There are 22 other file types using
the MDL file extension!

mdl icon.mdl - DigitalTracker/DigiTrakker music module

empty icon.mdl - MDL Molchemical modeller data

empty icon.mdl - Rational Rose object design model file

empty icon.mdl - Vensim model

empty icon.mdl - IBM Cognos Model Definition Language file

empty icon.mdl - 3D GameStudio model entity

empty icon.mdl - Animation:Master 3D model

empty icon.mdl - ASTi Model Builder data

empty icon.mdl - MapShots data

empty icon.mdl - Mighty Draw DOS library

empty icon.mdl - Moray wireframe model

mdl icon.mdl - id Tech 2 game engine model

empty icon.mdl - RapidForm file

empty icon.mdl - Simulink simulation model

empty icon.mdl - Steam Source SDK model content data

empty icon.mdl - Symbian OS MIME type library

mdl icon.mdl - Blizzard Entertainment 3D model

empty icon.mdl - Men of War: Assault Squad 2 model

empty icon.mdl - Leadwerks Game Engine model

empty icon.mdl - Lectra Modaris clothing design

empty icon.mdl - Luigi's Mansion 3D model

empty icon.mdl - STAR-CD model data

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MDL file extension - Flight Simulator 95/98 3D model

What is mdl file? How to open mdl files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The mdl file extension is associated with the computer game Flight Simulator, a popular civil flight simulator developed by Microsoft .

A mdl file  contains 3D model of airplane used by Microsoft Flight Simulator version 95 and version 98.

MDL models might also be used in other programs. 

This mdl file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open mdl file:

Microsoft Flight Simulator for Windows 95 picture or screenshot

Microsoft Studios logoMicrosoft Flight Simulator for Windows 95  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Studios

Microsoft Flight Simulator for Windows 95 is popular civil flight simulator developed for Windows 95 operating system.

Microsoft Flight Simulator 98 picture or screenshot

Microsoft Studios logoMicrosoft Flight Simulator 98  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Studios

Microsoft Flight Simulator 98 is popular civil flight simulator developed by Microsoft. Flight Simulator is aimed at enthusiasts that features 3000 airports and precise recreations of 45 cityscapes. Flight modeling is provided by experts in both military and aerobatic fields. Helicopters and pre-launch planes are among those included.

Help how to open:

Likely only useable in the original game.

How to convert:

MDL2DXF program can convert MDL models to DXF format.

Find conversions from mdl file:

mdl to 3ds

mdl to dxf

mdl to fbx

mdl to obj

mdl to pdf

mdl to slx

mdl to stl

List of software applications associated to the .mdl 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 mdl file, edit mdl file, convert mdl file, view mdl file, play mdl file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting mdl files.

Software that import mdl file - Flight Simulator 95/98 3D model

Programs supporting the exension mdl on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about MDL2DXF for import mdl file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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