Third-party developers had news to share about scenery for Microsoft Flight Simulator, mostly focused in Oceania.
First of all, NZA Simulations releasedRaglan Aerodrome (NZRA) in New Zealand and the best part is that it’s free.
You can download it at the developer’s website including the following features:
- 3800 + Hand placed objects
- 50+ Unique Assets
- Raglan Aerodrome with its grass strip situated on the peninsula within the Raglan inlet.
- Water Spawn Points for Floatplanes
- Raglan Foot Bridge with true to life night lighting.
- Kopua Domain Store (Jo’s Takeaways), Skatepark and the Public Toilets with the real artwork on the walls.
- Raglan Wharf with “The Silos” Apartments
- Raglan Holiday Park with Tents, Caravans, Playgrounds and more.
- High Resolution texturing and 10²km of high resolution aerial imagery.
- Biome enhancements to recreate the environment to match the look and feel of real life
- Compatible with the ORBX NZ Mesh Addon
Below you can see a trailer that also showcases NZA Simulations’ upcoming payware Christchurch Airport (NZCH), also in New Zealand.
The airport will be released this weekend. Interestingly, it includes Orbx’s own offices, which are modeled within the terminal.
Recently, we published our massive interview with head of Microsoft Flight Simulator Jorg Neumann, focusing on the Xbox version and short and long-term plans for the sim (on both platforms).
If you’d like to read more about Microsoft Flight Simulator add-ons, you can enjoy our recent reviews of Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Amami Airport, Bristol Airport, Marrakech Menara Airport, Great Britain Central, Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport, Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport, Shanghai Pudong Airport, Kraków Airport, Fukuoka City & Airport, Fort Lauderdale Airport, Chongqing City & Airport, 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.