Just Flight is pleased to announce that the first volume of its highly anticipated VFR Real Scenery series for Flight Simulator X is out now.
VFR Real Scenery South East England is now available to purchase. Demand has been very high so we recommend that you place your order as soon as you can. Order a copy now for only Â£21.99 / â‚¬33.95 / $39.99 (usually Â£24.99 / â‚¬37.95 / Â£42.99) and earn 1,000 Just Rewards points that you can use to save Â£10.00 off anything from the Just Flight website. Remember - if you pre-order the first three volumes you will accumulate enough Just Rewards to get the fourthÂ one free.
Just Flight can also confirm that a BRAND NEW demo is now available. This demo covers Shoreham and part of the south coast of England (from Volume 1), and three pre-saved flights are included to allow users to get flying from within the scenery area.
To download and get a feel for what itâ€™s in store you can use the link below
VFR stands for â€˜Visual Flight Rulesâ€™ - this is the way that pilots navigate when they arenâ€™t using complex instruments â€“ 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 thatâ€™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 youâ€™d get from a real aircraft. You can see the real countryside from the air and pinpoint every key landmark. Theyâ€™re all featured â€“ streets, buildings, rivers, lakes, reservoirsâ€¦ and all at extremely high resolution and detail!
VOLUME 1 â€“ South East England
Covers all of Greater London, Kent, East Sussex, Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire and parts of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Lincolnshire, Surrey and West Sussex.
Principal towns featured include: Canterbury, Folkestone, Dover, Brighton, Dorking, London, Basildon, Colchester, Ipswich, Norwich, Cambridge, Peterborough, Bedford, Luton and Watford
VFR Real Scenery uses the very latest 25cm digital aerial images from GeoPerspectives displayedÂ at 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 â€“ you can land a seaplane in VFR Real Scenery.
Airport runways are correctly aligned between FSX and VFR Real Scenery â€“ there are no ghosts in VFR Real Scenery!
Just Flightâ€™s operations director, Dermot Stapleton, commented:
â€œWeâ€™re extremely proud of this software. Itâ€™s taken a while to get it from basic aerial photographic data to a user-friendly flight simulation scenery product, but we think the results have been well worth the wait. We could have left out the night lighting, water effects, coastlines or runway correction, but our aim has always been to give our customers something that is as good as we can make it. The other volumes in the series are scheduled for release over the next couple of months and theyâ€™ll all feature the same high level of attention to detail.â€
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 Microsoftâ€™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.
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.