City of Derry Airport (IATA: LDY, ICAO: EGAE), previously known as RAF Eglinton and Londonderry Eglinton Airport, is a regional airport located 7 mi (11 km) northeast of Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland (UK). Airport usually serviced by airlines such as Ryanair and Loganair.
Scenery created by me, Jerome Logue. This is an upgraded release of my previous version of Eglinton for FSX, making use of MS Flight Simulator 2020's excellent rendering capabilities. All custom models and textures created by me, Jerome Logue.
This scenery is being released as freeware.
Installation: Place the folder (jeromelogue-egae2021) contained within the PackagesContent folder in the zip, into your MSFS Community folder..
v1.01 Airport Ground Layout has been correctly edited using ScruffyDuck software's excellent ADE and the MSFS developer mode.
Tyres and UV mappping on fire engine corrected.
v1.02 is compiled with the latest version of the MSFS SDK, for compatibilty with MSFS Sim Update 5 Hotfix 22.214.171.124
v1.03 corrects a few issues with the firehouse and runway markings are now more like the real world runway markings. Also corrects the PAPI lights.
v1.04 is compiled with the latest SDK for Sim Update 6 compatibility...includes another very slight adjustment to the position of the PAPI lights
v1.05 is compiled with the latest SDK for Sim Update 7 compatibility
v1.06 is compiled with the latest SDK for Sim Update 8 compatibility,,,also started adding more buildings and reworking this project...more updates coming soonish...
v1.07 small update and recompiled with correct latest version of SDK
v1.08 added hangers that are similar to real-world ones, plus various airport objects, and nearby buildings
added more buildings around Campsie Industrial Estate, and a building in Walworth, near Ballykelly
added The Peace Bridge In Derry
added Limavady Transmitter
added airport lights similar to real world ones
also corrections to taxiways - should improve AI aircraft's use of airport
v1.09 recompiled for SU9 compatibility...various texture corrections and improvements to latest buildings added
v1.0901 small fix to brown hanger inner structure
v1.10 adds my handcrafted rendition of Altnagelvin Area Hospital..(star POI)...which has two ground based helipads...fences and gates added to airport..still a lot of work to do on bringing the airport up to date, and many buildings to add to Derry city...
v1.101 a few corrections to Altnagelvin Area Hospital and night lighting improvement
still working on this project..some buildings/structures may need more work/detail added...more to come, including the correct fences/gates etc and an update to the buildings already there...a lot of buildings in Derry and some around Limavady to add also...airport terminal building needs updated...currently working on Derry City buildings....
I must say thank you to TheWestSpotter's excellent youtube channel, whose videos at Eglinton have helped make this scenery...