Indeed, Microsoft Flight Simulator has done a great job of simulating life in the cockpits of countless real-world planes at 30,000 feet in the air. But what about the other half of that equation: Due out next year, AirportSim, exclusive to the Xbox Series X | It is intended to show what
AirportSim’s new trailer, which can be seen at the top of this page (click below for screenshots), showcases three main game modes: Free Roam, Scenario and Challenge. Each showcases his life as a key ground crew member at one of many real airports. Drive a luggage cart, refuel a plane in freezing temperatures, and more.
AirportSim features dynamic real-time and real-world weather, real-life aircraft such as the Boeing 737 MAX and Airbus A320 NEO, online and local co-op play, and more.
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