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GSX Level 2 Preview Video

We wrote about our first impressions on the brand new GSX Level 2 from FSDreamteam, but there were few assets to use to showcase it off to you. Today, the team have released a short video demonstrating the new extension to GSX.

The 3 minute clip shows you the new SODE jetways at all kinds of airports, as well as walking passengers through the jetways, out of the passenger buses and up the aircraft steps.

You can read out impressions here. It’s due in beta at the end of this month, and hopefully a release not too far after it.

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Flight Sim Labs June 2018 Development Update

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Flight Sim Labs (FSLabs) has just posted on their forums detailing the development progress of their upcoming addons. Included in this article is news regarding their recent server attack, changes to product validation and news on updates for the A320-X as well as more information on the A319-X, A321-X and Concorde-X. Server Attack  As I'm sure many of you are
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The Charity Scenery Project: Scenery For A Cause

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If you're like me, you probably don't give to charity as often as you should. If you're really like me, you also have an unhealthy scenery addiction for your simulator(s). Fortunately for people like you and I, we're able to solve both of these problems with the help of the Charity Scenery Project. The Charity Scenery Project was founded by Craig Tomkins,
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Aerosoft DC-8 Updated, Adds FSX, FSX:SE Compatibility

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 FSElite reader Max has informed us that the FSX/32-bit version of this aircraft is numbered as version 1.0.0 and comes as a separate installer to the P3Dv4/64-bit version (numbered as 1.03). Aerosoft released the Douglas DC-8 for Prepar3D v4 back in April which had fans of the classic airliner rejoicing. Fans of the DC-8 who also sit in the crossover demographic of
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FSDG Releases Dakar

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Flight Sim Development Group, sticking with their very quick development of scenery, has just released their Dakar scenery, which was previewed in late may. The scenery is the latest addition to FSDG’s ‘LITE’ series and is an accurate depiction of Dakar’s new airport, Blaise Diagne International, which only opened in late 2017.

FSDG state that the scenery has accurate shadow mapping, volumetric lighting and dynamic lighting in the P3Dv4 version of the scenery. The product is also optimized for great performance and is compatible with SODE jetways.

FSDG’s Dakar scenery can be purchased from their store for €8.00, and is compatible with both FSX and FSX:SE as well as P3Dv3 and v4.

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FSDreamTeam Announce GSX Level 2 – SODE jetways everywhere, animated ground pedestrians

FSDreamTeam used their time on stage at FSExpo this morning to announce Ground Services X (GSX) Level 2. GSX is their ground services add-on for P3D and FSX used to spawn ground vehicles such as baggage loaders, stairways and fuel trucks, while also being able to interface with SODE jetways at supported sceneries. That changes slightly with level 2, however,
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PilotEdge Announce New FSX/P3D Client, Sky High Charters

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PilotEdge has announced a new FSX/P3D client for their network users in the very first on-stage announcement for FSExpo. The client, based on vPilot, will bring dynamic model matching to the user experience, along with ground clamping, simultaneous COM radios, yoke PTT support without the use of FSUIPC, and a web-based interface. Additionally, PilotEdge has also announced a new project 'Sky High
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FlightSimLabs Website Hacked

Last week FlightSimLabs once again found itself at the centre of a discussion in the flightsim community regarding some suspicious files in their A320X installation. This discussion caused such an uproar, most notably on Reddit, that FlightSimLabs felt the need to act on certain claims that were being made. In doing so, FlightSimLabs took to the moderators of the subreddit
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[UPDATED] HiFi Provide Development Update, Previews Of ActiveSky For X-Plane Soon

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HiFi Simulation Technologies, the company behind ActiveSky - the renowned weather engine for P3D and FSX, has provided a development update on their forum. The first talking point that Damian delves into, is the ActiveSky for X-Plane product that was announced some time ago. The team has been rather quiet about this since then. Damian tells us that ActiveSky for
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