Spring has arrived and summer is fast approaching; and now you can soak up the sun with a little virtual trip through Italy. In its latest update, Microsoft Flight Simulator further refined two areas: Italy and the island country of Malta. Now players can see countries and everything they have to offer in greater detail.
The patch, which is Microsoft Flight Simulator ninth update, is now online and free to download. The developers have added a full suite of graphical improvements to over 20 cities in both countries, including Rome, Naples, Venice, and Milan, as well as the city-state of the Vatican. It’s so detailed you can almost smell the fresh cappuccinos!
The update also includes four “craft” airports: Palermo Airport (LICJ) in Sicily, Sondrio Airport (LILO) in South Tyrol, Marina di Campo Airport (LIRJ) on the Elba Island and Bolanzo Airport (LIPB) in South Tyrol. , as well as improved details at 100 more airports. Italy is full of historic landmarks, so the update will bring 105 points of interest across Italy and Malta.
The developers continue to release improved versions of various regions. In March, the team released graphical improvements for regions of the Iberian Peninsulawhich included countries like Spain and Portugal.
To unlock the new content, just make sure you have the latest version of the game, download World Update Nine, and then you’re ready to explore Italy!