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Active Sky Next SP5 Open Beta – Now Available


Active Sky Next users, good news, SP5 of HiFi Simulation’s weather engine has been released in an open beta format.

Standard beta rules apply: it may break things so use at your own risk.

ASN Service Pack 5:
– Made low clouds in grid based interpolation respect the dewspread and avoid randomization (gives more consistent results)
– Adjustments to option text/description and revision/readme updates to match
– Added handling for mismatched UFT-8 single-character flight plan degrees symbol preventing some flight plans from loading
– API improvements, fixes and additions (see ASN_API.PDF)
– Added copying activeflightplanwx.txt to common export path for better integration capability
– Adjusted ASN/ASConnect comms to prevent cases of intermittent “cannot control ambients” errors in some cases
– [ASN for P3D] Visibility handling improvements for P3D v3.2


Head to their forums to find out more and download links!


Tags : Active Sky NextBETAHiFi SimulationsService PackWeather
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