- Trust in RealFlight, the #1 RC flight simulator with unparalleled graphics that has put more RC pilots in the air safely than any other
- Fly more than 150 aircraft and 40 flying sites, including a customized FPV flying site and a dozen new pilot-requested aircraft additions from the Best Brands in RC
- Simple, intuitive interface, combined with AS3X and SAFE Technology, means zero learning curve to guarantee you’ll be up and flying your virtual aircraft in no time
- VR compatibility and game-like challenges make flight training fun and interactive, while multiplayer combat lets you challenge pilots worldwide
- Includes RF8 Software DVD only. Requires Interlink-X Controller and Windows 7, 8, or 10 to run. Vista not supported. System requirements listed below
From the manufacturer
Exclusive Technologies and Added Compatibility
- Spektrum AS3X (Artificial Stabilization – 3-aXis) and SAFE (Sensor Assisted Flight Envelope) technologies deliver outstanding flight control with protection benefits accessible at the flip of a switch.
- Improved compatibility with Spektrum WS1000 Wireless USB Simulator Dongle for use with Spektrum DSM2/DSMX equipped transmitters (sold separately).
New Horizon Hobby Edition Features
Over a dozen exclusive aircraft additions
- HobbyZone Sport Cub S with SAFE
- E-flite Apprentice S 15e with SAFE
- E-flite Carbon-Z Cessna 150 2.1m with AS3X & SAFE Select*
- E-flite F-27 Evolution with AS3X & SAFE Select *
- E-flite Mini Convergence VTOL*
- E-flite Timber 1.5m and Timber 1.5m with Floats, AS3X & SAFE Select
- ParkZone Conscendo Advanced with AS3X & SAFE Select
- Blade Fusion 270 with SAFE* and Fusion 480
- Hangar 9 Carbon Cub 15cc* and Ultra Stick 30cc
- FMS F-15 Eagle V2 64mm EDF
- Make sure to activate and update your RF8 Horizon Hobby Edition online to receive the latest versions of these models
Continuing RealFlight 8 Features
True-To-Life Physics make every flight more lifelike and have helped put more RC pilots in the air successfully than any other flight sim.
Put yourself in the cockpit for an immersive VR experience. RealFlight 8 is compatible with Oculus Rift and HTC VIVE VR sets. Plug in – and you’re instantly at the field or behind the sticks.
*VR equipment sold separately. Check with manufacturer for compatibility.
Challenges and Multiplayer Options
Have fun and hone your skills with game-like challenges. Burst balloons, avoid obstacles, fly through gates, limbo low, and race fast to unlock rewards and score points.
*Multiplayer options require broadband connection and computer voice chat capability.
Customize Your Experience
Make your RealFlight 8 experience uniquely your own by using Aircraft and FlexiField Flying Site Editors to create an almost limitless combination of sites and aircraft. Modify and save your favorites to fly time after time!
- Start with over 40 flying sites and more than 150 stock aircraft options.
- Set preferences for control surface, engine sound, and trim schemes.
- Add and remove components and alter their locations.
- Change airfoils, swap parts, and re-scale physics calculations.
- Modify, move, rotate, add or delete objects, and set their characteristics.
- Adjust thermals, wind speed and direction.
- Customize radio and electronics.
Software Only – Controller Not Included
Requires one of the following controller options (sold separately):
- USB Gamepad or Joystick
- Interlink-X Controller
- Interlink Elite Controller (no longer available, for existing owners only)
- Compatible Transmitter and RF Wired Interface
- SLT Compatible Transmitter and RF Wireless Interface
- Spektrum Transmitter with DSM2/DSMX protocol and WS1000 Wireless Dongle