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Dec 03 2013 08:52 AM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
Runway friction in FSX was always a subject of discussion in the developers and advanced users community. The problem in a few words is that FSX friction is unrealistic. In some cases aircraft would taxi on idle thrust while the real aircraft was not b...
Nov 30 2013 08:48 AM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
Natural Tree Environment X features over 170 new and detailed realistic tree textures in High Definition that greatly enhances your environments in Microsoft Flight Simulator X and Prepar3D by introducing new and detailed trees across all continents!
Nov 24 2013 10:19 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
Lockheed has released version 2 of Prepar3D (P3D). You can view the optional versions and purchase this new release on the P3D store here: http://www.prepar3d.com/prepar3d-store/. We look forward to reader's comments and early feedback on this release....
Nov 24 2013 07:01 PM | rsrandazzo in News
PMDG tonight announced that they will provide product for Lockheed's P3D. Robert Randazzo made the following post in the PMDG forums this evening: QUOTE: This thread will provide you with factual information related to PMDG's efforts to r...
Nov 23 2013 03:49 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
Below you will find the questions that we passed on to Wes Bard, Program Lead for Lockheed's P3D. These questions were culled from those submitted by the community over the last week. Enjoy the read!
What new features will third party add-on d...
Nov 23 2013 07:31 AM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
The free (donationware! ) X-Plane 10 HD Scenery Mesh v2 has been released after almost a year of work. It covers many of the "interesting" regions of the planet (over 55 Gbytes of data), covering:
Europe (Iceland and Canaries included)
Nov 22 2013 07:45 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
We received an update today from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) regarding the Richard Harvey endowed scholarship that so many AVSIM Community members and our commercial friends contributed to. As of today, the following is the status of th...
Nov 20 2013 07:58 AM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
Ultra-Res Cities take MegaSceneryEarth realism to a whole new level with unprecedented native 50 cm resolution scenery for larger cities and Terminal Control Areas.You get the entire Charlotte Terminal Control Area (shown by the chart link below) aroun...
Nov 19 2013 03:31 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
In an article on their main page today, Lockheed made the following announcement; Performing at New Heights – Introducing the all new Prepar3D v2 The most affordable high-fidelity visual simulation platform on the market today is a few da...
Nov 19 2013 12:10 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
Lockheed to Answer Questions of AVSIM Members In the lead up to next week’s release of their flight simulator P3D V2.0, Lockheed has agreed to answer questions from AVSIM members. Here is your opportunity to ask those questions most important to...
Nov 19 2013 08:30 AM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
The FS Developers Conference took place over this past weekend and saw a total of 12 superb talks by Fabien Gaiddon, Bill Womack, Drew Sikora, Arno Gerretsen, Kevin Miller, Chuck Jodry, Mathijs Kok and Scott Armstrong on a variety of topics for Microso...
Nov 14 2013 07:22 AM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
Carenado has released their C90B King Air HD Series for X-Plane 9.6/9.7 and X-Plane 10.21 or higher Special Features:
For X-Plane 9.6/9.7 and X-Plane 10.21 or higher.
X-Plane 64 bits compatible.
Original EFIS (EADI and EHSI) installed.
Nov 13 2013 06:05 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
Unlike the previously released Hardware and Software guide for FSX, the newly published AVSIM FSX / P3D Configuration Guide provides a compendium of tweaks that we have collected and publish in this short, concise guide. The AVSIM Basic FS...
Nov 12 2013 08:53 AM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
The presentation schedule of the FS Developer Conference has been announced.
The two days of presentations for those interested in Flight Simulation asset production and insight into the business itself are invited to have a look and put...
Oct 29 2013 09:25 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
We are very pleased to announce that DCS has joined the AVSIM Market Place. DCS is known for it's extraordinary attention to detail and fidelity of their products to the real thing! All of the current DCS products can now be found in the Market Place,...
Oct 26 2013 06:16 AM | Tom Allensworth in News
We are pleased to reveal that early next week AVSIM will be releasing its Product Wrapper System (PWS) for Add-On Developers. The PWS offers add-on developers the opportunity to securely provide their products to their customers, using a key and machin...
Oct 24 2013 05:25 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
If you use Wikipedia on a regular basis and have visited recently, you will know that the Wiki team are requesting donations to keep the service going. If you go to the Wikipedia.com site, you will see this at the top of the screen: View attachmen...
Oct 23 2013 07:06 AM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
Show organisers Just Flight & Flight1 reported they were delighted that Saturday's Flight Sim 2013 show was a great success - and expressed their thanks to all who came for making it such an enjoyable day.
Over 1700 people came to the sho...
Oct 19 2013 06:54 AM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
Alabeo is pleased to announce new packages updated to version 2.0 of the following aircraft:
PITTS S-2S v2 XPLANE
SU-26 v2 XPLANE
WACO YMF5 v2 XPLANE
C188B AGTruck v2 XPLANE
All these v2.0 packages are suppo...
Oct 08 2013 04:18 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
EGEO Oban Airport is situated on the idyllic coast of Scotland and offers views such as the one across Ardmucknish Bay towards the Isle of Mull. It lies 5.8 miles (9.3 km or 5 NM) northeast of Oban in Argyll and Bute, Scotland and has a CAA licence as...
Oct 07 2013 04:29 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
Lockheed's P3D V2 will be released later this year, and they have published more detail on the upcoming features at release. Wes Bard, P3D Software Manager, posted on the blog today; " As many of you are aware, since the release of Prepar3D v1....
Oct 02 2013 01:03 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
We received the following press release today from our friends over at DCS: Quote: MOSCOW, Russia – October 1st, 2013 - Flight simulation developers Oleg Maddox, Ilya Shevchenko, and Igor Tishin, are happy to announce that they will be re...
Oct 02 2013 11:13 AM | Tom Allensworth in News
AVSIM is pleased to announce the opening of the AVSIM Market Place! The Market Place is similar to your town's Farmer's Market where smaller, less known (as well as the well known) authors can place their products for you to purchase. Unlike a full blo...
Sep 30 2013 07:16 AM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
Skyaviator published the FREE to watch version of the Estonian Air Boeing 737-500 cockpit movie. It’s a nearly 2 hour video and thoroughly shows the procedures of the 737-500.
This video includes two flights in Estonian Air Boeing 737-500 flight...
Sep 29 2013 05:12 PM | Tom Allensworth in News
We are pleased to publish a great article by Steve "Bear" Cartwright, a long time AVSIM staff member and well known contributor to AVSIM's Screen Shot forums. Steve has provided AVSIM exclusive access to his article, which describes the debate over who...
Sep 27 2013 07:46 AM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
The GoFlight Livery Contest Closes at months end . Do you have an artistic talent that somebody should know about?, during the month of September, artists around the world get to express their artistic talent through a GoFlight Livery competition, awa...
Sep 23 2013 03:52 PM | Chuck_Jodry-VJPL in News
Introducing iBlueYonder - a New Brand for a Flight Sim Veteran
If you've been around the FS world for a while, there's a chance you've heard of Bill Womack - and maybe even started a flight from one of his airport designs. For over ten years, he'...
Sep 04 2013 12:06 PM | Gaiiden in News
Review by Doug Horton. Widely known for its high quality, wide range of component products for computers, Corsair has significantly expanded its product line. It now offers memory, power supplies, cases, solid state drives, USB drives, CPU cooling, spe...
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