The latest version of Flightgear
, version 0.9.8
has been released. For those of you who may not have heard of it, FlightGear
is a complete open source Flight Simulator program that is available for download totally free of charge.The project was started by those who became disillusioned with modern commercial software and decided the time was right to develop a free alternative. For more information, click on Read More.
This latest version includes support for many platforms including Windows, Max OS X,Linux, FreeBSD, Solaris and sgi. Features include real time weather downloads via the internet, 3D virtual cockpits and over 20,000 airports world-wide all free and all open coded.
To check out a full list of features, see screenshots or download the entire project, visit the FlightGear website here
About Ian Stephens
Ian Stephens is a Flight Simulation enthusiast with a keen interest in aviation and technology. He has been writing for Fly Away Simulation for over 9 years.