Category Archives: News

One Bug Base To Rule Them All

It’s very simple: if you want to file a scenery bug, it goes to the bug report form if it is actually a problem with X-Plane or the implementation of X-Plane’s core libraries.  If the functionality actually needs to go into WED … Continue reading

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Posted in Development, News | 14 Comments

Update: X-Plane 10.32r1 Steam Edition and Gizmo Do Get Along Now

There is a bug in 10.32r1 Steam Edition – some kind of interaction between Steam and Gizmo causes Gizmo to crash. Since Gizmo is loaded on startup, this means users of popular add-ons like Skymaxx Pro can’t fly. We are working … Continue reading

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Posted in News, Plugins | 18 Comments

10.32 Is Out, WED and 10.35 Soon

X-Plane 10.32 is now final – you’ll get an auto-update message when you run X-Plane. Coming soon: 10.35 – we still have code to put the finishing touches on, but the plan is to release more Gateway airports in 10.35.  This will … Continue reading

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Posted in Development, News | 60 Comments

Try X-Plane 10.32r1

X-Plane 10.32r1 is now available to beta test – to get it, run the updater and click “get new betas”.  Release notes here. 10.32r1 is another small patch aimed at fixing critical bugs. Hopefully soon (E.g. in a week or two) … Continue reading

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Posted in Development, News | 63 Comments

Scenery Enhancement From AlpilotX and XFlyer

I want to link to two scenery add-ons that are now available for X-Plane 10: Alpilotx’s HD Scenery Mesh version 3 is out now.  There’s a bunch of good stuff going on here: The mesh quality is cranked way up. … Continue reading

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Posted in News | 30 Comments

X-Plane 10 Mobile Is Out!

We finally shipped X-Plane 10 Mobile!  Here’s the official press release: Laminar Research, creators of the X-Plane flight simulator franchise, has announced the release of X-Plane 10 Mobile, the premiere flight simulation product for the iPad and iPhone.X-Plane 10 Mobile was … Continue reading

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Sibling Rivalry

When I was very young, it was hard to watch my younger brother get presents on his birthday. I was jealous! Why should he get all of the attention?  I was here first! When I was just a little bit older, I … Continue reading

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Posted in Development, iPhone, Mobile Devices, News | 22 Comments

X-Plane 10.31 Is Out – Steam Soon

X-plane 10.31 is now final; if you’ve run X-Plane 10.30 you probably already know that. Steam Users: the Steam Edition of 10.31 for OS X was broken, so we rolled it back to 10.30.  We’ll get 10.31 out on Steam as soon … Continue reading

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Diagnosing Crashes in X-Plane 10.30

Since X-Plane 10.30 shipped, we have received a lot of feedback about the stability of X-Plane 10.30 – or rather, the lack thereof.  We are getting more bug reports that the sim crashes, more tech support requests, and more discussion of … Continue reading

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Posted in Development, News | 19 Comments

Please Try X-Plane 10.31r2

Quick note: 10.31r2 is up on servers now.  Please try it!!  We think this is a keeper 10.31 – it has just a few more bug fixes.  A list of fixes is here.

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