Honeycomb Alpha Yoke: A Configuration Guide

Honeycomb Alpha Yoke: A Configuration Guide

Have you ever spent your whole sim session just looking for key commands, customizing controls and testing out the configuration?  Sometimes I don’t even get the airplane off the ground. There is amazing flexibility for you to program buttons and switches to whatever...
PilotEdge: A Game Changer

PilotEdge: A Game Changer

For years, I’ve been so fascinated by the modern home flight simulator.  It’s realism and detail has made it both a great training tool and a great outlet for a love of flight.  There are constant innovations that make the sim a fun and beneficial use of time as...
The Oshkosh Arrival Challenge

The Oshkosh Arrival Challenge

If you have a flight simulator, I have a challenge for you. Over on the Clayviation YouTube channel, we’ve just finished up a series entitled “Bucket List Flights: Flying To Oshkosh.” Over the course of five flight legs, we have used X-Plane 11 to travel from...
Getting Started With A Flight Simulator

Getting Started With A Flight Simulator

For a pilot in training, adding a home simulator setup is an easy and cost effective way to study and practice various aspects of aviation.  With technology where it is today, it doesn’t take investing a fortune to get up and running with a sim. ...
Take The Pressure Off: The Basics Of Trim

Take The Pressure Off: The Basics Of Trim

“Let go of the controls and see what happens.” For an eager student pilot looking to learn to control the airplane, most of the tasks of even basic airplane control seem like hard work. There’s so much to think about, and constant corrections and control inputs. Even...