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USENIX 2004 Annual Technical Conference, FREENIX Track — Abstract

Pp. 171–182 of the Proceedings

The FlightGear Flight Simulator

Alexander R. Perry, PAMurray


The open source flight simulator FlightGear is developed from contributions by many talented people around the world. The main focus is a desire to `do things right' and to minimize short cuts. FlightGear has become more configurable and flexible in recent years making for a huge improvement in the user's overall experience. This overview discusses the project, recent advances, some of the new opportunities and newer applications.
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