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X-Plane 4

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X-Plane_4.42.sit (18.37 MB)
MD5: 12904dfbcea101ae1a1e3f978759feda
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
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X-Plane_Updater_4.43.sea_.sit (794.33 KB)
MD5: 45d95cfa64719e6fa9d7171513aa56bc
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
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X-Plane_4.45.sit (18.32 MB)
MD5: 88efd340775ddd30d09527508c0a1818
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
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X-Plane_4.50.sit (19.55 MB)
MD5: b04676590424b2ace8de29093318d7a9
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
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X-Plane is a comprehensive and powerful flight simulator with a realistic flight model.

X-Plane is the most realistic civilian flight simulator ever released for the personal computer. The flight dynamics are the same type that are used by engineers in predicting the performance of new aircraft designs. Coupled with Part-Maker and Plane-Maker (included) you have in front of you a system that is powerful enough to enter your own aircraft designs and fly them, getting a flight performance prediction that is accurate enough for engineering use.

Improvements in version 4.50:
• Forest fires!
Select the B-26 water-bomber from the "Fighters" folder...
Now go to the "Forest Fire Approach" option in the "Settings" menu...
Fly the approach and jettison your water payload right over the fire to put part of it out!
(Put more water in with the "Set Weights & Fuel" window to fly another approach)
• New window backgrounds in X-Plane.... tell us if you like them and we will put them in all the other programs, too.
• Changed ATC activation to ENTER key, and you can now use arrow keys and ENTER key to make ATC selections
• New "wind-check" ATC option... make that ATC selection on final approach to get the current winds atthe field.
• Custom objects: if you set the color of a LIGHT to 99 99 99 the light is PULSING.
• No lights around custom obstacles in the water (like boats) and no taxiway lights around dirt/grass/gravel runways at night.
• Hitting ENTER closes any open window... some people had a hard time selecting zap boxes.
• Now there is another serial-port output option for those who want a different set of data output.
• VVI labels not drawn automatically on custom panels... this allows more instrument panel customization.
• Visibility goes up as you climb automatically... this should do better with giving a visible horizon at altitude, even on foggy days.

About the development of X-Plane
Quickstart Instructions

The 1st download is the version 4.42.
The 2nd download is the version 4.43 Updater.
The 3rd download is the version 4.45.
The 4th download is the version 4.50.

See also: X-Plane 2, X-Plane 3, X-Plane 5, X-Plane 7, X-Plane 8.

Architecture: PPC

• any Power Macintosh (at least 100 Mhz for smooth frame rate)
• 3D video card supporting OpenGL (800x600 resolution or higher)
(supported video cards: ATI 128 Rage, ATI Rage Pro, ATI Rage II, Voodoo 3dfx (with special driver)
(see also: Macintosh 3D video card information))
• 64 MB RAM
• 80 MB hard disk space (most of the data stays on the CD)
• CD-ROM drive
• any joystick
• Speech manager installed for speech synthesis feature

• Pentium processor (at least 133 Mhz for smooth frame rate)
• Windows 95/98 or NT with DirectX 5.0 or higher
• 3D video card supporting OpenGL (800x600 resolution or higher)
(see also: Windows 95/NT 3D video card information)
• 32 MB RAM
• 80 MB hard disk space (most of the data stays on the CD)
• CD-ROM drive
• any joystick
• Speech synthesis SDK installed (40 MB) for speech synthesis feature

System Requirements


Kitchen2010's picture
by Kitchen2010 - 2015, August 18 - 12:00pm

I have added X-Plane 4 from MacsRUS's archive.