• X-Plane

    Interview With Justin Kissling

    Like many, Justin Kissling found the X-Plane world a little barren and so set about doing something about it. He has since created a number of airports, mostly large international ones with San Francisco being his favorite. Learn more about his interests and design techniques in our interview.

    June 30, 2015, 8:46 am

    Cockpit PHD - Boeing Handles For Saitek Throttle Quadrant

    Convert your dual Saitek throttle set up into a Boeing style throttle quadrant with the Boeing Handles For Saitek Throttle Quadrant from Cockpit PHD It includes pieces that replace the default handles from Saitek.

    June 25, 2015, 7:59 am

    Review: Alabeo - C207 Skywagon For X-Plane 10

    One of the latest X-Plane 10 offerings from Alabeo is the Cessna C207 Skywagon. Included are regular and bush models with HD textures, accurate flight model, 64-bit compatibility, scroll wheel support and more. This is one of the bigger single engine GA planes out there and perhaps not the best looking but reviewer Shawn Weigelt finds it to be Alabeo's finest release yet.

    June 20, 2015, 10:42 am

    Drzewiecki Design - Warsaw City XP

    Now available from Drzewiecki Design is Warsaw City XP, a sophisticated scenery package featuring a highly detailed scenery of Warsaw city in Poland with surrounding airports. This product is compatible with X-Plane 10. It includes 13 airports, hundreds of photoreal buildings and over 5000 sq km of photoreal area of Warsaw city.

    June 17, 2015, 8:34 am

    FlightSimCon 2015

    A beautiful weekend, a great aviation museum, and hundreds of flightsim enthusiasts -- what could be better. That's what FlightSimCon 2015 was all about. Included was a full two days of presentations plus a hangar full of displays and lots of fellow simmers to meet. Nels Anderson presents his first person view of the event.

    June 15, 2015, 6:01 pm

    X-Plane 10.40 Beta 2 Is Here

    The next major update for X-Plane is getting close. Laminar Research has announced that X-Plane 10, version 10.40 beta 2 is now here and available for download for those who wish to try it.

    June 15, 2015, 9:30 am

    Review: FSWidgets EFB For X-Plane

    An Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) gives you all the flying information that used to take many pounds of paper and puts it into digital form that a pilot can easily take along. FSWidgets has created a number of very similar EFB versions, for FS2004, FSX and in the case of this review, a Windows version that works with X-Plane. Reviewer Paul Mort gives it a try and offers his report.

    June 14, 2015, 6:46 pm

    Multi Crew X-Plane Plugin Now Supports JAR A330 And FlyJSim 727

    The ultimate Multi Crew Experience is now available for X-Plane. Using speech recognition technology, it gives sim pilots the ability to fly aircraft with a crew that participates in the flight by responding to voice commands. With the latest update, Multi Crew now supports JAR A330 and FlyJSim 727.

    June 8, 2015, 10:54 am

    SketchUp Tutorial Part Fifteen

    In this tutorial series, Paul Mort gives us an introduction to SketchUp, one of the easiest to use 3D design tools. With SketchUp you can create 3D objects for use in scenery. The series is now getting into more advanced techniques, with this 15th part showing how the use of components makes modeling easier.

    June 7, 2015, 8:21 am

    Alabeo - C177 Cardinal II for X-Plane Released

    New from Alabeo for X-Plane 10 is the C177 Cardinal II. It includes both the fixed and retractable gear versions, with HD textures, high quality 3D model, custom sound system, accurate flight characteristics and much more.

    June 4, 2015, 4:00 pm

    GoFlight - Commercial Starter Set

    Now available at the FS Pilot Shop is the GoFlight - Commercial Starter Set. GoFlight makes some of the highest quality control hardware for flight simulators. This package includes the GF-ProYoke, GF-TQ6-ADV throttle and TQ6 throttle clamp.

    June 4, 2015, 10:06 am

    X-Plane DSim Plugin

    Starting as an internal project used for performances and capability demonstration, ForwardSim has created a distributed simulation plugin for X-Plane. Using their latest technology providing distributed simulation capability for any simulator, they have successfully integrated DSim API with X-Plane.

    June 3, 2015, 10:06 am

    Review: 111Sim - Noorduyn Norseman for X-Plane

    The Noorduyn Norseman is a classic bush plane that has served Canadian and other pilots for many years. The version from 111Sim includes wheel, float and tundra tire versions, for a real bush flying experience in X-Plane. Reviewer Richard Nilsson finds that the plane is well documented, looks good and flies right, making it well worth adding to your hangar.

