New DCS: F/A-18C feature for HMD alignment

Those looking for the most depth out of their DCS: F/A-18C experience will like this new feature and new video from Matt Wagner on the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet. You’ll now have the opportunity to align the HMD. HMD alignment procedure Chalk this one up to extreme realism. If you wanted to align your HMD before,…

Matt Wagner goes into detail on DCS: F/A-18C’s AA radar

A new video by Eagle Dynamics Matt Wagner provides an in-depth tutorial on all of the uses and functions of the DCS: F/A-18C’s air-to-air radar. It’s what you might consider ‘required reading’ for Hornet pilots looking to get the most out of the module and the tutorial provides all kinds of details that, even I…

Two new JSOW videos for DCS: F-16C

The JSOW is a standoff weapon that is available on a number of American aircraft including the F/A-18C and soon it will be on the DCS: F-16C. A pair of videos from Eagle Dynamics Matt Wagner covers employment of the weapon system and some of the use cases for it. Stand-off submunitions The USAF uses…

Mi-24P first look at ATGM and Petrovich AI in action

Things are heating up for DCS: Mi-24P Hind fans as we rapidly approach the launch. I thought we were done with Hind news earlier when the quick start guide came out but now we have a new video from Matt Wagner and this one is very interesting for a few reasons. Let’s get into it!…

Dual Matt Wagner tutorials cover new DCS: Mi-24 and F-16 features

We’ve got two new tutorial videos from Eagle Dynamics Matt Wagner. The latest videos are tutorials on how to operate unguided weapons on the Mi-24 and a new tutorial on how to use the JDAM on the F-16. We also get a mini-status update from Matt on the F-16 so it’s worth watching for that…

Hover, taxi, takeoff in the DCS: Mi-24 with Matt Wagner

The third video in a new series of DCS: Mi-24P Hind videos has emerged on Matt Wagner’s YouTube channel and its a detailed explanation of how to hover, taxi, and takeoff in Eagle Dynamics new helicopter. Let’s have a look! Helicopter essentials Matt Wagner’s latest tutorial covers essential operations in the DCS: Mi-24P Hind and…

The DCS: Mi-24 release window

Excitement around the launch of DCS: Mi-24 has reached a fevered pitch as the early access release of the module nears. There have been a few disappointments in the community and I thought it best to provide an update on what we know about the launch window for this new iconic addition to DCS World’s…

New DCS: Mi-24 simplified start video

We must be getting close to release as Eagle Dynamics has released yet another video featuring Matt Wagner taking us through the simplified cold start procedure of the DCS: Mi-24P Hind. Check it out! This is will get you up and flying The simplified cold start procedure video covers all of the basics of starting…

First intro video for DCS: Mi-24P!

Matt Wagner has once again taken to YouTube and this time he’s doing an introductory video for the DCS: Mi-24P Hind. This is our clearest indication yet that the Mi-24 is nearing its early access release. The video comes with all kinds of interesting information so let’s get into it. Hind details As is customary,…

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…