MSFS: P-38L Update 1.0.2 is Now Available!

MSFS: P-38L Update 1.0.2 is Now Available!

G'day guys,

Update 1.0.2 is now available! It includes various improvements to the flight model, systems and tablet. The AI & multiplayer sound has been overhauled, and various visual bugs/inconsistencies have been fixed.



  • Removed SU7 compass "sticker"
  • Fixed pedal animation
  • VR Yoke support
  • External tank rotation fixed
  • Fixed attitude indicator plane height
  • Animated bomb release buttons (for external tank jettison)


  • Overhauled AI & multiplayer sound


  • Custom CAT modelling (Carb Air Temp)
  • Working Yoke drop tank release buttons
  • AP keybinds and hardware support
  • Stats page added to the tablet
  • Added custom spotlight for cabin (less bright and Tungsten temperature)
  • Added windshield deice capabilities to the Cabin Heat levers
  • Fixed various SU7 bugs
  • Improved checklists
  • VR Camera fix

Flight Model

  • Refinements based on P38 pilot feedback to engine RPM/MP
  • Various improvements on propeller physics
  • Take-off roll a bit longer now, again matching real take-off timings perfectly.
  • Various improvements on elevator incidence and lift
  • Decreased wheel brake power after propeller rebalancing for more realism
  • Updated FM to take advantage of SU6
  • Various improvements in stability, tuning and overall feel

Please note it will likely take 6-10 weeks for the update to arrive on the Marketplace.

Wishing you all a very Happy Holidays,

Alex, Dan & Rai



  • Werner Schlotterbeck

    Dears, are there any news about the bug that dive brakes only work on the ground after the update. Will be there an update or bug fix?
    Best regards from Germany

  • gabriel

    hola, cómo actualizo mi P38L en MSFS 2020, me podrían ayudar. Desde ya muchas gracias.

  • Servaas Dejaegher

    Any news on getting the left engine problem fixed?

  • Johan Verheijden

    Correction… The dive brakes only work on the ground.

  • Todd Breda

    I love you say 1.0.2 is now available and yet you say 6-10 weeks from now. Soooo, which is it? LOL!

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