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Welcome to the third edition of the [[FlightGear]] Newsletter.
This edition is still being written, so feel free to contribute,
The newsletter is still a bit thin on contributions, so if you'd like to contribute, please feel free to log onto the wiki and start editing the next edition [[FlightGear Newsletter October 2009| here]]. We're still looking for a permanent (or even a temporary) newsletter editor, so if you'd like to get involved, have a look on the [http://www.flightgear.org/forums/ Forums].
Particular functional improvements include better distribution of clouds across the sky (no more obvious grids) and better modelling of stratus clouds.
==In the hangar==
Speaking of ILS approaches and instrument flying, [http://www.nacomatic.com www.nacomati.com] provides a very convenient source for approach plates in the USA. These are published in the public domain by the FAA, but the default format of a PDF file for each page is a real pain to deal with. This website allows you to download all the plates for a given state or area as a single PDF with sensible ordering.
[[Category:FlightGear Newsletter|2009 9]]