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DCS World

  • Ingame UI. Added Messages History function for radio messages and texts.
  • Fixed 052C HHQ-9 behaviors
  • Fixed 052C HHQ-9 ammo capacity
  • Fixed C701 range
  • Updated C802AK scheme
  • Screen flickers black in some cases - fixed
  • Fixed crash that appeared on the air tanker in some cases.
  • Fixed crash that appeared on ATC in some cases.
  • Aircraft AI hangs and slides on high AoA - fixed.
  • JDAM will override unacceptable terminal heading.
  • Aircraft AI. Escort task. Escorts punctually pitch up or down during their task - fixed.
  • Engage distance with search then engage task ignores the distance from waypoint task was assigned on
  • ME. Scripting. Added Trigger Effect Smoke Stop.
  • A-10C, F-16C LMFCD + Camera + RMFCD - Displays freeze if not in F1 view - fixed.
  • Aircraft AI now only pop flares when threatened by planes able to carry missiles.
  • Aircraft AI. Added C-47 cargo plane.
  • AFAC task. AI aircraft with an AFAK mission will now be able to attack targets with combat weapons, not only markers.
  • Added CAS task for MQ-1 Predator.
  • MP. P-51, TF-51. Added animation of cowls of coolant system on the clients.
  • AI wingmen don't copy flight leader Formation lights status (planes only) - fixed.
  • Helicopter AI. Fixed some bugs leads to helicopter AIs hitting the ground during maneuvering and colliding during flight.
  • Aircraft AI. Heavy aircraft can now be set in one flight up to 4.
  • Aircraft AI. B-17 in WW2 formation - warping and losing formation positions - fixed.
  • Aircraft AI. Aircraft Won't Dive Bomb when direction set - fixed.
  • Aircraft AI. F-16 cannot refuel whenever the tanker is turning - fixed.
  • Helicopter AIs are unable to lift cargos from ships - fixed.
  • Sound update for sonic boom (medium distant added).
  • Kh-31 missile. Added realistic ramjet model and flight data.
  • AI aircraft. AI does not use AGM-62 at max range - fixed.
  • AI aircraft. AI aircraft with CAS task do not follow the desired ammo quantity release - fixed.
  • AI A-20G added Anti-ship strike task.
  • AI aircraft. JSOW gets stuck when launched from F-16 - fixed.
  • AI aircraft. AV-8B Harrier AI takeoff issues - heavy harrier tuned, short take off procedure implemented.
  • VR. Added free cam mode.
  • Resource manager. More meaningful warehouse transfer messages added.
  • Voice chat. Radio. Correctly reset radio options when changing the cockpit with HOT MIC is On.
  • Voice chat. Radio. Added setting to allow using extra radios on a server

DCS F-16C Viper by Eagle Dynamics

  • Added DTOS Bombing Mode
  • Added ALQ-184 Long Pod
  • Fixed: Crash on cockpit:
  • Fixed: Markpoint FCR Mode
  • Fixed: AG radar scale arrows disappear after switching from A-G to DGFT override and back
  • Fixed: Wing tanks contain fuel even with wings ripped off
  • Fixed: A-A targets bugged in RWS SAM don't appear on the HSD
  • Added input, corrected clickable hints for ECM Pod control panel
  • Fixed: TDC in Mark point mode can be broken
  • Fixed: MAV Keyhole remains on target after last MAV has been fired
  • Fixed: Markpoint TGP Mode
  • Fixed: HMCS markpoint indication missed in NAV
  • Fixed: SEAD DED page closes when TMS right to cycle HAD targets
  • Fixed: ACM Slew Mode Elevation Error
  • Fixed: CMDS SEMI/AUTO inhibits manual dispensing (incl. slap switch) when expendable is in bingo quantity
  • Fixed: Radar pointer keeps moving on SOI switch

DCS F/A-18C Hornet by Eagle Dynamics

  • Added a separate function for the switch of Launch Bar
  • Fixed: Mav undesignate
  • Fixed: No autostart possible with NVGs
  • Fixed: GRID Entry changes data link channel
  • Fixed: 3D Wing fold Beercans Missing
  • Fixed: HARMs in PB mode have their TGT numerical value applied to the selected DL channel
  • Fixed:Changing laser code for GBU also changes D/L frequency
  • Fixed: GPS Weapons delivery data entry training mission
  • Fixed: User mission creates flight model error for no apparent reason
  • Fixed: Manual page 279 - On the TAC page, the “HARM DSPLY” legend is displayed below pushbutton X

