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TVAC Announces Boeing 717-200

Posted on Tue, 15 Jun 2004 23:28:58 GMT

The Vans Aircraft Company announces their largest project ever, the Boeing 717-200 The Lasting Legacy. The add-on features a state of the art replica of the real plane with flight performance confirmed by real airline pilots. Versions with and without virtual cockpit are included along with a variety of liveries. For details, click on Read More.

Icarus Releases Westland Lysander

Posted on Tue, 08 Jun 2004 22:35:20 GMT

The latest WWII era aircraft release from Icarus is the Westland Lysander. The package includes three different models with a total of 17 different liveries including RAF, RCAF, Polish, Finnish and more. For details, click on Read More.

Announcing Micro Flight 4.2

Posted on Sun, 06 Jun 2004 23:21:04 GMT

Now available from developer Ilan Papini is Micro Flight, version 4.2. This stand-alone flight simulator is focused on VFR flight and micro meteorology and is one of the only sims that accurately simulates paragliders, hang gliders, balloons and ultralights. For more information, click on Read More.

FSQuality Announces Austrian Airports

Posted on Fri, 04 Jun 2004 23:39:58 GMT

Coming later this month from FSQuality are two packs of Austrian airports. Austrian Airports Volume 1 covers eastern Austria including Vienna while Volume 2 includes southern and western Austria including Innsbruck. For full details, click on Read More.

Project A320 Flight Dynamics Released

Posted on Thu, 27 May 2004 23:58:00 GMT

Pedro Oliveira has released a final version of the popular Airbus A320 flight dynamics, called "Project A320", which is now fully compatible with the Airbus Pro from Phoenix Simulations Software and depicts one of the closest approaches to a jet aircraft's handling and performance. There is no instability issue as found in previous releases.

Perfect Portugal Project Scenery 2.2 Released

Posted on Thu, 27 May 2004 23:54:47 GMT

Now available from PPP Team is v2.2 of their Perfect Portugal Project scenery. For more information, click on Read More.

FS Addon Manager 3.36 Released

Posted on Thu, 27 May 2004 23:47:14 GMT

FS Addon Manager, the management system for Microsoft Flight Simulator add-ons and AI traffic, is now available in v3.36 which is primarily a maintenance release that fixes several minor issues and solves issues found with newer NVidia drivers. For full details, click on Read More.

Golden Eagle Squadron Releases Classic Grumman Goose

Posted on Tue, 18 May 2004 02:14:12 GMT

Now available from Golden Eagle Squadron is the classic Grumman Goose, a twin engine amphibian designed in the 1930's to transport the wealthy from New York to Miami. For full details, click on Read More.

Australian Flight Simulation Expo

Posted on Thu, 13 May 2004 19:46:10 GMT

The Australian Flight Simulation Expo will take place this August in Sydney, in partnership with the Vatsim convention, the Flight Sim LAN Meet and the Australian Top Gun Competition. For details, click on Read More.

Team FS KBT Announces Update 2.2 for F/A-18E

Posted on Thu, 13 May 2004 19:44:24 GMT

Team FS KBT has announced an updated version of their F/A-18E Super Hornet. The update includes a number of configuration changes, improvements to speedbrake deployment and many flight dynamics updates. For details, click on Read More.

Shackleton Project Released

Posted on Sat, 08 May 2004 00:42:40 GMT

The Shackleton Project is a group of enthusiastic flightsimmers who are working in cooperation with the South African Aviation Foundation to create a realistic FS2004 version of the Avro Shackleton Mk3. The add-on is a fund raiser to help maintain the last flying Shackleton in South Africa and is now available for purchase. For full details, click on Read More.

X-Plane Photographic Scenery: England & Wales

Posted on Thu, 06 May 2004 02:01:35 GMT

Now available from Horizon Simulations Ltd. is X-Plane Photographic Scenery: England & Wales (XPPS). Created in cooperation with Getmapping, Circle Software & Simulation and Intermap Technologies, this scenery is based on detailed photographs taken by a fleet of aircraft flying over the entire area at 5500 feet. For full details, click on Read More.

AlphaSim Releases Westland Lynx Helicopter

Posted on Sun, 02 May 2004 01:02:21 GMT

Now available from Alpha Simulations is their flightsim version of the Westland Lynx helicopter. Included are five variants, with more to come. Model includes both 2D and virtual cockpit, opening doors and authentic sound. For full details, click on Read More.

Jetstar Virtual Airline Sues Qantas Over Trademark Infringement

Posted on Thu, 22 Apr 2004 00:08:59 GMT

Virtual airline JetStar International Airlines has announced plans to sue real world airline Qantas for copyright infringement, trademark infringement, etc. due to Qantas' opening of their new low cost division named "Jetstar". The Qantas announcement has resulted in the virtual airline being deluged with ticket requests, resumes, etc. intended for the real airline. For full details, click on Read More.

SCFA Connie Nears Completion

Posted on Sat, 17 Apr 2004 23:10:52 GMT

The Super Constellation Flyers Association (SCFA), a European group that owns and flies an actual Lockheed Constellation, has announced that development of a flightsim version of their aircraft is nearly complete. The aircraft will work with FS2004 and FS2002 and will be donationware in support of the real aircraft. For details, click on Read more.

Cloud9 Opens New Web Site

Posted on Sat, 10 Apr 2004 01:39:50 GMT

Developer group Cloud9 has opened a new web site to offer information and support for their projects, such as the upcoming Frecce Tricolori aircraft and the Rome add-on scenery. For details, click on Read More.

New From SimSoftWorkshop

Posted on Thu, 01 Apr 2004 00:12:24 GMT

Now available for download from the Simulation Software Workshop web site is their Super SSW A310 Advanced Flying Tutorial that will help you learn how to fly their Airbus A310 model. For more information, click on Read More.

SkyDecks Panel Design Releases 737 NG Panel

Posted on Sat, 27 Mar 2004 12:53:38 GMT

Now available from SkyDecks Panel Design and developer Kevin Sparkuhl is the Boeing 737 NG Panel Project, offering a modern glass cockpit for the B737 jetliner. SkyDecks panels are designed to be replacements for the out of the box default panels. For more details, click on Read More.

FSMetar Fix Released

Posted on Fri, 26 Mar 2004 00:38:41 GMT

An FSMetar 1.5.2 fix has been released to solve an IVAO download problem. 

ACARS Log Analyser 1.7.6 Released

Posted on Fri, 26 Mar 2004 00:24:52 GMT

Now available from ACARSOnline is ACARS Log Analyser v1.7.6. This release includes support for the free Windows and Linux ACARSD decoder. For more information, click on Read More.

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