Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 Update Adds 4 US Airports, Improves 48: World Update II - Airports, Points of Interest, Discovery Flight & more

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There's a brand new Microsoft Flight Simulator update today, and it brings huge improvements to the USA.

Let's dive right into the patch that's now live in-game.


Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 Update Targets US

The new Microsoft Flight Simulator update brings sweeping upgrades to the USA.

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THE BIG APPLE: New York houses one of four new Microsoft Flight Simulator airports!

This includes introducing 4 new airports, updating 48 airports, enhanced geography generation, and a new Discovery Flight.


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Even better, the new update, World Update II: USA, is free, and in-game now!


Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 World Update II: USA adds 4 new hand-crafted airports to the game - Atlanta, Dallas/Fort Worth, Friday Harbor, and New York Stewart.

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TAKEOFF: The new Microsoft Flight Simulator update introduces four new US airports, and updates 48 others

These will be some fantastic free additions for players to test out, and its far from the only airports in the new Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 update.

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There were also visual improvements for 48 other US airports!

Points of Interest

The new Flight Sim 2020 update adds 50 new high fidelity points of interest around the US.

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IF YOU'LL LOOK: There are 50 new stunning points of interest to see while flying over the US

This will bring some great new sights to US flight paths, and you'll see plenty over the new Discovery Flight.

Discovery Flight

A new Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 Discovery Flight has been added in the new update.

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It takes players on a scenic flyover of the east coast before taking them west, connecting to a Bush Trip flight over the Alaskan wilderness.