FlightSimExpo 2021 – Exclusive News, Interviews and More This Weekend

FlightSimExpo 2021 kicked off yesterday in San Diego with a handful of great seminars that took us through how to build a new PC, our own home cockpits and how at-home simulation can assist with real-world flying. All of this was discussed during Captain’s Corner, the pre-cursor to the main event which starts today. From 09:00PT/16:00Z, there will be a jam-packed day of content from the show-floor, keynote speeches and developer seminars.

Here are some of the highlights for today’s line-up:

  • 09:00PT / 16:00z – Welcome Seminar
  • 10:30PT / 17:30z – Thrustmaster Developer Seminar (expect a new product announcement)
  • 13:00PT / 20:00z – Turtle Beach Developer Seminar
  • 14:00PT / 21:00z – Laminar Research Developer Seminar (expect to see the next generation of X-Plane)
  • 15:15PT / 22:00Z – Lockheed Martin (Prepar3D) Developer Seminar
  • 17:00PT / 00:00Z+1 – FlightFactor Developer Seminar

You will be able to get the latest news directly on our LIVE FEED.

You can watch the following seminars today for FREE:

Exclusive Interviews

Whilst our presence at the show this year is a little lighter than usual, we have pre-recorded a number of developer interviews which we’ll premier during the event. Today, you will be able to watch interviews with the following developers:

Virtual-Fly – A discussion on new flight sim hardware and training systems.

On YouTube – Be sure to bookmark to watch later!

Thrustmaster – A discussion on past, current and the new product reveal.

On YouTube – Be sure to bookmark to watch later!

Invernyx – Formally known as TFDi Designs, Invernyx sits down with us to talk about the MD-11, Smart Cars and more.

On YouTube – Be sure to bookmark to watch later!

Laminar Research – A discussion on the next generation of X-Plane, plus some exclusive information.

On YouTube – Be sure to bookmark to watch later!

X-Crafts – A discussion on an upcoming product from the development team.

On YouTube – Be sure to bookmark to watch later!

Exclusive News and Video Trailers

At 09:30PT / 16:30z, we have a brand new video trailer to share with you for an exciting upcoming aircraft on X-Plane 11. Stay tuned for that!

At 12:00PT / 19:00z, we will be sharing some exclusive news for an upcoming Microsoft Flight Simulator and Prepar3D product, which is releasing in just a few short weeks. We’ll drop the first information and screenshots at that time so be sure to stop by to see what it is.

At 15:30PT / 22:30z, we will be sharing all-new content for a product being announced at the show. More details to follow!


How to keep track of all of this?

You have a few options:

Number 1 – Using our FSExpo Hub Page. We will update the latest news there, along with easy access to the schedule and free livestreams. You can access it here.

Number 2 – Our LIVE FEED. Our brand new tool allows you to follow the action LIVE. We will share the latest news, behind the scene images and much more. You can keep the feed open and it’ll automatically refresh when we add new info. You can access it here.

Number 3 – Access unlimited access to all of the seminars, announcements and more on the FlightSimExpo All-Access Pass. It’s just $15 and you can stream all the shows, including watch on-demand content from any that you may have missed. You can buy yours here.

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Calum has been an avid fan of Flight Sim since the release of FS2000 and has developed his love for aviation ever since.
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