ATFLIR pod coming to DCS: F/A-18C

When it was clear that the AFLIR wouldn’t be ready for a while, Eagle Dynamics poured a lot of effort into the Litening II pod for DCS: F/A-18C. That’s given the Hornet a powerful system for coordinating pinpoint strikes on ground targets and conducting visual identification of air targets. Now the Hornet’s other pod, the…

DCS: F/A-18C is getting new defensive capabilities

Detailed in a new video from Matt Wagner and Eagle Dynamics, we have new information and details on how to make use of the forthcoming defensive aids for the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet. More than just bypass If you’re a DCS: F/A-18C pilot, you’ll know that up until now, the countermeasures system was fairly basic and…

More clouds and new SEA mode in DCS: F/A-18C video

Matt Wagner’s been busy on YouTube again with a new video released showcasing the SEA Radar mode for the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet and we get yet another look at the new clouds system for DCS World. Let’s have a look! Clouds, clouds, clouds, lockable Harpoon Up until now, Harpoon operations has required some relatively precise…

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…

Chuck’s DCS: F-16C guide is nearly here

I can’t count how many times I’ve gone from a paused DCS World game to over to a PDF containing Chuck’s Guides for any number of procedures for the high fidelity aircraft of DCS World and I’m sure there are plenty of you out there who have done the same. If you’ve been waiting for…

Matt Wagner walks us through DCS: Supercarrier ops and it’s great!

DCS: Supercarrier is coming with a projected early access release date of April 15th and Eagle Dynamics’ Matt Wagner has done a video showing off deck operations of the Supercarrier module so that we can see what it will be like now that they are closer to release. Let’s have a look! The most realistic…

New DCS: JF-17 video features defense, datalink features

A new video from Deka Ironwork Simulations is out featuring their upcoming DCS: JF-17 module with this latest video focused on defensive systems and the datalink. We’ve also got another screenshot of the exterior texture work on the JF-17. Advanced defensive systems The JF-17 features a variety of defensive systems and it appears that the…

Basic navigation for DCS: F-16C is the next video in academic series

The videos for the DCS: F-16C are coming fast and furious now with multiple short videos detailing some of the different capabilities of the F-16. The latest focuses on basic navigation functions. Getting from A to B For all of the wiz-bang that a 4th gen multi-role fighter like the F-16 offers, there are other…

DCS: F-16C academic series covers gun strafe and rockets

Matt Wagner is cranking out new videos for the forthcoming DCS: F-16C with the latest focused on the gun strafe and rockets. Getting prepared While these are less sophisticated means of attacking targets, its still part of the F-16’s repertoire and its all part of getting prepared to fly the F-16C for the first time…