Time to move on Apr21

Time to move on

Time to move on, Hi all, It’s time to move on. FlightSimCommunity | news portal will stop bringing you flightsim news. Thanks to the crew Navman, Manni, Jori who helped get their part of  the flightsim community represented at FlightSimCommunity | news portal. It was fun working with you guys. Thank you to all the developers. It was a blast. Thank you for the trust and great projects we did. We here at FSC wish you all the best for the future. And of course thank you to all our readers and supporters. I will be focusing on other projects related to flight simulation. FlightSimCommunity | news portal will stay up for a few more weeks, so...

Virtual Black Diamond Jet Team Mar21

Virtual Black Diamon...

Virtual Black Diamond Jet Team, Hello, It’s Brandon “Viper” Walker from the Virtual Black Diamond Jet Team. I bring you all an update on the teams current activities. The team is going great! We have new members for our 2014 show season. The current members on the team are....

Cloud-Flyer Mar07

Cloud-Flyer

Cloud-Flyer; A name much heard in the flightsim community is that of Doc Holloway. Doc has started a Kickstarter project to get a revamped version of his motion flight simulator Cloud-Flyer into higher gear. From the Kickstarter project page: If you love flying, but can’t for health,...

F/A-18E

F/A-18E by Coretex Designs;   Coretex Designs, the F/A-18E builders for DCS: World have posted an update on their development. Some great news.   In the past three months we’ve made some great progress throughout our development. Below you will find some of our development...

beczl left Mig-21Bis Feb27

beczl left Mig-21Bis

beczl left DCS: Mig-21Bis; It was a long wait, much speculation was going on as of why and when, but the word is out. Out by a new initiative called “Leatherneck Simulations”. Nicholas Dackard is the new voice. He explains; Dear DCS Community, First of all, a massive thank you for...

Hanriot HD.1

Hanriot HD.1;   A lot of news in the Rise of Flight newsletter. For sure a teaser to get back into gear. Dear Pilots, The winter is passing us and it’s time to recall a couple recent events in the Rise of Flight world. First of all, let us remind you about the Gladiators 4×4...

update – operation tuckstonia Feb18

update – opera...

Operation Tuckstonia; We got an update from gregzagk on the Tuckstonia DCS campaign. Read below. The teams’ composition so far is as follows: BLUE SIDE : mwd2 / ike / Chakal /delta9856 / SHaDoW STeP BG / / TurboHog / pirate010 / IAF vSquadron / HiJack / 373vFS ( F46,chrico,Daredevil...

IQT Class 14-11 Feb15

IQT Class 14-11

IQT Class 14-11;   In getting combat ready in FalconBMS again, I have been testing and viewing loads of documents, video’s and programs. Keeping an eye on 1st Virtual Fighter Wing I saw they had a graduate video out for IQT class 14-11.  Need some inspiration to get back into...

Mirage 2000C testing started Feb10

Mirage 2000C testing...

Mirage 2000C testing started; Good news for the DCS Mirage lovers out there. RAZBAM started with their DCS Mirage 2000C  development. The model created by Metal2Mesh for FSX will be the base for the DCS: World development. The model was imported into DCS for the coders to start working on the...

Operation Tuckstonia Feb10

Operation Tuckstonia

Operation Tuckstonia;   Operation ”Tuckstonia” is our new online PvP campaign for DCS World. MISSION DESIGN : [82nd]Ghost0815 Powered by : 373vFS ”Phoenix” INFO -The campaign includes all DCS modules except P-51’s. -Missions should take place normally on...

myFlightDirector Feb10

myFlightDirector

myFlightDirector; myFlightDirector is a guy just mad with video, flightsimulation and a skill to merge it all into an attractive website, tutorials, flightsimulator movies and more. Recently he started a tutorial series on using the video editor program Vegas Basic. Yesterday he published...

Black Mamba sold out Feb05

Black Mamba sold out

Black Mamba sold out; VKB FSC Europe, the Russian stick builders have posted news on their stick series. This time on the Black Mamba.   Dear all, All Black Mamba joysticks are sold out. The next batch of joysticks will be available again in Q2 2014. If you are interested in the...

