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Modifiying Aircraft.csv or aircraft.txt file - is it a viable solution?


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Just one line from SDK's fs10.AircraftTypes.csv:

BE58-3b,Beech Baron 58 Paint3,200,40,120,50,661,4000,HARD,6,RAMP,50,yes,no

This 4000ft minimum required runway lengh is what bothers me right now, since I'd like to use this aircraft (and some other that use the same or even higer value as minimum runway lenght,also)to fly to and from an airport that has just a tiny little bit shorter runway - 3800ft. This airport is not included in default scenery, so my question is: Is it possible to alter the particular property (minimum runway lenght)so my modified aircraft would be able to use a shorter runway?
The aircraft.txt is only used by TrafficDatabase builder When Compiling a Schedules file ,some eliments are only used when compiling Auto Schedules ,I Think runway length is one, HARD,SOFT runway type maby another.


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Yes, I know that it's only relevant for the TDB, but I'm not sure what happens to the traffic if somebody modifies aircraft properties in aircraft.csv. Will modified data be accepted by the compiler? If not, will traffic generated using this modified data behave normally? Anyone has any expirience with this?