Flight simulation games
Pilot a plane through the skies
List of Flight simulation games
This is a list of free/libre flight simulation games:
FlightGear is a 3D flight simulation game. The entire game is licensed under the GNU General Public License. It is also sold on 3 DVDs. It is written in the C++  and C  programming languages.
The project was started in 1996, with its first release in 1997.
|Thunder&Lightning||2007-11-10||Flight simulation, RTS|
The latest version is 071111, released on November 10, 2007.
|Search and Rescue||2011-08-07||Flight simulation|
Search and Rescue is a 3D helicopter-based air rescue flight simulator game written by WolfPack Entertainment. The latest version of the game is 1.4.0 released on 2011-08-07. It is licensed under GPL.
It has simple, not very realistic, controls, and is mission-based.
SABRE is a fighter plane simulator for X11 or svgalib, which takes place in the Korean war. The latest version of the game is 0.2.4b in 1999.
|Vertigo (game)||2002-04-10||Flight simulator|
|GL-117||March 12th, 2005||Combat flight simulation|
GL-117 is a combat flight simulator by Thomas Drexl and others. The latest version is 1.3.2.
|ACM||2020-04-16||Flight simulation games|
ACM is a multiplayer flight simulator. Several civilian and military aircraft and two scenes are included. The game works without a server, the clients communicate using IEEE Distributed Interactive Simulation protocol (DIS).
|Airrace||6th of December 2010||Flight simulator|
Airrace is a proof-of-concept app for the Aviation flight simulator. Its aim is to provide some level of realism while still keeping things simple. In airrace you fly a light plane thru an obstacle course of pylons. There are 7 practice courses and 5 race tracks. Airrace runs on top of the Techne platform which is a general purpose, programmable, interactive, physical simulator and renderer. Airrace can take advantage of hardware acceleration but can also be run without it.
|Combat Simulator Project||September 21, 2007||Flight Simulation|
Combat Simulator Project aka CSP is an aerial combat simulator. The latest version of the game is 0.2180 released on September 21, 2007. It is primary written in the C++ programming language and is licensed under the GPLv2.
|RedShift||December 23th, 2006||Flight simulation game|
RedShift is a Flight simulation game in the spirit of GL-117, developed by Christian Haag. The game is licensed under the GPL v2. The latest version of the game is 0.1.1 on December 23th, 2006. It is written in the C programming language.
|Search and Rescue II||2020-06-20||Flight simulation|
|Fictional Air Combat||2012-10-09|
Fictional Air Combat is a flight simulator in the early development stages. It does not to simulate real aircraft or historical war scenarios, only fictional ones, hence the name. The game revolves around fighter aircraft.
- FlightGear's copyright file at Debian Packages
- FlightGear-data copyright file at Debian Packages
- FlightGear sourceforge.net project page
- Flightgear FAQ
- Thunder&Lightning about page
- Thunder and Lighting release announcement for 071031
- Search and Rescue copyright file in Debian.
- Search and Rescue data copyright file in Debian.
- The about page of Search and Rescue (dead)
- SABRE review on Linux Gazette.
- "Development has stopped - do not expect further releases." -- http://stjerneskud.info/vertigo/
- Distribution section of Vertigo's online user manual
- GL-117 Team
- gl-117 license in Debian
- Release announcement for 0.2180 on sourceforge.net
- Sourceforge.net project page for CSP
- RedShift's COPYING file
- RedShift's user page on SourceForge.net.
- Redshift's download page
- Project about page