Flight sim news round-up for December 18

Throughout this week there have been news announcements that I haven’t gotten to just yet. With that in mind, here’s a round-up of everything going on around the community. DCS Sonic Boom short A new sonic boom sound effect and new rainbow effect are on display in this new DCS World short video. X-Rotors AW109…

Flying Iron Simulations show progress on DCS: A-7

One of the more promising Cold War types currently under development for DCS World is FlyingIron Simulations A-7E Corsair II. Over the last few days they have dropped more in development images on their Facebook page and in their Discord community. Night and day attack The first three images show off some of the instruments…

FlyingIron Simulations reports P-38L for MSFS ready to go

Fans of Lockheed’s famous twin engine fighter, the P-38L Lightning, get ready because FlyingIron Simulations has put up a notice indicating that their latest Microsoft Flight Simulator project is ready to take-off and will become available within hours. Late model P-38 ready to go The P-38L was the last major production version of the famous…

Flying Iron Simulations reveals P-38L for Flight Simulator!

It was perhaps one of those “worst kept secrets” but we now have the official unveiling of Flying Iron Simulations P-38L Lightning for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The announcement contains some interesting details and a cool trailer so let’s have a look! Lightning time! The Lockheed P-38L Lightning is one of those iconic aircraft of WWII…

FlyingIron releases substantial 1.0.2 Spitfire IX update for MSFS

Fans of flying warbirds in Microsoft Flight Simulator should take note as FlyingIron Simulations has updated their Spitfire IX to version 1.0.2. Here’s what you can expect with the new update. Substantial updates When I wrote substantial in the headline, I meant it. There’s some significant under the hood reworking going on to make the…

FlyingIron Simulations is bringing their Spitfire IX to MSFS

Fans of the Spitfire are soon going to have some options as FlyingIron Simulations have announced their Spitfire IX for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The announcement today shows off a relatively complete aircraft and has plenty of details. Here’s what you need to know! Looks good and should feel good FlyingIron Simulations has or is developing…

DCS: A-7 update from FlyingIron

We haven’t heard much from them for a little while but FlyingIron Simulations is back with a big update on their DCS: A-7E Corsair II (and P-38J Lightning for X-Plane) that they are busy building. Here’s some of the highlights from their update. Work on multiple levels While there isn’t much new in the art…

More details on FlyingIron Sim’s DCS: A-7E Corsair II

It took nearly all of us by complete surprise that a new third party developer had joined the collection of developers building for DCS World and they were bringing with them a newly licensed and announced DCS: A-7E Corsair II. Now, we’re learning a few more details on the new module plus we’re getting a…

FlyingIron Simulations announces DCS: A-7E Corsair II

In an announcement made today, FlyingIron Simulations announced that they have signed an agreement with Eagle Dynamics to bring the A-7E Corsair II to DCS World. The announcement included work in progress screenshots and a few details on their plans. A new cold war attack aircraft FlyingIron Simulations has previously created detailed modules of the…