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FTX Global Vector

Version 1.35

25th November 2015
  • R00152: Added missing lakes (reservoirs) in Spain
  • R00153: Added missing road segment in Poland
  • R00154: Fixed river elevation issue in Switzerland
  • R00155: Fixed incomplete river Inn
  • R00156: Added missing reservoirs in south France
  • R00157: Added missing lake "Grand Lake Of The Cherokees" in the US
  • R00158: Fixed corrupt coastline near Old Saybrook in the US
  • R00159: Added missing island west of Scotland
  • R00160: Removed streams in rivers in Alaska
  • R00161: Added missing lake "Draycote Water" near EGBE
  • R00162: Fixed spuriours bridge near MMPR
  • R00163: Added missing roads, bridges and highways in Ottawa
  • R00164: Added missing harbour Büsum, Germany
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Version 1.40

2nd July 2016
  • New option in config tool to disable FTX AU
  • Removed a street from a runway (KSEA)
  • Fixed corrupt watermasses at N59.02 E37.68
  • Fixed bridges at N55.99 W3.41
  • Fixed coastline issues at TNCM
  • Added missing highway connection at N45.39 W63.32
  • Fixed a sunken river at N40.84 W77.82
  • Fixed incorrect coastline under runway (PAOT)
  • Fixed bridges at N36.01 W114.74
  • Removed streets moving through airport area at N52.29 E004.74
  • Added missing island (Middleton Island) in Alaska
  • Fixed KSLE which was partly under water
  • Fixed KMDT which was partly under water
  • Fixed a few broken bridges aroun Huntigton (USA)
  • Added Meighs Parks (USA)
  • Fixed incomplete Nile river
  • Added missing beaches south of LAX
  • Added missing reservoirs in Spain at N42.60 W001.12
  • Added missing lake at N50.52 E12.58
  • Added missing lake at N53.68 E10.75
  • Added various missing reservoirs in Europe
  • Fixed numerous airports (or coastlines) to better fit the coastline (or airport layout)
  • Added missing islands at the great lakes
  • Added missing harbour at the great lakes
  • Fixed some anomalies at the great lakes
  • Removed streets crossing runways/taxiways at EHAM
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Version 1.45

7th August 2016
  • Fixed missing roads in western Europe
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FTX Global openLC North America

Version 1.15

2nd August 2016
  • Fixed missing autogen textures
  • Various landclass texture corrections
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FTX Global Airports

AYPY Jacksons Airport

Version 1.10

9th November 2014
  • Fixed bump map issue on main terminal building
  • Improvement to slope at Efogi airstrip
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CNK4 Parry Sound

Version 1.10

17th May 2015
  • Adjustments to flattens
  • Adjustments to water mask
  • Resolved black textures appearing at CEF4 (only occurs with CNK4 installed)
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EDVY Porta Westfalica

Version 1.10

1st April 2015
  • Mipmaps for some textures that were omitted
  • Changed the terrain profile of the location
  • Corrected the windsock direction
  • Removed the shadows of the taxilights
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ESSA Stockholm Arlanda

Version 1.05

18th July 2016
  • Runway lighting fix for P3D versions 2 and 3 only
  • FSX & P3Dv1 users will have version text file updated
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LDDU Dubrovnik

Version 1.10

5th September 2016
  • Performance enhancements
  • APX fixes
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FTX Terrain Regions

Australia SP4

Service Pack 003

14th November 2013
  • For customers who have FTX AU BLUE, GOLD, GREEN, RED, FTX AU SP2, FTX AU SP3, FTX AU SP4
  • Cumulative patch: includes all SP2, SP3.001, SP3.001b, SP4, SP4.001 and SP4.002 patches
  • Please note that the current version available from FlightSim Store includes this service pack.
  • Complete overhaul of the 3D lighting system for the entire country!
  • Adds many landclass updates to address reports by customers since the original release
  • Adds edits and bug fixes to coastlines, lakes, rivers, railroads, waterclass and vertical obstructions
  • Adds autogen annotation edits and improvements
  • Adds new Sydney Harbour Bridge, Kiewa Valley rivers and Lake Hume
  • Adjusts roads and traffic for all Orbx payware airports in AU
  • Fixes the 'red spot' terrain bug in non AU RED regions, and also Perth waterclass
  • Fixes bug where FTX Central would crash if applying SP4 patch directly from SP1
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EU England

