I Am a Flight Simulator Enthusiast

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    How I Became A Flight Sim Enthusiast

    I'm sure pretty much everybody who is on this forum enjoys being up in the air--otherwise how can you even pilot a plane, right? So like most, I was a frequent flier from a young age, and was always fascinated by all the shiny instruments in the cockpit every time I boarded or...
    JohnRous JohnRous
    31-35, M
    Oct 9, 2012

    Another Flight Sim Nut

     Love the flight sims. 1000's of hours since 2001. Plan to be a private pilot soon. 
    nav61 nav61
    36-40, M
    1 Response Aug 18, 2009

    Microsoft Combat Flight Simulator

    In real life I have been in several different types of aircraft and have been as high as 35,000 feet.In the simulator world,Im have a rank of Major in WW2 with 30 kills.I love flying and I could afford to fly(sobs)!
    irishknight1973 irishknight1973
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Dec 15, 2008

    More Than You Think!

    Been a virtual pilot on and off for about 3 years now.  I find this is much more a hobby than a game, really.  You can fly online with other pilots through software called VatSim...it even includes real people acting as Air Traffic Control!!!  There is a huge...
    gammarayburst gammarayburst
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 4, 2008
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