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    In that map segment you posted, KAXH and 6R3 are...

    In that map segment you posted, KAXH and 6R3 are "uncontrolled" airports (no tower), KTME, KSGR etc. are airports with towers, and HU, JY, KCXO and LYD are some form of navaid (hard for me to make...
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    Good point Tim.

    Good point Tim.
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    Properly, I think you are looking at magenta...

    Properly, I think you are looking at magenta circles, rather than brown (some graphics setups don't have proper colors), which do have that purplish hue on the legend, as Tim says. So assuming this...
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    The simple answer is that yes you SHOULD have to...

    The simple answer is that yes you SHOULD have to do so (by system design), since you cannot minimize any full screen. You MUST be in windowed mode to minimize. In full screen, nothing else "exists"...
  5. Thread: How To Videos

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    Continuing the theme of how proper training can...

    Continuing the theme of how proper training can benefit the simmer, I came across an interesting article on the AOPA (Aircraft Owners and Pilot's Association) website. John Olcott who, among other...
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    Actually ADE can put things most anywhere, though...

    Actually ADE can put things most anywhere, though I think you have to start with an airport reference. I've done things many miles from an airport, such as the parking lot and some buildings on top...
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    What is AGS?

    What is AGS?
  8. Thread: Scenery in water

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    There are some anomalies in FSX scenery,...

    There are some anomalies in FSX scenery, including flying cars, floating (in the air) buildings, and scenery that is somewhat offset from where it should be. The "water problem" is often exacerbated...
  9. Thread: Sim vs real life

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    If the pilot keeps it coordinated, you won't even...

    If the pilot keeps it coordinated, you won't even feel that. If you feel ANY side-to-side movement then the pilot isn't quite doing rudder properly (might be very close, though), though the very mild...
  10. Thread: Sim vs real life

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    piet, That "VIP Member" notation is something...

    piet,

    That "VIP Member" notation is something that many folks here will have noted on every post, just as yours says "Member" and mine says "Top Gun" -- those are automatically put in by the forum...
  11. Thread: Altitude issues

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    That's what I suspected, but it's best if he...

    That's what I suspected, but it's best if he fills in the blanks for us so that we get him the answer he needs.


    This statement is a tad confusing to me, mallcott. There is QFE (not used in the...
  12. Thread: Altitude issues

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    You might describe the situation a bit further,...

    You might describe the situation a bit further, including how you know it's the "improper altitude," ATC perhaps? What is "constantly?" Does it mean every five minutes, every 30 seconds, or what? Are...
  13. Thread: Sim vs real life

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    OK, not having this new version of the sim, I...

    OK, not having this new version of the sim, I don't know all the NAV ins and outs, but expected it would be similar to FSX and P3D. Still, sometimes the turns by the real ones are easy to miss,...
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    It's at least partly because you are deceived in...

    It's at least partly because you are deceived in real life about a "pretty straight cruise." Certainly there are long stretches that are straight, but I suspect there are many turns (done gently,...
  15. Thread: Spot view camera

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    Thanks, Tom, I couldn't remember that option --...

    Thanks, Tom, I couldn't remember that option -- been too long.
  16. Thread: Spot view camera

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    It's been too many years since I had/saw FS9, but...

    It's been too many years since I had/saw FS9, but in FSX spot view doesn't rotate, although in one mode it is almost like it's on a rubber band during maneuvering. There's a function available to...
  17. One brief caveat: There are a very few ILSs whose...

    One brief caveat: There are a very few ILSs whose slope is not 3º (should be noted on the approach plate), but usually hitting the APP button a little earlier can still take care of that.
  18. Thread: How To Videos

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    You're welcome. He periodically appears with...

    You're welcome. He periodically appears with videos in the Featured Articles sidebar on these pages, such as the three he has there now. Glad they're helping.
  19. OK- "cdl" didn't mean much, CDI I understand, but...

    OK- "cdl" didn't mean much, CDI I understand, but I couldn't figure out what that "l" (lowercase L) was.

    You're right, I haven't flown that G1000. I thought it would be about the same as the...
  20. What is "It," that is, you say "It" is a VOR...

    What is "It," that is, you say "It" is a VOR because you're in the Mooney, but I don't follow that statement, since an ILS isn't a VOR, nor is the city a VOR.



    Do you change the GPS/NAV switch...
  21. Thread: How To Videos

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    How To Videos

    I'm rather surprised at how little mention there is in these forums about the excellent videos done by "thecorporatepilotdad" about various aspect of flying, the latest being traffic patterns and...
  22. Thread: Why no 2D Panel?

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    Such things happen after 5+ years... This is an...

    Such things happen after 5+ years... This is an old thread. And you don't mention WHICH link, since there are no links in the few posts above.
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    Well, glad you got it fixed. Apparently you had a...

    Well, glad you got it fixed. Apparently you had a corrupted installation of FSUIPC.
  24. Nice- This is a maneuver that I suspect most...

    Nice- This is a maneuver that I suspect most simmers are unaware of, but that can benefit them greatly if they will practice it, and as you mention towards the end, the skill developed will help them...
  25. Sorry- the right hand patterns must have been in...

    Sorry- the right hand patterns must have been in the other video. Guess my mind mixer is working overtime. :pilot:

    And yes, I can see a mile in a jet, speed makes a big difference -- my thinking...
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