Archive : September 2022

Vessels: The Hawaiian Islands is Now Available for MSFS

Seafront Simulations has released the latest product in the Vessels line of products. This time, the team head to Hawaii, home to the U.S. Pacific Fleet. The new product adds thousands of boats across a number of ports and harbours, including leisure boats, sailing yachts and even nuclear submarines. Furthermore, there are also new moving […]

UK2000 Scenery Releases Belfast City 2022

Developer UK2000 Scenery is back with a new release. This time, Gary has focused on Belfast City Airport (EGAC) and has brought it to life for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Belfast City, also known as George Best Airport, is 15 miles right in the heart of the city itself. It’s the most ideal location for those […]

Cockspur C510 Mustang Now Available for MSFS

A brand new business jet is now available for Microsoft Flight Simulator. After an extensive period in development, Cockspur’s biggest project to date is ready to take to the skies. The C510 Mustang has been a project of passion for the team and comes with a range of details and features that will give you […]

FlightSimExpo 2023 Key Event Details, Schedules and More Revealed

FlightSimExpo 2023 will be held in Houston, Texas in June 2023 and the first concrete details for the event are now coming from the organisers. During the 3-day long event, simmers will be able to talk to experts, developers and fellow community members about everything to do with flight simulation. For the 2023 event, FlightSimExpo […]

MSFS World Update XI: Canada Now Available

Microsoft has released the next World Update for Microsoft Flight Simulator, covering Canada. Featuring a wide variety of landscapes, World Update XI contains plenty for you to explore. Microsoft has included the latest geospatial data, elevation models, satellite imagery and aerial photography creating the most accurate and realistic version of Canada yet. World Update XI: […]

AmSim releases Pisa International Airport for MSFS

Developer AmSim has brought us Pisa International Airport (LIRP) for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Pisa International Airport, also known as Galileo Galilei Airport is the main airport in the province of Tuscany in Central Italy. The airport is served by a number of airlines with over 70 destinations in 24 countries, Ryanair also has a hub […]

FSDreamTeam Releases GSX Pro Update

Recently, FSDreamTeam took their social media to announce their latest update for GSX Pro. This update cleans up many bugs and adds new features to make the ground handling experience more intuitive. The highlight feature of this new update is the ability to designate a hotkey to bring up the GSX menu. By default, the […]

FSElite is Attending FSWeekend in Lelystad

FSElite is happy to announce we will be attending FSWeekend in Lelystad. FSWeekend will be organised on 5 and 6 November in the Aviation Museum Aviodrome in Lelystad, The Netherlands. The event will host a wide variety of organisations, such as hardware producers, cockpit builders, online networks and software developers. Attending the event will be […]

SeaFront Simulations Announces Vessels: The Hawaiian Islands

Developer SeaFront Simulations, known for many add-ons enhancing the maritime traffic in Microsoft Flight Simulator, has announced a new add-on: Vessels: The Hawaiian Islands. As the name might suspect, this add-on aims to improve the maritime traffic around the islands of Hawaii. Featuring leisure boats, including sailing yachts and motorboats, as well as luxurious super […]

Ant’s Airplanes Releases Tiger Moth for MSFS

Ant’s Airplanes, known for a variety of aircraft addons dating back to the FSX era, released the Tiger Moth on Microsoft Flight Simulator. This marks their second aircraft release for MSFS, followed by the Drifter Ultralight which came out early this year. The de Havilland Tiger Moth, which also happens to also be Ant’s Airplanes […]

PacSim Releases Seoul–Incheon Intl for MSFS

South Korea’s gargantuan travel centre, Seoul-Incheon International (ICAO: RKSI), has landed in Microsoft Flight Simulator. With four enormous runways, the airport has established itself as a major transport hub in the Asian region, handling well over 70 million passengers in 2019. Located on a stunningly manmade between Yeongjong and Yongyu islands, the airport comes to […]

