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…

New F-16C academic video covers taxi and takeoff

The next DCS: F-16C academic video is out and this time Eagle Dynamics’ Matt Wagner walks us through the taxi and takeoff method. It’s a short but cool video and if you’re hoping to fly the F-16 this autumn, this and videos like it will be an essential part of your training for the jet….

RAZBAM’s AV-8B CCIP changes explained

Things have been a little quiet on the RAZBAM front recently but updates to their currently released modules have been trickling out and a video that came out today explains some of the changes to how the AV-8B’s CCIP works and explains the new features. Enhanced attack abilities There are changes and some updated functionality…

DCS: F/A-18C first training video for Datalink

The power of a fourth gen fighter jet is becoming much clearer to me with the latest feature for the DCS: F/A-18C coming later this week. I am speaking of the Hornet’s Datalink features through the Link16 standard. The latest training video from Matt Wagner goes in-depth on just some of the features for Datalink…

Get the most out of the P-47D-28 in IL-2

In recent days the new P-47D-28 has been, in my opinion, unfairly maligned for being “slow” and I’ve seen comments about it not being fast enough or not reaching its modeled speeds. I’m not entirely sure but I think a good portion of this is because the P-47 is one of the more complex aircraft…

Tactical Air War video tutorial for IL-2’s competitive multiplayer

Tactical Air War is one of the IL-2: Great Battle’s most popular multiplayer server featuring regular campaigns stretching through a good portion of World War II as depicted by the series so far. To help get you started, regular IL-2 YouTuber DerSheriff has put together a video tutorial to get you started. One of the…

VFR landing tutorial for DCS: F/A-18

Over the weekend DCS World had a small update with the DCS: F/A-18 tutorial series continuing on with new installements – this time with Matt Wagner demonstrating the technique for VFR (visual flight rules) landings. More technique than systems Because of my focus on WWI and WWII aircraft primarily and modern types second, I’ve learned…

DCS: F/A-18C Hornet start-up video released

It’s been a couple of months since the previous episodes of the DCS F/A-18C Hornet were released and we’ve been waiting for episode 3 to release. It took a while today Matt Wagner’s tutorial on how to start up the DCS’ F/A-18C Hornet is out and ready to watch. Preflight, startup, taxi and takeoff This…