Category Archives: First Look

x+s+r // flights of fancy: hawk + 762

We’re headed up today, up there. Into the virtual sky, going to take a long, slow flight down memory lane if you will – with one foot in history and the other just out the door, out there in the … Continue reading

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x+s+r // 310R + MMMM + EDDR

So, there’s a new player now. A new aircraft file developer…Milviz, or Military Visualizations, an FsX dev that’s specialized in, you guessed it, military aircraft like the F4 Phantom over the years…so of course they come to X-plane with a … Continue reading

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x+s+r // CYUL

I love it when a new file slips out without much fanfare, without months of hyped buildup, quite beneath almost everyone’s radar. Of course, when such a file comes along and it’s a dud, well, c’est la vie…yet…yet…when one comes … Continue reading

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x+s+r // Carenado Citation II

Cessna’s original Citation I was developed for the pilot that wanted a jet but really didn’t want to have to bother with hiring a professional pilot, and under FARs at the time, the original just slipped under the requirement, as … Continue reading

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x+s+r // TBM900 Update

So, the new HotStart TBM900 released at 00:01 hrs two days ago, on the 20th, and as mentioned there were a few bugs; I also stated that there is nothing at all unusual about this state of affairs, especially given … Continue reading

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x+s+r // EYVI + TBM900: released

This has been an unusually slow week for new files of any sort, though the imminent release of the HotStart TBM has livened things up while we wait, as X-Aviation’s preview features were well produced and a welcome interlude. JustSIMs … Continue reading

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x+s+r // OMDB Dubai International

The definition of a conundrum is itself a little unsettling, and it most often reads something a little like this: a confusing or difficult problem or question. Writing a review of Aviotek’s new OMDB Dubai International is a bit of … Continue reading

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