DCS: F/A-18C’s roadmap including JHMCS, bug fixes

Interest remains intense on new features for the DCS: F/A-18C module and what features are being added to the jet next. Eagle Dynamics latest mini update might as well be considered a full featured update because they talk a lot about what is in the pipeline next. Let’s go through some of the key parts…

Fly Maverick’s Super Hornet scheme in DCS: F/A-18C

Images were passed around a few days ago from “on set” with Top Gun 2. Tom Cruise’s iconic Pete “Maverick” Mitchell character is coming back to the big screen in 2020 (pushed back by a year from original release date) with a modern take on what it is to be a fighter pilot. Just days…

Visiting Airshow London 2018

A bit off topic for the blog but not by too much. Last weekend I had the opportunity to visit Airshow London 2018 located in London, Ontario, Canada (not that other London). This was my third year in a row that I’ve visited the show and I wanted to share a few of the photos…

A look at IL-2’s new effects

One of the big updates from this week’s IL-2 developer diary are the new effects that the series is adding or revising and I wanted to devote a whole post on these and other effects that may be coming in the future. Coming to an IL-2 near you very soon We’ll likely see these updated…

DCS gets an Arleigh Burke, a working Mjolnir, work on Hornet and more

DCS World Weekend News update this week addresses a few long standing issues with DCS World that people have been talking about for weeks, months and years. Let’s talk about the new Arleigh Burke, a working Mjolnir, and work on making the Hornet’s radar system work more reliably and more realistically. Let’s check it out!…

Battling it out on Hoggit’s DCS: Georgia at War server

“Uzi 9-2, Fox 3!” Followed by a second “Uzi 9-2, Fox 3!” and then a triumphant “Splash one bandit!” That was my night tonight on Hoggit’s excellent Georgia at War server that they have setup on DCS World. This newbie friendly server is relatively new on the DCS multiplayer scene but they have an excellent…

Team Fusion shows off latest effects, status of many new aircraft

I’ve been lax over the summer covering some of the updates coming from Team Fusion but today we heard from Bonkin, a Team Fusion Simulations member, on the IL-2 forums with the very latest in what the team has been up to including some new visual effects, new aircraft and talk about their new Torbuk…

Do you fly the season that is outside?

I’m getting my first taste of fall this past weekend with a blustery fall day filled with rain showers and darkened skies. To get into the season I’ve found myself flying more autumn themed scenarios in the last few days to match. What about you? Do you tend to fly the season that is outside?…