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McDonnell Douglas MD-80
octal450 hangar
The MD-80
The MD-80
Type Airliner
Configuration Low wing aircraft, Monoplane aircraft, Retractable gear aircraft, Tricycle landing gear aircraft
Propulsion Twinjet (Jet aircraft, Twin-engine aircraft)
Manufacturer McDonnell Douglas
  • Josh Davidson (Octal450)
  • Gary Neely (Buckaroo)
  • legoboyvdlp
Status Advanced production
 FDM Stars-5.png
 Systems Stars-5.png
 Cockpit Stars-4.png
 Model Stars-4.png
Supports Checklists Canvas
 Repository The development repository of the McDonnell Douglas MD-80.
Download Download the aircraft package.
Forum 'McDonnell Douglas MD-80' topic on the FlightGear forum.

This is an accurate, and complex recreation of the McDonnell Douglas MD-80.

MD-80 Overview


  • MD-82 (JT8D-217A)
  • MD-83 (JT8D-219)

See the right InfoBox for the Repository, or Download. Remember to rename the aircraft's folder to "MD-80".

The Team

  • Flight Dynamics, Systems: Josh Davidson (Octal450)
  • Instruments: Josh Davidson (Octal450), legoboyvdlp, Gary Neely (Buckaroo), chad3006
  • 3D/Textures: Gary Neely (Buckaroo), legoboyvdlp


Thank you to the following people for their contributions to this project!

  • Necolatis: Help on the MFD System
  • Various others: Liveries, Some Code, Some 3D Models, Some Textures


Key Function
1 Show Captains View
2 Show First Officers View
3 Show Overhead View
4 Show Forward Pedestal View
5 Show Aft Pedestal View
6 Show FGCP Panel View
F1 Disengage/Decrease Reverse Thrust
F2 Engage/Increase Reverse Thrust
C Reset Current View
E Set Idle Thrust
F Set Full Thrust
DEL Toggle Thrust Reversers
CTRL+B Cycle Spoilers
Shift+B Toggle Parking Brake
Shift+C Open Checklist Dialog
CTRL+D Disconnect Autothrottle
Shift+D Disconnect Autopilot
CTRL+G Takeoff/Go Around Button