• X-Plane

    FS Pilot Shop Back To Flight School Sale

    It's time to go Back To School... Flight School that is! The FS Pilot Shop has lined up some great deals from dozens of publishers on over 1300 titles, with some savings up to 60% off. Three additional publishers have just been added, but these are only sale only through Thursday.

    August 23, 2016, 8:22 am

    Second New X-Plane Teaser

    Laminar Research, creator of the X-Plane series of flight simulators, has released the second in a series of "video teasers" to showcase the continuing development of the X-Plane platform.

    August 19, 2016, 1:39 pm

    X-Plane Livery Editing Tutorial

    Ever wanted to create your own custom livery for your X-Plane aircraft? It's actually not as hard as you might think if you have some basic skills with a computer graphics program. In this tutorial Paul Mort covers the steps involved and offers some tips that he has found useful.

    August 14, 2016, 7:52 am

    Multi Crew Experience For X-Plane Now Supports IXEG 737

    The ultimate Multi Crew Experience for X-Plane now supports the IXEG 737. Using speech recognition technology, Multi Crew Experience gives sim pilots the ability to fly aircraft with a crew that participates in the flight by responding to voice commands.

    August 12, 2016, 4:01 pm

    X-Plane: 360 Degree Video

    Markus Freyt announces X-Plane: 360 Degree Video project. Ever wish while watching a video that you could look around and see things in a different direction? This may well be possible in X-Plane.

    August 10, 2016, 10:59 am

    Review: Mears Field to Darrington in X-Plane

    In this review, Matthias Spaniel takes a look at some very scenic scenery add-ons created by Shawn Weigelt in the northwestern US state of Washington. Mears Field Airport and Darrington Municipal Airport are only 27 miles apart in an area loaded with recreational opportunities.

    August 7, 2016, 7:33 am

    New X-Plane Video Teaser Released

    Laminar Research, creator of the X-Plane series of flight simulators, has released the first in a series of "video teasers" to showcase the continuing development of the X-Plane platform.

    August 3, 2016, 6:05 pm

    Carenado Updates Many Add-On Aircraft

    Carenado announces the v3.3 update to a number of its planes for FSX, Prepar3D and X-Plane. The update effects the G1000 glass cockpit, including faster database load time, improved back-end, optimizations to improve frame rate hit and more.

    July 31, 2016, 10:24 am

    Aerosoft - Airport Calvi XP for X-Plane

    Now available from Aerosoft is Airport Calvi XP. The Airport Calvi - Sainte Catherine (CLY / LFKC) on the island of Corsica is beautifully embedded in a valley to the south-east of the town of Calvi. This is rendition of the airport Calvi - Sainte Catherine for X-Plane 10.

    July 28, 2016, 9:09 am

    Drzewiecki Design - Baku XP for X-Plane

    New from Drzewiecki Design for X-Plane is Baku XP. Baku XP features a detailed representation of UBBB Heydar Aliyev airport, the main airport in Azerbaijan, plus Baku city with hundreds of landmarks, all Azeri airports enhanced and the whole-country optional photoreal ground.

    July 27, 2016, 11:17 am

    Taburet - Innsbruck XP for X-Plane

    Innsbruck XP from Taburet is a complete rebuild of the city using autogen, photorealistic scenery and a few custom built objects. It is designed to be frame rate friendly and every PC that runs X-Plane 10 will also run Innsbruck XP. The new autogen is extracted from the latest OSM Data available.

    July 26, 2016, 4:31 pm

    Alabeo - PA23 Aztec F250 for X-Plane

    Alabeo's Piper PA23 Aztec F250 is now available for X-Plane 10. It features custom sounds, high quality 3D model and textures, accurate flight model, six liveries, two panels, reference PDFs and more.

    July 26, 2016, 11:01 am

    Announcing SimBuddy.com

    Announcing the launch of new flight sim web site, SimBuddy.com. SimBuddy connects users of Microsoft Flight Simulator Lockheed Martin's Prepar3D and Laminar Research's X-Plane to a single, live, moving map.

    July 19, 2016, 1:39 pm

    Thrustmaster - Flight Rudder Pedals

    Now available at the FS Pilot Shop from Thrustmaster are Flight Rudder Pedals. These support all popular flightsims. Their ergonomic design lets you put your entire foot on the pedal, thanks to the heel rests. They also feature S.M.A.R.T. slide rails system for smooth control.

    July 19, 2016, 11:00 am

    Review: Flight Factor B767-300 Professional

    Usually when writing an aircraft review a disclaimer is needed about the author not having flown the real plane. Not this time! Reviewer Tony Vallillo is a retired Boeing 767 captain with many hours in the plane and so can give the Boeing 767-300 Professional for X-Plane from Flight Factor a thorough evaluation.

    July 18, 2016, 5:59 pm