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by Prosdocimo
30 Jul 2018, 14:31
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Probably IRL is not mandatory but strongly recommended (thus mandatory as standard procedure) in case of one of the two A/P faillure during landing?
by Prosdocimo
29 Jul 2018, 18:52
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I did a test, you are right! It can land also with one AP button on
by Prosdocimo
28 Jul 2018, 18:21
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Please check François' posts around 24 - 29 september 2017. Both AP1/2 must be on in order to permit autoland . I'll do a test tomorrow
by Prosdocimo
27 Jul 2018, 09:43
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I think you can, old FMC is still available (shift+7?). You could manage it from there
by Prosdocimo
25 Jul 2018, 20:17
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Wulf, i had the same problem. I don't remember the fix, but just compare the electrical section in aircraft.cfg between A320cfm and an other airbus were things are ok. The first number should be 0 for all the entries if i recall well....
by Prosdocimo
23 Jul 2018, 16:11
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Yes in 2.0G they (Bjern and François) implemented this function. Autoland is only possible with AP1 and 2 activated
by Prosdocimo
23 Jul 2018, 14:07
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I also found an issue. I was landing using autoland feature. But I forgot to activate AP number 2. So the aircraft started a go around procedure but AP was still following the ILS slope. Thus I crashed with toga throttle and nose down! So the ILS capture mode should be disabled in event of a go aro...
by Prosdocimo
21 Jul 2018, 18:45
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I also found an issue. I was landing using autoland feature. But I forgot to activate AP number 2. So the aircraft started a go around procedure but AP was still following the ILS slope. Thus I crashed with toga throttle and nose down! So the ILS capture mode should be disabled in event of a go arou...
by Prosdocimo
21 Jul 2018, 15:16
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Is there a way to reset "trafic" alarm from TCAS? I was landing and it was pretty annoying as an aircraft was landing too behind me
by Prosdocimo
20 Jul 2018, 18:50
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi, I landed in Brindisi LIBR. I selected rwy 32 approach but I found Vapp 0 ! Could you please check? Thanks!
by Prosdocimo
27 May 2018, 11:38
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Please tell us which airport (ICAO), arrival and approach you have selected. Which fix was next when the panel began to freeze? Then there is a chance to duplicate this. Additional airport scenery used? Flight: From OJAI (No SID chosen) to HESH (DELMA RWY 22L STAR) Approach: RNAV RWY 22L Next fix: ...
by Prosdocimo
23 May 2018, 10:05
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Wulf, I realized that in your Mcdu I can read "version 2.0 beta G". I don't in my installation, but I installed the last Françoise 2.0G from his link. I only put my textures. What's wrong in your opinion? Don´t forget to delete the old A318FD-FMC.CAB, A319FD-FMC.CAB, A320FD-FMC.CAB and A321FD-FM...
by Prosdocimo
22 May 2018, 21:44
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Wulf, I realized that in your Mcdu I can read "version 2.0 beta G". I don't in my installation, but I installed the last Françoise 2.0G from his link. I only put my textures. What's wrong in your opinion?
by Prosdocimo
20 May 2018, 09:42
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Is it this very dark? (Panel lights on)

https://postimg.cc/image/dqsahk9xz/
by Prosdocimo
19 May 2018, 07:09
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Bjoern, I was talking about MCDU popup window. The console Mcdu is fine. I tested again the lights. I cannot turn on panel lights without touching dome lights switch. I must have dome lights on DIM position to automatically have panel lights. And turning it to BRT i have dome light. Why is there thi...
by Prosdocimo
18 May 2018, 20:09
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi I have an issue with dome lights. I installed the last complete package 2.0G. I am in darkness: if I switch the dome lights on DIM, i don't get dome's but panel instruments lights on (panel instr' lights knob turns on). If i switch dome lights to BRT is nice, i have dome light. In BRT, i can turn...
by Prosdocimo
16 May 2018, 17:17
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

That's what I use as I don't really want to zoom in so far that I cannot see what's happening out the window, I hope they both stay. I also need the engine start popup as the 3d ignition switch has never worked for me. I can still select slats 1 with no flaps when on the ground Francois. That's bec...
by Prosdocimo
15 May 2018, 14:08
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

About MCDU, i put background_color=10,20,30 to remove its transparency. This line needs to be put in [window07] field in panel.cfg for each aircraft @Flyer10. I read time ago that air model can't show it because there should be only 4 flap possible positions available in aircraft.cfg. But I am not s...
by Prosdocimo
09 May 2018, 17:18
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

So, if i understood well..

