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Features November 2018 Issue

Alpha Dog

Alpha Dog

When the approach only has circling minimums itís a heads up: Something you might expect isnít available here. Todayís flight doesnít have a single straight-in minima in sight.

This sim challenge is inspired by our good friends over at PilotEdge. PilotEdge provides live ATC services for flight simulation. You will be on your simulator, but a real human controller vectors you through virtual airspace with the correct phraseology and skill. Thereís no pause button and no spawuming your aircraft on 10-mile final. You start cold and dark on the ramp and need to use the radios to get a clearance, permission to taxi, and so on. It adds a significant element of realism and authenticity to your simulated flight.

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