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New Previews for Orbx Rijeka International Airport

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Announced around two weeks ago, Orbx’s Rijeka International Airport for Prepar3D v4+ is almost upon us. As described in a new forum post by Misha Cajic, the airport is on the “home stretch.” In this particular post, Misha goes into further detail highlighting some of the key aspects of the airport product, along with additional previews. In a separate thread, but combined down below, is numerous new screenshots from Iain Emms.

Starting with Misha’s previews, he takes the time to give you a bit of a tour around the airport, the nearby facilities and even the famous Krk Bridge. Other details highlighted in this post is the fact that runways and taxiways being covered in puddles and a layer of water when the rain arrives.

As for Iain’s screenshots, they take a more overview approach of the airport and some of the surrounding area. A selection of them are below, with the rest viewable over on the forums.

Previously mentioned is the fact that the airport will feature static aircraft, ground service equipment and landside vehicles have been created just for this product. Also throughout you will see the detailed ground poly mapping, custom environment texturing and of course various PBR materials used for a scenic view of the airport.

You can read more about the airport in our previous post.

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Thranda Design Releases Pilatus PC-6 Turbo Porter for X-Plane

Aircraft developer, Thranda Design, has released their Pilatus PC-6 Turbo Porter for X-Plane 11.  The Pilatus PC-6 is a Short Take-Off and Landing (STOL), single-engine utility aircraft used around the globe to gain access to areas in which conventional aircraft can not get to. The Porter has been manufactured by Pilatus in Switzerland for 50 years, rolling the final aircraft
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FSElite Magazine Issue #3 Pre-Order Today

Our best issue yet. Our third physical FSElite Magazine will be packed with new, unique and original content perfect for those long-haul trips or quick regional hops. Pick up, read and enjoy with the perfect cup of hot joe. Reserve your copy today for £5.99 UK / €8.99 Europe / $9.95 US and the rest of the world (plus shipping). Be amongst the
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Turbine Sound Studios Previews E-175 Soundpack

Soundpack developer Turbine Sound Studios has shared a new video of their E-175 GE-CF34-8 in action. The preview video is of a work in progress development state in Prepar3D v4. This package, once released, will be compatible with the Feelthere E-Jet v3 series, which released at the end of last year. No other news was shared with the preview, other than
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SSG 747-8 V2 Freighter Previews

Supercritical Simulations Group (SSG), has shown more previews of their upcoming Boeing 747-8 freighter variant. The previews, that were posted over on Facebook, show off both the exterior and interior of the plane. The previews also show several animations during different phases of the flight. There is the loading phase of the plane, on the ground, with the nose-cone and
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Even More Just Flight 146 Professional Previews

Just under a month ago, we saw a handful of livery previews from the upcoming Just Flight 146 Professional. Earlier today, the team shared a few more for the BAe 146-200 from Prepar3D, including the US Air livery which utilises the bare metal design. Just Flight said that with the PBR materials used, it looks "very striking!" As previously mentioned, the
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Drzewiecki Design Previews Static Aircraft for Tokyo Airports

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Drzewiecki Design has taken to Facebook to share some new previews for their upcoming Tokyo Airports. Both Narita International Airport and Haneda Airport will feature some of the most detailed static aircraft created yet by Drzewiecki Design. In total, 32 different aircraft types, liveries and models have been created specifically for the upcoming scenery package.

Expect to find the airports littered with static models from airlines such as ANA, JAL and Skymark. All of the models have been made specifically for the airport collection and feature a range of models including the A320, A350 and numerous Boeing aircraft. Below is the full list expected in the scenery package.

  • ANA: A320, A321, 737-500/800/Max8, 767-300, 777-200/300, 787-8/-9/-10
  • JAL: A350-900/1000, 737-800, 767-300, 777-200/300, 787-8/-9/-10
  • NCA: 747-8F
  • Skymark: 737-800
  • Peach: A320/320neo
  • Jetstar: A320/320neo/321/321neo
  • AirDO: 737-700, 767-300
  • Solaseed: 737-800
  • Japanese Government: 777-300

You can see some in-development previews of the airport from our previous post.

