Since a few days, Leonardo Software developers team made the quick efforts to make their Fly The Maddog X compatible with P3D v4.5. More improvements have been introduced too, like the PFPX integration and the ACARS that integrates with Active Sky 4.
To ensure the compatibility between P3D v4.5 and EnvTex or EnvShade, TOGA Projects group already made quick updates that you will easily retrieve through EnvDir software and click the Update button. EnvShade also had enhancements at the same time, with lights tweaks that were needed since P3D v4.4 introduced darker environment by night.
At UK2000 Scenery, new and improved files for the jetways of GSX2 are ready for download for direct use with the following airports if you have them : Gatwick, Manchester, Newcastle and Glasgow. The British teams adds that the UK2000 Common Library 3.62 is also required.
Lockheed Martin company informs the flightsim community that the latest upgrade version 4.5 for Prepar3D is out ! The main improvements are the terrain night lighting and the improved rendering performance.
JustSim teams updated the French airport of Nice LFMN for P3D4 according to the parking and taxiways/runways changes in real life. Many scenery features have been also greatly enhanced : addition of PBR effects, new animation of wind sock, new apron textures and ground polygon compiled for P3Dv4.4 and dynamic lights added or changed. This is a payware update charged EUR 6.20 (excl. VAT) if you already have a previous version). https://youtu.be/bj4dIEod_ng
New and important features will be added to the Boeing 787 of QualityWings with this free update v1.1.3. Enroute wind capability in the CDU, and the remote control of the Lower MFD and the Electronic Flight Bag are supported.
Free upgrade v1.1 sent by MK-Studios to all customers of Lisbon in X-Plane 11 ! The designers team integrated PBR effects, the docking system and Autogen / city buildings improvements. Changelog: custom SAM jetways,VDGS docking system,autogen improvements,custom city buildings added,PBR for ground,new night lightning,3D people in the terminal.
Following their commitment to the best accuracy and products updates policy, IndiaFoxtEcho provides another free update for their F-35 Lightning II that received PBR effects lately. A small bug inhibited the fuel probe animation on the F-35B 3D model. It’s now fixed with the update v3.61.
The final version of the Service Pack 1 for Active Sky XP is ready for download. X-Plane pilots using their advanced weather utility, the SP1 of HiFi Simulation brings new enhancements, better turbulence, more options, increased stability and several fixes.
From now on the PMDG 747 Queen Of The Skies II will require to use P3D in its latest version (both client and content) if you install this new PMDG update. With the new patch, the external model, the FMS and the Electronic Flight Bag receives enhancements listed in their forum.