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Terry Beddoes

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Terry Beddoes

Hi, di any smaller airports in UK hold training sessions.

I used to fly online regularly with VATSIM and BA Virtual about 12-15 years ago, but, circumstances changed and I stopped swimming.

I've been loitering at EGCC for a couple of days listening to Ground, Approavh and London Control.

But, I could do with somewhere like EGGP to start

Also, I've noticed in the FBW A320 NX it is not possible to tune to certain frequencies,  how do I get onto those?

Regards

Terry Beddoes

 

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Terry Beddoes

Hi Jonas, Thanks for the reply, its actually online experience as a pilot I need not Controlling.

I seem to remember years ago when I first started I went online with a controller at a quiet airport and he guided me around

Thanks

Terry

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Liesel Downes
On 22/02/2021 at 08:41, Terry Beddoes said:

Also, I've noticed in the FBW A320 NX it is not possible to tune to certain frequencies,  how do I get onto those?

 

Do you mean VHF frequencies? I've had no issues but if you do, type .com1 122.800 (or whatever frequency) into vpilot and it will force it.

Keep in mind the poor AP (Asobos fault!) with the A32NX for now. You'll need to keep an eye on what it's doing and be prepared to go into manual heading mode and follow the headings on the STAR charts... also its habit of going to random fixes while on the STAR. Other than those issues, it's a lovely plane to fly.

I'm sure if you logon to a smaller airport while ATC is on they'd be happy to go slow with you and help you get back to speed 🙂

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