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Orbx openLC Africa Enters Beta

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After a period of uncertainty surrounding the release of openLC Africa, Ed from Orbx took to the forums to confirm that beta testing for the new pack is underway. To accompany the announcement, fresh new screenshots of the product were shared.

No additional details were shared at this time for the product.

As mentioned previously, the product was due to release many years ago, but a range of reasons caused a delay to the product. However, with the product now firmly in the hands of the beta testers, it should only be a matter of time before the region is available to the masses.

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Orbx Issues Statement on openLC Product Development

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Orbx's John Venema has taken to the Orbx forums to issue a statement on the development status for their long-running series of openLC products. This article covers both the long-awaited openLC Africa and also openLC Asia. John started the forum thread by saying that development for openLC Africa has been ongoing for over 2 years. Ever since openLC South America
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Orbx Provides Slight Update on openLC Africa and Asia

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John Venema from Orbx has provided the community with a short, but sweet, update on openLC Africa and openLC Asia. Both products are designed to improve the landclass of their respected areas in a single product. Each of them follow on from the previous releases of openLC Europe, North America and South America. openLC Africa has been a product that has
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Orbx openLC Africa Delayed

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Sad news for those eager to get their hands on it, Orbx openLC Africa has been delayed into 2019. Courtesy of a forum post by Orbx CEO John Venema, we now know what's been keeping OLC Africa from being in our hands this year. John explains that Africa has been pushed out until February in order for Orbx to finish
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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
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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 the Caribbean area (Bahamas, Guadeloupe, etc.)
– Added more than 2,000 settlements in Mexico
– Adjustments to other landclass textures
– 86 corrections to Caribbean airports by Neil Hill

Keep an eye on the forums for further updates.

Don’t forget, we’ve interviewed TWO Orbx developers over the past few weeks. Make sure you read them!

Alex Goff

Marcus Nyberg

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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 Releases FTX Global OpenLC North America

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After many, many, MANY previews, Orbx have finally released their latest in the OpenLC series, North America. As this is a FTX product, FTX Global is required, and it replaces your default scenery. You can buy it NOW for $54.95AUD from the FlightSimStore, or you can find out more over at the Orbx website. If you buy within the next 28
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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
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