Today Microsoft and Asobo Studios released another development update for Microsoft Flight Simulator, including a few interesting details.
First of all, the third major “Sim Update” which will focus on improving the core simulation now has a release date and is coming on March 11, alongside a new trailer with undisclosed content.
Interestingly, the much-awaited visual contrails will also be added to the SDK on the same date.
The next world update, which will add content and details to France and Benelux is still slate for a generic “early April.”
Incidentally, the Piper A28R Arrow III by Carenado is mentioned among the new releases. At the moment of this writing, it has not appeared in the marketplace, but it should appear soon.
Recently, we published our massive interview with head of Microsoft Flight Simulator Jorg Neumann, who provided a lot of new info about the present and future of the sim.
If you’d like to read more about Microsoft Flight Simulator add-ons, you can enjoy our recent reviews of Bonaire Flamingo Airport, Milano Linate Airport, the Singapore City Pack, Tokyo Narita Airport, Yao Airport, the F-15 Eagle, the Paris City Pack, Greater Moncton Airport, Tweed New Haven Airport, Santorini Airport, Sydney Airport, Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, Reggio Calabria Airport, Bastia Poretta Airport, Munich Airport, Paris Orly Airport, Newcastle International Airport, Sankt Johann Airfield, Dublin International Airport, and Seoul City Wow. We also have a beta preview of Singapore Changi airport.
If you want to learn more about the game itself, you can read our review that will tell you everything you need to know about Asobo Studio’s game.
Microsoft Flight Simulator is already available for Windows 10 and Steam and will release in summer 2021 for Xbox Series X ad Series S.