: : : : : X-Plane ver 8

[edit] Background

X-Plane is the ultimate versatile and realism flight simulator on the market. With is large amount of 29 aircrafts to choose from such as Cessna 172 light plane, SR-71 Blackbird supersonic craft, Bell 206 Jet Ranger helicopter, NASA Space Shuttle, Hindenburg airship and many more. It comes with 2 version of sceneries, detail of the entire continental US version 8 and entire world version 7. There are more than 30,000 airports to land across the world. You could request the X-Plane weather menu to automatic download real-weather from web site to give you variable weather condition of your local area. Before you set your flight plan you could be brief with weather Briefer. Thermals condition could be added in the weather input screen for your glider. You could simulate your aircraft failure manually or randomly when least expects it. X-Plane is totally customable with Plane-Maker, World-Maker, Part-Maker included on the DVD. There are free upgrades from the developer web site.

[edit] Features

- Flying in orbit with NASA Space Shuttle
- Have your X-15 plane being drop off at 30,000 feet by B-52 jet
- Be the first one to fly on Mars with your NASA jet plane
- See how it feel to be in control of the Hindenburg airship
- Built your own aircraft, and test your design
- Add your memorable location in the World-Maker

[edit] Hardware Requirements

1GHz processor
1GB of RAM
10GB of free hard disk space
DVD drive
OpenGL compatible graphics card with 32MB of VRAM
A monitor capable of at least 1024x768 resolution

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  • North America: Q3 2004
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