FSElite 2020 Holiday Raffle: Leonardo SH – Fly the Maddog X Base + Expansion

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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: Leonardo SH – Fly the Maddog X Base + Expansion

Leonardo SH – Fly the Maddog X Base + Expansion

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aviaServer 11 Now Supports Flight Sim Labs A32X Series and More

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Developer aviaWorx has updated its aviaServer to now support both the Flight Sim Labs A32X and the Leonardo Softhouse FlythemaddogX. This brings the total number of support aircraft by the platform to 11. The aviaServer is the main server application that helps run services such as aviaFlightMonitor, aviaCDU and the aviaOverhead panel. The new update adds support for the Flight Sim
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Leonardo Previews EFB in the MD-80

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Leonardo Softhouse has shared on a dedicated Facebook page screenshots and a short video of their upcoming Electronic Flight Bag for their FlyTheMaddogX add-on. The previews shows the EFB in use with the Navigraph Charts. Stefano Porrà, one of the Leonardo developers, further stated that the EFB would include a take-off performance calculator. The full list of feature will be
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FlytheMaddogX Update Released

Developers of the FlytheMaddogX Md-82 have released a new update and it has some incredible new features. We shall start off with the aircraft systems. Not much to report here, but some coding optimizations and various minor fixes were made along with the PMS not accepting block fuel greater than 19 tonnes on the MD-83. Some fine-tuning on the PBR
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Immersive Audio Teases Maddog X Cockpit Sound Immersion

Immersive Audio, the team behind the excellent 737NG CFM Immersion soundpack, has shared a new teaser for their next product. The Maddog X Cockpit Sound Immersion package aims to create a realistic set of sounds for the cockpit based on real-world recordings.

The video shows just a few minutes of a very quick start-up, with sounds being heard from multiple switches, the flap controls and other ambient effects. This is just a small teaser of what is to come in the future.

The planned release is the end of the month, but it may slip into January based on feedback from the pilots. You can follow the team on Facebook to stay up to date.


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New Leonardo Softhouse FlytheMaddogX Update Incoming Soon

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Despite American Airlines flying their final MD80 flight yesterday, within our simulators, the aircraft lives on. Thanks to Leonardo Softhouse, the aircraft in Prepar3D has seen multiple updates since its original release, which has included a range of new features such as PBR materials, additional options, an icing model and much more. Continuing to push the aircraft's complexity and functionality,
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Leonardo Software to Release New Open Beta Update for FlytheMaddog X

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In an announcement via the FlytheMaddogX - Pilots Facebook group, developers Leonardo Software has announced the latest details regarding their upcoming open beta release for their FlytheMaddog X aircraft. Due for release within the next couple of days, build 1.4b427 includes minor fixes to aircraft systems including improved LOC/ILS capture logic, improved integration with GSX and ACARS messaging alerting the pilot when the
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