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UPDATE: Orbx FTX Global OpenLC South America Now Available

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Update: Orbx have released FTX Global OpenLC South America. As expected, it costs $54.95AUD. Furthermore, Orbx have released a new freeware openLC Mesh for South America.

openLC South America requires good mesh and is a must have if you do not have any 3rd party mesh for this area installed.

Over on Facebook, Orbx has confirmed that FTX Global OpenLC South America is on “short final” and will be released this week. Over the past few weeks, Orbx screenshot artists Iain and John have been posting multiple preview topics showing how vast the product is. We shared some of these images as well, so make sure you take a look.

Further to that, the product page is up, which details what you can expect from their latest OpenLC product. Of course, the entire area is covered with plenty of new textures, 3D lighting and even photoreal volcanoes. Whilst the price isn’t confirmed, we’re guessing it will fall in-line with other OpenLC products, meaning it will set you back $54.95 AUD. In the mean time, check out some more previews and the feature list below.

We’ll update this post once it’s released.

 
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Product Update: Orbx FTX openLC NA 1.20 available

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Quick post from us on behalf of Orbx. Quite simply, load up your version of FTX Central V3 and it will prompt you update to version 1.20 of FTX openLC NA. Fix list is below. Just make note, some corrections will be available via FTX Vector in a future update for the Caribbean coastline. - Corrections to the LandClass in
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Orbx OpenLC Europe Updated to Version 1.30

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A pretty significant update just happened on my FTX Central V3 account, bringing OpenLC EU to version 1.3. According to Ed over at the Orbx forums, the update brings the product in line with their new city night lighting. As well as improvements, you will also be able to control the road and railway skirtings via the new Control Panel from
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Orbx Open LC NA Central America – Possibly Releasing Next Week

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As you can see by the glorious image above, Orbx's FTX Global openLC NA Central America is already looking absolutely stunning. Having been in development for some time, we're finally edging closer and closer to a possible release date. Today, Orbx Master, John Venema, has confirmed that internally, they're expecting to have a first release candidate on Saturday 23rd July.
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Massive Orbx Update – OpenLC NA, ORBX Store and More

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John Venema from ORBX has updated the community with a HUGE range of topics that are currently on-going at ORBX HQ. I will briefly summarise each below, but you can check out the full thread over at the ORBX forums.

FTX Central V2.1 Migration

Orbx recently updated FTX Central to sync up all of your Orbx scenery so you don’t have to keep chopping and changing scenery. However, out of the 8,000 people who have updated, 1-2% have had some issues. Orbx delivering as usual have been working hard on a diagnostics tool to help people understand what the issues are, and what Orbx need to do to fix it.

It’s coming along nicely and an update will be inbound soon.

P3Dv3 Airport Ports

This is nearly done, and the last of the airports will soon be with us. Remember that this is probably the last time we’ll get free installer updates.

OpenLC North America

Beta testing is going well, with everything matching Google Maps very well. Their new night lighting will also come packed with the installer, which will also update OpenLC NA Alaska/Canada.

If you’ve already purchased NA Alaska/Canada, then you’ll be entitled to an AU$22.50 discount for the rest of the US. Not bad, not bad.

 
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