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Best Flight Sticks For Xbox And PC In 2022

Whether you're playing Microsoft Flight Simulator or Star Wars Squadrons, these flight sticks can significantly enhance the experience.


The best flight sticks can make your experience with games such as Microsoft Flight Simulator and Star Wars Squadrons significantly more immersive. Microsoft Flight Simulator's resurgence on PC and then Xbox Series X|S made the extremely niche flight stick accessories quite a bit more popular. As a result, major accessory brands have released new flight sticks designed specifically with Microsoft Flight Simulator in mind. Whether you're looking for a flight stick for Xbox or PC, chances are you'll find what you're looking for in our roundup of the best flight sticks.

Most of the products here are HOTAS (or Hands-On Throttle and Stick), the industry standard for joysticks, and they'll simply give you much greater control over your flight experience and significantly heighten the immersion as well. It's best to stick with reputable brands like those mentioned above, even though some flight stick options can cost hundreds of dollars, because you can be sure of the flight stick's quality and durability.

Editor's Note: Article updated on August 10, 2022

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