Peter Inglis in an RAAF F-111 at Amberley Air Force base, 1995.
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August 24th 2001

Su-27 Flanker 2

Su27 2.0

Su-27 Flanker 2.0
I finally picked up this sim in July 2001, 18 months after the release. Awesome. Not just because it looks good - but it actually ran smoothly on my Celeron-466with only 64 MEG of RAM !

More Wings of Glory

Wings of Glory - 1990 World War 1 sim from Origin.

Wings of Glory
I actually found a copy of this lurking at the back of the Museum. After cleaning the cobwebs off I scanned these images and added info that Chris Kraai kindly sent in.

A HOTAS for the road

Gravis Game Pad - Fly on your laptop !

Gravis Game Pad
I'm not terribly interested in running spreadsheets - although any gaming PC will blitz the standard business tasks. Travelling Denmark by train I whiled away the time with Red Alert 2, having power points at each seat helped the battery life! But how do you control a sim and dogfight with a touchpad ???? With great difficulty. Chino found a better solution - the Gravis Game Pad

PC Pilot Issue 12 is out

PC Pilot magazine

PC Pilot Magazine Issue 12 Issue 12 arrived and I can't wait to install the Su-27 Flanker 2.5upgrade included on the CD ROM They have included the non-Voodoo, Voodoo 1,2,3,4 and 5 versions and 115 MEG of training missions. Also on the CD is: Whew! That alone is worth the price of admission. Can't wait to try the MiG-29 in Su-27 Flanker 2.5!