Aerobask Phenom 300 for X-Plane 11 full review

There are just 12 business jets in the X-Plane.org store. It’s one of the most under-serviced aspects of aviation in the X-Plane 11 sim and there are precious few options for those who want a sleek and stylish modern business jet. X-Plane developer Aerobask seems set to change that with the release of their second…

Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown full review

Aircraft packing hundreds of missiles, an almost endless supply of bad guys to shoot at, and over the top plot lines. Ace Combat is, in most ways, the antithesis of the serious modern air combat simulator that I normally write about on this blog, however, the series has also captured the imaginations of both the…

MSFS update includes Orbx, Q&A videos, news on next update

The highly anticipated World Update 3 along with a new Feature Discovery Video and a brand new Q&A with the Asobo team are the focus of the latest Microsoft Flight Simulator update. Let’s have a look at the latest! World update information World Update 3 is focused on the United Kingdom and Ireland and, according…

Flight Simulator Update 6 is here

Microsoft released Update 6 for Flight Simulator yesterday with some good fixes to the sim and some unfortunate timing as Microsoft’s infrastructure struggled with the demand placed on it by the launch of XBox Series X. Here’s what you need to know about the latest update. Slow downloads Many users reported logging in to Microsoft…

Microsoft Flight Simulator full review

In the annals of simulation history, few titles command a legacy and presence that Microsoft’s long running Flight Simulator series has enjoyed. The original released in 1982 and that was followed by a long line of simulators that pushed the abilities of each successful PC generation. Now, after a long hiatus between 2006 when Flight…

SRS for IL-2 adds immersion, teamplay possibilities

SimpleRadio Standalone, it’s become a staple of DCS World multiplayer and for the last several weeks its been available to the IL-2: Great Battles multiplayer community. Although many are now using it, others have yet to check it out. What is SRS? How can it be used? How do you set it up? How are…

Flight Journal: Into the eye of the storm

Following-up last night’s flight, I once again headed out in Microsoft Flight Simulator to see what the sim and its weather system was able to do showing what now appears to be a catastrophic category 4 storm. And I wasn’t alone either… Storm chasing Fed by real world data, it’s been interesting to see what…

Partnership series video looks at VATSIM for MSFS

The latest Partnership Series video for Microsoft Flight Simulator covers VATSIM – a worldwide network of virtual air traffic controllers that can aid greatly in adding immersion to your sim experience in X-Plane, P3D and the new Flight Simulator. Let’s have a quick look! VATSIM on day one The latest developer update included a link…

Deadstick devs detail development direction

Deadstick, the bushpilot flight simulator, hasn’t had very many updates for a while but now we’ve had two in rapid succession and they have detailed the direction they are going with their development in some very exciting and interesting ways. Let’s have a look at what their latest developer diary is talking about and the…

FSExpo announces 2020 speakers and schedule!

There is a lot of things to see and do at FSExpo and this year is aimed at one-upping their efforts from the past two years with an extensive speaker schedule including some notable highlights. Here’s what we know thanks to today’s speaker schedule release! Developer seminars, getting started, and Captains’ Corner to name a…