PC Pilot - July/August 2014

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Editor’s Letter
Cover CD


Just Flight DC-8
Carenado Phenom 100
ORBX Northern California
FS2Crew Q400 Voice Control
Alabeo C195 Businessliner
Aerosoft Dublin Airport
Khamsin B-25 Mitchell
Book Reviews


Leatherneck Simulations interview
An exclusive interview with the team behind the upcoming DCS: MiG-21.

Diary Of A Flight Simmer
Aimee Sanjari of Flight1 tackles her first experience of airliner simming.

Peter Wright tries his hand at Boeing 737 training, samples a combined flight tracker and chart viewer before finally taking to the air in a multiplayer combat simulation!

Challenging Airports
Chris Frishmuth takes us to Sion in Switzerland to one of the world’s most notorious alpine airports.

VATSIM Conference
Jessica Bannister-Pearce reports from this year’s VATSIM conference for online pilots and controllers.

Flight Adventure
A flight across northern California takes us from San Francisco Bay to the Yosemite National Park.


Jet Airliners – A Flight Sim Pilot’s Guide
Jane Whittaker continues discussion of the Boeing 777 explaining the art of constructing FMC flight plans.

A Beginner’s Guide to X-Plane
Richard Benedikz offers a guide to the all important optimisation of frame rates within X-Plane.

GA Tutorial –The ILS Approach
Peter Stark takes us down the glideslope with a discussion of ILS approaches.

Air Combat Simulation
Derek Davis offers advice on appropriate hardware and the wide choice of simulations available to combat simmers.


Wired2Fire PC Systems
We compare two PC systems from Wired2Fire: the entry level Sim X1000 and the hi-spec Sim X3000.


Flight Sim Q
We answer a range of queries, from memory issues in FSX, to disappearing menus and VFR landmarks for the UK.