Projects / FlightTrack


FlightTrack is a GPS track viewing and downloading software for MacOS X designed with light aviation pilots in mind. Its main functions are downloading tracks from GPS/logger, viewing tracks in 3D over a the terrain rendered in 3D, saving tracks in IGC format, and opening/viewing IGC files created by other software.

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Recent releases

  •  05 Jun 2003 20:49

    Release Notes: Several bugs that lead to crashes when opening tracks were fixed. More interactivity was added to the altitude graph of the track log. A bug when downloading tracks from a MLR GPS has been fixed.

    •  25 May 2003 18:52

      Release Notes: A bug that prevented the terrain from appearing when rendering is not hardware accelerated (default on NVidia systems) has been fixed. The polygon offset function can now be adjusted in the preferences. It allows you to fine tune the appearance of track 'shadows' over the ground. The appearance of the window when no terrain is available has been improved.

      •  24 May 2003 19:45

        Release Notes: The interface has been improved. For instance, FlightTrack can now display a graph of the altitude along the track. The altitude zoom factor in the 3D window can now be adjusted. Track points can now be selected directly by clicking on them in the 3D view. A bug that led to corrupt tracks when downloading from a MLR 24 GPS was fixed. Other major bugs that occured when selecting tracks in the menu were fixed.

        •  26 Mar 2003 20:20

          No changes have been submitted for this release.


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