Feedback Snapshot - Top Bugs

Active Development

  • Implement Weather and Terrain APIs (Wishlist LT #1 – Partial)  |  SU 10 +
    • WASM modules will soon have access to terrain & weather data. Once complete, we will evaluate how to best provide this info in JavaScript.

 

  • Chinese Localization (Wishlist LT #4)  |  SU 10
    • Delayed from SU 9, pending confirmation on when it will be delivered from vendor, integrated and shipped. Targeting SU 10.

 

  • DirectX12 on PC (Wishlist LT #6)   |  SU 10 +
    • Stability, memory allocation and overall optimization improvements are ongoing.

 

  • Cloud Layer Improvements (Bugs LT #2, #17)   |  SU 10
    • We are fine-tuning the cloud layer system to be more precise and incremental. The layer will be much thinner at the sea level and thicker as we go to higher altitudes. The updated system will help better depict a realistic cloud coverage at low altitude.

 

  • Bush Trips (Bugs 3 Months #12)  |  SU 10
    • We are aware of issues related to bush trip activities, especially around progress, resume and restarts. Goal is to improve the overall experience.

 

  • DLSS (Wishlist LT #20)  |  SU 10
    • This is almost ready, and we are fine-tuning the final implementation on PC.

 

  • WASM Support on Xbox (Wishlist Last 3 Months #21 )  |  SU 10
    • We are working on a solution to bring WASM add-ons to the Xbox platforms.

 

  • Helicopters are a Must (Wishlist LT #2)  |  Q4 2022
    • Initial propeller update + CFD integration are progress towards a more realistic helicopter simulation in game.

 

  • Gliders (Wishlist LT #11, #31)  |  Q4 2022
    • We are actively working on gliders and associated features that will bring several improvements to the simulator (thermals, FLARM) while. We also aim to support tow planes and winch launches.

 

Bugs – Last 3 Months

RANK
VOTES
DESCRIPTION
APPROACH
#01  ↑↑   192 votes Massive FPS Drop Because of SU 9 Under Investigation
#02  →   137 votes SU8, Constantly Hearing Powered Jet Engine Sounds in Cockpit Fixed in SU 9
#03  →   129 votes Popcorn Clouds Since SU 8 Fixed in SU 9
#04  ↑↑     90 votes Stutters on Ground while Taxing and Taking off, same as SU 8 Under Investigation
#05  ↑     84 votes PC – SU 8 – Stutter with Addons Under Investigation
#06  ↑     73 votes SU 8 Broke Virtual Cockpit Freelook Toggle Fixed in SU 9
#06  ↑↑     73 votes Toolbar Windows are Narrow and Don’t Remember Their Position (VR) Under Investigation
#08  ↑↑     71 votes Azure ATC Only Has One Gender Type on Each Frequency – For ATC And… Under Investigation
#08  ↑     71 votes SPAD, NeXt and FSUIPC Seems to be Causing CTD Fixed in SU 9
#10  ↓     68 votes Marketplace Airport Map is Blank and Not Showing Anything Fixed in SU 9
#10  ↑     68 votes Partial Volumetric Lighting Fixed in SU 9
#12  ↑↑     67 votes Flickering Reflections on Windshields in Cockpit View Fixed in SU 9 Hotfix
#12  ↑↑     67 votes SU 8: Reactivity and Extremity Dead Zones Settings not Saving Fixed in SU 9
#14  ↑     62 votes VFR Map and Other Panels Slow to Load, Reset After Being Closed Under Investigation
#15  ↓     60 votes Collection Thread of Errors in the Bush Trips Under Investigation
#16  ↑     59 votes Broken Runway (ESSA) Under Investigation
#16  ↓     59 votes Overcast Still Not Displayed Properly Under Investigation
#18  ↑     58 votes High Manipulators Thread Usage when Audio Device is set to “Default” Under Investigation
#19  ↓     54 votes Camera is Not Moving with the Plane in the Built-In Replay Tool in SU 8 … Under Investigation
#20  ↑     53 votes Main Thread is Being Hammered Under Investigation
#21  ↓     47 votes Turboprop Engine Logic Issues, Vol. 2 Under Investigation
#22  ↑     46 votes Intense Frequent IO Operations to kh_logbook.stmp Causing Bad Stuttering Under Investigation
#22  ↑     46 votes Toolbar Windows are Impossible to Resize Now Under Investigation
#24  ↑     45 votes Issue with ATC Window – Scrolls to Top Under Investigation

 

