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  1. GarrettYalch

    Aircraft in development for X-Plane 11

    Take out the FJS 707 too, they’ve said that it’s canceled multiple times before.
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    Aircraft in development for X-Plane 11

    Add LES DC3
  3. Version 1.0.0

    9 downloads

    American Airlines for the IXEG 737-300 Features Custom Weathering: Dirt, scratches, etc (but not over done). Custom Normal Maps: Creates the metal effect, adds roughness where the aircraft is weathered. Accurate to the Real Aircraft: Custom typeface for 'American' text. IXEG's 737-300 can be purchased here. I highly recommend it.
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    737 to Dallas

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    RealPFD for Zibo's 737-800

    Version 1.0.0

    273 downloads

    RealPFD, an accurate PFD for the 737-800 by Zibo. What was changed? - Artificial Horizon colors - Pink object & text colors - Command Bar/Flight director cross-hare color, shape, and size - LCD display simulation (pixel grain, bloom, pixel burn-in, and saturation variation) - Many other tiny tweaks Installation Step 1: Place the "cockpit_3d" folder in your root Zibo 737 folder. ("X-Plane 11/Aircraft/B737-800X") Step 2: Merge and replace files when needed. Step 3: Enjoy a realistic and accurate 737-800 PFD!
  6. Version 1.0.0

    55 downloads

    American Eagle for the LES Saab 340A Features Custom Weathering Effects: When I completed the first version of this livery I thought it looked way too clean and flat compared to my reference photos. Because of this, I added dirt, leaks, and stains to the exterior to match my reference images and make the livery more realistic. Custom Normal Maps: The default normal maps that ship with the aircraft are quite low resolution and only account for flat objects on the exterior like doors, panels, and rivets. I upped the base resolution to the match thus of the albedo textures (4K) and then I redid them to account for weathering effects. I also made them a bit less reflective (to match referece photos, of course) and added a tiny hint of variation and noise so that they wouldn't look as flat. Custom Ambient Occulsion (AO) Effects: The default ambient occlusion effects that ship with the Saab appear to be hand painted and in some spots they are over-exaggerated and not very well done. I fixed the biggest examples of this: the Tail and the Wings. (The images below show the before and after of my edits: Before [default] & After [custom]). I patched the old effects and completely redid them. LES's Saab 340 can be purchased here. I highly recommend it.
  7. Version 1.0.0

    59 downloads

    TRANS WORLD AIRLINES (New) for the Rotate MD-80 Models The Last MD-80 Ever Built: N984TW was the last MD-80 ever built in 1999. TWA picked it up and then merged with American in 2002. The aircraft still flies today in American colors. Rotate's MD-80 can be purchased here. I highly recommend it.
  8. Version 1.0.0

    77 downloads

    TRANS WORLD AIRLINES (New) for the FlyJSim Boeing 727-200Adv Features Models TWA's Last 727: N64339 was TWA's last 727. The aircraft was retired in September of 2000 as seen in the video at the bottom. Custom PBR effects: Normal maps were used to create custom reflections that vary accordingly on different parts of the aircraft FlyJSim's 727 can be purchased here. I highly recommend it. DO NOT INSTALL TO ANY OTHER VARIANT OF THE 727, ONLY THE 727-200Adv
  9. Version 1.0.0

    237 downloads

    TRANS WORLD AIRLINES for the FlyJSim Boeing 727-100 Features Two Variants: This livery models N850TW, TWA's first 727. I made two variants, one models the 727 when TWA first got the aircraft: the nose was black and they put massive StarStream 727 decals on both engines (StarStream was their new jetliner service). Then after a few years they repainted it and took off the decals and removed the black nose. Custom PBR effects: Normal maps were used to create custom reflections on graphics on the aircraft and bare metal FlyJSim's 727 can be purchased here. I highly recommend it. DO NOT INSTALL TO ANY OTHER VARIANT OF THE 727, ONLY THE 727-100
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    TWA for FJS 727 V3

    This livery models N850TW, TWA's first 727. I made two variants, one models the 727 when TWA first got the aircraft: the nose was black and they put massive StarStream 727 decals on both engines (StarStream was their new jetliner service). Then after a few years they repainted it and took off the decals and removed the black nose.
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    RealPFD for Rotate's MD80

    Version 2.1

    363 downloads

    RealPFD, an accurate PFD for the MD80 by Rotate. Rotate's default PFD has some huge differences between the majority of MD80 PFDs in the real airplanes. I addressed these differences in this addon to make the PFD much more accurate as you can see in the images above (see the Before, After, and Real screenshots). What was changed? - Artificial Horizon colors, shape, and size - Font of numbers - Command Bar/Flight director cross-hare color, shape, and size - Symbolic aircraft colors, size, and shape - Bank markings length and width - Width of lines marking degrees of pitch - Simple CRT display simulation (pixel distortion and brightness) - A little bit of dust, dirt, and finger prints that you probably wouldn't notice unless you zoomed in and looked - Many other small tweaks Installation Step 1: Place the "cockpit_3d" folder in your root MD80 folder. ("X-Plane 11/Aircraft/Rotate MD80") Step 2: Merge and replace files when needed. Step 3: Enjoy a realistic and accurate MD80 PFD!
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    How to Get Low-Angled Shadows

    X-Enviro used to fix this by default in 1.07 and before, but I guess that has changed. I used to use this same script before X-Enviro because it made the cockpit so much nicer at dawn and dusk.
  13. Version 2.0

    74 downloads

    Features Paint Job Accurate to the real Airplane High Quality Textures Custom Normal Maps Custom wear and tear (Applied to color textures and Normals
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