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==Lofoten==
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The '''Lofoten''' are a group of islands in northern Norway.
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'''Lofoten''' are a group of islands in northern Norway.
  
 
== Custom Scenery ==
 
== Custom Scenery ==
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=== Features ===
 
=== Features ===
*New and improved landclasses (based on old landclasses and OSM data)
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* New and improved landclasses (based on old landclasses and OSM data)
*Current airport versions built from gateway.x-plane.com
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* Current airport versions built from gateway.x-plane.com
*Airport and general scenery objects
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* Airport and general scenery objects
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===Comparison: current TerraSync scenery - Custom scenery===
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=== Comparison: current TerraSync scenery - Custom scenery ===
[[Image:Leknes_Comparison.jpg|270px|thumb|left|The apron of Leknes, terrasync(left) and custom scenery (right)]]
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[[Image:Leknes_Comparison.jpg|270px|thumb|left|The apron of Leknes, TerraSync (left) and custom scenery (right)]]
[[Image:Reine_Comparison.jpg|270px|thumb|center|The city of Reine, terrasync(down) and custom scenery (up)]]
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[[Image:Reine_Comparison.jpg|270px|thumb|center|The city of Reine, TerraSync (down) and custom scenery (up)]]
[[Image:Vaeroy_Comparison.jpg|500px|thumb|left|The airport and heliport of Vaeroy, terrasync (left) and custom scenery (right)]]
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[[Image:Vaeroy_Comparison.jpg|500px|thumb|left|The airport and heliport of Vaeroy, TerraSync (left) and custom scenery (right)]]
 
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===Download===
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=== Download ===
 
The scenery will be available for download soon ;)
 
The scenery will be available for download soon ;)
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== Suggested tours ==
 
== Suggested tours ==
===The old airport===
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=== The old airport ===
The airport of Vaeroy was closed in 1992 because of a seriours accident 2 years before.(-> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wider%C3%B8e_Flight_839) It is very dangerous and difficult to fly there because of the strong west-winds.
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The airport of Vaeroy was closed in 1992 because of a serious accident 2 years before.(-> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wider%C3%B8e_Flight_839) It is very dangerous and difficult to fly there because of the strong west-winds.
In flightgear, start at Leknes or Rost airport with a DHC-6 or similar and fly to this airport. Set weather to live data or "Stormy Monday"!
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In FlightGear, start at Leknes or Rost airport with a DHC-6 or similar and fly to this airport. Set weather to live data or "Stormy Monday"!
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[[Image:DHC6_flying_in_snow.jpg|1000px|thumb|center|What you can expect...]]
 
[[Image:DHC6_flying_in_snow.jpg|1000px|thumb|center|What you can expect...]]
==Gallery==
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== Gallery ==
 
<gallery  widths=800px heights=500px>
 
<gallery  widths=800px heights=500px>
 
File:Lofoten1.jpg
 
File:Lofoten1.jpg
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'''Feel free to add your own images!!'''
 
'''Feel free to add your own images!!'''
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Revision as of 22:51, 16 November 2015

This is a draft.


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This article or section will be worked on in the upcoming hours or days.
Note: Expect to be available in a few days
See history for the latest developments.

Lofoten are a group of islands in northern Norway.

Custom Scenery

D-ECHO created a custom scenery for the Lofoten.

Features

  • New and improved landclasses (based on old landclasses and OSM data)
  • Current airport versions built from gateway.x-plane.com
  • Airport and general scenery objects

Comparison: current TerraSync scenery - Custom scenery

The apron of Leknes, TerraSync (left) and custom scenery (right)
The city of Reine, TerraSync (down) and custom scenery (up)
The airport and heliport of Vaeroy, TerraSync (left) and custom scenery (right)

Download

The scenery will be available for download soon ;)

Suggested tours

The old airport

The airport of Vaeroy was closed in 1992 because of a serious accident 2 years before.(-> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wider%C3%B8e_Flight_839) It is very dangerous and difficult to fly there because of the strong west-winds. In FlightGear, start at Leknes or Rost airport with a DHC-6 or similar and fly to this airport. Set weather to live data or "Stormy Monday"!

What you can expect...

Gallery

Feel free to add your own images!!