It's been a long time coming, but at last the first photographic scenery of Scotland is here! Using the very best aerial photography and terrain data available, VFR Generation X: V4 -
Substituting real aerial photography and terrain data for Microsoft's generic, default scenery, means that the views you see from your virtual cockpit are literally 'real' -
VFR Generation X -
Format: 3 x duel layer DVD's
Upgrade for: Microsoft FSX
VFR Generation X Scotland will add a further 5 volumes of ultra-
The resolution and accuracy of the data used to create this content makes VFR Generation X the most detailed and accurate flight simulation scenery ever released commercially for Scotland -
Serving as testament to its realism, VFR Generation X is used by thousands of private pilots across the globe, and by commercial and military pilots from some of the world's most revered flying institutions.
High Definition Photographic Scenery
Newly acquired for Scotland, Getmapping's photography is the imagery of choice for the world's leading defence contractors and simulation professionals. Thanks to recent advancements in the capabilities of home PCs, we've been able to provide this data as scenery at 60cm/pixel, meaning you can fly at altitudes less than 500ft and still have pin sharp scenery.
Using new terrain data from Getmapping's latest aerial surveys, VFR Generation X gives users minute topographic detail that shows every lump and bump in Scotland -
Hand edited Custom Night Scenery:
Real Water Textures (Exclusive to VFR Generation X):
Like VFR Generation X England & Wales, water bodies in Scotland have been designed to retain the natural water colours shown by the aerial photograhy as far as possible, again adding to the scenery's immersion. In addition, they will provide a moving, reflective surface that will allow float aircraft operations, and will even let you see through to sub-
Smooth frame rates with crisp, sharp photographic scenery -
To ensure compatibility with other content for Scotland, Horizon has been coordinating efforts with the talented scenery designers from ScotFlight, who have been busy re-
Software: Microsoft FSX Microsoft FSX
Operating System: Windows XP(SP2)/Vista Windows XP(SP2) Windows7
Processor: 1.5 GHz 2.0+ GHz
RAM: 512 MB(XP)/1024 MB(Vista) 2048 MB
Graphics Card: 256mb 512+ mb
Hard Disk Space: 6GB min To 22GB at Full resolutions
Graphics Drivers: DirectX 9.0c DirectX 9.0c (Shader Model 2.0)
Multimedia Drive: DVD
* Minimum System Specifications refers to those specifications required to display the photographic scenery at its most basic level of detail. Users with systems at or around this specification will need to pay special attention to the User Manual in order to tune system settings to optimise performance. Limitations on flying altitude, speed, and visibility may be required to maintain frame rates.
** Recommended System Specifications refers to those specifications required to display the photographic scenery at its most detailed. Whilst less tuning will be required than for a system at or near the Minimum Specifications, users will still need to pay attention to recommendations in the User Manual in order to achieve optimal performance.