This add-on is a realistic representation of Chania “Ioannis Daskalogiannis Airport” (LGSA) for the Microsoft Flight Simulator.
Chania, Crete International Airport (ICAO: LGSA, IATA: CHQ) is found in western Crete. It is located 14 km north-east of the city of Chania, in the Akrotiri peninsula and is named after Ioannis Daskalogiannis, the leader of the revolution of the Sfakia region in 1770.
LGSA airport serves both civilian and military activity. The civilian area is located northern of the runway and is operated by Fraport since 2018. The southern airport area is operated by Hellenic Air Force.
It has a single, 3.348 m / 10.982 ft long asphalt runway, designated 11/29 which can serve aircraft up to Boeing 747, C-5 Galaxy and Antonov AN-124. Two main taxiways connect the operation fields with the runway.
Two taxiways connect the airport facilities with the runway. The southern taxiway can be used as a runway with designation 11L/29R when the main runway is not operational.
- Realistic depiction of the airport layout and objects
- Highly detailed custom ground polygons including all the last additions of the apron layout (walkways in front of the terminal)
- Highly detailed custom 3D objects with full PBR textures covering the entire airport area
- Improvement of the vegetation (density and tree form) inside the airport and at the surrounding area
- Main landmarks addition at airport’s surrounding area
- Custom animated flags at the terminal
- Custom animated vehicles at the apron area
- Custom animated windsock
- Fully customized dynamic lights.
- Sloped runway
- Microsoft Flight Simulator (Version 2020)
- OS: Windows 10 (Nov 2019 Update – 1909)
- DirectX: DirectX 11
- CPU: Intel i5-4460 -or- Ryzen 3 1200 or better
- GPU: NVIDIA GTX 770 -or- Radeon RX 570 or better
- VRAM: 2 GB
- RAM: 8 GB
- HDD: 5 GB
Available Only As Download
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Change Log 126.96.36.199
- Improved ground textures at apron area
- Improved and more detailed taxisigns
- Custom runway, rail, taxiway and approach lights
- Replacement of all apron and parking vehicles with new ones
- Addition of new taxi lines at the apron area
- Addition of the new apron taxilines and dynamic lighting at NSA area
- Modification of the airport name signs at the terminal (blue instead of white with FRAPORT logo addition)
- Correction of few floating objects
- Correction of the position of military shelters
- Correction of the ATC instructions to include taxiway names and showing the correct taxi ribbon