Located 30 miles northwest of central Milan is the 29th busiest airport in Europe, serving roughly 18 million passengers annually. With two long runways and a dedicated cargo area sized to rival the passenger areas of the airport, Milano Malpensa is an interesting and quirky airport. A perfect fit then for the interesting and quirky … More Aerosoft Milano Malpensa X Review
Moving just under 59 million passengers annually, and ranking as the 3rd busiest airport in Europe, Amsterdam (ICAO: EHAM) is an instantly recognizable staple of the aviation world. It’s a hub for KLM and it’s regional affiliate Cityhopper, as well as being a focus city for many an airline, including Singapore Cargo, Vueling, and many … More FlyTampa EHAM Schipol Review
The 717. Born from the MD-80, the “Angry Puppy” as it is often referred to is the last hurrah from McDonnell Douglas before it was completely consumed into Boeing. Fitted with a modern glass cockpit and some of the most overpowered engines since the 777-200lr, this plane is a unique bird to fly. Now, TFDi … More TFDi 717 Review
The iconic 747. Anybody, regardless of aviation prowess, can identify one. Long hailed as the “Queen of the Skies,” it has connected passengers across the globe for almost 50 years. With connotations of opulent luxury and ultimate prestige, the 747 was the plane to beat. Until 2006, when Airbus finally stole the crown from their … More SSG 747-8i Review
Quick Note: This is not a product review, however I wanted to share it with you guys. As you may know, I have been studying Japanese for almost 10 years. I went to Japan two years ago, and ever since, I have wanted to go back. That’s why I am elated to tell you that … More Kakehashi Project!
(This review was updated to reflect new GPU framerates, HDR-enabled visuals, and a couple of other resolved issues. Date: 2/19/17) JARDesigns have released two great Airbus products over the years. The A320, and the A330. JARDesigns are known for their incredible modeling of both systems and visuals, which make their releases highly anticipated. Today we’ll … More JARDesign A330 Review
First released in late December of 2015, the Rotatesim MD 80 was initially met with harsh criticism for it’s many bugs and missing features. The popular Youtuber Frooglesim made a video discussing the many flaws, as his friend (a captain on the MD 80 with 8,000hrs) tried desperately to get the plane to operate as … More Rotatesim MD 80 Review
The 757. With it’s easily distinguishable fuselage perched atop it’s tall landing gear and engines, the plane easily marks an era of prosperity for Boeing. With over 1,000 models delivered, this 200+ seating trans-Atlantic cruiser was one of the most successful planes ever built. It is even still used today, mostly on trans-continental routes and high-density medium range routes. As the jet ages however, airlines are scrambling to find more fuel efficient alternatives to serve the same routes. With no such planes, airlines still cling on to their 757s to this day, in a bid to keep certain routes alive. FlightFactor have undertaken the task of recreating this iconic aircraft within the world of X-Plane 10. How have they done? Let’s find out. … More FlightFactor 757 Review
Introduction: The EMB 170 is an 80 seat twin jet regional airliner developed by the Brazilian aircraft manufacturing conglomerate Emberaer. Primarily used on short haul medium-density routes, the EMB is designed to offer the performance of the big jets while carrying less passengers. Powered by two GE CF-34 engines, the E170 has a max cruising … More SSG EMB 170 Evolution Review.
Instead of the boring and repetitive hallways that make up one of America’s dullest airports, we would be seeing the new and futuristic airport set to revitalize LaGuardia’s position as a leader in passenger traffic numbers and comfort. … More ImagineSim KLGA Review