AOA Simulations Van’s RV-8, Released

AOA Simulations has released the Van’s RV-8 for X-Plane 11. The aircraft is offered either as a “duo” package which includes both tricycle and fixed gear variants or separately for those who prefer one specific model. Features include accurate flight modeling, VR support, detailed cockpit and animations, FMOD sounds, custom particle emitters, and much more.

For those unfamiliar with the type, the Van’s RV-8 is a popular tandem two seat, single engine, aerobatic capable, homebuilt aircraft.

Loading Images

Please see below for a product features list.


  •     Accurate flight model
  •     Detailed cockpit and exterior with animations, manipulators and PBR textures
  •     VR-Ready
  •     Custom particles emitters
  •     Customized Garmin G1000 PFD and MFD
  •     FMOD Sounds
  •     Ground equipment
  •     Animated pilot
  •     Dynamic pilot POV camera options (non VR mode)
  •     Automatic AI plane tracking pilot POV camera capability (non VR mode)
Included in the package
  •     5 HD liveries + more than 20 liveries available on
  •     Comprehensive User Guide
  •     Photoshop Paintkit


For more information, additional screenshots, or to purchase, visit the product listing page via the store. As of the time of this writing, the “duo” package is priced at $32.00 USD – alternatively, the tricycle and fixed gear variants can be purchased separately for $24.00 USD each.

In other news, AOA also recently announced development of the Boeing/Saab T-X Trainer.

*Images courtesy of AOA Simulations.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.