The 757. With it’s easily distinguishable fuselage perched atop it’s tall landing gear and engines, the plane easily marks an era of prosperity for Boeing. With over 1,000 models delivered, this 200+ seating trans-Atlantic cruiser was one of the most successful planes ever built. It is even still used today, mostly on trans-continental routes and high-density medium range routes. As the jet ages however, airlines are scrambling to find more fuel efficient alternatives to serve the same routes. With no such planes, airlines still cling on to their 757s to this day, in a bid to keep certain routes alive. FlightFactor have undertaken the task of recreating this iconic aircraft within the world of X-Plane 10. How have they done? Let’s find out. … More FlightFactor 757 Review
Introduction: The EMB 170 is an 80 seat twin jet regional airliner developed by the Brazilian aircraft manufacturing conglomerate Emberaer. Primarily used on short haul medium-density routes, the EMB is designed to offer the performance of the big jets while carrying less passengers. Powered by two GE CF-34 engines, the E170 has a max cruising … More SSG EMB 170 Evolution Review.