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Orbx Announces Three Airports for X-Plane 11

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Orbx’s John Venema announced three new airports for X-Plane 11 on the Orbx Forums. The three airports for TrueEarth Washington and Oregon are KORS Orcas Island for Washington and both 7S3 Stark’s Twin Oaks Airpark and WA79 Walter Sutton’s Airstrip for Oregon.

7S3 Stark’s Twin Oaks Airpark

Stark’s Twin Oaks Airpark is located near Portland, Oregon and is perfectly located for sightseeing expeditions in the Pacific Northwest. Included with the scenery is a large area of 30cm/pixel aerial photoreal terrain that includes various orchards, small farms, and Alpaca ranches. A glacier rock quarry just to the southwest of the airport is a must see for pilots flying in the area. Starks’ house, garage, and two of the hangars are on a hill overlooking the field and have been created with the utmost attention to detail. The airport is fully integrated into TrueEarth US Oregon and includes custom mesh edits to recreate the famous slope between the Stark’s house and the apron.

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Orbx Updates TrueEarth US Oregon HD to Version 1.1.0

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Orbx has updated their TrueEarth US Oregon HD for X-Plane 11 to version 1.1.0. The update is available through Orbx Central. Orbx also stated that an update for Oregon SD is in the works. Changelog Updated orthoimagery for Portland, Medford and six tiles along the west coast with the newer, sharper and colour corrected imagery. Added mesh fixes for upcoming
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Orbx Provides TrueEarth US Oregon Patch V1.01 Information

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Developer Orbx has provided some information regarding the forthcoming patch for their TrueEarth US Oregon Package for X-Plane 11. Some users of this scenery have mentioned colour issues within the urban areas of Oregon. Orbx has taken to their forum to reassure users that they are aware of the blue and purple tones and are working on creating new ortho
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Orbx TrueEarth US Oregon Now Available

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Only shown off in its entirety a few days ago, but Orbx has already released TrueEarth US Oregon for X-Plane 11. The large region is the second in the TrueEarth series after Washington. As per our previous post, the state of Oregon features a wide variety of terrain to see and explore. From build-up towns and cities and huge forests to
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Orbx TrueEarth US Oregon Trailer Shared

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Following on from the mega preview thread of Orbx TrueEarth US Oregon, the team has now shared the trailer for the product. The trailer highlights numerous included features such as the detailed orthoimagery, the millions of placed trees and buildings and of course the various points of interests you'll find scattered across the vast region. You can read the full
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Orbx Previews TrueEarth US Oregon for X-Plane 11

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Orbx has officially shared the first previews of their next US TrueEarth package. The state of Oregon is south of the TrueEarth US Washington series, giving X-Plane 11 user even great coverage in the United States for highly detailed scenery.

Known as the Beaver State, the state of Oregon features a wide variety of terrain to see and explore. From build-up towns and cities and huge forests to the mountainous region of the west and dry deserts. The Orbx team has built TrueEarth US Oregon with 10m Digital Elevation Model (DEM) and LiDAR data, some of the highest quality you can currently obtain. As with other TrueEarth packages, the product contains hand-corrected and sharpened aerial imagery throughout and has spent a lot of time focusing on water masking.

Further to the terrain, TrueEarth US Oregon also features millions of accurately placed buildings, trees and other objects for those that enjoy seeing the virtual world low and slow. All of the points of interest have been designed with PBR giving a realistic effect. Also included in the product is a CityScape of Portland, giving a detailed rendition of the city in X-Plane 11. Other enhanced cities include Eugene, Corvallis and Salem.

When TrueEarth US Oregon is released, it will be available in two packages. The Standard Definition (SD) edition uses 2.4m/pixel (ZL16) sharpened orthoimagery and is approximately 63GB in size. TE USA Oregon SD will be available for AUD$54.95. However, if you’re looking for more detail, a High Definition (HD) version will also be made available. TrueEarth US Oregon HD uses 1.2m/pixel (ZL17) orthoimagery and takes 225GB disk space when uncompressed by Orbx Central. The HD version is ideally suited to those with a more powerful machine and has a video card with more than 8GB. TE USA Oregon HD will be available for AUD$64.95.

If you purchase the HD version you will get the SD version for free. If you’re looking to upgrade in the future, you can upgrade from SD to HD for AUD$10.
The full forum thread can be found on here, along with some excellent side-by-side comparison shots to show default vs TrueEarth US Oregon.

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Taburet NightXP Washington And Oregon For X-Plane Released

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Taburet have released their latest nocturnal scenery add-on, NightXP Washington And Oregon for X-Plane 10 and 11. NightXP Washington And Oregon is a blend of existing X-Plane scenery with nocturnal textures to bring nighttime city and state skylines to life. Taburet have developed this add-on to deliver the greatest amount of realism as possible, taking full advantage of the X-Plane
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