PC Pilot - May-Jun 2016

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Editor’s Letter


Cover CD



Just Flight DH.104 Dove/ Devon

Flight Factor 767-300ER Professional

Carenado C90 GTX King Air

Milviz F-100D Super Sabre


Just Flight’s Hawk T1 interview
We recently received word that Just Flight was working on a brand new Hawk T1, so we invited Development Manager Richard Slater to shed some light on this exciting release.

A2A Simulations interview
What does it take to produce an A2A Simulations product? To answer that question and much more besides, we invited its owner, Scott Gentile, to take part in an exclusive Q&A with PC Pilot.

Orbx Simulation Systems interview
In this interview with Orbx’s CEO, John Venema, we get an overview of the products his company produces, plus an insight into the thought and decision-making process involved in the production of its popular scenery add-ons.

Challenging Airports
In this, the first of a two part series, Chris Frishmuth examines the amazing feats of airmanship the pilots of both the Argentinian and British Air Forces demonstrated during the conflict over the Falkland Islands.

Virtual Airlines
For this issue of our series on virtual airlines, we take a look at Canadian Xpress: the Small Canadian VA that's big on choice.

Windows 10 – Is it worth upgrading?
Richard Benedikz takes a look at Windows 10 and asks, from a flight simulation perspective, is it worth upgrading?


Airliners – A Flight Sim Pilot’s Guide
Jane Whittaker demonstrates how to create a flight plan using the FMC (Flight Management Computer) of the Dash 8 Q-400.

A Flight Simmer’s Guide to the GPS
In this issue, Peter Stark continues to examine some advanced features of our default FSX/FSX: Steam Edition/Prepar3D GPS500 while on a practical flight in northern California.

DCS: MiG-21bis – Air to Ground Weapons Part 4
We wrap up our familiarisation with MiG-21 weaponry by practising with the SAB-100 illumination bomb and the precision attack capabilities of the Kh-66 Grom air-to-ground missile.

Flight Adventure
In the flight adventure for this edition, we take a journey across one of the most breathtaking landscapes in the world: the stunning panorama of Norway.

Cockpit Building
For this instalment of our cockpit building series, Jessica learns how to use a CNC machine.


Flight Sim Q
Richard Benedikz covers a range of topics which includes the loss of audio, upgrading your PC and graphics card and printing a Navigation log.