I used to be a glider pilot so I have some level of interest in it. But for whatever reason I’m not into simulating tasks and badges. Anyway the weather system in FG just might be superior to other sims when it comes to soaring. Here’s a good article about it:
Yes me too, I did 9 years full size, got my silver C and was training to be a BI when I gave up (lost the mojo big style) and now I could not pass the medical (blind in one eye, over weight, heart etc).
In a previous post you suggested Maxflightstick which look very interesting and just wondering if you have one of these and if so did you buy direct from the USA as I live in the UK?
No, I don't have maxflightstick products so I couldn't
vouch for their quality. I used to belong to this 5000
strong facebook group with helicopter enthusiasts
and the most used gear there seemed to be from:
Well, I left the whole Facebook. It has become a platform to mine data and exploit the weak to rig elections even. A platform to destroy democracy. That and watching people’s fake lives was enough for me so I nuked the account. Also I have more time to concentrate on things that make more sense.