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MonsterZero
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posted 09-10-2000 12:02 AM     Profile for MonsterZero   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message   Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote
I don't know how many of you have been to Migman's Flight Sim Museum, but it's a place worth visiting. Well written articles about various flight simulations from late 1970s to the present and featuring priceless screenshots.

Migman is a very dedicated and passionate aviator from Austria who had been flight simming before some of you were born. He gets involved in real-world aviation events and, as far as I know, uses home-built cockpits. He is also very active running various flight simulation web sites.

For the work on the Flight Museum he enlisted folks from all around the world, including a few game design celebrities.

Some of the games he listed still need a review so if you feel like getting involved you can write an article and Migman will be happy to post it. I wrote a few essays for Migman myself.(Tomahawk, Fighter Pilot, Ace of Aces)

http://www.migman.com.au/ref/simhis/index.htm

[This message has been edited by MonsterZero (edited 09-10-2000).]


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The Whistler
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posted 09-10-2000 08:00 AM     Profile for The Whistler   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message   Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote
Yes migman... his site is great. Pretty fast for something from Austria ! So does RAAF stand for Royal Austrian Air Force now???
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LeadHead
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posted 09-10-2000 12:37 PM     Profile for LeadHead   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message   Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote
That would be Australia, wouldn't it?
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Hornet_85
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posted 09-10-2000 02:50 PM     Profile for Hornet_85   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message   Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote
Some of these posts really make me crack up sometimes. !!
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Billzilla
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posted 09-11-2000 04:05 PM     Profile for Billzilla   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message   Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote
Err .. yeah - AUSTRALIA!!

FWIW, I'm the guy that sent in the details on the Sublogic flight sim of 1980.
It ran on my TRS-80, which used an audio cassette tape drive to load the program, and the computer itself ran at a heady 1.77 mhz, with a staggering 16k of ram. (yeah, that's K, *not* M !)


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