The Dodosim 206 Helicopter is a real beauty. It comes with flight dynamics that are custom, as well as systems and engine management, failure modeling and damage that naturally occurs from normal use, wear and tear. In summary, it is a pretty cool simulator that portrays the various aspects of helicopter piloting. Individuals who opt for the Special Boxed Edition will receive a few “extras,” one of those being a printed annual and cards for check lists. Both of these can potentially come in handy. However, it will up to buyer to determine whether or not it is worth the extra cost.
There are a number of system requirements that will need to be in place in order for this add-on to work properly. Users will need a 512 Video Card, Windows 7, XP or Vista, Hard Drive of 100 B, A 2.8 GHz processor, 2 Gb Ram of memory and a Microsoft Flight Simulator X with SP2, Acceleration or Gold.
The Dodosim 206 has a myriad of great features, including models that have high and low skid, floats, no doors and a utility with cargo hook. There are also configuration settings that can be customized with text hints. Pilots will also be able to get their helicopter repaired and rebuilt via the add-on’s “Service Workshop.” The built-in trading modes are very helpful for those trying to follow the proper procedures for utilizing the helicopter’s engine.
This Dodosim 206 is a great add-on for those looking to play around with a quality helicopter simulator. It’s fun, easy to use and offers pilots a break from the many airplane simulator add-ons on the market.