(Rob Newbold, an avid glider in the UK and longtime Saitek customer, was kind enough to provide us with an intro to FS gliding. He also created the RW gliding videos you see here.) Why gliding? Easy to start and difficult to master. If you talk to many pilots you will find they started […]
All has been prologue to this moment– getting on the runway and taking to the skies. In this week’s episode, Chris Palmer from Angle of Attack goes over the Lights-Camera-Action checklist, why you should never cross the Hold Short Lines until all clear (spoiler alert: a plane might land on you), and finally, how […]
Want to start flight simming but don’t know where to begin? We got you covered!
We’re past the Intro to Flight and into the Basics of Flight now. In this week’s episode, Chris Palmer from Angle of Attack introduces Radio Calls and Weather Observance during Start-Up and taxiing with Rudder Pedals to your runway. (Originally posted in 2010.) Don’t have Rudder Pedals? You still have time to enter our contest […]
No two types of aircraft are created equal but the cockpit will always have some standard instruments, switches and dials. Chris Palmer from Angle of Attack provides a great intro to the cockpit in this video. (Originally posted in 2010.)