OK 6.16 is here! New stuff:
Version 6 Overview
Critical naming convention change! The custom ENGINE sounds should now
be named "acf_name eng1", "acf_name eng2", etc. This is so you can have
many DIFFERENT custom engines on your planes if you do a custom B-36, autogyro,
Visible slats, just like with the speedbrakes! (as requested)
View left and up and right and up for the turn to final in a VFR pattern.
See the view menu. Kind of nice.
Auto-brakes are now only 75% effort (more like what is normally used in
practice, not 100% like before) and ABS (like in reality, will not lock
Manuevering are rockets now available to push your craft in ANY direction...
check them out in the VTOL screen in plane-maker beside the puffers...
Tack them onto a plane as retro rockets to slow down or even "jump-boosters"
to pop you up into the air like a JATO... great fun to experiment with
for VTOL research!
These rockets were originally designed to manuever spacecraft in orbit,
but the retro-rocket and "vertical boost" applications are very cool to
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