X-Plane 12 Dev Deep Dive – Ep 6: Airports

Our attention turns from aircraft to airports. Let’s see how airports see a massive improvement in X-Plane 12.

Posted: 27-Jun-2022 @ 19:30z
Updated: 23-Mar-2023 @ 21:22z

Welcome to the X-Plane 12 Dev Deep-Dives series. In this series of content, FSElite goes behind the scenes with the Laminar Research team on a huge number of topics with the upcoming release of X-Plane 12.

During the next few weeks, we will learn about all aspects of X-Plane 12 from the marketing and sound design to the new flight model and advanced rendering engine. Each episode will have a specific focus giving you as much insight into X-Plane 12 as possible.

We turn our attention to airports for this episode. Calum sits down with Julian to talk about the scenery gateway, the new tools that allow creators to make remarkable airports, and how weather/seasons affect the ground. Plenty of new footage to be found of airports in action within X-Plane 12.

Sit back and enjoy our Dev Deep Dive series with X-Plane 12.

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