2022 in flight simulation: A look back at the last year and a look forward

This year has been yet another tumultuous one both in the real world and in the world of flight simulation. To end out the year, I want to take a broad look at flight sims in 2022 and think a little bit about what’s coming for 2023. This year was quite the year and so…

X-Plane 12 release candidate 2 is out

We’re beyond beta testing now with X-Plane 12 as the sim has emerged from beta and is now into the release candidate stage. Laminar Research are wrapping up the last pieces of the puzzle before release and are now testing candidates for the final 12.0 release of X-Plane. There have been a few bumps in…

Microsoft and Tobii host MSFS Reno Air Races

Want to win some hardware from Tobii or Thrustmaster? Put your air racing skills to the test and you just might. Microsoft have announced a new Reno Air Race series utilizing the Microsoft Flight Simulator add-on of the same name to challenge community members in a series of races leading to one winner who will…