Prepar3D v3.4 Hotfix 2 – Live!

The Prepar3D team is excited to announce the second Hotfix update to Prepar3 v3.4 (3.4.18.19475). It can be downloaded immediately from the Purchased Downloads section of the website. It addresses many reports and requests from our forum users. For those that are interested in updating, only the Client installer is required for Prepar3D v3.4 Hotfix 2. The Content, Scenery, and SDK installers are optional. You must first have Prepar3D v3 installed to utilize the Client only installer. To install the new Client, you must first uninstall your current Prepar3D v3 Client via Programs and Features in Windows Control Panel. The

Free ForeFlight Mobile Plug-in from Flight1 Tech

Flight1 Aviation Technologies has released a free software plug-in for Lockheed Martin Prepar3D and Microsoft Flight Simulator X that sends GPS, AHRS, and Traffic data from the simulator to ForeFlight Mobile on an iPad or iPhone. “Pilots know that the more closely they re-create the mental experience they have in the airplane, the more valuable their training in a simulator can be,” says Flight1 Aviation Technologies President Jim Rhoads. “Many of our customers use ForeFlight Mobile on an iPad or an iPhone when they fly, connected to an external GPS or ADS-B device,” he explains. “While they can certainly use

Showcasing FSFlyingSchool PRO 2016

FSFlyingSchool’s artificially intelligent talking instructors give instant interactive instruction to pilots on any flight, in any powered airplane, anywhere in the world. The instructors watch and comment on over 70 different areas of airmanship. Full pilot logs of each flight are maintained and can be analyzed by the pilot to identify any problems. The chief instructor will observe and instruct the pilot on aspects of their flight, such as ground and air traffic, taxiways at the current airfield, and weather conditions. Pilots can even talk to the instructor and get plenty of helpful information and advice on demand. In addition,

Prepar3D v3.4 Hotfix 1 Released!

The Prepar3D team is excited to announce the first Hotfix update to Prepar3 v3.4 (3.4.14.18870). It can be downloaded immediately from the Purchased Downloads section of the website. It addresses many reports and requests from our forum users. For those that are interested in updating, only the Client installer is required for Prepar3D v3.4 Hotfix 1. The Content, Scenery, and SDK installers are optional. You must first have Prepar3D v3 installed to utilize the Client only installer. To install the new Client, you must first uninstall your current Prepar3D v3 Client via Programs and Features in Windows Control Panel. The

Prepar3D v3.4 available now!

Prepar3D v3.4 is available now! The Prepar3D team has been hard at work making the most stable and performant version yet, as well as integrating emerging technologies and fixing issues reported by the community and developer network. Prepar3D now supports the consumer versions of the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Both Virtual Reality (VR) headsets are seamlessly integrated into the application. New VR enabled views automatically become available when a headset is connected to your PC and fully support head tracking and positioning and immersive stereoscopic rendering. New VR views can also be easily added or configured through the Camera

Hotfix for Prepar3D v3.3 Released

A hotfix has been released for the Prepar3D v3.3 Client. The v3.3.5 hotfix is available now and can be downloaded from your Downloads page. This update only requires an update to the Client. See the Prepar3D v3 Download and Installation Directions for more details on how to quickly update. If this is your first time downloading v3.3, it is automatically included in the available downloads. This hotfix corrects two major issues identified quickly after release: Third party scenery visual anomalies. Various visual artifacts, increased memory usage, and missing features. Multiplayer sessions only showing other players if they were the last

Prepar3D v3.3 – Live Now!

Prepar3D v3.3 is available now! The Prepar3D v3.3 update brings several new features and numerous platform, rendering, SimDirector, SDK, and multiplayer updates – including improved rendering performance, enhanced stability and usability, an improved add-on installation process for developers, and numerous other bug fixes and improvements. This new release welcomes the reintroduction of Multichannel. Professional Plus licenses now have the ability to utilize the new and improved Multichannel capability to configure multiple PCs to run Prepar3D concurrently, increasing performance on multi-screen and dome setups. This groundbreaking update further expands the immersion Prepar3D can provide and unleashes the ability to use multiple

Showcasing Orbx – KTEX – Telluride

The airport amongst the clouds. One of the most well-known airports in the flightsim world, Telluride Regional Airport is an extreme high-altitude airport located in the heart of the Colorado Rockies. Perfectly situated nearby his highly-popular Eagle-Vail and Sedona Airports, acclaimed developer Jarrad Marshall brings another dramatic location to life for FSX and P3D. Exclusive Prepar3D v3 Gallery of KTEX from Orbx: For more information and to purchase Telluride: Visit ORBX’s home page: http://www.fullterrain.com/product/ktex

FlightSimCon 2016 – New England Air Museum

FlightSimCon is an annual flight simulation and aviation conference for pilots and aviation enthusiasts. This year’s event takes place on June 11-12, 2016 at the New England Air Museum, on the grounds of Bradley International Airport just north of Hartford, CT. The event is designed to promote and expand the use of at-home flight simulation using platforms like Prepar3D. It’s a great chance to explore others’ setups, interact with vendors, attend seminars on improving simulator performance, and speak with flight simulation personalities. Registration for the 2016 event is now available at www.flightsimcon.com. For just $60, attendees can get full, 2-day

Prepar3D v3.2 – Available Now!

We are pleased to announce the release Prepar3D v3.2! The new v3.2 update brings several new features and numerous platform, rendering, SimDirector, SDK, SimConnect, and multiplayer updates – including increased performance for multiple views and touch gesture support. For Professional Plus users, Prepar3D v3.2 introduces the SimOperator instructor operator station (IOS) and new native Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS) support. The Prepar3D v3.2 update is available now and can be downloaded from your Downloads page. If you currently own a valid Prepar3D v3 license, there is no charge to update to Prepar3D v3.2. Prepar3D now offers separate updates for the Client,