indeed it does not.
That's what I get for winging it without listening to and following directions...
Zipper5 mentioned to me how but I didn't document it at the time...
try this instead. go to
My Documents, Take On Helicopters other profiles, your name.
open up YourName.cfg
edit the line preferredTrafficViewDistance=1000; to your desired value, then save
the value can only go as low as 100 in Video Options, this way it can be set to 0.
I CONFIRM this as working. heheheh sorry .
reference my cfg