Aerosoft to release Twin Otter on the 19th

Microsoft Flight Sim fans have been waiting for Aerosoft’s DHC-6 Twin Otter for a long time and the wait is nearly over as we have a release date, features and price all ready to go on this aircraft that’s coming to both PC and Xbox. Release coming up Aerosoft’s highly anticipated Twin Otter will be…

Aerosoft’s Twin Otter has a release date

It took a little while longer than I think many of us anticipated but Aerosoft have now finally given a release date for their long awaited Twin Otter for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Let’s have a look! Mark January 19th on your calendars In a post on the Aerosoft Forum, Aerosoft developer Mathijs Kok let us…

Flight sim news round-up for Sunday Nov 14, 2021

As with many weeks, there’s a lot of activity going on all around our community. Those articles that I haven’t had a chance to write about individually are all presented here in my news round-up for Sunday, November 14, 2021. Check it out! VPC releases SharKa-50 control panel VPC have increased their number of available…

Flight sim news round-up for August 29

There’s been a bunch of smaller stories that I haven’t had a chance to write full articles about recently so instead I’m going to do another news round-up so that you know about some of the big things going on around the community. Let’s have a look! Iris Simulations releases Tutor T.1, teases C-17 The…

Aerosoft detail thinking behind MSFS Twin Otter project

I always appreciate when a developer outlines their vision for a product and what the various constraints of that product are. Several days ago, Mathijs Kok from Aerosoft, put up a big post on their development thread detailing what their plans are for their Twin Otter project for Microsoft Flight Simulator. It’s fascinating, it’s interesting…

Mathijs Kok from Aerosoft is going to talk about Xbox and MSFS

The Flight Simulation Association is hosting a free webinar this Saturday with none other than Mathijs Kok from Aerosoft. The subject matter? Microsoft Flight Simulator and flight simulation on Xbox. Some of you are probably just now sure how this is going to work and I’m with you too. Here’s what’s happening in-case you’re interested…

News round-up for April 24: from F-15E, to Cypus and CRJ 900

Time for another news round-up from around the flight sim community. There’s a lot going on these days so check out some of these news items that popped up during the week. Aeroplane Heaven Spitfire Another Spitfire is coming to MSFS and this time its from Aeroplane Heaven. A veteran FSX developer, their work on…

shadeX for X-Plane 11 quick review

Let me be direct for a moment. Default X-Plane looks drab and dull and no amount of indications that the grey overtones over the sim are “realistic” will convince me that the real world looks that way. It certainly doesn’t to my eyes. This is a sim that needs a little help to punch up…