For virtual combat pilot training, check out Requiem’s Discord

You may have used the Air Combat Tutorial Library to learn how to get a leg up on your combat flying in IL-2 or maybe even to brush up on some basic flying techniques. Now Requiem, the creator of ACTL, has launched his own Discord community centered around helping virtual pilots get up to speed…

Chuck’s guide for the DCS: F-16C will help you out!

His guides have helped me learn some of the most difficult aircraft in DCS World to master as well as being a great reference to get started on just about anything. If there’s an aircraft in DCS World covered by Chuck’s Guide, you can almost assuredly get started with it thanks to his guides. And…

RAZBAM releases updated M-2000C cockpit

RAZBAM’s continued connections with the Armée de l’Air (AdA) has yielded some pretty big changes for the third party developer’s first module and with the updated cockpit for the M-2000C we’re seeing a lot of those changes coming in all at once. Let’s have a look! Revised visuals, features There are a lot of changes…

AV-8B takes another step towards completion with training missions

RAZBAM’s redoubled efforts over the course of 2019 to bring their currently released modules towards a completed state have paid dividends both in actual content as well as improved community reputation. The latest round of this is the completion of the aircraft’s training missions which are now all complete. Twenty missions of training There are…

Chuck makes a big update to his DCS: F/A-18 guide

If you regularly read Chuck’s Guides for your DCS modules and have the DCS: F/A-18C in your virtual hangar – you may want to check out a major update that Chuck has made to his guide for the Hornet! Bringing new features into focus Chuck’s Guide has, from the start, been my go to with…

RAZBAM DCS: MiG-19 cockpit familiarization video up

Baltic Dragon’s hard work on RAZBAM’s DCS: MiG-19 first training video, is on full display today with the DCS: MiG-19P cockpit familiarization video. Training with flare Learning all of the displays, switches, buttons and controls in an aircraft cockpit is essential for real and virtual pilots but it is typically a dry exercise. Baltic Dragon…

Get early access to DCS: AV-8B training mission

Epic campaign builder Baltic Dragon is busy building a series of new training missions for RAZBAM’s DCS: AV-8B Harrier which should be coming out in the next beta patch. If you want early access to them then you can download the latest pack right now! Long awaited training missions arrive Need help firing Mavericks (I…

Training in DCS: Day one

I’ve owned DCS: Flaming Cliffs 3 for more than a year now but my understanding of the sim and its basic systems is spotty. I’ve gotten into some pretty good dogfights in the quick mission builder and tried some of the single player but the honest truth is that I’m still pretty bad at the…

Il-2 and Rise of Flight video training

Getting into flight simulators can be daunting. There are a cornucopia of settings, key combinations, and aviation knowledge that is needed to really get the most out of a simulator. Sometimes those things are required even just to get into the air. The nice thing about World War I and, to a slightly lesser degree,…