Catching up with SWS and their Dash 7, RV-10 and PC-12 updates

SimWorks Studios have now successfully launched a few aircraft for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Among them are the popular and well regarded Kodiak 100 and RV-14. Now we have new news about their RV-10, PC-12 and Dash 7 airliner. Let’s have a look! Dash 7 for everyone? The announcement came out in February that SWS would…

Carenado talks PC-12 and releases new screenshots

Carenado’s next aircraft release is taking form as a series of screenshot releases and some new details emerge around the release of their Pilatus PC-12 simulation for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Let’s have a look! New screenshots, new details The PC-12 is well on its way to becoming Carenado’s next marketplace release for Microsoft Flight Simulator….

Microsoft and Tobii host MSFS Reno Air Races

Want to win some hardware from Tobii or Thrustmaster? Put your air racing skills to the test and you just might. Microsoft have announced a new Reno Air Race series utilizing the Microsoft Flight Simulator add-on of the same name to challenge community members in a series of races leading to one winner who will…

Review of MSFS’s Beechcraft 18: History in flight

Microsoft, Asobo and Carenado have come together to produce another Marketplace airplane for Microsoft Flight Simulator and this one is a good one. Local Legend #4 is a simulation of the classic and legendary Beechcraft Model 18 and the moment it was announced I knew I had to check it out. After putting in some…

Flight Journal: Journey across the United States part one

The concept for this journal came at me all at once. I was excited about the release of Local Legend #4 – the Beechcraft Model 18 and I was also interested to see what the United States was looking like with World Update X: USA. This second world update for the United States further improves…

MSFS’ Jorg Neumann interviewed by HeliSimmer and appears in Smithsonian video

A couple of interesting pieces of Microsoft Flight Simulator content have come out over the last several days featuring Jorg Neumann from Microsoft Flight Simulator. Sérgio Costa from HeliSimmer.com has also done a very interesting interview with the Flight Simulator lead with plenty of helicopter talk. Then there’s a short Xbox video featuring him at…

Just Flight bringing ‘study level’ Tornado to MSFS

Military aircraft fans will want to have a close look at the development of this new aircraft for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Just Flight have just announced that their next in-house military aircraft project is intended to be the classic Tornado low-level strike fighter. This is what we know so far! First screenshots Just Flight appear…

Flight Journal: Start of a new journey

The concept for this journal came at me all at once. With the release of Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update X and the updates done to the US scenery it seemed like a good time to check out some of those updates and just generally appreciate the whole experience at the same time. That together…

SimWorks Studios updates on MSFS Kodiak, RV-14 and PC-12!

The folks at SimWorks Studios have been busy releasing products and updating their current slate. Among the updates are some improvements to their Kodiak 100, their recently released RV-14 and we have a tidbit of news on the PC-12. Plus some fun extras. Kodiak gets a big upgrade SWS’s Kodiak 100 is already in my…

MSFS world update returns to the US, plus Beech 18 release

There’s no rule that says that Microsoft Flight Simulator’s world updates can’t retread over familiar ground. World Update X is exactly that as the series goes back to the United States adding even more points of interest, photogrammetry and improved imagery across the country. And that’s not all, the next Local Legend is the magnificent…