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FlightFactor A320 Ultimate v0.9.2 Beta Released

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Over on the X-Plane.org forum, FlightFactor has announced that they’ve pushed the long-awaited v0.9.2 beta update for their A320 Ultimate add-on for X-Plane 10 and 11.

This update introduces quite a few major features including virtual reality support with two modes, alternative input methods, datarefs for each cockpit action and more which can be found in the comprehensive changelog at the end of this article.

To obtain this update, tick ‘beta’ in the updater. If you encounter any bugs, ensure you report them on the forum thread so they get dealt with as soon as possible.

If you haven’t already, you should check out our previous post regarding plans and future updates for the A320 Ultimate here.

If you don’t already own it, you can grab a hold of the Flight Factor A320 Ultimate on the X-Plane.org store for a price of $89.95 (Excl. VAT) for X-Plane 10 or 11.

 
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Richer Simulations Argyle Intl. Airport (TVSA) Release Close

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Over on their Facebook page, Richer Simulations has announced that their Argyle International Airport (TVSA) scenery to come to FSX and Prepar3D has gone into its final stages of beta testing meaning a release is on the horizon. Along with the brief update, they updated their Facebook page's cover photo with a GIF of the airport transitioning gracefully from day to night
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X-Plane 11.31 RC1 Released

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The team at Laminar Research has released a small 11.31 RC1 patch to follow up with their 11.30 release which fixes minor bugs that have been reported by users. No major changes have been brought up in this release. Below, you'll find the 'Known Bugs' list which Laminar Research is aware of and are working on to fix in later builds.
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FlightFactor Statement on A320 Plans & Updates

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Many questions have been sent to the developer in late months in regards to the future of the model which has so far received more than one-hundred updates since initial release. The aircraft is still 'technically' in open beta but in fact, it is one of the most whole and complete models in X-Plane and is quite stable. The team are still fully committed to holding the objectives outlined on this webpage.
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Captain Sim 757 Freighter Expansion Enters Beta

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Here’s a little something for the freight dogs to get excited over. Over on their Facebook page, Captain Sim has announced that their 757 Freighter Expansion has gone into beta meaning its time to release the first set of previews on it's product page. It appears that this time around we will get both the PW and RR variants in this
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FlyInside FS Released on Steam + December Update

Announced over on their news section, the team at FlyInside has released their still-in-development virtual-reality focused flight simulator on Steam as an Early Access product. To accompany the Steam release, a major December update has also been pushed out.

The December Update for FlyInside FS introduces all new and improved scenery, an improved flight model and an assortment of improvements. Scenery improvements bring along denser objects, improved building models and high-res ground imagery. In addition to all of this, a video has been released to showcase this update in all of its glory.

The next set of priorities for FlyInside is to implement European scenery and to bring the world to life by introducing road/air traffic.

If you don’t own FlyInside FS, you can grab a hold of it on Steam as an Early Access product for a price of €30.99 (Incl. VAT). You can learn more about FlyInside FS and it’s requirements here.

Existing customers can obtain the update inside the sim using ‘Sim -> Check for Updates’. If you’d like to move your copy over to Steam free of charge, you can contact [email protected] to request a Steam key.

 
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Update: Aerosoft Mega Airport Prague Available for Prepar3D V4

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Update 12-Dec-2018: Aerosoft has released an 'official' version via their webstore. Users will find the new version in their customer account. The old serial and email address will work just fine. Owners of the boxed version can acquire an update by writing to the support team at XHT Labs. The product page also states that the developer has now taken full
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FlightFactor A350 v1.5 Beta Released

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In a forum post, a FlightFactor developer has announced that they've pushed a v1.5 Beta update to the FlightFactor A350 for X-Plane 11. This v1.5 beta update brings along a couple of changes and fixes although none major except for being built on a new version of SASL which can potentially bring some issues. Some bugs squished are hardware throttles
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FSElite First Look: Vertx DA-62

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Sean Moloney, best known for his work at RealAir, has recently returned to the flight sim world after a prolonged absence. With him, he brings a new development studio, a new product line, but most importantly, a new plane, the Vertx DA-62. From the ashes of RealAir comes Sean’s talent roaring back into life. Today, we’re taking a first look
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FSElite Exclusive: Envtex SP2 Previews

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TOGA Projects have kindly provided us with some exclusive Envtex Service Pack 2 information and eye-catching previews to share. Word of SP2 comes nearly two years after the initial release of Envtex which has come a long way in terms of development. Continuing development and providing support for Envtex is really important to the developers. They would like to thank
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