Simwest introduces its first scenery as part of its simwestFOTOREAL series with a free download. simwestALBQ covers the city and surrounding area of Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA for both FSX and P3D versions. “It’s a way to allow simmers to take a test flight of the scenery and check out the performance on their own PC systems”, says Marcus Thompson, the developer of simwestALBQ. “We hope pilots will want to fly through our scenery and not just over it.” The simwest goal is to provide performance, immersion and enjoyment when using our products. Features 1.3GB of custom daytime and nighttime photoreal scenery at…
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Based on the 737-800 by Zibo, there’s a new 737-700 Ultimate Pack, freeware, for X-Plane 11. Download yours from Threshold forum.
Sun Sky Jet shares new pictures of their high quality US scenery of KDTW Detroit to be released as freeware for P3D4. Simmers who donated may receive download info to get access to the Beta version.
There’s a new website offering ships and boats for FSX and P3D that you can download for free. The content should grow in the next weeks. You’ll find at fsx-shipyards.com.
To practice X-Plane scenery creation, Vidan Design starts with a Freeware add-on. They chose the little airfield of Grenaa EKGR in Denmark, for X-Plane 11.
With HeliRescue for P3D, you get 4 sceneries for free, with custom objects and obstacles to provide challenging helipads in Austria. More information on the dedicated webpage here.
The good old Radar Contact V4 can be downloaded for free so you can have a realistic ATC software for P3D and FSX ! The accurate phraseology, pilots requests to the ATC about the flight level / altitude change, following SID/STAR procedures, ATC chatter recordings, AI Traffic compatible.. Radar Contact V4 have plenty of advanced features to enjoy if you want a better ATC than the default one included with the simulator.
In the South of France and close to the Natural Park of Haut Languedoc, the little airfield of Montagne Noire LFMG has an impressive sloppy runway. It’s modelled and available as freeware for X-Plane that you can download here.
Arild Elverum designed a Dassault Falcon 20 that you can download for free at Flightsim.com. Search for “Falcon” among the latest files, or search the current filename falcon20e11.zip. The business jet uses some parts of the default Learjet 45, like its 2D panels and sounds but you have custom gauges and a nice exterior model for example.
K-Sim informs the flightsim community that they developed a freeware tool to Auto-Save your flights in P3D and FSX. It requires at least .Net Framework 4.7 or Windows 7 (or newer) to allow you to resume your flights in P3D v4/v1 or FSX.