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User currently offlineGofly From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2004, 1727 posts, RR: 36
Posted (10 years 8 months 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 15688 times:
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With lots of requests for FS add ons etc. Recently, I thought I'd do my best to put together a short list of in my opinion what are the best add ons available. Please feel free to add yours, the more the better!


Download Sites

Possibly the best Flight Simulator site on the net, huge file library and forums

Again, very good but not much personal experience

I found this one very good, especially if you don't want to register

Good if you use FS2000

Generally good, but there is a lot of rubbish

They are a small collection of many sites, for more try referring to this:

Or This Thread on A.NET:


My favorites are:

absolutely amazing Airbus

Very good for Boeing

This category needs adding to, so please feel free........


Most of this is payware...

A good selection from around the world

Very, Very good scenery for the UK

Very good

Exellent scenery for Scotland including the Famous Barra......

I am not as familiar with scenery for other countries, so please add




This is FSscreen, highly recommended, instructions included


Once you have taken the screenshot, you need to host it on the web, for this use:


or for those who don't want to register


Then copy and paste the tag into your post!

If there is anything I've left out or you think should be added, please do. I'm always looking for new places to!


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User currently offlineFriendlySkies From United States of America, joined Aug 2004, 4131 posts, RR: 5
Reply 1, posted (10 years 8 months 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 13312 times:

For scenery, be sure to add FlyTampa to your list.  Big grin

User currently offlineJamotcx From United Kingdom, joined May 2004, 1037 posts, RR: 23
Reply 2, posted (10 years 8 months 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 13296 times:

You forgot:

The current best addon for flightsim


The soon to be best addon for flightsim


User currently offlineElcableguy77 From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 523 posts, RR: 4
Reply 3, posted (10 years 8 months 2 days 23 hours ago) and read 12442 times:

Another site to consider that I have found very useful:

Former ZW F/A | "Wisconsin 72A, contact departure, see ya."
User currently offlineHA_DC9 From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 662 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (10 years 8 months 2 days 21 hours ago) and read 12437 times:

For payware scenery, I found a great site for KDEN and soon to be released KDTW from Imagine Simulation:

For the FlyTampa site that FriendlySkies mentioned, the direct link to the site is:http://www.flytampa.com. BTW, their KSFO scnenery is awesome!

For a great payware traffic add-on there's Ultimate Traffic:

For a great freeware McDD line of aircraft there's SGA:

User currently offlineBully707 From Germany, joined Jan 2005, 1042 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (10 years 8 months 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 12414 times:
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Hi there!!!!

For classic props go to : http://www.calclassic.com

and for classic jets like B707, DC-8, CV880/990, Jetstar check out:





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User currently offlineLHR27C From United Kingdom, joined Aug 2004, 1279 posts, RR: 15
Reply 6, posted (10 years 8 months 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 12415 times:

I think Meljet deserves a place in the freeware category:



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User currently offlineGofly From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2004, 1727 posts, RR: 36
Reply 7, posted (10 years 8 months 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 12385 times:
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OK thanks guys, seems I was sleeping when I did the aircraft list!


Amazing Airbus

Very good Boeing

Very good for heavies

A300 and McDD

Good Dash 8

For classics

Great 737!

Comes highly recommended

Although not the best quality, surprisingly good for the file size

Traffic Packages



http://traffic-2004.com/ Or http://www.fstraffic2002.com/





[Edited 2005-02-09 18:36:37]

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User currently offlineCPH-R From Denmark, joined May 2001, 6340 posts, RR: 3
Reply 8, posted (10 years 8 months 1 day 5 hours ago) and read 12362 times:

Don't forget http://walhalla.mine.nu/fs2004.php which is the resource for finding sometimes hard to find Sceneries.

User currently offlineLfutia From Netherlands, joined Dec 2002, 3407 posts, RR: 31
Reply 9, posted (10 years 8 months 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 12350 times:
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for hosting photos http://www.imageshack.us totally different from photobucket and much better im my own opinion....

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User currently offlineFriendlySkies From United States of America, joined Aug 2004, 4131 posts, RR: 5
Reply 10, posted (10 years 8 months 8 hours ago) and read 12332 times:

Dreamwings also has an excellent Embraer 170 and ERJ family.  Big grin

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