Bugs – Lifetime

RANK
VOTES
DESCRIPTION
APPROACH
#01  ↑ 1143 votes Live Weather Does Not Match Started (Several Releases)
#02  ↑ 1142 votes Garmin G1000/G3000 & Autopilot Related Issues Started
#03  ↑ 1090 votes Please Fix Photogrammetry and / or LOD Under Investigation
#04  ↑   671 votes After Playing for a Few Hours, FPS Drops from 40 to 5 Under Investigation
#05  →   646 votes ATC Incorrect Phraseology Under Investigation
#06  ↑   579 votes Approach Flyback Bug – Not Fixed as Stated in SU 5 Under Investigation
#07  ↑   578 votes Horizon Line Visible Through Mountains and Objects Not Started
#08  ↑   561 votes Mirrored Textures 787-8 and 787-10 Under Investigation
#09  ↑   547 votes Lack Of Real Time Traffic (90% Less Than What’s Happening) Started
#10  ↑   517 votes Autogen Airports Too Dark / Aircraft Light Do Not Illuminate Surroundings Planned
#11  ↑   514 votes Prevent the Flight Planner From Reshuffling the Plan After Adding or … Started
#12  ↑   505 votes Coastline Glitch – Water Creeping Up Coasts/Cliffs Ongoing (World Updates)
#13  ↑   469 votes Mountains / Coastlines Constantly Morphing Since the USA/UK/Nordics Updates Planned
#14  →   465 votes Reflections Look Grainy, Even if Reflections are On Ultra Planned
#15  ↑   457 votes Are Clouds Bases in New METAR in AGL or MSL? Under Investigation
#16  ↑   444 votes ATC Assigns Wrong Runways with Wind Direction Under Investigation
#17  ↑   438 votes Multiplayer Issues (Players Disappearing or Not Visible at all) Under Investigation
#18  ↑   429 votes Wrong Temperatures Under Investigation
#19  ↑   407 votes Pixelated and Grainy Clouds are Back 1.14.05.0 Under Investigation
#20  ↑   394 votes Weather Transition is not Smooth after SU 7 Under Investigation
#21  ↑   379 votes Unrealistic Airport Lighting Distances Under Investigation
#22  ↑   363 votes Freelook with Mouse Cause Controls to Freeze after SU 5 Under Investigation
#23  →   358 votes Missing Airports Sent to Zendesk Ongoing (World Updates)
#24  ↑   336 votes Poor Performance on the Ground Started

 

Feedback Snapshot - Top Wishlist 

Wishes – LAst Three Months

RANK
VOTES
DESCRIPTION
APPROACH
#01  →    127 votes The An-225 should be the next Local Legend Planned
#02  →      42 votes Suggestion for Perf Optimization: Make Terrain LOD Only Affect Terrain… Under Investigation
#03  ↓      40 votes Reduce Convection Please Under Investigation
#04  ↑      33 votes Please Make Gates Work for All Common Aircraft Types Under Investigation
#05  ↑      25 votes Completely Flawed Autopilot Logics Under Investigation
#06  ↑      24 votes Can we please Display the Arrival’s Airport Current METAR? Not Planned
#07  ↑      23 votes Drone Speed: Controllers Assignment + Save Feature Under Investigation
#08  ↑      22 votes Option to Disable Automatic Exposition / Brightness Adjustment Under Investigation
#09  ↑      19 votes World Update Egypt Under Investigation
#10  ↑      18 votes Diamond DA50RG Not Planned
#11  ↑      16 votes Historical Airports, Aircrafts, Flights, Eras, etc. for MSFS Planned (Partial)
#12  ↑      14 votes Solve the Rocky Trees Under Investigation
#12  ↑      14 votes Create A Small Team To Handle Small “Quality of Life” Items, Low-Hanging … Ongoing
#14  ↑      13 votes Bush Trips: Make Them Resettable Started
#14  ↑      13 votes World Update South Africa or Topography Update Under Investigation
#16  ↑      12 votes Option to Cache the Route Before Starting the Flight Under Investigation
#17  ↑      11 votes Airplane Lights On Clouds Under Investigation
#18  ↑      10 votes Selectable VR Yoke Interaction & Ability To Hide Yoke In VR Under Investigation
#18  ↑      10 votes Visualize Trim Pressure / Adjustment Please Under Investigation
#18  ↑      10 votes Please Allow Players To Load Into Saved Flight & Resume With New Flight Plan Under Investigation
#18  ↑      10 votes Aircraft DHC-8-100 (200, 300, 400) Under Investigation
#22  ↑        9 votes Aerobatic Smoke On / Off Switch Under Investigation
#22  ↑        9 votes Optimize Performance And Graphics in VR Under Investigation
#22  ↑        9 votes Dynamic Runway Contamination Under Investigation

 

wishes – lifetime

RANK
VOTES
DESCRIPTION
APPROACH
#01  →  2171 votes Implement Weather and Terrain APIs Started
#02  →  1595 votes Multiple Screens Functionality Started
#03  →  1575 votes Helicopters are a Must Started
#04  →  1560 votes Chinese Localization Started
#05  →  1274 votes Replay Functionality Missing Started
#06  →  1155 votes DirectX12 Started
#07  ↑  1047 votes Scenery Gateway System (Community Content) Started
#08  ↓  1023 votes Open Up The Weather System To 3rd Party Devs Not Planned
#09  →    956 votes Enhanced API to Access All Aircraft States Planned
#10  →    947 votes Improve AI Traffic at Airports and in the Air Started
#11  →    874 votes Remove Ground Vehicles From Active Taxiways Under Investigation
#12  ↓    844 votes Glider, Sailplane, Soaring Please Started
#13  →    811 votes Please Support Korea Subtitles! Started
#14  →    808 votes Unlock FSArchive Files for Premium/Deluxe Aircraft Started
#15  →    803 votes Please Update Cities / Airports in South Korea! Planned
#16  →    793 votes Disappointing Mountain Terrain (Too Rounded) Ongoing (World Updates)
#17  →    776 votes Improved AI Systems, Supported by AIG? Under Investigation
#18  →    714 votes World Update: Brazil Planned
#19  →    673 votes Taxiway Sign Issues (Naming Accuracy, Size) Not Started
#19  →    673 votes Nvidia DLSS Support Started
#21  →    641 votes Shared Cockpit / Multiplayer Planned
#22  →    634 votes Can we have our Classic Flyby Views etc. Back? Not Started
#23  →    604 votes Wakes for AI Ships Not Started
#24  ↑    591 votes Seasons Started