Thranda Releases Cessna U206G Stationair

X-Plane Developer Thranda Design has announced the release of their Cessna U206G Stationair. This versatile aircraft is commonly used for flying cargo, conducting surveys, and transporting up to 6 people in its roomy cabin. The U206G is also renowned for being a stable VFR and IFR platform that is equally capable of operating off of […]

Terrainy Studios Releases Vans Aircraft RV-8

Terrainy Studios has just released the Vans Aircraft RV-8, which is their first aircraft to be developed for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Known for their add-on development throughout the Greek archipelago and Swiss countryside, Terrainy has entered the aircraft market by first tackling the most popular aircraft in the RV lineup. The RV-8 is a light, […]

IRIS Simulations PC-21 Preview and Cockpit First Look

IRIS Simulation’s has just given us our first cockpit preview of their upcoming Pilatus PC-21, highlighting their interior level of detail throughout a few different environments. A fan-favorite of flight simmers since FSX, the tandem, two-seat military turboprop trainer has entered Beta testing and is set for an early October release for Microsoft Flight Simulator […]

Fenix A320 Updated to Version 1.0.3.125

After a few months of no news from the Fenix Simulations team, a brand new update was released to the public that improved on the already impressive A320. The new update, version 1.0.3.125, is the result of months of hard work to improve many parts of the short-haul narrow body Airbus aircraft. In the Discord […]

Panel Discussion: Gaming vs. Flight Simulation

Today at 19:00 UTC, a new seminar featuring FSElite, Helisimmer.com and Twinfinite will be joined by Evan from Flight Simulation Association in a panel discussion over ‘gaming vs flight simulation. Through the release of Microsoft Flight Simulator, the hobby of flight simulation has become more accessible and mainstream than ever. Does this mean we’re entering a […]

Review: FlyingIron Simulations F6F-5 Hellcat

When I switched to Microsoft Flight Simulator as my primary sim over Prepar3D a little over a year ago, I was a little lost. In P3D, I used to fly my PMDG Boeings all over the world all day long. In MSFS this was not yet possible at the time, and it left me searching […]

Aerosoft Previews Oslo-Gardermoen for MSFS

Recently, Aerosoft took to their forum to share the first previews of their Oslo-Gardermoen scenery for MSFS. The main highlights of these first screenshots are the terminal building interiors and the operation of the visual docking system placed at the gates. In addition, the screenshots provide a sense of what the interior lighting will look […]

Flightbeam KSFO Captain’s Edition Previews

Flightbeam’s own Mir has shared the first previews for their KSFO – Captain’s Edition scenery. KSFO is of course the ICAO code for San Francisco International Airport. It has been known for some time that Flightbeam is working on a MSFS rendition for one of their most popular airports, but this is the first time […]

New Freeware Hub, X-Plane.to Launched

Following the success of FlightSim.to, the team behind the popular uploading website has now launched X-Plane.to. The new site is geared exclusively towards X-Plane content, allowing Microsoft Flight Simulator and X-Plane related content to stay separate, whilst keeping accounts and appearances unified. The new website has already plenty of uploads for new liveries, tools and […]

iniScene Los Angeles International Airport Previews

Announced just earlier this month, iniScene has shared more previews of their upcoming rendition of Los Angeles International Airport (KLAX) for MSFS. The previews show the Tom Bradley International Terminal with it’s iconic design as well as the just as iconic ATC tower, among other things. But most of all, the previews give a bit […]

Orbx Introducing New Currency, Orbs

Orbx has introduced a new “in-game” currency called ‘Orbs‘. Orbs can be earned by purchasing products through Orbx, but also by completing Volanta challenges or capturing Volanta aerocaches in your simulator. Every Orbx customer will have received their personal Orbs wallet, with some Orbs already included based on your tenure with Orbx. Orbs can be […]

Sim Update 10 Releasing Tomorrow

Following an extended period of testing and development, Microsoft has confirmed that the long-awaited release of Sim Update 10 is happening on September 21st, 2022. On social media, the team announced that the update will be pushed out to all users at 08:00am PDT / 15:00z. At this time, you may need to restart your […]

