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ATC ILS Approach

Postby ronaldl93 » Sun Apr 19, 2020 7:06 am

Hi guys.
New to FlightGear. Coming from a MS Flight Sim background, but haven't really played as of late as it's Windows only. Last night, I dusted off my old joystick and thought I'd download the latest FlightGear onto my Macbook Pro and so far it's great. Runs very smoothly and I got the hang of it relatively quickly.

Just a small question, on MSFS (the later ones) it was possible to be navigated via ATC commands from one destination to another (and especially the last bit to be latched onto the localiser) using the built in ATC.

This morning I setup a route from RKSI to RJBB (https://flightplandatabase.com/plan/2867522) and flew all the way from Seoul to Osaka in a 737-300.. but being too used to MSFS, on the final stretch, interacting with the built in ATC (with SpokenATC addon) turned out to be a bit of a disaster and ended up playing around with the radio a bit too much and completely missed the runway.

Anyone know of some guides or tutorials or can give some more info on how to achieve this in Flight Gear?

I was reading the wiki, but most ATC related guides talk about multiplayer and communicating with actual ATC and not like text based AI/Computer ATC, which I'm sure is built into FlightGear.

Cheers.
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Re: ATC ILS Approach

Postby Johan G » Sun Apr 19, 2020 12:09 pm

Currently there is not really an offline AI ATC available, though work on something like that is in the works as RedGriffin ATC.
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