    May 29, 2015, 9:07 am

    FlightSimCon 2015 Just Weeks Away

    There are only a couple of weeks until FlightSimCon 2015 in Connecticut! With the recent additions of Dovetail Games, PMDG, and Saitek, more than 20 flightsim organizations are now attending. Others include AirDailyX, Aerosoft, A2A Simulations, FSFX Packages, GoFlight, Jetline Systems, LiveATC, PC Pilot. All of the largest online aviation communities, including Boston Virtual ATC, IVAO, and VATSIM, will also be in attendance.

    May 24, 2015, 9:41 am

    SketchUp Tutorial Part Fourteen

    In this tutorial series, Paul Mort gives us an introduction to SketchUp, one of the easiest to use 3D design tools. With SketchUp you can create 3D objects for use in scenery. The series is now getting into more advanced techniques, with this 14th part covering the addition of lights and smoke to objects.

    May 20, 2015, 5:43 pm

  • X-Plane Recent Forum Activity

    seveverino

    Training operations with F-35 in Solomon Islands

    Thread Starter: seveverino

    Training operations with F-35 in Solomon Islands (F-35 by AOA Simulations and scenery by KhamsinStudio)

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    seveverino

    Embraer 110 Bandeirante in Stewart

    Thread Starter: seveverino

    Embraer 110 Bandeirante in Stewart (CZST) (Canada). Aircraft by Dreamfoil Creations and scenery by Beti-X. I hope you like it ;)

    Last Post By: seveverino 06-26-2015, 01:40 AM Go to last post
    DominicS

    PALY Lituya Bay, Alaska

    Thread Starter: DominicS

    PALY Lituya Bay, Alaska Joel Johnson -bc- Downloads include Version 9.7 and Version 10.35+ with Default Mesh or HD Mesh v3 NOTE: The...

    Last Post By: DominicS 06-25-2015, 11:10 AM Go to last post
    nico87

    Reality Expansion Pack for Carenado Centurion

    Thread Starter: nico87

    Hello, After a lot of work, I'm proud to say that the Reality Expansion Pack is available since the last week. It's an add-on that enhances the...

    Last Post By: DominicS 06-25-2015, 10:41 AM Go to last post
    seveverino

    DHC-2 Beaver landing in Tupai with SoundMaxx

    Thread Starter: seveverino

    de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver landing in Tupai with SoundMaxx. Aircraft by Soul Made Sim, scenery by xpfr.org and SoundMaxx by Maxx-XP.

    Last Post By: seveverino 06-24-2015, 09:27 AM Go to last post
    kiwis

    FSX Vs X-Plane

    Thread Starter: kiwis

    I've had FSX for years however I've reinstalled my operating systems and have lost my desk. Before I buy another copy I'm wonder if I should get...

    Last Post By: Smokeyr67 06-24-2015, 03:11 AM Go to last post
    DominicS

    Scenery for 25,000 Airports

    Thread Starter: DominicS

    Scenery for 25,000 Airports Matthijs Huisman This started as a small project for the X-Plane users of the FSEconomy community, but it ended as...

    Last Post By: DominicS 06-23-2015, 11:15 AM Go to last post
    skidmarkz

    Heinz Dzuirowitz's planes

    Thread Starter: skidmarkz

    I was interested in buying some more of Heinz's models but no longer see them on the Org store. The "my virtual hangar" links back to the org store...

    Last Post By: DominicS 06-17-2015, 04:40 AM Go to last post
    blacky75

    [VIDEO] C-Tek cyclic, little review about that expensice helicopter stick :-)

    Thread Starter: blacky75

    Hello guys :-) After a long time I finally decided to buy one of those expense cyclics for helicopter... no choice! I made a video, little...

    Last Post By: RatRace 06-13-2015, 12:30 PM Go to last post
    DominicS

    WorldEditor 1.4 Is Final

    Thread Starter: DominicS

    WorldEditor 1.4 Is Final I’m declaring WorldEditor 1.4 to be final. From now on, you must use WED 1.4 to upload to the X-Plane Scenery Gateway. If...

    Last Post By: DominicS 06-13-2015, 05:32 AM Go to last post