Nvidia Reveals Massive Performance Improvements for Microsoft Flight Simulator thanks to new DLSS 3

Nvidia today announced their next generation of graphics cards coming next month. The new RTX 40XX series of cards promises vastly improved performance thanks to its 76 billion transistors and up to 18,000 CUDA cores. This represents a 70% improvement on the previous last generation cards. That alone would be enough to get people talking, […]

The Secret Studio Releases WBGR Miri Airport (MYY) for MSFS

The Secret Studio recently released their third airport add-on, Miri Airport, for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The Secret Studio initially offered their add-ons on flightsim.to before shifting to payware add-ons in order to offer higher quality products as an alternative to their freeware offerings. Miri Airport (WBGR) is sure to appeal to many simmers who wish […]

FSCGAA Releases Ulaanbaatar Chinggis Khaan for Prepar3D

Performance-friendly scenery developer FSCGAA has released its recreation of Ulaanbaatar Chinggis Khaan International Airport (ZMCK), bringing a high-altitude international aviation hub for Prepar3D users to enjoy. Situated at an altitude of 10’800ft, Chinggis Khaan International Airport (ZMCK) is the primary aviation hub in Mongolia, serving as the country’s primary port of entry. The airport is 52km south […]

Make Africa Great Again Releases Kaduna Airport for MSFS

Africa scenery developer Make Africa Great Again has released its rendition of Kaduna Airport (DNKA) for MSFS users to discover. Kaduna International Airport (DNKA) is a small regional airport serving the capital city of Kaduna state in Nigeria. The airport is located 14 miles (ca. 23 km) outside the city’s borders and has been operating since its […]

Fly2High Releases Wrocław Copernicus Airport for MSFS

MSFS scenery developer Fly2High, known for their renditions of Fresno Yosemite Airport (KFAT) and Sofia International Airport (LBSF), has released their recreation of Wrocław Copernicus Airport (EPWR) for MSFS. Wrocław Copernicus Airport (EPWR) is an international airport primarily serving the city of Wrocław, located in Lower Silesian Voivodeship in Poland. Originally constructed before World War II by Germany, the airport […]

Low-End PC Solutions Releases Lima Jorge Chavez Airport for MSFS

Low-End PC Solutions has released their recreation of Peru’s aviation hub, Lima Jorge Chávez International Airport (SPJC), for MSFS. Situated at the foot of the South American Andes, Lima’s Jorge Chávez International Airport (SPJC) is Peru’s main international airport and, thus, by extension, the primary port of entry for most tourists. The airport is the […]

PZL-104 Wilga 35A for MSFS enters final stages of Alpha testing

MSFS aircraft developer’s DigitalJonx PZL-104 Wilga 35A is in the final stages of Alpha testing, according to a recent article published on Microsoft Flight Simulator forums. Originally designed and manufactured in Poland in 1962 by Polish aircraft manufacturer PZL Warszawa-Okecie, the PZL-104 Wilga was intended to be a robust aircraft to be used in various civil applications, […]

FSX3D Releases Mont-Dauphin Saint-Crepin for MSFS

Calling all mountaineers and mountain flying experts, FSX3D has released their rendition of Mont-Dauphin Saint-Crepin (LFNC) for MSFS users to discover. Mont-Dauphin Saint-Crepin (LFNC) is a small regional airfield exclusively used by private pilots for recreational use and is located within the community of Mont-Dauphin in the French Mediterranean alps. The airfield is not controlled and has […]

TSS Releases PW-4090 Sound Pack V2 for P3D

High-quality sound package producer Turbine Sound Studios has released its second rendition of a sound package focusing on Pratt & Whitney’s PW4090 engines for Prepar3D. The Pratt & Whitney 4000 series engines comprise a set of dual-spool, high-bypass turbofan engines. The series base model, the PW4000, originally designed to produce between 52’000 and 62’000 pounds of thrust, […]

