Features:

  • Fly 31 types of Russian, German and American planes. See them in different camouflage and paint schemes for different times of the year (at least summer and winter).

  • Fly pilot or rear gunner (IL-2 plane types only).

  • Choose between realistic and simple flight models with many adjustments to various realism settings.

  • See 40 other types of aircraft engaged in large air battles. (with camouflage paint schemes changing from summer to winter).

  • Engage in air-to-air and air-to-ground battles.

  • Destroy any ground object, such as buildings, bridges, airfields, etc...

  • Play quick missions using full mission parameter settings.

  • Play different types of single missions.

  • Play campaign missions and track your career (with ranks and awards).

  • Fight against intelligent AI opponents.

  • Play two different multiplayer modes: dog-fighting or cooperative missions across a LAN or the Internet with dedicated servers for online play.

  • Multiplay: with up to 32 players in dogfight and 16 players in cooperative missions. Use custom paint schemes, squadron nose art, numbering on wings, and national markings for each single plane.

  • Record a flight track of any of your flights and edit these tracks. Then play and enjoy or send this track file to others.

  • Use Network and Internet voice communications for multiplayer sessions.

  • Build new missions and scenarios with an easy to use mission builder. Use missions for single or multiplayer sessions.

  • Play new scenarios designed by other players.

  • See exceptionally high quality aircraft and ground unit graphics.

  • See massive air and ground battles between German and Russian airplanes and tanks.

  • See realistic dynamic damage modeling.

  • See realistic 3D world environment, including terrain, sky, unique clouds and weather conditions.

  • See realistic smoke, explosions, fire and other special effects.

  • Hear immersive radio chatter.