Articles with tag 'Article'

A real pilot’s impressions of the AH-64D Apache for DCS (updated)

A real pilot’s impressions of the AH-64D Apache for DCS (updated)

I know what you’re thinking: these guys are only releasing this about the Apache NOW? Well, yes. Sometimes it’s better to way for the right man to do the right job, and do it the right way. Joe’s our man and he will let you know what HE thinks about the Apache for DCS.

Initial thoughts on X-Plane 12

Initial thoughts on X-Plane 12

By now, unless you live under a virtual rock, you should be aware that X-Plane 12 is out. So… Is it worth it?

X-Plane 12 helicopter list

X-Plane 12 helicopter list

With the release of X-Plane 12, it’s normal that you are trying to find out which helicopters work, and which are being updated for the sim. We hope this article helps you out a bit.

Virtual Air Ambulance Service: one year later

Virtual Air Ambulance Service: one year later

After a year of operations, VAAS founder and leader, Karl Hughes, goes through the numbers and highlights of the virtual organization.

Upgrading to the Pro Flight Trainer Puma X

Upgrading to the Pro Flight Trainer Puma X

Back in October 2021, Pro Flight Trainer released the 5th generation of their flagship control set, the Pro Flight Trainer Puma. Is the Puma X that much of an evolution over its older brother?

The crazy month of December 2021 –and a HAPPY 2022!

The crazy month of December 2021 –and a HAPPY 2022!

December is coming to an end and, with it, 2021 is shutting down. But, despite the hard year, for the helicopter flight simulation fans it ended with a blast. So, what happened in the crazy month of December 2021?

Flight Simulation Association is now hosting our quick guide about flying helicopters

Flight Simulation Association is now hosting our quick guide about flying helicopters

Not only do we have this written article, but we are also going to have a live webinar to help newcomers!

Raising immersion in DCS with Sensoryx VRfree

Raising immersion in DCS with Sensoryx VRfree

With VR, sims definitely became more immersive as they put us “inside the cockpit” but that immersion breaks once we start using devices such as a mouse to interact with buttons, knobs and other panel tidbits. So, we start dreaming of having our hands in the sim.

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.

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.