Flight Simulator World Update 6 is here… if you can download it

World Update 6 for Microsoft Flight Simulator has released and it brings with it an upgraded Germany, Austria and Switzerland as well as a series of updates aimed at the core of the flight sim. There are, unfortunately, some more issues to confront during the update process. So… let’s have a look at the good,…

Team Fusion provides VR updates on IL-2 Blitz and Tobruk

Pilots familiar with IL-2: Sturmovik – Cliffs of Dover and Desert Wings – Tobruk will know that VR has been a long requested feature. Now we’re starting to see some direct progress in relation to it as the Team Fusion Simulations group works to upgrade some cockpits to support VR. Let’s have a look! Cockpit…

RAZBAM shows Bo 105 updates

The story of the Bo 105 helicopter for DCS World is a long one. Images and even video has been shown off at various points over the last several years and it has once again resurfaced with some new images. Let’s check in and see how it looks. New images, few details New images of…

Heatblur talks Bounce, Burble and Orbits with DCS: F-14

DCS World third party developer Heatblur posted an update today talking about some updates that have come out with today’s open beta patch for the DCS: F-14. The headline? Bounce, Burble and Orbits! Let’s learn what that is all about. Bounce? Burble? Orbit? So what is Heatblur talking about and what have they added to…

DCS: Mirage 2000C update shows new features

The DCS: M-2000C module was one of the first third party jet fighters to arrive in DCS World and it’s been through a lot of updates over the years. It’s going to be going through a few more and we have some new insights on what is planned by the RAZBAM team for the future….

FlyingIron releases substantial 1.0.2 Spitfire IX update for MSFS

Fans of flying warbirds in Microsoft Flight Simulator should take note as FlyingIron Simulations has updated their Spitfire IX to version 1.0.2. Here’s what you can expect with the new update. Substantial updates When I wrote substantial in the headline, I meant it. There’s some significant under the hood reworking going on to make the…

New Stormbirds Patreon tier

A few of you have asked me about creating a $1 support tier for the blog and I’ve listened, done some research and thought about what benefits the $3-tier should receive. As a result, I’m making a few changes to my Patreon supporter tier structure and I wanted to talk a little about it. Two…

MSFS patch to fix performance woes, dev update shows road ahead

A new patch version is out for Microsoft Flight Simulator and it’s aimed primarily at fixing some of the performance woes that many sim pilots have been experiencing since Sim Update 3. We’ve also seen the latest developer update which has slightly revised roadmap details and gives a slightly better picture of what’s on the…

IndiaFoxTecho updates T-45C for MSFS

Fans of the T-45C Goshawk, the recently released jet trainer for Microsoft Flight Simulator, should take note and make sure they update their aircraft to version 1.10 of the aircraft as it features some significant updates to the aircraft. Here’s what IndiaFoxTecho has updated and what you may want to pay close attention to. Some…

UK & Ireland World Update for MSFS is out!

The day has arrived for the long awaited World Update 3 with a focus on the United Kingdom and Ireland. The world update comes together with a significant patch for the series with plenty of fixes for terrain, aircraft, VR and more. Patch overview The highlight of the new patch is the optional World Update…