More than 50 aircraft.
Actual real-time flight characteristics such as weather, air pressure, and gravity.
Detailed aircraft control panels.
More than 7,000 airports.
Add-on capability with World-Maker, Plane-Maker, and Part-Maker.
X-Plane is a comprehensive and powerful flight simulator with a realistic flight model. Choose from any of the 50 aircraft or build your own with the exclusive Plane-Maker software included with X-Plane. Use the powerful Part-Maker utility to design your own flaps, wings, and gear, and test them out in scenery you've created using the World-Maker.
Choose from a wide assortment of preconstructed craft from general aviation, commercial, military, experimental, and even space. Take off from more than 7,000 actual airports from all around the world as well as from ships and oil rigs at sea. Detailed modeling provides for all the actual terrain mapping around the virtual X-Plane world. Airport locations andsettings around the globe are detailed according to current FAA data.X-Plane can even be used to simulate your next flight before you even leave the ground. By using the Weather Briefer function, you can download real-time current weather conditions and apply them to your trip. Fly the Harrier jet, a classic war bird like the Mustang, and more. Thanks to info released from NASA, X-Plane allows a person to actually experience space flight on Mars. You can even bring a U.S. space shuttle back into orbit for landing.