Supercritical Simulations Group Updates B747-8 Inter Anniversary Edition to V2.1.1

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Aircraft developer Supercritical Simulations Group (SSG) has updated their B 747-8 Inter Anniversary Edition to V2.1.1. The new update is relatively minor but does enhance areas of the cockpit and external modelling.

The new update fixes various 3D cockpit issues along with enhancing the cockpit and livery textures. Exactly what those fixes and enhancements are is now made clear by the changelog. Furthermore, the gear taxing issue is fixed, along with an issue when entering DEP/ARR data into the FMC.

To obtain the update, you will need to head over to and redownload the addon from your account. You can also update via the Skunkcraft updater tool.
If you’re looking to buy the SSG aircraft, you can do so from for $65.00.

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SSG 747-8 Anniversary Edition Update V2.1 Released

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After the initial release last month, Supercritical Simulations Group (SSG) has released the latest update for their 747-8 Anniversary Edition on X-Plane 11. The new update sees a large number of changes and improvements based off of community feedback and their own internal testing. In terms of changes and fixes, the team has worked on elements of systems and controls,
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Supercritical Simulations Group Releases B747-8 Inter Anniversary Edition

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Development team Supercritical Simulations Group (SSG) has released their B747-8 Inter Anniversary Edition for X-Plane 11. The aircraft is a continuation of the previous release building on with all-new features, modelling and texture work. The Anniversary Edition (also known as V2) includes a range of new features including an entirely new 3D model. Users will experience added animations, new "cut"
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SSG Releases Further Previews of Their 747-8i V2

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Developer Supercritical Simulations Group has released further previews of their 747-8i V2 development over on the X-Plane forum. Ricardo Bolognini posted the screenshots showing many shots of the Primary Flight Display along with the centre pedestal and Flight Management Computer. Ricardo also commented about how they came to choose the font sizing and resolution used in the update with advisory from
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New SSG Previews of 747-8 Cockpit Night Lighting

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Supercritical Simulations Group (SSG) has shared some brand new previews of their upcoming 747-8 for X-Plane 11. The new previews specifically show off the new and improved night lighting from within the cockpit. The developer took to the forums to talk about the new cockpit dynamic lighting. Ricardo Bolognini said "she is getting beautiful, is she not?" This was then followed
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SSG Previews 747-8V2 PFD for X-Plane


Supercritical Simulations Group has released screenshots of their updated 747-8V2 PFD’s over on their forum.

The 747-8 by SSG has been released for some time but the team are working on making vast improvements to the systems and in-cockpit texturing to really enhance the aircraft in version 2.

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SSG Releases Boeing 747-8 Version 1.9.2

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Supercritical Simulations Group, or SSG, as we know them, has announced the released of version 1.9.2 of their Boeing 747-8. With the new release out of the way, development of their Boeing 747-8 Version 2 for X-Plane will become their primary focus. The announcement also sheds a bit of light on the history of SSG, and how the group got
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PMDG 747-400/8 QOTS II PBR Update Released

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Over on their forum, PMDG has announced that they've pushed out build 3.00.9329 which implements PBR for Prepar3D v4.4 users. This update release follows after numerous previews posted by PMDG featuring the main feature, PBR which is implemented as of this build. Asides from PBR, other small bug fixes, tweaks and general cleanup have been added to further improve the overall
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Supercritical Simulations Group Update on the 747-8 V2

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In celebration of the Birthday to the Queen of the Skies, Supercritical Simulations Group has provided news that they are working on the 2nd version of their 747-8 for X-Plane and shared some new previews on the project. The aircraft is being worked on from the ground up, meaning everything is going to be redone. This will include a new
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PMDG Previews 747 QOTS II PBR Update

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Behind the scenes, Jason from PMDG has been hard at work revamping their models to accommodate Prepar3D v4's new PBR rendering capability. This process has required a significant amount of work, especially since their 747 product line includes 14 different variants that must each be adjusted accordingly to accommodate P3D's new capability.
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