New video and details on A-10C II, P-47 updates

A couple of interesting pieces of news for aircraft named Thunderbolt for DCS World. A new video showing off the features, the new cockpit, and the usage of the AGM-65L for the new DCS: A-10C II Tank Killer module has come out. We’ve also heard about some updates to the DCS: P-47 with some new…

The first few aircraft into Flight Simulator’s marketplace

It takes time to develop aircraft and when a new sim comes out with a new SDK and engine to develop for, it can take time to get things put together and working. However, despite the early date we do now have a couple of aircraft in the marketplace and you may want to have…

The new 4.501 spotting changes in IL-2 make a big difference

I’ve had a chance to get some flying in since the new 4.501 patch arrived for IL-2: Great Battles. Here are my first impressions on the changes and some further thoughts on the issue. The problems of the past Let me be clear what the differences are between now and the previous patch. Prior to…

DCS: F-16C using the HARM in HAS mode

Matt Wagner has come with a new video showing off the AGM-88 HARM on the DCS: F-16C operating in HAS mode, or HARM as Sensor mode. This is a basic way of using the HARM with the F-16C and gives us a basic SEAD capability. Let’s have a look! Basic functionality The AGM-88 HARM on…

New Flight Sim developer update focused on future, partners, Africa

It’s been a pretty good week for Flight Simulator as a new patch has come out that’s had a positive impact on performance issues and solved a lot of problems. It’s still not a perfect product and there are glaring issues but we’re getting there. This week’s update gives us a new look at the…

IL-2 patch 4.501 is out with a massive change to visibility

1CGS is a persistent developer in their efforts to improve the state of the IL-2: Great Battles series and patch 4.501 is a testament to continually responding to issues that the community have brought forward. With patch 4.501 we see some big changes to the way spotting and visibility works in the sim. We also…

Flight Journal: Donegal to Belfast in the DA62 with Flight Simulator

The newest patch for Microsoft Flight Simulator was focused on performance and improving some aircraft features and I had some time to put it through it’s paces last night covering some territory that I’ve been itching to fly around for a while now. Here’s an overview of my journey from Donegal Airport to Belfast International…

Pricing on DCS: A-10C II confirmed!

A new FAQ posted by NineLine on the DCS World forums confirms the price and several of the changes being made to the DCS: A-10C II and the original DCS: A-10C. Let’s have a look! Nine ninety nine One of the first questions out of the gate was how much would the upgrade cost. This…

Check out Tactical Pascale’s interview with ED COO Katia Peredenko

Tactical Pascale’s recent 24-hour live stream for charity was a stunning success bringing in £5,443 for mental health charity. It also attracted the support of Eagle Dynamics and, in particular, COO Katia Peredenko who agreed to do an interview during the live stream. Let’s have a look! Listen in! Covering a wide range of questions…

New performance oriented 1.8.3.0 patch comes to Flight Simulator

Patch 1.8.30 is live for Microsoft Flight Simulator and it’s bringing with it a long list of performance and feature updates for the sim. This has been highly anticipated in the hopes that it will solve some of the more pressing issues in the sim and, going by the patch notes, it has. Let’s have…