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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.

Most popular flight simulation games

Microsoft Flight Simulator 4.0
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Gunship 2000
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B-17 Flying Fortress
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Microsoft Flight Simulator 4.0

DOSMac OS19894/5 The Bruce Artwick Organization
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Gunship 2000

DOS19914.2/5 MicroProse Software
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B-17 Flying Fortress

DOS19924.2/5 MicroProse Software
B-17 Flying Fortress is a single-player historical combat flight simulation game designed by Mike Brunton, developed and released by MicroProse Software in 1992 for DOS, Amiga and Atari ST. As the title suggests, it's a simulation of the B-17 heavy bomber, set during World War II. Flight is not the only aspect of the game you are involved with: you...
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SimCopter

Windows XP/98/9519964/5 Maxis
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Apache Longbow

DOSWindows XP/98/951995protected4.2/5 Digital Integration
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Microsoft Flight Simulator 3.0

DOS19884.1/5 subLOGIC
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1942: The Pacific Air War

DOS1994protected4.2/5 MicroProse Software
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Their Finest Hour: The Battle of Britain

DOS19894.2/5 LucasArts
Their Finest Hour: The Battle of Britain is an abandoned historical combat flight simulation game set in Great Britain (obviously) during World War 2. Their Finest Hour was designed by Lawrence Holland, developed and released by LucasArts in 1989 for DOS, Amiga, Atari ST.
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F-15 Strike Eagle II

DOS19894.2/5 MicroProse Software
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Chuck Yeager's Air Combat

DOS19914.3/5 Electronic Arts
Chuck Yeager's Air Combat is a combat flight simulation video game released in 1991 by Electronic Arts. The game is named after and endorsed by the real-life aviation legend, Chuck Yeager, who was the first pilot to break the sound barrier. In Chuck Yeager's Air Combat players take on the role of a World War II fighter pilot, flying various ai...
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F29 Retaliator

DOS1990protected4.2/5 Digital Image Design
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F-15 Strike Eagle III

DOS19924.3/5 MicroProse Software
F-15 Strike Eagle III is a combat flight simulation video game released in 1992. It was developed by MicroProse and is the third installment in the F-15 Strike Eagle series. The game was designed for various computer platforms of that era, including MS-DOS and Amiga. F-15 Strike Eagle 3 is a military flight simulation that puts playe...
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Battlehawks 1942

DOS19884.2/5 LucasArts
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F-16 Combat Pilot

DOS19894.2/5 Digital Integration
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ATAC: The Secret War Against Drugs

DOS19924.2/5 Argonaut Games
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Aces Over Europe

DOS19934.2/5 Dynamix
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Tracon for Windows

Windows 3.x19933.8/5 Wesson International
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Falcon 3.0

DOS1991protected4.2/5 Sphere
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Megafortress

DOS1991protected4.1/5 Artech Studios
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Tracon: Air Traffic Control Simulator

DOS19893.8/5 Wesson International
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F-19 Stealth Fighter

DOS1988protected4.2/5 MicroProse Software
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LHX Attack Chopper

DOS19903.7/5 Electronic Arts
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Overlord

DOS19944.2/5 Rowan Software
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Jetstrike

DOS19943.5/5 Shadow Software
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Flight of the Intruder

DOS19904.1/5 Rowan Software
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Dogfight: 80 Years of Aerial Warfare

DOS19934.2/5 Vektor graphics
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After Burner

DOS19893.6/5 Sega
After Burner is an abandoned DOS combat flight simulation game with elements of rail shooters, with similarities to earlier Sega titles like Space Harrier. After Burner was designed by Yu Suzuki and developed by Sega as a coin-op and then converted to various home computers and consoles in 1989.
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Red Baron

DOS1990protected4.2/5 Dynamix
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F-22 Lightning 2

DOS19964.2/5 NovaLogic