If you haven’t heard of FS Global Real Weather from Pilot’s, it has been getting quite a following amongst the FS userbase, having moved into an established market of real weather applications and gained a very definite foothold and fanbase. Its developers have now added it to their product lines available through simMarket Compatible with FS2004, FSX, ESP and Prepar3D, the package can be used either on the same local machine as your FS installation or remotely across a network, providing station based (rather than global) weather patterns and includes one frequently noted feature of avoiding the large and instant…
Things have moved on well during past weeks, and Wing Creation has just launched Tokyo Narita RJAA for FSX and Prepar3d, now found at simMarket. The realistic facilities show photoreal textures with seasonal effects on the terrain. The animated jetway and working dock guidance system will enhance your flights even without AES, for now at least.
The real manufacturer Cessana announced the EX version of their Grand Caravan in July 2012. Today in October 2013, Carenado publisher is about to make it available on the virtual market for FSX/P3D. With “more power, greater performance”, Cessna writes that ““The Grand Caravan EX will climb faster, and have the power and capacity to take on missions in parts of the world with higher elevations and higher temperatures while still delivering on utility.”
Since the Pilatus PC-21 release, IRIS designers must have been busy enough to justify the lack of news. Just this weekend, IRIS Simulations shared public preview screenshots revealing the 3D model of the upcoming Pilatus PC-9/A virtual cockpit. Soon, she will join her sister PC-21 in your virtual shed.
The new update 1.09 for Professional Flight Planner X automatically sends the flightplan waypoints winds aloft info to PMDG 777 FMC. There are more fixes included, the flight dispatcher and planner software performance has been enhanced, and now adds 767 Level-D route export. The Chinese RVSM flight levels have been fixed, as long as Project Magenta route export path.
Although there is are a virtual copilot and interactive checklists already included with Airbus X Extended by Aerosoft, FS2Crew asked their users community if they would like a complete flight crew simulation. And the answer was positive ! FS2Crew allows a full crew simulation, respecting the airline procedures. The flight attendant and copilot briefing come along the ground crew interactions for pushback but also to firm the payload and fuel load sheet for instance. The copilot follows the checklists and procedures flows to help you get the systems ready according to his respective workload. FS2Crew exists as a Voice Control…
From today until next Friday, 4th October 2013, all FSInventions products at simMarket are on a 30% off sale. With products including FS Flying School and FS Instant Approach Pro, available for FS9, FSX, Prepar3D and X-Plane 9/10, the full FSInventions line-up can be found here.
Three more titles have been added to the expanding range of VFR Airfields from Aerosoft. Set against 50cm/pixel aerial photography of both the aerodromes themselves and a small amount of surroundings, the airfields are all characterful smaller locations, away from the larger location most simmers frequent. The latest three releases are Heide-Buesum (EDXB), Husum-Schwesing (EDXJ) and St. Michaelisdonn (EDXM), some from the earlier “German Airfields” packages, while others are brand new, but all can now be purchased individually. Designed to FSX standards, including winter textures, you can find out more about each one by clicking on the airfield names above.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4GXF62ekpE4 FlySimWare’s collection of aviation classics now as a further addition – the Ercoupe 415C for FSX (SP1/SP2) or P3D. This unique looking design was designed in the run-up to World War 2 and for its time has very futuristic design, which still appeals to many people today. Coming in two models with six liveries all representing restored aircraft, the package has a large number of custom sounds, gauges and animations, as well as a sound module for environmental effects and is compatible with DX10 preview functionality. Find out more by clicking here.
We shouldn’t have heard about it.. but too late, some developers (here and there) let escape the word spread aout a new version of the flight simulator by Lockheed Martin : Prepar3d V2. For now it’s running beta tests, and it will be very hard to get more information since the Non Disclosure Agreement has not been cancelled yet.