Flight simulator yokes for pilots – how to stay current while you’re at home (Logitech, Honeycomb)
A home flight simulator system is a good way to keep your flying skills sharp when you can’t make it to the airport. Here’s a look at four popular yokes.
In this Product PIPEP, we take a look at home flight simulators from the pilot’s perspective, not the gamer’s. We’ll explain what a simulator is good for, and what it’s not good for. We’ll also review four popular yoke systems:
– CH Product Flight Sim Yoke
– Saitek/Logitech G Flight Simulator Yoke
– Honeycomb Alpha Flight Control
– Redbird Alloy Yoke
Prices range from under $150 to almost $1000, with differences in features, realism, and construction. We’ll explain what the tradeoffs are and how to find the right one for your home.