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Orbx TrueEarth Washington For X-Plane 11: The FSElite Review

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Introduction

Washington has always been a popular destination among flight simmers and developers. With the beauty of mountains like the Olympics, Rainier, stunning cityscape and of course home to one the busiest international airports in the country, Seattle International Airport. Its no wonder why Orbx chose to take on the beautiful state of Washington with TrueEarth.

The realism of this scenery is achieved by Ultra-HD Ortho scenery plus millions of buildings and trees spread across 90,000 plus square miles of terrain. But with nice looking textures you might wonder the cost in performance? Can the X-Plane 11 engine save the day? We’ll travel around the state in all sorts of airplanes to not only see how it performs but how it looks…

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Orio al Serio Airport, just to the south of the Italian Alps, serves the cities of Bergamo and Milan. It acts as a hub for Ryanair and serves thirty other airlines with destinations mainly across continental Europe.

Features

  • All buildings modelled
  • Aeroclub
  • Accurate ground layout
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