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FlythemaddogX MD80 Will Feature TFDi Design’s True Glass

During the Cosford show the other weekend, TFDi Designs announced they would be bringing the much-anticipated ‘rain-drops’ to Prepar3D V4 thanks to their in-house software: True Glass. True Glass enables developers to add the effect to any aircraft and will be completely modular meaning it will be easy to update across multiple aircraft.

When TFDi Designs announced True Glass, they made it very clear that they are completely open for any developer to approach them and incorporate the technology in their upcoming or past aircraft. The first developer to actively confirm their use of the technology in their aircraft are the team behind the upcoming FlythemaddogX MD80.

The developers already have the product in deep beta testing and they’re still aiming for a late 2017 release. Whilst no previews or screenshots were shared, this is a great step forward for the community as it shows how effective developers working together can produce great content for us.

As we find out more, we’ll let you know. You can watch the video above to remind yourself what True Glass is.

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FSLabs Updates the Community on Prepar3D v4 Changes!

Today, FSLabs has provided the release notes for the updated version of their Airbus A320 for Prepar3D v4. From the phrasing used on their forum post, it sounds like the changes detailed are only going to be released for the new platform, at least initially - the FSX/FSX:SE/P3d 1-3 versions are referred to as the 'older products'. The list of updates
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RFscenerybuilding Releases Will Rogers Airport (KOKC)

RFscenerybuilding has released the main hub for Oklahoma City, Will Rogers Airport (KOKC). Will Rogers is a medium sized airport with four runways that serves just under 4 million passengers a year. The airport will see a new expansion with a new terminal. RFscenerybuildings Will Rogers Airport is available for FSX and all versions of Prepar3d (including v4) for €20.
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UK2000 Aberdeen is released for X-Plane

UK2000 released their next airport scenery for X-Plane 10 and 11, this time it's Aberdeen. As usual the assets in this package origins from FSX/P3D platform. Assets like custom taxiways, grass, signs, buildings and Autogen safedock. As well as X Plane spill lights. Aberdeen airport is in Northern Scotland and opened in 1943 to link it with London. It became a
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Orbx releases Pula LDPL

Orbx has released Pula Airport (LDPL). This airport serves the city of Pula, Croatia. This city is becoming increasingly popular with tourists. Many big and small airlines have summer destinations at the airport. Orbx has done a great job at trying to make the airport and its surroundings as realistic and detailed as possible. The airport, the entire city and
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TOGA Projects Announces ENVSHADE for Prepar3D V3 and V4

ENVSHADE

TOGA Projects, the team behind the fantastic ENVTEX has confirmed details of their upcoming product ENVSHADE. The new product makes this whole shader business within Prepar3D as easy as possible by providing a complete solution to shader usage. If you’re not aware, changing shaders within Prepar3D can make the sim look amazing. There’s already the great PTA Tool which will enable you to make a huge amount of changes and adds flexibility, but ENVSHADE will make this process easy for those unsure how to edit.

Coming soon, you’ll be able to buy for just €5.00, but if you already own ENVTEX, then you’ll get further discount off of that.

ENVSHADE supports both P3D V3 and V4 and will come with an easy to user interface to give you access to all of your TOGA products. The clouds, sky and atmosphere will vary depending on the weather, time of day and moonlight giving you a realistic looking simulator.

You can see the full feature list below, and we’ll let you know as soon as it’s out.

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Orbx AU AI Traffic Now Available for Prepar3D V4

With the airports and regions from Orbx now working well in the latest version of Prepar3D many were hoping that the excellent freeware AI package from Graham Eccleston would be made available. Today, Orbx released the free traffic pack to be fully compatible with Prepar3D V4. The most unique thing about the AU AI pack is the fact that aircraft fully
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Turbulent Designs TerraFlora: The FSElite Review

Turbulent Designs Terra Flora FEATURED
8.6
PRODUCT INFORMATION
Developer
Turbulent Designs
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Turbulent Designs
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£19.99 (Excl. VAT)
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Version Reviewed
1.2
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FSElite’s preferred Flight Sim vendor is SimMarket. (Why?)

As per our Community Charter, all of our reviews are free from bias, prejudice and favourtism. Don’t forget, each reviewer has their own style and thoughts, although they all abide by the Review Guidelines - something I suggest you have a read.

Turbulent Designs have been on a roll lately. From their humble beginnings with a few small airports, the team has quickly released some high quality and evolutionary scenery products. Of course, I’m talking about both Idaho Falls and MBS International Airport. Both of those airports had some great features, but something that I really enjoyed was the foliage and natural looking environments around them. Not only was this down to the team’s attention to detail, but also their Real Flora technology. This technology really paved the way for their latest product: TerraFlora.

The colours used look fantastic.
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FSDreamTeam Have Released Louisville International Airport (KSDF) for FSX and P3D

FSDreamTeam have released Louisville International Airport (KSDF) for FSX and P3D over on their website today. The Kentucky airport sees predominantly US airlines visit, but has a huge cargo operation making it perfect for those who like to transport good across their virtual planet. The airport is fully compatible with all sims and of course integrates beautifully with GSX and SODE.
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