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UHD Mesh Scenery v1 – Japan released!

As of today, the UHD Mesh Scenery v1 series has a new region: Japan The main differences (and improvements, compared to HD Mesh Scenery) are: High resolution DEM elevation data. Based on the AW3D (© JAXA) 30m data,  and where AW3D has holes, filled up with SRTM 1sec (30m) data. Latest landclass data based on the “AVNIR-2 high-resolution land use land cover map 2016 February release (version 16.02)” (© JAXA) Massively increased mesh density … by roughly factor 2.5 to

HD Mesh Scenery v3 – Himalaya released!

A new addition to the successful donationware HD Mesh Scenery v3 series has been release. This time, covering the top of the world, the Himalaya “region”! All usual “parameters” of the already existing HD Mesh Scenery v3 apply here too. Special topics to be noted: coverage is 6 “big tiles” (6.3 Gbytes), but not entire 10×10 degree areas. The covered area extends: from 70E to 100E, and 24N to 38N! land cover data comes from a GLCN project (and this

UHD Mesh Scenery v1 for X-Plane 10 released

After the successful release of “HD Mesh Scenery v3” last December, the new “UHD Mesh Scenery v1” tries to push the limits of the X-Plane 10 scenery engine even further. The general characteristics of “UHD Mesh Scenery v1” are identical to those described in HD Mesh Scenery v3. The main differences (and improvements) are: 30m resolution DEM elevation data instead of 90m DEM data. (once more) massively increased mesh density … by roughly factor 2.5 to 3! This is not

HD Mesh Scenery v3 for X-Plane 10 released

After more than a year, the free (donationware) HD Mesh Scenery v3 replaces the previous v2 scenery package! Covered Regions (see coverage on the download map below): Europe (Canaries included) North America (USA, Alaska, Canada) Japan Hawaii NEW: Australia The HD Mesh Scenery v3 is a complete replacement for the default Global Scenery in X-Plane 10 for all covered regions (it includes mesh, landclass, forests, road/railroad networks, all water features and autogen data)! The v3 is an update of the

Japan HD Mesh Scenery v2 (+ tree lines) released!

As of today, you can download additional files from the HD Mesh Scenery v2 and Tree Lines project, covering entire Japan! X-Plane 10 HD Mesh Scenery v2 X-Plane 10 Tree Lines and Farms V2 Highlights of the major improvements in Japan are (more in depth details about the technical details of HD Mesh Scenery v2 can be found on the download page): updated OSM data vastly improved landclass data additional tree lines  

X-Plane 10 Tree Lines and Farms V2 released!

The freeware / donationware scenery X-Plane 10 Tree Lines and Farms V2 has been released! The “X-Plane 10 tree lines and farms V2” scenery is the second version of an overlay add-on for X-Plane 10. It tries to add “visual clutter” (tree lines and farms) to the usually relatively dull landscape of agricultural areas and grassy areas. Like in real life, with this add on, tree lines will follow – randomly – many of the roads, railroads, and the coastline

X-Plane 10 HD Mesh Scenery v2 RELEASE

X-Plane 10 HD Mesh Scenery v2 released! The free (donationware!) X-Plane 10 HD Scenery Mesh v2 is finally here after almost a year of work. It covers many of the “interesting” regions of the planet (over 55 Gbytes of data), covering: Europe (Iceland and Canaries included) USA (Hawaii included) Canada (most parts of it) Alaska You can find all other informations on the download page: X-Plane 10 HD Mesh Scenery v2 And a large selection of screenshots can be found

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