April SimHQ Calendars

Ken “Arthonon” Cartwright provides this month’s calendars that were taken at the Nellis Aviation Nation Air Show on November 10, 2012. Visit Ken’s web site, techflyer.net to see more of his beautiful photographic work. 1920 x 1080     1280 x 1024 1920 x 1080      1280 x 1024

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Screenshot Contest for a Saitek X-55 Rhino HOTAS

We’re giving away a Saitek X-55 Rhino HOTAS to a SimHQ member who uploads a screen shot from their favorite simulator/game to this contest gallery. For each share, like, tweet or other social media action using the social media bar above the image, the member will receive an entry to win the X-55 Rhino. Drawing will be […]

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The new Saitek X-55 H.O.T.A.S.

Saitek X-55 RHINO HOTAS Review

Introduction I’ve been an active flight simulation hobbyist for many years and as well as a software and hardware Beta Tester for CH Products for over a decade. I have used Logitech, Thrustmaster, Saitek (X-65) and CH Products. For purpose of this review I will be using the new Saitek X-55 HOTAS (Hands On Throttle […]

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March SimHQ Calendars

March SimHQ Calendars

Long-time contributor Steve Serdikoff provided these March calendar images in honor of the US Navy Blue Angels and USAF Thunderbirds 2014 air show schedules. The US Navy Blue Angels were photographed at Andrews AFB in May 2012. Their 2014 show schedule is here. The USAF Thunderbirds were photographed in the diamond formation takeoff at Dover […]

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Saitek X-55 RHINO H.O.T.A.S. System Interview with Tim Di Iullo from Mad Catz

by Ken “531 Ghost” King I had some time with Tim Di Iullo from Mad Catz to discuss the upcoming  Saitek X-55 RHINO H.O.T.A.S. System. You’ve seen our announcements and there have been various questions on the forums as well.  Keep reading below for an inside scoop on this upcoming product. Ken: According to the Saitek website the RHINO X-55 […]

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E-2C Hawkeye of the VAW-120 "Greyhawks"

February SimHQ Calendars

For this month’s calendars, we are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the E-2 Hawkeye. You can visit the NAVAIR site for the event here. “The E-2 Hawkeye, the Navy’s airborne early warning, command and control aircraft, was delivered to Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 11 on Jan. 19, 1964. To mark this milestone, E-2/C-2 […]

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The level of internal structural detail modelled in IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover

IL-2 Sturmovik Retrospective: 1946 and Beyond

In this final article for our IL-2 retrospective, we look at the last chapter in the series, IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 and what came afterwards – the unique collaboration with a group of modders, Team Daidalos. IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 (2006) Tom Cofield once again leapt bravely into dark waters predicting in 2006 that IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 […]

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