March 6th, 2015, 20:40
AussieMan, let me start out by emphasizing that I appreciate all you do on this forum, so my following comments are ABSOLUTELY not meant to be personal, and are made with all due respect to your accomplishments. That said however, pricing issues do not seem to be very complicated to me:
1. Businesses choose to price their products as they see fit-- and the market will determine if the business priced it "correctly" or not.
2. The good news is, as a consumer, you get to make the decision whether to buy products or not.
Seems like a straightforward arrangement to me...It is not a hard assumption to make that PMDG has a HUGE investment in development time in every model they produce and update due to the rather extreme level of systems and FDE modeling. As a result, I am certain...