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Prepar3D v4.5 Hotfix 1 Now Available
Posted: 13/05/2019 19:55:58


The hotfix update to Prepar3D v4.5 (4.5.12.30293) is now available. It can be downloaded immediately from the Purchased Downloads section of the website. Only the Client installer is required for the majority of fixes present in Prepar3D v4.5 Hotfix. The Content, Scenery, and SDK installers are optional. Each fix listed below is categorized per installer. Please note, you must first have Prepar3D v4 installed to utilize any of the standalone installers (Client, Content, and Scenery).




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Traffic Global (Early Access)
Posted: 08/05/2019 16:38:34


Early Access edition of Traffic Global which is not yet 100% complete but is offered at a discounted price of £27.99.




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Princess of the Caribbean: Part 2
Posted: 07/05/2019 18:59:01


Part 2 of Airworthy Designs' Princess of the Caribbean scenery has been released for X-Plane 11. The second edition sees the airports, including the surrounding area of St. Barths and Saba, modelled in great detail.




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X-Plane 11.33 Released
Posted: 03/05/2019 09:00:05


The third update to X-Plane 11.30 has been officially released, containing numerous bug fixes. It follows on from 11.32, which was released back on the 4th of March. 223 new airports have also been added to X-Plane 11 in this release, which did not exist in 11.30, whilst 1,204 existing airports now have 3D scenery, bringing the total number of airports in X-Plane with 3D scenery close to 5 digits, at 9,812.




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Orbx TrueEarth US Washington X-Plane 11 - Preview Update
Posted: 24/04/2019 12:20:27


TrueEarth US Washington will cover 91,875 square miles, which is most of the state of Washington, along with parts of British Columbia, Canada and Oregon. Within the coverage area, Orbx has included a range of cityscapes in key cities such as Seattle/Bellevue, Everett, Victoria, Tacoma and more. Further to the detailed 3D models, there will be over a 1000 points of interest to see and explore. Of course, throughout the entire region will be PBR autogen technology for X-Plane, which will also enable region-specific houses.




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TrueEarth USA Washington for XP11 - Preview!
Posted: 17/04/2019 20:28:15


A full announcement is coming next week with all the info you need but for now you can watch the video using the link below.




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Flight Sim Show 2019 (Cosford) Tickets Now Available
Posted: 17/04/2019 19:47:57


For the first time, the Flight Sim Show at the RAF Museum in Cosford is now running for a whole weekend. Both Saturday and Sunday will be full of events, talks and seminars from some of the biggest names in the development community.




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Prepar3D v4.5 Available Now!
Posted: 10/04/2019 22:52:41


The latest update to Prepar3D is now available! Prepar3D v4.5 continues to build upon the solid foundation and advancements made to the platform by bringing new features, improvements, and fixes across the board.




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Confirmed: FlyTampa Pushing for X-Plane Conversions of Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Las Vegas
Posted: 09/04/2019 12:29:36


FlyTampa confirm X-Plane Conversions of Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Las Vegas with more to follow.




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Just Flight Announces Traffic Global for X-Plane 11
Posted: 03/04/2019 14:13:54


Just Flight move into the X-Plane plugin scene with Traffic Global, a plugin that generates AI traffic based on real-world traffic databases. They aim to copy over features from the ESP platform to X-Plane 11 as best as possible, and will use high-quality animated models with authentic airline liveries.




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Flightbeam Studios Releases Wellington International Airport
Posted: 02/04/2019 08:17:55


Wellington International Airport will come with a number of features, some of which have been previewed and teased before. This includes WET-FX, which will make the apron area look wet or ‘soaked’, based on weather conditions. It also features SODE jetways, the surrounding area, dynamic lighting and a number of other effects.




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UK2000 Releases Humberside Xtreme (EGNJ) for X-Plane 11
Posted: 30/03/2019 15:45:38


UK2000 has now released Humberside Xtreme X-Plane Edition.




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ChartFox AIP Charts Released
Posted: 29/03/2019 18:39:48


ChartFox will be updated with every AIRAC to make sure you have the latest information available. It also comes with some other handy features, such as a dock where you can save charts for quick access between charts and the ability to share your charts to a friend. ChartFox works in your browser, on your tablet and even on your phone. But most of all, ChartFox is available for free right now. Simply sign up on the website through your VATSIM account to get access to it right away.




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Honeycomb Aeronautical Shows Production Samples of Bravo Throttle Quadrant
Posted: 22/03/2019 15:27:09


The products are expected to launch in the second quarter of this year. The hardware will work with X-Plane 11, as well as Flight Simulator X, Flight Sim World and Prepar3D.




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ORBX Showcase Bilbao (LEBB) v1.1
Posted: 20/03/2019 20:31:50


ORBX has shared some preview screenshots and information on the upcoming v1.1 update for Bilbao (LEBB).




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TE GB South XP11 SP1
Posted: 11/03/2019 16:58:41


Many of the fixes, additions and improvements have been a result of customer requests and our desire to improve the realism of the region even more.




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Aerosoft Airport Manchester XP Preview
Posted: 11/03/2019 16:55:30


Some Screenshots of the upcoming Airport Manchester for XPlane 11. This is not an update of the XP10 version but a new development.




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TrueEarth GB South and Central SP1’s Incoming
Posted: 09/03/2019 18:46:42


ORBX have service packs aplenty coming in the coming weeks. First up is SP1 for TE Netherlands AFS2, followed by SP1 for TE GB South for P3D. Finally we have a MASSIVE set of upgrades coming for TE GB South and a Central for XP11.




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X-Plane 11.32 Released
Posted: 04/03/2019 14:58:10


The second small update to X-Plane's 11.30 run has been released and contains numerous fixes to issues in both of the previous updates, 11.30 and subsequently 11.31.




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COLIMATA Preview Video Drops on Concorde's 50 Anniversary
Posted: 02/03/2019 12:39:53


Fifty years ago today in 1969, Concorde took to the skies for the very first time. Although she is no longer flying today, COLIMATA have steadily been progressing with their X-Plane 11 rendition of the iconic aircraft, which is set to go into early access soon.




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