X-Plane 11

PropStrike Studio Releases Quatam River For X-Plane 11

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PropStrike Studio, a developer of high quality sceneries for X-Plane 11, has released Quatam River Airport.

Located in the mountains of British Columbia, the Quatam River Airport is located just meters from its namesake on the fjords of the Quatam River. A hub for forest workers brought in to clear the valley, the 35-year-old airport features a 762-metre long dirt runway. Landings can be treacherous depending on wind direction, and the east side of the runway ends in a stand of 30-40 metre tall trees.

A must-have for any bush plane pilot, the airport features hand-painted ground textures at a resolution of 2cm per pixel near the airports. The airport can be purchased via the PropStrike Studio page for $28.00 CAD.

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Nimbus Simulation Studios Releases KORD – Chicago O’Hare International Airport v3

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After recently releasing a set of previews for this project, Nimbus Simulation Studios have released Version 3 of their KORD - Chicago O'Hare International Airport scenery. As the United States' third largest hub, Chicago O'Hare International began as an airfield serving a Douglas C-54 manufacturing plant during World War II but has since become the world's sixth busiest airport, serving
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Neighbourhoods Coming To X-Plane 11.30

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Laminar Research has dropped some interesting photographs of something that isn’t seen in current flight simulators - neighbourhoods. The X-Plane developer showed off two photos on their Facebook page showcasing what they titled ‘neighbourhood auto-gen”. The photographs showed high-resolution photos of a typical neighbourhood setting, complete with houses, a park, and mailboxes at the end of the driveway - all
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Airworthy Designs Previews Princess Juliana Airport 1.5 Update

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Developer Airworthy Designs recently took to Facebook and posted some beautiful progress shots of the upcoming 1.5 update for Princess Juliana Airport (TNCM) for X-Plane 11. As evidenced in a few of the shots, and confirmed via Facebook messages with the developer, much of the time has been spent on adding Physically Based Rendering (PBR) support for runways. When asked
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Aerosoft Release Dortmund for X-Plane

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Aerosoft released Dordmund for X-Plane (Dortmund XP). The scenery includes the entire area of Dortmund and two airports: Airport Dortmund (EDLW) as well as the airfield Hengsen-Opherdicke (EO08). The Airport Dortmund (EDLW) is the big star of this scenery package/ The whole scenery includes high resolution buildings. The scenery was made using photoreal textures. The scenery also includes a helipad at the Hospital Center North. The scenery also includes night lighting and different animated objects. It is possible to enjoy flying GA, helis and also commercial airliners at the airport. The scenery and surroundings seem to be of high quality and the screenshots show attention to detail.

The airport is priced at €21,29 including 27% VAT. You can buy the airport via this link. The airport is available for X-Plane 11 only. On the shopping page you can also find the system requirements to run the scenery.

Below you can find a selection of screenshots of the airport and its surroundings. A full feature list can be found below the screenshots.

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Descent2View Previews Chios For X-Plane 11

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Descent2View has recently shown 2 preview screenshots of their latest work-in-progress scenery, through the SimWork Studios facebook page. The scenery covers the Greek Island airport of Chios, as well as the surrounding area. Descent2View have been working on this scenery for 18 months and claims it to be a 'verbatim' model of the real-life area via the use of hundreds of
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AOA Simulations Announces Leonardo AW609 TiltRotor For X-Plane 11

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AOA Simulations has announced that they are working on a new project via their Facebook page, the Leonardo AW609 TiltRotor. The AW609 is a VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) aircraft with the purpose of serving the civil aviation market. Powered by 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6 Turboprop engines, it can reach speeds up to 509 km/h and has a top range of 1,390 km. As this is
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Carenado Release 690B Turbo Commander For X-Plane 11

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Carenado has released yet another P3D conversion to X-Plane 11, this time it is the 690B Turbo Commander, which was previewed just a week prior. This product covers the 690B Turbo Commander - A small, twin-engine G/A Aircraft with retractable gear, and Carenado's rendition of the craft has an extensive feature list: Specially designed engine dynamics for X-Plane 11 Flight
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