DCS Mi-24P Hind by Eagle Dynamics

DCS: AJS-37 Viggen by Heatblur Simulations

  • FR24 transmit power changed to 3W in VoIP.
  • Fixed FR22 frequency display when set at x99 frequency.
  • Ground crew is now heard with a closed canopy.
  • Fixed no sound when disengaging the parking brake via toe brake.
  • Mission data will be cleared before loading new data.
  • Fixed countermeasure bindings.
  • Canopy state is now updated in the cockpit after being jettisoned.
  • Improved AKAN gunsight accuracy.
  • Allowed kneeboard settings to be used on cold start and changed their hotkeys slightly to avoid conflict with weapon selection knob hotkeys.
  • Fixed LS points not repopulating on cartridge change.

DCS: F-14 Tomcat by Heatblur Simulations

  • Adjusted AIM-54 FM data to more closely correlate with CFD research.
  • Fixed lofting definitions for AIM-54, AI should now loft AIM-54’s.
  • USS Forrestal: Added collision box to LSO platform, allowing placement of crew and objects.
  • Fixed JESTER menu typo in Ripple Quantity in the A2G submenu.
  • JESTER now sets waypoint altitude for waypoints added from map markers.
  • Fixed F-14B RPM Gauge flickering.
  • Improved instances of MP spawn on carriers causing wing damage to neighboring spawns. Some cases persist.
  • Fixed Mic Button UHF1/2 presses not being recognized as PTT for VOIP if the radio menu is open.
  • Fixed VF-41 livery folder structure.
  • Updated VF-32 Swordsmen AB200 livery by Yae Sakura (thank you!).
  • Added VF-14 Tophatters liveries AB100, AJ200 and AJ201 by Ben_Der (thank you!).

DCS: JF-17 by Deka Ironwork Simulations

  • New: require engine cold crank before another start after an engine shutdown, otherwise the engine start could fail
  • Added: HSD shows SPJ jam coverage (RWR symbols of being jammed objects will have an underline)
  • Added: inlet cover and lander in cold ramp condition (contact ground crew to remove them before flight!)
  • Added: WinWing F-16 HOTAS devices binding
  • Fixed: AG radar TDC drifts when aircraft has bank angle
  • Fixed: AA radar jamming target render bug
  • Fixed: C701 WHOT/BHOT gain/level cannot be remembered
  • Updated: EWS database

DCS: MiG-21bis by Magnitude 3

  • Adjusted hydraulic pressure bleed off rate with an inoperative engine.
  • Fixed sound crackling heard inside the cockpit.

DCS: C-101 Aviojet by AvioDev

  • Fixed corrupted CoG computations after the airplane crashes and then the mission is restarted.
  • Minor fix in startup macro sequence lua.
  • Minor fix in Russian localization.

DCS AV-8B N/A by RAZBAM Simulations


  • WPT Offset using true bearing all the time.
  • EHSD DATA page: slewing with the TDC is relative to AC heading.
  • EHSD COURSE Delta error is miscalculated.
  • Cannot fire a second IRMV after the first launch.
  • CAS Pager: Pressing “ENT” key does not move to the next line when editing a CAS brief.
  • CAS Page: L/L coordinates are displayed when using UTM.


  • CAS Page: Now it is possible to “USE” T0 for targeting. Note: T0 is not available for “Absolute” JDAM targeting.
  • Campaign:
    • FIXED: bort numbers in all campaign missions
    • FIXED: problem with AI taxiing in M05


  • EHSD DATA page: Display PP UTM coordinate when in AC mode.

