I have been using Touch controllers in flight simming since at least 2016 with FlyInside and on XP10! This is not recreating the wheel! MS/Asobo need to bring this item to the top of the list. It cannot be that hard, just hire one of the Flyinside or LR/XPlane guys.
You should probably vote on the existing thread: https://forums.flightsimulator.com/t/vr-controller-support-is-missing-please-add-in-addition-to-3d-mouse
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