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MK-Studios Releases Vagar for P3Dv5

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MK-Studios has released a new version of their Vagar (EKVG) scenery for Prepar3D v5. The new version of the scenery includes several improvements over the original, such as PBR material textures, new satellite imagery and updated landclass for the islands. The scenery has also been optimised for P3Dv5.

MK-Studios Vagar for Prepar3D v5 is available for €12 from SimMarket. Customers that have previously purchased Vagar for P3Dv4 are entitled to a special upgrade price of €5.

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PKSim Releases Bodrum for P3Dv5

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In a surprise release, PKSim has released Bodrum Airport (LTFE) for Prepar3D v5. Serving the Turkish town of the same name, Bodrum Airport is a busy airport for leisure carriers taking Europeans to the sun-drenched beach location. The airport itself has been designed to handle over 5 million passengers and has spacious terminal buildings and plenty of parking sports for
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Aeroplane Heaven Releases Supermarine Spitfire Mk1A for MSFS

At long last, Aeroplane Heaven has released their highly anticipated Supermarine Spitfire Mk1A for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The Supermarine Spitfire is, of course, a plane that needs no introduction, with it being one of the heroes of the early days of World War II and the Battle of Britain. The plane was designed by R. J. Mitchell, although he would
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Infinite Flight Version 21.5 Available Now

Mobile flight simulator, Infinite Flight, has released its newest update that brings additional 3D airports, additional free regions and also the A330-900neo. The A330-900neo was developed by Airbus as the successor to the A330-300 and brought with it a new wing design, improved engines and other aerodynamics benefits that enabled it to be more environmentally friendly and fuel-efficient. With the
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Xometry Announces Victorville Airport (KVCV) for XPL

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Developer Xometry has announced via the iniBuilds forums that they will be bringing Victorville Airport (KVCV) to X-Plane 11. The team will be bringing the iconic desert airport to the simulator and will come with a number of features. The airport is typically the final destination for many aircraft before being scrapped, but it has also served as a long-term
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Orbx Updates LOWI Innsbruck to 1.2.0


Orbx has issued an update for their Innsbruck scenery. The update adds compatibility with World Update 6, which saw an overhaul of the Germany, Austria and Switzerland region which also affected Orbx’s add-on. The update fixes the appearance of trees on the airfield, and features some terrain adjustments. The airport will now also have its taxi signs lit at night, and the hospital helipad has been hardened. As a reminder, the team also stated that the default LOWI airport by Asobo still needs to be removed from your content manager to ensure full compatibility. The update is available right now from Orbx Direct and has also been submitted to the in-game Marketplace, where it will be available once it has gone through that update process.

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Northern Sky Studio Releases Kahului Airport for MSFS

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Scenery developer Northen Sky Studio has released Kahului Airport (PHOG) for MSFS. The airport is located in Hawaii on the island of Maui and sees plenty of traffic throughout the year. The airport comes with custom surroundings, PBR materials on the terminal buildings and highly detailed modelling. The airport also makes use of custom orthophotos for the airport and surrounding
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MK-Studios Porto Airport in MSFS Previews

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Developer MK-Studios has sent FSElite a number of screenshots for its upcoming release of Porto Airport (LPPR) on Micorosft Flight Simulator. Announced initially in the MK-Studios 2021 roadmap, the airport appears to be quite along in development with the previews showcasing numerous parts of the airport. The Portuguese airport is situated in the north of the country and sees plenty
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FlightFX Formally Announces DuPage and Pompano Airports

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In our interview with FlightFX earlier last month, some of you may have noticed that they quietly confirmed that their next airports would be DuPage Airport and also Pompano Airport. We can now share a few more development screenshots of both of those with you. It's worth noting that these are very early development shots. DuPage Airport Located just shy
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