RIP fictional RAF No. 3 Squadron Leader Francis Hall

I’ve been playing a bit more IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte Career mode recently and my very first career pilot for the title was a pilot I created was Francis Hall, Squadron Leader of No. 3 RAF Squadron flying Tempests out of Volkel. Unfortunately, on a sortie I flew this morning, there was a catastrophic crash…

IL-2 developer diary shows off the big guns of Tank Crew

It’s the Su-152 assault gun and the Sd. Kfz. 184 “Ferdinand” that are getting the limelight this week for 1CGS latest developer diary update showcasing the big guns of Tank Crew as well as talking about a few new mechanics for this type of assault gun vehicle. These are all about the big booms! Big…

RAZBAM teases latest efforts on Sea Harrier and A-29

RAZBAM team leader and owner of the company, Ron Zambrano, has teased a few new images of a work in progress of the Sea Harrier for their DCS: South Atlantic package as well as the rarely seen A-29 Super Tucano. Let’s have a quick look! Ocean side development Ron Zambrano’s tweets appear to come from…

Struggling with the F-16 INS in DCS World? These videos might help

Matt Wagner from Eagle Dynamics has released two videos on his YouTube channel recently that cover some changes and updates to the F-16 INS (inertial navigation system) that may be tripping some virtual pilots up. If you’ve been having trouble, check one or both of these videos out! INS NORM and Stored Heading alignments There…

Community Q&A with Red Flight and the Combat Box server

Combat Box by Red Flight is an IL-2 multiplayer server that has, in recent months, been consistently at the top of the list for player counts. This 80 player multiplayer server hosts some of the most frequented multiplayer air battles of the IL-2 series in 2020 with a focus on western front aircraft and the…

FlyingIron Simulations announces DCS: A-7E Corsair II

In an announcement made today, FlyingIron Simulations announced that they have signed an agreement with Eagle Dynamics to bring the A-7E Corsair II to DCS World. The announcement included work in progress screenshots and a few details on their plans. A new cold war attack aircraft FlyingIron Simulations has previously created detailed modules of the…

Team Fusion developer update and Ju88C-4 video out

Team Fusion Simulation’s latest developer update video is out detailing some improvements made to IL-2: Cliffs of Dover Patch 4.55 and it’s worth a watch to see what the team is busy doing. They also have a new alpha test version for TFS 5.0 featuring the Ju88C-4 and C-4 Late variants of the twin engine…