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    X-Plane Live Q&A Next Week

    Do you have questions for the X-Plane team? Next week they will livestream a question and answer session via their official Youtube channel. If you have questions you can submit them now on a form they have provided.

    November 15, 2019, 9:28 am

    Milviz - DHC-3T Turbo Otter For X-Plane v1.2 Released

    Milviz has released v1.2 of their DHC-3T Turbo Otter. The iconic bushplane with turboprop power now has several new features and improvements, plus bug fixes. Many of the improvements related to the KAP 140 autopilot.

    November 14, 2019, 4:51 pm

    Jennifer Kimball Developer Interview

    Jennifer Kimball has been enamored with flying her whole life. She's a real world pilot and a licensed avionics technician. After discovering X-Plane her creative instincts kicked in as well, and she began designing aircraft. She's created a nice line-up of light planes, like the Cub, Aeronca, Glasair and even a flying fishing boat.

    November 13, 2019, 1:02 pm

    Verticalsim Studios Previews Myrtle Beach Airport

    According to the latest news from Verticalsim Studios, flight simulator pilots will soon have a new vacation destination: Myrtle Beach Airport. This X-Plane scenery will be compatible with VStates and feature things like PBR rain effects, autogate, 3D ramp workers and more.

    November 13, 2019, 12:48 pm

    Aviotek Simulation Software Previews Treviso Airport

    Coming soon from Aviotek Simulation Software will be Treviso Regional Airport for X-Plane. Some final details are still under development. The flight simulator scenery will be an exact replica of the airport, based on official blueprints. It will feature PBR glass and effects, 3D people and static aircraft, custom ground vehicles and more.

    November 13, 2019, 11:17 am

    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

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