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The “cloud” update: DCS world 2.7

The “cloud” update: DCS world 2.7

Version 2.7 of DCS World may not be a big helicopter-related update but the sheer fact that the new cloud system is out it’s news on its own. And boy, it was worth the wait.
Airbus H135 Helicopter Project for MSFS: 1 month later

Airbus H135 Helicopter Project for MSFS: 1 month later

A month after trying the H135 for MSFS, I decided to pick it up and let you know, again, my thoughts on it.
Virtual Air Ambulance Service

Virtual Air Ambulance Service

This new community embraces the world of air ambulances in sims and it’s looking for new pilots.
Do your thing, Microsoft. Developers are paving the way.

Do your thing, Microsoft. Developers are paving the way.

As we wait for Microsoft Flight Simulator to bring us helicopters, some developers are already thinking ahead and getting their scenery packs ready for the rotor-wings to be supported by the sim.
Microsoft Flight Simulator: the road ahead

Microsoft Flight Simulator: the road ahead

Microsoft Flight Simulator is almost out and, while most of the community is thrilled about it, some voices still raise against it. And I just don’t get it. Or perhaps they don’t get it.
G.G.S. Helicopters offers a complete experience in the FS Economy universe

G.G.S. Helicopters offers a complete experience in the FS Economy universe

The group offers a big set of fixed-bases (FBOs) in the US, a nice fleet and amazing scenery.
Prepar3D v5 is coming and what does that mean for helicopters?

Prepar3D v5 is coming and what does that mean for helicopters?

A new version of Prepar3D is coming and the helicopter flight simulation community is asking the obvious: what’s in it for us?
Simming on a browser: Geo-FS

Simming on a browser: Geo-FS

As weird as it seems, there is a flight simulator that works on the browser. And no, it’s not Google Earth. It’s something else, developed by a single person.
Is helicopter flight simulation the epitome of VR use?

Is helicopter flight simulation the epitome of VR use?

Nothing beats taking up the virtual skies in Virtual Reality. But the sensation of doing it in a helicopter? Unbelievable.
How does Microsoft Flight Simulator streaming work?

How does Microsoft Flight Simulator streaming work?

In order to provide a much realistic and high-quality world, Microsoft will start streaming data to our computers. This has been confusing some simmers.

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