Infogrames has announced that Fly! II has achieved golden master status and will be shipping in the next couple of weeks. Fly! II is a flight-simulation game, and is a sequel to Fly! Fly! II shipped for the PC earlier this year, but the Mac versions will include additional maps and aircraft not included in the PC version. The game was developed by Terminal Reality and is being published for the Mac by MacSoft. This announcement comes from MacSoftis parent company, Infogrames:
The thrilling sequel to 1999is Flight Sim of the Year is gold! From realistic weather effects to one of the most immersive cockpits ever, players will feel airborne in this amazing simulation. Fly! II includes new aircraft models like the exclusive Pilatus PC-12 and the renowned Bell 407 helicopter. In addition, the Mac version includes 72 extra maps, six additional aircraft and terra scenery including New York not featured in the PC version.
Beginners can learn to fly by Visual and Instrument Flight Rules using U.S. sectional charts and built-in aids. In addition, visibility ranges (60 miles) is three times greater than in Fly! 2K, offering the most realistic representation of what real world pilots experience in high altitudes.