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…

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…

News round-up for April 24: from F-15E, to Cypus and CRJ 900

Time for another news round-up from around the flight sim community. There’s a lot going on these days so check out some of these news items that popped up during the week. Aeroplane Heaven Spitfire Another Spitfire is coming to MSFS and this time its from Aeroplane Heaven. A veteran FSX developer, their work on…

Ugra Media details DCS: Syria updates

We’ve known for some time that Ugra Media was going to continue work on DCS: Syria by adding Cyrpus and more of northern Turkey but it appears that they are also intent on adding more details on other sectors of the map too. A post on the DCS World forums has shown that off to…

First images of the expanded DCS: Syria map

When it was revealed that DCS: Syria was coming out, a lot of pilots asked if we’d be seeing nearby Cyprus and the RAF airbase located there. Initially, this was not part of the plan but the creators of the map, Ugra Media, are stepping an already impressive map up a notch further and are…

DCS: A-10C II coming soon, Hornet update, Syria trailer

This DCS World Weekend News update reveals some interesting information about the release date of the A-10C II, plus updates for the DCS: F/A-18C and a cool new DCS: Syria trailer with quite a lot of DCS: Mi-24P Hind in it. Let’s have a look! DCS: A-10C II coming by end of the month According…

Looking for DCS: Syria missions? Check this pack out!

DCS: Syria is out and my initial review of the map was fun to put together, however, the new map is still definitely lacking in content to enjoy it with. A few missions from Eagle Dynamics and third parties is underway or already in but if you’re looking for more I have a recommendation. Syria…

First impressions and plenty of screenshots from DCS: Syria

Ugra Media and Eagle Dynamics released the newest map for DCS World this week, a busy one to be sure in the history of this hobby, and I wanted to weigh in with my own first impressions on this new map along with plenty of screenshots. Real world hot-zone through the centuries The east coast…

It’s official. DCS: Syria coming Wednesday!

Just today I gave the advice in one of the DCS groups that it was likely we’d see DCS: Syria sometime in September or October but my best guess was way off the mark as Eagle Dynamics have just posted an hour ago that DCS: Syria is coming to early access this Wednesday! Announcement and…