WWII: 1944 update

Friday Development Update – January 31, 2014 Hello folks, A few things for today’s update. First of all, it’s a bit cold in Moscow right now. Catching a LAX-MOW flight is always fun in winter, especially in late January – early February. Board the plane in balmy LA with +82 F outside...

update

Update; We have not had an update on all that Metal2Mesh does for FSX, X-Plane and soon DCS. There is a lot going on. The Facebook environment gets almost daily updates. Current is the [FSX] Mirage 2000. Great screenshots on the various skins and development status pass. See below.   On...

Europe 1944 update

Europe 1944 update; Good evening gentlemen! We are finally getting back to business after the long Russian holidays. As I mentioned in my last update, most of the team members were off from December 31st to January 10th, and the calendar being what it is, most did not get back to work until...

Typhoon update Jan12

Typhoon update

Typhoon update;   Ells228 from 3rd party developer VEAO [Virtual European Air Operations] has posted some very nice status pictures on the Typhoon they are developing for DCS World. Soon we will have more details on VEAO projects and status.      ...

LLTM2014 tickets Dec29

LLTM2014 tickets

LLTM2014 tickets; Although there have been some rough years for the LowLand Tiger Meet flight simulation event, LLTM2014 is underway. The event is back. Next stop, WZZRD games café, Enschede, The Netherlands. After two years of absence the event it is back on track. From 2005 the LLTM event...

FSC board Dec29

FSC board

FSC board; FlightSimCommunity has been around for a bit more than a year now. It is valued for the news it brings. But many have requested it to do more and become a community, a gathering point for flightsimmers. Although this was not an initial effort the FSC crew wanted to do, we have...

Merry Christmas Dec24

Merry Christmas

From all here at FlightSimCommunity, Merry Christmas and the best wishes for 2014....

Future projects Dec21

Future projects

Future projects; Great things coming from the 3rd party developers for DCS World. Belsimtek have added to their project list. I just wish they would not call it games, but simulators. Company BelSimTek was founded in 2011. BelSimTek is the Belarusian Engineering Innovative company that uses...

Open Beta 1.2.7 Dec19

Open Beta 1.2.7

DCS World Open Beta Wednesday, 18 December 2013 We will first release DCS 1.2.7 as an Open Beta using a web installer. This open beta install will be complete version that resides in parallel to your release DCS World (1.2.6) install and have separate configuration files located in Saved...

Newsletter

Newsletter; Dear Friends! After a long break between updates we present you a new WWI era aircraft. This time it is Sopwith Strutter 1 1/2. Of course it was the age of brilliant machinery masterpieces: some of them have already received a virtual copy in the game, others still remain as ideas...

VFAT2013 Nov24

VFAT2013

VFAT2013; VFAT2013 the Virtual Festival of Aerobatic Teams is held from 06 – 08 December 2013. Besides the demonstration of the various teams there will be two air races. The first on Friday as a time trail race. And on Saturday one similar to the National Air Race Course in Reno. These...

29 million

29 million, It is getting a monthly item when reporting on the progress Star Citizen is making. This month the 29 million dollar barrier has been broken. You’ve picked up a lot of bombers… and used them to blow another stretch goal out of the water! This time I want to offer a special thank...

early access live

Early access live; Great news from the IL-2 Battle of Stalingrad forum. Get it while it is hot.   Dear pilots!   Early access is now open for Premium Edition owners! It’s hard to tell how great this day is for the project and how excited we are about it. We have successfully...

DCS: F/A-18E

DCS: F/A-18E, Coretex Designs released a video last week which was retracted from the media. On their Facebook we can read: We have listened to the majority of the community, and have decided to remove our most recent video, “To The Carrier – DCS: F/A-18E.” Our next update...

Alpha Access

Alpha access; Early acces for the alpha testers on IL-2 Sturmovik; Battle of Stalingrad is approaching soon. Looks like next weekend the fans can have their first go at the new beats. Read LOFT’s blog to get all the details on the test road ahead. Interesting stuff and quite a task at...

