Working Title G1000 v0.3.0-pre1

Changes in this version

Main features

  • Added track-up mode for both PFD and MFD
  • Fixed unwanted U-turn on ACTIVATE APPROACH
  • Fixed reversed behavior of NOSE UP/DN buttons in FLC mode
  • Added HPa mode to altimeter
  • Added a preference saving system tied to plane model
  • Configured it to currently preserve the following settings:
    • PFD and MFD brightness
    • V Speeds
    • Track up mode
    • Barometer mode
    • HSI settings for BRG1, BRG2, and DME
  • Support loading plane configuration information even in encrypted planes
  • Detect hardware avionics knobs in all models and configure them automatically
  • Added support for additional XML-configurable ENGINE pages on MFD
  • Lots of changes to colors and styling to closer match reality

PFD and MFD enhancements

  • Added new vertical column tape gauge for engine display
  • Updated circular gauge to support custom gradations and rounding
  • Added a flight path marker on the PFD when in Syn Vis mode above 30kts
  • Correctly handle wind data when on ground or wind speed <1 knot
  • Fixed reversed wind arrow at all times on MFD
  • Improve MFD soft key menus, including new switch for TRACK UP
  • Increased MFD max range to 2000 with more intermediate steps
  • Move weather radar to MAP page group, only show if radar is on board
  • Change brightness of PFD/MFD knobs and softkeys along with display

Styling improvements

  • Change PFD and MFD headers to more closely match the real font size, spacing, and colour
  • More accurate colors on attitude indicator, horizon, and map; new gradient on horizon
  • Updated flight director and attitude arrows
  • Updated styling of airport waypoint info page (more to come)
  • Updated styling of softkey menus to be more realistic


  • Added sample engine page configuration for G36 Bonanza
  • Fix false DON’T SINK alert when flying patterns / touch and goes
  • Improve representation of whole numbers as decimals