X-Plane

X-Plane has been with us in one form or another since 1995. This revolutionary flight sim has radically differentiated itself from the competition with the implementation of real-life physics including the aerodynamics principle of blade element theory. This means that X-Plane offers one of the most realistic and dynamic experience of all the simulators; delivering realistic elements like drag, lift and other external factors and conditions.

This, in turn, means that X-Plane is capable of replicating real aerodynamic properties on theoretical aircraft giving users the ability to design and create their own aircraft within the simulator. X-Plane includes Plane Maker and Airfoil Maker; software packages to help users design their own aircraft. As a result, X-Plane has a loyal fanbase and large community of users designing and sharing their creations.

X-Plane is popular with professionals and hobbyists alike, bringing together state-of-the-art graphics, real-world physics and a wide range of simulated aircraft and locations to fly them in. X-Plane is also available across a range of platforms including Windows, Mac and Google’s Android operating system. This has made it a firm favourite with those looking to hone their skills on the go, in the office or from the comfort of their own home.

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Skunkcraft's P-51D Mustang

A Big Beautiful Doll for X-Plane!

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Airport Bergamo X

Milan’s third airport...

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Expanding X-Plane

Installing add-ons - a hints and tips guide

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SIAI-Marchetti SF-260

Raising the bar for X-Plane add-ons...

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Drzewiecki Design’s Seattle Airports Airports X

A round-robin trip visiting Seattle’s...

SIAI-Marchetti SF-260 for X-Plane

JRollon Planes has announced the release of SIAI-Marchetti SF-260...

Goodwood for X-Plane Announced

Orbx has revealed that the next UK airport for X-Plane will be...

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Just Flight's Hawk T1/A Advanced Trainer

Just’s Flight’s Advanced Trainer for X-Plane

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Orbx’s True Earth GB South

Orbx presents southern Britain in extraordinary detail...

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Denver Airport released

After eight months and well over 1,000 hours of development, KDEN Denver International Airport is now out.

News and Updates on X-Plane

From hands-on reviews to the latest releases, our expert writers will keep you up to date with X-Plane releases and news.

We will bring you all the latest news on new and updated aircraft, new airports and locations and new plugins and modules that can be added to X-Plane. Unlike some other simulators, X-Plane is built to enable users to design their own aircraft and scenery and even create their own plugin modules. So, if you create your own virtual environments, or want to try out other people’s creations, this is the only place you need go to get all the latest releases and updates.

Whether you’re using X-Plane on a laptop or on an Android mobile device, X-Plane is constantly bringing out official updates and new features. Be the first to find out about the latest updates and get our take on new features.

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