Microsoft Flight Simulator is the longest-running Microsoft game franchise. Its rich history on PC spans almost four decades. This simulation will allow more pilots to fly by expanding beyond PC. S on July 27 and will be included with Xbox Game Pass. S can pre-order and pre-install the experience now and expect the same level of depth as the PC version, with the most authentic and realistic flight simulator we have ever created.

You’ll fly light and wide-bodied planes and test your piloting skills against real-time weather conditions. This includes accurate global cloud cover and cloud layers, wind direction, temperature, rainfall, lightning, wind speed, direction, temperature and humidity. All this in a dynamic, living world. You can explore the planet with the help of cloud-based AI and satellite data. There are over 37,000 airports and 1.5 million buildings.

The launch of Microsoft Flight Simulator last year was just the beginning of our journey towards making the simulation the best. As we continue adding to the experience with free World Updates (Japan, US, France, Benelux, UK, and Ireland so far and many more to come), themed DLCs, and true-to-life aircraft, Xbox Series X|S simmers will enjoy these updates on console as well. S that will enhance your immersive console experience.

Today, the Microsoft Flight Simulator team proudly announced a free Top Gun Maverick expansion in partnership to Paramount Pictures. This is to celebrate the release of “Top Gun Maverick”, so you can see firsthand what it’s like being a U.S Navy Top Gun. The movie and the expansion pack will be released on November 19, 2021.