Service Pack 001

19th January 2013
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded England from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to Europe before applying this patch
  • Finalized road network
  • Soft skirtings for rural roads
  • Added more football stadiums
  • Additional extrusion bridges
  • Fixed various issues at airports
  • Added missing villages
  • Added compatibility with VFR Germany
  • Plus many more fixes and enhancements
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Service Pack 002

4th March 2013
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded England from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to Europe before applying this patch
  • This is an incremental patch, therefore you will need the EU.ENG.001 installed prior to installing this patch.
  • Added content from Wales in the overlap area
  • Updates to airports in the overlap area
  • Added new textures for the overlap area
  • Removed lighthouses that are outside of England (conflicts with Wales)
  • Updates to core files to make compatible with Wales
  • Fixed spelling mistake in user guide
  • Updated KMZ
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Service Pack 003

29th June 2013
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded England from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to Europe before applying this patch
  • This is an incremental patch, therefore you will need both EU.ENG.001 and EU.ENG.002 patches installed prior to installing this patch.
  • Fixes to some airports
  • Landclass tweaks
  • Merge of features between England and Scotland
  • Updated PR files for coastal mudflats
  • Updated texture files and light maps
  • Updated tree textures
  • Updated coastlines and beaches
  • Updated core files to match FTX EU Scotland
  • Added compatibility with Isle Of Man from Earth Simulations
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Service Pack 004

22nd August 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded England from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Adds the FTX Global style lighting
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Service Pack 005

2nd August 2016
  • New POIs and modifications (refer to KMZ file with this update or on the product page)
  • New tech night lighting for cities
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EU Ireland

Service Pack 001

22nd August 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Ireland from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Adds the FTX Global style lighting
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EU Northern Ireland

Service Pack 001

1st October 2013
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Northern Ireland from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • IMPORTANT! You must set FTX Central to Europe before applying this patch
  • Fixed raised rivers (around Belfast area)
  • Added models for Samson and Goliath cranes and the Titanic Museum
  • Added generic model for Kilroot Power Station
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Service Pack 002

22nd August 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Northern Ireland from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • This is an incremental patch, please ensure that your Northern Ireland installation is up to date prior to installing this patch. In FTX Central, please refer to the FTX Products Installed report to verify that you either have 1.10 or Patch 001 displayed as your version number for Northern Ireland.
  • Adds the FTX Global style lighting
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EU Norway

Service Pack 001 (SP1)

11th April 2015
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Norway from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Placed hundreds of masts, towers, smokestacks, radomes, etc
  • Placed high-voltage powerline transmission towers and corridors
  • More accurate placement of windfarms and individual wind turbines
  • Added small rural and backcountry roads
  • Added more than sixty road and railroad bridges
  • Added light-rail lines in Oslo and Stavanger
  • New photoreal waterfront coverage for the city of Kristiansand
  • New hard-winter mountain textures with dense snow cover
  • Enhanced landclass autogen placement to better represent Norwegian farmland and forests
  • And other fixes listed in the SP1 documentation
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EU Scotland

Service Pack 001

1st October 2013
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Scotland from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to Europe before applying this patch
  • Fixed fields going up mountains
  • Fixed autogen textures on the Shetland and Orkney islands
  • Added missing forests around Loch Morlich
  • Fixed St Andrews town
  • Excluded high trees at end of runways (Aberdeen, Dundee and Perth)
  • Fixed autogen trees in water
  • Fixed sign in middle of runway at EGPB Sumburgh
  • Fixed duplicate roads at EGPK
  • Set all airports to United Kingdom
  • Other minor fixes
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Service Pack 002

22nd August 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Scotland from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to Europe before applying this patch
  • Adds the FTX Global style lighting
  • Fixed autogen suppression in Edinburgh
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EU Wales

Service Pack 001

10th March 2013
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Wales from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • IMPORTANT! You must set FTX Central to Europe before applying this patch
  • Fixed a small bug at EGCW
  • Fixed water on land at Sully Island
  • Added a texture poly for the Rheidol Valley dam
  • Fixed the agn suppression of trees and houses at the GA side and near the main terminal car parks at EGFF
  • Added day-time approach lights with new lighting effects (EGFF)
  • Added a skateboard ramp park with children playing (EGFF)
  • Added the BA maintenance carpark security entrance buildings (EGFF)
  • APX files modified to correct some parking positions (EGFF)
  • Added some missing building features on the GA side (EGFF)
  • Updated the EGFF User Guide
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Service Pack 002