Burning Blue Design Releases Goodwood Aerodrome

Goodwood Aerodrome (EGHR) has been recreated by Burning Blue Design for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Located in Southern England, the airport was originally built during WWII and was known as RAF Westhampnet. It hosted the RAF, RCAF, RNZAF as wel as the USAAF. It received the name ’Goodwood’ after the war, when the airport was transferred […]

GeoReality Releases Global Forests v2 [Europe-North America-Oceania] for X-Plane 12

GeoReality capitalizes on the recent release of X-Plane 12 Early Access with the release of Global Forests v2 [Europe-North America-Oceania] XP12. Global Forests first made its way to X-Plane 11 in the form of three volumes covering Europe, North America, and Asia-Oceania. For their release on X-Plane 12, GeoReality chose to package all three volumes […]

MM Simulations Releases Vestmannaeyjar Airport for MSFS

MM Simulations has released Vestmannaeyjar Airport (BIVM) for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The new airport scenery is a replica of the small island airport that is situated just off the coast of Iceland. With multiple flights to Iceland’s main airport, Reykjavík Airport, the airport is a fun destination to perform some short 25-minute hops in a […]

Flysimware Announces Beechcraft Sierra C24R as their Next Aircraft

Following the release of the well-received Cessna 414AW Chancellor for Microsoft Flight Simulator, Flysimware is back with the project they’re working on next. On their Discord server, they confirmed that they will be working on the Beechcraft Sierra C24R for Microsoft Flight Simulator. This decision was reached as the aircraft is the “most documented aircraft […]

LatinVFR Announces Airbus A319 for MSFS

LatinVFR is back with another aircraft, following the release of various scenery and utility products for Microsoft Flight Simulator. This time, the team are bringing the Airbus A319 to the simulator. In a similar fashion to that of their A321neo, the Airbus A319 is not a study level or high fidelity add-on. When it’s made […]

New Blue Bird Simulations 757 Previews

Blue Bird Simulations has been previewing the 757 for Microsoft Flight Simulator for many months now, with each screenshot showcasing the ongoing development of the plane. Of course, with such an iconic plane in the works, anticipation for it is very high. Over the past few days, Blue Bird Simulations has shared a handful of […]

Flying Low Releases the X-Plane 12 Handbook Released

Writer, Flying Low, has released a 347-page handbook to help support those buying X-Plane 12. The handbook goes through how to set up X-Plane 12, optimise the hardware and enable VR. There are various sections throughout the guide that will help you get to grips with the simulator, get the most out of performance and […]

X-Crafts Shares a New Development video of the E-Jets Family

It’s been a little while since we last saw a development update from X-Crafts regarding their E-Jets Family of aircraft for X-Plane. However, this has changed with the latest update from the team and the newly released video. The new update was provided by the ‘Not-a-Newsletter’ email by X-Crafts, where Marko spoke about the complexities […]

Flight Factor A320 Ultimate for X-Plane 12 – Official Trailer

Watch the official Flight Factor A320 Ultimate for X-Plane 12 trailer right now.

IronSim Releases Doha City Skyscrapers Landmarks for MSFS

Scenery developer IronSim has released a new Doha City Skyscrapers Landmarks package for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Doha is a rapidly growing city with many of the buildings and towers finished within the last decade. As a result, the city looks modern and vibrant thanks to the new architecture. The new product comes with over 100 […]

FlightFactor Updates Aircraft Fleet for X-Plane 12

Aircraft developer FlightFactor has released a number of updates for many of its aircraft over the past week or so that give them compatibility with X-Plane 12. For the Boeing fleet, the Boeing 757 and Boeing 767 from FlightFactor have been updated with a new ‘beta’ build. Not only does the new build add X-Plane […]

Drzewiecki Design Showcases Progress on Newark for MSFS

Drzewiecki Design took to social media to show the latest progress on their highly anticipated Newark Airport scenery for MSFS. The project has been in the works for some time, but these latest screenshots highlight the latest work completed on Terminals A and C. Whether you love it or hate it as a passenger, Newark […]

