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    News from all over the X-Plane world!

    X-Pilot
    DreamFoil Creations has announced the release of their Robinson R22 helicopter for X-Plane. This aircraft features accurate flight dynamics, high quality 3D art, custom 3D sounds from the DreamEngine sound plugin, and much more!
    If you're interested in purchasing this aircraft you can grab it at the X-Plane.org store for $34.95.
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    Philipp Münzel, a member of the Take Command! CRJ-200 development team, has announced a Remote CDU project for the CRJ-200.
    The Remote CDU is a web based HTML5 application that will allow you to run your CRJ-200 CDU on an external monitor, iPad, iPod, iPhone, Android phone, or pretty much any tablet out there as a display for your CDU. With the touch of your fingers you can program your routes for the CRJ with little effort!
    Philipp will be showcasing the new project at FS Weekend, and the project will be provided to customers as a free upgrade to the Take Command! CRJ-200!
    Screenshots and more information can be found by clicking here.
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    IXEG has just released a new preview video showing you just how in-depth the systems simulation is on the Boeing 737 Classic project the team is working on for X-Plane.
    This product is shaping up to be the most advanced ever seen in any simulator, and we're excited to know such talented individuals are sharing their hard work with X-Plane as their platform of choice!
    You can see the preview video in their topic located at the forums by clicking here.
    X-Pilot
    X-Aviation and JRollon Planes are pleased to announce the release of a free update for the Take Command! CRJ-200. This update brings the CRJ-200 for X-Plane to version 1.2.
    Included in this update are some important bug fixes and all new sounds provided by Turbine Sound Studios.
    More information on the update and what it brings may be found here.
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    Carenado has released their F33A Bonanza for X-Plane 9. The aircraft is said to have similar behaviors compared to the real aircraft, as well as a detailed 3D exterior and interior model. This package includes four liveries, a blank texture for painting your own livery, and detailed documentation.
    For a full list of features or to purchase the aircraft, head on over to Carenado's F33A Bonanza page.
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    The x737 Project team has released a new update to bring the aircraft to version 4.3. The team states this update fixes a number of reported bugs. Quoting directly from their announcement, the team says, "Our improvements are again focused on the autopilot, leading to a higher degree of reliability in automatic flight situations."
    In addition to the above, the team states that life is getting a bit easier for cockpit builders with new datarefs present.
    You can find a list of bugfixes as well as more info on this at the x737 Project website.
    X-Pilot
    X-Aviation, the leading distributor of high quality products for X-Plane, has announced a new way to engage with customers and X-Plane fans with a new blog.
    The blog will consist of insights to X-Plane's future, the ongoing growth of the developer market, and general chat about the happenings to X-Aviation itself. This blog is sure to be a good read as more content gets published, so consider subscribing and keeping up to date!
    You can reach the blog at: http://blog.x-aviation.com
    X-Pilot
    PilotEdge, a new professional and commercial ATC network for X-Plane and MSFS, is proud to announce their official launch date will be October 1st, 2011.
    PilotEdge pledges to have an operating controller online during published business hours and has proven over time to be a great way to brush up on your ATC communication skills while flying around a fair amount of traffic (both drones and other online pilots).
    Check out PilotEdge at their official website to learn more: http://www.pilotedge.net
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    IXEG has added a new in-sim screenshot of their 737 Classic simulation product at night. The image highlights the night lighting they are working on, as well as shows off some of the various systems in the works for this remarkable aircraft!
    You can see the high-resolution image here.
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    X-Aviation and K&A Sim Development Team have announced the release of a major update to their North American T-28C.
    This update features many new items with the biggest news being an interactive and challenging bombing mission ability! This includes animated explosions and a target to drop bombs at! A video of this new feature, as well as a showcase to the new livery included in the update is below:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x3OiVqVWYgg&feature=player_embedded
    If you're interested in reading more about the update you may do so here.
    The T-28C is available for purchase on X-Aviation.
    X-Pilot
    X-Aviation and 4Forces have announced a free update to their popular Cessna 152 package for X-Plane 9.
    This update is comprised of many enhancements, including flight model adjustments, new 3D work, and the addition of many new liveries. You can read more on the update for this package in the 4Forces forum located here.
    The actual product may be purchased here.