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Hello! It's Saturday, November 4. We're covering FSReborn's release of the FSR500 Turboprop, a new job opening at Microsoft, and a new utility that helps you get the most ultra-realistic sky colors. New to Radio Check? Subscribe here.

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The aircraft is a replica of the Piper M500, a turboprop aircraft which saw nearly 700 manufactured in its lifetime so far.

FSElite, 3 November 2023


The company is looking to fill 4 full-time positions as “Pilot Aviation QA”.

HeliSimmer.com, 1 November 2023


The Universal Flight Tablet, the official name for what everyone calls “the PMDG EFB”, is a novel ecosystem within PMDG’s product line.

MSFS Addons, 30 October 2023


The V2 Block 2 update was originally slated for September, but was pushed back to October after the team missed their initial estimated release.

FSElite, 31 October 2023


This update brings a bevy of changes that touch seemingly every area of the simulator, from the multiplayer experience to the ATC, avionics, and much more.

MSFS Addons, 30 October 2023

Related: Famous Flyer 7 released: the Mitsubishi MU-2


It includes the EFBs, compatible with AviTab, a thorough revision of the autopilot, and other features and improvements.

Rotate, 31 October 2023


X-Works is known for its other A330-900NEO, released in 2022.

FSElite, 28 October 2023


After nearly a year of development, the plane has finally found its way into our simulators, adding to a growing list of warbirds and other vintage aircraft. In this review, I’ll try to tell you all about the developer’s latest aircraft.

MSFS Addons, 30 October 2023


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