Microsoft Flight Simulator is the latest generation of one of the most popular simulation series of all time. Whether light or wide-bodied aircraft: Fly detailed and impressive aircraft in an incredibly realistic world. Create your personal flight plan and fly to any place on the planet. Enjoy day and night flights and experience realistic and challenging weather conditions. Immerse yourself in a vast and beautiful world with over 1.5 billion buildings, 2 trillion trees, mountains, roads, rivers, and much more. The earth is alive and constantly changing - as is the world of Microsoft Flight Simulator with live traffic, real-time weather, and animals. Each aircraft has highly detailed and accurate cockpits with realistic instrumentation. Customise your level, from fully manual controls to a fully guided first flight with interactive checklists and instruments. The new weather generator lets you with to live weather mode and experience real-time weather and physics. Get on the plane at any time of the day or year and navigate according to visual flight rules, hight VFR and IFR. A state-of-the-art physics engine with over 1000 control surfaces per aircraft simulates the most realistic flying experience to date.