Skyline Simulations' Next Destination: Gibraltar

April 2, 2019

Skyline Simulations has given FSElite an exclusive: Gibraltar is coming to X-Plane and Prepar3D. Part of the British Overseas Territories, Gibraltar is a 2.6 square mile area of land on the Iberian Peninsula, dominated by the infamous Rock of Gibraltar.

The scenery will feature road traffic across the runway that stops/starts when an aircraft is about to takeoff or land, Physically Based Rendering (PBR) texturing, detailed 3D models and animated hangars. Custom hotels, many more buildings and orthoimagery will also be located in the city.

Below, are the previews shared:

Also provided, is a growing list of features:

  • Super Detailed 3D modeling
  • PBR Materials
  • XPEco-subsystem
  • XPLCity with Hard surface
  • Animated Hangar Doors
  • Ground reflections and decals
  • Custom 3D Grass and vegetations blends with orthophotos
  • Ultra High-resolution custom orthoimagery for the airport and the city of Gibraltar
  • Hundreds of 3D custom static objects
  • Accurate Gibraltar area using original photos and OSM data!
  • Custom Hotels, Buildings and the whole city of Gibraltar
  • Night Textures
  • FPS Friendly

Skyline Simulations most recently released Toronto Billy Bishop (CYTZ), and are also working on the Q100, Q200 and Q300 of the Dash 8 Series.

Thanks to Delta_Who in our Discord server for linking us up with the news.

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