Articles with tag 'Review'

Review: VIRPIL VPC MongoosT-50CM3 Throttle

Review: VIRPIL VPC MongoosT-50CM3 Throttle

After taking a look at one of their joystick bases and grips, it’s time we move on to do some power management.

Review: Cowan Simulation 500E for X-Plane

Review: Cowan Simulation 500E for X-Plane

The MD500 is a very popular helicopter and known by many as a sort of a “sportscar of helicopters”. Ascending star developer Joshua Cowan released his 500E for X-Plane and real world 500 pilot, Nick Bates tells us everything we need to know about this initial release.

Review: VIRPIL VPC MongoosT-50CM2 Grip with 200mm Flightstick Extension

Review: VIRPIL VPC MongoosT-50CM2 Grip with 200mm Flightstick Extension

VIRPIL sells their joysticks a bit differently from other manufacturers and you’ll have to select a base and the grip. But you can also add an extension to it, which may help you.

Review: VIRPIL VPC MongoosT-50CM2 Base

Review: VIRPIL VPC MongoosT-50CM2 Base

This article starts a series of reviews I will be doing about the VIRPIL controls. From a joystick base, to the grip, throttle, pedals and mounts to one of their latest developments: the control panel. Let’s start with the bases (no pun intended).

Kiowa Pilot reviews the DCS Gazelle

Kiowa Pilot reviews the DCS Gazelle

When in doubt, ask the folks with real experience.

Review: VSKYLABS R44 for X-Plane

Review: VSKYLABS R44 for X-Plane

After the R66, VSKYLABS released the second Robinson they proposed themselves to bring into Laminar Research’s sim. After a rocky start, Nick Bates is finally ready to let us know everything about this bird.

Review: Skytitude X-OilRigs for X-Plane

Review: Skytitude X-OilRigs for X-Plane

If offshore operations are your thing and you’d like oil rigs to look a bit better, this may be the addon you’re looking for.

Review: revisiting the DreamFoil Creations S300CBi for X-Plane 11

Review: revisiting the DreamFoil Creations S300CBi for X-Plane 11

Back in 2016, Joe Hudson took a look at the S300 for X-Plane 10 from DreamFoil Creations. Four years later, he decided to revisit the model as it was updated to X-Plane’s latest version.

Review: X-CPL-Pilot for X-Plane

Review: X-CPL-Pilot for X-Plane

As virtual pilots, we are always looking for something to do in our sims. While military sims usually offer missions and goals, civilian sims don’t normally offer a structured way of flying. X-CPL-Pilot is set to help us solve that.

Review: XPRealistic Pro 2

Review: XPRealistic Pro 2

The tool that promises increased realism and immersion of X-Plane is back with a new version. But how does it handle helicopters?

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