Flight Simulator X News

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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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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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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Captain Sim Ceases 32-Bit Development

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Captain Sim has today called it a day on developing for FSX and other 32-bit platforms within the ESP engine (namely Prepar3D V2 and V3). Although no reason was formally given, it would appear that the development team are ready to move on with technology to improve their products for the future. Speaking out on their forums, Captain Sim described
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Carenado Issues Update For DA-62

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Carenado has issued an update for their recently released DA-62 aircraft.

In a post on their Facebook page, the developer announced that the update includes compatibility with their Synthetic Vision System (SVS) and that the aircraft now has a GCU 460 control unit.

The update also includes a number of improvements for the G1000 system, and has fixed some small issues with the plane. Customers are required to download the installation package from the site and must uninstall the aircraft before installing the new version.

Version 1.1 Changelog

  • Added GCU 460 Control Unit (keypad)
  • SVS (Synthetic Vision System) ready (for those customers who have it installed)
  • Improved knobs operation of G1000
  • Improved G1000 messages and GPS modes messages
  • Improved autopilot ALT mode
  • Improved Curse and Heading knob operation. Now with a right click of the mouse you can change the increment of the knob
  • Improved NAV operation. Now when selecting a frequency, the curse gauge lines up immediately
  • Fixed a Cold and Dark issue about a wrong setting of the fuel tanks
  • Fixed Flight Plan issues
  • Fixed small discrepancy in temperature indicator between PFD and MFD
  • Fixed some small bugs
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The Airport Guys 0VG Lee County Released

Lee County (0VG) from The Airport Guys has been released. Lee County airport (0VG)  is located just outside Jonesville, Virginia which is nestled in the South Western corner of the state of Virginia. Statistics from 2012 show nearly 6000 aircraft passing through the small airport. Being sized the way it is, it is a general aviation airport which means the
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REX Release Statement on SimAir

RealEnvironmentX or REX have released a short statement on the development of SimAir. SimAir has been in development for quite some time now and since the REX developers had stopped putting out updates, status reports etc, people assumed that the project was dead, but a recent post on the REX forums clearly states "it is still very much alive". A
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First FSLabs A321-X Information and A319-X/A320-X Update Details

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Those who attended Flight Sim 2018 at Cosford this weekend were surprised with a running version of the A321-X from FlightSimLabs. The aircraft was on display for people to view the external modelling. Curious, we spoke to the developers to see what was going on with the aircraft. The A321-X is coming along nicely with beta testers getting their hands
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