Two days ago Dovetail Games announced that the development of their flight simulator “Flight Sim World” will be discontinued immediately. There will be no further updates for the simulator, the distribution of FSW will be discontinued shortly. However, the failure of the project was foreseeable, Dovetail Games with the plane was constantly under criticism. Especially recently, a very restrictive communication policy has attracted particular attention, including the provision of a Software Developer Kit (SDK), the possibility for third party developers to develop add-ons for this platform in the first place, took an extremely long time.