RAZBAM shows off F-15E externals, plus A-29, Pucará, MiG-23, and AMX

Third party developers RAZBAM often post their latest work in progress images. There’s no way for me to keep up with all that they post, however, there are some notable developments starting with images released in the last hour showing off the external of the DCS: F-15E Strike Eagle module that they have been busy…

Thunderbolt Ascendant? IL-2: Battle of Normandy P-47D-22 review

Thunderbolt month continues with my review of the first aircraft out of the gate for IL-2: Battle of Normandy. The P-47D-22 Thujnderbolt is a ‘Razorback’ variant of the Thunderbolt and is a type that is rarely portrayed in flight sims, movies and video games. Yet, these earlier model P-47’s were the critical type to fight…

Cinematic and video round-up for July 2020

A passion of the flight sim community is creating video and putting together some spectacular visuals in cinematic fashion. This is a round-up, something I haven’t had a chance to do in a while, of cinematic videos I’ve come across recently. Cinematics Let’s start with NassaultFilm’s excellent Night Raid! which blends real RAF radio recordings…

DCS: A-10C II information leaks

Eagle Dynamics is setting up a new spot on the DCS World forums for their DCS: A-10C II Warthog release, an upgraded version of the A-10C currently in the sim with new and more modernized systems and weapons. Information has leaked from that setup process revealing internal documentation on what is planned for the A-10C…

Microsoft Flight Simulator Closed Beta comes with TrackIR, new content!

If you’re lucky enough to be in the closed alpha or closed beta tester list, there’s a new update awaiting you for the Microsoft Flight Simulator closed test environment. The notable features included are the introduction of head tracking technologies using TrackIR as well as the inclusion of nine new aircraft, new trips, and flight…

Quick flight with the Su-25 in DCS World

The video from Matt Wagner on the DCS: Syria map showing off another base and some ground attack operations influenced me to jump into the Su-25 myself and fly this aircraft that is part of the Flaming Cliffs 3 aircraft pack. I haven’t flown this aircraft more than a handful of times but after putting…

New DCS: Syria video features desert Frogfoot attack, updates to Su-25

The latest DCS: Syria map video from Eagle Dynamics Matt Wagner showcases another region on the map moving slightly east and north from past videos and into a more arid desert region. The video see’s Matt Wagner flying the Su-25 Frogfoot which has received a very slight update too. Let’s have a look! Desert interdiction…

New Desert Wings – Tobruk videos come out ahead of release

Ahead of the August 6th release date for Desert Wings – Tobruk, several new videos have come out both official and from various community content creators with what looks like more on the way. Here’s the latest! Torpedo raids, fighter battles and epic ground conflict Team Fusion is keen to show off some of the…

DCS: F-16C focus with new survey, dev update from Eagle Dynamics

Fans of the DCS: F-16C have been waiting for some further updates to the module. Releasing in the fall of 2019, there have been a few updates including the addition of the more feature filled dogfight mode and gunsight system for the cannon, however, there has been not too much else and many are hoping…

A2A announces AccuSim Aerostar 600 for MSFS

Another flight sim developer has thrown their hat in the ring for Microsoft Flight Simulator development and this time it is A2A – a very well known developer in the FSX and P3D circles. A2A has announced the Aerostar 600 will be coming to the new sim along with their AccuSim technology to help simulate…