Alternatives to Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator


Learn to fly a variety of sophisticated airplanes

Microsoft Flight Simulator X

Version: 2016

Excellent software that helps you improve your flying skills

FlightGear Flight Simulator

Version: 2016.1.1

Accurately simulates flying commercial aircraft on a desktop computer


Version: 11.50

Online flight simulator that allows players to feel like they’re actually in the flight seat

LICENSE Trial version Paid Free (GPL) Trial version
LANGUAGE English English English English

Windows XP

Windows XP

Windows 7

Also compatible with

Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 8

Windows 10

Also compatible with

Windows 7, Windows 8

Author Microsoft Steampowered Flightgear X-plane
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