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    New Wings Server News

    It looks like 777 got their domain issue resolved and all of our RoF Servers are back up and running again..Regards,4 ~S!~
    Posted by -NW-Fourspeed 1 month ago
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    New Wings Server News

    As of tonight, there may be some VERY BAD news...I'm *hoping* that this is nothing other than a network glitch that will be fixed.However, on the surface, it looks an awful lot like 777 just pulle...
    Posted by -NW-Fourspeed 1 month ago
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    RoF "Stealth" Patch

    Hey Guys,If you're having trouble running RoF (ie. you get a #10027 Error about "Mods On" or "Invalid Packed Files") you need to update your RoF game.You may also need to do the update manually (ie...
    Posted by -NW-Fourspeed 2 months ago

The Air Fighter is Born

03 May 2019 : 20:37  |  Rise of Flight  |   0
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How Warfare Changed
The Air Fighter is Born or How Warfare Changed

Considered to be the father of the U.S. Air Force; Brig. Gen. “Billy” Mitchell has been quoted as saying:

The day has passed when armies on the ground or navies on the sea can be the arbiter of a nation’s destiny in war.
The main power of the defense and the power of initiative against an enemy has passed to the air.


Attached is another “The Great War Channel” video hosted by Indy Neidell with a brief introduction to the air war of 1914 – 1918. Niedell introduces the viewer to how and why the air war developed so quickly in WWI. HERE

Take note how many airplanes from this video are represented in Rise of Flight and others that were considered instrumental in the war that are not present in the sim/game.



A Bit of History about The Great War, "Bloody April" and Rotary Engines

19 Apr 2019 : 22:12  |  Rise of Flight  |   0
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The Date: April 1917; the place: the skies over France; the battle: Bloody April.
The Date: April 1917; the place: the skies over France; the battle: Bloody April.

Are you currently participating in the Rise of Flight, Bloody April IX Tournament? Or, just have a casual curiosity about what was called, "Bloody April?" RealEngineering’s, The Great War Channel, with Indy Neidell has a historical video about the WWI air war on YouTube. HERE

In addition, another part of their series explains how rotary engines work and includes further information about "Bloody April." HERE

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