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Alabeo Releases C421 C Golden Eagle Update

In a recent Facebook post by Alabeo, they have announced an update for their C421 C Golden Eagle add-on for FSX and Prepar3D.

Version 1.3 brings along minor bug fixes, improved flight dynamics, adjusted landing gear warning conditions and a flight director bar and INOP flag adjustment.

Alabeo state that for customers who wish to update, it is important to uninstall the previous version of the add-on prior to installing this new version. You can find the updated installer in your marketplace or Alabeo customer account. Any download limits have been increased.

If you don’t already own it, the C421 C Golden Eagle can be purchased over at simMarket for €31.90 (Excl. VAT).

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Kings Scenery Release Cancun and Riveiera Maya Mexico Mega Scenery

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Relatively unknown developer Kings Scenery has released a new package in the form of Cancun International and Rivera Maya Mexico Mega Scenery for both FSX and P3D. What's interesting is that the developer has included 9 airports, 1 aircraft carrier and a heliport into the €15.90 package. The largest of those airports, Cancun International is known as a the gateway
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Cross The Pond 2018 Eastbound Details Announced

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VATSIM's busiest bi-annual event, Cross The Pond 2018 Eastbound, is right around the corner. The planning team have announced important details for you to take note of over on the forum. For those not yet informed, Cross The Pond (CTP for short) is a bi-annual event on the VATSIM network that's been taking place for over a decade. It's a transatlantic crossing between
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Vidan Design Release Aalborg X

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Vidan Design has just released Aalborg X for FSX and Prepar3D v4. The Danish airport is one of the largest in the country with frequent flights to a range of European destinations including Barcelona, London and the Foare Islands (perfect for the newly announced MK-Studios version). As per the usual high standards of Vidan Design, the airport includes many HD
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FSWeekend in Lelystad, The Netherlands – Event Details

Shortly after Cosford another flightsim event is coming up: FSWeekend in Lelystad, The Netherlands. FSWeekend is located at the Dutch aviation museum Aviodrome, next to Lelystad airport. The event will take place on the 3rd and 4th of November. A lot of flightsim groups will attend the event at Lelystad. Along with IVAO and VATSIM divisions, companies like Laminar Research
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MK-Studios Announces Vagar Airport

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Hot off the heels of their Lisbon release (and subsequent updates), the development team MK-Studios has today announced their next airport will be Vagar (EKVG). Announced today via Facebook, the team said that “this is a perfect destination for the Q400 and daily A319 flights”. The 1799m runway provides a challenge to any pilot thanks to the nearby terrain and strong, but frequent, gusting winds. The only airport in the Faroe Islands provides a unique opportunity for pilots to explore the region.

The Facebook post confirmed that it will be available “soon” for Prepar3d V4.

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MilViz Preview T310R Rain Effects In X-Plane 11

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Announced back in June at FSExpo, word of the MilViz T310 for X-Plane has been sparse, until now. Over on their Facebook page, MilViz has posted a preview featuring windshield rain effects in their upcoming aircraft for X-Plane 11. We suspect a release is on the horizon as MilViz have now further introduced us to the T310R by publishing its
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FS-FlightControl Version 1.3.31 Released

Over on their Facebook page, FS-FlightControl have announced an update to their software. Version 1.3.31 includes many improvements and introduces the following additions suggested by FS-FlightControl customers: Optional confirmation dialog before actual aircraft positioning that also allows one-time option changes (enable in settings). Map option to import and export POIs to CSV files. Further changes in version 1.3.31 include security
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Orbx TrueEarth Great Britain South Released For X-Plane

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After showing some incredible previews at RAF Cosford last weekend, Orbx has released their first TrueEarth product for X-Plane - Great Britain South. With developer Tony Wroblewski at the helm, Orbx has put together a stunning product that captures the beauty of the English countryside, as well as the cities in between. Great Britain South contains 107,349km2 of aerial imagery that
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Taburet NightXP Washington And Oregon For X-Plane Released

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Taburet have released their latest nocturnal scenery add-on, NightXP Washington And Oregon for X-Plane 10 and 11. NightXP Washington And Oregon is a blend of existing X-Plane scenery with nocturnal textures to bring nighttime city and state skylines to life. Taburet have developed this add-on to deliver the greatest amount of realism as possible, taking full advantage of the X-Plane
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