29th June 2013
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Wales from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • IMPORTANT! You must set FTX Central to Europe before applying this patch
  • This is an incremental patch, therefore you need the EU WLS 001 patch installed prior to installing this patch
  • Updated textures and light maps
  • Updated tree textures
  • Updated core files to match FTX EU Scotland
  • Added compatibility with Isle of Man from Earth Simulations
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Service Pack 003

22nd August 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Wales from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Adds the FTX Global style lighting
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NA Central Rockies

Service Pack 003

13th April 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Central Rockies from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to North America before applying this patch
  • This is a CUMULATIVE patch, which includes content from the previous CRM 001 & 002 patches
  • FTX Global lights added to the CRM region
  • Updates to CRM airports to be compatible with P3Dv2
  • Plus fixes from the previous CRM 001 & 002 patches
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Service Pack 004

19th February 2015
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Central Rockies from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • CRM Service Pack 4 is an incremental patch, meaning you should already have CRM updated to “Patch 003 April 2014” (check in FTX Central via Tools > Reports > FTX Products installed).
  • Adjustments to the Cle Elum area lakes and rivers, road and traffic network, bridges, etc., to ensure compatibility with our new S93 add-on
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NA Northern California

Service Pack 001 (SP1)

30th June 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Northern California from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to North America before applying this patch
  • Adjustments to ensure compatibility with our Montery (KMRY) & Lake Tahoe (KTVL) add-ons
  • New photoreal area of Moss Landing and Elkhorn Slough
  • Large-scale refinement of urban landclass
  • Landclass enhancements and (re-)placement of Capitol building in Sacramento
  • Changed type and elevation profile of Antioch Bridge
  • Added Thunderhill Racetrack
  • Added Crater Lake lodge and many more fixes
  • For a full list of updates and fixes, please refer to the PDF release notes contained in the ORBX\User Documents folder, or accessible via FTX Central.
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NA Northern Rockies

Service Pack 004

13th April 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Northern Rockies from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to North America before applying this patch
  • This is a CUMULATIVE patch, which includes content from the previous NRM 001, 002 & 003 patches
  • FTX Global lights added to the NRM region
  • Updates to NRM airports to be compatible with P3Dv2
  • Plus fixes from the previous NRM 001, 002 & 003 patches
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NA Pacific Fjords

Service Pack 004

13th April 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Pacific Fjords from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to North America before applying this patch
  • This is a CUMULATIVE patch, which includes content from the previous PFJ 001, 002 & 003 patches
  • FTX Global lights added to the PFJ region
  • Updates to PFJ airports to be compatible with P3Dv2
  • Plus fixes from the previous PFJ 001, 002 & 003 patches
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NA Pacific Northwest

Service Pack 005

27th March 2012
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Pacific Northwest from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to North America before applying this patch
  • This is a CUMULATIVE patch, which includes content from all previous PNW 001-004a patches
  • Addresses many issues reported by our customers (see forum release announcement for more info)
  • New custom models for high-tension powerline pylons (for all NA regions)
  • Updated road and railway network in various locations and placed additional 3D bridges
  • Restore missing default FSX models of the Delta Airport Inn and marine east of CYVR
  • Many minor adjustments to ensure compatibility with VancouverPlus V3
  • Updated rooftop texture file to deal with "flat gables" on industrial buildings outside Orbx regions
  • For a full list of updates and fixes, please refer to any release notes contained in PDF or text file documents inside the ZIP
  • Don't install this patch on top of the PNW Demo! This patch is only for full PNW.
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Service Pack 008

7th March 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Pacific Northwest from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to North America before applying this patch
  • This is a CUMULATIVE patch, which includes content from the previous PNW 006 & 007 patches. Please make sure you already have PNW SP5 installed before installing this SP8!
  • Adjustments to the Sekiu, Washington, area to ensure compatibility with our Sekiu Airport (11S) add-on
  • Fixes Prepar3Dv2 issue with invisible taxiways on all hard-surfaced airports (for future migration)
  • Incorporates all content from the previously released PNW Service Packs 6 and 7
  • For a full list of updates and fixes, please refer to the PDF release notes contained in the ORBX\User Documents folder, or accessible via FTX Central.
  • Don't install this patch on top of the PNW Demo! This patch is only for full PNW.
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NA Southern Alaska

