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X-Plane 10 Airport Scenery Gateway & World Editor v1.3 Release

X-Plane 11 vs FSX vs P3D: Which is Better & Why

X-Plane 11 Review

X-Plane Extreme is released for iPhone

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Best Free X-Plane 11 Photoreal Scenery Add-ons for 2019

Posted on Mon, 09 Sep 2019 13:23:20 GMT

X-Plane 11 is one of the most popular virtual flight programs. And, most often than not, offers some of the most authentic virtual flight experiences on the market.  Part of that experience is the scenery, and how real or authentic it looks. With this in mind, we will examine some of the best freeware photorealistic scenery add-ons currently available.

X-Plane 11 vs FSX vs P3D: Which is Better & Why

Posted on Wed, 03 Apr 2019 18:16:40 GMT

Perhaps before we attempt to answer the above question, we should point out that whatever Flight Simulation program you opt for Ė and many simulation pilots have both Ė each are sound platforms from which to tour the virtual skies. And each has its pros and cons.

10+ Best Freeware X-Plane 11 Add-ons For 2019

Posted on Tue, 31 Jul 2018 22:20:48 GMT

Once you have installed your basic version of X-Plane-11 you will now probably be looking to customize your experience and add to it by way of the best available, and free, add-ons.

Bergen Airport Scenery for X-Plane Released by Aerosoft

Posted on Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:57:58 GMT

Despite being one of the most beautiful nations in the world, the snow-swept land of Norway lies rather barren in the simulation world. Not only does it tend to lack the solidity of detail such a country deserves, many of its airports feel extremely sparse. Bergen Airport is the second largest airport in the nation, and this Aerosoft modification looks to try to provide it with some extra detail.

Beechcraft 1900 (B1900D) Released for X-Plane 11 by Carenado

Posted on Mon, 20 Nov 2017 18:17:52 GMT

As X-Plane 11 continues to see all manner of new additions added to it, Carenado has released an interesting take on the Beechcraft 1900. This comprehensive platform is just what you need when you want to experience the B1900D as it should feel. 

Genova Complete v2 Scenery for X-Plane 11 Released

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 10:00:00 GMT

As one of the most popular cities in Italy, Genova is a place of true beauty and class. However, it’s always been rather poorly represented in simulators despite that immense popularity. Thankfully, you can correct this oversight with the help of BC Sceneries’ latest update for Genova. With the LIMJ Cristoforo Colombo Airport included, too, this manages to capture both city and transit point.

X-Plane 11 Review

Posted on Tue, 04 Apr 2017 21:32:37 GMT

For simulation fans, itís time to rejoice. The latest edition of X-Plane has finally arrived on our desks. X-Plane 11 is a newly released product that many users have already have the pleasure of using thanks to the highly successful BETA. However, with the full release out now, we wanted to let people know what itís like. If you have yet to try it out yourself, then this guide should hopefully help you understand and appreciate that numerous new checks, changes and improvements which have been put in place. So, whatís the latest and greatest new additions?

X-Plane WorldEditor v1.6 Released

Posted on Tue, 04 Apr 2017 12:17:56 GMT

For some time now, the X-Plane World Editor or as it's styled, "WorldEditor" has seen some pretty impressive changes and additions. As one of the most comfortable and easy to use editors out there, people love working with its simple management style. However, with new updates being released semi-regularly, it’s vital that you stay on track. The latest version of the World Editor, version 1.6, was just released by the development team.

vFlyteAir's Grumman Tiger Add-On for X-Plane Updated to v4.1

Posted on Sat, 01 Apr 2017 14:39:14 GMT

As part of the vFlyteAir collection, this remake of the Grumman Tiger is worth installing. If youíve got the original then you should definitely grab the new, updated version 4.1 edition. If you have never had the pleasure of flying this before then you would do well to make the time. Out of all the aviation experiences that you could enjoy, version 4 provides such a deep, engrossing experience. 

Taburet's Night XP UK & Ireland for X-Plane 11/10 Released

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT

A simple and easy to use new modification has been released for X-Plane users. This mod is a fine night experience mod that helps to improve flying at night. Otherwise known as Night XP, this works to help improve night-time scenery drastically. Sick of flying around at night and feeling like everything just vanishes? Then this can help with that regard.

vFlyteAir Cherokee 140 G With Aspen E1000 Glass Panel Released for X-Plane

Posted on Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:18:07 GMT

For any flight simulation fans today, realism has become the norm and the expected demand. With the scope of how detailed we can be in the cockpit and beyond, nothing other than realism should be the aim. With this vFlyteAir take on the excellent Cherokee 140G, you get just what you are looking for and expect.

X-Plane Updated to 10.50 (Released)

Posted on Sat, 05 Nov 2016 06:00:00 GMT

Always changing, always improving – Laminar Research keep adding to the X-Plane story. This latest edition takes X-Plane to version 10.50, and has introduced a load of new change and improvements. If you thought that X-Plane felt awesome in the past, then this is going to provide the perfect example of just how fun it can be!

Drzewiecki Design Sheremetyevo X-Plane Scenery Updated to v1.5

Posted on Fri, 07 Oct 2016 10:58:37 GMT

The city of Moscow is, obviously, one of the jewels of the planet. As one of the most important and powerful cities in modern history, it’s long been a place to go and visit in simulation. However, Moscow has regularly been quite unrealistic and a fair let down in many of the simulators out there. With the help of Drzewiecki Design’ new Sheremetyevo XP update, though, that can change.

X-Plane Mobile 10.3 Released for iOS/Android

Posted on Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:23:51 GMT

Are you using X-Plane and want to make it easier than ever to have some fun on the go?

360-Degree Video in X-Plane

Posted on Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:00:06 GMT

As one of the most actively engaged with and powerful communities around, flight simulation videos tend to be very popular. However, like every other form of video, thereís always the aim and the ambition to do better. 

Carenado Piper PA-31 Navajo HD for X-Plane Released

Posted on Fri, 01 Jul 2016 17:20:23 GMT

When it comes to flying around in X-Plane, the world can feel like it needs a bit of help coming to life. One of the best ways to do that is to use proper aircraft that makes flying seem more authentic. With this mod, X-Plane users can finally take to the skies in the PA31 Navajo. 

SR22 GTSX HD Series for X-Plane Released by Carenado

Posted on Tue, 19 Apr 2016 14:15:09 GMT

Carenado have long been a reliable and effective part of the history of flight simulation mods and products, and they never stop with the new releases and impressive changes. Recently, Carenado have announced the release of the brilliant SR22 GTSX HD Series, as a larger part of their next generation aviation products. 

Aerosoft Manchester Airport for X-Plane Released

Posted on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:13:23 GMT

Having long been involved in the creation of high-end and professionally managed add-ons and packages for flight simulators across the board, Aerosoft have captured the attention and the excitement of many. 

Alabeo Diamond DA-40 for X-Plane Released

Posted on Thu, 06 Aug 2015 19:00:00 GMT

Having long been seen as one of the genuine authorities within flight simulation, Alabeo have recently added another top release to their selection – the Diamond DA-40. Created for exclusive use with X-Plane, this provides users with a chance to finally hop into the cockpit of one of the most beloved aircraft of its era and enjoy a far more realistic and creative representation of what this aircraft is all about. 

X-Plane 10 Mobile Flight Simulator Released

Posted on Thu, 08 Jan 2015 13:13:59 GMT

Flight simulators might have been around for a while now, but I donít anyone expected to see such a high quality rendition for a mobile device anytime so soon. Well, Laminar Research have taken that next step to the benefit of the entire flight simulation community. 

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