PC Pilot - September/October 2008

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Reviews -
Hawk (Skysim)
757 Captain (Captain Sim)
de Havilland Mosquito (Just Flight)
Hughes H-1B Racer (Aerosoft)
Avenger (MAAM Sim)
The Early Years of Flight (First Class Simulation)
WWI Fighters (First Class Simulation)
Ultimate Terrain X (Flight 1)
VFR Airfields - (Horizon Simulation)
HotSeat Chassis
Thrustmaster HOTAS Cougar

Regulars -
Editor's Letter
Comms
News
Cover CD
Downloads
Tutorial

Features -
Scenery Creation in FSX
Welcome to part two of our FSX scenery creation series in which we will add to the work done so far to FSX. We look at some common problems and show you how to fix them.

Air Combat Simulation Tutorial
For this issue of our combat simulation series we offer some hints and tips on how to fly and fight in the 'Cadillac of the Skies' - the P-51 Mustang!

Beginner's Guide to Flight Simulator
In this instalment of The Beginners' Guide, we will look at some concepts and offer some tips that should make your virtual flights easier and hopefully make you a better pilot as well.

A Flight Sim Pilot's Guide to Jet Airliners
In this issue we discuss one of the most complex aspects of the Boeing 747-400 - its unique fuel system.

GA Flight Sim Training - Stage 2, Lesson 1
We start stage two of our GA training by expanding your understanding of navigation, light aircraft engine and airframe performance, using maps, charts and radio navigation aids, meteorology and some step-by-step navigation training flights.

The HotSeat Chassis
Here at PC Pilot, we are always on the lookout for interesting hardware to enhance our simming experience. We're pleased to say we've found one that fits the bill - The HotSeat Chassis.

Digital Combat Simulator: Black Shark
DCS: Black Shark models the Russian Ka-50 attack helicopter in excruciating detail and promises to be something special! Chris Frishmuth gives us a preview of this highly anticipated helicopter sim.

Thrustmaster's HOTAS Cougar
We reviewed Thrustmaster's HOTAS (Hands-On-Throttle-And-Stick) Cougar back in issue 17 - but that was six years ago! So we decided to revisit this weighty throttle and stick 'combo' to see how Thrustmaster's flagship controller compares with other products in the market today!