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Archive for December, 2014

AVIATOR90: Now That’s What I Call Flying Circles

We continue looking at basic maneuvers with Point Turns. The “point” is to look out your side window and pick a visual landmark to circle around in a smooth manner: compensating for wind, continually adjusting bank angle, and maintaining altitude all while keeping your eyes off your instruments. Chris Palmer from Angle of Attack takes […]

AVIATOR90: S-Turns In The Sky

It’s time to start learning some basic maneuvers.  In today’s episode Chris Palmer from Angle of Attack demonstrates S-Turns, or Snake Turns. For this exercise he picks a long, straight road to use as reference as he alternates left and right turns, always crossing the road perpendicularly and always while maintaining altitude. He’ll also show how […]

Elite: Dangerous Launches December 16!

Finally, the wait is almost over. The fourth and best chapter in the venerable Elite series releases on December 16th worldwide and is available for pre-order right here. Explore, trade, mine, and dogfight in a 1:1 simulation of the Milky Way. The choice is yours!

SKY SESSIONS: Over G Fighters

Andrew Stevens from Fanbolt.com periodically shares his Twitch series “Sky Sessions” with Saitek.  In this week’s Sky Sessions I take a look at one of my favorite flight games on the Xbox 360. In fact, there isn’t another aviation related game that I’ve played more than Over G Fighters.