Flanker 2.0 Game Cheats
Although not a documented feature, pressing the V key will
make your plane invulnerable to damage or enemy fire.
Unfortunately, this cheat won't work in the sim's campaign
Each of the default scripted missions can be "declassified"
at the Mission Editor screen's pull-down menu. Although a
password is asked for, you can leave this blank, because SSI
has applied a null password setting here. Once the mission
is declassified, you can edit it to your heart's content.
(Tinkering with the Skills settings, for example, will allow
you to enact the V key cheat and other newbie aids, such as
"Hard Landings" and "Allow Recovery.") The campaign missions
are still classified, but SSI plans to release the appropriate
password for them at an unspecified future date.
When linking up with other players for a cooperative
multiplayer match, you can get a clearer view of each
other's positions by turning on wingtip smoke with the
It turns out that the release version of Flanker 2.0 is
incompatible with the latest set of 3dfx DX7 drivers.
A patch may already be in place by the time you read
this at SSI's dedicated Web site.