• X-Plane

    Carenado - Aero Commander 690B Coming Soon

    On their Facebook page, Carenado has announced they are working on the Aero Commander 690B for X-Plane 11. The announcement says it will be available "very soon" but offers no other details.

    June 15, 2018, 10:15 am

    Alpilotx.net Saying Goodbye To Active Development

    Over many years Andras Fabian (alpilotx) has given X-Plane users some remarkable scenery improvements, mostly through his very popular mesh enhancements. FlightSim.Com has been pleased to help by hosting his scenery, and will continue to do so even though Andras will not be creating anything new. We'd like to thank Andras for all he's given us and wish him the best on his future endeavors.

    June 15, 2018, 9:38 am

    Drzewiecki Design Previews Chicago Scenery

    Drzewiecki Design has announced they are working on Chicago city and airport scenery for X-Plane. As with other recent releases it's expected that the city area and the airport will be released as separate products.

    June 14, 2018, 9:17 am

    Christian Bahr Announces Dortmund For X-Plane

    After Approaching Dortmund for P3D v4 was published by Aerosoft at the beginning of this year, an offshoot of the same scenery for X-Plane is currently being worked on. Currently the scenery is in beta test. The project involves a collaboration between Starport Sceneries, Aerosoft GmbH and Christian Bahr.

    June 13, 2018, 11:32 am

    FlightSimExpo Day 2

    Our man on the scene Tony Vallillo reports on his second day at FlightSimExpo which was this weekend in Las Vegas. The event was big and there's a lot of news and more to report...

    June 10, 2018, 8:21 pm

    HiFi Technologies Development News Update - Summer 2018

    HiFi Simulation Technologies produces a great line-up of flightsim enhancements that make the simulator world look so much better. They are constantly enhancing these products too and have just offered an update on what is under development, including a new Active Sky Cloud Art V2, secret upcoming projections, Active Sky for X-Plane and Prepar3D and more.

    June 10, 2018, 9:53 am

    Aerosoft - Helgoland XP for X-Plane 11

    Helgoland XP is a scenery for X-Plane 11 that recreates Germany's only island in the open sea at a high level of detail and with many thrilling new options. Nature is constantly reshaping the island. The scenery from Aerosoft is based on up-to-date aerial images with 1 meter resolution. The airfield with its extremely short runways is included along with animated ground traffic, current airport buildings, landable Germany Navy frigate and more.

    June 8, 2018, 2:07 pm

    Alabeo - C207 Skywagon for X-Plane 11

    Now available at the FS Pilot Shop from Alabeo is the C207 Skywagon for X-Plane 11. This large general aviation plane features five HD liveries, custom sounds, superb shines and reflections, accurate flight characteristics, full PDF documentation and more.

    June 8, 2018, 1:15 pm

    Little Navmap 2.0.2 Released

    Little Navmap is a free open source flight planner, navigation tool, moving map, airport search and airport information system. This release adds support for online networks like VATSIM, user defined waypoints, more export formats, IVAO weather, new airport display options and more.

    June 4, 2018, 4:47 pm

    Review: Taburet - Mesh XP British Isles for X-Plane 11

    MeshXP British Isles for X-Plane 11 by Taburet is compiled using 30 m resolution elevation models. It uses highly detailed hydrological data to rebuild completely the hydrological scenery to very high details, in short every lake, river, pond and canal is now rendered in the scenery. This mesh also features highly detailed autogen buildings and vegetation, positioned as in the real world. Reviewers Paul and Hilary Mort were very pleased with the results.

    June 2, 2018, 2:50 pm

    FSX-P3D Scenery - KTYQ Indianapolis Executive Airport

    Now at the FS Pilot Shop is FSX-P3D Scenery - KTYQ Indianapolis Executive Airport, featuring a reliever airport located in Indiana, USA. The scenery supports FSX and Prepar3D v3 and v4 and includes seasonal textures, photoreal terrain, custom buildings and more.

    June 1, 2018, 9:18 am

    Just Flight - C152 for X-Plane 11 Released

    Just Flight, in partnership with Thranda Design announce the release of their C152 for X-Plane 11. Following on from their critically acclaimed Arrow III and Turbo Arrow III/IV for X-Plane 11, this highly detailed simulation of the C152 is being developed by Just Flight's in-house team following comprehensive, hands-on research with a real-life C152, G-BGAE, based at Conington Airfield.

    May 31, 2018, 3:22 pm

    Getting Around Missing X-Plane Object Libraries

    Most freeware X-Plane scenery relies on a number of common object libraries to create the buildings and other objects that appear in the scenery. This works fine - if you have the necessary libraries installed. If not, your scenery will be missing things and that won't look good. This tutorial shows you how to fix the problem.

    May 30, 2018, 10:47 am

    Taburet - MeshXP Spain for X-Plane 11

    MeshXP Spain for X-Plane 11 from Taburet is compiled using 19 m resolution elevation models. MeshXP function is to add elvations points to the terrain to further increase elevation precision to get a better shaped terrain. Shorelines have been also upgraded to be more precise. This mesh can be used on its own or underneath photorealistic scenery.

    May 28, 2018, 8:52 am

    Review: Orbx - EGCB Manchester City Airport and Heliport

    Orbx offers up what was the UK's first purpose built municipal airport (in 1928) with EGCB Manchester City Airport and Heliport (Barton) for X-Plane 11. This classic field includes four grass runways and a helicopter area, rendered in the high detail that Orbx is noted for. Reviewer Stuart McGregor found it to be pretty much flawless and a great addition to his scenery collection.

    May 27, 2018, 9:07 am

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