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The most popular flight simulation games

The most common kind of vehicle simulation is without doubt flight simulation involving planes or helicopters of any kind. There are two distinct types of flight simulation games: the ones focused on aerial combat (often involving historical scenarios, missions, etc.) and the ones based on civilian flight.
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Armour-Geddon

DOS19923.9/5 Psygnosis
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Air Trax

DOS19833.4/5
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MiG-29M Super Fulcrum

DOS19894.2/5 Simbiosis Interactive
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Comanche: Maximum overkill

DOS19924.2/5 NovaLogic
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F-22 Lightning 2

DOS19964.2/5 NovaLogic
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Night Hawk: F-117A Stealth Fighter

DOS1991protected4.3/5 MicroProse Software
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MiG-29 Fulcrum

DOS19914/5 Simis Limited
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Knights of the Sky

DOS1990protected4.1/5 MicroProse Software
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F-14 Tomcat

DOS19904.2/5 Dynamix
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EF 2000

DOS19954.2/5 Digital Image Design
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Infiltrator

DOS19874.3/5 Chris Gray Enterprises
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3-D Helicopter Simulator

DOS19873.7/5 Sierra On-Line
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A320 Airbus

DOS19934.2/5 Thalion
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A-10 Tank Killer

DOS19894.2/5 Dynamix
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Solo Flight

DOS19853.6/5 MicroProse Software
Not many people know that the first games created by Sid Meier were flight simulations. Solo Flight was published by MicroProse in 1983 for Commodore 64, Apple II, Atari, and a year later, in 1984, for PC. The game takes place in the United States. As a fliying mailmain, the goal of the game is to deliver mail across the U.S.A.
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Infiltrator 2

DOS19884.1/5 Chris Gray Enterprises
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Cougar Force

DOS19903.9/5 Coktel Vision
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Thunderhawk AH-73M

DOS19924.2/5 Core Design
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F-15 Strike Eagle

DOS1985demo3.7/5 MicroProse Software
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Tornado

DOS1993protected4.2/5 Digital Integration
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Aces of the Pacific

DOS19924.2/5 Dynamix
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Extreme Assault

DOS19974.3/5 Blue Byte Software
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Thud Ridge

DOS19882.8/5 ACME Interactive
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Gunship

DOS1986demo4.2/5 MicroProse Software
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Secret Weapons of the Luftwaffe

DOS19914.3/5 LucasArts
Secret Weapons of the Luftwaffe is a combat flight simulation game developed and published by Lucasfilm Games (later known as LucasArts) in 1991. It was designed for MS-DOS systems and later released for Amiga computers. The game was notable for its detailed and immersive portrayal of aerial combat during World War II, particularly focusing on the ...
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Strike Commander

DOS1993protected4.2/5 Origin Systems
Strike Commander is combat flight simulation game created by Chris Roberts (the designer behind Wing Commander) and Jeff George. Strike Commander was developed by Origin Systems and released by Electronic Arts in 1993 for DOS.
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Dawn Patrol

DOS19944.2/5 Rowan Software
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Top Gun

DOS19873.4/5 Ocean Software
Top Gun is an abandoned flight combat simulation game developed by Ocean Software and released by Thunder Mountain in 1987 for DOS and a number of other 8 bit platforms. As the title suggests, Top Gun is based on the movie of the same name starring Tom Cruise.