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TorqueSim Updates Development Blog for the Islander BN-2

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TorqueSim announced that the Islander BN-2 is coming to X-Plane just a little over two weeks ago. Since then, the team has continued to develop the aircraft and now wants to share some additional details with the community. This week’s blog post focuses on the interior and panel, along with a new livery.

The new interior shots preview the efforts that TorqueSim has put into developing this adaptive aircraft. The aircraft can take on some of the most challenging conditions in aviation and as such, TorqueSim have added a “high capable avionics package” to the aircraft, along with dual GPS and a full set of gauges for both pilot and copilot. The screenshots show off the traditional steam gauges, but the team also said that the AFM G5 instruments have also been tested and they are working on a version of that for the aircraft.

In addition, the team also added that they have developed a powerful custom-coded electrical system which “far exceeds” anything in X-Plane’s scope or capability. Furthermore, there is a KFC 225 autopilot system, a full set of working circuit breakers and a Garmin-like transponder.

Finally, it was confirmed that beta testing of the aircraft will soon start.

You can read the full blog post here to stay updated.

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TorqueSim SR22 Development Update 4

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TorqueSim has taken the habit to update the community on the progress of their SR22 on a regular basis. The 4th update starts with a statement concerning the COVID-19 situation and further elaborates their approach to the engine behavior model. Covid-19 Statement The TorqueSim team is currently monitoring the situation, and since the team works from remote places, they have
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TorqueSim Announces BN-2 Islander for X-Plane

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Aircraft developer TourqueSim has announced via a blog post, that their latest project is to be the Britten Norman BN-2 Islander for X-Plane. The Britten Norman Islander is a twin-engined, high-wing, light transport aircraft built in the United Kingdom since 1965. The Islander has a large planform wing surface area which enables a much lower takeoff, landing and low-speed performance
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TorqueSim SR22 Development Update 3

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The team at TorqueSim has shared their latest development update which highlights the progress being made on the SR22 in development for X-Plane 11. The update this week wasn't significant in terms of details, but the team did say that this week the team has integrated the 3D model into the sim, making it a huge milestone for the team.
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TorqueSim SR22 Week 2 Development Update

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Torquesim X-Plane developer has shared with us their Week 2 development progress update on their upcoming Cirrus SR22. The previews concentrates on the interior and on the electrical system. The latter is paramount on the SR22, since it drives most of the features of this aircraft, from the autopilot and instruments package to deicing the windshield and prop. Hence, a
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TorqueSim SR22 Development Update

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After being announced last week, TorqueSim has given us a small development update on their upcoming aircraft: The Cirrus SR22. The development update started with an exciting announcement, namely, that the SR22T will come bundled with the SR22. This turbocharged version of the plane sacrifices some load capabilities as well as the air conditioning in order to gain higher cruise altitudes and faster cruise speeds. It also has a three-blade prop instead of a four-blade prop.
The development update also showed off some of the work that has been going into the programming of the G1000 avionics suite. The screenshots show a custom engine page, a custom engine sidebar and a custom checklist.

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TorqueSim and RealSimGear SR22 G3 GTS Announced for X-Plane 11

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TorqueSim and RealSimGear have today announced that they are developing the SR22 G3 GTS for X-Plane 11. The Cirrus SR22 G3 GTS aircraft was released in 2007 with an increased fuel capacity over it's younger brothers, along with longer landing gear and more. The SR22 typically cruises at 180knts for a range of just over 1,000nm. The SR22 is being developed
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Torquesim Announces New Update for Their Pocket Rocket

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Developer TorqueSim has taken to Facebook to reveal details on their upcoming update (1.1.0rc3) for their Pocket Rocket aircraft along with some attractive new screenshots. Although the update will be a minor one, we know that the new update will include improvements and additions to the visual aspect of the modelling and a few minor adjustments. The FMOD sound engine
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TorqueSim Releases Update for Their Pocket Rocket

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TorqueSim has announced the release of the first update for their sporty Pocket Rocket aircraft for X-Plane 11. Following a successful release back in March, this latest patch adds new features and includes tweaks to the aircraft's external modelling along with inevitable bug fixes. What we know from the changelog is that the FMOD sound engine has now been revamped
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TorqueSim Release Pocket Rocket

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TorqueSim has released its highly anticipated Pocket Rocket product for X-Plane 11. The Pocket Rocket is a rare aircraft in the real world but is an extremely fun one to fly. TorqueSim's Pocket Rocket simulates this exciting aircraft to a great level. Some of the stand-out features of this product include a fully modelled G1000, a highly detailed 3D model
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