PC Pilot September/October Issue - OUT NOW

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Rise of Flight - A new phase begins!
777 Studios, developer of Rise of Flight, has recently released two major updates for this popular World War I flight sim. These improvements and additional features relate not only to technical aspects, such as the graphics engine, but also to the 'gameplay' elements - with the introduction of two new aircraft and a new dynamic career module.

Flight Sim Flight Test: The DHC-2 Beaver

The Beaver remains the most successful aircraft ever designed and produced in Canada. Having flown the real thing, Dave Unwin assesses Aerosoft's virtual rendition.

Challenging Airports - Lukla
As far as airports are concerned, you would be hard pressed to find one with as many challenges as those presented by the airport that serves as the doorway to the highest mountain on earth: the Mount Everest region's Tenzing-Hillary Airport, otherwise known as Lukla.


Flight Simulator - A Beginner's Guide
Our Beginner's Guide for this edition focuses on the thorny issues of computer crashes, backing up and reinstalling files.

Jet Airliners - A Flight Sim Pilot's Guide

In this instalment of our series on flying Concorde, Jane Whittaker continues the flight across the Atlantic, and lands at The Big Apple - New York.

Flying Helicopters

In this, the second part of our introduction to rotary-wing flying, Peter Stark continues to look at the basic manoeuvres required to start on the road to helicopter heaven and examines just why they sometimes cause problems for unsuspecting pilots.

Flight Sim Adventure - New Zealand
Your pilot for this issue's Flight Adventure is Peter Stark. Peter explores the 'land of the long white cloud': Aotearoa, better known as New Zealand - one of the most spectacular countries in the world!

Hints & Tips
IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover
Cliffs of Dover, reviewed in issue 74, is graphically a highly detailed sim. With that in mind, Peter Wright has written a fascinating piece on optimizing performance in Cliffs of Dover. If you own CoD, this is a must-read!

Flight Sim Q&A

In this edition of Flight Sim Q&A, Tony Radmilovich offers advice on ATC issues, Multiplayer flying, migrating from FS2004 to FSX and resolving those irritating graphic anomalies.

and much more!

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