FreeFalcon 5.5

This is the free version of one of the most ambitious and enduring combat flight simulation of all time, Falcon 4.  FreeFalcon 5.5 is the result of more than 10 years of community improvements and updates to the original Falcon 4, which was released in 1998.  Choose between dozens of different types of aircraft in this flight simulator within a war simulator.

Manage the air war and fly for Egypt, Syria, Israel, Serbia, the UN, or any of the other combatants in historically accurate simulations of thousands of aircraft and vehicles in the Yom Kippur War, the Six Day War, Lebanon Invasion or Balkans conflict.  The download links below include Free Falcon 5.5 and various add-one theaters

Application Details:

Version: 5.5
License: Free to use and share
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 5.0.3

Maintainers: About Maintainership

Free Download linux installer for Free Falcon 5.5 and 3 other classic sims Free Download Free Falcon 5.5 and 4 theaters

Test Results

Old test results
The test results for this version are very old, and as such they may not represent the current state of Wine. Please consider submitting a new test report.
Selected Test Results

What works

All functionality works.

What does not


What was not tested


Hardware tested


  • GPU: Nvidia
  • Driver: proprietary

Additional Comments

installs under wine with no problems, works with high graphics resolutions

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentUbuntu 20.04 "Focal" (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 24 20205.0.3Yes Yes NoPlatinumMarc Cantelon 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
21843 FreeFalcon 5.3: Crash when attempting to fly a mission NEW View
38949 Free Falcon 5.x/6.x configuration editor segfaults on start (loader must take invalid IMAGE_LOAD_CONFIG_DIRECTORY values into account) CLOSED FIXED View

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