I select 1:
- If i am on ground, i get 1+F (F will be retracted automatically after 210kt airborne)
- If i am airborne, i get just slats.
by Prosdocimo
07 May 2018, 20:56
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I use the 04.06.2017. Weren't there some bugs in the 19.11.2017? I don't remember correctly
by Prosdocimo
07 May 2018, 08:09
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi François thank you for all your efforts. I think that most fo us could fly without acting on 2D panel. Several aircraft models on the web do not display it anymore nowadays.
by Prosdocimo
09 Apr 2018, 19:57
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi François thank you.
There is still a small issue about the MCDU popup tat night. There is too much contrast and thus the characters are a little difficult to read. I don't know how to fix it, maybe reducing contrast or bightness? I'll try next
by Prosdocimo
03 Apr 2018, 13:47
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Bjoern changed the start procedures in this way: "Engine startup is revised. Changes from François procedure: - You can't start both engines at the same time (bleed air constraints) - "Crank" mode on the engine mode selector is now operational (engage starter without igniting) - Fuel cross feed is o...
by Prosdocimo
02 Apr 2018, 06:55
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Is anyone else having the same problem that the radio stack doesn't come on? Hi, me too. But i set "avionics on/off" by choosing a keyboard key, and in this way it comes on. I don't know where is the avionics switch in the VC. On the radio panel there is also a small switch to make working the auto...
by Prosdocimo
01 Apr 2018, 21:09
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Sorry for VC model error. Current gauges works with the 19/11/2017 VC except Seatbel and No smoking switch. R I have updated and fixed Overhead gauge and A32x Common gauge and I will upload in few minutes with lastest VC. Prosdocimo, I don't know how to work with alpha channel on bitmap. Have you f...
by Prosdocimo
30 Mar 2018, 16:53
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Flyer10, not properly the latest.
In François v2.0, the file Airbus_A320_Int_Mod.mdl is dated 04/06/2017 (in PA320common/model.cockpit. In my previous airbus installation it was 19/11/2017 so more recent. There were several changes
by Prosdocimo
29 Mar 2018, 20:33
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

When I turn on the cabin light, MCDU texture disappear. It become black Panel light off: all is ok http://freenavdbgroup.com/Temp/Image1.jpg Panel light on : MCDU lost its texture (same thing for 2D gauge: http://freenavdbgroup.com/Temp/Image2.jpg Hi I found that if you remove the black color to th...
by Prosdocimo
29 Mar 2018, 17:46
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hello guys, Sorry for the delay, but I have found a little time this weekend to work on project. So I prepared a pack, with all A32x family updated with Bjoern's VC and nexw feature. As I began Bjoern, many files are now placed in the "PA A32x_Common" folder: - VC textures with 1024, 2048 or 4096 c...
by Prosdocimo
04 Mar 2018, 21:45
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Airport database updated with new "AIRAC" 03032018 : New Airports : USSS - Iekaterinbourg Koltsovo - Russia By Martien Van Rooten UWKD - Kazan - Russia by Martien Van Rooten UWUU - Ufa - Russia by Martien Van Rooten Updated airports : KBIL 4.02 - Billings - USA (Montana) by Wulf Bindewald KBUR 4.05...
by Prosdocimo
16 Feb 2018, 06:58
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Flavio, your issue happened at leat twice in this forum. I don't remembe the solution but make a search through the previous posts with "search" button
by Prosdocimo
21 Jan 2018, 00:59
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

