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    Aerosoft Releases St. Tropez XP

    Aerosoft and Stairport Sceneries announces a new destination for flight simulator pilots: Saint Tropez. This X-Plane 11 scenery includes a realistic replica of the airport Saint-Tropez La Mole (LFTZ). Two nearby villages are also included and a photo texture covering 26 km sq.

    November 11, 2019, 3:29 pm

    Orbx TrueEarth US North California XP11 Official Trailer

    A few weeks ago Orbx announced what they call their most ambitious project to date: TrueEarth US North California for X-Plane 11. Now they've released an official trailer video to give a better idea what this scenery will look like. TrueEarth US Northern California is the result of years of research and development as well as countless hours of crafting together one of the most stunning and diverse regions in North America.

    November 11, 2019, 12:57 pm

    VSKYLABS Cicare-8 Project Cyclic Design

    VSKYLABS has another update on their upcoming Cicare-8 helicopter for X-Plane. To answer questions for users, they've provided a picture and details on how the cyclic control will be displayed within the cockpit and how the tilt angle can be adjusted.

    November 11, 2019, 11:45 am

    X-Plane 11.40 Is Final

    Over the weekend X-Plane 11.40 was released. Of course, developer Laminar Research never rests so plans for version 11.41 with bug fixes and such is already in the works. Also, plans for the next version 11.50 are already taking shape, with this being a major change with the use of Vulkan and Metal.

    November 11, 2019, 10:11 am

    GayaSimulation Previews Vienna Scenery

    GayaSimulation has released their first in-sim preview images of their upcoming scenery of Vienna. The pictures are from X-Plane 11 but the scenery will also be released for Prepar3D.

    November 9, 2019, 2:51 pm

    PMDG Product Trajectory Alignment

    PMDG has released an extensive statement detailing their short and long range plans. Included is enthusiastic support for the upcoming Microsoft Flight Simulator, as well as the end of support of X-Plane and for all 32 bit platforms.

    November 8, 2019, 11:50 am

    X-Crafts ERJ Family Update 1.2.0

    X-Crafts announces a major update to their ERJ Family for X-Plane. With v1.2.0 these jets are now in a very stable state, with almost all reported bugs having been fixed. In addition, new features have been added such as VPI, Avitab and improvements to the FMS.

    November 7, 2019, 9:55 am

    Just Flight Announces Air Hauler For X-Plane

    In a brief Twitter statement, Just Flight has announced that their popular Air Hauler 2 is coming to X-Plane. Air Hauler expands the sim into a complete career system, putting you in control of a freight and passenger company. You can operated the company both in the office and in the cockpit.

    November 7, 2019, 8:08 am

    VSKYLABS 'Test-Pilot' Cicare-8 Project

    Another update from VSKYLABS on their Cicare-8 Project helicopter for X-Plane. The cockpit instrument panel is still evolving, but is being tested in a VR environment and has passed the "ergonomic test" with great success.

    November 6, 2019, 1:55 pm

    X-Plane Used For Supersonic Research

    Laminar Research often tells about how their flight simulator can be used in real world research and today has news of an example. Boom Technologies is working on the next generation of supersonic airliners and using X-Plane in their simulator.

    November 5, 2019, 11:05 am

    Orbx - LFKX Meribel Released For X-Plane 11

    Today's new from Orbx is new X-Plane 11 scenery of LFKX Meribel. Created by Gaya Simulations, this is an addition to their Courchevel scenery and features a challenging approach with a sloped runway. The screen shots show the usual high level of detail expected from Orbx.

    November 5, 2019, 10:45 am

    A Small Beginners Guide to Flight Simulation

    Flight simulation and aviation are filled with specialized language and abbreviations that are confusing to the beginner and hard to keep up with even for the more advanced sim pilot. In this article Paul Mort helps to clear up the confusion by offering definitions of a wide range of sim and flight lingo. Take a look and see how much you know. Confused by a term that's not included? Leave a comment with your questions.

    November 4, 2019, 1:28 pm

    UK2000 Scenery Previews Bristol 2019 HD

    UK2000 Scenery has released some preview screen shots of their upcoming Bristol 2019 HD scenery for Prepar3D v4. Night light work has been finished and the pictures show PBR specular effects from apron dynamic lights. The release is expected before the end of this month, with the X-Plane 11 version coming a few weeks later.

    November 4, 2019, 1:06 pm

    VSKYLABS Cicare-8 Project Update

    VSKYLABS has issued another update on their Cicare-8 Project helicopter for X-Plane. Included are the first in-cockpit screen shots. Development of the flight envelope is still under way, and initial VR tests and test flights are ongoing with great success.

    November 4, 2019, 11:44 am

    X-Plane 11.40 Release Candidate 2 Now Available

    Laminar Research has announced that X-Plane 11.40 release candidate 2 is now available to customers. X-Plane 11.40 is a major update with changes to the experimental flight model, including seaplane handling, stalling, and prop wash improvements.

    November 4, 2019, 10:29 am

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