Runway and taxi textures are often photorealistic; and some fields have inclined runways. This product covers a very wide area, and its two main developers, Holger Sandmann and Bill Womack, have been building it up, detail by detail, for at least five years. There are two main differences between the 2 Tutorials The Original Guide below does Not require editing of the Registry Editor and does Not require you to move the terrain. I even have all my older addons that I created back then showing up. Smaller airstrips What are the airfields and seaplane bases like? The full download for this product is 3. Questions, comments, help, corrections, etc.
Installation and Documentation Installation was easy and automated. This is a majestic wilderness region with stunning fjordlands, glaciers, mountain peaks and thousands of quiet inlets and passages. Your donation here helps to pay our bandwidth costs, emergency funding, and other general costs that crop up from time to time. So, not the Aerosoft F-16 even though it comes with an Alaska livery. The summer versions will be active when you first install the scenery. Every few years, I start getting the urge to learn my way around a complex airliner. But with Tongass, the quality of each element is uniformly high.
Many, if not all, of the fields and docks have birds -- which you will hear, as well as see. As I had mapped all the Tongass cabins to Plan-G it's in my import file that I uploaded to Plan-G's site , I wanted to try my new Dodo 206 to carry some passengers to and from the cabins. Most rivers are just brown crayon-scrawls. And of course, add the scenery manually into the scenery library after launching P3D. I The 40 Tongass entries for the terrain. I The 40 Tongass entries for the terrain. Hopefully the backwards compatibility will be resolved soon.
Works for Vancouver V3+ as well. Finally, the coverage area has shifted somewhat in western Canada, growing in some places, shrinking in a few, for a net gain of about three-thousand square miles. Nothing unusual about that but it does mean that the products become static in terms of updates or porting to other platforms. In-between, there are days with big cumulus clouds that cut your frame rates in half and look great in screenshots. After it has finished disable redirection and close down the migration tool. The airport is served by one road, a long drive from Honolulu through cane fields and past long stretches of pristine beach.
It is by far the most comprehensive manual I have seen yet for a Flight Simulator scenery. This is one of my favorite of their planes — maybe my absolute favorite so far. You can email it to contact mistymoorings. If you use the Guide below you will just need to Move the Tongass required files over to the correct locations in your Prepar3D Install folder. Stew Hi guys, we don't have the distribution rights and nothing has changed in this regard since my previous posts here: Cheers, Holger Really bad news. . My beta tester and I see minimal impact; but depending on your system specs, slider positions, etc.
Edited May 31, 2018 by JimmiG. Thanks to add-on products such as Ultimate Terrain, this is getting better. Featuring the same quality ground textures and hand-crafted landclass as Orbx's Pacific Northwest, the region also has super accurate coastlines, rivers, marshes, glaciers and areas of photoreal imagery in certain alpine regions. Yes, they have really improved it. Where appropriate, I will quote from my original review, to explain concepts and make observations about the effect of the scenery that I think are still valid. Ian has been writing for Fly Away Simulation for over 9 years.
This file needs to be copied back into its proper location for P3Dv4 which is in. About Ian Stephens Ian Stephens is a flight simulation enthusiast also with a keen interest in aviation and technology. Manual, muskegs, traffic, terrain, harbors, airfields: nothing seems rushed, experimental, or half-baked. These include all of the larger airfields -- Sitka, Petersburg, Wrangell, Kake, and Klawock -- and several of the seaplane bases as well. Tongass Fjords X lighthouse Replacements. After the Install has completed I then move it back to the ProgramData location.
If so, by using the link Smudger has posted the answer is No, But the control panel is not required to use this Scenery. Two that come close are the Orbx sceneries for different regions of Australia, and Switzerland Professional photoscenery, which covers about the same number of square miles as Tongass but costs 130 Euros. There are some really smart people looking at the problem, but for now, I did a work around. I did have a couple of crash-to-desktop experiences, and one Blue Screen of Death. Click on a forestry cabin and you will get information on that, as well. I'm guessing it's a shortcut argument to the same exe but I don't know what that switch is.