Flight Simulator 40th anniversary update adds the Halo Pelican

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During the Microsoft & Bethesada game show 2022, Flight Simulator 40th Anniversary has been announced. It is set to release on November 2022.

The trailer shows off a wide variety of planes from the long history of aircraft. This also includes the addition of helicopters to Flight Simulator 40th Anniversary.

Along with this also comes with an add-on with Halo’s pelican, another one of Microsoft’s properties, being available to fly in.

Here’s a rundown of the game (via their description):

Announced today! Microsoft’s longest running franchise celebrates its 40th Anniversary with an expanded edition, coming November 2022.

Also, in partnership with Halo and 343 Industries, an exclusive Halo Infinite Pelican is available today in Microsoft Flight Simulator. This free add-on is included with Xbox Game Pass – get it now!

For the 40th Anniversary Edition releasing this fall, the Microsoft Flight Simulator team is partnering with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in a one-of-a-kind collaboration. Stay tuned in the coming months for more to come regarding this coveted partnership and enhanced Anniversary Edition.

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