• X-Plane

    X-Plane Freeware Focus

    Reviewer Paul Mort takes a quick look at some of his favorite X-Plane freeware. With so many good add-ons available he had a tough time limiting things to just three, but found some worthy candidates. Included are Airport Environment X, plus the Piper Super Cub by Alex Jenns and the Graz Airport scenery by Stefan Verjee-Lorenz.

    November 13, 2018, 3:24 pm

    Skyline Simulations Announces Toronto Billy Bishop Scenery

    In a brief Facebook post Skyline Simulations has announced a new X-Plane scenery project, Toronto Billy Bishop. The scenery will also include the main Toronto downtown with high rise buildings and CN Tower.

    November 13, 2018, 11:51 am

    DreamFoil Creations Announces EMB120 For X-Plane

    In a brief announcement, DreamFoil Creations has announced that they are working on the Embraer 120 for X-Plane. Previous creations were helicopters so this is something new for them. The Embraer 120 Brasilia is a twin turboprop commuter airliner built in Brazil. Produced between 1983 and 2001 a total of 354 were built, with 94 still in service in 2017.

    November 12, 2018, 5:31 pm

    vFlyteAir Releases Freeware Ryan Navion 205 For X-Plane 11

    vFlyteAir announces the release of their Ryan Navion 205 Vintage for X-Plane 11. vFlyteAir normally creates payware add-ons but this is being released as freeware. The Navion 205 Vintage is optimized for VR, and features PBR textures, FMOD sounds, and custom HDR lights. If you're a fan of retro and vintage airplanes, you'll love it!

    November 12, 2018, 10:30 am

    Orbx - EGKA Shoreham Airport Released For X-Plane 11

    New from Orbx is EGKA Shoreham for X-Plane 11. Once known as Brighton Airport, EGKA Shoreham Airport is a lovely airport on the south coast of the UK. It is at the forefront of general aviation in the UK, and a major base for flying activities along the South Coast. The scenery features HD ground images, the art deco terminal, working animated clock and more.

    November 12, 2018, 8:34 am

    Alabeo Now Available In FlightSim.Com Store

    Another new publisher now with us. Today we've started adding Alabeo products to the new FlightSim.Com store. Not the full range yet, but a good selection with more to be added shortly. Alabeo specializes in GA aircraft and has been creating them for us for many years now. There's sure to be something in their line-up that you'll enjoy. They support FSX, Prepar3D and X-Plane.

    November 11, 2018, 4:40 pm

    Aerosoft Now Available In FlightSim.Com Store

    Today we've started adding Aerosoft products to the new FlightSim.Com store. Only a few so far, but many more to come from Aerosoft's extensive catelog. Located in Germany, Aerosoft has been offering flight simulator products for over 25 years and currently supports all the major flightsim platforms as well as being involved in other sims for trains, trucks and buses.

    November 10, 2018, 5:54 pm

    Review: Drzewiecki Design Seattle Airports XP

    Drzewiecki Design has enhanced the state of Washington in X-Plane with their add-on Seattle Airports XP. In this video review, Wycliffe Barrett takes us on a journey to five airports found in the Seattle metropolitan area.

    November 10, 2018, 4:33 pm

    2018 Flightsim Community Survey

    During 9-25 of November 2018 Navigraph is conducting a FlightSim Community Survey together with several major add-on developers and organizations within the flight simulator community. The survey, the third of its kind, aims to gauge the prevailing flight simulation trends and users' requests for future development. We hope you will take part.

    November 9, 2018, 9:54 am

    Carenado Now Available At FlightSim.Com Store

    Carenado is the latest major publisher and developer to feature their products in our new FlightSim.Com store. Going back more than 15 years, Carenado has been providing us add-on airplanes and these days develop for FSX, Prepar3D and X-Plane. They mostly concentrate on GA and smaller commercial aircraft.

    November 8, 2018, 5:33 pm

    FlightFactor / StepToSky Announce B767 Extended

    X-Plane fans of heavy metal will be happy to hear about the upcoming B767 Extended from FlightFactor and StepToSky. Already known for their 757-200 and 767-300 this will be a nice addition to the line.

    November 8, 2018, 11:58 am

    X-Plane 11.30 U.S. Autogen Updates

    The X-Plane team continues to demonstrate improvements in X-Plane 11.30. It includes updates to the United States autogenerated scenery. New buildings and facades were added to increase visual variety for high rise buildings. Urban and industrial areas are also improved.

    November 8, 2018, 9:58 am

    Aerosoft - Airport Genoa XP Preview

    Aerosoft has shown some early development screen shots of the upcoming Airport Genoa for X-Plane 11. One special feature of the scenery will be the implementation of the new "Scenery Animation Manager" (SAM) made by Stairport Sceneries. This new plugin allows for advanced animations and will be featured in most of Aerosoft sceneries in the future.

    November 7, 2018, 11:59 am

    Review: Shade Tree Micro Aviation AT-11 Kansan

    Shade Tree Micro Aviation has been creating X-Plane add-on aircraft for quite a few years. Here reviewer Paul Mort examines their WWII era AT-11 Kansan. Similar to the Beech 18, this plane was often used to train bombardiers. Paul found the plane nicely detailed and both rewarding and satisfying to fly.

    November 6, 2018, 4:09 pm

    Orbx Announces EGKA Shoreham For X-Plane 11

    Hot on the heels of EGHI Southampton, the nearby EGKA Shoreham is coming to X-Plane 11. Once known as Brighton Airport, EGKA Shoreham Airport is a lovely airport on the south coast of the UK. It is at the forefront of general aviation in the UK, and a major base for flying activities along the South Coast.

    November 6, 2018, 3:43 pm

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