Grand Island Sim Announces St. John’s + Zanzibar

CANADA / TANZANIA – Grand Island Sim has officially announced development of two scenery projects, that being St. John’s and Abeid Amani Karume International Airport.

First, in regards to St. John’s (CYYT), the airport is a relatively small international facility located in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Traffic wise, the airport handles approximately 1.5 million passenger per annum with direct service to Europe, Saint-Pierre, various seasonal destinations, and throughout Canada.

The project will depict a 2020 layout with applicable real world upgrades to the airport. Features include PBR materials, SODE compatibility, and seasonal variations. Release for Prepar3D V4 is expected towards the end of the year with a separate version for X-Plane 11 coming a few months thereafter.

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Next, with respect to Zanzibar, Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (HTZA) is the main airport in the Zanzibar Archipelago located on Unguja Island. Please note, Zanzibar is a semi-autonomous region of Tanzania. The airport offers service throughout Africa as well as the Middle East.

No information was provided regarding specific product features although the scenery is also planned for Prepar3D V4. There was no mention as to future X-Plane support.

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If you’d like to review the both project announcements, see the source post via the Grand Island Sim blog.

*Images courtesy of Grand Island Sim.

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