DCS M-2000C by RAZBAM Simulations


  • AP Flight path hold issues (blocked star)
  • Canopy model not breaking from outside
  • Issue with kneeboard binds
  • TACAN X/Y bind
  • crash at game start with non ASCII saved games path
  • Replay issue
  • Engine RPM stuck for 5 seconds after touchdown (preventing quick go around)


  • Small delay for reconnecting with neutral stick after releasing AP standby
  • AP ALT mode (gains, lights, gong, reengage logic)
  • Clock needle movement
  • VTH and VTB accuracy during cold start
  • S530D low range behavior


  • Autopilot (gains and logic)
  • AP Autotrim reworked and more reliable
  • AP Realistic roll law in course rejoin mode
  • AP ALT AFF mode standbys until capture
  • AP ALT AFF mode has no condition on flight path angle
  • AP ALT AFF mode cannot be engaged with 0 set altitude
  • AP ALT AFF mode more aggressive to capture altitude
  • Rework of IDN(HSI) look and mechanics
  • INS alignment sequence impacts instruments
  • Cockpit Model:
    • Added symbols to NDI Flags
    • Changed the NDI needle texture pattern
    • Changed the rotational axis of the Flags
    • Changed the VAD Knobs orientation 180 degrees
    • Changed the Mode Selector Knob rotation axis to the correct direction and alignment.
  • Campaign:
    • ADDED: Mission 07, additional prompt with coordinates
    • FIXED: Mission 08, AWACS blocking the taxiway


  • AP Roll angle can be overriden during an AP course rejoin
  • AP Course mode can make more than 180 degrees turns
  • AP Course change will not reverse turn if done from turn hold mode
  • AP APP LOC mode can compensate small CP errors
  • AP APP mode more efficient for capturing LOC and GLIDE
  • More aggressive autopilot turns
  • Gong when crossing selected altitude +1000ft and -300ft even with AP off
  • TPC/TPL tests move the control surfaces
  • AP test light sequence
  • Encoder style binds for interior lights
  • Sel Jet guard/toggle combo bind
  • Thumbwheels selectors can be changed with mouse wheel
  • INS alignment waypoint read happens 36s after pressing VAL

DCS MiG-19P by RAZBAM Simulations


  • Pump Tanks 1, 2, 3 & 4 Switches
  • Cockpit Heating Switch
  • Anti-Skid Brake System switch
  • Engine Starter System switch
  • Fire Extinguisher Power switch
  • Left and Right Oil Cutoff Switches
  • Left and Right Afterburner Cuttoff Switches
  • Fuel Tank 2, 3, 4 Light Test Button
  • Engine Fire Lamp Test Button
  • Left and Right Engine Fuel Cutoff Covers and Buttons
  • Fire Extinguisher Activation Cover and Button
  • TP-19 Braking Parachute Jettison Cover and Button
  • Left and Right Engine Start Covers and Buttons
  • Left and Right Engine Air Start Covers and Buttons
  • ARU-2V Auto/Manual Mode Selector
  • Long and Short Arm Manual Mode Selector
  • Warning Button (Just nosewards of the parachute jettison cover)
  • Rocket Counter Night/Day Switch
  • TP-156 Pitot Tube Selector
  • Canopy Front Anti-Freeze Button
  • Canopy Pressurization Switch
  • Canopy Lock Lever Left or Right
  • Right Side Flood Light
  • Canopy Emergency Jettison
  • RUFO-45 Left and Right Side Control Knobs
  • Cockpit Pressurization Lever
  • SRO-2 IFF Self Destruct Cover and Button
  • SRO-2 IFF Power Switch Cover and Switch
  • Cockpit Ventilation Open/Close Switch

DCS A-10C II Tank Killer by Eagle Dynamics

Missing Key Bind - Scorpion HMCS Power' Added the following commands:

  • Joystick
    • ON/OFF toggle command
    • ON, OFF, BAT positions commands
    • ON<>OFF and BAT<>OFF switching commands
  • Keyboard
    • ON/OFF toggle command

DCS Black Shark by Eagle Dynamics

  • Laser designator can't be repaired / checked and maintained by ground crew - fixed.

DCS Mosquito FB VI by Eagle Dynamics

  • Improvements to the Mosquito 3D model
    • Fixed paint leak in nacelle.
    • Added safety vents for cooling system.
    • Exhaust stacks are modified
  • Improvements to input
    • Reworked keyboard-driven brake handle movement to match that of the Spitfire
    • Reduced tail trim wheel button-driven sensitivity threefold

DCS The Channel Map

  • Fixed issue with Mission Generator, "create fast mission" - working now


DCS: F-5E Black Sea Resolve '79 Campaign by SorelRo:

  • Mission 8. AI flights tweaked.

