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  1. Captains, We anticipate this week will bring a last round of major changes, and then everything should calm back down once again- which I think all of us are looking forward to. Here is what you can expect; 737, 747 and 777 product lines will all get another round of installer replacements in order to wrap up changes triggered by the wide array of updates we have pushed over the past two months. We anticipate that this will be the last round of mandatory installer updates, as we finally have stability where we want it and feel that mixing base installation and micro update processes will not create confusion for customers and tech support. 747 and 777 product lines are getting an update to provide additional debugging diagnostic information to assist technical support in solving problem reports. 747 and 777 product lines are getting some additional functionality to allow affected customers to gracefully avoid the "captains pfd popup CTD" . All product lines are getting a bit of cleanup and tweaking based on our work of the past couple of weeks. https://www.avsim.com/forums/topic/515737-23jul-what-to-expect-this-week/ smurf_john
  2. real-world Oshkosh DAILY AIR SHOW SCHEDULE

    thanks for this info @beech08nh smurf_john
  3. prepar3d / fsx Captainsim 737 for P3Dv4 Released

    they are not working in the order they origonally planned to, the 707 might be next out :-) keep watching the site.... smurf_john
  4. The first of the Aircraft from Captainsim, yes the Boeing 737 has been released for Prepar3D v4. https://www.captainsim.com/ also updates your fsx/se/p3dv2/v3 to version 1.8 smurf_john
  5. Thank you for the Heads up, quite a few Airports been updated by these guys. added to list. smurf_john
  6. TSS Sound Studio's B777 soundpack has been updated to version 1.2 https://www.turbinesoundstudios.com/updates smurf_john
  7. PMDG DC-6 is out, $69.99 USD is all you need to fly this baby. https://www.precisionmanuals.com/pages/product/P3D/dc6.html We invite you to relive the dashing days of Ernie Gann & Co. by flying this in-depth simulation of a true vintage airliner icon, the PMDG Douglas DC-6 Cloudmaster for Prepar3D! smurf_john
  8. Added the following to the list, also 25% discount using code "P3DV4" on all FSDG Products. Agadir Airport (Morocco) Tromelin Reunion Marsa Alam Seychelles Graz Thalerhof Paro Bhutan Greenland NUUK Ayres Rock Thessaloniki Kastellorizo PMDG DC-6 Released This Evening, $69.99 USD head over to PMDG Website for purchase :-) smurf_john
  9. prepar3d / fsx boeing and IVAP P3DV4

    IVAO are working to update the MTL package for v4 hence when you log into IVAO you may only see lights. There is a lot of work to be done to get MTL compatible for v4 so will take a lot of time. smurf_john
  10. prepar3d / fsx PMDG has a Surprise

    For tonight, I am going to take a break from the constant work and announcements related to product conversions for Prepar3D v4, and instead focus on something new and truly incredible from the development team here at PMDG- namely our upcoming new product release, the PMDG DC-6 Cloudmaster for FSX, FSX-SE, Prepar3D v3 and Prepar3D v4. We are planning to turn her over to you later today, and we wanted to give you a really nice look at what you are getting! Read the full scoop here: https://www.avsim.com/forums/topic/515419-20jul17-something-for-people-who-love-airplanes-and-flying/ smurf_john
  11. to respond with UK2000 question More products will be added when all the mainstream ones have been taken out of Beta and he starts selling on the website again. For those brave enough to move and delete files around, there are some hacks to most of the scenery to work, please see other threds on this board.But as a rough guideline, you need to do DELETE all BGL file in the UK2000 Products scenery folder (AND Options folder) that have file names with this text:*FS9CODE*.bgl*sockradars*.bgl*Animate*.bgl*timer*.bglOther Specific files:"EGLL_Specials.BGL" Heathrow XtremeFor VFR Airfields also remove ALL files with "*sockradars.bgl" in file name. http://www.uk2000scenery.org/forum/index.php?topic=8846.0 FLIGHT! GTN No news as of yet, we are all desperate for this product even though we have to buy it again :-( Carenado no info from them regarding the Phenom 300 as of yet. However they did state all products to be updated so. smurf_john
  12. I had FSX and P3D v3 and when PMDG Announced the release of v4 777-200LR and a few weeks later the 300ER I downloaded and installed em straight away, as did our Host Mr SuperThrive whom has streamed the 300 series from Vienna to Dubai live on the lounge. they are expensive but very much worth the money I must say. smurf_john
  13. Welcome to Basque country! Bilbao is the largest city in the Biscay province and the Basque Country as a whole, beautifully located at the northern Spanish coastline. Key Features Super-detailed rendition of LEBB High-resolution custom ground textures The whole city of Bilbao is included High-resolution mesh for the whole city Animated traffic & PeopleFlow Moving jetways Dynamic Lighting for P3Dv4 Whole harbour area is upgraded with custom buildings and objects 30 & 60cm/px groundscenery for the whole city area Advanced AO-baking and night lighting techniques https://orbxdirect.com/product/lebb Enjoy smurf_john
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