FlyingIron’s Spitfire IX for MSFS is now available

Aircraft developer FlyingIron has experience developing aircraft for multiple flight simulators with Spitfire IX, P-38L, P-47N and Grob G109B for X-Plane 11, an in-development A-7 for DCS World, and now a Spitfire IX for Microsoft Flight Simulator. As of today, their Spitfire IX for MSFS has been released. Here are the details! Features FlyingIron already…

Want to fly something big? iniSimulation’s A300 BelugaST is coming to X-Plane

At Stormbirds.blog, I’m all about different experiences and this is certainly an aircraft that exists as part of a different category from the usual. I’m talking about iniSimulation’s A300 BelugaST (Super Transporter) which is coming to X-Plane 11. Let’s look at the trailer and some of the recently released information. Expanding the Airbus 300 line…

IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover and Desert Wings new lower prices

An announcement on the Steam Store by Team Fusion Simulations has indicated that both IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover BLITZ and IL-2 Sturmovik: Desert Wings – Tobruk are going to have new lower prices starting now on the Steam Store. Let’s check them out! Lower individual and bundle pricing If price was a factor for…

New DCS: South Atlantic map image shows scale, scope

A new image has been released by the RAZBAM team showing off the latest scale and scope of the planned DCS: South Atlantic map. Going far beyond just the Falkland Islands, the size of the map has increased dramatically as we learned quite a bit about in the interview that Tactical Pascale did recently. Now…

Orbx introduces Volanta flight tracking software

Better known for their scenery packs, Orbx is expanding their business in some new an interesting directions and the newest is called ‘Volanta.’ This app is meant to be a one stop shop for flight tracking allowing you to build up a collection of flights that are all stored in one app. Let’s have a…

More on IL-2’s new decals

We have a bit more information shared with the community on the new decal system for IL-2 this morning with a base explanation of how and why the feature has finally come to the sim. Here’s what we know! An update from IL-2’s Lead Producer Yesterday’s developer update included a tease of a new feature…

Cold war turns hot in DCS: F-14 campaign ‘Operation Reforger’

The first of three included single player campaigns for the DCS: F-14 is out and available for play on both DCS World open beta and public release versions. Operation Reforger: The Iron Heel is a fictional campaign that turns the cold war hot and puts you on the deck of a carrier in the DCS:…

Baltic Dragon teases trio of new DCS campaigns

DCS World mission and campaign maker Baltic Dragon, well known for his portfolio of top notch campaigns, is teasing an ambitious plan for some new content to come next year (and beyond). Folks who enjoy single player content might want to keep an eye out on what’s being planned here because it sounds great! Three…

Next Desert Wings patch is coming tomorrow, here’s the change log

Team Fusion Simulations has released the change log for their next patch for IL-2 Sturmovik: Desert Wings – Tobruk. The change log includes some fixes to flight models, sounds and translations. Here’s the list. Change log Upcoming Patch 012 Changelog was released today and here’s the details: Spitfire V’s: Corrected high altitude speeds Hurricane II’s:…

IL-2 dev takes to the skies Top Gear style, Hurricane Mk II news

In this episode, AnPetrovich races an ATV in an airplane and Jason Williams talks about what stage the Hurricane Mark II Collector Plane is at for IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles series. A fun ‘Top Gear’ style video For anyone not familiar with the show, Top Gear was, for a long time, a BBC production hosted…