Aerosoft Lukla – Mount Everest – Extreme, Features List

Aerosoft Lukla Mount Everest - Lukla Airport Sun

NEPAL / CHINA – Sasa of LimeSim has published the official product features list from the upcoming Lukla – Mount Everest scenery package for Aerofly FS2 (now known as Lukla – Mount Everest – Extreme). The package features a large coverage area including Mount Everest and Lukla Airport as well as a number of additional airfields and helipads in the region. Please see below for the complete breakdown.

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  • 5 high detail airports with all buildings and clutter objects like vegetation, people, animals, vehicles and more:
    • VNLK Lukla
    • VNSB Syangboche
    • VNPL Phaplu
    • VNKL Kangel Danda
    • VNRT Rumjatar
  • 7 generic airports with details like tower positions, ground layout and thrilling hand edited terrain:
    • VNKD Man Maya Khanidanda
    • VNBJ Bhojpur
    • VNTR Tumlingtar
    • VNRC Ramechhap
    • VNJI Jiri
    • VNTJ Taplejung Suketar
    • VNLD Lamidanda
  • 12 helipads, most of them in very high altitudes
  • A whopping coverage area of 200×200 kilometers
  • Detailed hand edited mesh terrain
  • More than 380 thousand cultivation buildings
  • More than 60 million (!) individually placed trees in their respective vegetation areas (e.g. shrubs in the alpine areas, tropical trees in the valley rain forests)
  • A hand edited and georeferenced combination of satellite imagery with higher resolutions around the core areas (see maps)
  • Modelled points of interest like hanging bridges, stupas etc.
  • Detailed mesh with rock and glacier outcrops around Mt. Everest Basecamp making helicopter landings there as challenging as they really are.
  • Extensive manual with custom made maps and airport charts
  • Free bonus: Semi fictional to be build large “Tingri Airport” north of Mount Everest
  • CONS: Not a single airport with a flat runway

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Keep in mind, although coverage is primarily in Nepal, a small portion of China is included as well. Moreover, the package is also planned for Prepar3D and possibility X-Plane 11 although there is no specific timeline.

To read the complete post by Sasa, jump to page 8 of the official preview thread via Aerosoft.

For those interested, the project has been previewed extensively since last October.

*Image courtesy of LimeSim and Aerosoft.

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