Steven Spielberg directs this riotous farce depicting the hysteria of a cross section of Los Angeles citizens following the bombing of Pear Harbor. The film is loosely based on a true event in which a Japanese submarine surfaced off the California coast, setting off a brief wave of panic. A WWII Royal Air Force squadron prepare for an important and dangerous mission…to demolish a Nazi-run munitions factory deep in the fjords of Norway—an installation which is a source of fuel for German rocket-launching. Based on the novel by Frederick E. Above and Beyond
It includes a graphics engine upgrade as well as compatibility with Windows Vista, having been hailed by Microsoft as the most important technological milestone in the series to date. Flight Simulator X marks the tenth version of the popular line of simulators. It was officially released to the US market on October 17, According to Microsoft's Web site for the game, a standard edition features everything from navaids to GPS and airways. It also includes 18 planes, 28 detailed cities, and 40 highly detailed airports. The deluxe version features 24 types of aircraft, 38 highly detailed cities, and 45 highly detailed airports. Microsoft released screenshots as well as a list of frequently asked questions as a press release on Microsoft Flight Simulator Insider, as well as numerous flight simulator communities.