Hifi Technologies – Active Sky 2016 and Active Sky Cloud Art Review

July 2016 saw the release of the latest in a long line of Active Sky products. Active Sky 2016. Concurrently, Hifi Tech released an accompanying product: Active Sky Cloud Art. Let’s take a look.


Active Sky Next – Service Pack 5 ‘final’ available

This is the final and public release of the new Service Pack 5 for Active Sky Next, the popular environmental solution for FSX/P3D including weather system, HD textures, weather radar, METAR, winds aloft, weather maps…

Read more about its content here, or go directly to the downloads page.


Active Sky Next SP5 – Open Beta

It’s not mandatory to update your weather and environment software right now, it’s for use at your own risk if you really want the latest build available.

Active Sky Next new update, Service Pack 5, is made for FSX, FSX:SE and P3D pilots. In this forum thread, find the download links and changelog.

The popular […]

Active Sky Next SP4 now Available

HiFi has released the Service Pack 4 for Active Sky Next. Intended for P3D / FSX / FSX:SE, you will get again a bunch of fixes and enhancements. Download here, or click here for full SP4 content info.

Various issues related with METAR interpretation for weather depiction, or related with the radar API are […]

Active Sky Next – Service Pack 4 Beta

Take advantage of the new Service Pack 4 Beta for Active Sky Next, as it fixes potential issues with SimConnect, ASConnect and adds the P3D V3 compatibility.

For FSX users, they will get rid of any API radar errors or other “invalid simconnect version” message. Find their full announcement here.


Active Sky Next SP3 public release

It’s now safe and highly recommanded to upgrade Active Sky Next with the new Service Pack 3 its final public release.

Before any support request, it will be also requested that you have installed it first.

Active Sky Next – SP3 Open Beta B5660

HiFi Technologies keeps on enhancing the Service Pack 3 for Active Sky Next while it’s still in Open Beta process.

The new build B5660 has been posted and fixes items related with warnings options (unneeded restart, or failure to save/load, and no more AI traffic impacted by ambient modifications). Here’s their announcement with the change […]

Active Sky Next : -30% discount at simMarket

The successful weather and environment tool of HiFi Technologies can be yours at a reduced price at simMarket, for a limited time.

Enter the shop where you can even try the free demo first. The included weather radar is compatible with PMDG 777 for example.


Active Sky Next Service Pack 2C

With the new Service Pack 2C installed in your Active Sky Next repertory, you will improve again the performance and stability, especially for P3D V2 et FSX Steam Edition.

Get the full report of HiFi Technologies by clicking here.

More ActiveSky Updates

It only seems like five minutes since the last set of updates to HiFi Technologies‘ Active Sky Next was released, but versions B5226 for MS FSX and B5227 for P3D v2.2 Open Beta can now be downloaded from the developers’ website.

The next time users start up ASN product, they should receive a message advising […]