Month: June 2016

Sky Force 3D Announced

REX Simulations has revealed details of its next major product release, Sky Force 3D. The company has spent two years redesigning an entire cloud model system for FSX, FSX: Steam Edition and Prepar3D, adding close to 1,400 cloud models and

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New Navajo for X-Plane

Carenado has released the PA31 Navajo 310 HD Series for the 64-bit version X-Plane 10.40 and above. The package was originally launched for FSX and Prepar3D in July last year. The Navajo comes with six HD quality liveries with 350

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HiFi Simulations Reveals new Weather Engine

HiFi Simulations has announced two new products at FlightSimCon 2016: Active Sky 2016 (AS16) and Active Sky Cloud Art (ASCA). The two new products will be compatible with FSX SP2/Acceleration, FSX: Steam Edition and Prepar3D (v3.2+) Active Sky 2016 •

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Caravan Updated

Carenado has updated the C208B Grand Caravan EX HD Series to Version 2. New features include a weather radar, different transponder modes, a 2D pop-up autopilot, improved G1000 functionality and better 3D knobs. Exterior lighting effects have also been improved

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New PFD for X-Plane 10

Crosscheck Software has released a PFD (Primary Flight Display) Android app for X-Plane 10.4 and above. X-Plane Primary Flight Display quickly and easily turns your Android phone or tablet into a PFD, allowing you to make real-time adjustments via a

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EasyJet Rolls Out Space-Flex

EasyJet has started to roll out a higher-density seating configuration across its Airbus A320 fleet after becoming the first customer to adopt the European manufacturer’s 186-seat Space-Flex cabin.  The London Luton-based based low-cost carrier is incorporating the revised layout as

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Ultra-Long Range for Qantas

Australian flag carrier Qantas is currently studying which aircraft will meet its post-2020 requirement for ultra-long non-stop flights of more than 16 hours.  The airline said it is considering the A350-900ULR, the latest variant of the Airbus widebody that will

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KLM Shows its #OrangePride

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has added a splash of colour to one of its fleet of Boeing 777-306ERs to celebrate the carrier’s roots. The front end of PH-BVA (c/n 35671) has been painted orange – the national colour of the

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Cuba Here We Come!

The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has revealed the six domestic airlines that will launch scheduled flights to Cuba starting this autumn.  The announcement, made on June 10, disclosed that American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Silver Airways, Southwest Airlines

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Jet Effects

FSFX Packages has released a special effects package for the Flysimware Learjet 35. Lear35 Immersion is an effect package tailored to Flysimware Learjet 35. It comes with eight levels of engines jet wash effects for water and snow along with

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