An afl file extension is related to the X-Plane a flight simulator. An afl file stores game data.

There are 2 other file types using
the AFL file extension!

empty - Xmap related data

empty - AFLI-editor picture image

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Software that open afl file

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AFL file extension - X-Plane data

What is afl file? How to open afl files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The afl file extension is associated with X-Plane, a flight simulator, developed by Laminar Research for Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac OS X and Linux operating systems.

The afl file contains game data used by X-Plane.

The default software associated to open afl file:

X-Plane icon

Laminar Research logoX-Plane  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Laminar Research

X-Plane is one of the most advanced flight simulators. Welcome to the world of props, jets, single- and multi-engine airplanes, as well as gliders, helicopters and VTOLs such as the V-22 Osprey and AV8-B Harrier.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .afl file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .afl file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open afl file, edit afl file, convert afl file, view afl file, play afl file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with afl file - X-Plane data

Click on the software link for more information about X-Plane. X-Plane uses afl file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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