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Orbx Releases San Jose International Airport for P3D

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Orbx has just released its latest scenery for Prepar3D, covering the heart of Silicon Valley, San Jose International Airport.

KSJC is the only downtown international airport in the San Francisco Bay Area, being only a short distance from the city skyrises. The airport features two parallel 11,000 foot runways, capable of handling anything you could throw at it. San Jose is host to flights from all over the United States, parts of Canada and Mexico, as well as further destinations to Tokyo, Beijing, and London. Southwest and Alaska are the two biggest airlines at the airport, with FedEx and UPS flying cargo into the airport. The airport also hosts two corporate jet FBOs, Atlantic Aviation and Signature Flight Support, with Signature able to take jets up to the size of the 777.

Orbx has put a lot of details into this airport, using PBR to make the terminals come to life. SODE jetways are included as well as a number of configuration options that can help cater the product to your needs. Points of interest are also included around the airport, such as Avaya Stadium. The scenery also blends with TrueEarth Northern California and NA Northern California. A full feature list can be viewed at the end of this post.

Orbx San Jose International for Prepar3D v4+ is available via the Orbx website and Orbx Central for $39.95 AUD (US$28.54 | €24,23 | £21.81)

Features

  • Complete rendition of San Jose International Airport
  • Stunning set of ultra-detailed texture work throughout
  • Exquisite modelling work for the entire airport and beyond
  • Detailed use of dynamic lighting bringing life to the apron
  • SODE jetway support for all aircraft types
  • POIs surrounding the airport
  • Range of user-configurable options to meet your performance needs
  • Perfectly blends with TrueEarth Northern California and NA Northern California
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Northern California is home to some of the most diverse types of land you can find in a flight simulator. You can takeoff from a large city like the San Francisco Bay Area, and within an hour you will have flown over quite a few types of land. Fly over the coast of California and the Pacific Ocean, fly over the flat farmlands of the central valley, pass by dense redwood forests near Santa Cruz, fly high over the Sierra Nevada mountain range, and more.

TrueEarth Northern California covers over 240,000 square kilometers of the state. VFR is possible with this region as landmarks such as “masts, wind farms, churches, power-lines, and lighthouses” are included in this product. Over 1,000 points of interest have been 3D modeled, as well as over 8 million buildings and 284 million trees being included in the product. The mech is an Ultra-HD 10-meter mesh for this product. A full feature list can be viewed at the bottom of this post.

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Orbx TrueEarth Northern California can be picked up for $54.95 AUD, but is currently on sale for $43.96 AUD until June 16th at 1AM UTC. TrueEarth Northern California is available for Prepar3D v4 and v5 simulators.

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