Active Sky P3D v6 has been officially released and is now available! This new product integrates specifically with the new Prepar3D v6 platform, taking advantage of its new atmospheric engine and various graphical and lighting improvements to provide an enhanced and comprehensive weather experience. ASP6 includes the Active Sky advanced weather engine, proprietary HiFi DataNet[…]
This latest update is the release candidate for ASP6, and includes some fixes for networked installations. All ASP6 Early Access users should get the update now at our downloads page! Changelog Update 090123 Installation process fixes affecting network and new installations Update 082523 Fixes for automatic version support Update 082023 Added P3D v6 6.0.30+ and[…]
The beta version of B8583 has been posted as official on July 18, 2023. If you’ve already updated to 8583 there is no need to update again. Beta Update B8583 has been posted for ASXP12. Thanks for the continued feedback! Get it now from our downloads page! Update 070223 Improved smoothing of turbulence effect when[…]
Active Sky P3D v6 integrates specifically with the new Prepar3D v6 platform, taking advantage of its new atmospheric engine and various graphical and lighting improvements to provide an enhanced and comprehensive weather experience. ASP6 includes the Active Sky advanced weather engine, proprietary HiFi DataNet weather network, flight planning and briefing features, mapping, historical weather with[…]
B8557 has been posted, replacing the previous B8538. This solves a P3D 5.3.17 compatibility issue and becomes the new official build for ASP3D. All users should update ASAP. Download now from our downloads page! Changelog: Update – June 6, 2023 – [06/06/23] Fixed issue with previous 8538 build and P3D 5.3.17 compatibility (P3D Connector Logging[…]
A new update for ASXP (X-Plane 11) is now available at our downloads page. This is a mandatory update for all ASXP users as it incorporates new network/connection changes required for updated compatibility and security. Please update ASXP ASAP, as older versions will soon be unavailable for online access. See the changelog below: Update 052623[…]
ASXP12 brings Active Sky to the X-Plane 12 platform using its new weather and sdk capabilities, enabling highly accurate weather conditions, comprehensive weather reporting, visual weather mapping and planning, specialized XP12 air effects, voice weather delivery, weather briefings, and much, much more! ASXP12 utilizes the latest version of the HiFi DataNet cloud-based weather network, featuring[…]
Release Candidate #4 has been posted. Additional fixes included. Thanks for the participation everyone! NOTE: To claim and confirm your FREE UPGRADE from ASXP to ASXP12, please install and LOGIN RC2 or later PRIOR to May 19, 2023. The FREE UPGRADE expires after this date. Please proceed to the downloads page to download RC3. Changelog[…]
Due to various reasons including unforeseen circumstances beyond our control, we are required to adjust our network infrastructure. These adjustments will increase efficiency, help manage costs, and enable us to maintain, support, and develop on current-generation platforms. As part of this, effective immediately, online network resources have been retired for previously-retired products including ASE, ASA,[…]
All ASXP users are invited to participate in the OPEN BETA of ASXP12, now supporting X-Plane 12. See our ASXP12 product page for more information!
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