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    Review: Aerosoft - Airport Anchorage For X-Plane

    Sometimes it's nice to look at a somewhat older product and see how it compares with the latest. Patrick Putlend does that by looking at Airport Anchorage for X-Plane from Aerosoft. He finds that while it shows its age in some areas, it's still a scenery he'd recommend that realistically creates an unusual and scenic location worth flying into.

    August 18, 2019, 9:45 am

    Verticalsim Studios VStates Adds Arkansas

    Verticalsim Studios is offering a freeware ortho scenery project for X-Plane intended to eventually cover the entire US mainland. Sourced from government sources it involves hand color graded tiles that integrate seamlessly with Ortho4XP.The latest addition to VStates is Arkansas, just released today, only a few days after the release of Kansas.

    August 15, 2019, 9:57 am

    AOA Simulations Previews The T-X

    AOA Simulations has been providing regular updates on their T-X project for X-Plane via their Facebook page and has recently shown some stunning images of the plane flying the Mach Loop at low level.

    August 14, 2019, 2:07 pm

    Vidan Design Previews Billund XP

    On their Facebook page, Vidan Design has provided some preview images of their Billund XP scenery. The images show completely new ortho photos that will also be included in the next update for Billund Airport EKBI for FSX and Prepar3D.

    August 14, 2019, 11:21 am

    Flight Sim Show 2019 Announced

    For the seventh year Just Flight will be sponsoring a show for flghtsimmers at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford in October. Flight Sim 2019 this year has been expanded to two days, giving visitors more time to meet the exhibitors, enjoy presentations and tour the museum.

    August 14, 2019, 10:00 am

    Westwood Walks Vol.4 Released

    Neil's Tours announces the release of the final volume in the series for X-Plane, Westwood Walks In The Lake District Volume 4 North West. As with previous volumes, this is a guided tour of part of the scenic Lake District in the UK. The northwestern regions starts at Borrowdale and finishes off with a tour around Lake Windemere. It includes scenery plus a 70 page guide book.

    August 12, 2019, 10:34 am

    Taburet Summer Sale Starts Today

    Starting today scenery designer Taburet announces a Summer Sale on all products in the FlightSim.Com Store. For a limited time you can save 20% on a variety of scenery and mesh designed specifically for X-Plane 11 and for Aerofly FS 2. Explore the mountainous areas around Mount Rainer or Mont Blanc. Visit cities like Brussels, Lisbon, Los Angeles or Tampa. See improved mesh in the USA, Spain or Switzerland...

    August 11, 2019, 1:21 pm

    Interview With Austin Goudge - OpenSceneryX

    X-Plane scenery is largely built around libraries of objects and probably no library is more important that OpenSceneryX. It includes a well organized collection of buildings, objects, static aircraft, people, flags and much more that can be freely used by designers. In this interview we talk with Austin Goudge, the man behind the project, and learn about its origins, inner details and future plans.

    August 11, 2019, 12:47 pm

    Orbx - 2W3 Swanson Airport for X-Plane 11

    Already available for FSX and Prepar3D, 2W3 Swanson Airport is now also available for X-Plane 11 from Orbx. Swanson Airport is a quaint and unique airfield with residents living in their houses on both sides of the runway, some of them with private hangars and aircraft.

    August 8, 2019, 9:57 am

    Orbx - LOWI Innsbruck Airport Released For X-Plane 11

    While already available for FSX/P3D, Orbx has now released LOWI Innsbruck Airport for X-Plane 11 as well. Located in the center of Europe, the airport has challenging approaches due to the surrounding mountains. Included are the airport itself plus CityScene and Mini-Region.

    August 7, 2019, 9:49 am

    Alabeo Twins Week Sale

    As a mid-summer special, Alabeo announces their Twins Week Sale. For one week only all Alabeo twin engine aircraft, whether for FSX, Prepar3D or X-Plane, are available for 30% off their regular prices. Here's a great chance to upgrade your hangar and have some summer fun.

    August 6, 2019, 11:05 am

    ToLiss A319 Update v1.3.3 Released

    The ToLiss A319 has been updated to v1.3.3. While this sounds like a small update it actually includes quite a new of new features, along with some bug fixes. New features includes such things as added sounds, added background lighting on displays, improved autopilot, SmartCopilot improvements, FMGS initialization now possible, and many more.

    August 5, 2019, 4:58 pm

    Orbx Cross-Platform Change of Policy Notice

    Orbx has announced that they are ending their cross-platform product discount that had been in effect since they started releasing scenery for X-Plane. Going forward, X-Plane users will now pay full price for all scenery even if they've already purchased the same package for another sim.

    August 5, 2019, 12:10 pm

    FSExpo 2020 Venue and Date Announcement

    FSExpo 2020 dates and location have been announced. The annual flight simulation conference will be returning to Las Vegas for its third event and will be held from June 12 to 14, 2020 at the Tropicana Las Vegas. The show will run both days of the weekend and in addition on Friday there will be a series of seminars called Captains' Corner.

    August 5, 2019, 12:00 pm

    Mad Flight - Spectr-Aero SP-30 v1.3

    The Spectr-Aero SP-30 for X-Plane 11 from Mad Flight Studio has been updated to v1.3. The SP-30 is an extremely accurate light aircraft in which every switch, gauge and indicator works just like the real thing. The model features PBR textures, full 3D sound and special features like engine service. The update includes improved sounds and a variety of fixes.

    August 3, 2019, 12:19 pm

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