MSFS Spitfire: Update 1.0.3 Now Available

MSFS Spitfire: Update 1.0.3 Now Available


Hey Guys,

Our latest Spitfire update is now ready!

Update 1.0.3 focuses on updating the Spitfire for MSFS’s July Update, which includes Xbox integration and a new interaction system. We’ve also included some particle FX and a few other goodies for you.


  • Implementation of the new UI & Interaction system – including improved tooltips and controls (primer & door controls fixed)
  • Integration of Garmin 430 GPS in the cockpit – gunsight can now be toggled between gunsight & GPS via the Gunsight Reticule switch
  • Addition of basic Visual FX – engine smoke, contrails, tyre particles etc. More to come in future updates!
  • Integrated engine block vibrations
  • Numerous Flight Model & Ground Handling refinements & improvements (By GotGravel)
  • Refined & improved Oxygen system realism
  • Engine Damage now optional – can be toggled ON/OFF via Radio Preset Button D
  • Improved Prop Animation
  • Fixed lighting knob controls
  • Fixed temperature gauge dropouts & bugs
  • Numerous bugfixes & miscellaneous improvements to Art & systems



Dan & Alex
FlyingIron Simulations


  • Stonechat


    I’d really like to buy the Spit but have seen cockpit flickering issues. Are those resolved yet?


  • Schmiko

    Is it possible to buy it directly on MSFS Marketplace?

  • Ken "Merlin" Harrison

    Any chance of tweaking the Mk9 to a unique Aussie Mk8 version??

  • Ruairi

    Hey guys, any idea when 1.0.3 is going to make it to the Microsoft Flight Sim Marketplace?


  • Alan Bailey

    I have updated the Airplane to the latest update. I have a folder called Spitfirefx what do i do with this folder?

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