Street date: 20th November
The Avro Lancaster holds a place in history as one of the most beloved aircraft of all time by aviation enthusiasts for its striking design and its superlative handling characteristics. This four engine night bomber helped turn the tide of World War 2 in the allies favour as the mainstay of Bomber Command.
Perhaps best remembered for its role in the famous "Dambusters" raid the Lancaster also excelled in a variety of duties including maritime reconnaissance, a rescue role and pilot training. Described by Roy Chadwick, its designer, as "the first aircraft to get it right from the start" such was the success of the Lancaster that 7,377 entered service rapidly becoming a firm favourite of her crews.
Budding Lancaster pilots can take to the air in this collection of 10 aircraft that have been painstakingly recreated by a skilled team of enthusiasts to capture the magic of this aviation icon. Operate authentic reconstructions of the Lancaster B I, B I (Special), B III, B III (Special), B X, B 10MR and MR3 variants in a range of wartime liveries in this comprehensive package that pays tribute to a very special aircraft.
A range of exciting and challenging missions (Microsoft Flight Simulator X only) puts you in the Captain's seat to experience first-hand the heart pumping adrenalin of a successful sortie. Also included are detailed pilots notes, a tutorial and a history of the aircraft that are sure to delight enthusiasts.
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