Total Nerd The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up the best video games in the combat flight simulator genre.

Want to know what are the best combat flight simulator games of all time are? This list answers that question! If you're looking for PS3 flight sims, check out this list of the best combat flight simulator games on PS3. As for this list, the highly rated combat flight simulator games below are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest combat flight simulator games are at the top. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these combat flight simulator games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging combat flight simulator games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new combat flight simulator games.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different games, including After Burner and Time Pilot.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best combat flight simulator games?" and "What is the greatest combat flight simulator game of all time?"
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IL-2 Sturmovik is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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125 48
Falcon 4.0: Allied Force is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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85 34
Falcon 4.0 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Falcon 4.0 Dec 12 1998

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81 34
Combat Flight Simulator 2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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79 33
Red Baron is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Red Baron 1990

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101 49
Combat Flight Simulator WWII E... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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78 35
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quarantinetimer added Digital Combat Simulator: A-10C Warthog 2011

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60 25
IL-2 Sturmovik: Forgotten Batt... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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70 34
Jane's USAF is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Jane's USAF 1999

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55 24
Jane's AH-64D Longbow is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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52 22
Aces of the Pacific is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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60 29
Jane's F/A-18 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Jane's F/A-18 Jan 01 1999

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54 25
EF2000 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
EF2000 1995

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47 20
F-19 Stealth Fighter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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35 12
Aces Over Europe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
StevenClark added Aces Over Europe

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49 23
Jane's F-15 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Jane's F-15 1998

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55 28
Combat Flight Simulator 3: Bat... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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48 24
IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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39 17
War Thunder is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
KennethP.Hargis added War Thunder

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25 6
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ValosarAria added IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover Mar 22 2011

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48 25
Ace Combat 5: The Unsung War is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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53 30
Jane's Longbow 2 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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37 17
Pacific Fighters is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Pacific Fighters Jan 01 2004

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52 30
Tornado is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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31 14
Gunship 2000 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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38 20
Jane's WWII Fighters is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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28 12
Night Hawk: F-117A Stealth Fig... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
StevenClark added Night Hawk: F-117A Stealth Fighter 2.0

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24 9
F-22: Air Dominance Fighter is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
JanBerling added F-22: Air Dominance Fighter 1997

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Ace Combat Zero: The Belkan Wa... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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30 16
Ace Combat 04: Shattered Skies is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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31 17
MiG Alley is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
MiG Alley 1999

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24 11
Wings of Glory is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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ValosarAria added Chuck Yeager's Air Combat 1991

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28 16
Jane's US Navy Fighters 97 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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23 12
F-15 Strike Eagle III is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
F-15 Strike Eagle III Jan 01 1993

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13 3
Strike Fighters 2 is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Strike Fighters 2 Dec 22 2008

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20 10
Jane's Fighters Anthology is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Jane's Fighters Anthology 1997

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22 12
Jane's IAF: Israeli Air Force is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Jane's IAF: Israeli Air Force 1998

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23 13
Gunship is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Gunship 1986

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29 19
Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberat... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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24 15
Dawn Patrol is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Dawn Patrol Jan 01 1994

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26 17
F-15 Strike Eagle II is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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18 10
B-17: Fortress in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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19 11
Strike Commander is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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27 19
Lock-On is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Lock-On 1986

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European Air War is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Pat Lanphier added European Air War This was a very entertaining sim with dozens of scenarios and excellent graphics. It was also easy to fly for a klutz like me.

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F-22 is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time
F-22 1999

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38 31
Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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20 14
Knights of the Sky is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time

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29 25
After Burner is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Combat Flight Simulator Games of All Time