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by Paul K
24 Apr 2020, 15:58
Forum: The Virtual Spanner
Topic: What's your favourite flightsim?
Replies: 44
Views: 922

Re: What's your favourite flightsim?

This is what keeps me hooked to XP-11 and Orbx True Earth:

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by Paul K
24 Apr 2020, 12:15
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Breaking news...........
Replies: 7
Views: 207

Re: Breaking news...........

Airspeed wrote:
24 Apr 2020, 02:56
I assume that is the Naughty Home Spoof department?
Hmm..never thought of that. But hey, it's better than injecting yourself with disinfectant.
by Paul K
23 Apr 2020, 22:43
Forum: The Virtual Spanner
Topic: What's your favourite flightsim?
Replies: 44
Views: 922

Re: What's your favourite flightsim?

Problem with DCS is I don't use it often enough so when I do fire it up I can't remember how to fly anything! :lol: :lol: Yes, it is a bit that way isn't it. Even with the Mig-15, which I think is one of the best aircraft ever built for any flight sim, I still have to dig out the manual to remind m...
by Paul K
23 Apr 2020, 19:40
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Model Making
Replies: 14
Views: 344

Re: Model Making

DTR, that is a beautiful model. Very well done. :thumbsup:
by Paul K
23 Apr 2020, 19:37
Forum: The Virtual Spanner
Topic: What's your favourite flightsim?
Replies: 44
Views: 922

Re: What's your favourite flightsim?

DCS has a month's free trial going where you can download and try out most of their payware add-ons for free. I've tried out the Gazelle, Mig-21, I-16 Rata, and both versions of the FW-190. Next will be the rest of the WW2 stuff, then maybe the F/A 18. If you're a DCS owner, don't miss this event. N...
by Paul K
23 Apr 2020, 19:21
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Breaking news...........
Replies: 7
Views: 207

Re: Breaking news...........

Thanks for the heads-up, Graham. Sitting ready with my passport as I type.
by Paul K
22 Apr 2020, 15:54
Forum: Gallery
Topic: My Finger Accidentally Pressed................
Replies: 9
Views: 367

Re: My Finger Accidentally Pressed................

anyone tempted by the FlyJ Sim 727 ? Oh no!! Don't you dare Paul, have enough trouble with Chris passing on hints so as to make me spend more money!! :lol: :lol: Sorry to place temptation in your way, Nigel. If I stick with X-Plane, I think the Zibo-mod 737 will do me as a modern FMC airliner, and ...
by Paul K
22 Apr 2020, 12:19
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Well I never..........
Replies: 9
Views: 237

Re: Well I never..........

Who is she :dunno: And, who the hell is Jeremy :dunno: :dunno: She is Diane Abbott, self-appointed custodian of the nation's conscience ( while being paid to do some work as an MP ). He is Jeremy Corbyn, a short-lived vanity project of Labour's hard left. I believe they were in a relationship at so...
by Paul K
21 Apr 2020, 20:20
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Video of stored airliners
Replies: 1
Views: 91

Video of stored airliners

With the lock down, airlines are having to park up their planes till things return to normal. This guy flew over one of the airfields where some of them are stored.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zIbXai0l174

Lots of Southwest 737s there, Brian.
by Paul K
21 Apr 2020, 19:52
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Time to fill up the tank!
Replies: 4
Views: 160

Re: Time to fill up the tank!

GHD wrote:
21 Apr 2020, 15:29
It aint going to happen 8)
Exactly. The petrol at the pumps today is from crude oil that was paid for months ago when prices were normal. The supertankers will now sit at anchor until stocks ashore run down, and the price rises again.