PC Pilot

PC Pilot is Europe’s only English-language magazine dedicated solely to computer flight simulation. Each issue includes a free CD ROM, reviews of the latest simulation software, new stand-alone programmes or add-on aircraft, plus scenery and utility software for Microsoft’s Flight Simulator series and other commercial simulations. It also includes assessments of flight control hardware and articles dealing with technical PC issues aimed at both the beginner and the more experienced simulation flyer.

The World's Favourite Flight Simulation Magazine

Founded in 1999, PC Pilot was acquired by Key Publishing in 2005. PC Pilot brings sense and expert opinion to the exciting and often daunting world of flight simulation. Contributors include many real-world pilots and aviation professionals to ensure that what you read is as real as it gets!

Published bi-monthly, each issue of the magazine is packed with detailed news, advice, reviews, features and views on all aspects of flight simulation.

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Derek Davis

derek@pcpilot.net

Technical Editor

Richard Benedikz

richard.benedikz@keypublishing.com

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Lee Howson and Tom Bagley

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Debi McGowan

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Prepar3D v5

An exclusive interview with Lockheed Martin on Prepar3D v5

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Challenging Airports - Pasto, Colombia (SKPS)

Chris Frishmuth takes a look at Antonio Nariño Airport (a 5,951ft elevation airport) situated at the southern end of the Cordillera Central mountain range in Colombia.

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Microsoft Flight Simulator - Developer's Diary

Since our previous status report, Asobo Studios has released a series of updates on the ongoing development of Microsoft Flight Simulator.

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Cessna C208 Caravan Flight Adventure

In this issue, Peter Stark takes a close look at one of the most versatile workhorses in general aviation, the Cessna C208 Caravan and puts it through its paces in the Bahamas from the capital, Nassau.

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IPACS’ Lynx Mk7

A stunning freeware helicopter for Aerofly FS 2

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Nimbus’ UH-1 ‘Huey’

An iconic helicopter for X-Plane

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Orbx’s Key West International Airport (KEYW)

A stunning scenery area for X-Plane

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Aerofly’s Boeing 777

An interview with Jan Hanuschik from IPACS on the development of the platform’s newest aircraft.

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Carenado’s 560XL Citation

Cessna’s ‘rocketship’

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Back to Basics - Series 2, Lesson 11

New techniques for when things don’t go to plan.