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DOVETAIL GAMES’ LICENSING DEAL WITH MICROSOFT TAKES FLIGHT

  The award-winning creators of the best-selling Train Simulator franchise have today announced a global licensing deal with Microsoft, granting them the rights to develop and publish all-new flight products based on Microsoft’s genre-defining flight technology. The company is currently investigating new concepts in this area and is expecting to bring a release to market in 2015. In addition to ...

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FLIGHT NEWS UPDATES FLIGHT SHUTDOWN ANNOUNCEMENT

Press release from Microsoft:   In July of 2012, Microsoft decided to end development on Flight stating, “Many factors were considered in the difficult decision to stop development on Microsoft Flight, but we feel it will help us better align with our long-term goals and development plans. For Microsoft Flight, we will continue to support the community that has embraced ...

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Computerpilot volume 6 issue 5

One of the difficulties in producing a magazine like Computer Pilot is the process of selecting products for review. We do tend to review the more popular titles and products as these generate the most interest and the majority of readers are happy to find reviews of such products in the magazine. In previous years, this task was relatively simple ...

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Computerpilot volume 6 issue 3

From the  Editor http//www.computerpilot.com Have you ever gazed at the stars and sat in awe thinking about the sheer size and magnitude of the universe, or perhaps you look into the sky and wonder just how high you could take your latest ‘X plane’. When you think about it, aviation is a relatively young field of study (and practice) compared ...

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Computerpilot Volume 6 issue 3

  From the  Editor www.computerpilot.com your reading in Computer Pilot Magazine Well I never thought the day would come. The day when a combat simulation would take priority over my beloved general aviation simulators. It has happened though and I am now totally hooked on IL-2 Sturmovik! This is by far the best and most realistic combat simulation I have ...

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Computerpilot volume 6 issue 2

From the  Editor http//www.computerpilot.com Welcome to Volume 6 Issue 2. I would especially like to welcome any new subscribers and readers that have come onboard over the last few issues. Well I think Microsoft stunned us all by releasing their Flight Simulator 2002 package so early following the announcement they were postponing the product ‘indefinitely’ following the September 11th incidents. ...

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Computerpilot volume 6 issue1

  From the  Editor your reading in Computer Pilot Magazine by visiting the Computer Pilot web site at www.computerpilot.com Hi folks! Welcome to Volume 6 of Computer Pilot Magazine! Our 31st published issue is again more than 20% larger than our standard size and packed with some exciting new content plus all our regular columns and features. This issue marks ...

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Computerpilot Volume 5 issue 6

Here we are at issue 6, the last issue for volume 5 of Computer Pilot Magazine. At this point, I would like to thank you, the faithful subscribers and readers of the magazine for your continued support and comments over the years. As newly appointed editor, I have already received many emails of support and your positive comments are very ...

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Computerpilot Volume 5 issue 5

10 News and New Releases All the latest news and new releases since our last issue. Sneak Previews The 2 big flight sims of 2001! 12 Terminal Reality’s Fly II 17 Microsoft Flight Simulator 2002 Reviews 19 Ultimate Airlines 22 Corporate Pilot 26 Boeing 777-200 for FS2000 36 Voice Technology – Game Commander 2 & Microsoft Sidewinder GameVoice 42 Battle ...

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Computerpilot Volume 5 Issue 5

10.  News and New Releases All the latest news and new releases since our last issue! Reviews 16  Wilco’s Airport 2000 Volume 3 25  Microsoft Train Simulator 28  Comm1 IFR Radio Simulator 30  Real ATC II 42  Abacus PBY Catalina 46  Just Flight’s Harrier Jump Jet 42. PBY Catalina 20. Enhancing PC Performance for Flight Simulation Ever wondered how your ...

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