Microsoft Flight Simulator and X-Plane 11 fans rejoice! Thrustmaster partnered with Airbus for their new Civil Aviation line, starting with the iconic Airbus A320. The TCA Sidestick Airbus Edition features an ergonomic replica of the A320 design, two triggers, a hatswitch, an extra top button, a mini-throttle, and another 12 buttons arrayed around the blue base. Available June 25th, priced at $69.99. Read more for two videos and additional information.
To celebrate the launch of its civil aviation product range, Thrustmaster is also releasing a companion device for its new sidestick: the TCA Quadrant Airbus Edition. This will later be followed by two complementary modules: the TCA Quadrant Add-On Airbus Edition (September release), which replicates a real air brake, flaps, autobrake as well as parking brake features found on world-famous Airbus planes including the A320 and A320neo. It boasts 8 ergonomic physical action buttons and two separate thrust levers, inspired by their real counterparts found on Airbus airliners.
- 12 action buttons, an eight-way hat switch, and a rapid-fire trigger
- Button customization and multiple controller configurations
- Its USB driven