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Gaya Simulations Releases Vienna Airport (LOWW) for Prepar3D and X-Plane 11

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After months of teasing, Gaya Simulations has released their long-awaited Vienna Airport (LOWW) for both Prepar3D and X-Plane 11. The airport just southeast of the capital of Austria is home to various airlines visiting a range of worldwide destinations. From all across Europe to the Middle East and beyond. The airport is able to handle smaller narrow-body jets such as the 737 up to the larger 777 family and the A380.

[Above] Prepar3D Trailer

On either the Prepar3D or X-Plane version, the airport features a highly detailed and realistic rendition of Vienna Airport. From the main terminal building with interior modelling to the newest Bravo cargo parking stands. The airport comes complete with detailed 3D ground vehicles, immersive ground texturing and PBR throughout.

As you approach the airport, you will fly over the included city and towns below, high-resolution ground textures and even the Petrochemie Danubia. On the Prepar3D version, the seasonal variation makes for exciting views in the Winter.  On the X-Plane 11 version,  SAMv2 jetways have been included, along with a complete VGDS system and marshallers along with blending in perfectly with Ortho4XP tiles.

[Above] X-Plane 11 Screenshots

You can buy Gaya Simulation’s Vienna Airport through OrbxDirect right now. Both versions cost AU$49.95 (approximately US$30.87 | €28.40 EUR | £28.80 GPB)

Prepar3D Version

X-Plane 11 Version

Alternatively, you can buy a bundle pack. The bundle pack will save you 25% compared to the standard price of buying them both separately. Bundled price: AU$74.92 (Approx. US$46.30 | €42,60 | £37.56)

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Orbx Santa Barbara Update Released

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Only announced the other day, but Orbx has released the major update for Santa Barbara (KSBA) Airport. The new update includes the Californian Channel Islands not far from Santa Barbara airport. This will give simmers a new place to explore. In total, the new update adds over 700 km² to the product and will add three new airstrips to land at.
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Orbx Santa Barbara (KSBA) Receiving Major Update Soon

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Orbx developer Misha Cajic has shared the news that his Santa Barbara (KSBA) scenery product will soon receive a major update completely free for customers. Confirmed in his forum post, Misha said that the Californian Channel Islands not far from Santa Barbara airport will soon be released as part of the original scenery package. This will give simmers a new place to
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Challenge of the Day: Orbx Regions (Prizes Available)

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As the world continues to pull through as a global community against the pandemic known as Coronavirus, we are supporting simmers across the world with our newly released Stay at Home Community Hub. As part of that, we are challenging simmers around the globe to a series of challenges and share their best screenshots of those daily challenges. Each day, we
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Orbx Announces Boulder City Municipal Airport (KBVU/61B)

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In a lengthy forum announcement, Jared Marshall has announced the upcoming release of a Boulder City Airport and area scenery for Prepar3D v4. The scenery was developed by Ken Hall, who has previously created Catalina (KAVX) and the Papua New Guinea packs. The Boulder City and airport have designed to be used in conjunction with either Orbx Southern California, Global
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Orbx EGCK Caernarfon Airport Released for X-Plane 11

Orbx has released EGCK Caernarfon Airport for X-Plane 11. This general aviation airport is located in the heart of Snowdonia, North Wales, and offers splendid views of the countryside during various stages of flight. Developed by TrueEarth developer Tony Wroblewski, the airport will feature all the bells and whistles for a typical Orbx airport.

The airport features high definition 2cm /px hand-painted ground textures, custom-built 3D objects including signage, fencing and equipment which is all based on real-world photos, and also PBR materials for airport buildings perfectly reacting to lighting conditions. The airport also features some unique aspects too, such as having large wind turbines next to the runway which makes for a very interesting approach into the small airfield.

You can buy it now from Orbx for $29.95 AUD (approximately US$18.41 | €16,69 | £14.84)

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Orbx Shares San Jose Airport (KSJC) Renders

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Orbx Ed Correia has shared on the Orbx forums some renders of their upcoming San Jose International Airport (KSJC). These previews show the modeling and texturing of the terminals, which have yet to be shown in game. The Orbx San Jose Airport was first teased this month along with Palm Beach. John Venema, CEO of Orbx, further added in the
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Orbx openLC Africa Released for Prepar3D and FSX

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It has seemed like forever since the initial announcement, but Orbx has released the next package in their openLC range. Following on from Europe, North America and South America comes openLC Africa. This new openLC region covers over 30 million KM square spanning from the likes of Cape Town and Port Elizabeth in South Africa to Cairo in Eygpt and
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Orbx openLC Africa Final Previews Before Release

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Orbx's Iain Emms has shared his "final" previews for the anticipated openLC Africa. This is a region flight sim community members have anticipated for a long time and it's almost here. Yesterday, a few other previews were shared from around Cape Town, Namibia and Madagascar. Today's previews are more general and just give a sense of the product itself. Once we have
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