NEPAL/CHINA – LimeSim, in cooperation with Aerosoft, have released Lukla – Mount Everest – Extreme for Aerofly FS2. The scenery is absolutely massive in scale with a coverage area of 200×200 square kilometers including Mount Everest and Lukla Airport as well as a number of additional airfields (and helipads) in the region. As a matter of interest, not a single airport features a flat runway.
Please see below for a complete product features list.
- 5 highly detailed 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 at very high altitudes
- A whopping coverage area of 200×200 kilometres
- Detailed hand-edited mesh terrain
- More than 366 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 geo-referenced combination of satellite imagery with higher resolutions around the core areas
- 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
- CON: Not a single airport with a flat runway
Keep in mind, the package is also planned for various other platforms including FSX, Prepar3D, and X-Plane 11.
For more information, additional release media, or to purchase, visit the project sales page via Aerosoft. As of the time of this writing, the scenery is priced at $29.99 USD.
*Video courtesy of Aerosoft.