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    Review: Boundless Simulations - EGNS Isle of Man

    Reviewer Paul Mort takes a look at the first payware X-Plane 11 scenery from Boundless Simulations. The scenery features EGNS Isle of Man, a British Dependency located in the Irish Sea. He found the scenery to be very immersive, with lots of little details that bring it to life. Buildings, runways and taxiways were nicely textured, and good night lighting is included as well.

    October 18, 2020, 8:52 am

    Airfield Canada Halifax XP Update

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    October 14, 2020, 9:48 am

    Review: Orbx Dundee Airport for X-Plane

    Orbx adds the third biggest airport in Scotland to the X-Plane 11 landscape with their version of Dundee Airport (EGPN). Reviewer Stuart McGregor found the airport had many of the details and little touches that Orbx is well known for. He considers it a keep that he will enjoy visiting again.

    October 13, 2020, 10:51 am

    AOA Simulations Update For F-35B For X-Plane 11.50

    AOA Simulations has released some news on their F-35B for X-Plane 11.50. It is now nearing the quality level sufficient for release, after becoming a much bigger project than originally planned. It will include three different models, realistic PBR effects, a new 3D cockpit with enhance avionics, FMOD sounds and much more.

    October 13, 2020, 10:06 am

    XFER Design Moving H145 To X-Plane 11

    XFER Design started work on their Airbus H145 helicopter back in 2017 for X-Plane 10/11. They've now announced that the project will be moving exclusively to X-Plane 11 as this is the now dominant version. This is expected to make development easier and more enjoyable, but no indication of when this might be finished is given.

    October 12, 2020, 12:59 pm

    TorqueSim Announces SR20 For X-Plane 11

    Coming to X-Plane 11 from TorqueSim is the Take Command! SR20. Following on from their SR22, thousands of hours have gone into making this a study level model of the aircraft. While seemingly similar to the SR22, the new SR20 will have a fully custom engine model, a significantly revamped 3D model and accurate systems throughout.

    October 11, 2020, 9:25 am

    VSKYLABS F-19 Stealth Fighter Project For X-Plane 11

    VSKYLABS announces that they are bringing their F-19 Stealth Fighter Project to X-Plane 11. Begun back in 2015 for XP10, it is now undergoing a massive update with a complete rework of all components, FMOD sound pack, PBR textures and full VR compatibility. Once finished flightsimmers will be able to see how this proposed fighter will handle in X-Plane.

    October 9, 2020, 10:03 am

    FSWidgets - GMapHD for Windows

    Here is a utility that will enhance your cockpit no matter which flightsim you use. GMapHD for Windows gives you a great moving map that works with the latest MSFS plus P3D, FSX, FS2004, X-Plane and Aerofly FS 2. It comes pre-packed with a huge collection of bonus Aero Charts and Nav Data giving you a large map display to aid navigation, especially on VFR flights.

    October 7, 2020, 4:40 pm

    Where to Send Feature Requests | X-Plane Developer

    The Laminar Research team has X-Plane in a constant state of development, and have for many years. They now have an official place where users can record feature requests, whether for end users or for third party developers. The system allows for up-voting of existing requests, so it's easier to find the more popular requests.

    October 7, 2020, 10:31 am

    VSKYLABS Icon-A5 Project for X-Plane 11 News

    VSKYLABS continues work on their Icon A-5 for X-Plane. The upcoming update will include a new HQ FMOD sound pack and additional, all-aspect refinements. Glass avionics, including the G1000, are being evaluated as an alternative to the default systems.

    October 7, 2020, 10:01 am

    Boundless Simulations - Kerry (EIKY) Airport for X-Plane 11

    Brought to you by Boundless Simulations and Ciano35, Kerry Airport (EIKY) is the most realistic and comprehensive rendition of Kerry, or Farranfore in County Kerry, Ireland. The scenery features custom HD buildings, accurate layouts, PBR ground and building textures and much more.

    October 6, 2020, 6:38 pm

    Boundless Simulations Birmingham Available Soon

    Boundless Simulations has sent us some new screen shots along with the news that their most ambitious project to date, Birmingham Airport (EGBB) for X-Plane 11 is almost complete. They've taken their time on this, meticulously placing thousands of objects in their real locations and creating hundreds of custom HD objects and buildings.

    October 6, 2020, 10:59 am

    ShortFinal Design Announces Freeware Hakodate RJCH

    X-Plane scenery designer ShortFinal Design is working on improving his design skills to use the latest techniques including PBR textures. The first release with these more detailed models with PBR will be freeware and will be of Hakodate Airport (RJCH) in Japan, coming in about a month.

    October 6, 2020, 10:41 am

    Review: Bus Driver - The iniBuilds Airbus A300

    While nominally a review of the iniSimulations Airbus A-300-600R(F) On The Line for X-Plane, in this article author Tony Vallillo gives you a two-fer. Tony has nearly 4000 hours flying the reviewed aircraft and so shares the history of the plane as well as his personal history with it, before delving into reviewing the X-Plane version, which he finds to be superb.

    October 5, 2020, 3:10 pm

    WebFMC Pro For X-Plane 11 v1.6.0 Released

    WebFMC is an X-Plane 11 plugin that makes it possible to access the CDU of select airplanes via any modern web browser running on virtually any device in your local network. WebFMC Pro 1.6.0 has just been released, with dual CDU support and more.

    October 5, 2020, 1:17 pm

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