Aerobask DA50 RG full review for X-Plane 11

Whenever Aerobask makes a new aircraft for X-Plane, I pay attention. They have made some excellent aircraft over the last few years offering a mix of features, capabilities, while offering beautiful visuals and great sounds. They often hit a sweet spot between price, performance and simulation level. They give us not quite study level options…

News round-up for April 9, 2022

It has been a slightly quieter week in the world of flight simulation but that doesn’t mean there hasn’t been some news kicking around and so here are some updates that I haven’t written about through the week. X-Plane 12 updates Laminar Research continue to show off what their third party developers are up to…

iniSimulations offering A300 Beluga for £9.99 in short sale

The X-Plane 11 A300 Beluga ST, part of iniSimulations On The Line series, is one of the more unique entrants to the airliner and cargo carrier world and for a very short period of time you can own it for £9.99. Flash sale For a very limited time, iniSimulation is offering the A300 ST Beluga…

Thranda releases Cessna 208 for X-Plane 11

The folks at Thranda have released their Cessna 208 Caravan and Grand Caravan for X-Plane 11. Let’s have a look at the latest release from these expert aircraft makers. The latest in Dynamic Generation Series The Thranda C208 is the latest in their ‘Dynamic Generation Series’ which indicates that the aircraft comes with a wide…

Thranda releases training videos for Cessna 208

X-Plane aircraft maker Thranda are in the process of putting what looks to be the finishing touches on the Cessna 208 Caravan and Grand Caravan coming to X-Plane. A series of training and tutorial videos have come out over the last several days. Let’s have a look! Prepare for flight Designed in the 1970s and…

Flight Journal: First impressions of the DA50 RG

This is a two-for-one article where I do one of my Flight Journal pieces while also giving my first impressions of the brand new DA50 RG from Aerobask. Released just yesterday, the new general aviation aircraft is a great cross country cruiser so that’s what I decided I would do in some familiar territory. Let’s…

Aerobask DA50 RG now available!

The Diamond DA50 RG is relatively new to general aviation in the real world and X-Plane aircraft maker Aerobask have jumped on this latest Diamond aircraft to offer what looks like yet another impressive aircraft release for X-Plane 11… and 12. On sale now Building on the Aerobask DA62, this single engine version of the…

News round-up: AH-64, 146 Pro, RV-14, new campaigns, more!

Flight sim related news is flying in quickly these days and there’s a lot going on all around the community. We have news about DCS’s AH-64D, a live stream of the Just Flight 146 Professional and DA 50RG, early reviews of SimWorks Studios RV-14, a new DCS: Syria based campaign for the F/A-18, and so…

Aerobask’s DA-50 is coming next week

A new trailer is out on the X-Plane.Org YouTube channel advertising that Aerobask’s new DA-50RG is due out next week. Let’s have a look! Coming next week The new trailer from X-Plane.org Store YouTube channel leads with the most poignant information: the DA-50 is coming next week! The trailer advertises the aircraft’s systems which include…

Orbx TrueEarth Balearic Islands review

Following up from my Orbx TrueEarth Canary Islands review, I wanted to do a review of the Balearic Islands for X-Plane 11. These three islands in the Mediterranean have lots of details and make for a great destination. So, let’s have a look! Orbx TrueEarth in 2022 If you missed my review of the Canary…