FSX RAF Harrowbeer Scenery
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RAF Harrowbeer. The former RAF Harrowbeer Airfield is situated in the Parish of Buckland Monachorum, Devon, UK. It is approximately nine miles NNE of the city of Plymouth and approximately six miles South of Tavistock, and also sits within the boundary of Dartmoor National Park. Although sited near the Village of Yelverton, it was called 'Harrowbeer' in order to distinguish it from RNAS Yeovilton. The airfield was under the control of '10 Group'. By Chris Smith.
The former RAF Harrowbeer Airfield is situated in the Parish of Buckland Monachorum, Devon. It is approximately nine miles NNE of the city of Plymouth and approximately six miles South of Tavistock, and also sits within the boundary of Dartmoor National Park. Although sited near the Village of Yelverton, it was called 'Harrowbeer' in order to distinguish it from RNAS Yeovilton. The Airfield was under the control of '10 Group'.
Squadrons based at Harrowbeer:
500 squadron, flying Bristol Blenheims.
130 Squadron flying Spitfire Mk II fighters.
276 Squadron flying Lysanders and Boulton Paul Defiants and Spitfires.
Polish Poznan Squadron flying Spitfire VBs.
193 Squadron flying Typhoon fighters.
On December 18th, 1942, Typhoon fighters arrived at Harrowbeer, flown by 193 Squadron with the code letters DP. The Typhoon initially suffered from unreliability problems and could be a difficult aircraft to start. The Typhoon was however to play an effective part in the battle for Normandy in 1944 and was used principally in the ground attack role against German armour. One is reminded of Paul Nash's famous painting of Typhoons over Falaise.
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This scenery is for FSX only.
Just add UKQB file in the usuall place, ie, your addon scenery scenery folder,
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Microsoft Flight Simulator X\Addon Scenery\scenery
Start up FSX and then go into your settings, Scenery Library then once the scenery window comes up just click ok.
The scenery will load automaticly.
Scenery created from various historical data, and google earth positional fixes.
You will find by searching either RAF Harrowbeer or typing in UKQB as the airport code.
The archive ukqb.zip has 11 files and directories contained within it.
This list displays the first 500 files in the package. If the package has more, you will need to download it to view them.
|Filename/Directory||File Date||File Size|
|Read me.txt||03.28.09||1.94 kB|
|Go to Fly Away Simulation.url||01.22.16||52 B|
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