Beaufighter Mk. 1F Test

ATAG_Lewis took the Beaufighter out for a test flight during beta v4.49 as Team Fusion Simulations work through correcting the final bugs before releasing v4.5 on Steam. This video shows nearly 50-minutes of footage as he takes the beast into the air of IL2 Cliffs of Dover. Couple of points to note. This is beta testing and features are being added and removed (bugs that is) so this video while representative of beta testing is not guaranteed to show everything that will be available on final release. Next, beta testing of the enamy Ai gunners. TFS are currently running varios server missions to test and change the effectiveness of the enemy Ai at different difficulty settings from Rookie to Ace. The Do-17’s shown in this footage are before those tweaks...

Top 10 Aerial Dogfights in Movie History

Aerial combat is a special category of battle and when ace pilots face off on film the effect can be full-throttle pulse-pounding. As long as there have been planes in war, there have been directors trying to capture that feeling. Here’s our Top 10 Aerial Dogfights of All Time!   #10: Top Gun (1986) Director: Tony Scott We know it’s unorthodox to up this quintessential battle at the lowest slot on the list, but trust us, it’ll whet your appetite for what’s to come. #9: Wings (1927) Director: William A Weldon Wings pretty much invented the filming techniques that have stayed with aerial dogfight filmmaking for the next nine decades. Except that stuff with green screens. #8: The Red Baron (2008) Director: Nikolai Müllerschön We...

Site Migration Complete!

S! Gents, With a little bit of reconfiguration we have completed migration of our web host from WebCity to Silver Dimension. Please test the functionality of the website and let squadron staff know of any issues!

Team Fusion Update – Channel Map WIP

Team Fusion Update – Channel Map WIP

MysticPuma Wrote: Well having had the great news that the Source Code had arrived other parts of our team have been steadily been decoding the current map file and seeing just where some issues currently are. ##All that follows is current Work in Progress and not guaranteed to be included in it’s current revision## Firstly, there has been the “Great Lakes” of France that came under scrutiny and with a little more tidying up the plug should have been firmly pulled very soon Before: After: Next comes a surprise for us. Inside the map were hidden features caused by some broken coding. The next  images show the difference in fixing small parts of that code. Nothing has been added in the FMB or...

RAAF Williamtown Museum

RAAF Williamtown Museum

On the return trip back to Melbourne we decided to swing past the museum at the edge of the Newcastle Airport – named fightertown.   ...