ORBX Previews Monterey for Aerofly FS2

Jarrad Marshal posted over on the ORBX System forums earlier today showing off their Californian classic Monterey in IPACS Aerofly FS2! The fantastic scenery is perfect for FS2 as it is located in the center of the covered zone in California. Jarrad said that this is one of many ORBX projects in the works for Aerofly FS2, and the feature list (below) is extensive!

- Highly-detailed rendition of KMRY airport

- Incredible ground textures at 30/60cm

Ultra HD mesh at 5m resolution

- Amazing sloped runway – 30m difference!

- Ultra-crisp terrain textures. Defined mountains, roads and rivers all the way to the horizon, no more blurries.

- Entire city of Monterey and surrounds 

Incredible performance on even mid-range systems - far superior to FSX/P3D

- Amazing Virtual Reality integration: optimised for performance and smoothness, best-in-class.

- Extreme high-density vegetation and building cultivation

- Animated PeopleFlow2 technology

- Volumetric grass 

- 3D night lighting for the entire city

- Unique static aircraft and vehicles created specifically for Monterey

- Over 20 custom POI around the city

- Well-known icons such as Cannery Row,  Fisherman’s Wharf, Laguna Seca and more!

Antonov An-2 Released!

This past weekend, Aerosoft's Antonov An-2 has been released for P3D V4.1 users!

The Antonov An-2 is a unique aircraft that was designed as an agricultural and utility product. It is a large single engine bi-plane with a massive radial engine! The aircraft was built in the 1950s and were discontinued by Antonov in 2001. 

Some features include:

  • Complex modeling with many animations with up-to-date standards
  • FPS friendly
  • Service window with special tools to manage ground operations
  • Fully functional systems, like inertia starter, electrical circuits for flaps, trims and cowl flaps with special modules to avoid P3D limitations
  • Axis and key modes to manage specific air powered breaking system of An-2
  • High definition virtual cockpit with Cyrillic and international labels
  • Highly realistic flight model, based on information from and tested by actual An-2 pilots
  • Physically correct tail wheel

You can pick up the addon here for EUR 25.17!

FlightSimExpo 2018 Announced

FlightSimExpo 2018 Announced

Interest in the first annual FlightSimExpo has taken off – with more than 25 organizations expressing initial commitment to making the new event in Las Vegas a huge success. Interested attendees are encouraged to follow the conference on Twitter (@FlightSimExpo) and ‘like’ the conference on Facebook (facebook.com/FlightSimExpo) to stay up to date.

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LATINVFR - KMIA V4 RELEASED

Nothing better than coming home from work and finding that one of your favorite airports is now available in native 64 bit. That's right, Ricardo from Latin VFR got his act together and released yet another version of this masterpiece.

This time, the scenery expands beyond the airport and includes the skyline of downtown Miami and Brickell.

Buy it for EUR 24 or upgrade for EUR 10.

TOGA Projects - EnvShade Enhanced Nights Coming Soon!

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TOGA Projects, the folks that made the popular EnvTex and EnvShade addons for Prepar3D, have now announced that they have completely reworked moon lighting and night lighting in their EnvShade shader program. Kudos to TOGA as well for taking the community's feedback and applying it to their products!

TOGA projects have also announced that EnvDir has been udpated to version 1.1.1.7 in preparation for this new EnvShade update! More information is available on their forums here.

For now, stay tuned for this next update from TOGA Projects!

Perfectsoft Studio - Agadir Souss Massa Released FSX/P3D

The guys over at Perfectsoft Studio have just released their scenery of Agadir Souss Massa!

Agadir is a major city in Morocco located on the Atlantic Ocean coast near the Atlas Mountains. Tourism is one of the main economic contributors to the city of Agadir.

Here are some of the features of the Agadir scenery, available for FSX & P3D v3 or v4:

-Realistic shadow rendition on all 3D objects
-Performant 3D-night lighting
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High resolution day and night textures
-Compatible with all known add-ons
-Excellent
performance with high framerates
-Highly detailed rendition

You can pick up this product on Simmarket for EUR 18.80 ($23.16 USD) here!

 

Eaglesoft Flight Simulations Cessna Citation X

The guys over at Eaglesoft have announced a current in-development Cessna Citation X Generation 3. The Citation X will follow the Citation XLS+ and the Challenger 605 in development. They have also stated that some of the current Generation 3 aircraft will move on to a Generation 4 for 64bit P3Dv4. Either way it'll be cool to get our hands on the second fastest business jet in the world. Bonus points in the comments if you can guess which business jet is the fastest. No Google.