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Viggen: Lightening(And Thunder) Strikes Twice.

Viggen: Lightening(And Thunder) Strikes Twice.

When Eagle Dynamics released it’s DCS; A-10C Warthog, on April 22, 2011, it was their 1st fixed-wing, high fidelity, mouse clickable cockpit offering..     It has been said, falsely I might add, that lightening, (along with the attendant ‘thunder’ doesn’t strike twice in the same place. Who, you might ask, said that? The short answer of course, […]

Belsimtek confirms the end of Mi-8 Development

Belsimtek published a new video showcasing the completed Mi-8. The videos pack a lot of punch since the Mi-8 finally receive side and rear Machine guns. Release will also include the long awaited flight manual, along with some new cargos items. The release date has not been confirmed, but …. it’s Friday.  And ED release patches […]

Hornet: Waiting To Get The “Bug”

Hornet: Waiting To Get The “Bug”

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Well, guys, it’s been ‘two weeks’ since the DCS: F-5E Tiger II came out it and has moved into ‘highly favored’ status in my module ‘hanger’. It’s is fun in the extreme to fly around in, and it’s fairly competent as a ground attack platform (with practice, of course) but in air to air, it’s […]

Belsimtek Strikes Back : DCS F-5E

Belsimtek Strikes Back : DCS F-5E

Belsimtek has recently released their fifth DCS module in early access form, the classic fighter F-5E. It is the little roadster sportscar of fighter jets for many: It is small, pilot friendly, and very agile. The F-5 has served many nations as a combat aircraft, and still serves many in various upgraded, or even vanilla forms. […]

F-5E: “Skoshi Tiger Legacy”

F-5E: “Skoshi Tiger Legacy”

                                                                                                                                                                In the early 1950s, military planners were wrestling with the challenges associated with trying to adapt from a projected strategy of an all out nuclear war against masses of Soviet bombers and their fighter escorts speeding towards the Continental United States, in, response the U.S. air forces, launching hundreds, fast high altitude interceptors, some , like the […]

Belsimtek DCS : F5E manual preview

Belsimtek DCS : F5E manual preview

Belsimtek has published an early version of their Quick Start Guide and Flight Manual. Both are available in English and Russian. The manual has 293 pages to keep you busy while waiting for the plane, scheduled for release later in the summer. If you find any mistakes, don’t hesitate to drop a comment, we’ll forward […]

DCS 1.5.4 Open Beta released !

DCS 1.5.4 Open Beta released !

Eagle Dynamics has published a new major patch.  1.5.4 introduces many new things, including a reworked multiplayer system and the SA-342L Canon/Rocket equiped Gazelle. A fresh new Mig-29 model is now in the game as well. Mission Editor also get a lift with a new texture preview windows, season are now automatically dependent on dates. […]

Russian Knights Tragedy: Elite Fighter Pilot Killed

Russian Knights Tragedy: Elite Fighter Pilot Killed

  A member of the Russian Knights , the elite Russian Aerobatic Demonstration Team was killed on Thursday, June 9 , near Moscow,when his Sukhoi SU-27P fighter-jet, Knight 6, crashed due to an as yet, unspecified mechanical problem. The aircraft went down in a nearby wooded area, with the pilot, who could not eject from his […]