Adding gliders to IF‼️

Hello everyone I hope you all are safe during everything going on in the world. For those who don’t know me, my name is Steven, I’m 14 years old and a irl glider pilot! I’m working on getting my private pilot glider license.

I believe with with project Metal coming IF should be able to run gliders and the weather effecting gliders.

For glider start/tow: I have an idea where gliders can only start At non-popular/ smaller(GA) airports to reduce the risk of trolls. I think that IF would be able to make a way to pre-select/ make a towplane route before spawning in and if atc is available they can approve/ deny it. If no atc is available then you spawn in and the tow plane goes. I think they can make it to where the towplane can maneuver around any conflicting traffic!

For gliding/thermaling: IF would need a way to generate thermals and/or ridge lift. I would love to fly cross country on IF.

For landing: Gliders would have priority over powered planes like irl flying.

If you have any questions feel free to PM me or comment and I’ll answer!

Hey! There’s already another feature request for Gliders:


Oh… didn’t see it thanks tho!

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I’d loooove to vote for gliders and trikes if only…

IF would include thermal one day soon…

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Definitely go vote for the original request :)