According to UK2000's Facebook page: "The countdown has begun, Belfast City Xtreme will be released this Saturday 3rd March for FS9, FSX and P3D :)" This is to be one of the last sceneries UK2000 will develop for FS9. To view the announcement on their Facebook page, please click here.
Orbx has announced the release of the first in their new product line up, CityScene. Gold Coast has the following features: • Highly detailed representation of the City of Gold Coast and surrounds • Beautiful ground textures at 60cm • Huge 600km2 coverage area • Next-Gen CityScene Technology • Custom 3D lighting, road traffic, and vector components • Bonus Southport Flying Club (YSPT) lite airport • Bonus light helipads: Marina Helipad and Gold Coast University Hospital • Custom DEM mesh • POIs including Q1, Jupiters Casino and more • Over 69,000 custom objects! • 119,000 accurately-placed buildings • 1.12 million trees! • Expertly optimised using ground-breaking techniques for best performance. • Compatible with all versions of FSX and P3D, designed for use with Orbx Australia • The exciting first product for Allen Kriesman! To view the product page, please click here.
FlyTampa have just released Boston V4 Rebooted! Features include: - Boston Logan International (KBOS) airport V4 Rebooted - High Resolution 2k Terminal Textures - 3D Tunnels, Bridges & Airport Island Coastlines - Advanced Specular & Normal Mapping shaders used on Airport surfaces - Dynamic Lighting & optional FX Lighting for slower systems - Animated & Static Vehicles - Stunning Wet Weather & Snow Effects - Animated Jetways at all gates To view the product page, please click here.
Orbx developer, Marcus Nyberg, has posted on the Orbx forums announcing two updates to their Valdez Pioneer Field and Bilbao sceneries. Valdez will have the seaplane base, L93 Robe Lake, added to it as well as dynamic lights and ground specular effects for the P3D version. Bilbao will receive updated ground textures, new runway textures, higher resolution textures for the apron and taxiways, and a modifications to the terminal textures. To view the announcement and previews please click here.
Posted on their Facebook page, FlyTampa have stated: "Yeah, I know, you guys would rather have Heathrow & Dubai with SODE Off technology. Whatever that is. & Las Vegas is coming up next, with some slick Easter eggs. Anyway, Here's good old Boston Logan for Prepar3D V4+ Release should be this weekend - Boston Logan International (KBOS) airport V4 Rebooted - High-Resolution 2k Terminal Textures - 3D Tunnels, Bridges & Airport Island Coastlines - Advanced Specular & Normal Mapping shaders used on Airport surfaces - Dynamic Lighting & optional FX Lighting for slower systems - Animated & Static Vehicles - Animated Ramp People - Stunning Wet Weather & Snow Effects - Volumetric Grass - Animated Jetways at all gates - Optimized thoroughly with use of LODs - Configuration tool to help customize your experience - Compiled with latest Prepar3Dv4.2 SDK" This announcement comes with 16 preview photos. To view the announcement and photos, please click here.
Announced on their Facebook page, UK2000 has given the first previews of their upcoming East Midlands Xtreme for X-Plane. Features included are: Custom Light fx's and halo's. Custom Taxiways so you can see the stand you are selecting in the UI. Ground routes for AI (Coming soon™) Physical Based Rendering on terminals There could also be more features to come in the future! For a price of £16.99. The project is currently in beta. To view the announcement and previews, please click here.
Drzewiecki Design has released their latest X-Plane product in the form of NY Airports v2 XP: KJFK, KLGA, KTEB and NY Airports v2 XP: KEWR, KLDJ, KCDW. The update to v2 from v1 comes with a discount and new features. To view the announcement, please click here.
Orbx developer Jarrad Marshall has announced a new line of Orbx products called CityScene. The scenery is designed to accurately bring more detail to cities and the surrounding urban areas. Updates to the buildings, roads, mesh, vector data, and more all included. The first product in this line is CityScene Gold Coast developed by Orbx's latest addition to the team, Allen Kriesman. To view the full announcement and more on what's included in CityScene, please click here.
Turbulent Designs has posted on their Facebook page on February 21st stating that their upcoming Glacier Park International Airport is approaching the beta stage of development. They have also included a number of new preview photos. To view announcement and photos, please click here.
FTX EU Germany North has just been released by ORBX. Over 70,653 square miles of terrain is covered extending to the borders of Denmark, the Netherlands, and Poland. To view the product page, please click here.