Flight Planning K - Z
Flight plans, navigation tools, charts, routes,  missions.
MGSim
@ Avsim Shop
A series of arrival and departure flight packs providing real ATC effects. In all flights you are the pilot flying and your virtual co-pilot will set the radios and contact ATC. All the ATC featured is recorded live from real flights.
Navdata & Navigraph Richard Stefan's site has SID & STARS and worldwide airport and heliport charts and links. The Navdata is now provided in conjunction with Navigraph.
 Professional Flight Planner X PFPX is a new planner developed by real-world pilots and flightsimsoft.com. The aim of the program is to support the serious flight simmer to produce professional, complex, flight plans for their virtual schedules, setting new standards in virtual flight planning.
Pilot's
Assistant
Brian Tooby's pilot's toolset provided as an automated Excel spreadsheet for helping flight planning, including fuel, navigation, aircraft data and much more. Also new Pilot's Assistant page packed with FS2002 & FS2004 tips.
Plan-G
(TA Software
)
Plan-G is a freeware VFR flight planning tool for FSX, FS9 and X-Plane. It features a map interface with rich topographical detail. Plans are fully editable. Can do the planning outside of FS. Detailed manual. V3 released with VATSIM support & radio stack.
PRO-ATC/X PRO-ATC/X by Pointsoft replaces and upgrades ATC in FSX. Its implemented Flight Planner is able to calculate a whole route simply by defining departure and destination airports. PRO-ATC/X also adds an active, customisable, co-pilot to assist you in your tasks.
QuickMap
@ Project Magenta
An effective moving map which features MSFS AI aircraft display, ILS display, worldwide navaid database, A/P heading lock on any VOR or ILS and more. Shareware. Demo available. FSX compatible.
Radar Contact Award winning, popular, shareware, add-on adventure creator offering customised, realistic ATC for your flight from start to finish. Co-pilot can fly aircraft and handle communications. Supports other popular flight planners.
Route
Finder
Routefinder is an online world-wide aeronautical database. Request a route between two points, and the program will find the shortest path and provide a simple flight plan.
Sim Chart
Packs
Part of the AeroPlanner site, Sim ChartPacks are electronic aeronautical charts that can be purchased and downloaded immediately. The charts can be used in a variety of navigation software packages including, FSFlightMax and Garmin.
Sim Routes A searchable collection of flight plan routes (over 19,000 claimed). Many of the routes show a map and link to airport charts and other information. You can also view an airways waypoints and generate new routes. Majority are US-based.
SimTours
Net
A catalogue of flights and destinations for MSFS 2004 and FSX - includes FX Missions. The destinations include famous cities and buildings, impressive terrain, challenging airports. Also has useful flight sim info and calculators.
Sky
Vector.com
SkyVector.com is a popular way to view US aeronautical charts online. Always current, and always free, FAA Sectional Charts are used for VFR flight planning. The Terminal Area Charts cover areas around major airports. Pan and zoom.
TOPCAT TOPCAT (Take-Off and Landing Performance Calculation Tool) is a highly realistic, easy-to-use planning tool with many features. It brings into a single application all of the calculations required to plan for safe and repeatable take-offs and landings.
Tune VNAV FMC-like software that calculates the optimum vertical path of a descending airplane, all the way to the runway. The computed approach speeds are the exact aircraft's manoeuvring speeds. Contains Airbus & Boeing databases.
UK Aeronautical Information UK real aeronautical and aviation information from the UK's CAA and NATS. Includes free detailed airport charts.
VATroute A searchable database of world-wide flight plans. Also a client application and forum.
VAS VasFMC is a free, powerful but simple to use, Airbus style, FMC (Flight Management Computer) for FS2002, 2004 and FSX, with an integrated lateral navigation display. Stand alone or remote. Development halted & site closed. Try Avsim library...
Vertical
Studios
Offer real-world, ultra-high-quality FSX add-on missions by FAA certified pilot for under $2.00. Each mission includes detailed aeronautical charts of each departure, route, and arrival. Real world voice actors provide a realistic experience. 
VoxATC Provides a simulated ATC environment for FSX & FS9 with integrated voice recognition. Now what you say does matter, the controllers will be listening to your requests. VoxATC runs alongside FSX and FS9 and replaces its native ATC.
See Panels/Gauges page for navigation avionics