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Update 17.02.2021 (

  • A bug which would cause the preview of the main Battle Pass  prize to disappear after being opened and returning back to the Battle Pass window has been fixed.
  • Achievement conditions have been changed according to "weapon type":
    • tank ATGMs and ship-based anti-ship missiles were removed from the "missile" type of armament and moved to the "ATGM / AShM" type (added to the aviation ATGM);
    • “Missiles” are now named “rocket (unguided)” and no longer include tank ATGMs and ship-based anti-ship missiles;
    • Added a new type of weapon - SAM;
    • The conditions for obtaining the corresponding achievements and challenges have been clarified.
  • A rare game crash caused by a missing decoration model has been fixed.
  • A bug has been fixed where the hanger lacked illumination at night from the spotlights if the hangar randomly appeared after quitting a game session.
  • A bug where it wasn’t possible to control the aircraft gunner when playing with a gamepad has been fixed.

The current provided changelog reflects the major changes within the game as part of this Update. Some updates, additions and fixes may not be listed in the provided notes. War Thunder is constantly improving and specific fixes may be implemented without the client being updated.