You can’t mention Arizona without talking about its most famous terrain feature. Especially not when that feature is as globally renowned as the Grand Canyon.
That’s not the only famous bit of photoreal terrain that you’ll be flying over in MegaScenery Earth‘s latest set though; the cities of Phoenix and Tucson number amongst those present, [...]
Andras Fabian of alpilot.net has announced the release of version 2 of the donationware X-Plane 10 HD Scenery Mesh, reporting that “It covers many of the “interesting” regions of the planet”, using over 55 Gbytes of data, across Europe and North America.
If you already know about the project and just want to skip straight [...]
When posting MegaScenery Earth scenery news articles, we always try and open with an interesting fact about the state being covered. With Nebraska, that was a bit of a challenge. The state is mainly famous for the people born there – according to a search, both Gerald Ford and Malcolm X were born [...]
Bembridge, on the Isle of Wight off the South Coast of Hampshire in the UK, is the location of Taburet‘s latest scenery release.
Created for use in X-Plane 10, with or without G2xpl/any photoreal scenery, the airfield is advertised as having the sole hard runway on the island and is close enough to many other [...]
The area around Portland and Vancouver in Northern Oregon/Southern Washington respectively may have been made more famous in the FS world by a landclass based scenery product, but when a region looks this good, it’s not surprising that developers wish to cover it in photoscenery instead.
VERO have done exactly that with two products; “Silver” [...]
Kansas is big. Very big. It’s also really quite flat for the most part, but flat doesn’t have to mean uninteresting. If nothing else, as the picture above shows, it’s home to one of the most prolific aviation companies of all time, in form of Cessna Aircraft.
To give the usual figures, the MegaScenery Earth [...]
Intended as a demo/preview of the “US Cities X – Los Angeles” product, Aerosoft are offering simmers a free download of the island of Catalina, off the South Californian coast.
With a centrepoint of the “Airport in the Sky” and its sloped runway, the complete island with beaches, heliport, former seaplane base, aerial photographic textures [...]
A lot of people still prefer physical media to downloads, so if you count amongst them, you might like to know that Flight1 Europe are now selling UTX Tropical America and the Caribbean through simMarket in boxed format.
If you don’t know the UTX series, the screenshots on the product page, here, show you the [...]
Definitely one for the rotary-wing pilot, rather than the airliner fans, Alro Creations have updated and reworked their recreation of the “Observatoire Astronomique du Pic du Midi de Bigorre” for FSX and P3D.
Designed for use with FranceVFR’s Midi-Pyrénées PHOTO HD vol. 2, but compatible with the default scenery due to [...]
Not only are there two new MegaScenery Earth packages available at simMarket this week, but one of them is even outside the United States borders.
First up and sticking true to form comes the US state of Iowa, over 56,000 square miles and with 234 airfields/airports, this Mid-Western state is best known for its vast [...]