• Greg Whiley

AVP Flight Sim News - December 2021

Updated: Dec 8, 2021



A new regular blog which features new releases and news from flight simulation developers and news sources. Not full descriptions are provided. You have links to the news and developer sites to gain all information.


ORBX announces Mackay Airport

Orbx announces Mackay Airport for MSFS. This detailed rendition features 15cm aerial imagery covering the airport and the immediate surrounds, ultra-high resolution textures and the use of realistic PBR rendering.


ORBX releases YMEN Essendon Field Airport Trailer

Orbx has released the official trailer for YMEN Essendon Fields Airport. Essendon Fields is the headquarters for Orbx, base for Victoria's Air Ambulance Service and the Victoria Police Polair helicopters. For MSFS, X-Plane and P3D.


Other Related Releases and News




1 Dec 2021: SimWorks Studios has been developing a turbo-prop Quest Kodiak. fror MSFS. They now confirm what the release date will be Friday, December 17, 2021. SimWQorks are planning to release the airplane on SWS, ORBX, SimMarket and other online stores.



29 Nov 2021: For European flyers, you may be interested to know that Flight Sim Development Group (FSDG) has announced the release of Landmarks of Germany 'Baden-Wuerttemberg' for MSFS.

Fliegen Sie jetzt in ein Baden-Württembergisches Winterwunderland.



30 Nov 2021: What they claim to be 'the last milestone in Weather' software, ​HST Simulations will be releasing its xAmbience Pro on Dec 10, 2021. HST state that this software brings a professional and true to life simulation of clouds, sky and environmental effects like seasons, snow on aircraft and more.



30 Nov 2021: The Turtle Beach Velocity One Universal Control System for MSFS and XBOX recently released at the San Diego FSExpo is being unboxed here