IL-2 dev update covers the range: Normandy, Spitfires and V-1’s

The latest IL-2 developer diary has enough content packed into it for three or more diaries and there’s a lot to get through. This week we saw updates on the Normandy and Bodenplatte maps, some fantastic graphics showing off the new vehicle damage system, the V-1 model, new posters and artwork showing off the skins…

Desert Wings Tobruk updates to 5.019

Team Fusion Simulations has updated IL-2 Sturmovik: Desert Wings – Tobruk up to version 5.019 and with it comes a variety of changes and new content for virtual pilots to enjoy including revised ammunition loadouts, updated physics, and more. Plenty of updates Among the changes for 5.019 are some adjustments to the way that the…

DCS World 2.7 is here! Spring sale too!

There’s a change in the air as DCS World 2.7 arrives on the scene replacing DCS World 2.5 which has been with us for a few years now. The 2.5 update was a substantial change to everything that we knew about DCS World and DCS World 2.7 is doing it’s best to try and match…

World Update IV: France/Benelux is out!

Fly into the skies of France, Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg in the latest update to Microsoft Flight Simulator with World Update IV. The patch is now available and we have the full list of POI’s that you can visit as well as a shiny new trailer to enjoy while you wait for the download. Let’s…

Flight sim news round-up for April 10

There’s a lot of news flying around these days and here are some key stories that jumped out at me over the last several days that you might want to know about. JustFlight working on a BAe 146 for X-Plane They are calling it the 146 Professional and its a new regional airliner for X-Plane…

Winners announced for the DCS International Film Festival

The Grim Reapers have just concluded their inaugural DCS International Film Festival (IFF) for 2021. The festival attracted 25-original submissions from around the DCS World community including some absolutely incredible work from well known and up and coming cinematic creators a-like. Impressive! Watch the whole thing If you want to queue up a bunch of…

FlightSimExpo 2021 moving to September 24-26

In this second year of disruptions and challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, FlightSimExpo has had to navigate the same complex series of challenges that other in-person events have and that means that this year the expo is moving to a new date in September. Same hybrid-expo The plan by the FlightSimExpo team is to…