Guide to Airliner Simulation - Part 2

An Introduction to Flight Planning

Before pushing back from the gate, we need to have an Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) flight plan. We could use the default FSX/P3D flight planner, however, when it comes to creating a realistic route, it doesn’t really cut the mustard. Fortunately, there are several third-party applications/websites that contain a database of real-world routes, which we can use to make the flying experience both more realistic and interesting.

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