FS Weekend Aviodrome Nov01

FS Weekend Aviodrome

FS Weekend Aviodrome; On November 2nd and 3rd, 2013, there’s another huge Flight Simulator event in the Netherlands. No, not just an event, it’s the largest International Flight Simulator event in the world. As always, this Flight Simulator weekend is held in the Aviodrome,...

Streaming instructor

Streaming instructor; Looks like a long time wish of the Falcon BMS community is starting to become a reality, your instructor being able to see what you are doing …… in the cockpit. GiGurra is working on perfecting the tool he calls “BMS Instructor mod” and asks...

KDC-10 RNLAF skin

KDC-10 RNLAF skin; Scuby has completed his skin for the Falcon BMS KDC-10 tanker.   SKIN RELEASE! Finally… You’ll find the download in the download section on this site: http://bit.ly/scubyflying (Click the picture to download) Hope you all like it! Have Fun! Thank you all...

Retaliator bomber

Relatiator bomber; The good news on the RSI Star Citizens project keeps coming. The project has reached the 22 million mark this week and more and more stretched goals are announced.  We saw two starships being revealed with one resembling a F-14 Tomcat. The project promises to be a serious...

dev blog 36

Dev blog 36; Again a great Developer Diary on Battle of Stalingrad. This one details the workings of the AI. And if you missed it. For all the early access buyers, vote for your unique Bf.109 F-4 skin on on their poll. And they also offer a beautiful new wallpaper.   Greetings Friends!  ...

SDK EDGE engine

SDK EDGE engine; You’ve asked for it. We’ve discussed it. Now we’re very happy to announce that we will be releasing the EDGE landscape engine SDK to Kickstarter backers. The SDK can be used to create new landscapes for the DCS WWII project. It’s an all-in-one tool...

Battle of Stalingrad...

Battle of Stalingrad early access; Get an early taste of IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad. The BOS website says the following on the matter; We invite you to become a participant in the development of BOS by placing a Pre-Order. By doing this, you will be the first to get access to the...

Europe 1944 update

Europe 1944 update; Good evening gentlemen!   We’re down to the wire! Just a few days left before this kickstarter ends.   I really hope we can energize the community enough not to just hit the 150K Me.262 stretch goal, but to get as close as we can to the 275K Southern England stretch...

DCS: F/A-18E update

DCS: F/A-18E update; First real development news from Coretex Designs after their extensive interview 11 months ago. This third party developer is working on the F/A-18E for DCS World. Many think it is not the best approach in keeping quite for so long, but finally the first closer details on...

DCS: Mi-8MTV2 preview Sep20

DCS: Mi-8MTV2 previe...

DCS: Mi-8MTV2 preview:   EinsteinEP on September 18, 2013 in Air Combat, Air Combat Previews Introduction A new DCS module is on the horizon for those that like to fly rotary aircraft: The Mi-8MTV2 Magnificent Eight. Before we talk about all the juicy bits, a few notes about the preview...

unofficial promo tra...

unofficial promo trailer; In support of their kickstarter project the old IL-2 Stumovik: Cliffs of Dover project team have published an unofficial promotional trailer for DCS WWII: 1944. A short unofficial promotional trailer for the recently launched Kickstarter Campaign that hopes to bring...

Autumn sale Sep19

Autumn sale

DCS AUTUMN SALE;   From 20 to 29 September 2013, Eagle Dynamics will have a 60% off Autumn sale for the following DCS products: DCS: Mi-8MTV2 Magnificent Eight, Pre-Purchase Beta. $49.99 now $19.99 DCS: UH-1H Huey, Pre-Purchase Beta. $49.99 now $19.99 Lock On: Flaming Cliffs 3. $49.99...

Steve Inwood Sep18

Steve Inwood

Steve Inwood; And yet again someone dear to the community has passed away. Steve Inwood from “Military Sound Systems”. Alex Ridge posted on it on the Avsim forum: Hi guys, As has been mentioned here, I am very sorry to inform you of the passing of Steve Inwood and wanted to say a...