January 9 2007

Worldof2001.com has been updated with a completed technical data page for 2001 spacecraft, and corrected links for all required downloads.

December 31 2006

World of 2001: A Space Odyssey 3.1 for Orbiter 2006 is released! Available at Orbithangar.com and Avsim.com (requires registration). By Erik Anderson (Sputnik), Alain Hosking (80mileshigh), and Wolfgang Schwarz (Nautilus). Features everything you need to play in the universe of 2001: A Space Odyssey. EXCEPT for Discovery, Leonov, and Pod by dbartles and also available at Orbithangar.com.

New for v3.1: Soviet Gagarin moon lander and Komarov inner-system transport, Korolevgrad Mars base, cargo handling, upper stages, satellites and probes, new bases, new stations, and more. Older features: Orion spaceplane with booster stage or drop tank, Orion II cargo plane, Titov V Soviet Spaceplane, Station V, Aries Ib and others, Moonbus. Includes Clavius, Tycho, Tchalinko, Lunar Observatory, Lowell Base on Mars, and more! Happy New Year!

July 21 2006

A new video, our first made in Orbiter 2006, has been added to the video page. It depicts Dave Bowman's Polaris 1-XE mission from 'Lost Worlds of 2001'.

July 15 2006

A patch correcting a couple of issues with World of 2001: A Space Odyssey 3.0 and Orbiter 2006 is now available! Fixes include new Orion III and Titov V code, to correct an autopilot issue, and a reworked Phobos base, to match the Orbiter 2006 Phobos mesh. A new version of World of 2001, taking full advantage of Orbiter 2006, will be released later this year. Get the patch at Orbithangar.

Three new videos have been added to our Video page. Check them out!

April 20 2006

Worldof2001.com has been given an overhaul, now featuring a new video page and a soon-to-be-active technical specs page.

One of WO2001's old hosts, Spacesimods.com has been rolled into Orbithangar.com. The links here have been updated accordingly. The Avsim download details remain unchanged.


November 19 2005:

World of 2001: A Space Odyssey 3.0 is released! Available for download at Spacesimmods.com and Avsim.com

By Erik Anderson (Sputnik), Alain Hosking (80mileshigh), and Wolfgang Schwarz (Nautilus). World of 2001 features everything you need to play in the universe of 2001: A Space Odyssey. EXCEPT for Discovery, Leonov, and Pod, by Dave Bartlett (dbartles), available at Orbithangar.com.

World of 2001 is an all-new add-on including the Orion spaceplane with booster stage or drop tank, Orion II cargo plane, Titov V Soviet Spaceplane, Station V, Aries Ib and others, Moonbus. Includes Clavius, Tycho, Tchalinko, Lunar Observatory, Lowell Base on Mars, and more.