Microsoft Flight Simulator Orlando Airport Revealed; Calgary & Alice Springs Get New Screenshots

Published: April 19, 2023 1:47 AM /


Microsoft Flight Simulator - Kenn Borek Air DC3 at Calgary

Today third-party developers shared news about upcoming scenery add-ons for Microsoft Flight Simulator on top of a release. 

We start with Taxi2Gate, which revealed the first image of its Orlando International Airport (KMCO) in Florida, United States. Work on the airport was originally announced in February, just before the popular developer debuted on the simulator with its excellent rendition of Pointe-à-Pitre International Airport


Now we finally get to see the scenery, albeit we don't know when it'll actually be released. Incidentally. Taxi2Gate is also working on another massive airport, Paris Charles de Gaulle in France. 

Orlando International Airport by Taxi2Gate for Microsoft Flight Simulator

Next, FSimStudios released new screenshots of its Calgary Airport (CYYC) in Canada. We learn that it's approaching beta and it'll even include a bonus livery for the DC3 operated by Kenn Borek Air based in Calgary. The developer expects to release the add-on in 2-3 weeks. 



More screenshots have also been released by impulse Simulations showcasing Alice Springs Airport (YBAS) in Australia. According to the developer, the release is "just around the bend." If you're wondering why the airport features static Airbus A380s, it's because Alice Springs serves as one of the main storage facilities for mothballed airliners in the Asia Pacific region. 


Last, but not least, ColombiaVFR released Capurganá Airport (SKCA), a small but scenic airport on the Caribbean coast of Colombia. It's available on Simmarket for $20.08. 

Below you can check out a number of images. 



Microsoft Flight Simulator is currently available for PC, Xbox Series X|S, and Xbox Cloud Gaming, including Game Pass. If you'd like to learn more, you should stay tuned on TechRaptor as we have daily Microsoft Flight Simulator news to keep you updated on the many add-ons coming and released for the sim. We have also recently interviewed Microsoft's Jorg Neumann about the Antonov An-225 "Mriya" and reviewed iniBuilds' New York-JFK AirportOrbx's Oslo Gardermoen Airport, and RHDSimulations' Boeing 767-300ER

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