FlightSim Commander V 9.7 
                           (download here)


Compatible with

Flight Simulator 2004 + FS X

Lockheed Martin®
® V3 + V4.0*

The FlightSim Commander and Database Manager version 9.7 read the installation paths entered by the manufacturer of AddOn Scenarios from all currently available folders and files
from Prepar3D V3 + V4.0.

For each user, new configuration programs are made available, free of charge,
for the use of the DataBaseManager in a network environment.

FlightSim Commander Database Manager continues to support
® FS 2004 and FS X.
Prepar3D® Version V1 and V2 no longer supported.

* V3 last release             * V4.0 release

The FlightSim Commander Database Manager version 9.7.x is not compatible with Lockheed Martin's Prepar3D V4.1.

Le FlightSim Commander Database Manager version 9.7.x n'est pas compatible avec Prepar3D V4.1 de Lockheed Martin.

Der FlightSim Commander Database Manager Version 9.7.x ist nicht kompatibel mit Lockheed Martin's Prepar3D V4.1.

Try before you buy. Download the evaluation copy of the FlightSim Commander and check out the compatibility with your Prepar3D V3/V4 flight simulator.

Essayez le FlightSim Commander avant d'acheter. Téléchargez la copie d'évaluation du FlightSim Commander et vérifiez la compatibilité avec votre simulateur de vol Prepar3D V3/V4.

Testen Sie den FlightSim Commander vor dem Kauf.
Laden Sie hier die Evaluationskopie des FlightSim Commander und überzeugen Sie sich von der Kompatibilität mit Ihrem Prepar3D V3/V4 Flugsimulator.

For the FlightSim Commander Database Manager version 9.7x, it is currently not possible to read or interpret scenarios, created for Prepar3D V3 / V4 with ADE or use terrain-dependent (sloped) runways.

Pour le moment le Database Manager de FlightSim Commander en version 9.7x n´est pas capable de lire ou interpréter les scenes AddOn qui ont été créées pour Prepar3D V3/V4 avec ADE ou utilisent des pistes dépendant du terrain.

Für den FlightSim Commander Database Manager in der Version 9.7x ist es zur Zeit nicht möglich, AddOn Szenerien, die für Prepar3D V3/V4 mit ADE erstellt wurden oder Geländeabhängige Runways verwenden, weder zu lesen noch zu interpretieren.

Support Forum
Navigational data updates


Navigraph offers monthly FMS Data updates for the real-world databases which are used by Flight Simulator and
FlightSim Commander. These include among others navaids, intersections, GPS fixes, airways, SIDs, STARs and Transitions.
Please check
Navigraph's website for further information and how to obtain database updates.


NavDataPro is now available as a download. It is an update service for navigational data used by several Flight Simulator add-ons as well as FlightSim Commander. As in real life aviation many users are aiming at conducting their simulated flights with the aid of real and up to date navigational data.
Please check http://www.aerosoft.com website for further information and how to obtain database updates.

What it is:

FlightSim Commander is a professional flight planner, GPS,
Moving Map & navigation tool for Flight Simulator 2004, 
Flight Simulator X
and Lockheed Martin Prepar3D.
Being a stand-alone program, FlightSim Commander can also
be used in a network, with single-monitor or multi-monitor systems.

The program includes among many features:

  • Create flight plans automatically, manually or both for any section of your route

  • Create flight plans along low altitude and high altitude airways

  • Create a database of your own custom waypoints

  • Insert Standard Instrument Departures (SIDs) and Standard Arrival Routes (STARs) and Transitions

  • Create and reload route segments for departure, arrival, and enroute

  • Display, update and choose for flight planning North Atlantic Tracks (NATracks) as well as Pacific Organized Tracks (PACOTs)

  • Look at airport layouts including runways, taxiways and aprons

  • Show a Jeppesen-style vertical and horizontal approach chart for runways of your destination airport

  • Display available missed approaches at your destination airport

  • Calculate fuel consumption and alternate airport

  • Look at a map displaying VORs, NDBs, ILS'es, airports, runways, MSA (minimum sector altitude), 12 types of airspaces as well as coastlines and national boundaries

  • Use a GPS display for easy navigation

  • Automatically transmit ILS frequencies to Flight Simulator

  • Set an autopilot for following the filed route or to go directly to a chosen geographic location

  • Choose fly-by or fly-over for passing waypoints

  • Track your flight on a real-time Moving Map display

  • Record flight data and inspect them afterwards

  • Display a recorded flight in GoogleEarth©

  • Display flight plan in GoogleEarth©

  • Show current aircraft position in GoogleEarth©

  • Loading flight plans from RouteFinder© or VATroute©

  • Define and fly holding patterns

  • Display both airborne and ground AI traffic

  • Get TCAS warnings for approaching AI aircraft

  • Keep a logbook in which major flight data on aircraft, fuel, and route are automatically saved

  • Make a world-wide search to easily find any navaid, waypoint, airport or airway

  • Check violations of control zones during VFR flights

  • Display a flight analysis including altitude and control zone violation

  • Display active controllers and control areas for VATSIM and IVAO online pilots

  • Display weather from thousands of world-wide weather stations including sunrise and sunset times

  • Match the current weather data now, both, in the navigation data window and on the map, in the vicinity of the wind arrow, the barometric pressure and manual adjustment of the air pressure in the "Kollsman Window" is displayed

  • After a professional collaboration with Bernd Podhradsky, developer of the FS Global Real Weather program, the weather data will be made available to the FlightSim Commander

    Licensing for commercial use on request!

System Requirements:

Apart from Flight Simulator you need at least
Windows XP SP3, WIN 7, WIN 8.x.

When using WIN 10, visit our Forum

For connecting FlightSim Commander with Flight Simulator you need a version of Peter Dowson's 

or higher (for FS2004) or
FSUIPC4  4.9x
or higher (for FSX/Prepar3D v3) or
FSUIPC5 5.1x  or higher (for Prepar3D v4)  

If you wish to use FlightSim Commander in a network, you also need Peter Dowson's WideFS package.

All these modules are available on most of the standard well-known flightsim-related websites and forums.

You can also go directly to Peter Dowson's web site where these and other useful modules can be downloaded.
Peter's site also offers many detailed descriptions, documentations, translations and tutorials.


FlightSim Commander v. 9.x is a shareware program which can be registered for € 39.90 at Simmarket.com.

You can download an evaluation copy from here.

The evaluation copy is fully functional with the restriction that the program will automatically terminate after a period of 30 minutes and that flight plans cannot be saved.

You can run as many 30 min-sessions as you like

If any problems arise in the process of registration,
please contact http://support.simmarket.com.


If you have any further questions or need additional information that is not available on this website, please feel free to contact me.
To avoid excessive spam mails, the addresses below are given as  graphics.

Volker Heine