EU Norway Prepar3D v2 – Experience Orbx’s Most Detailed Region Yet

Explore Orbx’s most detailed region yet! FTX Norway covers ~160,000 square miles (~420,000 sq km), all of Norway* plus narrow boundary regions of adjacent Sweden, Finland, and Russia. Enjoy a wide variety of landscapes — scenic coastlines and offshore islands, deeply incised fjords, vast interior plateaus covered with close to one million lakes, lush agricultural areas along the corridors of large rivers, colorful villages, bustling urban centers, and industrial sites associated with oil & gas exploration — and all have been recreated with great detail and accuracy. Hand-placed custom landclass along with the road and railroad networks, powerlines, wind farms,

Experience What is Possible in Prepar3D v2 With Palm Springs from ORBX

Experience the Desert Oasis from Prepar3D Solution Developer ORBX With one of the most dramatically scenic backdrops in the United States, Palm Springs is a resort city situated 100 miles east of Los Angeles in Southern California. In his most expansive scenery to date, acclaimed developer Jarrad Marshall (Monterey/Redding/Jackson Hole/Cairns Intl) brings us not only Palm Springs Intl, but 1500 square kilometres of hand-crafted scenery. Explore the resort cities of Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage, Cathedral City, Indian Wells, Thousand Palms, Palm Desert and Desert Hot Springs, the high-altitude alpine wonderland of San Jacinto Peak, the windswept wastelands of the San

Experience FlyTampa’s Latest Spectacular Copenhagen Addon in Prepar3D

Award-winning Prepar3D solution developer FlyTampa has recently released their latest spectacular addon, Copenhagen Kastrup International (EKCH) airport scenery. Copenhagen joins a list of widely-acclaimed addons from FlyTampa including Hong Kong, Dubai, Montreal, Athens, and of course, Tampa. Exclusive Prepar3D v2 Gallery of Copenhagen from FlyTampa: Features of this scenery include: Copenhagen Kastrup International (EKCH) airport scenery Detailed surrounding scenery with numerous custom buildings 3D Terrain including tunnels and bridges Pre-rendered self-shadowing and custom reflection maps Seasonal ground changes (Summer, Fall, Winter). Surrounding Photo-scenery for Amager Island 3D night city lighting For more information and to purchase Copenhagen: Visit FlyTampa’s home

Show Your Prepar3D Support with Custom Forum Banners

Powered by Prepar3D Forum Banners Now Available We are very proud of the sense of community that our Prepar3D users have and the great support and feedback they provide both us and other current and potential users of Prepar3D. We’ve received several inquiries for forum banners for users to show their Prepar3D support in various forums around the web. We’ve created a gallery of 39 custom ‘Powered by Prepar3D’ forum banners below. If you’d like to make your own, the Prepar3D logo can be found at the very bottom of this news post. We would like to give our thanks

Prepar3D Developer Showcase – Majestic Software

Showcasing Majestic Software’s MJC8 Q400 Addon for Prepar3D v2 JC8 Q400 is a Prepar3D v2 addon, built after the Bombardier ™ Dash-8 Q400 turboprop aircraft. It has started as a software framework for the FNPT level flight simulator and later separated into an independent project, which provides essentially the full cockpit simulator features under the desktop simulator’s framework. Exclusive Prepar3D v2 Gallery of the MJC8 Q400 from Majestic Software: In addition to the advanced simulation of the aircraft systems, this addon also contains an independent Flight Dynamics Engine (FDE) capable of running at a much higher rate than the default

Prepar3D Proudly Welcomes Captain Sim to the Solution Developer Team

Showcasing Captain Sim’s 777 Pro Line Product for Prepar3D The Prepar3D team is proud to welcome Captain Sim to it’s solution developer team!  Captain Sim has been producing and releasing world class add-ons for FSX for some years, and is now developing and releasing add-ons for Prepar3D. Captain Sim also creates Lockheed aircraft add-ons as well, see more information at their home page: http://www.captainsim.com/index.html Exclusive 4K Ultra HD Gallery of the Captain Sim 777 Trainer in Prepar3D v2.4: *Credit and thanks to Rob Ainscough for the beautiful high resolution gallery, and to FlyTampa for their Dubai airport and terrain add-on.

Active Sky Next from HiFi Technologies Now Supporting Prepar3D

The Next Revolution in Weather Realism         Active Sky Next brings an entirely new level of realism to your simulation experience!  Advanced technologies enable incredible levels of accuracy and smoothness.  Realistic radar simulation, cloud position awareness and synchronized ambient effects, brand new air effects, brand new thunderstorm depictions, microbursts, thick overcast, smooth cloud transitions, variable cloud areas, voice weather briefings and forecast data integration are just some of the features that await you! Exclusive Image Gallery of Active Sky Next in Prepar3D v2.4: Service Pack 1 Now Released Officially for P3D Active Sky Next has just been

Prepar3D Proudly Welcomes A2A Simulations

Showcasing A2A Simulations Accu-Sim C172 Trainer for Prepar3D The Prepar3D team is proud to welcome A2A Simulations to it’s solution developer team, partner with them on future enhancements to the Prepar3D platform, and showcase their innovative development efforts. A2A has released the Accu-Sim C172 Trainer for Prepar3D. If any aeroplane ever deserved to be called “classic”, then the venerable and ubiquitous Cessna 172 in all of its many variations surely deserves that title. It is a time-tested benchmark of aircraft efficiency, utility and excellence; it is one of the most recognizable aeroplanes. The Cessna 172 has endured going- on six

Train and Learn in Realtime Weather with FS Global Real Weather

FS Global Real Weather The Prepar3D SDK allows developers to create a wide variety of value-add training tools and solutions for Prepar3D.  One great example is FS Global Real Weather from PILOT’s which allows Prepar3D users to augment their learning and training with realtime weather data. FS Global Real Weather is a fast loading, easy to use, weather engine for  Prepar3D v1.4 and V2.x. FS Global Real Weather delivers weather data calculated out of realtime data of more than 24,000 observation stations (land and sea-based) worldwide. It also calculates air masses and temperatues for upper air levels on a scientific

Prepar3D v2.4 Update Now Available

Today Announces the Release of the Fourth Update of Prepar3D v2 Updates to Prepar3D v2.4 are available in both a patch to an existing v2.3 installation, or as a new installer from your Purchased Downloads page. If you are a current Prepar3D v2 user, as with all v2 updates, there is no charge to upgrade. Please be sure to read the download and installation instructions so that you have a seamless upgrade and update process. Exclusive Gallery of the Orbx Lake Tahoe Scenery in Prepar3D v2 The Lockheed Martin Prepar3D team loves hearing about your experiences with Prepar3D at our