PC Pilot - Mar/April 2018

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Regulars

Editorial

News

Downloads

Letters

FS Q&A

Reviews

DCS: AV-8B Night Attack V/STOL

OctopusG’s Antonov AN-2

IPACS’ Aerofly FS 2

BlueSky FS’ Curtiss P-40F Warhawk

Aerosoft’s London Heathrow professional

Orbx Simulations’ NZWR Whangarei Airport

MilViz’s FG-1D Corsair

Aerosoft’s Gibraltar professional

MilViz’s DHC-3 Otter

Interviews

Rotate
Rotate is a third-party developer which released its first payware add-on for X-Plane in 2015. We took the opportunity to speak to one of its founders, Alfredo Torrado, to find out more about the company and their plans for the future.

Team Fusion
With the recent release of Team Fusion’s IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover BLITZ Edition on Steam, we thought it would be a good time to get some background information on this major project.

Features

Challenging Airports: Valdez, Alaska (PAVD)
Flying MilViz’s DHC-3 Otter, we take a look at Valdez, a small fishing town in southern Alaska that features a major oil export terminal, diverse wildlife, glaciers and world-class backcountry skiing.

Virtual Airlines: Olympic Air Virtual
This issue, Jessica Bannister-Pearce takes a look at Olympic Air Virtual – the virtual version of Greece’s most famous airline.

Hardware

Chillblast’s Fusion Hurricane 6
For those who have hardware that is beginning to fall behind on the drag curve it might be a good time to look at upgrading your computers. So, if you're thinking of your PC, this review will prove useful.

Tutorials

Airliner Simulation: Part 4 - Pushing back
In the previous tutorial we completed the cockpit preparation and programmed the CDU with the route and performance data. Next, we take a look at the take-off procedure.

GA Back to Basics: When things don’t go to plan
As a pilot you have to cope with whatever Mother Nature and bad luck throw at you. But sometimes things don’t go to plan and we need to know how to improve our chances of a good outcome…

Flight Adventure: Flying the MilViz de Havilland DHC-3 Otter
In this issue, we complement Chris Frishmuth’s review of the MilViz DHC-3 Otter by also taking this aircraft for a bush pilot wilderness flight adventure through the Copper River region of Alaska.