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#63 A Brief Introduction...

Posted by Rotten Ralph on 04 October 2013 - 04:03 pm

Hi GK & team. I wish you all the best on your endeavours. I have all the UK airports from ORBX & I suspect that I will be buying quite a few from yourselves (when finances permit). On the subject of what airports people would like, can I suggest EGLF (Farnborough), as I live & work next door to it. Also will you be doing military airfields in the future?


All the best



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#59 Sim720 – Our Approach To The Flight Simulation Market

Posted by SIM720 on 04 October 2013 - 12:22 pm

SIM720 is pleased to announce itself as a supplier to the Flight Simulation market.


Who are we?  Well the truth is we are simmers and gamers at heart. We are a group of friends and like-minded people who have come together to try to make a difference to the flight simulation community and ourselves. Some may have heard of us already; we have worked undercover for other publishers including Landclass development for England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland released by Orbx. We also developed some England airports for ORBX such as Goodwood, Shoreham, Shuttleworth (Old Warden), etc. However, we are more than just the engine for others and therefore we now also need our own identity in addition.


As individuals we believe we have come a long way. Some of our team have moved countries to work with us and join together as a group. Not bad for some friends with vision, motivation and ideas. We want to continue to make products of which we can be proud. We have set up our own website and forum and wish to encourage everyone to connect to us and everybody else in the true spirit of gamers. We may not please everybody all the time but we want our voices to be heard, we want our ideas to be seen, we want our visions to become a reality. Even more importantly we want to interact openly with people from all backgrounds, opinions and nations. We welcome hearing what everyone has to say; we are looking for all views and to have a healthy conversation regarding our passion, our livelihood and the flight simmer’s enjoyment.


From October 2013 SIM720 will be releasing its own airports. Our initial airport will be Oban in Scotland, UK. And to introduce ourselves to the community we are also making a free mission available for this airport. We would of course welcome and appreciate all views and comments via our forums on these products. We expect to launch many more products before the end of the year in places around the world including the Far East, USA and Europe as well as more in the UK. Some of these are announced on our website.


We also know how annoying it is to get a product that does not work with a simmer’s existing add-ons; that's why all our airport products will have their own control panel, which will allow customers to select their currently installed scenery files thus enabling SIM720 airports to work seamlessly with Microsoft FSX and Lockheed Prepar3d with compatible photoreal blending with Default FSX, Orbx Global, and where they exist Orbx Regions, Horizon and MegaSceneryEarth. They are also DX10 compatible. We are on the lookout for places lots of people want to fly to that are not the major airports, are fun, challenging or interestingly different.

We are active in several areas other than flight simulation software but will make this clear on our yet to be released general website.  Our flight simulation website flight.sim720.co.uk is dedicated to flight simulation only so that is the place to catch up on SIM720 software sim developments.

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#1921 Airport Suggestion?

Posted by Christopher Low on 03 May 2014 - 06:50 pm

Well now, that sounds promising :)

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#1902 Airport Suggestion?

Posted by VoltageAviation on 03 May 2014 - 12:07 pm

One thing that would be nice to see some day would be my local Airfield Durham Tees Valley EGNV (Also known as Teeside) 

Just a little suggestion cant hurt :)

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#1537 Caernarfon - Amazing!

Posted by fiftysix on 13 February 2014 - 02:14 pm

Well done guys, I have to congratulate you on this amazing scenery and let me tell you, you captured the atmosphere of this airport perfecty!


You even included the Church!!..... climbing over that fence and getting soggy socks to capture the church wasnt in vain after all... well done again!!














































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#146 A Brief Introduction...

Posted by EarthSimulations on 06 October 2013 - 06:29 pm

Hi All


You're a fantastic team of people and you'll make some of the best, most awesome stuff flightsim has ever seen. Of that I've no doubt! Just want you to know that we're keen to give you all the support, encouragement and cooperation we can. So don't hesitate to ask if there's anything at all we can help with.  :)

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#867 EGPO - Stornoway Airport - Release date 5th December

Posted by Malcolmbe Warne on 02 December 2013 - 06:00 pm

Christmas is on its way and so is Stornoway. The announcement is almost upon us, and I think this is the best product we have produced. Virtually done twice to make it so.

