX add-ons that will transform the way FSX looks at night. Using thousands (sometime millions) of lights all the major and most of the minor roads will have lights. You see how highways connect cities and how streets meander through neighborhoods VRF navigation at night becomes instantly possible (and great fun!). Expect Night Environment – The…

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Flight Simulator X 

Orbx FTX : Redding North Carolina WIP!

Posted on the Orbx FTX forums by their developer Jerrad Marshall are screens of the upcoming Redding North Carolina add-on for the recently released Orbx FTX NCA scenery. Well in actual fact its two airfields one being the airport at Redding Municipal Airport (KRDD), but also nearby Benton Field (O85), Mercy Medical Center helipad and Redding cityscape. The scenery looks absolutely great with excellent detailed buildings, aprons, taxiways, runways etc plus local features. Here is the info from the post and a few of the many screens, may I suggest you visit this link to…

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