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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.

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.

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.

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.

Hands-on: Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 Global Preview Event

Hands-on: Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 Global Preview Event

Earlier this month, Microsoft did a Global Preview Event for media and flight simulation influencers where we could get our hands on a build.

Bringing the freeware Hughes 500D for X-Plane together

Bringing the freeware Hughes 500D for X-Plane together

The freeware Hughes 500D quickly became a favorite of the community. In such a way that other community members pitched in to make it even more interesting. But it can get confusing.