Stord Airport for MSFS is Now Out

Scenery developer Simport has released Sørstokken Stord Airport for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Located in Norway on the island of Stord, the small municipal regional airport has a single runway that is just shy of 5,000ft long. Typically flights are operated by DAT to Oslo and Orland. Simport has taken care to recreate an authentic-looking version […]

Adventum Tours Australia Released for MSFS

Developer Adventum Sims has released a brand new package for Microsoft Flight Simulator. This time, the team has focused its attention on Australia and the new pack comes with 55 different activities for you to enjoy. Throughout the various missions, you will see all parts of the country. From the coastlines of the Gold Coast […]

DC Designs Previews Harrier

Over on Facebook, developer DC Designs has shown a few more previews of their upcoming AV-8B Harrier for MSFS. The developer confirms that the Harrier’s flight dynamics will indeed allow it to slightly ”bow” forward while hovering, something that was requested by several people. One of the previews indeed shows the Harrier doing just that. […]

DCS Announces A-1H Skyraider

An exciting announcement for a new module was made by the Eagle Dynamic team for DCS. Developed by a new third party developer, Crosstail Studios, the team has announced the development of an A-1H Skyraider. The A-1H Skyraider, dubbed the ’Spad’, is a single engine attack aircraft capable of carrying large loads of ordnance as […]

Navigraph Charts 8 in Beta Testing; Check out the new Preview Video

For a while now, Navigraph Charts has proven to be one of the most useful tools in the flight simulation community. Being able to access charts on pretty much any device means that navigating airports and the skies is easier than ever. However, this hasn’t stopped Navigraph from building on the tool to make it […]

Cockspur C510 Mustang – Official Trailer

Watch the official Cockspur C510 Mustang official trailer now. The C510 Mustang is in development by Cockspur, who previously brought us the likes of the A22 Foxbat and the SG38 to Microsoft Flight Simulator. It is due to release soon.

IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Normandy Released

It’s a great week for warbird pilots. Not only did FlyingIron Simulations release their F6F Hellcat for MSFS, but 1C Game Studios has also released IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Normandy earlier this week. Battle of Normandy is the next chapter in IL-2’s Great Battles series, which started with Battle of Stalingrad and has since seen […]

Impulse Simulations Releases Landmarks Townsville for MSFS

Virtual visitors to Australia will be pleased to learn that Impulse Simulations has released Landmarks Townsville for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The new scenery add-on adds buildings, detail and points of interest to the coastal city that sits in northeastern Queensland, Australia. The city itself has various landmarks such as the North QLD Stadium, various military […]

Impulse Simulations Releases Bendigo Airport for MSFS

The airport in the Australian boomtown city of Bendigo, the site of a large discovery of gold, has landed in Microsoft Flight Simulator. With two runways, this treasure trove of an airport offers a range of commercial and light aircraft operations including emergency services and flight training. Developer Impulse has paid close attention to detail […]

FlyingIron Simulations Releases F6F-5 Hellcat

FlyingIron Simulations has released the next in their lineup of warbirds: the F6F-5 Hellcat. The Hellcat is a plane developed by Grumman and was introduced in 1943. The Hellcat was a popular carrier-based fighter aircraft that was able to outperform the Japanese Zeroes and was the US Navy’s dominant fighter in the second half of […]

iniScene announces Los Angeles International Airport for MSFS

One of the biggest airports in the world is being developed by iniScene for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Los Angeles International Airport (KLAX) is the third busiest airport in the world, seeing over 88 million passengers per year travel through its doors. It serves as a major gateway to the West Coast of the USA for […]

Flightsim.to soon to Launch X-Plane.to

Popular freeware distributor and payware store, Flightsim.to, has announced that they plan on soon launching a sister website dedicated to X-Plane content. X-Plane.to will be unveiled very soon to the community as a new place dedicated to enabling content creators the chance to upload, rate and share freeware content for the newly released X-Plane 12. […]

