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Top 5 Flight Sims on iPhone

Best of the flight simulator games for iPhone

You might be shocked to discover that Orville and Wilbur Wright - aka the Wright Brothers - did NOT invent the aeroplane, and nor, in fact, were they the first to fly in a heavier-than-air machine.

What won't come as a surprise is the speed and velocity at which developers soon exploited accelerometer controls to create a squadron of ace flying sims on iPhone.

Take to the skies this very afternoon with the best iPhone flight sims!

The Gadget Show on UK TV recently featured X-Plane 9 as a worthy app for iPhone; however, Qi couldn't find a seat for Laminar's simulator in the Top 5 cockpit this time. Roger, out.

If you've ever wanted to accurately experience the thrill of aerial combat without the imminent threat of death, SGN's white knuckle ride across 30-odd missions should satisfy your appetite. Head-to-head dogfights versus pilots from around the world help F.A.S.T soar above the enemy.
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8.2
Destroy planes, choppers, tanks, and lamp posts aplenty as the elite jet fighter David Crenshaw in Gameloft's adaptation of the hit console franchise. From infiltrating bases to bombing real-life locations, the action in H.A.W.X. is unrelenting, diverse, and bloody. Over.
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8.2
The unofficial master of the air SGN returns to Qi's Top 5 troposphere dressed in World War II livery. Set in both the Pacific and European theatres of battle, Skies of Glory parades skirmish modes, training sessions, and campaigns in a visceral free-for-all fragging fest.
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7.7
"Top Gun rules of engagement are written for your safety and for that of your team. They are not flexible, nor am I. Either obey them or you are history. Is that clear?" Ignore Viper's words in Paramount's breathtaking first person shooter and you could end up on a highway to the - yep - Danger Zone. Apologies, all round.
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7.7
Customisation lies at the heart of Licentia Software's aeronautic display, as you upgrade your aircraft with an almost limitless range of weaponry. Handy, really, for all 60 of those fully 3D-rendered islands aren't gonna conquer themselves. Share any high scores over OpenFeint at the flick of a touchscreen trigger.
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7.6
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