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Changelog 3.2

10 bytes added, 14:08, 12 October 2014
Started cleanup; we agreed the video is very nice, but doesn't really show many new features, apart from the 777.
FlightGear features more than 400 aircraft, a worldwide scenery database, a multi-player environment, detailed sky modelling, a flexible and open aircraft modelling system, varied networking options, multiple display support, a powerful scripting language and an open architecture. Best of all, being open-source, the simulator is owned by the community and everyone is encouraged to contribute.
Download FlightGear v3.0 2 for free from [http://www.flightgear.org FlightGear.org].Version 3.2 will be released soon. A video created by one of the testers showing some of the major new features of FlightGear v3.2. {{#ev:youtube|EoNQ1NpcnMw}}
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'''Aircraft Modeling'''
* galvedro's work: [[A Failure Management Framework for FlightGear]]has been added* additional Additional aircraft have started adopting Gijs' the [[NavDisplay|Canvas navigation display]]that was introduced with FlightGear 3.0.
'''JSBSim'''
* The JSBSim flight dynamics model now has support for ground effects (see newsletter 02/2014)like bumpiness, solid-ground detection and adjusting of friction factors. Additionally, bogey type contact points sink in non-solid surfaces, making it no longer possible to ride on water.
'''Atmospheric Light Scattering'''
* EarthView, a simple orbital rendering engine based on projecting a textured sphere into the scene. By default, EarthView uses low resolution textures, however using hires textures e.g. from the NASA [http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/ Visible Earth] project very realistic results from altitudes above 100 km can be achieved.
 * new New deciduous and needle tree textures with much improved visuals * new New regional texture definitions for Ireland, Alaska/Northwest territories and US Southwest
'''Performance'''
* Torsten's metar work, newradio, mongoose httpd
* HTTP: improve handling of connection errors
* [[FGCamera]] (external addon, not yet reviewed/committed as of 03/2014)
* Windows installer has been reworked
* Windows installer creates 3 news directories pre-configured in FGRun:
''' Usability '''
* Windows users are now able to use the scrollwheel scroll wheel in dialog lists  ''' Internationalization ''' 
''' Scenery '''
'''Bug fixes'''
 
* See [http://code.google.com/p/flightgear-bugs/issues/list?can=1&q=Milestone%3D3.2 our bugtracker] for an extensive, yet incomplete, list of the bugs fixed in this release.
[[Category:FlightGear changelogs]]

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