With superb screenshots taken in Morocco, Prealsoft announce the advanced development of Casablanca City for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Photoreal and custom buildings will reproduce the biggest city ofthe whole Maghreb and high resolution terrain will be also included.
The new version P3D v4 and compatible v5 of KLIA Kuala Lumpur is “almost done” wrote A_A Sceneries. Only the final tweaks, tests and setup packaging remain on the to-do list.
The talented group is running the Beta tests in MSFS of their Irish airport scenery : Dublin EIDW. MK-Studios’ next projects are Keflavik, Helsinki, Fuerteventura V2 and Rome, all developed for both P3D and MSFS (except Keflavik, for MSFS only).
LHSimulations has posted online the first screenshot of their future scenery for MSFS : Budapest LHBP. The realistic 3D grass and the quality of the buildings textures look promising already.
The popular airliners developers for X-Plane announce and showcase their 3D virtual cockpit of the 787 Pro. It will features advanced systems and enhanced modelling details compared to their current products visible at https://flightfactor.aero/.
The first weather management tool for Microsoft Flight Simulator has been announced by REX : Weather Force is a real-time engine based mainly based on METAR with a 1/8th mile precision, updated 10 minutes, with data provided by NOAA. It will also retrieve data from NCEP (data updates twice a day) to model more global atmospheric conditions (temperature, winds at high altitude). REX will be also able to add smoother transitions, the ability to search specific location and historic weather data if you want to customize your flight situation. Different from the default Microsoft scenarios included in Flight Simulator, those…
Introduced in Aerosoft forum, the future SAM2 of Stairport and ShortFinal Design will be able to replace all default airport vehicles in X-Plane by brand new 3D vehicles with many more details and higher resolution textures. Their objects take also advantage of PBR materials for enhanced light reflections and you can “create custom vehicle paints and add it to any airport”. Smart !
The French designers team LMT Simulation posted the announcement of Cannes Mandelieu LFMD airport, in development for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The airport runway faces the Mediterranean Sea, and it’s one the favorite destination for VIPs who wish to go to the French Riviera for summertime. Among the remaining items to add, there are buildings, custom apron and runways.
In Microsoft Flight Simulator, Berlin is already one of the 341 photogrammetric cities, reproduced with HD photoreal terrain. That’s also where we’ll find the next detailed airport scenery coming from Gaya Simulations for MSFS : Berlin Tegel EDDT. P3D and X-Plane sceneries will follow.
Three important aircraft add-ons are currently in development for P3D, and Just Flight have new screens to show their progress. The first pics posted here show the BAe 146 Professional : tested in P3D5, the preview shows the new custom-coded FMS. Below are copied the preview pics of the Airbus A300B4-200, focused on the virtual cockpit with realistic textures and advanced 3D details. And now, here are the first screenshots to reveal the virtual cockpit of the Fokker F-28 with the textures applied on the 3D model.