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Microsoft Flight Simulator Gets Free Taipei Scenery Sponsored by Nvidia; Boracay Airport Announced & More

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Microsoft Flight Simulator Gets Free Taipei Scenery Sponsored by Nvidia; Boracay Airport Announced & More

The third-party add-on industry for Microsoft Flight Simulator never stops, and today there are some news from a variety of developers.

The third-party add-on industry for Microsoft Flight Simulator never stops, and today there are some interesting news from a variety of developers.

First of all, Orbx released a landmark packs reproducing the iconic Xinyi District in Taipei, Taiwan. This is actually entirely free thanks to a sponsorship by Nvidia to celebrate Computex.

You can see what it looks like below alongside a list of landmarks and download it on Orbx Direct.

I guess Nvidia wanted to make it up for the new video cards they announced that almost no one will be able to purchase

  • Taipei 101
  • Taipei Nanshan Plaza
  • Cathay Landmark
  • Farglory Financial Center
  • Taipei City Hall
  • Taipei World Trade Center
  • International Trade Building
  • W Hotel Taipei
  • Hua Nan Bank World Trade Building
  • Cathay Financial Center
  • Taipei Dome
  • Agora Garden
  • Kelti Group Headquarters
  • National Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall
  • Chinese Petroleum Building
  • President Enterprise Corporation Tower
  • Taipei Sky Tower
  • Fubon Group Xinyi Headquarters

Next is Burning Blue Design, which released new screenshots of White Waltham (EGLM).

While it’s an all-grass airfield, it punches above its weight in terms of historical relevance, and it’s the largest grass airfield in civilian use in Europe.

I guess White Waltham is the appropriate place to mention that Aeroplane Heaven decided to delay its Spitfire Mk 1a and to focus on releasing the DC-3 first instead.

I guess they have heard the call for a Dakota in my review of Catalina airport.

Last, but not least, Airwil Sceneries brings us to the Philippines with the announcement of Boracay Airport (Godofredo P. Ramos Airport RPVE), home to a healthy amount of regional and domestic airliner traffic.

You can see what it looks like below.

Recently, we published our massive interview with head of Microsoft Flight Simulator Jorg Neumann, who provided a lot of new info about the present and future of the sim. A few days ago, we also received lots of new details about upcoming content from Microsoft itself including a new aircraft and the next world update focused on Nordic countries.

If you’d like to read more about Microsoft Flight Simulator add-ons, you can enjoy our recent reviews of Catalina Airport, Chongqiung, Manila Airport, Santiago Airport, the Frankfurt City Pack, Key West Airport, the Okavango Delta, Bali Airport, London Oxford Airport, Berlin Brandenburg Airport, the CRJ 550/700, the PA-28R Arrow III, Kristiansand Airport, Macau City & Airport, Bonaire Flamingo Airport, Milano Linate Airport, the Singapore City Pack, Tokyo Narita Airport, Yao Airport, the F-15 Eagle, the Paris City Pack, Greater Moncton Airport, Tweed New Haven Airport, Santorini Airport, Sydney Airport, Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, Reggio Calabria Airport, Bastia Poretta Airport, Munich Airport, Paris Orly Airport, Newcastle International Airport, Sankt Johann Airfield, Dublin International Airport, and Seoul City Wow. We also have a beta preview of Singapore Changi airport.

If you want to learn more about the game itself, you can read our review that will tell you everything you need to know about Asobo Studio’s game.

Microsoft Flight Simulator is already available for Windows 10 and Steam and will release in summer 2021 for Xbox Series X ad Series S.

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