March/April 2018

Issue 114

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We have six videos for you this issue covering a wide variety of subjects.

DCS: AV-8B Night Attack V/STOL

The exciting DCS: AV-8B Harrier is currently available as ‘Early Access’ for DCS World, requiring DCS World version 1.5 or 2.2.

BlueSky FS’ P-40F Curtiss Warhawk

We interviewed BlueSky Flight Simulations’ in our previous issue about its first add-on for Dovetail’s Flight Sim World - the Curtiss P-40F Warhawk.

IPACS’ Aerofly FS 2

Now that IPACS’ Aerofly FS 2 is out of ‘Early Access’, we decided to give it a full appraisal starting on page 20.

MilViz FG-1D Corsair

We briefly covered MilViz’s FG-1D Corsair, designed exclusively for Prepar3D, in the news section of our previous issue.

IL-2 Sturmovik Cliffs of Dover: BLITZ

As we reported in our previous issue, Team Fusion (TF) was working on an extensive overhaul of IL-2 Sturmovik Cliffs of Dover: BLITZ.

MilViz DHC-3 Otter

In this issue we put the spotlight on a particular aircraft – the MilViz DHC-3 Otter.


RAZBAM AV-8B Night Attack V/STOL Tutorials

The following practice and training missions for the AV-8B were kindly supplied by avid simulator pilot, gamer and animator/3D artist, RedKite.

Bush Pilot Adventure

Flying the MilViz de Havilland DHC-3 Otter

Freeware Files
Once again we have a collection of high quality freeware files for you to enjoy. These aircraft, scenery and utilities easily compare with many commercial products but don’t forget, if you’ve enjoyed a particular file please let the author know. It’s their only payback! By the same token we’re always interested to hear from you if you’ve downloaded or designed a file that you think is worth sharing.

Although the authors of these files have very kindly given us their permission to include them on our website, they still remain the property and copyright of the authors. You are free to enjoy them for you own use but they must not in any circumstances be distributed, copied, uploaded to any other websites or disassembled in any way whatsoever.

Eurofighter Typhoon

With this issue we step aboard a modern jet fighter in the form of the sleek Eurofighter Typhoon.

VVCI - Hai Phong Airport

Hai Phong Airport also known as Cat Bi International Airport is located in northern Vietnam. It’s yet another airport designed by the Vietnamese Aviation group.

Qantas Boeing 787-9 V5L

Camil Valiquette is no stranger to this section of the magazine. He has created many fine aircraft in the past. In this issue we have his latest Boeing 787-9; a new jetliner in the Quantas livery. It includes CamSim’s own static displays and Animated Ground Servicing.

Bombardier CSeries CS100

Here we have a new passenger jet built from scratch by Hongming Zheng. It depicts the Bombardier CSeries CS100 aircraft and includes the liveries of Swiss HB-JBA, Test Aircraft FTV1 C-FBCS, and Delta Air Lines.

Dragon Peaks AFB (AW56), South Africa

AFB Dragon Peaks is a small airfield nestling between the hills on the slopes of the Northern Drakensberg of South Africa. It was designed by Kobus van Wyk and includes almost 100 hand-placed autogen buildings and more than 32,000 hand-placed autogen trees.

Little Navmap

This is a new release of Little Navmap, where the database can be updated by Navigraph. The author has also included a cycle 1707 base dataset in the download which was kindly granted by Navigraph.

Percival K2 Vega Gull

Keith Paine created this model of the Percival K2 Vega Gull. It’s a logical development of the Percival D3 Gull. The Vega Gull was enlarged to accommodate four people in a side-by-side arrangement.

Paris Le Bourget Airport

Paris Le Bourget Airport is located 12 kilometres southeast of Paris and is primarily used by business jets but can easily accommodate A380s or large cargo planes. Designed here by Dmitriy Kozyrev.

P-51H Mustang version 3

The ultimate version of the Mustang was the P-51H. It was the fastest variant to see service. It was also one of the fastest piston-engined fighters to enter production during World War Two. The fine aircraft presented here was designed by AF Scrub.

Screenshot Gallery
To help give our readers a better appreciation of the products reviewed in this issue, we have compiled the screenshots accompanying some of the articles into a series of galleries.

RAZBAM AV-8B Night Attack V/STOL

Antonov AN-2

Aerofly FS2

BlueSky FS’ Curtiss P-40F Warhawk

Orbx NZWR Whangarei

MilViz FG-1D Corsair

Aerosoft Gibraltar

MilViz DHC-3

Cliffs of Dover

ChillBlast Hurricane

PC Pilot Index

PC Pilot Article Index

Looking for a review on a particular product, feature or tutorial? Then look no further.

Virtual Airline Listing

Virtual Airline Listing

We have some interesting newcomers to our VA and flying club listing for you.

Installing Freeware

Installing Freeware

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