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Hong Kong for Prepar3D Released

Taxi2Gate has announced VHHH V2 - Hong Kong International Airport is now available for Prepar3D version 4 and 5.

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Gripen E on the Rise!

Saab is accelerating the test programme for its Gripen E fighter as it targets new customers around the world – Jamie Hunter reports.

Microsoft Flight Simulator Latest Update

In the latest Microsoft Flight Simulator development report, Asobo Studios revealed it is wrapping up final testing on the upcoming Alpha 1.3 build.

IRIS Simulations Products Free Until June 1

Australian developer, IRIS Simulation Software has announced it is offering its whole catalogue of aircraft FREE until June 1, 2020.

Distance flown out of UK’s airports drops by 84 million miles a month because of COVID-19

Incredible data reveals the true scale of the COVID-19 pandemic on commercial aviation.

Battle of Britain Memorial launches 'virtual' visits

The Battle of Britain Memorial Trust in Kent has launched a new virtual visit initiative that is highlighting some of the attractions of the Memorial through online Facebook Live broadcasts.

Ibiza for X-Plane

The latest destination to be released by Aerosoft is Ibiza XP for X-Plane 11.

Captain Sim Announces a new 767

Aircraft developer, Captain Sim has revealed it is working on a new 767 for Prepar3D version 4.

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Airports of the World Issue 89 - May-June 2020

Welcome to Airports of the World Issue 89 - May-June 2020

Durban Now Available

The latest destination to be released by FSDG is Durban Fale Dur King Shaka Intl Airport for FSX and Prepar3D.

Chambery for Prepar3D Released

France VFR has announced - LFLB - Chambery Aix-Les-Bains is now available for Prepar3D version 4 and 5.

Microsoft Flight Simulator PC Spec Revealed

Asobo Studios has released the system specification for the next iteration of Microsoft Flight Simulator.

Beziers Out Now

Flight Sim Development Group (FSDG) has released Beziers (LFMU) for FSX and Prepar3D.

New Colombian Destination for FSX and Prepar3D

Sierrasim has announced SKMZ La Nubia Airport – Manizales V1.2 is released.

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Microsoft Flight Simulator - Developer's Diary

Since our previous status report, Asobo Studios has released a series of updates on the ongoing development of Microsoft Flight Simulator.

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Cessna C208 Caravan Flight Adventure

In this issue, Peter Stark takes a close look at one of the most versatile workhorses in general aviation, the Cessna C208 Caravan and puts it through its paces in the Bahamas from the capital, Nassau.

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Prepar3D v5

An exclusive interview with Lockheed Martin on Prepar3D v5

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Challenging Airports - Pasto, Colombia (SKPS)

Chris Frishmuth takes a look at Antonio Nariño Airport (a 5,951ft elevation airport) situated at the southern end of the Cordillera Central mountain range in Colombia.

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A Dirty Little War in Mozambique

A guerrilla war in northern Mozambique has seen Russian private military company the Wagner Group tasked with taking the initiative from a committed jihadist force. But it has not gone well, as Al J Venter explains.

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Nimbus’ UH-1 ‘Huey’

An iconic helicopter for X-Plane

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Orbx’s Key West International Airport (KEYW)

A stunning scenery area for X-Plane

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Aerofly’s Boeing 777

An interview with Jan Hanuschik from IPACS on the development of the platform’s newest aircraft.

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Carenado’s 560XL Citation

Cessna’s ‘rocketship’

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Back to Basics - Series 2, Lesson 11

New techniques for when things don’t go to plan.

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IPACS’ Lynx Mk7

A stunning freeware helicopter for Aerofly FS 2

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