Flight Simulator X News

Minor Orbx Central Update, Issues Overview


Orbx released their new Orbx Central application about two weeks ago. The Orbx team has been happy with the many performance improvements it has brought. However, they are also aware that some users have experienced an upgrade that did not go as smooth as the team had hoped for. Many users took to the Orbx forums to out their frustration, ask for support or report the issues they found. In an update provided by Orbx a few days ago, the team is giving an overview of the current issues with Orbx Central, and what they are doing about it. They have also updated Orbx Central with some fixes to some of the reported issues.

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UK2000 Scenery Announces Inverness Xtreme 2019

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The UK2000 Scenery team announced that they would be working on new ways to produce scenery for the simulator, with 2019 being the year that they bring the first airport using the new technology and development flows. Announced earlier today, the team shared the news that Inverness Xtreme 2019 would be the first airport released. The team has spent time
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SimDesignsCo Releases La Nubia Airport (SKMZ) for FSX

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Scenery developers SimDesignsCo has released La Nubia Airport (SKMZ) for FSX. The airport in Colombia features an 4,800ft runway, which means it has limited capacity for aircraft which can visit the airport. The airport product features detailed terminal modelling, including surrounding hangers with static aircraft. There is also a range of real photoscenery around the airport, which has been designed
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Carenado Releases S330

Carenado has released their Short 330. The release goes accompanied by a trailer that beautifully shows of the exterior, as well as the interior, of this aircraft. The Short 330 was a small, cheap and versatile aircraft produced by the Short Brothers. It came in two passenger versions, a military version and a cargo version. It is not clear if
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Flysimware Learjet 35A Updated to 4.2

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Flysimware has released an update for their Learjet 35A. This was announced by the team over on their Facebook page. The update comes with a long list of new features, fixes, and changes. The most outstanding new features of this update are the inclusion of PBR textures, as well as the addition of dynamic lighting (P3D v4.4 and up). The
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Drzewiecki Design Shares Renders for New Jetways

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Drzewiecki Design has shared a range of new images showcasing off a new “detailed animated jetway model […].” The new jetways have been built by Drzewiecki Design so that they can have full control over their look, appearance and how they work for their future products.

The team also said that they have been developed so that it can be used regardless of whether the scenery product is on FSX/P3D, by using SODE, or for X-Plane, thanks to SAM.

No further information was provided at this time.

You can see the original images on Facebook via the Drzewiecki Design Facebook page.

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Realworld Scenery Releases Florida 3D Environment 3.0 2019

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Scenery developer RealWorld Scenery has released Florida 3D Environment 3.0 2019 for FSX, FSX:SE and Prepar3D V1 - 4.5. The product adds millions of autogen houses in the state of Florida. This includes millions of trees, buildings and other autogen to give the area more immersion when flying. All of the autogen is accurately placed in the simulator where it
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Milviz Releases PC-6 Porter for FSX: Steam Edition

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Milviz has released the PC-6 Porter for FSX: Steam Edition. Despite saying that they would no longer be focusing on older simulators, the team has decided to bring over their latest release in Prepar3D V4 to FSX with only minimal changes between versions. The Milviz PC-6 Porter for FSX: Steam Edition will leave pretty much everything will be intact from
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A1R Design Bureau Yak-12A Released

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A1R Design Bureau has released their Yak-12A for FSX and Prepar3D v3. The Soviet aircraft was introduced in 1947. The -A variant of the plane was introduced in 1957, and it also the last variant of the plane to be made. The Yak-12 is a light, multipurpose aircraft used for civil aviation. However, it has also been used by the
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Microsoft Reaches End of Partnership with Dovetail Games Over Flight Simulator X

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Back in 2014, Microsoft entered an agreement with Dovetail Games to bring Flight Simulator X to Steam, but as of today, it was confirmed that the partnership is now coming to an end. The news was shared on the website (formally by Microsoft. As part of that statement, Microsoft said "We would like to take this opportunity to
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