Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update X: USA Now Available

The latest World Update from Asobo Studio and Microsoft covers the United States of America in detail, adding unique landscapes, cityscapes and breathtaking vistas to Microsoft Flight Simulator.


The Microsoft team built the USA update using the latest high-resolution satellite and aerial imagery and coupled it with the most recent digital elevation modelling data available. It features triangulated irregular network (TIN) modelling of 12 urban regions, including San Diego (California), Albany (New York), Key Largo (Florida), Seattle (Washington), Eugene (Oregon), and more.

Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update X: USA

Moreover, Gaya Simulations handcrafted four airports: Catalina Airport (KAVX) on California’s Catalina Island, Alaska’s Valdez Airport (PAVD), Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL) in California’s Sierra Nevada and Rhode Island’s Block Island State Airport (KBID). There are 87 new Points of Interest also by Gaya Simulations and Perfect Flight has created three landing challenges (Inkom, Atlanta and Telluride), three Discovery Flights (Grand Canyon, Seattle and St Louis), and three bush trips(the Appalachians, California and Megapolis).

Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update X: USA

World Update X: USA is free to all owners of Microsoft Flight Simulator and is available via the in-game Marketplace.