Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

BBS : A330 / A340 Prologue FSPilot’s own screens!

As reported earlier BBS have released an update for all current registered owners of the A330 Prologue which has now been renamed the Widebody Prologue with the update now including the A340. Here are some shots taken during a quick sortie without configuring correctly (Load manager not appearing to work 100%, BBS know about this issue) and also as I had little time today to get these done, personal commitments. Each model variant is shown for both the A330, the 200, 300, 200F, Tanker and the A340 in both the 300…

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BlackBox Sims : A330 Update & More!

  Over on their Facebook site and also advised as a press release email is the new that BBS have released V0.80 of the BlackBox A330 Prologue which as they admit has taken some time to appear!!! An ace up the sleeve is that all existing A330 Prologue registered buyers will also enjoy quite a large boost to the package which is now known as the Widebody Prologue and includes the original A330 updated alongside two members of the A340 family being the A340-300 & A340-600 which may silence the critics of BBS…

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Orbx FTX : FTX NA Southern Alaska (SAK) Service Pack 4!

Posted on the Orbx FTX Forums is the news of the release of another service pack for NA Southern Alaska (SAK) Here is what they had to say : We quote – SP 4 for SAK is now available for downloading.  Head over to https://fullterrain….uct/sak#updates or https://fullterrain….ort#terrain-sak and downlaod from one of the available links.  Enhancements and bug fixes in SAK SP4 • adjustments to the Homer area shorelines, road and traffic network, landclass, etc., to ensure compatibility with our new PAHO add-on • moved to unified ObjectFlow DLL • removed…

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Carenado – Citation S550 SP1 !

On their Facebook page Carenado have posted the news of a service pack for the S550 Citation. Here is what they had to say : We quote – S550 Citation II FSX/P3D Service Pack 1 20150126 Fixes ITT over limit N1 digital readout over 100% FMS time issue EHSI layout Fuel consumption with engines off TCAS issue USA flag turned around in some liveries Autopilot pitch knob adjusted Some tooltips showing wrong information Flap mouse manipulation issue Other minor issues Improvements N1 reference box implemented Gear unlocked light implemented Flight…

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Sim Skunk Works PA-200 “Tornado” more WIP!

Over at SOH forums SSW have posted more screens of their upcoming PA-200 Tornado and its sure looking better with every screenshot release :  Here are the screens plus the comments that accompanied them. We quote – Weekly little update,a sort of “how it looks with..”. We are pretty happy,even if there is a lot of job still on the way. Stay tuned and have a nice weekend. /Ale (Here,but you know,a couple of RAF GR1 and a Mfg1 IDS) By the way,this is one of the liveries for Desert…

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Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport WIP!

Over at FSDeveloper contributer ‘Sunayk’ has posted screens of Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport which he has under development. Here are his comments plus the screens : We quote I have been working on Sabiha Gokcen Airport (LTFJ) for some time, as the scenery matured enough I thought I can share some visuals. Sabiha Gokcen is the second airport of Istanbul, on the southeast corner of the city, and also ranks 18th busiest airport in Europe. This is my first custom ground poly design and also my first big (well, at least for…

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Prepar3D 

Prepar3D v2.5 Development Update!

Posted on the Prepar3D website is a news article with the latest news on Prepar3D v2.5 Development. Here is the news and we quote : Requested Features and Enhancements Implemented in Prepar3D v2.5 We are currently finishing development on the first update to Prepar3D v2 for 2015, Prepar3D v2.5.  This version has several rendering and performance updates, a few general platform updates, and a pretty substantial update to SimDirector, Prepar3D’s intelligent tutor, virtual instructor, and scenario generation tool. We wanted to thank our development community, and especially our Prepar3D.com forum moderators Rob…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

Carenado S550 Citation II : FSPilot’s Review!