So these buttons remain inoperative and unlit until a certain distance from the airport? I havn't had time to make a flight since I last posted, but sometimes it's useful to use the ils when coming downwind of the runway. No, you can attivate and enlight them whenever you want. Of course you need t...
by Prosdocimo
16 Jan 2018, 14:36
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Why avionics don't fire up with Battery master switch on? Thanks Because otherwise, you would not even think about switching the RMP on. Because avionics -> ATC. Or I could force mute the audio channels without the RMP. Maybe in a later version. I think it'ok as it is. In future you might connect A...
by Prosdocimo
16 Jan 2018, 14:20
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I have a few observations and one question. Using panel 1.60 and 155a aircraft pack of the A320, I lose twice now all controller input on approach if I must overcorrect too much V/S. I think it may be triggered when the A320's real input overcorrections are rejected, but I have no idea really. Anot...
by Prosdocimo
15 Jan 2018, 23:09
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Bjoern, I realized that Radio Control Master Switch enable also voltage currents to A/P, otherwise A/P buttons cannot work. Is it intended? In case is it possible put a Ecam Memo (i.e. A/P bus On)? It controls the avionics master switch, which also controls the autopilot power supply. Why avioni...
by Prosdocimo
14 Jan 2018, 14:40
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Bjoern, I realized that Radio Control Master Switch enable also voltage currents to A/P, otherwise A/P buttons cannot work. Is it intended? In case is it possible put a Ecam Memo (i.e. A/P bus On)?
by Prosdocimo
13 Jan 2018, 16:51
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

François, sometimes FMC looses vertical navigation control. I need to switch to the selected. This happened also before Bjoern mods. Is it related to wpy deletion that sometimes I do in flightplan? Or something else?
by Prosdocimo
11 Jan 2018, 21:09
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I see. Also Ap1 Ap2 buttons clickspots could be enlarged a bit. I need to click exactly on the led to have them on and sometime is not so confortable.
by Prosdocimo
11 Jan 2018, 18:57
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi! I tested quickly FMC and seems ok. It's an amazing work, among the rest of the Vc! Thank you. The only issue I found was about autopilot activation by pressing Z key: i can't get it on, it just shuts off immidiately after Z key press. But I was able to keep it on by pressing AP1/2 buttons. I hav...
by Prosdocimo
05 Dec 2017, 10:43
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Moskito, is it possible add ATIS frequency to any airport using your program?
by Prosdocimo
27 Nov 2017, 12:29
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Flyer, use the flood lights, you will enlight all the cockpit environment. Real pilots do this also.

I don't use 2D as well
by Prosdocimo
14 Oct 2017, 17:43
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

The shared folder, including name, looks good to me. RE: FBW. Not sure if I've included the FBW mod into the latest fork release (check A32X_System.xml), but the way it works (disable SEC1 when stick input >25% in any direction) is basically the only way to make the aircraft flyable by hand. Trim r...
by Prosdocimo
08 Oct 2017, 15:46
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Apolagize my ignorance, but i'm just curious about the benefit to have aircrafts folders in a different drive from FSX main folder. A quicker loading?
by Prosdocimo
24 Sep 2017, 16:32
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi! Good news here!
About the lights, i realized that landing lights switches also turn on a small light on the nose gear as well. I think that this light should be turned on by nose switch "t.o." position
by Prosdocimo
16 Jul 2017, 15:21
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Is that the reason why they're blocked for manual operation? It's probably an easy fix, but sometimes, finding the offending code in the 834983460346 XML files is awfully There was a discussion many topics ago, about spoilers key usage and the issue coming from, regarding a particular part of the F...
by Prosdocimo
16 Jul 2017, 15:15
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi. When FMC switches from Cruise to Descent.. is autothrottle supposed to reduce throttles? Or do I have to do it manually? In my sim throttles any more go to idle when descent stars. I have v1.60 What worked for me (and is stated in the manual, I think) is pushing the ALT hold button on the MCDU....
by Prosdocimo
16 Jul 2017, 08:37
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi. When FMC switches from Cruise to Descent.. is autothrottle supposed to reduce throttles? Or do I have to do it manually? In my sim throttles any more go to idle when descent stars. I have v1.60 What worked for me (and is stated in the manual, I think) is pushing the ALT hold button on the MCDU....
by Prosdocimo
15 Jul 2017, 16:32
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi. When FMC switches from Cruise to Descent.. is autothrottle supposed to reduce throttles? Or do I have to do it manually? In my sim throttles any more go to idle when descent stars. I have v1.60
by Prosdocimo
09 Jul 2017, 13:30
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Bjoern. I flown A320 v1.60 today and everything seems perfect. I like very much your upgrades. The only thing I would like ask you -if feasible- is adding a small window popup to push ECAMs pages buttons. Now the Ecam buttons are partially covered by throttles levers so i cannot push some of them du...
by Prosdocimo
08 Jul 2017, 18:03
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Also FSX should be installed outside C from win7
by Prosdocimo
13 May 2017, 12:48
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 941835

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Good to hear this! That could be an other possibility to suggest in case of a similar issue. Happy flights!