Parallel 42 releases Mexican Mountain for MSFS

Parallel 42 has added a new fictional airfield to the world of Microsoft Flight Simulator that is ideal for those wanting to discover more remote parts of the world. Mexican Mountain (42MX) is a custom-built strip in Green River, Utah, that features mountains, lush trees, running rivers and more. It’s location offers a great spot […]

Volanta Update Released: XPL12 Support Added and More

Volanta, the popular flight sim flight tracking application, has just released their new update, version 1.3.9. This new update addresses many bug fixes, but also includes a number of useful new features. The most notable feature of the 1.3.9 update is the added support for those using X-Plane 12. If you have XPL12 Early Access […]

SimWorks Studios shares Dash 7 update

Developer SimWorks Studios shared another progress post on their Facebook page a few days ago, highlighting a short update on their Amphibian Kodiak which should be released after SU10 drops. However, the post’s main focus was the highly anticipated de Havilland Dash 7. SimWorks de Havilland Dash 7 for Microsoft Flight Simulator is currently being developed in […]

Eagle Dynamics Previews DCS: C-130J

Eagle Dynamics released a short teaser of an upcoming C-130J module produced by Airplane Simulation Company. This marks a first for DCS in terms of full-fidelity large aircraft and is sure to enhance the rich array of military aircraft that DCS already offers. The C-130 Hercules is a four-engine turboprop military transport aircraft designed by […]

Laminar Research Releases X-Plane 12 Early Access

X-Plane 12 is the latest generation of flight simulator from developer Laminar Research. After many previews and teasers of the release, the platform is now ready for Early Access purchase from the X-Plane official website. X-Plane 12 promises next generation weather, lighting and environment including seasons and 3D sounds, as well as brand new aircraft […]

Verticalsim Removing VStates by the end of the Month

Developer Verticalsim has announced that they have made the unfortunate decision to remove the whole collection of VStates from their servers. As of September 25th at 11 PM EST, VStates will no longer be available to download from any source hosted by Verticalsim. The news comes as a shock and sad surprise for many who […]

Istanbul Airport for MSFS Now Available

Scenery developer SceneryTR Design has released Istanbul Airport (LTFM) for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The new airport product is a replica of the main international airport in Turkey, which replaced the old Ataturk Airport. The airport itself is huge, with the ability to host over 200 million passengers a year once fully opened. Istanbul Airport has […]

FlyingIron Simulations F6F Hellcat Preview Video

YouTuber Twotonemurphy has created a preview video of FlyingIron Simulations’ upcoming F6F Hellcat. The video starts with him showing off the plane’s exterior and detailed modelling, as well as wing-folding animation. After that we can see the plane’s interior and hear the sounds, as Twotonemurphy goes through the start-up sequence. He then continues the video […]

LHSimulations Releases Budapest Airport v2 for MSFS

LHSimulations, known for their add-ons covering the country of Hungary, released their Budapest Airport v2 (LHBP) for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport is the largest of the four commercial airports in Hungary, serving the capital city of Budapest. It’s a base for Ryanair and also handles significant traffic primarily within Europe but […]

SimToolkitPro is now at Version 1.0.0

The popular and free utility tool, SimToolkitPro, has finally been updated to version 1. SimToolkitPro launched over three years ago as a personal project for Dan and it has since grown into a tool used by thousands in the community. SimToolkitPro is typically seen as a flight tracking tool, but has grown in recent years […]

Carenado Releases Pilatus PC-12

Carenado has released their rendition of the Pilatus PC-12. The Pilatus PC-12 is a single-engine turboprop aircraft, popular as regional aircraft and cargo aircraft by operators all over the world. The plane is also in use by several air forces. The PC-12 is the best selling plane in its class. Carenado’s rendition of the PC-12 […]

Brief X-Plane 12 Status Update

For those of you looking forward to upgrading your X-Plane simulator from 11 to X-Plane 12 will be pleased to know that a brief statement from Laminar Research has been shared. The statement specifically spoke about the timeline of when ‘Early Access’ to X-Plane 12 will begin. It’s been made clear since the announcement of […]

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