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What is GFO?

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    What is GFO?


    I hope this doesn’t come across stupid.

    I was wondering what exactly GFO is and what it will do?

    I understand it will bring ACARS functionality to PMDG aircraft. What else might it do?

    All the best,


    James Lees - ATPL
    i9 10900k, 2080TI. P3D v5, MSFS, X Plane

    Hi James,

    Unfortunately all we can do is share this video.

    Beside that we‘re under NDA and it‘s up to PMDG to give further details once they are ready.
    i7-6700k, GTX 1080TI, 32GB DDR4 RAM @2666MHz, 4k
    Marc Ehnle


      At this point I have to ask... When will that be? This seems to just be getting dragged out to death.
      Paul Meade


        Speculation Only as a long-time forum-lurker....I am not part of the beta team or even know any of the PMDG staff.

        It has been (GFO) in development a while, and I suspect something this complicated is akin to shooting a moving target.

        It will arrive and be the cat's a$$ when it arrives. The coding behind this effort must be monumental.


        Mark Trainer
        Mark Trainer


        • RichardMcDonaldWoods
          RichardMcDonaldWoods commented
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          I agree with Mark. I have enormous expectations of GFO but until it is available we have to live years in expectation.

        I personally have ZERO expectations since I have no idea what that is. Is the NDA still in place? Because I see that this forum section is pretty much open.

        I am sorry for sarcasm, but in under this link - - I see words like "Randazzo said there are ‘hundreds of functions being added everyday". This is almost 3 yrs old news.
        So after adding hunderds of functions everyday it must be a true behemoth.



        Yes we are still under a NDA for GFO
        Alex Kulak
        PMDG Studier and flyer