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…

Aerosoft’s CRJ for MSFS is out now!

The day has come and there’s much to celebrate as Aerosoft’s CRJ airliner has been released for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The airliner is available in the MSFS marketplace and available directly from Aerosoft on their online store. Here are the launch day details that you need to know! Key features and promo trailer The CRJ…

Aerosoft announces CRJ release date, new tutorial videos published

Fans of Aerosoft’s CRJ project for Microsoft Flight Simulator should be rejoicing about now as news has come from Aerosoft themselves that the CRJ will be available for release in the Microsoft Flight Simulator Marketplace and on the Aerosoft store on Tuesday March 16, 2021. This is what Aerosoft had to say about it plus…

Aerosoft makes ‘Airbuses’ dev official, plus new Twin Otter images

In an announcement on their forum, third party aircraft and scenery maker Aerosoft have announced that they are working on a series of Airbus models for Microsoft Flight Simulator centered around the A320 and A330. They have also released new images of the exterior model of their DHC-6 Twin Otter project. Let’s have a look!…

DC-3, Twin Otter, A220 updates and announcements for MSFS

There’s tons of aircraft announcements and updates happening all of the time for Microsoft Flight Simulator. More than I can keep up with, however, here are some that caught my eye recently including news about a DC-3, Twin Otter and an ultra modern Airbus A220. Let’s have a look! DC-3 by Aeroplane Heaven Aeroplane Heaven…