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FlyTampa Releases Las Vegas for Microsoft Flight Simulator

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Scenery developer FlyTampa has released Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport (KLAS) and city for Microsoft Flight Simulator. This is the second release from FlyTampa on the new platform and builds upon what the development team produced previously with Copenhagen.¬†

The feature list is a mix of all simulator versions, but some appear to be the same across all versions. For example, PBR materials is used throughout the Microsoft Flight Simulator version, along with custom buildings for the airport and 3D bridges and animated trains. Furthermore, McCarran International Airport also features sloped airport terrain in MSFS. In addition to the airport, the Las Vegas strip has also been faithfully recreated with custom buildings in the simulator, with detailed objects and impressive night lighting throughout.

McCarran International Airport serves as the main airport for the city with airlines from all over the world bringing visitors to the region. Allegiant Air and Southwest have huge bases at the airport, with numerous other airlines flying to destinations such as London, Amsterdam, Mexico City and beyond.

You can buy FlyTampa’s Las Vegas for Microsoft Flight Simulator via their store for $19.99 USD. No upgrade or license transfer appears to be available.

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FlyTampa Las Vegas MSFS Previews

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FlyTampa has shared two previews of an upcoming MSFS version of their Las Vegas scenery (KLAS). One of the previews focusses on the ATC towers at the airports, with a backdrop of the city itself, with its majestic light-show. The other preview shows a close-up of the terminal building, showing off the highly detailed modelling and textures that the airport
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Single Preview of FlyTampa Las Vegas for X-Plane 11

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FlyTampa has shared a single new preview image for its upcoming Las Vegas scenery for X-Plane 11. The scenery, which was released for Prepar3D, is being ported over to Laminar Research's simulator and the single teaser image highlights that not just the airport will be included. The image itself was from down the Las Vegas strip and in the background
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FlyTampa Las Vegas: The FSElite Review

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First announced back in January of 2017, FlyTampa has finally brought Las Vegas McCarran Airport to the sim world, and the strip along with it. McCarran International Airport is the main airport for Las Vegas, just a few short miles away from the strip. First opened in 1942, with the first commercial flight operated from the airport in 1948, the
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FlyTampa Las Vegas 1.1 Update Now Available

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Released only last week, FlyTampa has already updated their Las Vegas scenery based on reports from the community. The new version, version 1.1, sees a few fixes and adjustments including a mesh compatibility update for FSGlobal Ultimate users, corrections to misplaced objects and an overall AFCAD update. In addition, FlyTampa has also improved some of the night textures in the
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FlyTampa Las Vegas (KLAS) Now Available

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FlyTampa has released Las Vegas (KLAS). The anticipated airport from the scenery developers will give simmers a new opportunity to explore the Entertainment Capital of the World, Las Vegas.

The airport from FlyTampa features a full rendition of Las Vegas McCarran (KLAS) airport in an up-to-date state. All the current terminal buildings, layouts and ground textures have been modelled to be as accurate as possible. The area is full of high-resolution photo scenery with a completely custom mesh. Throughout the airport, 3D models, animated cars and the airport to city monorail have been included. As this airport has been designed for Prepar3D v4, FlyTampa have also included PBR textures on the terminal windows and dynamic lighting throughout

Further to the airport, the entire Las Vegas strip has been fully modelled. With detailed models of some of the most famous landmarks including the Bellagio Hotel and Fountains, the Stratosphere and FlightSimExpo 2018’s home, The Flamingo Hotel and Resort. Even the famous Las Vegas sign has been faithfully modelled.

The scenery comes with a full scenery configuration tool to give users the ability to change their preferences.

You can buy the product now from the FlyTampa website. Las Vegas (KLAS) costs $32.00 USD.

Thanks to Ole for the heads up.

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FlyTampa Reveals April Release Date for Las Vegas (KLAS)

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In a conversation on their forum, popular developer FlyTampa has given their clearest indication yet of an April 2019 release date for their highly anticipated Las Vegas scenery (KLAS) for Prepar3D v4. Click here for our January article on the latest development for Las Vegas. The discussion on the forum began with a light-hearted debate about whether or not regular
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FlyTampa Previews Single Las Vegas (KLAS) Night Lighting Screenshot

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Over on their Facebook page, FlyTampa has released a new preview of their upcoming Las Vegas McCarran (KLAS) for Prepar3D. This seriously anticipated scenery has been teased for many, many months and the latest tease shows how it looks at night in all of its glory. From the sneak peek, the airport is covered with dynamic lighting and various hotels
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FlyTampa Previews Las Vegas McCarran Intl. (KLAS)

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The last we've heard from FlyTampa regarding Las Vegas was back in July, today, over on their Facebook page, they're back with one landside preview of Las Vegas McCarran Intl. Terminal 3. FlyTampa had announced in their previous post that they are doing the strip and surrounding suburban area around the airport which has taken them a lot longer than
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