Asobo details MSFS flight dynamics bug and timeline for a fix

If you’ve been flying around in Microsoft Flight Simulator in the last patch update, you may have noticed that your aircraft behaves strangely when the flaps are deployed. You’re not alone and Asobo Studios has put out a statement on the issue and a timeline for the fix. You may want to read this. The…

Asobo confirms World Update 3 release date

Although planned for release this week, Asobo has confirmed that an extra layer of polish is required on their World Update 3 and have confirmed a new date for the release. They have also shown off a few more points of interest that will be part of the package. Let’s have a look! World update…

MSFS update includes Orbx, Q&A videos, news on next update

The highly anticipated World Update 3 along with a new Feature Discovery Video and a brand new Q&A with the Asobo team are the focus of the latest Microsoft Flight Simulator update. Let’s have a look at the latest! World update information World Update 3 is focused on the United Kingdom and Ireland and, according…

Aerodynamic updates, World Update 3 in new MSFS update

The latest Development Update from Asobo Studios on the state of Microsoft Flight Simulator has some great details on two big features including a new feature discovery video on how the flight modeling is done in the sim and new screenshots and details on World Update 3. Let’s have a look! Feature Discovery on aerodynamics…

FlyByWire is set to make a big splash this year for MSFS A320neo, A380

Mod team turned developer, FlyByWire has released their first Q&A series for 2021 along with screenshots of their planned Airbus A380 project that the team is now also tackling. The group has added regular Q&A sessions, a vibrant Discord community, and is consistently at or near the top of the list among Flight Simulator fans…

Spikes on the terrain, A320 FBW and a third party check-up for MSFS

This week’s update from Asobo Studios on the state of Microsoft Flight Simulator was a relatively small one but it did have some interesting pieces of information that I thought should be shared and some fascinating updates. Not included this week was the planned Feature Update which was intended to give us a look at…

Check out the Flight Simulator ‘Let it snow’ trailer

Just a short one for this one! The team at Asobo have posted a short Happy New Year message together with a new trailer showing off the already released real-time snow feature. The video does a decent job of showing off the feature giving a pretty good look at what regular versus snow covered terrain…

Chasing the snowstorm: Snow and ice in Microsoft Flight Simulator

Last week’s big sim update for Microsoft Flight Simulator brought in some key changes. VR was the big headlining feature but for everyone else there were other things to look into including a big change to live weather – real world snow and ice modeling. I wanted to see for myself to see if this…

Flight Jounal: The Japan Tour

Time for another Flight Journal and this one is going to be a big one. Microsoft Flight Simulator’s first world update focused on the island nation of Japan and I’ve taken advantage of that update by setting myself up with a series of short and long haul flights across the island nation. I’ve long wanted…