Aeroplane Heaven announce Spitfire Mark I for MSFS

The number of announcements for Microsoft Flight Simulator content keeps coming and this next one is near and dear to my heart – it’s a Spitfire! Aeroplane Heaven, well known FSX/P3D developers are bringing the Spitfire Mark Ia to Microsoft Flight Simulator. Here’s what we’ve seen so far. Early days of the aircraft’s exterior The…

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…

Flight Journal: SoCal touring up to Santa Barbara

One of my most recent flights in Flight Simulator was with the new Carenado YMF-5 bi-plane. This is a new build aircraft based on the original F-series bi-planes of the 1930’s and while the Carenado version isn’t without it’s flaws, it does make for a pretty good sightseeing airplane. So I took it on a…

Just Flight’s new video for PA-28R Arrow III for Flight Simulator

Just Flight’s PA-28R Arrow III is not new territory for the creators at this veteran third party aircraft maker. The PA-28 Arrow III has shown up in a variety of sims previously and each time Just Flight has been given high marks for their attention to detail in all respects. They have been working hard…

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…

Review of the Carenado YMF-5 for Microsoft Flight Simulator

Carenado’s latest release into the Microsoft Flight Simulator store is one that caught my eye almost immediately. The Waco YMF-5 is a classic biplane design that dates back to the 1930’s and the golden age of aviation. With so many modern types in Flight Simulator, putting a classic aircraft and a biplane at that in…

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…

A look at Just Flight’s Arrow III and F-15 for MSFS

The number of new aircraft coming to Flight Simulator is impressive and here are two more that I haven’t had a chance to write about yet from Just Flight. The Arrow III and the F-15 for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Here’s what we know! PA-28R Arrow III in development JustFlight has maintained a detailed representation of…

Catching up with IndiaFoxTecho on their DCS and MSFS projects

Flight sim aircraft developer IndiaFoxTecho has been busy developing for Microsoft Flight Simulator and DCS World and we have some new updates from them over the last few weeks covering a variety of subjects from their Long-EZ project for Flight Simulator to the latest on their development of the DCS: MB-339. Let’s have a look!…