• X-Plane

    Traffic Global - Ground Handling Video For X-Plane

    Flight simulator pilots who would like a sneak preview of what Traffic Global will be bringing to X-Plane can now view a preview video on the Just Flight Facebook page that shows some ground handling. It's still fairly early in the development cycle so the finished product will be better but this is enough to get an idea.

    July 18, 2019, 12:24 pm

    Orbx - TrueEarth Washington Updated To Version 1.0.1

    TrueEarth Washington from Orbx has been updated to version 1.0.1. If you own the product this update will start automatically via FTX Central. The update includes mesh changes to accommodate upcoming Orbx Washington airports.

    July 18, 2019, 11:06 am

    X-Plane 11.35b5 is Out

    Laminar Research announces that X-Plane version 11.35 beta 5 is now out. This is reported to be near the end of the beta cycle, with it being highly likely that the next build will be a release candidate.

    July 18, 2019, 9:56 am

    FsXPand 8.1 Released

    Announcing FxSPand 8.1 offering networked panels for FSX, FS2004, Prepar3D and X-Plane. With FsXpand you can build your own panels for your sim. FsXPand runs on your simulator PC with FSUIPC. It connects to FsClient running on one or more PC's.

    July 17, 2019, 2:20 pm

    Orbx - Three Washington Airports Released For X-Plane 11

    Orbx announces a US triple threat: three Washington airports released for X-Plane 11: Darrington Airport, Anacortes, and Israel's Farm are all available on OrbxDirect.

    July 17, 2019, 12:50 pm

    SimHeaven Releases Video Of X-Europe 3.0 Scenery

    SimHeaven has released a video showcasing the Alps region of their next version X-Europe 3.0 scenery for X-Plane 11. The demo flight takes place in Switzerland and shows the Rhine River, the Alps and Mollis and Alternhein airports.

    July 17, 2019, 11:29 am

    Global Content Coming To X-Plane Mobile

    The team over at Laminar Research aren't messing around when they use the word 'global'. Not content with just improving the desktop version of X-Plane, it looks like the mobile app is getting the full treatment.

    July 16, 2019, 4:51 pm

    Review: Carenado - PA31T Cheyenne II For X-Plane

    The PA31T Cheyenne II is a bigger and more powerful plane than most of the GA aircraft in the Carenado hangar. For pilots who are ready for the challenge, reviewer Shawn Weigelt found that they will get a plane that is gorgeous to look at both in and out, with just the right amount of wear to make it look authentic. It flies accurately according to the book values too, letting you travel with the speed and power that only a twin turboprop can provide.

    July 15, 2019, 6:21 pm

    Aerosoft - Paderborn XP

    Explore the home airport of Aerosoft in X-Plane 11 with Paderborn XP. The scenery features a highly detailed recreation of the airport and surroundings with regional objects using a custom mesh by Maps2Xplane, while the Paderborn region is covered by an extended orthophoto. The airport features PBR ground textures and HDR lighting plus animations, seasonal textures and more.

    July 11, 2019, 2:38 pm

    Aerosoft - Dortmund XP V1.3 Update Released

    Discover the center of the Ruhr region in X-Plane 11 – the scenery Dortmund XP is a complete recreation of the city of Dortmund in the flight simulator. Besides the entire urban area of Dortmund, Aerosoft has included the Airport Dortmund (EDLW) as well as the airfield Hengsen-Opherdicke (EO08) and its surroundings were created and included in this scenery package. Version 1.3 is now available.

    July 10, 2019, 5:09 pm

    Orbx - 1S2 Darrington Municipal Airport Coming To X-Plane 11

    Located in a beautiful valley, Darrington Municipal Airport boasts one of the most glorious settings in the entire flight simulator world! Orbx has announced that scenery for 1S2 will shortly be available for X-Plane 11. The airport and town will be modeled using photos taken on location and will blend with TrueEarth Washington.

    July 10, 2019, 11:19 am

    Windsock Simulations Announces Partnership

    Windsock Simulations has announced a new partnership with Sim-Wings in order to port Sim-Wings' airport scenery to the X-Plane platform. The resulting conversions will be published by Aerosoft. Sim-Wings has made quite a few scenery add-ons so this could be a significant influx of new X-Plane scenery.

    July 10, 2019, 10:03 am

    Trevor Guest X-Plane Developer Interview

    Trevor Guest (aka "TDG") has created a wide range of popular freeware scenery for X-Plane, mostly of nicely detailed airports. In our interview learn how he first got interested in flight simulator through FSX and then moved to X-Plane. His life-long interest in aviation shows in his creations which he is glad to share with the community.

    July 9, 2019, 4:37 pm

    Carenado FA50 For X-Plane Coming Soon

    In a brief Facebook post Carenado has announced that their FA50 bizjet for X-Plane is "coming very soon". Along with the announcement came a series of detailed interior and exterior screen shots that show the fine details of the aircraft.

    July 9, 2019, 9:46 am

    Globall Art - CYYZ Toronto

    Now available at the FlightSim.Com Store is CYYZ Toronto scenery for X-Plane from Globall Art. The scenery features an accurate replica of Toronto's Pearson International Airport offering precise modeling based on original references and photos. It includes features like auto gates, static objects, vehicle traffic, HDR lighting and much more.

    July 8, 2019, 5:30 pm

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