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AFS Design - Airbus A380 v2 Released

Posted on Sun, 13 Sep 2009 08:00:14 GMT

AFS-design brings an excellent rendition of the Airbus A380. The Airbus A380 is a double-decker, four-engined airliner manufactured by Airbus S.A.S. It first flew on April 27, 2005 from Toulouse, France. Commercial flights should begin in 2006 after 15 months of testing. During much of its development, the aircraft was known as the Airbus A3XX. The A380 is now the largest passenger airliner, topping the Boeing 747, which was the largest for 35 years. However, the Antonov An-225 retains the record of being the world's largest commercial aircraft.

Imaginesim KIAD (Washington Dulles) scenery for FSX Released

Posted on Sun, 13 Sep 2009 07:38:41 GMT

Available now for FSX is Imaginesim's KIAD Washington Dulles. IAD is world renowned for its Eero Saarinen designed terminal building and the unique 'PlaneMate' mobile lounges. Dulles is also among the most important Eastern Seaboard hubs and is one of the world's major international destinations.

PMDG Releases MD-11 Update

Posted on Mon, 17 Aug 2009 18:16:31 GMT

PMDG has released new versions of the PMDG MD-11 for FSX and FS2004 during the night, Friday. These updates serve to bring both versions to parity, and to add some new features and fixes since the FSX release in October and the FS9 release earlier this week.

Flight Replicas FSX L-4 Grasshopper Released

Posted on Tue, 30 Jun 2009 16:43:04 GMT

"The L-4 Grasshopper was one of the smallest aircraft of WW2, and it had neither weapons nor armor. Nevertheless, it has been claimed that a single L-4, directing the firepower of an entire Division, could bring more devastation then any other aircraft of that period.

Xtreme Prototypes Release The Avro CF-105 Arrow for FS2004/FSX

Posted on Tue, 30 Jun 2009 16:09:05 GMT

Xtreme Prototypes is proud to announce the release of its Avro CF-105 Arrow add-on aircraft package for Microsoft Flight Simulator X and Flight Simulator 2004. The software includes six variations of the legendary Canadian "all-weather" high-altitude interceptor, two fully functional 3D virtual cockpits, Arrow custom sound sets, 14 camera definitions for FSX, 10 saved flights based on Arrow test flights or fictitious but anticipated missions, and a 60-page user manual inspired from original Avro flight manuals in English and French (PDF format).

NMG - Cape Town International 2008 Now Available for FSX/FS2004

Posted on Tue, 30 Jun 2009 16:00:38 GMT

Cape Town International is the second-largest airport in South Africa, after Johannesburg, the third-largest in Africa and a major gateway for tourist traffic. Until the mid-1990s the airport was named DF Malan Airport after Prime Minister Daniel Francois Malan.

NMG - Johannesburg International Airport Now Available for FSX/FS2004

Posted on Tue, 30 Jun 2009 15:57:43 GMT

Johannesburg International Airport was established in 1952 and named after Field Marshal Jan Christian Smuts, who was the prime minister of the Union of South Africa from 1919 to 1924 and also from 1939 to 1948. Following the ending of apartheid in 1994, the reformed South African government implemented a national policy of not naming airports after politicians. The airports name, and that of other international and regional airports in South Africa, was changed to politically-neutral names. In 2006 however, the airport was again renamed to OR (Oliver Reginald) Tambo International Airport, the former president of the African National Congress (ANC).

Icarusgold Releases FSX Pitts S-2B

Posted on Tue, 30 Jun 2009 15:53:50 GMT

The Pitts Special is a light aerobatic biplane designed by Curtis Pitts. It has accumulated many competition wins since its first flight in 1944. The Pitts Special dominated world aerobatic competition in the 1960s and 1970s and, even today, remains a potent competition aircraft in the lower categories. Aerotek-built S-2B with a 260 hp (194 kW) Lycoming AEIO-540-D4A5 engine, and upper wing auxiliary fuel tank, the landing gear and upper wings were moved forward six inches, 196 built.

Virtualcol Releases E-Jets Virtual 2.0

Posted on Fri, 05 Jun 2009 00:03:37 GMT

E-Jets Virtual is a commitment to excellence and quality, offering users a single package that includes the most popular models made by the Brazilian company EMBRAER, the 170, 175, 190 and 195 and the new LINEAGE 1000. It includes detailed outer models and also offers a virtual passenger cabin, an excellent virtual cockpit, it even includes the textures of 11 airlines using the popular jets.

