Community Q&A with SYN_Haashashin, creator of Achtung Spitfire!

It’s been a little while since I put together the last Community Q&A but I am very pleased to release this next one. This Q&A is with SYN_Haashashin from the IL-2 and Rise of Flight communities. Haashashin and The Syndicate squadron have long been into multiplayer flying but also involved with the single player mission…

AV-8B takes another step towards completion with training missions

RAZBAM’s redoubled efforts over the course of 2019 to bring their currently released modules towards a completed state have paid dividends both in actual content as well as improved community reputation. The latest round of this is the completion of the aircraft’s training missions which are now all complete. Twenty missions of training There are…

Eagle Dynamics shows off wake turbulence, new Bf109K-4 campaign

If you’re like me, you might love data visualizations and Eagle Dynamics has a special treat of a video showing off the new wake turbulence systems that they have implemented recently in DCS World using a special debug mode in DCS World to show what the sim is doing when an aircraft passes through the…

DCS: F-16 Viper status update, new UH-1 campaign

Wondering how the DCS: F-16 project is doing? ED has a short status update for us along with a reveal of a new UH-1 Huey campaign for DCS World complete with its own trailer. Check it out! Viper making progress towards early access According to recent comments from Eagle Dynamics, the DCS: F-16C is on…

F/A-18C Aggressors Campaign out, latest on Hornet development

The latest DCS World Weekend News is out with all kinds of updates from the team including news that Eagle Dynamics staff participated in Flying Legends 2019. Check out the update if you want all of the details but I want to focus in on some DCS: F/A-18C related news including the latest on development…

Flying Sedlo’s Eastern Friendship campaign for Canada Day

It a holiday here in Canada as we celebrate Canada Day! I thought that I would fly a CF-18, between BBQ’s and hiking, to help send out the day. I decided to pick up where I left off with Sedlo’s excellent Eastern Friendship campaign for DCS World and the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet (though it looks…

Community Q&A with the Air Combat Group

My next Community Q&A is with Woop, Kai Lae, Gromic, Thaine, Donkey and the rest of the Air Combat Group. ACG is well known for their expansive campaigns from their IL-2: Cliffs of Dover days. With the group now moving over to the IL-2: Great Battles Series to continue their historically researched scenarios, I thought…

Eagle Dynamics draws attention to revamped P-51D

The P-51D for DCS World was the first WWII warbird to come to the series. Several years later, Eagle Dynamics has come back to the P-51D and given it an updated treatment with PBR textures and details. No re-release of a module should go without a trailer and we now have one! Beautifully detailed Mustang…

Check out Spudknocker’s MiG-19 mission 3 campaign fly through

Only a few dhttps://stormbirds.blog/2019/04/20/baltic-dragon-campaign-making-update-mig-19-f-a-18-av-8b/ays ago I wrote an update on some news coming from DCS World campaign and mission developer Baltic Dragon including an update on a campaign coming to RAZBAM’s DCS: MiG-19P. Crime and punishment mission 3 This third mission is a strike mission making use of the MiG-19s limited rocket and ground-attack capability…

Review: ‘Fortress on the Volga’ Scripted Campaign for IL-2

Scripted Campaigns still feel like a novelty to me despite the feature now being a couple of years old for the IL-2: Great Battles Series. A variety of premium and free campaigns are now available from the IL-2 website store and through the community forums and that diversity lets several different styles of campaign exist….