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Advertise with Fly Away Simulation

Last updated Mon, 25 Mar 2019 16:17:21 GMT
Originally posted on Tue, 15 Feb 2011 18:30:28 GMT

You can now advertise your flight simulator, aviation or any other website or product with Fly Away Simulation. Use our flight simulator portal to advertise your flight simulator or aviation related website or product and receive clicks and customers from users that are already interested in flight simulation, computers and aviation.

Why advertise your flight sim website or product with us?

Fly Away Simulation have been in the flight sim business since 1999, with a huge regular returning member base and tens of thousands of new users visiting daily.  Advertising with us provides your campaign with a fully targeted service on the topic of flight simulation - not a general advertising campaign such as advertising with Google.  Your adverts will be viewed by flight simulator and aviation enthusiasts and users.

Small and large campaigns

We have recently updated our advertising packages, we now use the industry standard CPM model.  CPM is basically a price per 1,000 impressions of your banner.

Square Ad (250 x 250 px)

  • CPM $1.50 (this means $1.50 for 1,000 impressions of your banner)
  • 10,000 impression pack would cost $15
  • 100,000 impression pack would cost $150
  • 1,000,000 impression pack would cost $1500

Footer Leaderboard (728 x 90 px)

  • CPM $1.75 (this means $1.75 for 1,000 impressions of your banner)
  • 10,000 impression pack would cost $17.50
  • 100,000 impression pack would cost $175
  • 1,000,000 impression pack would cost $1750

Examples of location

Below are examples of advert placement and location on the Fly Away Simulation website.

Square Advert (250 x 250 px)

Our standard square advertisement can be found on the right of our pages, including our discussion forum.  The creative size is 250px by 250px.

250px by 250px Square Ad.

Example of the location of our 250x250px square ad.


Footer Leaderboard (250 x 250 px)

Our standard footer leaderboard advertisement can be found on the foot of our pages, including our discussion forum.  The creative size is 728px by 90px.

Footer leaderboard

Example of the location of our 728x90 footer leaderboard.


Full stats and click-through system

When you start advertising with us, we provide you with a full statistics system and CTR information so that you may track your campaign.

Creative Creation Service

We also offer to create the artwork for your advertising campaign should you require this.  It's free of charge and comes with your advertising package.

About our users

Below is a little information about our user base.

Primary audience Aviation Enthusiast

  • Aviation focused in almost all leisure activities (museums, air shows, etc.) Has a tendency to watch cable channels that focus on history, aviation, or a combination of both. 
  • Age is skewed to 30+.
  • Gender is heavily skewed Male. 
  • Likely owners of FS specific hardware (joystick, video cards, yoke, foot pedals, dual screens, etc.)  

Secondary PC Fun Finders

  • Will upgrade for gaming purposes, gets info on-line and through friends, and often plays multi-player.
  • Age is skewed to 30+ (64% US and 41% EMEA)
  • Gender is skewed Male (71%US and 81% EMEA)  
  • Women in this segment are specifically interested in family entertainment and simulation 


Average monthly page views in 2012:

Average daily page views:

Click below to open a support ticket with your advertising request.  If you have any questions before you begin advertising with us, we will be happy to provide answers to them.

Click here to contact us to start advertising now!

Download iconDon't forget... We have a huge selection (over 24,000 files) of free mods and add-ons for FSX, P3D & X-Plane in the file library.  Files include aircraft, scenery, and utilities  All are free-to-download and use - you don't even need to register.  Browse on down to the file library here.

Ian Stephens

About Ian Stephens

Ian Stephens is a flight simulation enthusiast also with a keen interest in aviation and technology.  Ian spends a lot of his time experimenting with various simulator packages but has a love for Microsoft Flight Simulator X because of the huge selection of add-ons available.  However, Ian also has copies of Prepar3D and X-Plane installed. 

Ian has been writing for Fly Away Simulation for over 9 years.  Should you wish, you can contact Ian via email at


Leave a Response
PeetMon, 01 Aug 2011 10:50:13 GMT

Hi there

Im interested in setting up an ad placement deal with you right now, but I don't know what you mean by "impressions"!

Please let me know.

Kind Regards Peet van der Merwe

Pro MemberFly Away SimulationMon, 01 Aug 2011 12:37:23 GMT

Impressions mean how many times the advertisement has been displayed - not the amount of clicks.

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