Articles with tag 'VR'

EASA certifies VRM Switzerland’s VR training system for pilot training, using Aerofly FS2

EASA certifies VRM Switzerland’s VR training system for pilot training, using Aerofly FS2

In a world premiere, VRM Switzerland gets to be the first company ever to certify a device that can now be used in the training of helicopter pilots.

Cowan Simulation B222 update for X-Plane brings rain to VR, also in Vulkan

Cowan Simulation B222 update for X-Plane brings rain to VR, also in Vulkan

If you are a fan of the Cowan Simulation B222 (and, let’s be honest, if you own it, you have to be a fan of Joshua Cowan’s amazing work) and you are also a VR user, rejoice. Flying in the rain just became that much scary.

SimVRLabs AirSpray for X-Plane 11 released

SimVRLabs AirSpray for X-Plane 11 released

The new plugin allows you to do several kinds of missions on X-Plane and it’s compatible with most airplanes and helicopters.

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.

Dusty Diamantina - a fun VR-only helicopter game

Dusty Diamantina - a fun VR-only helicopter game

It’s not a full-fledged sim, but Dusty Diamantina is a lot of fun – and a potential gateway to get your kids interested in helicopters.

Preview: Cockpitworks VRCP-D

Preview: Cockpitworks VRCP-D

If there’s a genre in which VR shines, we have to agree that flight simulation is the one but managing so many buttons, knobs and switches can be a pain. Enter the Virtual Reality Panel Companion - Digital or VRCP-D.

CH-53E Super Stallion under development for X-Plane

CH-53E Super Stallion under development for X-Plane

VRibeiro X-Design started working on the Super Stallion and they have shared a few screenshots of the model in X-Plane.

Using Stream Deck in VR, using the DF B407 as an example

Using Stream Deck in VR, using the DF B407 as an example

Elgato’s Stream Deck is a handy tool if you are a streamer/content creator. Our reader Rob Roy has taken it a step forward and started using it in VR.

5 tips (and a few extra) to fight motion sickness in VR

5 tips (and a few extra) to fight motion sickness in VR

Virtual Reality is a true game-changer in flight simulation, but a few users still struggle with getting used to it.

Realistic flight models: the VRS myth

Realistic flight models: the VRS myth

When talking about a new helicopter, the question usually pops up quite often: does it simulate Vortex Ring State (VRS)? Well… Does it matter?

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