POSCON Video Demonstration

POSCON or the Positive Control Network has posted a brief preview video demonstrating audio quality using the new voice codecs. Accompanying the video link, the developer comments, “Ready to call inbound? These two are. Are you?” For those unfamiliar with the project, POSCON is an upcoming multiplayer network that connects users of various flight simulation platforms with virtual air traffic control. Check out the video demonstration below. For more information about POSCON or to register, visit the new website. You … Read More

POSCON, Changes to Ownership Structure

POSCON or the Positive Control Network has made some significant changes to the company’s ownership structure.  To quickly summarize, Andrew Heath has purchased all outstanding shares and is now the sole owner of POSCON. Please see below for the complete announcement. Friends, Happy New Year! 2019 is going to be an amazing year for the online flight simulation community and we are excited to be part of it. I wanted to take a moment and discuss some recent ownership changes.  I … Read More

Mettar Simulations, Organizational Changes

Matt Davies has released a particularly personal blog post relating to his involvement with Mettar Simulations.  In the most simplistic terms, Matt will be taking a break from both Mettar and the entire flight simulation community.  This decision comes after some ongoing monetary challenges relating to organizational financing agreements and general cash flow.  Moreover and beyond Matt, several other members of the core development team have also left the organization for financial reasons. Nonetheless, according to Matt, both projectFLY and … Read More

Mettar Simulations, Development Update #7

Mettar Simulations has posted development update #7 concerning various ongoing projects including POSCON, projectFLY, Simstall, and of course the Airbus 380.  Please see below for the complete statement by Matt Davies titled “Dev update #7 – She takes to the skies… kinda!”.  Applicable imagery has been included. What a crazy few weeks it’s been. So many things going on and I couldn’t be any more hyped up if I tried. So, grab yourself a beverage of choice & get comfortable … Read More

Mettar Simulations, Development Update

Mettar Simulations has posted development update #6 with regards to various ongoing projects including POSCON, projectFLY, Simstall, and the Airbus 380.  Please see below for the complete statement by Matt Davies titled “Dev update #6 – Contracts & Flight Sim 2018!”.  Applicable imagery has been included. Please forgive me for lack of updates, we were working super hard & it took us a little while longer than anticipated to get to the point we’re at now. Myself and the team … Read More

VATSIM Responds to POSCON Acquisition Offer

VATSIM has formally responded to the recent $50,000 acquisition offer by POSCON or the Positive Control Network.  Jumping straight to the point, the Founders of VATSIM have rejected the offer. Please see below for the complete statement as issued by the Founders of VATSIM and the Board of Governors. August 6, 2018 Joint Statement from the VATSIM Founders & Board of Governors Dear VATSIM Members, We wanted to take a moment to address the reports and speculation that have been … Read More

POSCON Offers $50,000 to Acquire VATSIM

POSCON or the Positive Control Network has offered $50,000 to acquire a “well known flight simulation network” later confirmed to be VATSIM.  Said confirmation was disclosed by Lead Technical Director Matt Davies in response to a request for comment by FSElite. The original offer announcement by POSCON was released only yesterday and reads, “POSCON is committed to advancing the development of online flight simulation and has tendered an offer to acquire a well known online flight simulation network to inject … Read More