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    Butnaru, the developer behind a series of sceneries that have been released over the last few months, has released a new scenery package for the Chicago Midway International Airport.
    This scenery features animated personnel, trucks, and an accurate representation of the airport.
    You can find more information and view additional images of this scenery by viewing the product page on X-Plane.org.
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    Hydroz has released their PBY-5A Catalina. The product is available for purchase with a cost of $24.95.
    You can find more info on this product, including additional screenshots at Hydroz.net.
    This product is being sold at X-Plane.org.
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    Cameron at X-Aviation reports that several X-Aviation members are in Amsterdam this year.
    You can read a brief post about this at the X-Aviation Blog.
    Updates will be posted to the blog as Austin Meyer announces X-Plane 10 in conjunction with Aerosoft to the crowd at the largest flight sim conference in the world.
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    K&A, developers of the beautiful T28, have been hard at work with a new project! This time around they will be producing a De Havilland Canada DHC-1 "CHIPMUNK."
    Arnaud has released some information about this new project, stating that it may be released within the coming days or weeks.
    More information on this project can be found here.
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    X-Aviation's CEO has been testing products in X-Plane 10 to ensure compatibility with their catalog of products.
    Cameron's latest blog posting shows X-Plane 10 and RealScenery Oahu working together nicely with a nicely colored sky and using the new default 747-400.
    You can see the X-Plane 10 screenshots here.
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    Laminar Research has released a new video showing off X-Plane 10's art assets.
    The new autogen is very impressive, and it's evident early on that X-Plane 10 is shaping up to be a huge update. Check out the video below (and don't mind the flying skills. Laminar says they'll have a new 747 prepared in no time to fix up the damage)!

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    SoulMade Simulations, a new developer to X-Plane, has been showing off progress of their upcoming DHC-2 Beaver.
    While the aircraft is stated to still be in early development by SoulMade's main developer (Pete), the work going into it thus far is proving to be very well done.
    You can follow progress and information, as well as see new screenshots of the project by viewing the topic here at X-Pilot.
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    Scenery4XP has released Seattle-Tacoma International Airport as part of its Boeing Country series. This scenery comes with an accurate representation of SeaTac, as well as the other previously released products in the series for the price of $29.95.
    Included airports are:
    KSEA (SEATAC) (International airport and gateway to the west)
    KBFI - BOEING FIELD (Main test facility for Boeing Aircraft)
    KRNT - RENTON MUNI (Main assembly plant for Boeing 737)
    KPWT - BREMERTON NATIONAL (General Aviation airport 25 miles west of Seattle)
    You can purchase this scenery at the X-Plane.org store.
    More information can also be found on the Scenery4XP website.