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Airworthy Designs TNCM Updated to v1.7

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Over on their Facebook page, Airworthy Designs has announced that they’ve pushed an update for their TNCM – Princess of the Caribbean – Part 1 scenery for X-Plane 11.

Version 1.7 has been released to patch compatibility issues prefaced in the latest release of X-Plane 11. Along with that, a small set of changes has also been included to help users achieve better performance with a reduced VRAM usage on their graphics cards. You can view the complete changelog at the end of this article.

If not already showing up in the store, owners of the product should be able to access the update by tomorrow.

If you don’t already own Airworthy Designs’ TNCM – Princess of the Caribbean – Part 1, you can grab a hold of it on the store for a price of $32.95 (Incl. VAT).

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Maps2XPlane Antarctica4XPlane Part 3 Released (Freeware)

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Over on the Aerosoft forum, it has been announced that Maps2XPlane Antartica4XPlane Part 3 has been released to continue their Antarctic adventure. Antarctica4XPlane Part 3 Coverage Map Antarctica4XPlane Part 3 is a fully comprehensive freeware mesh rendition of Coats Land and the western parts of Queen Maud land for X-Plane. It features a realistically shaped terrain model covered with a
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X-Plane 11.30 Officially Released as Stable

Laminar Research has finally released X-Plane 11.30 as a stable platform for users to enjoy. After numerous beta testing periods and release candidate testing, the Release Candidate 3 (rc3) has been approved as the stable version of the simulator. The news was confirmed directly from the developers between a private message between our friend Belgeode and the team at X-Plane 11. Version
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Airworthy Designs St Barts Material Texture Previews

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Airworth Designs announced that development of St Barts had started a few weeks ago. Things have moved on swiftly since, and the team are now previewing material texturing on the product. The images show how detailed the ground polys will be on both the arpon and also the runway. You can follow Airworthy Designs via Facebook to stay up to date.
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[UPDATE: New Screenshot] ImagineSim Announce Austin (KAUS) Coming to X-Plane 11

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Update on 11-Jan-19 @ 16:00z: A single new image was posted by ImagineSim showing off the airport at dawn/dusk. == Original Article - Published 09-Jan-2019 == On Facebook, developers ImagineSim has shared two screenshots which announce that they are bringing their Austin (KAUS) scenery to X-Plane 11. The two previews demonstrate that the ground layouts are implemented into the simulator
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Nimbus Simulation Chicago Update Coming Soon

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Nimbus Simulations has shown off a couple of shots over on their Facebook page of a small update that is soon going to be released. No details were given regarding what this update will include however they did show off some shots of what is to come.

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Aerosoft Updated Airport London-Heathrow for X-Plane 11

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Aerosoft has made available a brand new update for their London-Heathrow Airport for X-Plane 11. Originally released for X-Plane 10, the new update brings full compatibility with the newer version of the simulator. The product was developed by Sim-Wings and includes a full rendition of London's busiest airport (the 3rd in the World). That means all terminal buildings, gates, parking
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Freeware Madeira (LPMA) Scenery Released for X-Plane 11

Over on the forum, user, TheAdrianDD has released a high-fidelity freeware rendition of Madeira Airport (LPMA) for X-Plane 11. Madeira Airport or Funchal Airport is located in the Portuguese archipelago of Madeira. It is well-known for its infamous approach procedures. It is the fourth busiest airport in Portugal mainly hosting flights to metropolitan European destinations with over 40 airlines. This means
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Runway26 Simulations Announces Miami for X-Plane 11

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Runway26 Simulations took to Facebook earlier today to announce that they are currently developing Miami International Airport for X-Plane 11. The hugely busy hub in Florida will be faithfully recreated to X-Plane users to add to their growing library of airports. Miami is one of the busiest airports in America due to the numerous airlines that have a hub there,
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Windsock Simulations Confirmed to be Porting Milan Malpensa to X-Plane 11

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In a brief post on Facebook, developer Windsock Simulations confirmed that they are working with David Rosenfeld to bring his Milan Malpensa to X-Plane 11. For those that don't know, Windsock Simulations work on porting over current Prepar3D airports to Laminar Research's platform. Their most current in-development conversion is the Tailstrike Design's version of Bergamo Airport (LIME). No other details were released
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