FSPilot’s review of the Carenado Cessna S550 Citation II is now available for download for offline reading. The review is available in two formats :- 1st : a PDF version which can be read using any pdf reader : the file is provided in zipped format. Just use an unzip utility to unzip to your required disk location and open – Here is the link to the download : pdf version available for download here (4.5MB): PDF DOWNLOAD 2nd : a flipping book style which can be zoomed by screen…

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Justflight : Tornado WIP!

Hot on the heels of the release of updated screens of the SimSkunkWorks (SSW) Tornado yesterday, Justflight as we mentioned in our news are in development of their version of the Tornado and maybe this is a jerk reaction to the SSW screens of yesterday, who knows. An active competition looks likely between these developers. Let’s hope they don’t rush at the expense of quality and future patching just to be the first on the block! Source : SOH Forum Post

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Orbx FTX : FTX openLC EU 1.15 update!

Posted on their forums is the news of a FTX openLC EU 1.15 update. Here is what they had to say : We quote – A small update for openLC EUis available. This fixes the reported issue of missing airport buildings.  FTX Central does not need to have a particular setting when applying this update.  Grab the patch from either the Support page https://fullterrain.com/support# or product page https://fullterrain….xgolceu#updates Source : Orbx FTX Forums

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Lionheart Creations – New Project – The Blade!

Lionheart seems to be loving the experimental / concept / home built aircraft these days and has posted renders of yet another on their Facebook page. Its the Blade a electrically driven concept plane. The renders are interesting as they show a transparent fuselage and wing version plus a mapped exterior version, Interior is still basic render. Here are the shots :       Source : Lionheart Facebook Page

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SimSkunkWorks – Tornado WIP!

This could become a head to head with Justflight as to who produces the best product and launches first. SimSkunkWorks have posted new WIP of their version of the Tornado on the SOH forums. They say that the external model is almost complete. Must admit it sure looks nice. Will be interesting to watch this project against the Justflight development. Here are the shots from the forum post – Source : SOH Forum post

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Carenado’s : Cessna S550 Citation II – FSPilot’s first screens!

We took the latest release from Carenado up for a quick spin and took lots of screens for you to get a clear impression of the quality of the product and the supplied seven liveries of which one is just white from the repaint kit. First impressions during the short flight was that the aircraft is of excellent build quality both inside and out. Texture quality too is up to Carenado’s usual very high standards. Lighting on this aircraft is very nice and Carenado have slowly been improving this over…

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Carenado : Cessna S550 Citation II released!

Carenado have announced the release of their version of the Cessna S550 Citation II which can now be purchased from their website product page (link below) : Here are the specs etc. Special Features Original Citation II systems EFIS (EADI + EHSI) EFIS Control Panel Autopilot Control Panel Altitude Selector Universal Multi-Function Display (MFD) Universal Flight Management System (FMS) Special wind drag effect Improved lighting systems (interior and exterior) Multiple aural warning sounds Full FSX and P3D v2.0 compatible. Features HD quality textures (4096 x 4096) Real ground power unit (GPU)…

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Majestic Software : Q400 PILOT edition Version 1.012 Released!

Majestic Software has released the Version 1.012 for the Q400 PILOT edition. Here is what they had to say – We quote : Fellow Aviators 2015 is here and most you have the one burning question – When is the PRO Edition going to be released?????? While the PRO Edition in its present state is a solid performer with the Shared Cockpit and the majority of the failures implemented – we still have some unfinished work such as the HUD and some service based failures implementation. *******************HOWEVER***************** We are releasing…

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Flight Simulator X Prepar3D 

Flysimware : MU2-B-60 Project Update!

What at first light looked like a new project from Flysimware is in fact the result of a project we first reported on back in October 2014 from a post on the FSDeveloper Forums. http://www.fsdeveloper.com/forum/threads/mu-2b-60-project.431903/ our news item http://www.flightsimulatorpilot.com/fspmain/?p=12021. Anyhow here are new screens of the project and a quote of text posted with them via the Flysimware Facebook Page – We quote Working on the MU-2B-60. Should be done in like 7 weeks!        

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