AviationLads Releases Ground Service Sound Pack v3 Freeware

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Developed by Nick Kidd and published by AviationLads, the latest version of the Ground Service Sound Pack has been released.

The freeware GSX add-on adds new voice sets for a variety of parts of the original product. Replacing elements such as the boarding audio, truck sounds and catering equipment. Version 3 is compatible with GSX’s regional voice settings and also includes sounds for de-icing and pushback. You can also change the sounds mid-flight to add even more immersion depending on the region you’re flying to.

The soundpack is freely available to anyone who owns a copy of FSDreamTeam’s GSX software for Prepar3D. You can download it now directly from AviationLads’ website.

You can also listen to a sample of the voice files on the AviationLads website.

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ShortFinal Design Updating Boston Logan Freeware for XP11

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Taking to Facebook, scenery developer ShortFinal Design has announced that they are currently in the process of updating MisterX's highly regarded Boston Logan (KBOS) scenery for XPlane 11. Initially released for free back in 2016, Boston Logan (KBOS) was one of the first sceneries released by famous XPlane scenery developer MisterX. Since its original release, the scenery has become one of
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Preview of FlyByWire A32NX EFB In Action

The FlyByWire A32NX mod for Microsoft Flight Simulator continues to grow in features and the EFB is something highly sought after by the community. YouTube content creator Easyjetsimpilot has the EFB installed and gave a brief overview of it in action. The EFB with the FlyByWire's A32NX A32NX has various pages such to perform specific actions. The dashboard page appears to
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MB Simulations Releases Thun Airfield for MSFS

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Newcomer MB Simulations has released its first freeware scenery project for MSFS, this time focussing its efforts on realistically recreating the scenic Swiss mountain airfield of Thun (LSZW). Thun Airfield is a small-scale grass runway general aviation airfield located close to the beautiful town of Thun in the Bernese Oberland of Switzerland and is scenically nestled in the middle of
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FlyByWire Simulations A32NX Installer, Virtual Printer and More

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The team at FlyByWire Simulations has continued to make headway with their A32NX modification and has been updating their Facebook page with some of the new features currently in development. This includes a brand new virtual printer, reworked radios, a new dynamic sound pack, improvements to the engine modelling and also a brand new installer to make it even easier
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Flybywire Simulations A32NX Sound Improvement Preview

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The freeware add-on that enhances the default A320Neo mod for Microsoft Flight Simulator continues to be developed by the Flybywire Simulations team. The assortment of developers, pilots and testers continue to bring improvements to the aircraft through visuals, audio, systems and more. The latest development previews are shown on their Facebook page highlight the sound improvements that are being made.

The new minute-long video highlights improved sound effects for switches and levers for elements such as the speed brake, flaps, engine cutoff switches and more.

In addition to the new sound package previews, a short video clip highlighting the fact soon you will be able to switch between imperial and metric measurements for weight units. This will be done directly in the sim via the MCDU according to the short video shared.

All of these improvements will be eventually added to the package for anyone to download for free as part of the modifications already made to improve the default Airbus aircraft in Microsoft Flight Simulator. Be sure to check out the latest update which improves the autopilot and also what’s to come for the improved lighting.

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FlyByWire A32NX Night Lighting Improvement Previews and Autopilot Fix

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Development group FlyByWire Simulations has had a busy few days since the release of the latest Microsoft Flight Simulator update. The update released, which included the latest world update, consequently broke the aircraft and the team has since worked hard to resolve the autopilot issue. However, the team has confirmed this is now resolved and shared some new previews for
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Short Final Design Releases Freeware Hakodate Airport

Scenery developer, Short Final Design - otherwise known as MisterX, has released their freeware project, RJCH Hakodate Airport for X-Plane.  Hakodate Airport is located just east of Hakodate, a city in Hokkaido, the second largest island in Japan. The airport opened in 1961 with a single runway and later saw improvements to extend the runway and open a new terminal
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Verticalsim Announces End of VStates Project

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On X-Plane 11, Verticalsim had supplied numerous scenery projects under the banner VStates. This project was a way to bring high-quality and colour corrected ortho imagery for various States across America into the simulator. Sadly, the team has today announced that the project has now come to and end. Citing that server costs were higher than expected and the level
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FlyByWireSim Updates A32NX to v0.3.0 for MSFS

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A collaboration of developers are continuing to update the default A320Neo for Microsoft Flight Simulator. As we have reported over time, the development team known as FlyByWireSim has spent time creating a more realistic and accurate rendition of the aircraft type for the simulator. Today, version 0.3.0 has been made available for anyone looking to download. From our count on
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