A 40-year journey through Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft's flight simulator video game is perhaps one of the most iconic video game series in the world, and a new video captures its advancement.


Flight Simulator is Microsoft's longest-running software product line, predating Windows by three years. The newest version, released in August, offers over two trillion trees and 37 thousand airports.

A new YouTube video documents its progress from its humble beginnings back in 1982...

Microsoft Flight Simulator

Very humble beginnings.