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Rising Dawn Studios Releases Riverside Municipal Airport


2.5 years after the first announcements, Rising Dawn Studios opens the airport of Riverside Municipal Airport (KRAL) near Riverside, California, so they reveal on their Facebook page. Next to about 100 general aviation aircraft, Riverside Municipal Airport, once called Riverside Arlington Airport, is home to Civil Air Patrol Squadron 5 since 2005.

The airport is packed with lots of extra features. A number of iconic buildings in the Los Angeles Area, including the Santa Monica Pier, customizable hangars, lots of animations and details, PBR textures, even a virtual annual airshow and a packed activity calendar and a lot more bring this airport to life.

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Imaginesim Postpones Los Angeles

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Disappointing news from Imaginesim's Facebook page this morning. Imaginesim has decided to postpone their work on Los Angeles International Airport for Prepar3D V4. Shortly after starting the development of LAX, Imaginesim was blown away with the news of Microsoft's newest flight simulator. The promo video for the new sim showcased amazing graphics and detailed cities. Included with the footage was
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Taburet Release Los Angeles XP for X-Plane 11

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Scenery developer Taburet has released Los Angeles XP for X-Plane 11. The city scenery package includes the whole of downtown LA, including custom objects, night lighting and also making sure autogen blends nicely into the photorealistic base textures. The details have been acquired from real world data meaning that positioning, dimensions and height are as accurate as possible. Furthermore, there
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FSDreamTeam GSX Update

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A small, but exciting, announcement from FSDreamTeam regarding GSX. To begin with, there is a new purchase option for new users of GSX. The add-on, together with it's currently only expansion pack, GSX Level 2, can now be purchased as a bundle. The bundle will cost $49. This is a little bit cheaper than purchasing both products separately. GSX has
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ImagineSim Tease KLAX Los Angeles

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After finishing and releasing the highly anticipated Singapore just a few weeks ago, the team at ImagineSim has started looking at their next project. It seems this project may very well be Los Angeles International LAX (KLAX). Over on Facebook, the ImagineSim team shared a photo of the busy hub. The picture is coupled with a message stating the first on-site visit has been completed with a second visit planned. The team is also open to your input, as the airport has no information that the team requires publicly available on the internet.

It should be noted that this announcement does not yet mean there definitely will be a version developed by the ImagineSim team. This is all depending on whether or not the team is able to gather all the required data for the airport.

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ShortFinal Design Releases KLAX HD

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Hailed by many as one of the X-Plane community's most talented scenery artists, ShortFinal Design has released the much-anticipated KLAX - Los Angeles International HD. The scenery depicts the world's fifth busiest passenger airport in spectacular detail, with custom models as far as the eye can see. All buildings are baked with Ambient Occlusion, while objects and the high-resolution ground textures have
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