Flight sim news round-up for June 19th

Another week has passed by and as usual there’s a few news stories that I haven’t had a chance to write about yet so here they are all rounded up. Orbx offers Iceland mesh for free A nice little surprise for Microsoft Flight Simulator fans as Orbx offers their Iceland Mesh product for free. This…

World Update V: Nordics out today, plus MSFS coming to Xbox July 27

Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update V is out and this one covers the Nordic countries of Europe with dozens of new landmarks, custom airports, and improvements to scenery all over the place. We’re also learning more about the Xbox release that is coming July 27. Let’s dig into the details! World Update V Rugged terrain…

PMDG announce DC-6 release date for MSFS

PMDG is one of the better known airliner makers for FSX and X-Plane and any time they announce a product or a release, it’s big news and this one is relatively big. PMDG have announced the date of their DC-6 airliner for Microsoft Flight Simulator and it’s soon! Here’s what we know! Coming June 18!…

Thoughts on Microsoft Flight Simulator’s Top Gun F/A-18 announcement

We learned yesterday that Microsoft and Paramount are going to be doing a little cross promotion that involves Top Gun Maverick and Microsoft Flight Simulator which will bring us an F/A-18E Super Hornet to the sim. Free! That’s a really cool promotion and one that all MSFS pilots will be able to take advantage of….

News round-up for June 5th, 2021

There’s a lot going n around the flight simulator world these days with plenty of aircraft releases, new scenery packages, and more all coming out at the same time. Here are some stories that I didn’t get a chance to write on individually during the week. First look at the A1R Ryan ST-A for Microsoft…

Aeroplane Heaven delays release of their Spitfire for MSFS

Fans of Aeroplane Heaven’s upcoming Spitfire Mark I are going to have to wait a bit longer as the company has elected to delay the launch of the aircraft for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Delayed News has emerged from Aeroplane Heaven via their Facebook page that their Spitfire Mark IA project is being delayed. They released…

Catching up with IndiaFoxtEcho

Aircraft developer for DCS World and Microsoft Flight Simulator, IndiaFoxtEcho, has been busy lately with plenty of updates across their product lines with new information releasing as recently as yesterday. Let’s have a look and see what they are up to! MB-339 for DCS World progresses! A new update yesterday shows off the latest work…

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…

JustFlight’s PA-28 Turbo Arrow III/IV coming very soon

An update from JustFlight today on their Facebook page and on their website has indicated that the wait for the PA-28 Turbo Arrow III/IV won’t be long. The aircraft is a follow-up to their PA-28 Arrow III project already available in Microsoft Flight Simulator. Some content creators already have an early access version of the…