Posts Tagged ‘airplanes’

Air Force Commander

10/09/2009

Air Force Commander is a 1992 real-time strategy game by Impressions set in the Middle-East. It’s not a full-out war simulation though. As the title kind of gives away, you only control the Air Force.

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Air Bucks

30/08/2009

Trying to get a “Read more” thing on here to keep the front page a bit more readable. Notify me of problems.

Air Bucks is a 1992 air company management simulator, developed by Impressions and distributed by Sierra. Impressions is probably known best for the Caesar series of, well, ancient city management simulation. You know, the ones with all the fire. But we’re not here for Caesar – that’s for a later post.

Just in case you also had a fluid dynamics exam lately: planes that take off leave behind a starting vortex, and flying planes shed trailing vortices. More info on Wikipedia.

Just in case you also had a fluid dynamics exam recently: remember planes that take off leave behind a starting vortex and flying planes shed trailing vortices both because of Helmholtz's theorems. More info on Wikipedia.

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