Tips, Links and Other Resources

Great Ideas and Resources for the Flight Simulator Enthusiast

 

 

 

 

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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.

or

Go To  Downloads Page

   
 
 

      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

 

Painting

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

 

 
 

decal
 

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

 

 

flightgear
 

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
 

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.

 

 

skyVector chart
 

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

 

 

compass

 

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

 

 

scenery

 

BlueSkyScenery is the only site that offers high resolution photorealistic freeware sceneries for both FS9 and FSX. This site is a great source for free high resolution scenery.  Click the icon to learn more.

 

 

flight plan
 

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: 

http://mutleyshangar.com/

reviews/jack/plang/plang.htm

 

 

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.

 

 
 

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