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AVSIM Reviews

REVIEW - AEROFLY FS2 Flight Simulator

Feb 18 2017 07:45 AM | Article Viewed 3092 Times

Review by Ray Marshall     First, let me make this crystal clear. This is NOT your typical introduction to a new add-on or product. This is a status report on the work-in-progress of a new up and coming flight simulator.  Aerofly FS 2 is indeed a very exciting new Flight Simulator specifically targeted for the global market - well it will eventually cover the globe - but significant improvements are already completed.  In fact, you can fly from the West Coast to the Ea...

REVIEW - Quest Kodiak by Thranda for X-Plane

Feb 11 2017 08:08 AM | Article Viewed 894 Times

Review by Mike Cameron Introduction   This is my first review of an X-Plane 10 product.  I installed a couple of earlier versions of the X-Plane simulator and to be perfectly honest they were not a good fit for the type of simulating that I like to do.  Also I was not impressed with the simulator textures and these simulators were not very user friendly for users new to the X-Plane world.  I have also acquired quite a few products designed for the FSX and Prepar3D simul...

REVIEW - Socata TB-10 Tobago & TB-20 Trinid...

Jan 21 2017 07:13 AM | Article Viewed 1224 Times

Review by Mike Cameron Introduction This review is of the Just Flight Socata TB-10 Tobago and TB-20 Trinidad general aviation aircraft package for FSX and Prepar3D.  This package was developed by Just Flight along I.D.S. Innovative Development Studios.  The information for this introduction was gathered from the product manual and the Socata TB Users Group website.  Socata’s “Caribbean” range of single engine general aviation aircraft consisted of five m...

REVIEW - Avionics Panel by Volair

Dec 21 2016 08:38 AM | Article Viewed 1948 Times

Review by Ray Marshall     These are truly exciting times for those fortunate enough to own a flight simulation chassis.  New to the market is a ready-made Avionics Panel that will significantly improve your existing Volair Flight Sim Chassis in a very short time with minimal effort. Take a quick look at these images. On the left is the standard Volair Fight Sim Chassis, in the middle the new Avionics Panel has been attached to the panel tray.  On the right is a fully...

REVIEW - JustPlanes TNT777 Aviation Video

Dec 20 2016 07:53 AM | Article Viewed 905 Times

Review by Marlon Carter Publisher: JUST PLANES Description: TNT 777-200LRF Format: Blu-Ray/Download     INTRODUCTION After an amazing 737-300/400F video documentary, Just Planes returns to TNT to film their 777-200LRF operations to Dubai and Hong Kong. We start off at Liege as the flight crew prepares the aircraft for a 6 hour flight to Dubai. During the preparation for our flight, viewers are shown a detailed walkaround inspection of the 777 which nicely showcases the imme...

REVIEW - JustPlanes Malaysian A380 Aviation Video

Dec 20 2016 07:47 AM | Article Viewed 821 Times

Review by Marlon Carter Publisher: JUST PLANES Description: MALAYSIAN AIRLINES A380 Format:
Blu-Ray/Download     INTRODUCTION Malaysian Airlines is the newest airline to join the Just Planes line up and they surely started with their best offering by featuring their A380 on a return flight from Kuala Lumpur to Heathrow. The A380 has always been a unique aircraft both in its design and from technical perspective. This video offers viewers a closer look into the daily o...

REVIEW - JustPlanes First Air Aviation Video

Dec 10 2016 08:05 AM | Article Viewed 1145 Times

Review by Marlon Carter Publisher: JUST PLANES Description: FIRST AIR Format:
Blu-Ray/Download     INTRODUCTION         + Company Presentation & Tour of Company Headquarters + Visit of Flight Operations, Flight Dispatch, Flight Watch... + Cockpit filming using up to 6 cameras for great views on takeoff & landing! + Pilot Presentations  +Brief...

REVIEW - JustPlanes Air France A340 Aviation Video

Dec 10 2016 07:55 AM | Article Viewed 1279 Times

Review by Marlon Carter     INTRODUCTION         + Cockpit filming using up to 7 cameras for fantastic views on takeoff & landing! + Detailed Preflight Preparations + Crew Briefings + Checklists + Aircraft Walkaround +Depature& Arrival Airport Charts + Detailed Cockpit Presentation...