Also, if they want to make ANY kind of impact with this, they'll have to come up with some way to beat the lag that killed X vs Tie and similar titles.
Won't the increased availability of broadband help with this?
I've never gotten 'into' flight sims enough to try them online. I have tried the planes in BF:1942 and they don't seem to lag too badly.
I know it's a different company and different network code but...