IndiaFoxtEcho TA-4J, FSX Versus Prepar3D V4.4

IndiaFoxtEcho has posted a question to the community regarding platform compatibility with respect to the upcoming TA-4J.  Basically, the developer must choose between maintaining FSX compatibility or shifting to Prepar3D V4.4 only.  According to a post via Facebook, “I have reached a point in the TA-4J development in which keeping the compatibility with FSX may create some difficulties with the … Read More

Navigraph FlightSim Community Survey 2018, Results

Navigraph has posted the finalized results from the 2018 FlightSim Community Survey.  To briefly summarize, the typical flight simulation enthusiast is a 43 year employed male from the United States with an annual income of $50,000 USD.  The individual holds a bachelors degrees and spends approximately $250 USD on software and 200 USD on hardware annually.  Moreover, there is a … Read More

Orbx TrueEarth Holland vs. TrueEarth Netherlands, X-Plane 11

Earlier this month, John Venema of Orbx posted a question to the community regarding interest in a potential interim TrueEarth Holland region versus a complete TrueEarth Netherlands package for X-Plane 11.  Basically, as a result of the 1 degree ortho tile limitation of X-Plane, complete coverage of the Netherlands would require substantial imagery from Germany, Belgium, and even France.  Moreover, … Read More

MilViz ATR, Livery Input

MilViz has posted a new poll asking for customer input regarding potential release liveries for the upcoming ATR series.  Specifically, the developer asks, “What livery do you want us to make for the ATR?”  Keep in mind, both the ATR-42 and ATR-72 are currently under development – there is currently no official release timeline. To access the poll directly, visit … Read More