Frontier Elite 2
Copyright (C) 1995-2001, Frontier Developments Ltd
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FRONTIER ELITE 2
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duplication or disclosure by the U.S. Government is subject to restrictions set forth in
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Computer SOFTWARE clause at DFARS 252.227-7013 (Oct 1988), or at 252.211-7015 (Jun
1987), and in similar clauses in the NASA FAR Supplement. Contractor/manufacturer is Frontier
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Should you have any questions concerning this License, or if you desire to contact Frontier
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Cambridge, CB5 9HA, England
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