JetStream Radio

For almost the last two years, JetStream Radio has provided quality content and a strong community outlet through Flight Unlimited. We worked closely with the Flight Unlimited team to build JetStream Radio and it’s with pleasure that we can announce that TFDi will begin directly running JetStream Radio, effective immediately. As part of their evolution, the […]

Speeding Up Gauge Development

If there’s one thing we try to avoid when working on anything, it’s tediousness. Sometimes it’s as simple as using Notepad to replace all instances of a line of text. In the case of the displays on the 717, we wrote a program to design the gauges visually rather than in code. Why, might you […]

Wiring Up the Electrical System

I’m finally breaking our silence on updates. We were planning to wait until our current list of changes was complete, but we’re finding that some of these changes are going to be larger undertakings. One of the main things I’ve been working on recently is the electrical system. The electrical system and its associated controls and data […]

New Blog, More Information

We’ve decided to change how we present information about development and what not. Instead of waiting for a major milestone to post anything, we’re switching to this blog system. We’ll do our best to post something every week (though sometimes it may be two items in one week, or two weeks between, etc.). We’re at […]

smartCARS 2 Released

smartCARS 2.0 has been released! The official release trailer is below. Starting today, virtual airlines around the world will begin migrating to smartCARS 2. We’ve thoroughly enjoyed getting to create a flight tracker/pilot client that exceeds expectations and allows us to deliver more than ever before. We’ve listened to feedback, suggestions, and complaints alike and […]

smartCARS 2 Unveiled

We’ve unveiled smartCARS 2.0 and its features and improvements. The live stream video is available below (smartCARS 2.0 is seen running). UI Enhancements The first and most noticeable change you’ll probably see when opening smartCARS 2.0 is the brand new user interface. smartCARS has always been about effective simplicity. With version 2, we wanted to […]