Magknight 787 Aviator Edition Now Available

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Not so long ago, the announcement of the Aviator Edition for Magknight's 787 was made public, and has just been released. The aircraft requires X-Plane 11.30 and is only available for Microsoft Windows.

A list of features can be found below:


  • Brand new flight model built for X-Plane 11.30
  • Improved wingflex
  • Custom IRS simulation, with quick align
  • Auto-update for the lifetime of X-Plane 11
  • LED exterior lights (exclusive)
  • Revised font for cockpit textures
  • New yoke model
  • Revised cockpit textures

Electronic flight bag

  • Take-off calculator
  • PDF chart loader
  • Fuel, cargo and passenger loading


  • Most settings saved globally
  • Configurable units for weight, altimeter, minimums saved per-livery
  • Support for metric altitude
  • Optional custom cursor

Custom electrical system

  • Designed from the ground up for the 787
  • Ground power unit
  • Custom anti-ice, simulating the resistance in each mat

Helpful Pointers (exclusive)

  • Designed for online flying
  • The aircraft advises you if you forget something important such as lights or transponder


  • 10 liveries are included by default; many more are available online:
  • Air Canada, Air China, American Airlines, British Airways, Japan Airlines, LAN Airlines (pre-merger livery), LOT Polish Airlines, United Airlines, Factory (white), Factory (standard)
  • An additional blank livery is provided for livery painters, along with a full paint kit


  • Includes the Skunkcraft Updater for Auto-updates

The Aviator Edition can be purchased here for $44.95. Existing customers are entitled to a $10 upgrade fee.

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