Service Pack 003

10th April 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Southern Alaska from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to North America before applying this patch
  • This is a CUMULATIVE patch, which includes content from the previous SAK 001 & 002 patches
  • Adjustments to the Yakutat area to ensure compatibility with our PAYA add-on
  • Fixed the runway edge lights at the default PAGS airport
  • Plus fixes from the SAK 001 & 002 patches
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Service Pack 004

31st January 2015
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded Southern Alaska from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • Important! You must set FTX Central to North America before applying this patch
  • SAK Service Pack 4 is an incremental patch, meaning you should already have SAK updated to “Patch 003 April 2014” (check in FTX Central via Tools > Reports > FTX Products installed)
  • Adjustments to the Homer area shorelines, road and traffic network, landclass, etc., to ensure compatibility with our new PAHO add-on
  • ObjectFlow now uses unified DLL
  • Refer to FTX NA BLUE SAK SP4 User Guide for all the other updates
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NZ North Island

Service Pack 001 (SP1)

22nd September 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded NZ North Island from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • IMPORTANT! You must set FTX Central to Oceania before applying this patch
  • For a complete list of all enhancements and fixes, please refer to the PDF file inside the ZIP
  • Replaces the night lights in the NZNI region with our FTX Global style 3D lights
  • Updates and enhancements (additional objects, custom buildings, etc.) at several airports
  • Added new Waikato Expressway including interchanges
  • Added new highway in Taupo including bridges and roundabouts
  • Other fixes to reported bugs
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NZ South Island

Service Pack 003 (SP3)

4th August 2014
  • Please note: If you have recently purchased or downloaded NZ South Island from The FlightSim Store, you do not require this patch.
  • IMPORTANT! You must set FTX Central to Oceania before applying this patch
  • For a complete list of all enhancements and fixes, please refer to the PDF file inside the ZIP
  • Service Pack 3 is cumulative, meaning it includes all updates and bug fixes from the previous NZSI service packs!
  • Replaces the night lights in the NZSI region with our FTX Global style 3D lights
  • Updated NZCH Christchurch International Airport including new terminal building
  • Plus all the content and bug fixes provided in the previous NZSI Service Packs 1 and 2
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European Airports

EGHA Compton Abbas

Version 1.15

8th December 2014
  • Global lighting implemented
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EGHP Popham

Version 1.15

8th December 2014
  • Global lighting implemented
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EGHR Chichester / Goodwood

Version 1.25

8th December 2014
  • Global lighting implemented
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EGKA Shoreham (Brighton)

Version 1.15

8th December 2014
  • Global lighting implemented
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EGML Damyns Hall

Version 1.20

29th November 2014
  • Fixed crash boxes
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EGPB Sumburgh

Version 1.10

29th June 2014
  • Fixed ILS glideslope issue
  • Moved over to unified ObjectFlow
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EGSG Stapleford

Version 1.15

29th November 2014
  • Global lighting implemented
  • Fixed crash boxes
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EGTH Old Warden

Version 1.15

8th December 2014
  • Global lighting implemented
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EGTR Elstree

Version 1.15

29th November 2014
  • Global lighting implemented
  • Fixed crash boxes
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Australian Airports

YBBN Brisbane

Version 1.20

31st May 2010
  • NEW! Static airliners option and PeopleFlow options in Control Panel
  • Option to choose FSX poly or photoreal runways/aprons from CP
  • Static airliners at maintenance hangars selectable from CP
  • Added missing textures being called by libraries
  • Added missing .fx and textures to fix taxiway lighting
  • Updated User Guide
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Version 1.21

18th May 2011
  • Fixed bug in Control Panel which switched PeopleFlow and Maintenance Static aircraft at the same time
  • 3D grass is now a separate option in the Control Panel
  • Minor updates to the Control Panel and User Guide
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YMML Melbourne

