Category Archives: Aircraft file reviews

x+s+r // 727v3 + tokyo4xp city file

Above, the IXEG 733 at UKHH. Just a reminder…this is the reigning champ of aircraft in X-plane. But Fly-J-Sim is mounting a challenge with their new version of the 727 series, and it came out earlier today…so we’d better take a … Continue reading

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x+s+r // 741 + carenado pa31 navajo

We usually focus on scenery files, but not tonight. Let’s start with a freeware 747-100 (741), commonly referred to as turboblazer’s 747. This file has been around a while and paints come out for the file from time to time. … Continue reading

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x+s+r // mooneytunes

After fiddling around with Xp 11.25rc2 for a few days I wandered over to KLAS Las Vegas to take a look around. With all kinds of new assets in Wed showing up, I wanted to see what the airport looked … Continue reading

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x+s+r // PC12 First Look

Deep in the middle of the night, Carenado snuck another one in on us. Their freshly revised, Xp11 compliant Pilatus PC12 released overnight – and as is their usual practice – the file is only at the Carenado Store…for now. … Continue reading

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x+s+r // rhinebeck & the waco kid

Rhinebeck & The Waco Kid? Sounds kind of like the title to a Blazing Saddles parody… Well, not really. Not this time, anyway (though the idea has merit). No, this is more like an aircraft review, but…not really. Maybe more … Continue reading

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x+s+r // ksna // E-170

It’s been a long time comin’… There’ve been a few KSNAs in X-plane over the years, none very good, though we have had one FsX conversion that showed up once that wasn’t exactly bad. Well, that state of affairs is … Continue reading

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x+s+r // ssg + e-195

When we reviewed SSGs first few files, their original 748 and E-jets, we were impressed with their systems programming – yet a little less than impressed with some of the modeling we saw. Well, that was then, and this is, … Continue reading

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