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Orbx Announces SP1 for TrueEarth GB with Sneak Peek Previews

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John Venema posted over in the Orbx forum announcing service packs for TrueEarth GB for X-Plane, P3D and TE Netherlands for Aerofly 2.

 
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New Aerosoft Lukla – Mount Everest Previews in AFS2

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Over on the Aerosoft forum, many work-in-progress previews have been posted of the in-development Lukla - Mount Everest in AFS2. Lukla – Mount Everest was originally released for FSX back in 2006. In 2016, it was announced that the entire scenery is getting reconstructed from scratch by the LimeSim and S3DD team. The previews below show Lukla's eye-catching details up
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Just Flight Previews Duchess Model 76 in Aerofly FS 2

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Publisher and developer Just Flight have shared some new previews on Facebook of their upcoming Duchess Model 76 in Aerofly FS 2. The aircraft is a four-seater, twin-engine aircraft with retractable gear. Often used as a multi-engine aircraft for training, it has an average cruise speed of 155kts and a 780 nautical mile range. The team at Just Flight have
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Additional Previews of Netherlands TrueEarth (Aerofly FS 2)

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Iain Emms at Orbx continues to provide excellent photography skills within the simulator and has today used those skills to create some new imagery for the upcoming Netherlands TrueEarth from Orbx. Following on from their P3D version earlier this year, the Aerofly FS 2 version looks to use the technology from within that simulator to create a high performing and realistic
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Orbx Demonstrates Netherlands TrueEarth Performance in AFS2

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Orbx previewed a range of screenshots for the upcoming  Netherlands TrueEarth for Aerofly FS 2 recently. The screenshots themselves looked impressive thanks to the use of new technology and the power of the simulator itself. Static images are a great way to see how something looks, but the important thing for simmers is the performance. Fortunately for us John Dow from Orbx
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Orbx Purchases Earth Simulations Assets

Orbx has today confirmed that they have purchased Earth Simulations assets with the intention of releasing refreshed versions of the Channel Islands for Prepar3D, Aerofly FS2 and X-Plane 11.

Over on the forums, it was confirmed that the acquisition of these assets mean we’ll be seeing brand new versions of Aldnery, Guensey, Jersey and the Isle of Man in the upcoming year. The project will be lead by the guys at Turbulent Designs, who recently teamed up with Orbx. Using up-to-date imagery and the various development techniques developed by Orbx, these new products will be better than ever before.

Orbx CEO John Venema today said “This is a great result for both the former users  of Earth Simulations and also the Orbx community.. It has been a desire of mine for some years to carry Darren and Vicki’s benchmark scenery titles forward and give them a new lease of life.”

Whilst owners of Earth Simulations products may be disappointed to hear that there will not be a free upgrade, it’s worth noting that all the additional features will ensure it will feel like a brand new product. Furthermore, it has been confirmed that cross-platform purchases will mean users who buy for multiple sims (e.g. P3D and XP11), will be entitled to the usual 40% discount, as seen from other Orbx products.

Darren Vincent – the former director of Earth Simulations – said today, “I’m very pleased that Orbx have taken custody of our work and will give it a new lease of life across these simulator platforms. I am sure our previous ES customers will embrace this redux of our sceneries which we are very proud to have made back in the day. I wish John and his team all the best with their plans!”

John concluded with “We will make use of the many digital assets that are available from the ES files, which you will see in products like TrueEarth Great Britain and elsewhere.”

The first channel island to be released will be Alderney for FSX/P3D which you can expect within the next 3-4 months.

 

*Couldn’t find a suitable preview image, so used a cool video from MegaRocket99.

 
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Orbx Netherlands TrueEarth Aerofly FS 2 Previews

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Orbx has said time and time again that 2018 is the year where all the research and development will start to come to fruition. Part of that process was releasing their new technology which has been named TrueEarth. The first in a long line of TrueEarth products is Netherlands. We reviewed it a few weeks back for P3Dv4, but today,
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New Aerosoft Lukla-Mount Everest Previews

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It's been a few months since we've seen any previews of Lime Sim/Aerosoft's upcoming Lukla-Mount Everest reboot, taking one of their most popular sceneries and giving it the remake it deserves. Today, that all changes with a bunch of new previews of the terrain surrounding Mount Everest shared by Sasa on the Aerosoft preview forums! The reboot of Lukla-Mount Everest
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Huge Preview on Orbx EU Netherlands TrueEarth

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Over on the Orbx forums, Jarrad has put together a hugely impressive preview on the upcoming photoreal scenery project from the team. This new technology, now being called 'TrueEarth' is the next step forward for Orbx and how they want to make the world in our sims a much more realistic place. The preview thread itself is impressive and littered
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