The future of FSGenesis is not sure at all, and it’s more exactly negative when you read the bad news posted in their blog.
FSGenesis was created in 1998, but they’re running now into financial problems. It would be sad to see such an important and good part of the FS community go away.
LivingFS are continuing to improve the generally very low quality mesh of the FSX world with the release of their latest package covering the South Asian countries of Thailand and Cambodia.
As can be seen from the screenshot linked to the left and others on the simMarket product page, the 30m ASTER data used to […]
Like much of the FSX world, the Indian Ocean island of Sri Lanka is best described as “somewhat lacking in detail”.
The default mesh away from the areas considered important by Microsoft is definitely somewhat lacking, so LivingFS have brought distinct improvements to the island using 30m ASTER data.
The developers have provided a number […]
Anyone who has looked at most of the world’s default mesh in almost any sim will know how inaccurate the default mesh and coastlines are, without significant second or third party input. Well, in Greenland‘s case, it’s worse than most. The reason? SRTM data, which is often used as the basis for mesh upgrades, doesn’t […]
This is again for X-Plane 10 users, and thanks to Andras Fabian. I hope you have a reliable internet connection with sufficient bandwidth and some free space on your hard disk.
He has made available various Freeware mesh for different regions of the world : USA West with Rockies, Alaska, Canada West, and a […]
Andras Fabian of alpilotx.net has released a series of HD mesh upgrades for Laminar’s X-Plane 10 simulator as freeware.
Covering much of North America and a swathe of Europe in addition to the Canary Islands, the sceneries are available along with more information from here.
For more screenshots, Andras has two galleries of screenshots uploaded, […]
The third volume of FSGlobal Ultimate covers Asia and Oceania, still with a high level of details up to LOD13 at 5m for terrain mesh.
Purchase your DVD set now at simMarket.com.
Fabio Trojan of ESC Sceneries has been in contact, to announce that they are working on a high quality mesh covering Africa, initially for Microsoft Flight Simulator X.
Pretty much anyone who has flown in Africa in the sim and knows anything about the majority of the continent in the real world agrees that it […]
Mountains regions in FS always welcome detailed mesh, and not only for VFR flights, as you may have to perform approach near or in that region where you could see the difference.
ESC Sceneries have a new mesh Version 2 for Alps, designed at 30m resolution and covers the whole Alps, as you can check […]
There are new versions of scenery and mesh tools for X-Plane available for download from X-Plane development blog.
The incoming X-Plane 10 may come with new versions of these utilities to support the new technologies they developed.