Mapping utility to be used by users of the free flight simulator FlightGear
jMapView is a free and open source mapping application for FlightGear, the open-source flight simulator.
Here are some key features of "jMapView":
The Program parses the NavAid and Fixes files of an existing Flightgear installation and displays them as an overlay on a map from the OpenStreetMap Project.
The program listens on port 5500 for nmea packets from FighGear and displays the current plane location on the map. Additionally, the bearing to NavAids and Airports within the current view of the map is displayed.
The user can search for a specific airport, display information (like runways, ILS frequencies) about this airport.