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Discover new places, find new sceneries for airports you would like to visit in P3D, FSX or X-Plane : start using http://simscenerymap.pw/. It’s a free service on the Web with a database that will grow in the next weeks. Add it to your bookmarks.

PMDG will leave Avsim forums after 20 years, they open their new forum here : https://forum.pmdg.com/. Transition to the new address will be smooth, but it’s definitely the new place to retrieve official support and share with the community about PMDG products.

Browsing around Reddit I came across a post presenting a free command line tool written in Node.js. It enables the user to download publicly available FAA charts for every airport in North America via the command line and is thus named FAA-Chart-Downloader. Sure, one could just download necessary charts one by one with the internet browser. But I can’t deny that typing in a single ICAO code and pulling all the instrument procedure charts plus airfield diagram available for that airport is quite a bit more comfortable to me. Someone who satisfies his need for aviation charts with products from…

The German publisher comes with a promotional video to introduce the key features of their latest X-Plane scenery that covers Faroe Islands and its main airport Vagar EKVG. Watch and appreciate the runway/tarmac reflection and their nice looking Autogen for example.

The latest announcement of REX bring good news regarding the new version of P3D 4.4 because all their major products are directly compatible : Sky Force 3D, Texture Direct HD and Soft Clouds. It’s a bit different for Wx Advantage Radar developed in partnership with Milviz.

The blog of IndiaFoxtEcho confirms that their aircraft are flying and working well in the latest version of Lockheed Martin flight simulator. Only Tacpack features will be affected until the separate product of VRS is updated too to support P3D v4.4.

If you thought that REX Simair was dead, Reed Stough posted a quick message to explain that REX team will come back to the project when they polish “Sky Force, Weather Force, Environment Force, and Worldwide Airports.” Simair was initially announced in 2012 as complete solution to manage your Pilot Career, a Pilot Company including fleet and maintenance features, for FS9 and FSX.

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