After opening registrations for the Microsoft Flight Simulator Insider Program last month, the team behind the next game is now preparing to launch the first alpha technological version to select testers. In the last development update published yesterday, the team revealed that it will open the doors for this first build version on October 24, and have until October 15 to enroll in the Insider Program to have the opportunity to be selected.  Our latest development update is live! Go to our site to see what's new in the team. https://t.co/FRMUs6wZ1X[19459007▪#microsoftflightsimulator[19659003▪—MicrosoftFlightSimulator(@MSFSofficial) October 10, 2019
If you are not selected to try this first technical alpha version, the team plans to open Registration for the second alpha technology at the end of October. There is a lot of excitement about this new Flight Simulator game, which will leverage data from Azure and Bing to map more than 2 million cities and 40,000 airports worldwide. Asobo Studios, the French developer working on the new flight simulator, will also use its own game engine to deliver crazy and detailed graphics on Windows 10 PCs.
If you have already registered with the Insider Program, you can now verify in the first episode of the Feature Discovery series of the team in the Insider section of the Microsoft Flight Simulator website. This first episode is a video of about 10 minutes with developers talking about their work in the game, with some impressive game images.
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