FlightFactor Boeing 767 Pro Extended, Released

Previewed just yesterday, FlightFactor has released the Boeing 767 Pro Extended for X-Plane 11.  The product is an expansion pack for the existing base level FlightFactor Boeing 767.  In total, the upgraded package includes 3 base models and 3 engine options.  Moreover, beyond the model and engine additions, the upgrade includes an EFB, Navigraph charts, checklists, tutorials, and a new failure scenario system.

FlightFactor Boeing 767 Pro Extended Previews

Please see below for a product features list for the Boeing 767 Pro Extended.

The Boeing 767 Pro Extended package includes 3 variants of the 767

  • 767-200ER (PW+GE)
  • 767-300ER (PW+RR+GE)
  • 767-300F (PW+GE+RR)

PS: If you already own the 767 Pro and are looking for the 767 Extended upgrade, get it here

The Boeing 767 is part of the Professional Series, the most in-depth airliner for X-Plane, period! Systems depth, the most important aspect of flight simulation – are taken to a whole new level.

Brought to you by a team of professional coders, designers and pilots with years of experience in X-Plane.

  • Officially licensed by the Boeing © Corporation
  • Suitable for beginners – Quick start mode (all systems ready) and tutorials modes
  • Great for advanced users – Complex systems are simulated
  • The most advanced X-Plane Airliner along with other FF Aircraft

New Features

  • Full support of in-flight Navigraph charts
  • X-Plane 11 style pop-out EFB with checklist, options, menus, PA announcements and more
  • Full VR support in several modes, native and exclusive FlightFactor mode

Flexible Options

  • A very flexible architecture : You choose the set up
  • Different options for many avionics instruments including two types of FMC.
  • Options to composite your own EICAS, EADI and EHSI displays.
  • Most of the options included in the real 767

Interactive checklists and ‘Autohelper’ Exclusive feature

  • Full electronic interactive checklist with automatic action detection.
  • Exclusive: An automatic “helper’ mode performs all the actions for you, you just CHECK the items.
  • A tutorial which shows the user what to do and when.

Perfected Flight model

  • Accurate flight model, as close as it gets to real performance. Tested by real pilots and translated to X-Plane
  • A dynamic and customizable center of gravity that depends on actual cargo and passenger load

Fully Functional Professional FMS and EFIS System

  • Custom Flight Management Computer, integrated with other plane systems.
  • Custom programmed LNAV logic for terminal procedures from updatable database.
  • VNAV-managed climbs and descends.
  • Optimum cruise performance and step climb calculation.
  • Two independent analogue instrument sets for captain and first officer.
  • Two independently simulated EFIS (EADI/EHSI configuration) for captain and first officer.
  • Dual-FMS with two independently working CDUs.
  • Working instrument comparators.
  • Triple IRS and triple symbol generator systems with realistic instrument source switching.
  • Dual air-data computers with custom failure modes and source switching.
  • Independent 2 nav and an ILS receivers.
  • Realistic inertial, radio and GPS position updating, you can see the individual inaccuracies of those systems.
  • Triple-channel autopilot with realistic dependencies.
  • Fail operational and fail passive auto land with mode degradations based on system failures.
  • Load company routes generated by Professional FlightPlanner X (or other compatible programs) directly into the FMC.
  • FMC can be used on external touchscreen or tablet, optimized for the Retina iPad.

Custom Systems and Failure model

  • Detailed and deep simulation of almost every system in the real aircraft.
  • Custom air and pressure system.
  • Electrical system with all AC and DC busses modeled – see which system depends on which bus.
  • Hydraulic system that uses a little fluid when treated correctly and a lot of fluid if used incorrectly.
  • Multistage custom failure system – over 200 more failures than X-Plane. Exclusive feature
  • Ability to fix failure by following proper procedure.
  • Persistent failure and maintenance system. Aircraft wear and misuse will carry over to your next flight.

Warning system and radars Exclusive feature

  • Fully functional GPWS with all the modes the real plane has.
  • Fully functional terrain radar, with custom database (just like the real plane), a look-ahead warning system and many other features.
  • Weather radar that works like the real thing. Including tilt and gain functions.
  • Ground clutter, turbulence detection and windshear prediction.

3D Modeling

  • Accurate dimensions based on exterior drawings provided by Boeing.
  • Very detailed exterior modelling with high resolution textures.
  • Very high resolution 3D cockpit with every switch functional.
  • Spatial rain simulation with high detail.
  • Very detailed passenger cabin graphics including galleys.
  • Additional graphic features: real working oxygen masks both in cockpit and cabin, dynamic window blinds that react to sunlight etc.
  • Smooth and accurate wingflex.

Special effects with dynamic reflections  Exclusive features

  • Multilayer dynamic reflections on all glass objects.
  • Reflective metal and plastic objects in the cockpit.
  • Glossy exterior dynamic reflections Exclusive feature
  • XP weather enhancements like custom windshear.

Advanced Custom Sounds Exclusive features

  • A professional sound pack by BSS Studio
  • Several hundred custom sounds.
  • In-cockpit custom sounds.
  • Switches with individual sounds.
  • Many individual system sound inside and outside.
  • Airport environment sounds.
  • Cabin sounds.
  • 3D stereo sound system for engines.
  • In flight cabin announcements.
  • Interactive communication with the cabin crew (reporting misconfigurations and passenger comfort problems).

On Screen menus Exclusive features

  • An tablet-like menu popping-up from the cockpit.
  • Custom pages for loading/unloading fuel, cargo and passengers, customizing the CG, calling for pushback and performing maintenance.
  • Ability to customize the plane with winglets, reflection level, wingflex level and set other options to be saved or default.
  • Ground equipment and door pages.
  • Failure monitoring menu.

Extra objects

  • Working push-back truck – Fully controllable with your joystick.
  • Passenger bus and stairs or optional gate configuration (passengers can be loaded from gate instead of bus).
  • Fuel truck, de-Icing truck, GPU, ground-start units both visible and fully functional with airplane systems.
  • Other ground equipment.

Liveries

  • 10 default liveries included: American Airlines, Air France, WestJet, Lufthansa, British Airways, Garuda Indonesia, X-Airways, UPS Freight, 767 House, X-Airways Freight
  • Over 100 additional liveries available separately

To learn more, review additional screenshots, or to purchase, visit the product sales page via the x-plane.org store.  As of the time of this writing, the complete updated package is priced at $92.00 USD.  Keep in mind, owners of the existing version are entitled to an upgrade price of $20 USD – it is however somewhat convoluted, see the upgrade page for more information.

*Image courtesy of FlightFactor.

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