Vertigo Design Edge 540, Cockpit Previews + Status Update

Back in early July, Bertrand of Vertigo Design posted several new cockpit screenshots and a brief status update with respect to upcoming Edge 540 for X-Plane 11. Although we missed the original post, better late than never. At the time of the July post, Vertigo was still working on a number of tiny details but was beginning to see an end in sight. Instruments were in place, 3D items were “almost” all in place, textures still required a small amount … Read More

Vertigo Design Edge 540, Cockpit PBR

Vertigo Design has posted a new teaser image showcasing PBR effects with respect to the developers upcoming Edge 540 for X-Plane 11.  Specifically, according to the developer, “testing carbon PBR rendering.” For those unfamiliar with the project, the complete aircraft package is to include three different variants – the Edge 540 Classic, Edge 540 V2, and Edge 540 V3.  Moreover, release is expected within the next three months. Check out the teaser below. To review the original teaser image and … Read More

Vertigo Design Edge 540, New Previews

Vertigo Design continues to preview the developers upcoming Edge 540 for X-Plane 11.  Specifically, Vertigo has shared the first official promotional images showcasing both the aircraft exterior and instrument panel.  Further, according to the developer, release is expected within the next three months. Keep in mind, the model is being flight tested by “Master Class” Red Bull Air Race pilot François Le Vot.  Moreover, the final release package is to include three different variants, that being the Edge 540 Classic, Edge … Read More

Vertigo Design Edge 540, New Teaser Image

Last previewed in December of last year, Vertigo Design has posted a new teaser image showcasing the Edge 540 for X-Plane 11.  According to the developer, “I am trying to make a really satisfying model for you so it demands a consequent amount of work and learning on new XP11 features… I will try to do my best.”  Moreover, for those questioning ongoing progress, Vertigo confirms that the project is still very much “alive.” Of particular note, the initial test … Read More

Vertigo Design Edge 540, Action Shot

Vertigo Design has posted a new teaser image showcasing the developers in progress Edge 540 for X-Plane 11.  The screenshot is best described as an action shot and offers a detailed external viewpoint of the current design status.  Keep in mind, the initial test build is being flight tested by “Master Class” Red Bull Air Race pilot François Le Vot.  Moreover, the project is to feature three separate versions including the Edge 540 Classic, Edge 540 V2, and Edge 540 V3. … Read More

Vertigo Design and the Edge 540

Although we missed a very interesting project announcement back in August, now is certainly better than never.  Vertigo Design is currently in the process of developing the Edge 540 for X-Plane 11 – the developer was contacted by a “Master Class” Red Bull Air Race pilot who requested that Vertigo model the aircraft.  Moreover and perhaps even more exciting is that the initial test build is currently being tested by François Le Vot, likely the aforementioned “Master Class” pilot. The … Read More