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Video: Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 | August 15th – In-Depth Analysis

Microsoft has finally opened up its Insider Program for Flight Simulator 2020. We take an in-depth look into their August 15th media update, which included 5 new video clips and 2 brand new screenshots.

This is pre-alpha footage so always time for improvements from Microsoft.

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 was announced at E3 and we have been following the progress since.

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*This is a reupload with some edits based on feedback*

Thanks to Max and Ronnie from the FSElite team for additional details.

 

(The Written version of this video coming soon).

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Orbx TrueEarth Washington For X-Plane 11: The FSElite Review

TrueEarth US Washington X Plane 11 The FSElite Review
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Introduction Washington has always been a popular destination among flight simmers and developers. With the beauty of mountains like the Olympics, Rainier, stunning cityscape and of course home to one the busiest international airports in the country, Seattle International Airport. Its no wonder why Orbx chose to take on the beautiful state of Washington with TrueEarth. The realism of this
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FSExpo 2019 Interview With POSCON

FSExpo 2019 Interview With POSCON
In this interview from FSExpo 2019, we speak with AJ from POSCON (Positive Control Network) to find out all about the network, how people can join the beta and more. We have a wealth of other content from FlightSimExpo 2019, all of which you can find on our archive hub. It has also been confirmed that FlighSimExpo 2020 will take place
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How-To: Using the New Orbx Central App (V4.0)

How To Using The New Orbx Central App Version 4.0
We take you through all the new features of the brand new Orbx Central app, along with quick step-by-step on how to install your first product using the new built-in payment system. The above video will go through your initial set-up of the new application along with how you can migrate your products over to the new library system. You
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The Flight Sim Deck: Taxi Tips, Understanding Signs & Obtaining Charts [FYC]

So you want to flight sim? You’ve got the simulator, you’ve got an airplane but how do you get to a runway? If you read further and or watch the video, I’ll show you where to get airport charts, how to read taxiway signs, and then we’ll taxi to an active runway.

The first thing you’ll need to do to make any sense of this is to obtain an airport chart. Airnav is a great free source for U.S. airport charts. From the home page click airport and then type in the airport code of your choosing. You’ll be taken to the airport page and from there scroll down and the chart will be on your right. These charts are high quality PDF files that you can zoom and turn to your liking.

The next source you can use for charts is Navigraph. From their home page click products, then click features located on the right navigation menu. Navigraph offers moving charts that will track your aircraft as you taxi around the airport. These can be great for anyone that’s a beginner or pro.

With the chart in hand, you’ll notice that the taxiways are marked with letters. In order to communicate with ATC you are going to need to learn the phonetic alphabet. Not only when identifying your aircraft, but also in order to understand and repeat the taxi instructions to the controller.

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FSExpo 2019 Interview With Honeycomb Aeronautical

FSExpo 2019 Interview With Honeycomb Aeronautical
In this interview, we'll speak with Nicki from Honeycomb to get an update of their current hardware and future plans. You can find out about the upcoming Alpha yoke and also what plans are to come in the future including new hardware. This is part of our FSExpo 2019 content from last month in Orlando. Be sure to check out
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