HEADLINES

FlightFactor Publishes Statement Regarding A320 Ultimate Nearing V1

Aircraft Update
Oct 23, 2019
As the A320 nears V1, a statement regarding FlightFactor's intentions with their A320 has today emerged. The 757 Professional was also updated with mainly bug fixes.
Orbx Formally Announces TerraFlora XP
Scenery Update
Oct 23, 2019
First unveiled at Flight Sim Show 2019, Orbx has today announced TerraFlora XP, "designed to provide realistic, HD-quality trees for the whole globe in X-Plane 11."
Just Flight Releases Traffic Global for X-Plane
Plugin Release
Oct 23, 2019
After months of development previews and teasing, Just Flight has released their rendition of an X-Plane AI addon, called Traffic Global. It was announced in April 2019.
Verticalsim Studios Releases Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)
Scenery Release
Oct 23, 2019
New Orleans has become the latest addition to Verticalsim Studios' scenery collection, following the project's recent handover of the airport from Departure Designs.

PERSPECTIVE

No Money Mondays: Beijing Nanyuan by Star Atlas

Community
Oct 2, 2019
By
Dave Neely
Star Atlas releases Beijing Nanyuan airport as freeware, the first of two Beijing airports by them.
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OPINION

Prepar3D's Add-On Quality is Flourishing. Why is X-Plane Stagnant?

Developer
Aug 29, 2019
By
Ilari Kousa
I can’t help but feel that in comparison with their ESP cousins, development of quality content has fallen behind, especially for aircraft. With the likes of FS2020 practically around the corner, X-Plane native developers should step up their game to stay relevant. Let’s look at a few practical examples.

REVIEWS

Threshold Review: Verticalsim Studios' Spokane International Airport (KGEG)

Scenery Review
Oct 5, 2019
By
Mike Cameron
Despite a few issues, I still recommend the Verticalsim Studios KGEG scenery. For $15.00 USD you will have a nicely upgraded airport that will have operating jetways to add to your flight experience.

MEDIA

Threshold Exclusive: Interview with Austin Meyer at FSExpo '19

Interview
Aug 5, 2019
By
Sam Clark
Threshold reporter Scott Havener sits down with Laminar Research founder Austin Meyer to discuss the past, present and future of X-Plane at FlightSimExpo in Orlando.