Tips, Links and Other Resources

Great Ideas and Resources for the Flight Simulator Enthusiast



















FlightGear is a fantastic free open source Flight Simulator program. It's included on CD for your convenience when you purchase a KwikPit Kit, KwikPit Plans, Series One or the EzePit. Click Here for more info about the program.








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 Tips & Links


Add aircraft to FS9, FSX and X-Plane?  Just click on the icon to learn more.


Go To  Downloads Page


skyVector chart

SkyVector is a great site where you can view and print free sectional charts , do flight planning, get airport information and more .





BlueSkyScenery is the only site that offers high resolution photorealistic freeware sceneries for both FS9 and FSX.


      Saitek throttle mount  


Saitek Throttle Mount
Here's an adaptor you can build. It puts the quadrant at a more realistic angle and

makes it easier to use. Click the icon.


CH yoke conversion


Left Side Hat Switch

Want to move the hat switch to the left side of your CH Flight Yoke? 

Click here to learn how



kwikpit cockpit



Eze-Pit and KwikPit painting tips. Click on the Icon.




 Decal printing and installation.  for some ideas on printing and applying decals click on the Icon.




FlighGear is a fantastic free flight simulator program worth looking into if you're not sure about sending money on one of the commercial simulators. Click the icon to learn more.




Orbiter is a detailed free space flight simulator.  For more info click on the icon.



google earth  flight simulator

Google Earth has a flight simulator module built-in

You can fly the world in Google Earth scenery. Click the icon to learn more.



flight plan

Plan G

Plan-G is a fantastic piece of software for flight planning in FS9 and FSX. Can't describe all the features here so check out this review:







Simulator  Navigation. This great site by a guy named Charles Woods.  This is a must to really enjoy flight simulation.




Angle of Attack

Angle of Attack has a free simulator aviation tutorial that is well worth your time for learning proper flight procedures. Chris Palmer is the instructor, the videos are far superior to the computer training in

Flight Simulator.  Click the icon to learn more.