Get the Most out of Your X-Plane Demo!

We want you to fall in love with X-Plane. To help, we’d like to offer you a free one-month email course on getting the most out of the simulator.

We promise to never spam you, and we will never sell or share your email address. Your email address will only be used to send you X-Plane-related emails. (See our privacy policy for more info.) If you ever change your mind, you can unsubscribe at any time.

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You can read the emails we send in the course here.

Completely free course

Once again, this course on getting the most out of your flight simulator has no strings attached and is completely free!

Get the demo up & running pronto

Add new aircraft to X-Plane for free

Shoot approaches to your favorite runways

What to do when the download is complete

  1. When your download finishes, open the “” (where Platform might be Windows, Mac, or Linux).
  2. Inside “”, double-click on the X-Plane Installer.
  3. At this point, the installer will then guide you through the (approximately 8.5 GB) download. Note that, by default, it will create a folder called “X-Plane 12” on your Desktop.
  4. To launch X-Plane after the installer finishes, just double-click the X-Plane 12 application in the “X-Plane 12” folder.

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