PC Pilot - Jul-Aug 2016

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Dovetail Games Flight School

A2A Simulations T-6 Texan

Orbx Sandane

Aerosoft Alta X


Carenado F406 Caravan II

Orbx Pago Pago


PMDG’s Queen of the Skies II
With the airliner simming community eagerly awaiting the arrival of the new Boeing 747-400 Queen of The Skies II package, Jane Whittaker interviews PMDG’s CEO, Robert Randazzo, about this highly anticipated release.

Challenging Airports
In this second part of our twopart series on Port Stanley Airfield in the Falkland Islands, we examine the challenging conditions the counter-attacking British forces were faced with.

Virtual Airlines
This issue, we take a look at Pacific Airways: a ‘Small hometown’ virtual airline.

Thrustmaster’s 25th Anniversary
In this special PC Pilot report, Richard Benedikz travelled to the Big Apple to attend Thrustmaster’s 25th anniversary celebration event.


Airliners – A Flight Sim Pilot’s Guide
In this issue we continue our series of tutorials for the Majestic Dash 8 with a short flight from our simulated home base at Southampton to Manchester.

Aviation Rules Of Thumb
Peter Stark provides useful hints and tips to help you fly more accurately and make better sense of your environment.

DCS MiG-21bis – Graduation Exercise (GradEx)
In this final issue featuring the DCS: MiG-21bis, we put all of the things we’ve learned in the previous tutorials to the test in a graduation exercise: the GradEx.

Flight Adventure
In the flight adventure for this issue we fly an airliner the entire length of the Caribbean! Departing from Trinidad Airport we head northwest before reaching the US and landing at Orlando Airport in Florida.

Cockpit Building
In this issue, Jessica gets to grips with her new CNC machine and discovers that the learning curve isn’t the only factor she has to consider…


Flight Sim Q
Richard Benedikz offers advice on a number of topics, including problems with installing add-ons, where to install your scenery and updating X-Plane 10.


Editor’s Letter


Cover CD