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    vFlyteAir Releases Cherokee 140 Modern

    vFlyteAir introduces the latest addition to their range of light planes for X-Plane 11: the Cherokee 140 Modern. This packages includes planes with two quite different interiors, one a classic analog gauge setup and the other a glass panel featuring the Aspen E1000 PFD. Both panels have GPS and other avionics. The plane also features FMOD sounds, support for VR, PBR textures and a variety of liveries.

    September 14, 2019, 10:09 am

    X-Plane Mobile New Route Planning Feature

    Announcing a new X-Plane Mobile feature: coming soon, you can plan a route using the global map, download the scenery for flying offline and then load the route directly into the GPS or FMS.

    September 13, 2019, 12:30 pm

    TrueEarth US Washington Enhancement Pack For X-Plane 11

    Orbx announces the release of TrueEarth US Washington Enhancement Pack For X-Plane 11. This pack includes enhanced textures for 3D models and autogen, UHD textures for TerraFlora trees, enhanced Seattle area buildings. Also available is a bonus airport, WA56 Israel's Farm.

    September 13, 2019, 11:20 am

    X-Plane 11.40 "Secret" Beta-1

    With X-Plane 11.36 having been officially released just a few days ago, details on the next major version X-Plane 11.40 are now coming out. Creator Austin Meyer has announced a "secret" beta-1 is already available and has posted a lengthy video and accompanying text description of the large set of changes in this version.

    September 11, 2019, 10:17 am

    Status Update For XPlane2Blender

    From the X-Plane Developer site comes news on the status of XPlane2Blender. Included are details on the Blender 2.49 Converter, Blender 2.8 support and v3.5.1 beta 2.

    September 11, 2019, 10:01 am

    Aerosoft - Airport Geneva For X-Plane 11

    Welcome to Aeroport International de Geneve, the latest airport scenery from Aerosoft for X-Plane 11. Located just north of the city of Geneva this is the second largest airport in Switzerland. The scenery is detailed, including terminals T1 and T2 and a complete taxiway network for use by ATC and AI aircraft. The airport surroundings are also included in high resolution.

    September 10, 2019, 12:04 pm

    VSKYLABS Test-Pilot: Aeros-2 Trike Project News Flash

    VSKYLABS continues to make progress on their Aero-2 Trike Project. Flight model engineering and flight testing phase has reached its target goals, and the VSKYLABS Aeros-2 Trike is now a tight and robust, highly defined hang glider trike simulation.

    September 10, 2019, 10:36 am

    3D CAD Techniques For Making Aeroplane Canopies

    Ray Hill has provided us with a number of tutorials on creating 3D aircraft models and today he expands that series with an article on making airplane canopies. Using ViaCAD this actually takes only a few steps and is probably easier than you might imagine.

    September 9, 2019, 1:40 pm

    Mont Blanc Group Working

    Designers Frank Dainese and Fabio Bellini continue to create outstanding mountain scenery with their latest being the Mont Blanc Project for X-Plane 11. This is their most complex so far, including two localities (Coumayeur and Chamonix), two small airports plus heliports, ski lifts and other features.

    September 9, 2019, 11:31 am

    Pyreegue Dev Co - Airport Layout Enhancement Solution

    Not a new product but new to the FlightSim.Com Store is Airport Layout Enhancement Solution (ALES) from Pyreegue Dev Co. This is an enhancement package for X-Plane 11, which replaces default textures with high quality ones. Using PBR, runways, taxiways, helipads, lines, etc. are all greatly improved over the default textures.

    September 8, 2019, 4:12 pm

    X-Plane 11.36 Now Final

    No more release candidates, the final version of X-Plane 11.36 is now out. X-Plane 11.36 is a minor patch that includes a pretty phenomenal improvement: bungee steering for the default Cessna 172. We worked with a few real world pilots on this change, and they confirm it truly captures the feel of steering a real C172 around an airport.

    September 6, 2019, 9:20 am

    Aerosoft - FSDG Bremen for X-Plane 11

    Previously available for Prepar3D v4, Aerosoft and FSDB now bring their detailed scenery of Bremen to X-Plane 11. The scenery includes Hans Koschnick Airport and surroundings (EDDW) with lots of detail, hi-res imagery, working jetways, realistic CAT II/III lighting and more.

    September 5, 2019, 4:17 pm

    Aerosoft - FSDG Cape Town International Airport

    New from FSDG and Aerosoft is Cape Town International Airport (FACT) scenery for X-Plane 11. It features hi-res aerial imagery and ground textures of the airport and its surroundings. Also includes PBR ground materials and enhanced lighting.

    September 5, 2019, 4:03 pm

    AOA Simulations Update On T-X Cockpit

    AOA Simuations continues to make progress on their Boeing T-X for X-Plane. The latest images show progress on the T-X cockpit with the first PBR effects. While not yet finalized, the results are already promising.

    September 5, 2019, 9:49 am

    Carenado - F50 For X-Plane 11 Released

    Carenado has released their F50 turboprop airliner for X-Plane 11 and it is now available at the FlightSim.Com Store. It features high-end 4K PBR, integrated VMS, VR optimization, rain effect support, integrated FMS, custom autopilot and many more features.

    September 4, 2019, 5:49 pm

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