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kris
03-09-2007, 11:52
Hidden feature built in to Google Earth 4.2 that lets you fly anywhere on earth.

To open Flight Simulator:
on PC press: Ctrl + Alt + A
on MAC press: command + Option + A

or select menu TOOLS:Enter Flight Simulator

controls info here:

Flight Simulator Keyboard Controls - Google Earth User Guide (http://earth.google.com/intl/en/userguide/v4/flightsim/index.html)

http://aycu28.webshots.com/image/27467/2004959370567269765_rs.jpg


The new Google Earth also has a planetarium feature that is pretty good. Shows the night sky from your location complete with planets and deep space objects like galaxies.:thumbsup:

Guest
04-09-2007, 09:06
Which version have you? No "Flight simulator" in the Tools menu in 4.2

kris
04-09-2007, 12:23
Which version have you? No "Flight simulator" in the Tools menu in 4.2

4.2

Flight Simulator Keyboard Controls - Google Earth User Guide (http://earth.google.com/intl/en/userguide/v4/flightsim/index.html)

Guest
04-09-2007, 17:38
No such option in 4.2 :(

sevan
05-09-2007, 11:10
Which version have you? No "Flight simulator" in the Tools menu in 4.2

I don't have it in the Tools menu either, but the key commands worked. Cool!!

Hawk
05-09-2007, 22:02
Thanks a lot for that......... guess i'll have to go buy a joy stick.......