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Join Aviation Geek Nicolas Jackson as he talks to movers and shakers in the simulation and aviation industry and covers the latest news

The FsRideAlong Podcast Nicolas Jackson

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Join Aviation Geek Nicolas Jackson as he talks to movers and shakers in the simulation and aviation industry and covers the latest news

    What's Your Route II

    What's Your Route II

    In this episode Nicolas recounts and simulates their Spring 2001 flight aboard a Qantas Boeing 747-400 flight from Sydney, NSW to Los Angeles, CA. Nicolas also recounts their recent sim flights in The Aerosoft A330 and PMDG 747-8i. Recent stops have included Imagine Sim’s ATL, Latain VFR’s MIA, DD’s ORD, Aerosoft’s EDDF, FS Dream Team’s CYVR, Wing Creation’s RJAA and FlyTampa’s YSSY.

    • 36 min
    What's Your Route?

    What's Your Route?

    In this episode Nicolas renews their effort to revitalize and improve the show by focusing on detailing a simulated flight they made of their first flight as an airline passenger. The flight from KSMF-KONT was made special by Orbx’s Northern California and Southern regions along with the relatively close proximity to terrain seen on the Ziggy7 Standard Terminal Arrival Route into KONT. Please email Nicolas nicnacjak@gmail.com and let them know what your favorite sim route is!

    • 11 min
    Did I Stutter?

    Did I Stutter?

    In this episode Nicolas touches on a variety of topics on their mind relative to flight sim. Including: A brief review of Orbx’s new Burbank scenery, short haul flights, keeping the simming experience fresh through virtual airlines and arbitrary simming rules, simulator maintenance, a hardware update, and the implications of new sims continuing to be built around software technology that’s now 14 years old.

    • 30 min
    Shame On Shameful Joy

    Shame On Shameful Joy

    In this episode Nicolas takes those that mock the struggles that developers often face when releasing a new product to task. Noting that prior to the large scale commercialization of the flight sim add on market there seemed to be less undue developer criticism. Nicolas then proceeds to live by their own words by walking back a previous critique of TFDI’s PACX. Finely, Nicolas has some hopefully constructive feedback for Captain Sim.

    • 25 min
    Addressing The A380 in the Room

    Addressing The A380 in the Room

    In this episode Nicolas takes a moment to acknowledge the real world in which we sim. They also mention their excitement about ProjectFly v4, due out late this month, Orbx’s Burbank, which is currently available and The Thrustmaster Airbus products. Finely, Nicolas wants to hear from you. What do you do when you find your sim experience growing stale?

    • 14 min
    Help Wanted

    Help Wanted

    In this episode Nicolas sends out the call for FSRideAlong Co-Hosts in an effort to try a panel show format again.. Nicolas also poses the question AMD or Intel for flight sim?

    Would you like to be a co-host on the show? Here are the details at fsridealong.com

    • 6 min

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