[jhb_airlines] Re: Holding Patterns

  • From: gwinsk@xxxxxxx
  • To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 16 Nov 2004 12:21:50 -0000

Doh! Forget I asked; please. I'd just remembered to RTFM, then noticed a very 
button, labelled "Fly Holding" on the FSNav's FMS panel. It flies the hold 
quite well. Do 
they do this in real life, or fly it manually?

Gerry Winskill

On 16 Nov 2004 at 11:58, gwinsk@xxxxxxx wrote:

> Practicing Missed Approaches, today, at Newcastle, I needed to go into
> a hold, at 2500', at the NT NDB. I got FSNav, which didn't have an
> active flightplan, to set up a hold pattern, over the beacon. I
> couldn't find a way of getting it to fly the hold, though following
> the pattern using the AP's Heading settings wasn't difficult. I'll bet
> I'm missing something obvious!
> Gerry Winskill
> gwinsk@xxxxxxx

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