Desert Wings – Tobruk updated to 5.020

The latest update for IL-2 Sturmovik: Desert Wings – Tobruk is out with a whole bunch of new changes and updates to the sim including a long list of mission improvements that single player pilots are going to want to know about. Here’s the change log and some key details! Patch 5.020 updates Desert Wings…

News round-up for May 8, 2021

Good morning everyone! Here’s a news round-up from around the flight sim community for May 8, 2021. These are news items that I’ve collected through the week that may not have made for a full news article. Red Star updates us on MiG-17 project We’ve heard a lot from Red Star Simulations recently on their…

Aerges shows off their Mirage F1 in a new video

Late last year we learned that Aerges, a new developer name for AvioDev, were pressing forward with their plans to bring four versions of the Mirage F1 to DCS World. Now a new video and developer update is showing off the latest work on the module and it’s impressive! F1CE on display The new developer…

New DCS: Marianas images, teases of WWII version and ATC updates

There’s a few items coming from Eagle Dynamics from their DCS World Weekend News update including new images from DCS: Marianas Islands and some teases of some other new features. Marianas Islands making more progress This developer update gave us a nice look at the latest work done on the Marianas Islands map update. New…

DCS World AGM-84H SLAM-ER preview video available

One of the few remaining weapon systems still coming to DCS: F/A-18C is the AGM-84H SLAM-ER. This is an enhanced version of the AGM-84 SLAM with extended range and the ability to cruise to targets via multiple programmable waypoints. Matt Wagner’s latest video release walks us through how to make use of this weapon. SLAM-ER…

DCS, IL-2 and Flight Simulator all patched today

It’s patch Wednesday apparently as DCS World, IL-2: Great Battles and Microsoft Flight Simulator have all seen patches come out to fix bugs and provide general improvements to each sim. Here are some key takeaways from each patch. DCS World 2.7 A new patch for DCS World Open Beta 2.7 is out and there are…

Heatblur reveals future plans including new aircraft!

It’s been a little while since we got a big update from DCS World developer Heatblur but a new one has dropped and it offers considerable insight into the future plans for the developer and what we can expect from them over the next few years. Growth as a company First, we have a big…

Ugra Media shows off new Cyprus landmarks for DCS: Syria

New screenshots and a video are out for the impending addition to the DCS: Syria map showing off some of the scenery and landmarks being added to Cyprus which is now part of the DCS: Syria map. There’s also a new video for us to have a look at. Check it out! New details Over…

DCS update focuses on Ka-50, Mi-24 news

Two modules are the focus of this DCS World Weekend News update: the DCS: Ka-50 and the DCS: Mi-24. We have new details on the new AI assist system for the Mi-24 and new screenshots of work in progress 3D models for the Black Shark 3 project and a few new tidbits there to. Let’s…

Just Flight makes the 146 Professional ready to fly

If you’re looking for the newest airliner on the block in X-Plane 11, Just Flight has just released their new 146 Professional onto their store. This recreation of the BAe 146 airliner was done in partnership with Thranda Design and here are some details that you might want to know about. Key release details Announced…