Captain Sim has announced on their forums that version 1.1 of the 757 CAPTAIN III will include a 4-door model of the 757 for free. The repaint kit is currently available. To view the announcement, please click here.
Posted on their Facebook page, FlyTampa have stated: "Yeah, I know, you guys would rather have Heathrow & Dubai with SODE Off technology. Whatever that is. & Las Vegas is coming up next, with some slick Easter eggs. Anyway, Here's good old Boston Logan for Prepar3D V4+ Release should be this weekend - Boston Logan International (KBOS) airport V4 Rebooted - High-Resolution 2k Terminal Textures - 3D Tunnels, Bridges & Airport Island Coastlines - Advanced Specular & Normal Mapping shaders used on Airport surfaces - Dynamic Lighting & optional FX Lighting for slower systems - Animated & Static Vehicles - Animated Ramp People - Stunning Wet Weather & Snow Effects - Volumetric Grass - Animated Jetways at all gates - Optimized thoroughly with use of LODs - Configuration tool to help customize your experience - Compiled with latest Prepar3Dv4.2 SDK" This announcement comes with 16 preview photos. To view the announcement and photos, please click here.
Announced on their Facebook page, UK2000 has given the first previews of their upcoming East Midlands Xtreme for X-Plane. Features included are: Custom Light fx's and halo's. Custom Taxiways so you can see the stand you are selecting in the UI. Ground routes for AI (Coming soon™) Physical Based Rendering on terminals There could also be more features to come in the future! For a price of £16.99. The project is currently in beta. To view the announcement and previews, please click here.
Black Box Simulation has released an update on their Facebook page to announce v0.87.8. Fixes in v0.87.8 include: "1 - fixes CTD situations entering bad / erronious navdata 2 - fixes P3DV4.2 missing fcu digits and switches etc 3 - Guaranteed Malware Free !" To view the announcement, please click here.
Drzewiecki Design has released their latest X-Plane product in the form of NY Airports v2 XP: KJFK, KLGA, KTEB and NY Airports v2 XP: KEWR, KLDJ, KCDW. The update to v2 from v1 comes with a discount and new features. To view the announcement, please click here.
Orbx developer Jarrad Marshall has announced a new line of Orbx products called CityScene. The scenery is designed to accurately bring more detail to cities and the surrounding urban areas. Updates to the buildings, roads, mesh, vector data, and more all included. The first product in this line is CityScene Gold Coast developed by Orbx's latest addition to the team, Allen Kriesman. To view the full announcement and more on what's included in CityScene, please click here.
Turbulent Designs has posted on their Facebook page on February 21st stating that their upcoming Glacier Park International Airport is approaching the beta stage of development. They have also included a number of new preview photos. To view announcement and photos, please click here.
MILVIZ have posted an update on their Facebook page on February 20th regarding the status of their in development KA350i. According to them "the PFDs are fully independent. The chronometers, display modes, and other various settings can be set on either side and are updated and displayed accordingly. As well, the FMS is progressing and several new pages have been added" To view the announcement, please click here.
FTX EU Germany North has just been released by ORBX. Over 70,653 square miles of terrain is covered extending to the borders of Denmark, the Netherlands, and Poland. To view the product page, please click here.
Just announced via Facebook, Flightbeam Studios has announced their development of Auckland Intl HD. Release is slated as the airport to be released after KMSP. To view the forum announcement, please click here and the Facebook announcement here.