FlightGear - Multiplayer/Getting used to a map

December 2016


Many ask the question: how to locate yourself on a a map in FlightGear? Unlike Fligh Simulator, you must be online have these information (shortest path).


  • You must first choose your aircraft and the airport(departure). Then check the Multiplayer option, and fill:
  • Server: mpserver10.flightgear.org
  • Designation: The name you want to appear (pseudo)
  • Entry: 6000
  • Released: 5000
  • The multiplayer mode is now active.
  • Now, go here: FGMAP
  • In the "Pilots" tab, select your target. In the "Settings" tab, check "Always center Follows"
  • Now you can locate yourself more easily on the map.

Thanks to muneeb0786 for this tip

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