FSX Lowry AFB Scenery
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Lowry AFB Scenery, Illinois. Lowry AFB was built to replace Chanute AFB (now Rantoul, IL) as a flight training field. It was eventually reduced to a non-flying base and subsequently closed, leaving only two hangars for a museum. This is another attempt to revive closed or unknown airports in the US. Liberties were taken with this one since aerial photos of a working airfield are very grainy. By John Hawranick, Jr.
Lowry AFB was built to replace Chanute AFB (now Rantoul, IL)as a flight training field. It was eventually reduced to a non-flying base and subsequently closed, leaving only 2 hangars for a museum. This is another Sharkey attempt to revive closed or unknown airports in the US.
A couple years back, I ran into a website called "Abandoned and Little Known Airfields" by Paul Freeman. There I saw airports that I had not seen in many years. In some cases, I had only seen their ruins. It inspired me to create these airports in FS. This site has become my inspiration and reference "jumping off" point in a lot of my designs.
All but one file go into /Addon Scenery/Scenery;
AFX_KLOW_ALT.bgl goes into /Scenery/World/Scenery
That file is a Flatten file that will be needed to - Oh, I don't know... flatten.
None, other than I inserted an airport into the city of Denver.
I hope you enjoy this as much as I. I welcome CONSTRUCTIVE criticism and help. I do this as a hobby and, as such, charge nothing. If satisfied, drop me a line. If dissatisfied, let me know and feel free to delete it or dive-bomb on it.
License info and copyright:
This project must not be posted anywhere other than Flightsim.com without my expressed permission. You may not use it or any of it in payware without my consent.
Paul Freeman - for his extraordinary opus.
The creators and publishers of Instant Scenery and AFX.
The many who have created libraries for scenery programs.
Google earth and Terraserver-USA.
Yours in simming,
John "Sharkey" Hawranick, Jr.
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|Go to Fly Away Simulation.url||01.22.16||52 B|
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