• X-Plane

    Stairport Announces Istanbul LTFM XP

    Stairport Sceneries reports they are ready for some X-Plane action and are converting the SceneryTR Design version of LTFM Istanbul to X-Plane. Beta testing should be starting soon but already they have some screen shots to show off.

    May 5, 2021, 11:43 am

    Tutorial: Winds Aloft Forecasts

    Understanding weather is an important part of flying. thecorporatepilotdad, a real world corporate pilot, offers a tutorial on winds aloft forecasts, where they can be found, and how to read each type of chart. Even though this is made with the use of official sources, it is meant for use with Microsoft Flight Simulator, X-Plane, or any flight simulator.

    April 29, 2021, 11:48 am

    Just Flight - 146 Professional Released For X-Plane 11

    Just Flight announces that their new 146 Professional for X-Plane 11, developed by their in-house team in partnership with Thranda Design, is now ready for take-off. This fully VR-compatible and FPS-friendly package includes eight highly detailed and accurate variants in 34 HD liveries.

    April 28, 2021, 5:35 pm

    Drzewiecki Design Miami City XP Now Freeware

    Drzewiecki Design has announced that their Miami City XP scenery package for X-Plane 11 is now available as freeware. This is a fine example of their regional scenery and was formerly priced at $25. The scenery covers a large area on the east coast of southern Florida USA.

    April 28, 2021, 10:41 am

    Final Preview of Just Flight's 146 Professional XP

    Just Flight has released one final set of screen shots showcasing their 146 Professional for X-Plane before release, which is expected tomorrow. These show both the interior and exterior of the regional airliner in its finished state.

    April 27, 2021, 3:45 pm

    Airfield Canada - CYHZ - Halifax Stanfield Airport v1.2 for X-Plane 11

    Airfield Canada announces an update forCYHZ - Halifax Stanfield International Airport for X-Plane 11. The scenery features over 150 highly detailed buildings and objects, built from the ground up over two years from pure passion. The updated v1.2 adds new buildings, snow piles, more vehicles, downtown details and more.

    April 26, 2021, 6:04 pm

    Stairport Reports SAM Updated to 2.2.5

    Stairport announces a v2.2.5 update to SAM, fixing small VDGS issues. This is just an incremental update while in full swing for SAM3. A brief overview shows it includes a new UI, new core, new features, etc.

    April 26, 2021, 11:38 am

    Traffic Global For X-Plane Updated

    Traffic Global for X-Plane 11 adds high quality AI aircraft in authentic liveries and will full 3D sound and lighting and effects. It comes with 65 aircraft types and over 860 liveries and is simple to use. This new update is a collection of fixes and improvements, and the addition of improved support for real-world weather including direct integration with ActiveSky XP.

    April 23, 2021, 3:26 pm

    Windsock Simulations Updates Madrid Airport XP11

    Windsock Simulations announces an update to their Madrid Airport scenery for X-Plane 11. This will correct runways to make them correct for this year, as before there were touchdown zones on runways that should have been without them.

    April 23, 2021, 10:28 am

    Tasmania "Tassie" Weekend Achievement Flights

    DigitalThemePark announces Tasmania "Tassie" Weekend Achievement Flights. Earn Your Next FlightSim.Com/DigitalThemePark Achievement Badge! Join the group flights with MSFS, FSX, P3D or X-Plane, visiting every airport in Tasmania and the nearby islands.

    April 22, 2021, 11:39 am

    SimHeaven Updates Continental Packages For X-Plane

    Following on from their release of X-EUROPE v5.5 last week, simHeaven have updated all of their continental packages for X-Plane to version 1.2. Europe features among other things improved solar plants/fields.

    April 22, 2021, 10:43 am

    Aerosoft – Sim-Wings Airport Madrid for X-Plane 11

    New from Sim-wings and published by Aerosoft is Airport Madrid for X-Plane 11. The aerial image covers a total surface of 400 km², and the detailed 3D models and animations bring the scenery to life. This scenery of the largest airport in Spain include all buildings and service facilities, animated jetways, detailed ground markings, dynamic lighting and more.

    April 20, 2021, 12:32 pm

    NASA Flies Helicopter On Mars - Try It Yourself In X-Plane

    You've probably seen in the news that NASA has just successfully completed the first flight of an aircraft on another planet, flying the Ingenuity Mars Helicopter as can be seen on video. Did you know you can try this yourself? Versions of the copter are available for download from our file library for X-Plane 10 and 11.

    April 20, 2021, 11:29 am

    The Weather Report | X-Plane Developer

    Offering real world, real time weather within a flight simulator has its challenges. In this post, the X-Plane development team reports on a recent problem with obtaining and offering weather to X-Plane users. If you're curious about how this all works, and what went wrong, here's a chance to learn all about it.

    April 20, 2021, 10:20 am

    VSKYLABS Adds Autopilot To Aeroprakt A22-LS

    Following users request, a simple, LSA grade autopilot system was installed in the VSKYLABS Aeroprakt A22-LS, as optional equipment. The autopilot is capable of maintaining aircraft attitude and aircraft altitude, reducing pilot workload during longer flights.

    April 19, 2021, 11:23 am

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