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#70 A Brief Introduction...

Posted by davenicoll on 04 October 2013 - 08:13 pm

Hi Guys,


I wish you well for your new venture and have been very impressed by what you have developed so far.


Once again good luck



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#69 A Brief Introduction...

Posted by JoHubb on 04 October 2013 - 06:08 pm

Just a quickie to wish you guys well!  From what I've seen we are in for a treat.  I'm especially looking forward to Inverness, Stornoway and Isafjordur.


I guess you'll be bombarded with requests/suggestions but Belfast CIty needs doing, along with Casablanca, Algiers, Riyadh.   


Best of luck! 

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#67 A Brief Introduction...

Posted by Karrilon on 04 October 2013 - 04:30 pm

Hi guys! Great to see you starting to establish yourselves in your own right. I've really enjoyed the work you've done for ORBX and I'm really looking forward to your future releases. If you're interested in putting out Kemble (EGBP) in the future, it's my base airfield and with virtually unlimited access I can get you as many as photos etc as you need.

Good luck!!!!!
Richie Banks
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#855 EGPO - Stornoway Airport - Release date 5th December

Posted by GordonH on 29 November 2013 - 04:50 pm

Nice! :D


I will kick off the comments with an obligatory one of these!!



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#725 Catalina

Posted by Rob Ainscough on 02 November 2013 - 07:28 am

Wonderful airport/location ... since I'm living in California but have never visited Catalina, this virtual version is a real treat for me.



Cheers, Rob.

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#60 A Brief Introduction...

Posted by GK-Ego on 04 October 2013 - 03:19 pm

Hello All!

This appears to be the first user post on the forums so I'll spark it off with a friendly, cheerful "Hello!

My name is Luke and I hope to see this forum packed to the brim with equally friendly and cheerful simmers, gamers and interested 'others' (of whom there are too many to list).


See you around all - and don't be strangers ;)




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#577 Coming Soon: Kavx - Catalina Airport - Beta Screenshots

Posted by Barry Hudson on 19 October 2013 - 09:10 pm

Although we will be ensuring it colour blends with all scenery add ons via our universal airport control panel. That way whatever you choose, it should fit.

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#569 Cosford Flightsim Exhibition

Posted by Keith Lewis on 19 October 2013 - 08:31 pm

Had a good day today at the flight sim gathering. Saw some really cool things. Also we got to meet Kevin and his gorgeous family. Such a nice guy with some cool ideas. 

Watching malcombe with the Oculus Rift on was funny as he was a bit wobbly on his legs whilst on the virtual roller coaster. Here are some pics :




Barry on his 3rd attempt to land........
Malcs and his new hair dryer.....
Malcs pre Wobbly legs......
Oh look, there is rain in here.....ooooooooo
i want one of these..............NOW
The lift home...................i wish
Look what i can see....


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#323 What's The Largest Aircraft You Can Land Safely At Any Sim720 Scenery?

Posted by cattz on 12 October 2013 - 06:01 pm

Well, weather permitting ,I shall fly my BN2 Islander up from Glasgow tomorrow ( much more sensible) so you big boys better give me some room  :P

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#2552 P3DV2.2 - Santa Barbara Performance and Visual issues?

Posted by Paul Webster on 16 September 2014 - 01:39 pm

Hi Todd,


We are currently testing a patch for all our airports to replace the runway lights with default lights due to the lighting issue in P3Dv2 which affects all our airports. Should be released by the weekend.




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#2265 EGPO Stornoway Review - Mutleys Hanger - 9.7/10

Posted by Paul Webster on 24 May 2014 - 01:44 pm

Nice review by Mutley's Hanger



We got a gold award

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#2146 Airport Suggestion?

Posted by Christopher Low on 16 May 2014 - 02:56 pm

Maybe SIM720 can help put the airport back on the map :)

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#2144 Airport Suggestion?

Posted by VoltageAviation on 16 May 2014 - 02:00 pm

Awesome video, Brings back memories haha

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