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Hello! It's Saturday, December 30. In the last weekly digest of 2023, we're covering the release of iniBuilds' highly-anticipated A300, donationware for a good cause, and joining Stormbirds on a look back at 2023 across several major simulator platforms. New to Radio Check? Subscribe here.

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The A300 is a longer sister to the A310, released as freeware by the same developer a year back for the 40th Anniversary edition.

FSNews, 28 December 2023

Additional Coverage: MSFS Addons, FSElite


The release of Mozzie Mk III carries a deeper significance. It is part of a fundraising effort to support Scott Yaeger, the father of Jonx, a key member of the Got Friends team, who recently underwent emergency brain surgery.

MSFS Addons, 24 December 2023


FSA Captains Save 10%: Unlock Discount

Users of GSX Pro are in for a treat this end-of-year with the software’s latest feature: reverse pushback! 

MSFS Addons, 26 December 2023

Accu-Sim Comanche 250 For MSFS By A2A Simulations was picked by FSNews' editors as the best GA aircraft of 2023.

FSNews Editors' Choice Awards 2023

FSNews is out with its picks in 7 categories representing a wide variety of flight simulation add-ons. See them all here.

Originally live-streamed on Twitch, ‘State of the Sim’ focused on showcasing and bringing the community up to date on some of Blackbird Simulations’ highly anticipated aircraft.

FSNews, 28 December 2023

Related: Blackbird Simulations Shows Huey for MSFS


What's New in the World of X-Plane

From this week's X-Plane.Org digest: new payware Boeing 747-200 Classic, releases of the JRX Bell 407 helicopter for Versions 11 and 12, and more. Read the full weekly roundup here.


A Look Back to 2023

Our friends at Stormbirds have put together retrospectives on several of the most popular simulators. Check out Collin's take on the year that was for Combat Pilot, DCS World, IL-2, MSFS, and X-Plane.


FSA Member Poll Results

Last week, we asked:

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The results show that 82% of our readers completed the survey. You can see the full results and analysis here.

82% of our readers responded to Navigraph's FlightSim Community Survey.

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