(Released!) Cowan Simulation offer first look at new MD500E for MSFS

Update, January 28th – Cowan Simulations has now released its MD500E for MSFS, available via its site for $32.99. Read below for more information on the product.

Following the release of its Bell 206B3 in December 2022, Cowan Simulation has offered a first look at its upcoming MD500E for MSFS.

Sharing a selection of screenshots with HeliSimmer.com, Joshua Cowan, the owner of Cowan Simulation, told the outlet that the MD500E was “very close” to being released.

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The screenshots show an impressively modelled virtual cockpit, as well as some eye-catching night lighting.

The MD500E is part of the MD500 series, which first flew in 1963. With a maximum cruise speed of 135 knots and 290 miles of range, the aircraft remains in production today.

There is no indication yet on the price for the MSFS recreation, however for comparison, the Cowan Simulation Bell 206B3 is available for $32.99.

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