We’ll continue to monitor the progress of these Japanese airports and deliver news once we get it. You can find their original post on Facebook.

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Skyline Simulations Previews Gibraltar Renders

We shared that developer Skyline Simulations would be bringing the challenging Gibraltar Airport to X-Plane 11 and Prepar3D a while ago and the team has been working hard on it ever since. Today, on their Facebook page, they shared a bunch of new renders for the product in progress. The renders depict parts around the airport infrastructure such as car parks,
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Freeware Cirrus SR22 Turbo G6 for X-Plane 11 Released

An all-new freeware SR22 Turbo G6 for X-Plane 11 has been released by developer HoldMyBeer. The aircraft product features a range of high-fidelity features, impressive texturing and detailed modelling. Whilst it is available as freeware, developers at HoldMyBeer are kindly asking that if you enjoy the plan, then you should donate to a German Children's Hospice. More details on that
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UK2000 Scenery Previews Glasgow 2020HD

Developer UK2000 Scenery has shared some new previews for their upcoming Glasgow 2020HD. As mentioned on their Facebook page, these screenshots do not represent the finished product as the team is still beta testing the airport. Glasgow Airport is the second largest in Scotland and serves a wide range of worldwide destinations. easyJet, British Airways and Loganair all serve destinations
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MK-Studios Single Helsinki Teaser

Over on Facebook, MK-Studios has previewed a single teaser of their upcoming Helsinki Airport (EFHK). The teaser was initially meant to be a little bit of a 'quiz', where users were supposed to guess what airport the teaser was showing. But due to the team accidentally using the wrong image that gave away the airport, people had no hard time
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LatinVFR Fort Lauderdale: The FSElite Review

Sitting less than 30 miles north of Miami is the beautiful town of Fort Lauderdale. A year round average temperature of 75 degrees makes Fort Lauderdale an exciting getaway in both winter and summer. About 2 miles inland from the warm and white, sandy beaches is Fort Lauderdale International Airport. Fort Lauderdale is a focus city for jetBlue, Spirit, and
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X-Camera 2.4 Released for X-Plane 11

Creator of X-Camera, Mark Cellis, has announced the release of X-Camera 2.4 on the Forums. X-Camera is an advanced view plugin for X-Plane and can be used to create hundreds of unique views for the cockpit, external views of the aircraft, views from the airport, and many more. Many options can be edited on a per camera basis and even allows users to enjoy a very responsive TrackIR experience with head movement limits.

Version 2.4 will include many new key features, the biggest being a new user interface. Drag and drop camera and category ordering, color coded mini control panel, right click mouse wheel support, and wheel zoom disable by camera are just some of the many new features. Airport camera support has been improved and AI perspective support for the new X-Plane TCAS API has been added. Existing users of X-Camera can download the update for free here. A full change log will be included below for those who are interested. You can buy X-Camera from the Store for $15.

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JustSim Updates Basel Airport

JustSim has released an update for their EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg airport (LFSB). The update brings some changes to the scenery, with an updated AFCAD, changed autogen objects and lighting and updated photorealistic ground textures. But most notably, this update also adds support for Prepar3D v5. The update, version 1.1, is available right now through your SimMarket account. The Prepar3D
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X-Plane Mobile MMO Now Available

Laminar Research has released its latest update for their X-Plane Mobile service which now includes the previously announced massively multiplayer online (MMO) service. Those on the premium subscription will be able to take part in the online world with friends close and far away. The new MMO is a completely new way to address multiplayer in the mobile worlds and
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Digital Designs Releases Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport (LFLL)

Only announced about a week ago, Digital Designs has released their Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport (LFLL) airport scenery for both Prepar3D v4 and v5. Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport (LFLL), located just east of the city of Lyon, the airport handles over 11 million passengers per year. Airlines such as Air France Hop, easyJet and many more frequent the airport and reach destinations around
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