Heatblur announces DCS: Eurofighter partnership plus new trailer!

Those wondering why we hadn’t heard much about the DCS: Eurofighter project for a while will be able to breath easy because the project is very much alive and is now under the wing of one of DCS World’s most accomplished third party developers – Heatblur! The announcement breathes new life into the project and…

Just Flight is working on a Fokker F28 airliner for MSFS

Announced in June but completely missed by me, Just Flight is starting to talk a bit about their next Microsoft Flight Simulator project and it’s going to be an interesting one for people interested in airliners from the 1970’s. Here’s what we know about their Fokker F28 project. Vintage airliners When the jet age began…

Just Flight releases PA-28-161 Warrior II for MSFS

Piper aircraft fans will want to take note as Just Flight have released their third Piper PA-28 variant for Microsoft Flight Simulator. This time it’s the PA-28-161 Warrior II and it is out now! Warrior II time Just Flight have already released the PA-28R Arrow III and PA-28R Turbo Arrow III/IV for Microsoft Flight Simulator….

Past, Present, and Future X-Plane webinar should be interesting

The Flight Sim Association is hosting their next webinar and it has an interesting guest in the form of X-Plane creator and Laminar Research founder Austin Meyer who will look at the past, the present and… the future of X-Plane. That’s got my attention piqued! X-Plane next gen? We’ve already seen a couple of teasers…

New DCS: F/A-18C feature for HMD alignment

Those looking for the most depth out of their DCS: F/A-18C experience will like this new feature and new video from Matt Wagner on the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet. You’ll now have the opportunity to align the HMD. HMD alignment procedure Chalk this one up to extreme realism. If you wanted to align your HMD before,…

Microsoft Flight Simulator UK Tour Part 2: Scotland

This is part two of my UK tour of Microsoft Flight Simulator using World Update 3 for the sim. My goal is to explore some landmarks and check out the sights and scenery of Scotland in this part of the tour. If you missed part one, be sure to check that out as well as…

MSFS Orbx sale on until July 24th

If you were looking to pick-up some Orbx scenery products for Microsoft Flight Simulator over the next little while, now is a great time as they are offering 30% off many of their own catalogue plus that of some of their third party developers too. On sale Although none of the aircraft in their catalogue…

Matt Wagner goes into detail on DCS: F/A-18C’s AA radar

A new video by Eagle Dynamics Matt Wagner provides an in-depth tutorial on all of the uses and functions of the DCS: F/A-18C’s air-to-air radar. It’s what you might consider ‘required reading’ for Hornet pilots looking to get the most out of the module and the tutorial provides all kinds of details that, even I…

Microsoft Flight Simulator UK Tour Part 1: England & Wales

With World Update 3, Asobo Studio brought some added details, new landmarks and photogrammetry, and updated satellite and height mapping to the United Kingdom and Ireland. Although I had to delay my tour around these locations because of performance problems, the issues have been resolved and I’ve now completed my tour of England and a…