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A Guide to Flight Simulator: Extended Edition v1.45 Released

We are pleased to release A Guide to Flight Simulator: Extended Edition version 1.45. This free update includes new information about DirectX 12, the built-in replay mode and a tutorial on flying the Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet.

In our Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet tutorial, you will learn how to set the autopilot, enter supersonic cruise and more. This easy-to-follow written guide will help you get to grips with this fast, nimble and exciting fighter jet.

Want to record your flights and play them back? Find out how with our how-to guide for the built-in replay system.

Customers who own A Guide to Flight Simulator: Extended Edition can update right now for free. You will need to head to your SoFly account and download from there. If you purchased from a third-party store, you will need to wait for them to update their servers in order to get the update (v1.45).

If you don’t own the guide, you can buy it now for just £19.99 (plus VAT). You will get 464-pages of unbeatable content and continued free updates into 2022. Don’t forget, you can also use the new in-sim toolbar to read the guide.

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Have you upgraded to the Extended Edition yet?

If you haven’t, we have some important information for you.

A Guide to Flight Simulator: Extended Edition will soon no longer be available at an upgrade price for previous owners. As of 3rd January 2022, we will not be offering the upgrade price and all purchases will be made at full price.

If you are an owner of the first guide and have been sitting on the fence as to whether or not to purchase the Extended Edition, make sure you don’t miss out on your opportunity to get the new guide at the discounted rate of the upgrade price!

Upgrade Pricing

The upgrade prices for owners of A Guide to Flight Simulator are currently:

£8.99 /  €10.50 / $12.00


  • NEW – DirectX 12 Information
  • NEW – Built-In Replay Mode How-To
  • NEW – Tutorial flight for the F/A-18

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