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FSElite Interview: Laminar Research – X-Plane 11 Vulkan and More

Join us as we chat with Ben Supnik from Laminar Research who gives us all the details about the upcoming Vulkan / Metal update for X-Plane 11.

We also discuss what he thinks about the new Microsoft Flight Simulator along with how third-party support is impacting the current ecosystem of X-Plane 11.

You can listen to the MP3 version here.

 

Update: Here’s a very rough transcript from the conversation. Please note this was done using an automated service.

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FSElite Exclusive: A Future X-Plane Update Will Focus on Weather, Clouds and Lighting

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In an exclusive interview with FSElite, Ben Supnik has confirmed to us that Laminar Research will begin development on overhauling the weather, cloud and lighting engine within the world of X-Plane. When asked about what the future of X-Plane will look like, Ben said that "The very next thing on my to-do list, we can examine everything about weather, clouds, lighting and all that
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Microsoft Flight Simulator Developer Interview

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During X019, we interviewed two of the developers behind the upcoming Microsoft Flight Simulator. We discuss VR, the possibility of seasons and also briefly touch upon the newest announcement of airline manufacturers working with the teams to bring aircraft to the simulator. You can watch the full interview above via our YouTube video. If you liked what you saw, please
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Interview with Aerosoft’s Mathijs Kok

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During FSWeekend, we interviewed project manager and member of the Aerosoft team, Mathijs Kok. During the interview, we speak a little about the upcoming A330 Professional, the all-new CRJ Professional and also the new airline economy application, OnAir. In related content, we also shared our hands-on with the A330 which was also shown off at the show, along with our
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FSElite Original: Interview With PhotoSim Labs

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Earlier this week, new developer PhotoSim Labs finally released Bimini For Prepar3D. The long-awaited scenery covers a range of South Bimini and Cat Cay, with full renditions of South Bimini Airport (MYBS) and Cat Key Airport (MYCC). The islands themselves have also been faithfully recreated in immense detail with various custom buildings, hotels and much more. The road to release was a
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Microsoft Flight Simulator Developer Interview – Episode 2: Aerodynamics & Cockpit

Direct from the Microsoft Flight Simulator Global preview event in Seattle, join us we interview core members of the development teams at Asobo Studio and Microsoft.

Over three episodes we will interview the teams behind the new flight simulator over the world & weather, aerodynamics & cockpits and finally community engagement. In this episode, we speak to Sebastian Wloch and Martial Bossard all about the aerodynamics & cockpits in Microsoft Flight Simulator (also known as FS2020 to the community).

Microsoft Flight Simulator was announced at E3 and we have been following the progress since.

Stay tuned for our final episode (number 3) coming tomorrow. (Links below for you to bookmark). Be sure to check out our 4K footage from the simulator, as well as, episode 1 which focused on the world and weather.

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Hands-On with Microsoft Flight Simulator

Technical Overview for Microsoft Flight Simulator

[Premier – live on October 2nd @ 16:00z] Microsoft Flight Simulator Developer Interview – Episode 3: Community Engagement

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Microsoft Flight Simulator Developer Interview – Episode 1: World and Weather

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Direct from the Microsoft Flight Simulator Global preview event in Seattle, join us we interview core members of the development teams at Asobo Studio and Microsoft. Over three episodes we will interview the teams behind the new flight simulator over the world & weather, aerodynamics & cockpits and finally community engagement. In this episode, we speak to David Dedeine and
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New Aerosoft A330 Professional Previews – Virgin Atlantic Livery

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Although there is no real new information regarding the upcoming Aerosoft A330 Professional aircraft, Dave Hodges did share a few new screenshots of the aircraft sporting the Virgin Atlantic livery from within the simulator. The last we heard about the project, is that it currently is progressing well with just a show-stopper coming from the TrueLight package which will be
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FSElite Exclusive: [NOW LIVE] Live Interview with MilViz About Future Products

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Now Live: Join us later today for an exclusive LIVE interview with Colin from MilViz. Colin will be joining John from the FSElite team as they show off some upcoming aircraft and also some exclusive news about what the future holds for the developer. We'll be broadcasting the interview live on both Twitch and YouTube today (August 23rd 2019) from 17:00 zulu.
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