P-51D: The Blue Nosed Bastards of Bodney Campaign by Reflected Simulations:

  • C-47 Added.

Spitfire IX The Big Show Campaign by Reflected Simulations:

  • C-47 Added.

DCS: Fw 190 A-8 Horrido! Campaign by Reflected Simulations:

  • Bomber formation fixes.
  • C-47 Added.

Bf 109 K-4 Jagdflieger Campaign by Reflected Simulations:

  • Bomber formation fixes.
  • C-47 Added.

DCS: UH-1H Paradise Lost Campaign by Reflected Simulations:

  • Typos fixed in mission 1 & documentation.
  • Yellow bus removed from near the flight line.
  • Added an in flight guide pdf.
  • FM homing should work during the entire long count in Mission 6.

DCS: F-14A Zone 5 Campaign by Reflected Simulations:

  • Added a brand new Exposure mission with PDF.
  • Stock ATC disabled to avoid bugs.
  • f-4e Skin folder name fixed.

DCS: F-16C Red Flag 21-1 Campaign by Bunyap:

  • Added new ECM and HTS pods to player loadouts.

F-15C The Georgian War Сampaign by Baltic Dragon:

  • Mission 2: Fixed false ROE violation
  • Mission 9, 11: Updated position of ground units blocking AI taxi routes

The Enemy Within 3.0 Campaign by Baltic Dragon:

  • Mission 13: fixed issue with Uzi orbiting and shooting at the hangar instead of landing.

M-2000C Red Flag Campaign by Baltic Dragon:

  • Mission 05: fixed issue with wingman not taxiing behind the player.

DCS: A-10C Iron Flag Part I Campaign by Baltic Dragon:

  • Horizontal changes: Set Nellis ATC to "silent" in all the missions which should fix the issue with AI failing to take off behind the player. Added UHF radio presets to mission 2-10.
  • Mission 01: Made startup instructions optional. Moved using radio presets from M06 to M01. Fixed the issue with players not getting the shut down part.
  • Mission 02: Startup messages made more clear for the player. Updated ATC VOs. Updated wrong Biff's VO (HSI is "Horizontal Situation Indicator" and not "Horizontal Selection Indicator").
  • Mission 03: Updated messages for landing at Tonopah to make things more clear for the player.
  • Mission 05: Updated trigger checking player's formation during fly-over (should be easier to get 100 points now).
  • Mission 06: Added Mormon Mesa Departure to the kneeboard.
  • Mission 07: Added location of MOAPA to the kneeboard. Added additional checklists / references to the kneeboard.
  • Mission 08: Added additional checklists / references to the kneeboard.
  • Mission 09: Updated voiceovers about Mask Zone question. Fixed possible bug where mission gets stuck after TGP discussion. Added additional checklists / references to the kneeboard.
  • Mission 10: Added additional checklists / references to the kneeboard.

F/A-18C Serpent’s Head 2 Campaign by Badger633:

  • Mission 3. Winds updated, Kneeboard for Arco frequency corrected to 318, Tanker now in Racecourse pattern in case of slow plug.

F/A-18C Rise of the Persian Lion campaign by Badger633:

  • Mission 1. Kneeboard updated to make the requirement for low fly past clearer.
  • Mission 11. Ref to 410 corrected to 420
  • Mission 13. Mission fail added if enemy Helos not stopped.

DCS: A-10C Operation Persian Freedom Campaign by Ground Pounder Sims:

  • Mission 12. Fixed bug where Davy fails to stop attacking targets near mission end.
  • Mission 14. Altered engagement on task 1 to compensate for AI ground troops accuracy improvement, Fixed rare bug that allowed third JTAC task to enter a continual loop.
  • Mission 15. Fixed bug that allowed Davy to get shot down, Removed exploding tree from Archangel LZ, Tweaked JTAC cleared hot condition.

    DCS: UH-1H Worlds Apart - Spring 2025 Campaign by Low-Level-Heaven Mission Development

    • Mission 5-1 Problem with convoy at the beginning of the mission solved  
    • Mission 7 A-10 AI is doing their job now.