garnered much praise and has picked up a number of awards over the years
for its achievements in the flight simulation industry. We shared First
Prize Best Commercial Add-on for Microsoft Flight Simulator 98 in
AVSIM’s coveted Bravo/Zulu Award for our legendary title TRIBUTE TO THE
DC10 for Microsoft Flight Simulator 98.
The AVSIM Award
brought FlightSoft to the attention of flight simmers from around the
world. The Avsim Award was a benchmark in FlightSoft’s early history
making it a rising star and a leader in PC flight simulation.
over the years has made it a household name in the PC flight simulation
market. FlightSoft has won a number of prestigious awards including
ComputerBild Magazine’s First Prize Best Commercial Add-on for Microsoft
Flight Simulator 2004. The award came with little notice and the top
prize for Best add-on propelled our Ultimate Hong Kong Simulation for
Microsoft Flight Simulator to the top of the flightsim charts and
especially high marks in European retail sales. FlightSoft’s
innovative Hong Kong scenery sold out in all the major retail stores in
Germany, Austria and Switzerland after only six weeks of being launched
in these important markets.
Magazine’s review of FlightSoft’s Ultimate Hong Kong Simulation for
Microsoft Flight Simulator would soon catch the eye of technology
experts at the BBC Television Network.
The BBC would soon
produce a television special on the history of Flight Simulation.
FlightSoft was the only company producing add-ons for Microsoft Flight
Simulator that was featured in this television event. The BBC’s
technology experts would showcase FlightSoft’s Ultimate Hong Kong
Simulation for Microsoft Flight Simulator demonstrating the infamous Kai
Tak Approach to television audiences throughout Europe. BBC savvy tech
gurus set up a special studio with PC Flight Yokes, Rudder Pedals and
large screen demonstrating what was described as more advanced scenery
than Microsoft Flight Simulator or any industry related products.
Television audiences would see a demonstration of an approach to Kai Tak
Airport featuring close-ups of our detailed and unprecedented
achievements in scenery design for the personal computer.
Magazine’s Review and Top Award for PC Flight Simulation and the BBC
Television Special on the History of Flight Simulation would put the
FlightSoft Brand Name on the perennial map. The FlightSoft brand would
remain on the radar screen of giant gaming publication executives for a
long time. FlightSoft products would soon be licensed for retail store
distribution by such giants as UBI SOFT, ACTIVISION, NBG MultiMedia,
KOCH MEDIA, MINDSCAPE, POINTSOFT, SYBEX , etc.
receive numerous Platinum Awards, First Prize Awards and stellar reviews
throughout its history from a wide number of media publications devoted
to gaming products both in print form and online.
FlightSoft will soon
present a revolutionary new title a modern incarnation of its historic
Hong Kong landmark for Microsoft Flight Simulator X.
title HONG KONG FSX - The Next Frontier in the History of Flight
Simulation will stretch the envelope of what is possible with current
and future PC chip hardware and graphics technologies.
FlightSoft has long
been the leader in Video Real Scenery products for Microsoft Flight
Simulator. The next installment in our video real scenery series is the
cutting edge and a historic version of HONG KONG. FlightSoft will go
where no other company has ever taken us in the design of video real
Department will provide media outlets with a detailed Press Release
including exclusive screenshots of this brilliant new product add-on for
Microsoft Flight Simulator X.
Please check our
website for regular updates.