• X-Plane

    FlightSim.Com Opens Picture Gallery

    Today we've opened a major new web site feature which we hope you'll enjoy: a picture gallery. We know you enjoy sharing and looking at pictures; over the years the screen shot forums in our message forums have always been among the most active areas there. With the new gallery section we hope to increase your enjoyment and use of the picture resources that we collect.

    August 22, 2014, 8:48 am

    X-Hangar - Cessna Citation XLS Now Available

    X-Hangar presents the new Cessna Citation XLS for X-Plane. It includes a detailed virtual cockpit, day and night textures, working door, custom airfoils, checklist and more.

    August 21, 2014, 10:29 am

    X-Hangar - Maule M-7 235B Now Available

    Included in the X-Hangar Maule M-7 235B package are four variants with many liveries. Animated controls and pilot figure are included as well. You can customize this aircraft inside and out very easily or fly out of the box. The virtual cockpit is nicely detailed and allows nice smooth frame rates.

    August 18, 2014, 5:39 pm

    Bush Pilots Planet And X-Plane

    Do you want to get into bush flying? With Bush Pilots Planet you can, They fly low and slow, high and fast but not the usual VA routes. Fly in high mountains, low by wild rivers and lakes where fishing abounds. Take risks flying in storms and out of thick jungles. Bush Pilots Planet has opened an X-Plane branch. All X-Plane bush pilots are welcomed to join.

    August 16, 2014, 7:04 am

    X-Hangar - Gippsaero GA8 Airvan

    X-Hangar.com presents the Gippsaero GA-8 Airvan for X-Plane. Included are four versions of the plane with 13 liveries. This is a completely new build for X-Plane version v9 and v10. The aircraft is nicely detailed and has a 3D cockpit.

    August 11, 2014, 3:45 pm

    Review: C172RG Cutlass II From Alabeo

    The Cessna 172RG Cutlass is another wonderful addition to the X-Plane line up of general aviation aircraft from Alabeo. The visual and audio fidelity combined with a decent flight model and reasonable price make it a real value that should appeal to many X-Plane users interested in GA airplanes. Learn more in Shawn Weigelt's complete review.

    August 5, 2014, 5:43 pm

    VMAX 777 - Boeing 777 Worldliner Professional Updated

    Announcing an updated v1.61 for VMAX 777 - Boeing 777 Worldliner Professional, the most advanced and complex simulation of an aircraft for X-Plane. Built with technical input from engineers, pilots and Boeing, this Boeing 777 is as close as you can get to the real one.

    July 30, 2014, 2:42 pm

    Alabeo - C195 Businessliner for X-Plane 10

    Now available for X-Plane 10 from Alabeo is their C195 Businessliner. It comes with four HD liveries on a high quality 3D model with many modern features.

    July 28, 2014, 6:41 pm

    X-Plane And Oculus Rift At Oshkosh

    Laminar Research will be demonstrating X-Plane 10 running on the development version of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset at AirVenture in Oshkosh, WI on July 29-30.

    July 28, 2014, 11:41 am

    Interview With Francesco Cekko

    Francesco Cekko got into development the way many people do--by wishing for some add-on for his sim and realizing the only way to get it was to make it himself. He started by slowly learning to create X-Plane scenery but has since learned to make aircraft too. Learn more about him in our interview.

    July 24, 2014, 10:53 am

    Japan - X-Plane 10 HD Mesh Scenery V2 Released

    Andras Fabian announces the release of his HD Mesh Scenery v2 covering Japan. This offers the same features as his other X-Plane mesh including updated OSM data, vastly improved landclass and additional tree lines. The scenery is now available from the FlightSim.Com file library.

    July 24, 2014, 7:48 am

    Probus Simulation - This Is Your Captain Episode I

    Have you ever wanted to have your own airline? Well, you found it! This Is Your Captain from Probus Simulation Software is just that. Episode one brings you a personal airline located at the Panama hub, with twenty four flight plans carrying passengers and freight all over Panama, Colombia and Ecuador.

    July 22, 2014, 8:49 am

    Appropel Releases Copilot X v2.10

    Appropel announces the release of Copilot X v2.10, the Android app that allows control of X-Plane using voice commands. This release adds the ability to program airports, VORs, NDBs, and fixes into the GPS and FMS systems.

    July 21, 2014, 1:23 pm

    Announcing Stradale Racing Sim From Laminar Research

    Laminar Research, creators of X-Plane, has announced Stradale Racing Simulator, an auto racing simulator for the mobile iPad and iPhone platforms. The product, conceived and designed by Laminar founder Austin Meyer, was built using the same concept of Laminar's showcase product, X-Plane 10 by utilizing real physics to model engine power, aerodynamic forces, and tire cohesion.

    July 21, 2014, 11:41 am

    Agusta Westland AW139 For X-Plane Updated

    Now available from X-Rotors is the updated v3.5.1 Agusta Westland AW139 helicopter for use with X-Plane 10. The AW139 is a modern, medium-size, twin-turbine helicopter that is capable of a variety of roles.

    July 18, 2014, 10:24 am