• X-Plane

    Interview With Bruce Erwin

    In the past few years Bruce Erwin has found himself inspired to upgrade the scenery of the X-Plane world. Starting with his home region in Kentucky he has since branched out and covered other areas such as the Caribbean. Learn more about his interests and scenery in our interview.

    August 20, 2017, 10:40 am

    Carenado - C208B Grand Caravan For X-Plane 11

    New from Carenado only for X-Plane 11 is the Cessna Grand Caravan. Two models are included: Grand Caravan and Super Cargomaster. It features full PBR (superb material shines and reflections). This plane is specifically designed to XP11 standards and features specially designed engine dynamics.

    August 17, 2017, 1:30 pm

    Review: Alabeo - Piper PA31 Chieftain 350 for X-Plane

    The Piper PA31 Chieftain 350 for X-Plane from Alabeo is a small piston twin that comes in two models: commuter and standard. It features high quality 3D model and textures, custom sounds and more. Reviewer Bruno Esperanca calls is the most complete and best looking aircraft he has owned and most enjoyable to fly.

    August 17, 2017, 10:18 am

    vFlyteAir - Cirrus SR20 for X-Plane Updated

    Now available at the FS Pilot Shop is an updated version of the Cirrus SR20 for X-Plane from vFlyteAir. The vFlyteAir model of the Cirrus SR20 is equipped with avionics systems which resemble the look and feel of the real aircraft's "Perspective" system. "Perspective" is based on the Garmin G1000. The update includes a massive list of new features and fixes.

    August 16, 2017, 7:34 am

    Aerosoft - Airport Bali for X-Plane 11

    The airport of Bali has been modelled for X-Plane 11 by Aerosoft based on recent imagery with a resolution of 0.4 m/pixel. The airport environment with highly detailed airport buildings and high-res textures conveys the true Bali look and feel which you can see in the surroundings. Airport Bali was created with an eye for the details and offers virtual pilots a unique experience!

    August 15, 2017, 10:39 am

    Back To Flight School Sale

    The FS Pilot Shop announces that their annual "Back to Flight School Sale" begins today. This is a great chance to fill up your flight simulator hangar with some great add-ons. Over 40 companies are included in the sale.

    August 14, 2017, 7:38 am

    Aerosoft - Airport Frankfurt-Egelsbach XP Updated

    Aerosoft has updated it Airport Frankfurt-Egelsbach XP for X-Plane. In this add-on the 17 km southeast of Frankfurt am Main (Germany) located airport has been recreated in high detail including all its facilities. The update includes added taxi routes, overhauled ramp starts, fixed ATC frequencies and more.

    August 11, 2017, 10:53 am

    Interview With Gunther Kremp

    Gunther Kremp got is flight simulation start way back with FS3. Upon retirement a few years ago, and now using X-Plane, he had more time to devote to his hobby and took up designing scenery first for his home area and then for larger parts of Germany. Learn more about his scenery and his background in our interview.

    August 11, 2017, 9:26 am

    VRInsight - Flight Master Yoke III

    New from VRInsight is the Flight Master Yoke III. The Flight Master Yoke III adds more functions to the previous Flight Master Yoke including high-end stainless steel shaft, solid cast aluminum powder coated yoke wheel, throttle and switches for Cessna 172 type panels.

    August 9, 2017, 4:38 pm

    Review: Alabeo - PA22 Tri Pacer for X-Plane

    The latest GA offering from Alabeo for X-Plane is the classic PA22 Tri-Pacer. Compatible with both X-Plane 10.5 and 11, it features things like custom sounds, material shines and reflections and a high quality 3D model. Reviewer Paul Mort takes it up flying and declares it an excellent replica of a truly historic aircraft.

    August 8, 2017, 2:25 pm

    Cockpit PHD - Boeing 747 Handles for Saitek Throttle Quadrant

    The Boeing 747 Handles for Saitek Throttle Quadrant from Cockpit PHD enhances the Saitek throttle with handles that simulate the four throttle levers for a Boeing 747.

    August 4, 2017, 8:08 am

    Cockpit PHD - Airbus Flap Set for Saitek Throttle

    The Airbus Flap Set for Saitek Throttle from Cockpit PHD is an attachment that is designed to increase the realism of the flap movement. It is designed to work with the Saitek Pro Flight Throttles.

    August 4, 2017, 7:56 am

    Review: Carenado - PA34 Seneca HD Series for X-Plane

    The PA34 Seneca HD Series aircraft available for X-Plane from Carenado offers six liveries, the Carenado G500, original Seneca V autopilot, 3D gauges, HQ stereo sounds and realistic behavior. Reviewer Stuart McGregor found the plane to be a good solid performer.

    August 2, 2017, 4:20 pm

    Review: Alabeo - PA44 Seminole for X-Plane

    The PA44 Seminole for X-Plane from Alabeo is a light twin that features a high quality 3D model and textures, custom sound, accurate flight model and more. Our reviewer found that the flight model did match the numbers for all phases of flight and the plane itself had a pleasantly worn appearance, giving it the feel of realism.

    July 31, 2017, 7:26 am

    vFlyte Air - Piper Twin Comanche Updated

    The Piper PA30 Twin Comanche from vFlyte Air is 100% X-Plane 11 compatible. The model was purpose-built from the ground up to take advantage of all the new features of XPlane 11 such as FMOD sounds, Physical Based Rendering (PBR), interactive menu system and more. It has just been updated to v1.2 which includes a lengthy list of improvements and fixes.

    July 30, 2017, 7:14 am

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