Saturday, 30 December 2017

Monday, 25 December 2017

X Plane 11 : Carenado King Air B200 : Landing Practise

As time passes landing technique is developed and hopefully improved. A greater understanding of the aircraft and its systems leads us to analyse the subtleties of each phase of flight, and in this video we're looking at the process of practising the hardest phase of flight - landing.

Saturday, 23 December 2017

X Plane 11 : Carenado King Air B200 : Tutorial 6 Shut Down

Now that we've started the aircraft, completed a flight, and landed, it's time to shut the aircraft down.

Wednesday, 20 December 2017

X Plane 11 : Carenado Beechcraft Baron 58 with REP : Toulouse to Barcelona

We're going to be skirting the Pyrenees and the micro state of Andorra as we journey from Toulouse to Barcelona.

Saturday, 16 December 2017

X Plane 11 : Flyjsim Dash 8 Q400 : Tutorial 4 Takeoff, Climb, Cruise & Autoflight

Final preparations are made before we depart. With those complete we takeoff and climb to our cruise altitude. In this video we look at the flight director and the autoflight system.

Thursday, 14 December 2017

Saturday, 9 December 2017

X Plane 11 : Flyjsim Dash 8 Q400 : Tutorial 3 Flight Management System

The aircraft has been started, and it's now time to enter a flight plan into the Flight Management System. This might seem daunting at first, but in fact it's a simple procedure, once you understand the basics of the CDU interface.

Saturday, 2 December 2017

X Plane 11 : Airfoillabs Cessna 172 : Approach Charts & ILS

After arrival at the destination airport, we transition to an approach chart. These charts can seem quite daunting at first, but the basic principles are quite simple, once the organisation has been decoded. But the charts themselves won't land the plane. To do that we use ILS.

Friday, 1 December 2017

X Plane 11 : Airfoillabs Cessna 172 : Nice to Genoa Sestri

After taking the stock Cessna 172 west from Nice to Marseille, we take the Airfoillabs 172 east from Nice to Genoa Sestri.