Version 3.10

20th September 2016
  • Stray AO texture near R27
  • Placement (cars and people) corrections
  • Updated version of taxisign file
  • Removed all grass placements due to performance issues
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YSCB Canberra

Version 1.10

14th March 2011
  • NEW! Static Airliners option (including RAAF B737)
  • NEW! PeopleFlow animated ground staff (switchable from Control Panel)
  • Revisions to some texture formats to reduce GPU load
  • Revised Control Panel options to allow further tweaks
  • Option to use different APX files (AI traffic or static airliners)
  • Native FSX option to disable ground polys for mid-spec PCs
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YSTW Tamworth

Version 1.30

21st March 2011
  • NEW! PeopleFlow animated ground staff and passengers
  • Fixed GA parking positions, cones, Dash 8 parking position
  • Incorporates previous public beta TextureFlow patches
  • Corrected lettering on ATCO shed
  • Removed out-of-scale apartment building in town
  • Other minor scenery adjustments
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North American Airports

CEF4 Airdrie Airpark

Version 1.10

7th September 2013
  • New Control Panel tweak to improve performance
  • Polygons on the runway/apron modified to eliminate aircraft shadow disappearing
  • Enhancements to the Calgary downtown and city area
  • Bonus Canadian Olympic Park added
  • Town of Airdrie enhanced
  • Important VFR point added - the CTV television building
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KFHR Friday Harbor

Version 1.10

28th April 2016
  • “Low Resolution (1024 Textures)” mode now affects ground poly as well as airport buildings
  • Added option to disable taxiway lights
  • Downscaled POI textures
  • Summer PR colour adjusted to better match PNW
  • PR lightmap moved to separate BGL (to improve loading time and performance)
  • Floating PAPI lights & AI aircraft
  • sunken lighthouse model
  • Blue band in water at W39
  • Excessively bumpy runway at 61WA
  • Fixed 2W4 Kanaka Bay runway holes
  • Hardened apron area around terminal
  • Tweaked autogen density (reduced tree coverage by about 20%)
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KMRY Monterey

Version 1.15

14th January 2016
  • Updates to fix missing taxiway edge lights
  • Minor APX adjustment (previously released as a hotfix - now integrated into this installer)
  • Unified ObjecFlow
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KTVL Lake Tahoe

Version 1.10

23rd February 2015
  • Updated 30cm PR colouring
  • Re-alighted PAPI lights
  • Added ILS
  • Control Panel option added for to improve performance
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PAEN Kenai Muni

Version 1.20

19th October 2015
  • Fixed missing PAPI lights
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Orbxlibs

Orbx Libraries

Version 160906

6th September 2016
  • New library objects
LEGAL NOTICE: The Orbx libraries (Orbxlibs) are licensed for use ONLY with Orbx products licensed by our customers. Whilst they are freely distributed on this site and our forums it is for the support of our own products only. It is EXPRESSLY FORBIDDEN to modify, use, call GUIDs, reference, extract or in anyway make use of Orbxlibs in any software project be it freeware, donation ware or payware. Any mis-use of Orbxlibs will invoke legal action.
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Scenic Destinations and Cityscapes

USMV Monument Valley

Version 1.10

15th April 2015
  • Mountain peaks now land-able
  • New heliport added
  • Additions to the UT25 airport area
  • Red Bull race pylons added for June/July
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Aircraft

Lancair IV-P

Version 1.30

27th January 2012
  • IMPORTANT! Set the Lancair Control Panel radio type back to Orbx Radios before running this patch installer
  • This patch is cumulative - it includes the previous 1.1 and 1.2 patches
  • Many enhancements and bug fixes since version 1.2
  • NEW! Added cabin fog parameters
  • NEW! Added windscreen icing effect
  • Correct airport frequencies page of GNS430s
  • Improved and optimized the rain animation effects
  • Correct EC100 and radio click spots and other modelling optimizations.
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Vans RV-4

Version 2.1

3rd July 2014
  • Important installation note: Set all Control Panel options back to default before installing.
  • Fixed user reported GNS430 zoom.
  • Added trim indicator to steam panel.
  • Fixed user reported AP Alt hold key mapping.
  • Fixed user reported canopy artefacts.
  • Fixed AF3500 Button 6 in VC.
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Victa Airtourer

Version 1.05

19th February 2015
  • Adjustment to flight dynamics in gusty conditions
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