I didn’t really want to believe it, but now I have the optical proof.
I placed in the air at -179 degrees and flew west.
Then I switched on Tracing in FS Flight Control and waited. Exactly at the date boundary I was beamed once around the world.
Thanks to my large 49 inch monitor, I can also display this:
Suddenly the whole path was faded in. What a visual voodoo this is with the MSFS. Far from reality and it happens with every flight plan. But here I can fully recreate it.
Copernicus put it better 500 years ago.
I’m already waiting for Ship AI, which will then be hurled once around the globe at lightning speed.