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Vickers VC10 at 60

To mark the 60th anniversary of the Vickers VC10's first flight, Key.Aero has collated a special collection of articles which tell the story of the quadjet's design and development whilst also examining its airliner origins and its later success as a military platform.

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Stapleford Airfield Incoming

Orbx has announced EGSG Stapleford Airfield for Microsoft Flight Simulator is due for imminent release.

Sabreliner Ready for Take-Off

Aeroplane Heaven has announced the North American Rockwell Sabreliner for Prepar3D v4 and v5 is now available.

PMDG 777-200ER Upgraded

PMDG has released a significant update for the 777-200ER as well as a plethora of free upgrades for the PMDG 777-200LRF Base Package and PMDG 777-300ER.

Bratislava for Prepar3D

Aerosoft has announced Bratislava M. R. Stefanik Airport for Prepar3D is out now.

Hawk for Microsoft Flight Simulator Incoming

Just Flight has revealed the Hawk T1/A Advanced Trainer is currently being made for Microsoft Flight Simulator.

Brisbane City Pack Out Now

Orbx has announced Landmarks Brisbane City Pack for Microsoft Flight Simulator is now available.

Bonaire Airport for Microsoft Flight Simulator Released

Aerosoft has announced Airport Bonaire for Microsoft Flight Simulator is now available as a download.

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Just Flight's 146 Professional

We have seen several classic British airliners from Just Flight during the last few years and we are spoilt for choice when it comes to travelling back in time and getting behind the wheel of an old jetliner. This time, the company has released what is arguably the most popular British airliner ever built: the BAe 146.

New Ground Services in North America

LatinVFR has released AREX: Airport Regional Environment X North America for Microsoft Flight Simulator.

X-Plane Touches Down in the Capital of Dalmatia

Aerosoft has announced Split in Croatia is now available for X-Plane 11.

PC Pilot Issue 132 Out Now

The new March/April issue of PC Pilot has finally touched down and as always, it is loaded with exciting reviews, features and tutorials.

Cessna 140 Ready for Take-Off

Developed by NKDesign, the package is an authentic replica of the real Cessna 140, featuring an accurate 3D model and six liveries.

PA-28R Arrow Preview Video

As the release of the PA-28R Arrow III for Microsoft Flight Simulator draws closer, Just Flight has released a work-in-progress video showing off the latest build.

Stuttgart Airport Out Now

JustSim has released Stuttgart Airport for Microsoft Flight Simulator.

Microsoft Flight Simulator – World Update 3: United Kingdom and Ireland Released

Asobo Studios has released World Update 3 for Microsoft Flight Simulator, adding major upgrades and visual enhancements for the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Machu Picchu for X-Plane Out Now

Scenery developers, Frank Dainese and Fabio Bellini have released Machu Picchu, Perù for X-Plane 11.

PC Pilot Issue 132 Downloads

Specially selected freeware and videos of flight sims reviewed in the March/April 2021 issue.

New Italian Destination for Microsoft Flight Simulator

The latest destination from Flightbeam Studios is LIML Milan Linate Airport for Microsoft Flight Simulator.

FlightControlReplay v4.5 Released

Fabio Merlo has released FlightControlReplay v4.5, adding support for Microsoft Flight Simulator.

Landmarks Singapore City Pack for Microsoft Flight Simulator

The Orbx Havant Studio and TrueEarth teams have released Singapore Landmarks for Microsoft Flight Simulator. This is the latest in their top selling Landmarks and Cityscape series, which includes global locations such as Sydney, London and Paris.

Bell 222 Ready for Take-Off

X-Plane developer, Cowan Simulation has released the CowanSim 222B and 222UT variants for X-Plane 11.

DSky - Grenadines Islands Vol. 1 Released

Aerosoft has announced Grenadines Islands Vol. 1 for Microsoft Flight Simulator is available now as a download.

Introducing Brisbane City Pack

The next landmarks destination from Orbx is Brisbane City Pack for Microsoft Flight Simulator.

Orbx and Seafront Simulations Announce New Partnership

Orbx has welcomed Seafront Simulations onboard as an Orbx Partner, with a new product range that brings Microsoft Flight Simulator’s coastline to life.

DCS: World New Third-Party Campaigns

Eagle Dynamics has announced new third-party campaigns are now available in Open Beta 2.5.6.

 

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