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Just Flight Releases VFR Real Scenery Volume 3

Last updated Wed, 05 Apr 2017 14:32:41 GMT
Originally posted on Tue, 25 Sep 2007 19:41:24 GMT

Just Flight is pleased to announce the release of the third volume of its highly anticipated VFR Real Scenery series for Flight Simulator X. VFR Real Scenery - Wales & South-West England is now shipping out from Just Flight.

The latest volume in this hugely popular is set to transform Flight Simulator X with amazing photographic scenery that includes night lighting, coastlines and water effects.

The VFR Real Scenery series is designed exclusively for Flight Simulator X but it may be that you haven't taken the plunge and bought FSX yet. Well, now's the time! We've got an amazing offer running at the moment - buy the first three volumes of the VFR Real Scenery series at the normal retail price and we'll add a copy of Flight Simulator X for FREE!!!

Does this sound too good to be true? Surely, there must be a catch? Not really. For a limited time only we're offering VFR Real Scenery volumes 1, 2 and 3 (normally £24.99 each in the shops) plus a copy of Flight Simulator X deluxe (normally £59.99 in the UK) for just £74.97. The normal retail price for this attractive threesome would be a whopping £134.96!

VFR stands for 'Visual Flight Rules' - this is the way that pilots navigate when they aren't using complex instruments - they look at a map and then pinpoint landmarks on the ground to work out their position. Doing this in a flight simulator requires scenery that's exactly the same as the real landscape. VFR Real Scenery is an amazing piece of software that provides just that - fly over England and Wales in Flight Simulator X and sample the view you'd get from a real aircraft. You can see the real countryside from the air and pinpoint every key landmark. They're all featured - streets, buildings, rivers, lakes, reservoirs... and all at extremely high resolution and detail!

 

VOLUME 3 - Wales & South-West England

Covers all of Wales, Cornwall and Devon and parts of Somerset, Dorset, Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Cheshire

Principal towns covered include: Truro, Plymouth, Exeter, Barnstaple, Taunton, Weymouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea, Aberystwyth, Caernarfon, Shrewsbury, Hereford and Chester.

 

  • VFR Real Scenery uses the very latest 25cm digital aerial images from GeoPerspectives displayedat 1m per pixel resolution in FSX.
  • Includes 9.6m mesh terrain data which hugely improves the default relief.
  • Individually edited night textures make flying after dark a real eye-opener!
  • Water features are rendered with Flight Simulator X water effects - you can land a seaplane in VFR Real Scenery.
  • Airport runways are correctly aligned between FSX and VFR Real Scenery - there are no ghosts in VFR Real!

Just Flight's Martin Wright, who has been keeping the world's coffee growers in business during the development cycle of the VFR series, commented on the imminent release: "All the volumes in the series have been very well received but I think, thanks to the geography, this is the best yet. The dramatic coastline around the south-west and the variety of the relief in Wales really show off the scenery to great effect. Flying our new Eurofighter down a Welsh valley makes all the effort worthwhile."

 

About Just Flight

Just Flight is the world's leading flight simulation specialist, publishing a wide variety of digital aviation products. Their range comprises a multitude of different titles, including stand alone flight simulations as well as add-ons for Microsoft's multi-million selling Flight Simulator and Combat Flight Simulator. Just Flight also has Just Trains, a specialist label devoted to stand alone train simulators as well as add-ons for the ever-popular Microsoft Train Simulator.

A British company, based in Cambridgeshire, Just Flight has been established for over ten years. It prides itself on quality, value and customer service, which it backs up with a unique money-back guarantee on all its products.

 

About GeoPerspectives™

GeoPerspectives, formerly marketed as UK Perspectives, is the only brand that offers national orthorectified aerial imagery and a guaranteed rolling five-year update programme. GeoPerspectives uses the latest technology to capture the most accurate and up-to-date aerial photography, colour infra-red imagery and digital terrain & surface models of England and Wales. GeoPerspectives data is used by government, commercial and academic professionals, including the Department for the Environment Farming and Rural Affairs (Defra), Highways Agency, Yorkshire Water and many UK Local Authorities.

GeoPerspectives is a joint venture between Infoterra Ltd and BlueSky International Ltd.

https://www.bluesky-world.com/

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Ian Stephens

About Ian Stephens

Ian Stephens is a flight simulation enthusiast also with a keen interest in aviation and technology.  Ian spends a lot of his time experimenting with various simulator packages but has a love for Microsoft Flight Simulator X because of the huge selection of add-ons available.  However, Ian also has copies of Prepar3D and X-Plane installed. 

Ian has been writing for Fly Away Simulation for over 9 years.  Should you wish, you can contact Ian via email at ian.stephens@flyawaysimulation.com.

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