MSFS Monaco Photogrammetry Scenery

PreviewThe MSFS Monaco Photogrammetry Scenery mod is an intricate addition to Microsoft Flight Simulator, offering a detailed rendition of the prestigious city-state of Monaco. Using advanced photogrammetry techniques, this freeware scenery captures the essence of Monaco's dense urban landscape and stun...

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Country
Country Monaco
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220
Compatibility
Microsoft Flight Simulator (MSFS) 2020 Release
Filename
msfs-monaco-photo.zip
File size
1.98 GB
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Access to file
Free (Freeware)
Content Rating
Everyone
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The MSFS Monaco Photogrammetry Scenery mod is an intricate addition to Microsoft Flight Simulator, offering a detailed rendition of the prestigious city-state of Monaco. Using advanced photogrammetry techniques, this freeware scenery captures the essence of Monaco's dense urban landscape and stunning coastal views, providing an immersive flying experience over one of Europe's most iconic locations.

Monaco City depicted after installing this mod in MSFS.Photogrammetry in Flight Simulation

Photogrammetry, a process that uses photography to measure distances between objects, is at the core of this scenery mod. It creates highly realistic, three-dimensional representations of the terrain and structures, enhancing the authenticity of the virtual flight experience. This technique ensures that pilots can navigate through a world that closely mirrors the real Monaco, from its opulent buildings to the vibrant marina.

Main Features

  • Highly detailed 3D models of Monaco's iconic landmarks and infrastructure
  • Accurate topography reflecting Monaco's unique geographical features
  • Realistic textures for an immersive visual experience
  • Optimized for performance to ensure smooth gameplay on varied systems

Exploring Monaco's Scenery

The mod encapsulates Monaco's 2.1 square kilometers in extraordinary detail, from the famed Monte Carlo Casino to the serenity of the Mediterranean coastline. Users can explore the densely-populated urban environment, a challenge and delight for virtual pilots. Furthermore, the mod captures Monaco's evolving landscape, reflecting its land reclamation efforts.

Nearby Airports and Airfields

Nice Côte d'Azur Airport (LFMN)

Just a short flight away, this international airport serves as the perfect gateway for exploring Monaco. With its two runways and comprehensive facilities, LFMN is suitable for various aircraft types.

Cannes-Mandelieu Airport (LFMD)

Another nearby option, ideal for private and business aviation. LFMD offers a scenic approach and a more intimate flying experience.

Installation Guide

To install, download the 'thalixte-monaco.zip' file and extract the 'thalixte-monaco' folder into the Community folder of Microsoft Flight Simulator. This straightforward process ensures easy accessibility and compatibility with the game.

Credits and Acknowledgments

This scenery, derived from Google Maps data, owes its detailed 3D models to Google's extensive mapping efforts. The use of the Google Earth Decoder tool, developed by /u/Jonahex111, has been instrumental in this project's success. The community's ongoing support and contributions have been vital in bringing this immersive experience to life.

Version 1.0: Initial release

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About the Developer: Thalixte

This mod was developed by Thalixte.

Thalixte is a developer that has focused on creating photogrammetry and scenery packs for the latest Microsoft Flight Simulator (MSFS) 2020 release.  All of this developer's releases have received fantastic feedback from many users on various flight sim websites including Fly Away Simulation.

Based in France, the developer tends to focus on creation of European packs however some "further afield" packs have also been created.

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Installation Instructions

Most of the freeware add-on aircraft and scenery packages in our file library come with easy installation instructions which you can read above in the file description. For further installation help, please see our Flight School for our full range of tutorials or view the README file contained within the download. If in doubt, you may also ask a question or view existing answers in our dedicated Q&A forum.

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