Rise of Flight news

Rise of Flight (777Studios) sends us the following press release: Dear Pilots, The winter is passing us and it’s time to recall a couple recent events in the Rise of Flight world. First of all, let us remind you about the Gladiators 4×4 tournament that took place in December 2013…

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Don’t laugh, please…….

I am working in getting new life (and a new theme) into my blog. While I was working setting up a number of new websites I thought why not use the current blog, change its direction somewhat, and continue from here. Everything neatly positioned in one place: my design activities,…

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Folks keep peeping…..

…. peeping into my blog, that is. Although I haven’t written on it in ages ! Blame Facebook! Blame a chronic lack of time! Blame having to paint the house! Blame ME! So alright, I’ll try and pick things up again, if only to satisfy those curious about this blog.…

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Yes, I strongly ‘dislike’ politicians

Lots of OLD news for those of you following me on Facebook. (Gosh, wish I had had that idea… I would be 18 BILLION DOLLARS richer….. just about enough to settle the perceived ‘national debt’ our politicians are claiming we have !!!). Anyway, many things happened since my last post.…

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My Column on Aerosoft

Maybe you haven’t noticed yet, but I have been honoured with a little place on the new Aerosoft News Pages, notably under the ‘Columns’ tab. The invitation and start of that site coincided with the release of the MS Flight ‘beta’ and the ‘fire storm’ that it caused on places…

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I was on US TV News today

Now that sounds rather ominous, doesn’t it? Although I didn’t say much, it IS true though. So let me tell you about this Google+ Hangout On-Air thing that is starting to shape yet a new road into Social Media and News Gathering/Sharing. Google has released Google+ some time ago, which…

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The Francois Daily

Trained as a typographer and having worked at Holland’s largest newspaper in my very first job, writing, news and newspapers still hold my interest. So then OF COURSE the Paper.li initiative from Switzerland caught my eye. What with the onslaught of Twitter messages these days, these people have figured a…

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Step Three

Yup, I’m not done yet…… not by a long shot! So here’s Step Three: Flightsim Plaza’s SimNews !! I jokingly mentioned in another place that I was getting bored already, not doing the simFlight news pages anymore. That’s partially true. I certainly do NOT miss the constant pressure of having…

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How to ‘opinionize’

  Hmmmm… is that a word at all? Alright, never mind. One thing I seem to be missing is the ability to provide an honest but private opinion on certain aspects of flight simulation and associated subjets. I have had the question a few times already in the past "how…

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Black Monday for Emma Field !!

We found a news clipping in Fritz’s mailbox this morning that we want to share with you, Emma Field aficionados and potential Emma Field pilots. As you may know, Emma Field is THE place to be for relaxed GA flying in a friendly environment, on-line and off-line, and one of…

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