Flight stick and quadrant makes flight simulator even more immersive and realistic. But do you know what’s even more immersive? This: Thrustmaster TCA (Thrustmaster Civil Aviation) Official Airbus Edition.
Revealed ahead of the arrival of the much anticipated flight simulator, Microsoft Flight Simulator, the new Thrustmaster Official Airbus Flight Sim Controllers include an ambidextrous Sidestick joystick that boasts swappable modules and a a replica of Airbus throttle quadrant.
The TCA Sidestick Airbus Edition is a 1:1 scale replica of sidestick found on the A320/A320neo and further features magnetic technology, built-in airliner function, 12 remappable buttons, built-in throttle axis that includes a thrust reverser function and a rotating handle for ruder control.
Meanwhile, the TCA Quadrant Airbus Edition is also a replica of Airbus throttle quadrant that touts magnetic technology, airliner functions, thrust reverser mechanism, replica controls, and the ability to accommodate add-on modules.
Those are separate purchases. For flight sim enthusiasts who want to complete experience, Thrustmaster is also offering a TCA Officer Pack Airbus Edition includes both products.
The TCA Sidestick Airbus Edition will drop on June 25, for US$69.99. The TCA Quadrant Airbus Edition and TCA Officer Pack Airbus Edition, on the other hand, will arrive in September for US$99.99 and US$159.99, respectively.
Also joining the official Airbus flight controllers is the new TM Flying Clamp for folks without a cockpit, but looking for a complete setup. The TM Flying Clamp will sell for US$69.99 when it arrives in September 2020.