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Airline2Sim A320 Cadet Training Program

Airline2Sim A320 Cadet Training Program

Ben from Airline2Sim has launched their A320 Cadet Training Program. With 6 modules and 27 episodes, the training program is extensive. If you are familiar with Ben’s other Airline2Sim offerings, they are professionally produced with exceptional value. Not all the videos are available at the time of this writing, but Airline2Sim should be releasing them … Continue reading

Airbus Simulator 2021 and Beyond

Airbus Simulator 2021 and Beyond

Happy holidays – we look forward to further development and features for our Flight Simulators in 2021! ProSimA320 In November ProSim-AR launched a preview release of their avionics program compatible with the latest Microsoft Flight Simulator software. The release has significant bugs – expect an iterative improvement process by the ProSim development team going forward. … Continue reading

Meeting Standards for Electronic Systems

Meeting Standards for Electronic Systems

The Airbus aircraft is fly-by-wire – this system replaces conventional manual flight controls with an electronic interface. Electronic function is responsible for an increasingly large portion of in-flight functions. As an explainer on electrical systems put it, in fact, “uninterrupted electrical power is essential to safe flight in a modern airplane.” From small luxuries to … Continue reading

ProSimA320 1.42

ProSimA320 1.42

ProSimA320 1.42 is now available and is compatible with MSFS2020. The preview release has some obvious bugs but this should be expected for an initial release. To ensure compatibility Legacy flight modelling must be selected in the MSFS2020 menu options. ProSimA320 must be configured to connect with Simconnect and not FSUIPC. Continue reading

ProSim 1.42 – MSFS2020 Support!

ProSim 1.42 will be released tomorrow with native support for MSFS 2020. The release is a preview according to Hanne (CEO, ProSim) and there are some shortcomings: • Lighting. Due to issues in the MSFS2020 platform, specific lighting controls are not functioning. We worked around this by controlling lights the old-fashioned way, but this does … Continue reading

Portable Collimated Display

Portable Collimated Display

A fun experiment. Commercial Level-D simulators facilitate the use of a collimated display because they allow for an image to project into infinity providing the illusion of depth and perspective. To achieve the effect, mylar is wrapped around a parabolic structure and a vacuum is used to shape the mirror. To experience the effect a … Continue reading

SimStacks Boards For Sale – SOLD

SimStacks Boards For Sale – SOLD

— NOW SOLD — These fully functional and versatile Simulator Solutions SimStacks boards are now for sale for interfacing with your simulator. Simstacks Foundation Board with WAGO Connectors (Original price AUD 245.00)Qty available – 2 1AUD 196.00 / USD 140.00 each SimStacks Output Board with Wago Connectors (Original price AUD 165)Qty available – 6 3AUD … Continue reading

Using Audio to Create an Immersive Flight Deck

Using Audio to Create an Immersive Flight Deck

Sound can provide important sensory cues in a flight deck environment. The avionics software ProSimA320 provides satisfactory aircraft exterior sounds, but the interior cockpit sounds is much to be desired. Ambience environmental sounds of the cockpit, such as contractors, gyroscopes, static inverters and subtle alert tones are missing from the suite. A look at the … Continue reading