Flight-Sim Expo announces return to Las Vegas for 2020

This year I was fortunate to be able to attend Flight-Sim Expo 2019 in Orlando Flordia. I had a great time and I was able to provide some hopefully enjoyable and useful coverage to everyone here – particularly with the world reveal of the Me262 for IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte which then released just a…

Thrustmaster’s F/A-18C Hornet grip impressions and roundup

Back a couple of weeks ago I was able to get some hands on time with Thrustmaster’s new F/A-18C Hornet grip at Flight-Sim Expo and I thought I would add some of my initial impressions together with a round-up on this new grip that is coming out very soon with commercial availability expected July 25….

Flight Sim Expo 2019 wrap-up

Now that I’m home and looking back on some fond memories of Flight Sim Expo 2019 it’s time to do a recap and get some of the things that I learned out there. Read on as fans of IL-2 and DCS will probably find some of the information interesting and I want to spread to…

First impressions of the Me262 at FS Expo 2019

I’m very pleased to be able to offer some of my first impressions of 1CGS’ IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte Me262 being flyable for the very first time by the public this weekend at Flight Sim Expo 2019 in Orlando Florida. What a ride it is! The big picture b First, flying the 262 is completely…

FS Expo 2019 Day One begins!

It’s day one of Flight-Sim Expo and I’m here to cover the expo and everything that is going on here today. Some big notable items that will capture the attention of my regular readers is the worldwide reveal of the Me262 at 1CGS’s IL-2 booth. Thrustmaster’s new Hornet grip is here. And there’s lots more…

Thrustmaster is teasing a new joystick ahead of FS Expo 2019

If you’ve been following hardware news recently, Thrustmaster has announced that they will be unveiling a AAA level hardware release at Flight-Sim Expo 2019 this year. Tweets and guesses A couple of teases have been coming from Thrustmaster in recent days. First there was this one… And then… The rumour mill has been working overtime…

Last chance to register for FS Expo 2019!

We’re now just days away from Flight-Sim Expo 2019 in Orlando Florida and that means that registration is closing soon. Last chance to register is coming up tomorrow so those of you making last minute decisions – now’s the time! Press release and other show details Here’s the latest press release with all kinds of…

Me262 in two or three weeks, IL-2 FS-Expo setup info

The wait has been long but its nearly over as 1CGS is preparing the Me262 jet fighter for release as part of IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte and that release is apparently scheduled to happen in the next three weeks. I’ve also learned a little more about what will be at the 1CGS/IL-2: Great Battles Series…

FS Expo price increase coming

Flight-Sim Expo 2019 is coming up in just under a month now. If you’re on the fence about coming to Flight-Sim Expo 2019 in Orlando Florida this year, now may be the time to jump in as prices are increasing tonight. Plus, we now have a good look at the floor arrangement for the show…