The new feature that will be included in the A319-X (expansion for the A320-X) has been revealed by FSLabs : actual icing simulation of the airframe. “Ice, frost and contamination” can appear depending on the current weather conditions in the simulator. http://www.flightsimlabs.com/
UK2000 Scenery confirmed this is their last release for FS2004. Fortunately, FSX and mostly P3D pilots will enjoy Guernsey Xtreme EGJB. Located on the small island between France and England, the new product of Gary Summons is another demonstration of the Xtreme detailing : road traffic, full set of signs and accurate ground markings, numerous 3D objects, vegetation and fences, to reproduce a realistic environment of the little airport.
The CRJ-700 installed by default in P3D can be greatly updated for free thanks to 2Skies ProFlight package. It will receive new sounds, 4k textures on the exterior body and HD textures in the virtual cockpit. TrueGlass by TFDi Design is also integrated for super realistic effects of rain, ice with wiper simulation.
For Fly The Maddog X, the realistic airliner simulation of the MD-80, there has been the 2018 version of FS2Crew Maddog X Reboot. In its last update version 1.4, there is now a new Button Control version included.
The following airports sceneries of FlyTampa have free updates including SODE animated jetways and improved groundwork : StMaarten and Saba : link to the update Toronto : link to the update Vienna : link to the update Boston : link to the update
FSDreamTteam is one of the teams currently designing an advanced scenery of KORD Chicago O’Hare, but theirs is probably the closest to the end of development. The airport objects and vehicles are getting imported.
Fly The Maddog X gets a new update version v1.1.0. The best seller from the beginning of this year 2018 will now have a better VNAV management for the vertical profile during descent. Other options or new features are added as well like an optional pause at the Top Of Descent, or options to activate / deactivate RealLight and TrueGlass.
The new scenery of FSX3D depicts a beautifully detailed small airport located very close to French Alps : Gap Tallard LFNA. A skydiving school and a small aviation club can be found at the real place. In the P3D v4/v3 scenery, there are many items and features to appreciate : 3D animated people, other SODE animations, seasons and HD textures, and many more.
Publisher of Aerofly Flight Simulator 2, Aerosoft announced a major update release for this sim. A new aircraft has been added : the Dash 8 Q400, and the Cessna 172 can have its engine started or stopped with an extensive engine simulation. Many more items are listed in the changelog.
Flight1 announced a nice surprise if you have a good old ATR 72 in your aircraft collection. Their new and free update enables to fly in FSX and Windows 10. Download here.