Microsoft Flight Simulator


The 40th Anniversary Edition is Available Now on PC, Xbox Series X|S, and via Xbox Cloud Gaming for Xbox One and other supported devices!


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November 17th, 2022 Development Update

It has been six days since the release of the 40th Anniversary Edition, and we are incredibly thrilled and humbled by the reaction from our player community! We’ve loved reading all your comments and watching your videos as you experience the helicopters, gliders, new planes, and favorite airports from the past such as Meigs and Kai Tak.

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November 10th, 2022 Development Update

Screenshot by Parorng (Forum) Tomorrow we will be releasing the free 40th Anniversary Edition update to Microsoft Flight Simulator. This is the biggest update to MSFS since its initial release in 2020, and it has been a huge labor of love and source of pride for the development team. To our millions of loyal fans and sim pilots, from … Continued

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40th Anniversary Stream Schedule

Next week we will be hosting several Anniversary streams! Each stream will take place at 2000Z / 12PM PST, with the exception of our Dev Q&A which will be at 1830Z.


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Local Legend VII: Cessna 195 Businessliner

In conjunction with World Update XI: Canada, Microsoft Flight Simulator today released its latest aircraft in the “Local Legends” series of planes. Manufactured by Carenado, the 195 Businessliner is a single-engine, high-wing general aviation and utility airplane by American aviation manufacturer, Cessna. The aircraft is one of a small family of two consisting of the … Continued


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