Category Archives: First Look

x+s+r // first look: carenado f33a bonanza

Carenado’s Bonanza models have been my “go-to” files for GA goodness ever since they released their first model for Xp, but then again, I grew up in these things and by the time I was a teenager I knew Dad’s … Continue reading

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x+s+r // lira + nzmb + orbx / egcb

Three seriously interesting files today, one of them being, or course, the first truly new Orbx release for X-plane. Interestingly enough, the other two files – both freeware – could be as significant – at least for a few people … 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 // Fly J Sim 737-200 v3 // first look

I’m the first to admit this, but I’ve been rooting for this file for a while. I love the IXEG 733 but I’m just not a fan of flying with an FMS. I learned to fly with VOR/DME, and the … Continue reading

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x+s+r first look // eddf frankfurt // aerosoft

D Picked up the news yesterday from Ollie over at FlightDeskX that AeroSOFT had just released EDDF Frankfurt, and it’s now available at the Org. So, we wanted to get up some first impressions, and a few screenshots too, as soon … Continue reading

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x + sim + reviews + (a quick look around Albuquerque, or pass the Rolaids​, please)

Well, me-oh-my, Mr. X has up and done it. He’s gone pro. So, the big question right now is??? Is his work worth the money, or should he just stick with making freeware files in his spare time? If you … Continue reading

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