• Building Better X-Plane Gateway Airports

    X-Plane Developer

    The X-Plane team encourages community members to contribute to the sim's scenery by creating and sharing airport scenery. To aid scenery creators, they have just released a rather extensive document that contains tips for making better Gateway airports.

    Topics covered include:

    • Boundaries
    • Terrain Polygons
    • Using The Latest Facades
    • Modular Construction
    • Editing Shapes
    • Road Networks
    • Parking Lots
    • Forest Polygons vs Individual Trees
    • Taxi Route Networks
    • Markings and Clutter
    • Static Aircraft vs Ramp Starts
    • Testing



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