Carenado releases PA-28 Archer II

Another significant release for the Microsoft Flight Simulator marketplace is out thanks to Carenado and their PA-28 Archer II. According to Carenado, this type was highly requested to make the jump to Microsoft Flight Simulator. Simple, stable, popular This version of the famous Piper PA28 series comes to Microsoft Flight Simulator thanks to the team…

Carenado/Asobo Cessna 195 Local Legend VII review

Coming to us back in the fall as Local Legend VII, the Carenado/Asobo Cessna 195 Businessliner for Microsoft Flight Simulator came alongside the World Update XI: Canada update. The aircraft has no specific Canadian connection (though the free DHC-2 Beaver that came with the 40th Anniversary sure did) so its not quite the local legend…

Carenado quietly updates Mooney M20R and PC-12

Posted to their Facebook page yesterday, Carenado hasn’t made a big deal about it but it’s still great to see ongoing support for both their newest aircraft release as well as one of their oldest. Both the PC-12 and the Mooney M20R have seen some updates. Let’s have a quick look! Updates to two airplanes…

Carenado updates on Archer II and rest of line-up

A couple of new updates out from Carenado on their social media with a focus on development on the Archer II as well as some interesting information regarding updating their entire fleet of aircraft for Sim Update 11. Let’s have a look! Fleet updates Carenado have been criticized in the past for releasing aircraft and…

Carenado announces PA-28 Archer II plus PC-12 updates

A couple of updates are coming out from the folks at Carenado. First, they have made an announcement that they are doing a PA-28 Archer II for Microsoft Flight Simulator. They have unleashed a ton of screenshots so check for those below. They have also made some updates to their PC-12 but does it solve…

Flight Journal: MSFS Cessna 195 from Van Nuys to Santa Barbara

I couldn’t resist. Art deco style Cessna from the early 1950’s, made by Carenado, and sold at a good price on the Marketplace meant that I just had to pick it up. A review will be forthcoming but in the meantime I wanted to document a fun flight that I undertook with the aircraft. Let’s…

MSFS World Update XI: Canada, Carenado C195, and marketplace sale

Yesterday was jam packed with Microsoft Flight Simulator news. World Update XI came out with a ton of enhancements and points of interest added to Canada! Carenado released yet another local legend with the Cessna 195 Businessliner, and there’s a marketplace sale underway too. World update Canada, eh! I’ve long hoped that a World Update…

Carenado releases the PC-12 for MSFS!

This one took a little longer than the usual Carenado release for Microsoft Flight Simulator (all of their collaborations with Asobo may have had something to do with it) but the day is finally here where Carenado’s PC-12 has arrived. It’s gotten the full MSFS treatment so here’s what we know about the newest marketplace…

The retro-futuristic classic: Review of MSFS’ Beechcraft Bonanza V35

Asobo Studio, Microsoft, and the folks at Carenado have come together to produce yet another collaboration aircraft for the Microsoft Flight Simulator Marketplace. This time it’s the Beechcraft Bonanza V35 and its the third in their Local Legends series. What makes this aircraft a legend and should you add it to your MSFS hangar? Let…

Flight Journal: Touring Maui in MSFS

One of the best things about Microsoft Flight Simulator is the sense that you’re going somewhere or that you’ve been somewhere. High resolution streaming ortho imagery from across the planet, AI generated autogen, photogrammetry, and some high quality third party scenery can come together to give you a unique simulated flying experience. In this flight…