Freeware Bell 429 1.4 for X-Plane is now out

The most amazing freeware helicopter for X-Plane, the Bell 429 has now reached version 1.4 and is finally available for download.

Bell 429 1.4 for X-Plane

Thomas Woods is continuously updating this amazing model. If you don't know it already, you should download it and give it a shot. It works great in VR as well so the experience is absolutely amazing for a non-payware model.


Increase in torque range on PSI.

Some livery fixes.

Updated manual.

Where to get the Bell 429 for X-Plane

You can get the skid version here and the wheeled version here.

Sérgio Costa

About Sérgio Costa

Sérgio has been a flight simulation enthusiast for nearly 25 years. His passion with helicopters developed during MSFS 2000 when he discovered the complexity of these aircraft and the challenge it was to control them.

Since then he has been primarily a helicopter flight simmer, trying his best not to crash and kill all his virtual passengers.

Sérgio is's editor and writer and one of the Three Grumpy Simmers, a YouTube series and Podcast produced together with YouTubers Bel Geode and NovaWing24, obviously dedicated to flight simulation.


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