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Aerobask Announces Embraer Phenom 300

Aerobask has announced that they have created an Embraer Phenom 300(also known as the EMB-505) for X-Plane, and it is nearly ready for release.

The Embraer Phenom 300 is Embraer’s most successful private jet, able to be configured to fit up to 11 occupants and flown by private owners and corporations alike the world over with some 500 aircraft in service. The Phenom 300 was introduced in 2009 and is growing competition to Cessna’s Citation jets, featuring state of the art modern avionics, a spacious cabin, and a range of about 2,270nm.

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Laminar Research Updates X-Plane to V11.51b

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after many iterations in Beta, in September of this year, Laminar Research - creators of X-Plane - released a crucial update, Version 11.50 which included support for Vulkan and Metal API engines. Since September, Laminar Research has worked closely with the X-Plane community to identify some of the persistent issues that users may be experiencing since they updated to V11.50.
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AOA Simulations Reiterates X-Plane Commitment, Previews V-22

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Following the release of Microsoft Flight Simulator, AOA Simulations has reiterated in a Facebook announcement their commitment to the X-Plane development environment. However, the developer added that they did not rule out development for "other platforms" in the future, without further details. The company cited that X-Plane fitted well their current business scheme, and that as it was a great
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Indiafoxtecho Announces End of X-Plane Support

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Indiafoxtecho has announced on a Facebook post they would stop support for X-Plane 11 and showcased in the meantime their next project on MSFS. End of Support for X-Plane Indiafoxtecho indicated in their post that while they appreciated their work on X-Plane, they did not have time anymore to provide support for the platform. Subsequently, they will stop selling their
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FlightFactor Details Future Roadmap

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In a forum post, Roman aka Ramzzess, co-founder of FlightFactor, shared with the community their insights for the future of FlightFactor. As the team considers that their 757, 767 and A350 are now stable and that their A320 will soon be out of Beta, the team now has room left to organize their future developments. Right now, the team
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Orbx Announces TrueEarth Balearic Islands for XP


Orbx has announced on their forums that their next TrueEarth region for X-Plane would be off the coast of Spain, in the Balearic Islands. The Balearic islands are a major touristic site of Spain, welcoming more than 16 million visitors each year. The scenery will be fully integrated starting with a highly precise light detection and ranging (LIDAR) mesh, reworked aerial photography, dedicated autogen and vegetation as well as custom points of interest. No mention was done regarding the airports in those islands or the compatibility with the already existing sceneries. Judging by the screenshots, some night lighting might be in order, but it is yet to early to tell to which extent that will happen. A set of nice screenshots were shared, that you will find below.

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Just Flight Updates Traffic Global for X-plane 11

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Just Flight has released its next major update for Traffic Global for X-Plane 11 to version v1.0.9454 for both Windows and Mac. This update factors in X-Plane 11.50 beta 1-11 as well as 11.41 rev 1. Just Flight reminds us that this update may not be compatible with future updates of X-Plane. However, if something gets broken in future beta updates
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FSDG Releases Rhodes for X-Plane 11

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It's been a busy week for FSDG, who has just released their Rhodes scenery for X-Plane 11 right after releasing Nairobi Lite for P3D. The FSDG rendition includes the entire island, as well as the two aeronautical platforms, with Maritsa Airport (LGRD), that only sees military activity, and the main Diagoras International Airport (LGRP). These two airports are just 3
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X-Codr Designs Announces Airport Enhancement Package for X-Plane

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Scenery developer X-Codr Designs has announced they were working on an Airport Enhancement Package for default X-Plane airports. The package aims at replacing the majority of default X-Plane airports buildings and textures, and limited regionalization of the airport buildings and vegetation. This overall targets at increasing immersion on most airports. This global package will be compatible with other similar popular
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