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Fly Away Simulation Launch "Free-to-Download" Access to Files

Posted on Fri, 06 Jul 2012 14:20:29 GMT

For over 5 years, the access to the file library here at Fly Away Simulation has been restricted to only registered members of the website.  We have now opened up access to the file library for everyone, in fact - you don't even have to register for a "free" account; you don't need to register at all.

Starting today, the 6th July 2012, access to the flight simulator downloads and file library no longer requires you to be a registered member of Fly Away Simulation.

Screenshot showing the option of downloading for free or signing up for a membership.

Screenshot showing the option of downloading for free or signing up for a membership.

Users may download any of the files free-of-charge and no registration is required; not even for a free "account" - just click and download without signing it.

There are some restrictions

While you can now download any of the files without an account, there are some speed restrictions and caps on your connection.  There will be a speed cap of 25kb/s​ for each connection and a limit of 1 download at a time.  This means you will have to wait for your current download to finish before you start downloading another one.

In order to lift the speed cap and parallel download limit, you would still need a registered account.

Registered Members Still Benefit

Registered members have unlimited, un-metered access to all areas of the website including the file library, videos downloads and of course a full profile on the forum and the option of posting their URL on comments.

Advertising is also disabled site-wide for registered members.

The most diverse downloads library

The downloads library at Fly Away Simulation is one of the most diverse on the internet.  With downloads for Microsoft Flight Simulator X, 2004 and X-Plane all in one easy to access location, you'll always find what you're looking for.

For more information on registering for a full account, click here.

To jump straight to the free downloads, click here.

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 ian.stephens@flyawaysimulation.com.

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