DCS: M-2000C RDI radar updates

RAZBAM is talking a little bit more about updates to their M-2000C module update with further upgrades to the RDI radar. Let’s have a look! Keeping contacts in the cone Radar is emitted from the nose of your average fighter jet in a cone shape. Adjusting the azimuth up and down lets you paint the…

Up for some IL-2 multiplayer? Two big events going on tonight!

It’s Friday night and if you find yourself thinking about flying some IL-2 multiplayer, you may want to know that there are two big events going on this evening that you may want to check out. If a fully populated server is your thing, tonight might be a great time! Friday Night Flights on KOTA…

DCS: F-16 Viper status update, new UH-1 campaign

Wondering how the DCS: F-16 project is doing? ED has a short status update for us along with a reveal of a new UH-1 Huey campaign for DCS World complete with its own trailer. Check it out! Viper making progress towards early access According to recent comments from Eagle Dynamics, the DCS: F-16C is on…

Why a simulated Mustang will never live up to the legend

The trouble with bringing a storied aircraft into a flight sim is that it has to try and live up to the reputation that it made for itself. The Mustang is such an aircraft that has built up and incredible story about it and the pilots who flew it. Its impossible not to be pulled…

Flying in the persistent air war on IL-2’s Tactical Air War server

Tactical Air War is a very competitive multiplayer environment for IL-2 multiplayer and a server that has had a long history with the IL-2 series. It’s complex campaign based scenarios are ones that continue to attract attention of the very best pilots and squadrons in the community. Oh… and a few average pilots like myself…

1CGS needs special beta testers for the final push

The team behind IL-2: Great Battles is pushing towards the end of development on three titles that the team announced nearly a year and a half ago with IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte, Flying Circus Vol 1, and Tank Crew – Clash at Prokhorovka all now looking to cross the finish line. Jason Williams, the Lead…

Legends of the East Part Six: Mikoyan and Gurevich’s MiG-3

In this next Legends of the East we tackle the history and story of Mikoyan and Gurevich’s MiG-3 fighter which rose to prominence during the first part of the war in the east. It’s advanced design and performance required a whole new approach for pilots and teething problems caused crashes and other issues yet the…

Speculating on IL-2’s next Collector Planes

The next Collector Planes for IL-2 are now in pre-production according to Jason Williams. The team isn’t quite ready to say what they are yet so that means that speculation has been running around the community as to what they might be. I’ve talked about this a few times before but for the sake of…

Is a Mirage 2000-5 coming to DCS? Rafale too? (Updated)

DCS World third party developer RAZBAM has made a few waves since they secured a relationship with the Armée de l’Air (AdA). The AdA was using their M-2000C module on DCS World for cheaper high availability training and has had input into making the jet more realistic. Now word is that the partnership will open…

VIRPIL teases Constellation Alpha

VIRPIL’s next generation space-sim oriented grip is being teased on the company’s website with some blacked out images that provide just enough detail to see what the company has on offer. For some of you, these may end up being your flight stick as well so let’s have a quick look at the what we…