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FSElite 2020 Holiday Raffle: Honeycomb Aeronautical – Control Collection + Hat

Honeycomb Aeronautical Control Collection

Welcome to FSElite’s 2020 Holiday Raffle. This year we have over 160 prizes to give away to the community thanks to the incredible support of numerous flight simulator developers and publishers. As has become tradition at FSElite, we’re giving everyone in the community a chance to win any of the amazing prizes in time for the holiday season.

Our raffle this year is split into three separate weeks. Each week will see a different range of products available to win from various developers and publishers.

This raffle is for: Honeycomb Aeronautical – Control Collection + Hat

Honeycomb Aeronautical – Control Collection + Hat

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Microsoft Flight Simulator June 18th Previews – New Previews, Alpha Invite Update and More

Microsoft Flight Simulator Fs20202 Latest Previews (9)
Microsoft has shared their latest blog update on their Flight Simulator website, and whilst this update is less chock full of detail than usual, a range of stunning new previews from alpha testers was shared. This came alongside the news that additional Alpha invites are being sent out, as well as a brief update on the upcoming partnership series. Starting
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Microsoft Flight Simulator June 4th Update – Partnership Series Update, Alpha 4, and more

Microsoft Flight Simulator Update June 4th (7)

The weekly update from Microsoft is here with more details on the upcoming Flight Simulator. This week, we get an update on the Partnership Series, a look into the release schedule for Alpha 4, and more. Let’s jump right in.

Partnership Series

In next week’s update, the team will be releasing the next installment of the Partnership Series starting with meteoblue. On June 18th, the Partnership Series will cover NAVBLUE, and on June 25th, the Partnership Series will cover FlightAware. The Partnership Series will also continue through July, but no announcement on who those companies will be or what dates.

Alpha

The team has given us an update on the status of the next Alpha build. Alpha 4 is expected to release on June 11th, as well as the build notes for that Alpha. The team is in a final testing phase for the build, and if everything goes well, it will release on schedule.

A new round of Alpha invitations has also been sent out today. Be sure to check your email inbox and spam box to see if you got accepted.

Development Roadmap

A new Development Roadmap was posted, outlining the future Partnership Series, and upcoming Alphas. The close beta is still expected for mid July.

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Community Screenshots

Microsoft has once again provided plenty of new screenshots for us to check out. This week includes some amazing landscapes, more night lighting, and also some close-ups of the planes.

Next update is June 11th.

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Microsoft Flight Simulator May 28th Update – Feature Discovery Series, Alpha Patch, and more

Feature Discovery Series Episode 8 IFR
Just now, Microsoft has released their weekly update for the upcoming Flight Simulator on their blog website. This week, Episode 8 of the Feature Discovery Series was released and covered IFR in the new sim, as well as some other great information. Feature Discovery Series After being pushed back multiple times, Episode 8 of the Feature Discovery Series has been
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Microsoft Flight Simulator Update May 21st – Alpha Patch, New Invites, and more

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Microsoft has released their weekly update for the new Flight Simulator, and while being a shorter update, there are still some great information to check out. Deliverables This week's update gives us an update on the Feature Discovery Series, and the Partnership Series. Episode 8 of the Feature Discovery Series will be released on May 28th. The Partnership Series is
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Microsoft Flight Simulator Update May 14th – 747-8i Released for Alpha Testing

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Microsoft has uploaded their weekly update for the upcoming Microsoft Flight Simulator. A lot of amazing information is packed into this update, so lets dive right in. https://youtu.be/_C-Ca9j4Luw Watch our video on the 747 update above. Alpha 3 Released Ths biggest new this update is that the latest Alpha build, version 1.3.9.0, has been released to the Alpha team. Included
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