A Java 1.4 virtual machine. Since IridiumFlares 0.9, the version 1.5 of the JVM is strongly recommanded
The Java3d package
These applications can be downloaded from http://java.sun.com
Download the binary package
iridiumflares.jar is the executable package. You can execute it with the following command : java -jar iridiumflares.jar
Click on the Update button of the Elements panel to download the latest version of the definition of the orbital elements.