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KonstantinL100
07-18-2004, 08:33 AM
What are your favourite areas on the maps? Anything I could fly over and have a nice look at?

KonstantinL100
07-18-2004, 08:33 AM
What are your favourite areas on the maps? Anything I could fly over and have a nice look at?

Tully__
07-18-2004, 08:49 AM
Helsinki stadium.

Leningrad docks and the island fortress west of Leningrad in the Gulf of Finland.

The Reichstag & Brandenberg gate in Berlin.

The castle & monastary in the crimea. The castle is on the coast not far from Yalta IIRC and the monastary is at the north east corner of some town inland, sorry but I don't recall the name.

The mountains along the Kuban and Crimea coasts are good if you like mountains.

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hughlb2
07-18-2004, 10:35 AM
Apparently there is a crater from an asteroid strike on the Smolensk map. Somebody gave directions to it in an old post, it just looks like a round lake or something.

PBNA-Boosher
07-18-2004, 10:37 AM
All of the above AND:

The oasis on the desert map.

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LEXX_Luthor
07-18-2004, 01:29 PM
Southeast Kuban map with all the uber mountains and valleys. With the right plane you can set down on, and take off from, some of the flat mountain tops.

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Vortex_uk
07-18-2004, 01:34 PM
Le Harvre,Caen in Normandy is pretty good to look at,especially if you add a sunset to the map and fly over the fields with a nice looking plane,really calming.

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Sienikeitto
07-18-2004, 02:39 PM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Tully__:
Helsinki stadium.
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That's weird because it was built in 1952...

plumps_
07-18-2004, 05:54 PM
A second phase of construction was finished in 1952, but the first phase was from 1934-38. It was built for the Olympic Games of 1940, which were cancelled because of the war. Here is some more information about the stadium:
http://www2.helsinginsanomat.fi/english/archive/news.asp?id=20031118IE1

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