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Orbx Releases Key West International Airport for MSFS

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Following a preview thread just the other day, Orbx has released Key West International Airport (KEYW) for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The airport located in southern Florida has a short 5,076ft runway but does bring with it stunning views along the beaches and local resorted. A number of airlines frequent the airport to destinations across the US. This includes American Airlines to Dallas and Chicago, whilst Delta frequents the airport from Atlanta and New York. The airport also sees a variety of private jets and general aviation pilots touchdown on the short runway.

Orbx has included numerous 3D models within the airport including the terminal buildings, the hangars and also various airport objects. Each of which has been given custom textures that meet the latest PBR standards. Furthermore, there is also an extensive range of points of interest scattered around the airport including hotels, local shops and also major landmarks. The team has made an extensive effort to blend the airport with the nearby coast and also the default scenery for a seamless approach.

You can buy Orbx’s Key West International Airport from OrbxDirect now for $9.99 AUD (US$7.73 | €6,45 | £5.58)

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Orbx Announces Key West International Airport for MSFS

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Orbx has today announced that they will be bringing their Key West International Airport (KEYW) to Microsoft Flight Simulator. The airport located in southern Florida has a short 5,076ft runway but does bring with it stunning views along the beaches and local resorted. A number of airlines frequent the airport to destinations across the US. This includes American Airlines to
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Orbx Updates Various X-Plane Airports

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In a brief post by the Orbx team on the forums, a range of airports for X-Plane 11 has been updated. The small patch is designed to update the ground traffic plugin used by a number of airports in X-Plane 11.50. The update for the 24 airports is free. You can get the update directly through Orbx Central. Upon loading
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FSDreamTeam Updates Key West International for MSFS

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FSDreamTeam has issued an update for their recently released Key West (KEYW) scenery for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The update comes with a lot of new additions, such as the addition of Ft. Jefferson, a fighter squadron, vegetations and details and custom landmark POI's. The update can be obtained by running the FSDT Live Update if you've purchased the scenery through
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Orbx Releases Key West Airport for X-Plane 11

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Alongside releasing TrueEarth US Florida, the team at Orbx has also released Key West Airport for X-Plane 11. Key West will include custom 3D modelled terminal buildings, airport ground objects such as people, cars, trucks and signage. The release will take advantage of PBR texturing throughout and will seamlessly blend with  TrueEarth US Florida. The airport scenery on its own
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Orbx KEYW Key West for X-Plane 11 Previews

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Orbx announced that Key West (KEYW) at the same time as TrueEarth US Florida late last year. Since then, we have seen many previews for the new TrueEarth product, but very few of that from Key West. Luckily, Iain Emms from the Orbx screenshot team has shared a range of new previews showing off how detailed the airport will be upon release.

As mentioned before, the airport will include custom 3D modelling, static ground objects and also plenty of PBR texturing throughout the area. The airport has been designed to blend in seamlessly with the upcoming TrueEarth US Florida. Local hotels, points of interest and more will also be included (some of which you can see in the previews above).

Once we hear any new information or a possible release date, we’ll let you know.

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