Microsoft FS

Imaginesim Releases Austin

Posted by on Nov 15, 2014

Imaginesim have just released their latest airport, KAUS Austin Texas, USA. This new airport presents an exciting evolution in quality following the critically acclaimed ZSPD...

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X-Plane

A320neo Maiden Flight

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014

Normally I never publish real aviation news, but this news is worth it, also because JARDesign offers the A320neo for X-Plane 10. The first real Airbus A320neo to fly has lifted...

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Other Simulations

TrainSimulator Releases “DB BR103 TEE and …”

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014

Dovetail Games is pleased to announce the two new add-ons for Train Simulator are available from today – the DB BR103 TEE diesel locomotive and the small, but mighty, GWR...

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Real Aviation

Incident: Xiamen B738 Bird Strike

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014

Not just a bird strike. A bird strike with a lot of damage and some blood every where …. brought to you by ASN and Aviation Herald. A Xiamen Airlines Boeing 737-800,...

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Recent Posts

VATSIM Germany “Tempelhof Revival feat”

VATSIM Germany “Tempelhof Revival feat”

Six years ago the last scheduled flight departed from Berlin-Tempelhof airport. Today the area is opened for the public and used for some events in Berlin. Tempelhof was the most important airport for Berlins citizens in times of the Berlin Airlift and that is one of the reasons for us to give you the possibility to get the airport back to live with VATSIM...

VATSIM Germany “Christkindlesmarkt FlyIn”

VATSIM Germany “Christkindlesmarkt FlyIn”

Just as famous Christmas carols like “Silent Night, Holy Night” or “Jingle Bells” sound around Christmas, so will everybody be singing this year at worlds famous VATSIM Germany “Nürnberger Christkindlesmarkt“, as they look forward to Christmas. We invite all pilots to our “Christkindlesmarkt Fly-In” at Nuremberg...

Review | Just Trains “TrainFever”

Review | Just Trains “TrainFever”

Staff reviewer Gene Davis tries this time something different namely TrainFever from Just Trains. According to Gene “I like Train Fever and I have spent hours playing it and still haven’t seen everything that it offers!” “In fact I have barely scratched the surface because I have just barely made it into the 1960’s with the last...

Review | Aerosoft Heathrow Xtended

Review | Aerosoft Heathrow Xtended

Staff reviewer Nigel Porter flies back to the UK to visit Mega Airport Lonodon Heathrow Xtended, published by Aerosoft. Nigel thinks that “For fear of stating the obvious Heathrow is huge! So just to walk around the airside takes time.” He also agrees with the fact that “And despite having now spent more than two full weeks of flying into and...

Imaginesim Releases Austin

Imaginesim Releases Austin

Imaginesim have just released their latest airport, KAUS Austin Texas, USA. This new airport presents an exciting evolution in quality following the critically acclaimed ZSPD Shanghai released earlier this year. KAUS Austin handles in excess of 10m passengers each year, serving cities right across the USA, Europe and Central America. There is a demo version to...

FS2Crew Updated Aerosoft Airbus Packages

FS2Crew Updated Aerosoft Airbus Packages

FS2Crew has updated its Aerosoft Airbus Voice and Button Controlled flight crew simulation expansion packs to version 2.2. Version 2.2 includes bug fixes and changes required to stay current with the latest Aerosoft Airbus Updates. FS2Crew supports all Aerosoft Airbus models, including the new A318 and A319s. FS2Crew is the leading developer of realistic flight...

Review | Just Flight DC-8 50-70 Series

Review | Just Flight DC-8 50-70 Series

Staff reviewer Peter Laviere tries to find out all about the Douglas DC-8 Jetliner series 50-70. According to Peter “It’s the plane that launched the birth of the jet-age and is of great value to the aviation community.” And “If you think about it you are really getting three tremendously great aircraft for the price of one. And don’t forget...

Review | LHC LearJet

Review | LHC LearJet

Dedicated staff reviewer Mike Cameron checks the classic Lionheart Creations LearJet. According to Mike “Then Lionheart Creations released the LJ24B and my wishes have been answered.” And Mike also thinks that “It has a 1960’s era instrument panel so it is not very complex, most simulator pilots should not have any issues learning the layout...

Review | CS 777

Review | CS 777

Staff reviewer Rick Verhoog feels, smells and tests the Captain Sim Boeing 777 for FSX and Prepar3D. According to Rick “Can I say this aircraft is worth it? Yes, I can. Very good modeling, solid sounds, systems that work well and as they should, it’s pretty much all there.” And “If you want to spend less than the PMDG 777 costs for a good 777...

Review | Just Flight 747 HD Series

Review | Just Flight 747 HD Series

Staff reviewer Mark Smith has a close look at the CLS 747 Classic HD Series. Mark thinks that “The F-Lite series are only lite in the systems, not in the modeling and textures or the extras like wing-flex or lights reflecting on the ground.” And he also agrees that “Overall I found the plane to be fun and and easy to fly.” You can check...

Turbulent Design WIP “2O1 – Gansner Airfield”

Turbulent Design WIP “2O1 – Gansner Airfield”

Turbulent Design from developer Russell Linn is pleased to share with us some WIP screenshots of 2O1 – Gansner Airfield. According to Russell; 2O1 – Gansner Airfield will be part of the TDᴲ California package, the first in our “cubed” product line. This means you’ll receive not only 2O1 – Gansner Airfield, but also KBLU – Blue Canyon Airport and...

New Flight Simulator Group Groningen

New Flight Simulator Group Groningen

On behalf of Joop Mak from Flight Simulator Group Groningen (FSGG) he would announce a new FS group founded in the Netherlands. In Groningen, the Netherlands, a new FlightSimulatorGroup Groningen ( FSGG ) is established. With 34 enthousiastic FS members we will start completely independent at 1 januari 2015 our activities. The group will meet every month on the...

Review | PilotEdge

Review | PilotEdge

Staff reviewer Karsten Schubert has a closer look into PilotEdge. According to Karsten “It is really impressive how fast your skills improve in such an environment. During the first few flights it can be pretty hard even to speak to ATC (in the simulator as well as in a real plane) when there was something not exactly as you expected.” But Karsten...