Flight Sim Expo Sunday recap

The last day of Flight Sim Expo has come and gone with a bunch of new things to report on today. There was the X-Plane Landing Competition, a very exciting new piece of hardware from Honeycomb that I missed yesterday. Let’s check it out! X-Plane Landing Competition Laminar Research hosted the X-Plane Landing Competition today…

Flight Sim Expo Saturday recap!

A lot has gone on today at Flight Sim Expo including the big announcement of X-Plane 12 and Thrustmaster’s new Boeing TCA. There was also great talks from the folks at Turtlebeach, Jon Coughlin taught us how to build your own DIY flight sim gear, X-Craft’s revealed their new E-Series and Major Kinsley “TRIGGER” Jordan…

What I’m hoping for from X-Plane ‘next gen’

Tomorrow, Laminar Research and the X-Plane team are going to be showing off more of their next generation X-Plane product at Flight Sim Expo 2021. There’s considerable excitement and a lot of guesses still remaining on just what the new sim will be offering, how it will be changing things up from the previous generation,…

Get ready for FSExpo 2021!

It’s tough running big events in 2021 but the folks behind Flight Sim Expo are pulling it off with a hybrid in-person and virtual event this year. Two and a half days of presentations are on tap for both virtual and in-person attendees so let’s have a look at some upcoming highlights. Things to look…

1CGS to show IL-2 at FSExpo, also Next Level Racing chair contest

Jason Williams, Lead Producer, has announced that IL-2 will be returning to FSExpo this September for the show. If you’re attending FSExpo you will have to drop by the 1C Game Studios booth and check out the IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles display and show some support to the team there. In an unrelated but also…

FlightSimExpo 2021 moving to September 24-26

In this second year of disruptions and challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, FlightSimExpo has had to navigate the same complex series of challenges that other in-person events have and that means that this year the expo is moving to a new date in September. Same hybrid-expo The plan by the FlightSimExpo team is to…

FSExpo is on for 2021!

FlightSimExpo is back for 2021 with a hybrid approach that will have both online and in-person events planned and has a busy schedule planned that includes presentations from airline pilots, air traffic controllers, developers and content creators. Here’s all the latest information! In person and online FSExpo is happening this year! The 2020 edition was…

Tank Journal: On the offensive in the Kuban

Time another Tank Journal (a slight deviation from the usual Flight Journal) to tell another story about IL-2: Great Battles and Tank Crew – Clash at Prokhorovka. This time I’m on the ground together with Tank Crew enthusiast and YouTube/Twitch streamer Wolfpack345 on the Finnish Virtual Pilots – Dynamic War server and another tank offensive…

FlightSimExpo will be back for 2021

The organizers of FlightSimExpo announced yesterday that the expo would be coming back for 2021 after it was all but cancelled among a spate of cancellations in the early part of this year. Here’s what they are planning and how it might go! In person and online FlightSimExpo 2021 is taking off June 4th to…

FlightSimExpo 2020 is cancelled

It may not be much of a surprise given the large number of cancelled events stretching out over the next several months, however, it is now official from the organizers of FlightSimExpo that the 2020 edition of the expo is now officially cancelled. Here are the details. Community voted The organizers of the expo have…