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In 1980, sub LOGIC released a version for the TRS-80, and in 1982 they licensed an IBM PC version with CGA graphics to Microsoft, which was released as Microsoft Flight Simulator 1.00.It was unusual in that it was not an application program requiring an operating system, but contained its own operating system, which displaced the installed one as long as the program was running.stating "This difficult decision was made to align Microsoft's resources with our strategic priorities.Microsoft Flight Simulator X will remain available at retail stores and Web retailers, the Flight Sim community will continue to learn from and encourage one another, and we remain committed to the Flight Simulator franchise for the long term." According to former Aces employee Phil Taylor, the shutdown was not due to sales performance of FSX, but due to management issues and delays in project delivery, combined with increased demand for staff.It is one of the longest-running, best-known and most comprehensive home flight simulator programs on the market.
On January 22, 2009, it was reported that the development team was heavily affected by Microsoft's ongoing job cuts, with indications that the entire Microsoft Flight Simulator team had been laid off.
On May 17, 2010, Lockheed announced that the new product based upon the ESP source code would be called Lockheed Martin Prepar3D (P3D).
Lockheed hired members of the original Aces Game Studio team to continue development of the product.
The flying area encompasses planet Earth with varying degrees of detail and includes over 24,000 airports.
There is an ever-growing list of scenery representing major landmarks and popular cities.