morning folks. first post. am interested in air combat or flight simulation games. from first war to present or beyond. not sure what my system can play. specs are as follows. intel core 2 duo e8400 3ghz 6mb intel c2d p43tf ddr2 800 ddr2-800 2gb pc6400 ram asus 20x dvdrw lightscribe sata seagate 160 sata II 8mb hd evga edgeforce 9600gt 512mb ddr3 pcie sagita mid case black 500w windows xp home sp3 microsoft mouse wireless laser mouse 5000 logitech freedom 2.4 cordless joystick. have red ace squadron installed now and enjoy that using the joystick. hope i'm in the correct forum. if not i'm sure someone will let me know. by the way i'm first time gamer. 65 years old and recently retired. tks for any help. also 19 wide screen acer. frank.