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Update language to emphasise the benefits to the user of features
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'''AI Traffic'''
 
'''AI Traffic'''
* Improved aircraft models and textures.
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* Aircraft models and textures have been improved.
    
'''Flight dynamics'''
 
'''Flight dynamics'''
* Synced with the JSBSim project.
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* FlightGear has been synced with the JSBSim project.
    
'''Environment'''
 
'''Environment'''
* Region-specific terrain textures for Europe, Hawaii. Now towns in Europe look different from towns in the USA.
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* Region-specific terrain textures are used for Europe and Hawaii. Now towns in Europe look different from towns in the USA.
* Random 3D buildings for urban areas, complete with lighting at night.
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* Cities and towns now look more poluated due to random 3D buildings, complete with lighting at night.
* Random objects, buildings and trees are only placed within specific areas of a terrain texture.
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* Scenery looks more realistic due to improved placement of random objects, buildings and trees.
 
* Airport signs with full apt.dat 850 syntax support. Models are rendered in 3D, with support for double-sided signs.
 
* Airport signs with full apt.dat 850 syntax support. Models are rendered in 3D, with support for double-sided signs.
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* You can now select between summer and winter scenery in-sim.
    
'''Interface'''
 
'''Interface'''
 
* Support for menu translations.
 
* Support for menu translations.
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* Navigation and route-manager data is now available through a Nasal API.
    
'''Highlighted new and improved aircraft'''
 
'''Highlighted new and improved aircraft'''
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'''Visual effects'''
 
'''Visual effects'''
 
* A new, experimental renderer, named after the famous painter Rembrandt, is included for testing purposes.
 
* A new, experimental renderer, named after the famous painter Rembrandt, is included for testing purposes.
* Easy selection of material files.
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* Easier selection of material files.
    
'''Other'''
 
'''Other'''
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** Saitek Pro Flight Yoke
 
** Saitek Pro Flight Yoke
 
** Speedlink Defender
 
** Speedlink Defender
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* A French partial translation of The FlightGear Manual is now available.
    
'''Bug fixes'''
 
'''Bug fixes'''

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