MSFS Sim Update 6 imminent plus Carenado sale

This past Thursday’s Flight Simulator developer update comes with a reminder that the new Sim Update 6 is on its way and is coming next week. Let’s talk about that and how you can prepare for it. Plus, a Carenado Marketplace sale has been announced as well – the first of its kind in the…

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…

Carenado reports that fixes are coming for MSFS aircraft

Some developers are still working on resolving some issues with their aircraft after the release of Microsoft Flight Simulator Update 5. Carenado, one of the most prolific aircraft makers to date, is working on fixing all of their aircraft and have made a statement about it. Fixes still incoming Update 5 has changed a lot…

Checking in with some MSFS developers after Update 5

Microsoft Flight Simulator Update 5 is out and it’s a big one. This is easily one of the biggest changes to the sim platform since it launched last year and that has involved many visible changes but also under the hood changes which have directly affected developers – especially those building aircraft. I thought I’d…

Carenado releases C170B for MSFS

Prolific aircraft maker for Microsoft Flight Simulator, Carenado, has released their next aircraft project in the form of the classic Cessna 170. Here’s what you need to know! A classic Cessna The predecessor to the modern Cessna 172, the classic Cessna 170 was produced between 1948 and 1956 and was one of the first aircraft…

Carenado announces Cessna 170 for their next Flight Simulator aircraft

The aircraft factory at Carenado is busy working away on their next project – a Cessna 170B for Microsot Flight Simulator. This classic Cessna aircraft takes us back to an earlier aircraft with plenty of historic charm. Let’s have a look at what’s coming! Classic Cessna Carenado has announced a Cessna 170B for Microsoft Flight…

News round-up for May 8, 2021

Good morning everyone! Here’s a news round-up from around the flight sim community for May 8, 2021. These are news items that I’ve collected through the week that may not have made for a full news article. Red Star updates us on MiG-17 project We’ve heard a lot from Red Star Simulations recently on their…

Carenado says PA-34 Seneca for MSFS release imminent

Another Piper aircraft is coming to Microsoft Flight Simulator from prolific aircraft maker Carenado. This time it’s the PA-34T Seneca V and after releasing several dozen screenshots over the last several days has said that release is coming very soon. Here’s what we know! Seneca V for MSFS With a top speed of 204 kts…

Carenado responds to PA-28 Arrow III release issues

The latest aircraft from Carenado in Microsoft Flight Simulator has been their take on the PA-28 Arrow III (not to be confused with Just Flight’s release). Released a few days ago to the Flight Simulator Marketplace, users are reporting some issues with its handling Carenado has responded. Here’s what they had to say. Sim Update…