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ProSim A320 1.17 Changelog

ProSim A320 1.17 Changelog

November 23 2018 Release version 1.17 ===================================== FMS: – Added support for const mach segments – Added step alts – Revised conditions for arming ILS approach instead of RNAV approach – RNAV approach arming now causes selected vertical mode to switch to managed mode – Fixes for FMS phase transitions and FMA modes during takeoff … Continue reading

Weather Control Panel Pinout

Weather Control Panel Pinout

Weather Radar, Collins Type WCP-701 PN 622-5129-020 pinouts Connector J1 Power +28 VDC M/L (GND) Integral Backlight +5 VDC P/e On/Off V/G (pinouts are used for a voltage self test but can be substituted for joystick button functionality)Predictive Windshear Auto-On/Disable g ARINC429 (low speed) <h connect to ARINC429 board INPUT A <j connect to ARINC429 … Continue reading

Thales MCDU Conversion

Thales MCDU Conversion

The OEM Thales Multi-Function Control and Display Unit has now been converted with the assistance of Simulator Solutions, a local (Sydney) Australian based company.  Previously a FDS MCDU (reviewed here) was installed in the simulator – as a plug and play device this was a good substitute, but could never fully replace the keypad and … Continue reading

OZ Flight Sim Expo 2018

OZ Flight Sim Expo 2018

The Oz Flight Sim Expo begins Nov 17-18th at Illawarra Airport, one hour south drive from Sydney. I hope to catch up with our fellow flight sim builders and visit the HARS Aviation Museum. A Qantas 747 is in display in its final resting ground at the museum and should make for an interesting tour. Continue reading