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



  • Johan Verheijden

    Hi Guys,
    Great aircraft. After the update, the dive brakes only work with the landing gear extended.

  • James Bernet

    Just purchased P-38 on 12/22/21. I read that update 1.0.2 is available but cannot find it. I am on the update page but do not see it. Where?

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