3D Helicopter Simulator by Sierra - 1987
Exhibit: 3D Helicopter Simulator (1987) by Sierra

Publisher: Sierra
Programmer: Joe Wofford
Comments: Released in 1987, this sim must have been one of the first to support head to head play via a modem. For it's time it looked outstanding with 3 dimensional polygon choppers and scenery.

Artwork & packaging

These are the physical components of the flight sim package. In the years 2010 onwards more and more software was purchased via download.

Box art 3D Helicopter Simulator (1987) by Sierra: Box Art 3D Helicopter Simulator (1987) by Sierra: Box Art
Advertising 3D Helicopter Simulator (1987) by Sierra: Manual cover
5.25" floppy disk 3D Helicopter Simulator (1987) by Sierra: CD 1
Source Code Right click to download the original code - 107k zip file

"Failure of your engine during flight will always result in your death"

From the documentation.

3D Helicopter Simulator by Sierra - 1987

3D Helicopter Simulator by Sierra - 1987