DCS World Weekend News – 1 April 2022

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01 April 2022

Dear Fighter Pilots, Partners and Friends,:pilotfly: 

Happy 1st of April and we are pleased to inform you that a hotfix to the most recent Open Beta patch is now available. In light of the recent DCS: AH-64D launch, we have fixed some urgent issues regarding TADS functionality and Multi Crew synchronisation. We are pleased to bring you a wealth of other updates, please read the full changelog.

Also included in the hotfix are three Brand New Campaigns that will test your skills and leave you craving more. The story lines are guaranteed to be a fun and rewarding experience.

Don’t miss our SimFest 2022 Sale running until the 4th of April at 15:00 GMT. This sale is also on Steam and we encourage you to take advantage of the great savings across the entire range of DCS modules. 

Thank you for your passion and support.

Yours sincerely, 
 

Eagle Dynamics 

Open Beta

Latest Patch Out Now

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After the eagerly awaited launch of the DCS: AH-64D, we are pleased to provide you with a hotfix that resolves multi crew synchronisation errors and the ability to reset controls to trim-centre. A SCAS status indicator was also added and a substantial number of bugs have been crushed.

This hotfix has also been an opportunity for us to address outstanding bugs across many DCS modules. We kindly remind you that the new FLIR technology is still WIP, particularly for fixed wing aircraft like the A-10C. For details, please read the full changelog.

Operation Cerberus North

Campaign by Ground Pounders

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Committed to protecting Syrian civilians, the NATO forces under the ‘Joint Syrian Task Force’ have launched Operation Cerberus North to establish a series of no fly zones across Syria.  As the chain of events in this deadly conflict develops, the regional powers are put on a collision course towards all out war. 

DCS: F/A-18C Operation Cerberus North by Ground Pounder Sims

MAD

Campaign by Stone Sky

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Mutually Assured Destruction 

This campaign centres on a gripping story about a PMC pilot named Anton Orlovskii that is based near the Strait of Hormuz. Recently, the USA has strengthened its forces in the region and intelligence suggesting Iran possesses nuclear warheads has thrown fuel on the fire. Engage in air-to-air helicopter combat and carry out tasks as the flight leader or wingman. 

DCS: MAD Campaign by Stone Sky

Hormuz Freedom

Campaign by SorelRo

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Operation Hormuz Freedom 

Test your skills in this DCS: AV-8B Night Attack story-based campaign that includes a variety of missions. You fly as a member of the VMA-513 “The Flying Nightmares” squadron that is stationed on the LHA-1 Tarawa. You are tasked with enforcing the Freedom of the High Seas Act by allowing naval traffic through the Strait of Hormuz whilst curbing aggression by the Islamic Republic of Iran.

DCS: AV-8B Hormuz Freedom Campaign by SorelRo

SimFest

Spring Sale 2022

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It is with great pleasure that we share our participation in the SimFest 2022 Sale on Steam. You can find the same great savings as on our Shop and the most popular modules available with up to 50% discount! This is your chance to make a gift and land something truly special. Hurry! Offer ends on Monday, the 14th of April at 15:00 GMT.  

Thank you again for your passion and support, 

Yours sincerely, 
 

DCS World weekend News – 1 May 2020

May 1st, 2020

Dear fighter pilots, partners and friends, 

We would like to reiterate last week’s launch of our “Free For All” event. From April 18th to May 19th
This is a crucial time to focus on who we care for most and embrace the love and attention our families
provide. With this mindset, we continue to promote our Free for All event and the 50% discount until
the 19th of May.

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We are working hard on the final touches of the Early Access release of the P-47 which we hope will be
a wonderful addition to the WWII fleet of fighters in DCS. Check out the WIP pictures below.

The Channel Map is in final alpha testing and receiving a lot of attention, especially with regards to
optimisation and functionality during this test phase. We are really looking forward to showing this highly
detailed terrain to you in the nearest future. The P47 screenshots are all taken in the Channel Map and
give you an idea of what’s to come.

Thank you for your passion and support and stay safe.

Yours sincerely,

The Eagle Dynamics Team

Warbird Wars
Fly Everything For Free

The ‘Free for All’ event will run until the 19th of May. Until then, save up to 50% off most of our top products.
Fly some of our best selling World War II birds including the Fw-190 A-8, Fw-190 D-9, Bf 109 K-4 and I-16.

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P-47 Thunderbolt
Development Report

The undercarriage is being tuned for accurate ground-steering. The engine cooling, exhaust systems and
turbocharger are in final testing.

External model
Much of the final detailing has been done to finish the aircraft exterior. The forward section of the cockpit
has been seriously revised and those changes are quite visible in the screenshots.

Cockpit night lighting
The instrument luminescence decay after UV light was implemented for all cockpit indicators and markings.

See in development screenshot

The Channel
A DCS World Module

We would like to take this opportunity to share the growing realism of ground operations. We encourage you
to explore newly released World War II battle-ready assets. We have a long way to go and your feedback, as
a community helps contribute to the future of DCS World.

Take control of Ground Ops with DCS Combined Arms

Thank you again for your commitment, passion and support.

Eagle Dynamics