Free Software Magazine: Flying High with FlightGear
Nov 08, 2006, 21:15 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Alan Berg)
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"FlightGear is a top notch and highly accurate free software
flight simulator. The software has no kill or be killed situations.
Don;t expect arcade like dogfights and precision bombing. Such
features are not included. However, with a large range of planes to
choose from and with most of the world covered by accurate maps
expect a realistic experience as near to a holodeck as software
only can allow.
"FlightGear is platform agnostic, the simulator has been
compiled and run under Linux, Windows, BSDUNIX, SGIIRIX, Sun-OS,
and Macintosh. A flying experience makes a pleasant change of pace