Razbam Grumman EA-6B Prowler Released for FSX

Posted on Mon, 01 Jun 2009 23:33:45 GMT

Razbam proudly announces the release of its Grumman EA-6B Prowler. The EA-6B was a more advanced electronic warfare version of the A-6. Despite the fact that it used the same wing and fuselage configuration as the A-6 Intruder, it was in fact virtually a completely different aircraft. Consequently, it was given a new name Prowler.

C-130 Hercules Released By Just Flight

Posted on Mon, 01 Jun 2009 02:46:56 GMT

The Hercules is ready for action after an extensive re-fit. Just Flight is very pleased to announce that C-130 Hercules, one of its most popular titles of recent years, has returned from an extensive re-fit in the Captain Sim workshops and is now released. C-130 Hercules is the result of over 6,000 hours of meticulous development. It is undoubtedly the most sophisticated re-creation of a military aircraft to grace the simulated skies. Staggering graphics and a superb array of detailed animations are mated to an accurate flight model that has been tested by Hercules crews. It has now been in for a major refit at the Captain Sim development studio and returns fully re-worked for Flight Simulator X with Acceleration, SP2, DX10 Preview and Vista compatibility.

Wilco Airbus A380 v2 Released

Posted on Fri, 08 May 2009 05:00:00 GMT

With new technologies, improved features, and specific FSX missions, Wilco Publishing brings you the Airbus A380 to Microsoft Flight Simulator X.

Project Open Sky Releases Bombardier CRJ 700

Posted on Sun, 03 May 2009 15:00:00 GMT

Project Open Sky would like to announce the release of the much-anticipated, and one of our longest running project, CRJ700 V3.

Sim Giants Releases Fuerteventura Airport for FSX

Posted on Fri, 01 May 2009 00:06:18 GMT

Fuerteventura is the longest island in the archipelago at 98 km north to south and the second-largest Canary Island after Tenerife. The unforgiving barren and arid interior of the island shares much with its African neighbors of Morocco and the Western Sahara including sparse rainfall, rocky-desert landscapes. Fuerteventura is perhaps most famous for its beaches, with over 50 km of stunning white and golden sand.

JSGPanels Releases Universal FMC for FSX

Posted on Wed, 29 Apr 2009 16:21:14 GMT

This package contains an FMC designed or use with almost any FSX aircraft plus a comprehensive sound package.

Natural World FS Trees 2.0 Released for FSX/FS2004

Posted on Wed, 29 Apr 2009 01:32:52 GMT

Natural World FS contains alternative vegetation for FS, which will change the appearance of the countryside. Forests will be far more realistic. VFR flights will be an even better experience.

FSWidgets Releases GMap Garmin Edition For FSX

Posted on Tue, 24 Mar 2009 20:00:00 GMT

FSWidgets has released a third edition of the GMap for FSX freeware moving map system. This latest incarnation of GMap - the Garmin Edition - utilizes a Garmin 530 background or "skin" for those who prefer GMap in this particular "flavour".

FranceVFR Releases Airport of Toussus Le Noble For FSX

Posted on Tue, 24 Mar 2009 18:00:00 GMT

After having released the FS2004 version, France VFR is proud to announce the release of the FSX version of Airport of Toussus le Noble (LFPN).

CLS Boeing 747-200/300 Now Available for FSX/FS2004

Posted on Sun, 22 Mar 2009 20:00:00 GMT

The Commercial Level Simulations Boeing 747-200 includes a free bonus, the Boeing 747-300. Looking for the ultimate 747 experience? The CLS 747-200 includes 65 liveries, extremely detailed exterior model and realistic Virtual Cockpit (photoreal parts). The panel is equally good and has many functions.

Free Spitfire From Aeroplane Heaven for FSX/FS2004

Posted on Sun, 01 Mar 2009 21:12:17 GMT

In 2005, Aeroplane Heaven was comissioned by Spitfire restoration specialists, Historic Flying Limted, to produce a simulation of their Mk9T Two-seat Spitifre for training purposes. Working from supplied info and plans etc. we produced a very authentic replica.

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