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Announcing Combat Air Patrol 2

Posted on Tue, 04 Aug 2015 19:00:00 GMT

Although flight simulators have been incredibly popular and have collected a huge amount of users and fan over time, it has been something that many people can get involved with due to the fact that the simulation can be so varied. From the typical civilian air patrols that let you take in the world at your own pace to the madness and enjoyment provided by the more high octane combat simulators, you will find that using a flight simulator with the right planning and style for you can be perfect. 

AVSIM Founder Tom Allensworth Passes Away

Posted on Tue, 07 Apr 2015 15:10:00 GMT

We understand that we are privileged to have such an open, friendly and diverse community around us. With so many great innovations and ideas brought to life by the experts of the community, we love spending time working with others and seeing what the general consensus is throughout. Our main aim is always to provide a service that can be trustworthy and easy to use, but we also spend a lot of time working with other flight simulation websites.

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2014 Leaked Artwork

Posted on Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT

Just in from a leaked source is a shock from Microsoft: the box artwork of Microsoft Flight Simulator 2014.  While we can't find much information on this new simulator as of yet, we have been given early leaked box artwork.

X-55 Rhino: Saitek Announce New Controller

Posted on Thu, 14 Nov 2013 17:35:32 GMT

Saitek (owned by Mad Catz) have just announced a new controller system called the X-55 Rhino.  Not much is given away at the moment, but judging from how epic the video released is, we can expect something big.

FS Video Marshaller Simulate Hand Signals Used by Real-World Pilots

Posted on Tue, 13 Nov 2012 17:40:00 GMT

The creators of FS2Crew have released a new product – FS Video Marshaller, a program that enables users to simulate the same ground-to-cockpit and cockpit-to-ground hand signals used by pilots. The program uses video technology.

New Model for Free Download: Sukhoi Su-26 Aerobatic Plane

Posted on Sun, 02 Sep 2012 23:00:00 GMT

Transcendental Technologies has announced a new model - the PRE-Flight Sukhoi Su-26 aerobatic plane. This model is available for free download to all PRE-Flight owners. 

PRE-Flight Avatar Samson Helicopter Now Available

Posted on Sat, 01 Sep 2012 23:00:00 GMT

Transcendental Technologies PRE-Flight RC Flight Simulator has announced that PRE-Flight Avatar Samson Helicopter is now available for Free Download.

Rise Of Flight Update 1.011 Released

Posted on Wed, 29 Aug 2012 23:00:00 GMT

In March 2010, Moscow-based Neoqb announced its release of Rise Of Flight: The First Great Air War, also known as Rise Of Flight Update 1.011.

ATC4Real Is Now Available

Posted on Mon, 06 Aug 2012 14:38:44 GMT

Air traffic control services are an essential part of any airport – it helps to organize air traffic flow and ensures that collisions do not occur. In addition to directing and separating air traffic to ensure efficient movement, the service provides support and information to pilots, helping them in their landing procedures.

Flying Development Studio Has Released Infinite Flight: A New Flight Simulator For iOS

Posted on Wed, 25 Jul 2012 15:22:09 GMT

Flying Development Studio has released Infinite Flight for iPhone/iPad. Infinite Flight is the first Flight Simulator for iOS and Windows Phone 7.

Boeing 747-8 Panel Released by JSG Panels

Posted on Mon, 09 Jul 2012 10:00:00 GMT

JSG Panels has announced the release of Boeing 747-8 Panel software that provides a panel for the Boeing 747-8 based on photographs of the actual aircraft.

Space Shuttle Mission Simulator Special Edition Boxed Released

Posted on Sat, 24 Mar 2012 06:00:00 GMT

Exciting Simulations has released a special edition boxed CD version of Space Shuttle Mission 2007.  Released on the 29th anniversary of the first shuttle mission, this boxed CD edition will include all available missions and features that have been developed to date.

GoFlight Releases TQ-6 Advanced Throttle System

Posted on Fri, 16 Mar 2012 09:00:00 GMT

GoFlight has released TQ-6 Advanced Throttle System designed to match the throttle in a Boeing 737 NG cockpit. GoFlight has also released a new set of handles that can be used with the original TQ-6 throttle.

FlightGear 2.6.0 Released

Posted on Thu, 01 Mar 2012 13:56:27 GMT

The FlightGear development team has released FlightGear 2.6.0, a free, open-source flight simulator.

Digital Aviation Releases New Radio Navigation Simulator App

Posted on Sun, 19 Feb 2012 11:00:00 GMT

Digital Aviation has released a new Radio Navigation Simulator (RNS) application for iPhone/iPad/iPod touch.

Space Shuttle Mission 2007 Mission Pack v5.20 Released

Posted on Tue, 14 Feb 2012 12:10:46 GMT

In March 2010, Exciting Simulations announced the release of a free Mission Pack v5.20 for the Space Shuttle Mission 2007 simulator.

Introducing The Virtual Type Rating

Posted on Tue, 14 Feb 2012 11:50:59 GMT

According to a Press Release issued in March 2010, Virtual Aviation's new Virtual Type Rating enables you to train like a professional pilot in either their Boeing 737 or Airbus A320 simulator. This makes new Virtual Type Rating the closest thing to becoming an airline pilot.

Wings of Prey Released

Posted on Mon, 13 Feb 2012 20:00:22 GMT

Wings of Prey is based around the aerial combat and ground military operations of World War II. It allows players to participate in some of the war's most famous battles with battle planes, fighters and bombers across a wide range of exhilarating missions.

GEvision - Flight Simulation In Google Earth

Posted on Tue, 10 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMT

It was announced on 21st January 2010 that flight simulation is available in Google Earth through GEvision. GEvision is a Google Earth based scenery engine which a flight simulator can directly link to in applications such as Microsoft Flight Simulator (MSFS) or XPlane, or any other applications that generate coordinate data.

737NG Overhead Panel Released by GLB Flight Products

Posted on Mon, 09 Jan 2012 16:25:07 GMT

GLB Flight Products announced its release of 737NG Overhead Panel on 19th January 2010. Boeing 737NG overhead panel is a new addition to GLB Flight Products’ line of home cockpit components. According to GLB Flight Products, their mission is to supply high quality parts to flight simulator designers.

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