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SkyMaxx Pro Updated to Version 4.7

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X-Aviation, Maxx-XP and Sundog Software has updated SkyMaxx Pro to version 4.7. As alluded in our previous article about FS Global Real Weather, the biggest new feature that comes from the update is the new integration with the aforementioned weather engine. Although quoted as providing “more accurate cloud types” when used with FSGRW, it does also inject with other weather engines such as Active Sky XP – basically anything that works with METAR.rwx files.

Other new features include improved cloud visuals and increased maximum draw area. Virtual Reality users will also be thrilled to hear this update include the initial VR support and other various performance improvements & bug fixes.

The update is free of charge for users. You simply need to log in and re-download the original installation to and re-install. If you are yet to own the product, you can purchase via X-Aviation for $39.95.

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PILOT’S FS Global Real Weather Updated to Build 403

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PILOT'S weather engine, FS Global Real Weather (FSGRW) has a brand new update available and includes a bunch of nice new features for users. The primary new feature is the integration with Maxx XP in collaboration with Sundog Software. This integration of the two products will mean users will experience a wide range of cloud variety in their sim. For
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Little Navmap Version 2.2.2 Released

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We were recently informed of a neat little piece of freeware available called Little Navmap. "Little" - it's anything but! The research we did on the product shows it's a highly comprehensive map display tool that gives you a range of features including automatic flight plan calculation options, elevation profiling, aircraft performance planning and integration with VATSIM and IVAO. Little
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Active Sky XP Hotfix Released (B6919B)

Only released a couple of days ago, the team at HiFi SimTech are hard at work listening to feedback from the community regarding Active Sky XP (for X-Plane 11). Today, they released a small update which was causing issues for some users. Those fixes include a wind aloft issue and the occasional hanging of the application upon exit. Hotfix B6919B is
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HiFi SimTech Release Active Sky XP

HiFi SimTech has today released their highly anticipated Active Sky XP. The new edition of the popular weather engine is the first from the company for the X-Plane platform. HiFi have taken all the best bits from their weather engine for Prepar3D and designed a feature rich add-on for X-Plane users. This includes their active air effects, high-performance weather depiction
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PFPX Updated to Version 2.03 – Full Download


A few days ago, we reported that PFPX had been updated to version 2.00. Some members of the community reported some issues with the version as well as some suggestions for improvements. Acting fast on the community’s feedback, developer Flight Sim Soft has released update 2.03 which fixes those issues and adds a few new features to the mix.

As previously mentioned, version 2.0.0 brought a bunch of new features including support for restrictive airspace, vector charts and advance NOTAM filtering. Version 2.03 brings various a few new improvements such as improved route finding algorithms and a better vertical profile for routes. Furthermore, it fixes a couple of bugs with how the window settings and layouts were handled when passing multiple sections of the planning process.

The full installer has to be downloaded again, either from Aerosoft or from Flight Sim Soft’s website. I’ve just downloaded the update and can confirm you can install over version 2.0.0, without a problem.

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Immersive Audio 737NG CFM 1.2 Update Now Available

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The team at Immersive Audio has just released a brand new update for their 737NG CFM Immersion Soundpack. The Immersion Soundpack is a alternative solution for the engine sounds of the PMDG 737NGX. The free update includes a new sound-set for those that wanted a more 'bassier' feel to the engine sounds. It also has removed loop clicks, fixed the reverse
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A2A Release Dynamic Rain Effects for Developers

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A2A Simulations has today released their Dynamic Rain Effect system for developers free of charge. The physics-based engine will allow developers for both free and payware aircraft to apply the dynamic rain effect to their aircraft. The most recent release applies multi-engine support. The dynamic rain effect was first released with the A2A Bonanza, and has since been applied to various
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PFPX Version 2 Now Available

After some teases and previews, FlightSimSoft has today released version 2 of their flight planning software, PFPX. The new version contains a range of improvements over their original version, which was released many years ago. The first improvement is now PFPX enables users to see profile charts. You can clearly see the wind strengths along the route, as well as
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