Month: April 2016

IXEG 737 Classic on finals!

IXEG 737 Classic for X-Plane due Saturday, April 23, 2016 X-Aviation has released the following announcement: “After six years in development, X-Plane’s most anticipated release is about to touch down and taxi to the gate. We’re ready to let you

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The New Orbx light show!

Orbx to introduce new and improved city lighting technology John Venema, CEO of Orbx Simulation Systems, has announced that the company is working on a new lighting system. Making the announcement on the Orbx forums, John stated that “Starting with

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New Recruitment Drive for easyJet

British low-cost carrier easyJet has launched a new recruitment programme aimed at adding up to 450 new pilots.  This includes 400 new cadet pilot positions, along with a further 50 Direct Entry Captains. The Luton-based airline’s Head of Flight Operations,

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United Outlines Fleet Changes

United Airlines is accelerating the retirement of its Boeing 747-400s with the entire fleet to be phased out by the end of 2018.  To fill the void left by the Jumbo’s withdrawal, the US carrier has converted some of its

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Latin Consolidation

LATAM Airlines Group has confirmed plans to consolidate its air freight divisions into one single brand – LATAM Cargo. The new group will unite LAN Cargo, TAM Cargo, LAN Cargo Colombia and Mas Air to create the largest consortium of

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TAP Upgrades

Lisbon-based TAP Portugal has contracted Airbus to complete comprehensive cabin upgrades across its A330 and A320 Family fleets. The deal, signed at the Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX) in Hamburg earlier this month, includes retrofitting new Business Class seats and an

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Garuda Goes neo

Garuda Indonesia has placed a firm order for 14 Airbus A330-900neos. The deal, signed in London on April 19 in the presence of Indonesian President Joko Widodo and British Prime Minister David Cameron, replaces and extends an existing order for

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Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in development

FlyTampa working on a new project for Amsterdam Airport Schiphol FlyTampa, well known for producing spectacular and detailed airport sceneries, many of which have been reviewed in the pages of PC Pilot, has been hard at work on a new

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DCS: Spitfire LF Mk.IX Update!

Eagle Dynamics releases more details on its upcoming Spitfire Eagle Dynamics (ED), developer of the DCS range of combat aircraft, has informed us that work continues on its upcoming Spitfire LF Mk.IX at a rapid pace! In their press release,

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SR22 Updated

Carenado has updated the SR22 GTSX TURBO HD SERIES for FSX and P3D to version 2.0. The new aircraft comes with installation options for Lockheed Martin Prepar3D v3 and FSX: Steam Edition. Flight level change (FLC) mode has been added

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