Developers and Publishers

Jim Oldfield, Jr - Vice President and Publisher of Abacus.
Organisation - Abacus
Blurb - "Abacus is a publisher of quality flight simulation software and computer books. We've been developing and publishing software for the home consumer market since 1978 making us one of the pioneers in the personal computer industry."

About

Jim Oldfield, Jr - Vice President and Publisher of Abacus.
Jim Oldfield, Jr - Vice President and Publisher of Abacus

"Abacus is a publisher of quality flight simulation software and computer books. We've been developing and publishing software for the home consumer market since 1978 making us one of the pioneers in the personal computer industry." We're one of the world's leading developers and publishers of flight simulation add-ons. Currently, our worldwide bestsellers include Corporate Pilot, CoPilot, Private Pilot and FS Design Studio - all add-ons for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2000. These software products are sold by a network of major retail chains and computer specialty stores throughout the world.

Our Premier Collection Series of flight-sim add-ons delivers Internet-only flight sim addons direct to users by download. Each product in the series is chosen based on the highest quality standards and offers the user a chance to "try-before-you-buy".

You may also recognized us as the publisher of the well-respected Flight Simulator World Magazine for flight simulator enthusiasts. "

Official website

www.abacuspub.com

In the Museum...

African Safari Scenery African Safari Scenery
Exhibit - African Safari Scenery
Release Date - 2000
Platform - PC DOS
Host sim - Microsoft Flight Simulator 98
Designers -
Publisher - Abacus
In collection - No
Comments - It adds aircraft, scenery and ANIMALS to Microsoft Flight Simulator 98.

Aircraft Animator Aircraft Animator
Exhibit - Aircraft Animator
Release Date - 2000
Platform - PC DOS
Host sim - Microsoft Flight Simulator 98
Designers -
Publisher - Abacus
In collection - No
Comments - Aircraft Animator was published by Abacus in 2000. It took aircraft from Microsoft Flight Simulator 98 and added moving parts such as landing gear and propellor blades.

Exhibit - Airport Scenery Designer
Release Date -
Platform - PC DOS
Host sim - Microsoft Flight Simulator 98
Designers -
Publisher - Abacus
In collection - No
Comments - .

Airport and Scenery Designer 2.0 Airport and Scenery Designer 2.0
Exhibit - Airport Scenery Designer 2.0
Release Date - 2002
Platform - PC
Host sim - Microsoft Flight Simulator 2002
Developer -
Publisher - Abacus
In collection - No
Comments - Airport Scenery Designer 2.0 was published by Abacus in 2002. It enabled you to create new scenery, airports and objects in Microsoft Flight Simulator 2002.
Exhibit - Aviation Screen Saver
Release Date -
Platform - PC DOS
Host sim -
Designers -
Publisher - Abacus
In collection -
Comments -

Battle for Midway Battle for Midway

Exhibit - Battle for Midway
Release Date -
Platform - PC DOS
Host sim - Microsoft Combat Flight Sim and Microsoft Combat Flight Sim 2.
Designers -
Publisher - Abacus
In collection -
Comments - Adds aircraft and missions, also adds 10 new aircraft designed by Terry Hill.


Exhibit - Battle For Midway & Pacific Theatre Combo
Release Date - 2000
Platform - PC DOS
Host sim -
Designers -
Publisher - Abacus
In collection -
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Exhibit - Combat Squadron
Release Date -
Platform - PC DOS
Host sim - Microsoft Combat Flight Sim, Microsoft Combat Flight Sim 2 and Microsoft Flight Simulator 2000.
Designers -
Publisher - Abacus
In collection -
Comments - It adds aircraft designed by Terry Hill.



Corporate Pilot

Custom Panel Designer

Dangerous Airports

EZ-VFR

E-Z Landmark

Flight Deck II

Fly The Best

FS Action! Scenery

FS Flight Deck

FS Design Studio

FS Design Studio PRO

Guadalcanal Raid

National Parks

Pacific Theatre

PBY-5 Catalina

Private Pilot

Private Pilot Training

Scenery Apprentice

Tuskegee Fighters

Warbirds Extreme

Wings Over China

Platinum Plane Pack

Premier Collection Planes

Flight Simulator World Magazine

Platinum Plane Pack for Microsoft Flight Sim 2002

Platinum Plane Pack