Microsoft announced the release of the free expansion of Top Gun: Maverick for your flight simulator Microsoft Flight Simulator. Obviously, as his own name already reveals, the announcement is linked to the release of the movie Top Gun: Maverick, which continues to star Tom Cruise.

This expansion is available now to all Xbox Series X|S and PC gamers with Xbox Game Pass, PC Game Pass, Windows 10/11 and Steam, as well as Xbox Cloud Gaming.

Develop the required skills and navigate the intricacies encountered by real Top Gun pilots in authentic locations, including an aircraft carrier deck landing challenge, one of the most demanding operations in the world of military aviation. The Top Gun: Maverick expansion also contains a Maverick Edition livery for the F/A-18E Super Hornet, training missions for the Super Hornet that will introduce you to radical flight maneuvers, five high speed low altitude challenges through mountains and cannons, a never-before-seen hypersonic aircraft, and a mission to roar into the stratosphere.

Created in collaboration with Top Gun: Maverick Movie and Paramount Pictures, this expansion will push your piloting skills to the limit and beyond.