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    Autopilot Behaviour/ Vertical Speed/ ILS


    Rox
    • Status: Pending

      717 Version: 1.0.9.1

      Autoflight Category: Pitch Mode

      Departure Airport (ICAO): LIBR

      Arrival Airport (ICAO): LIBR

      Departure Runway: 31

      Arrival Approach and Runway: 31

      Full Route: dct

      Current Leg: cf31

      Cost Index: 30

      Cruise Flight Level: 5000

      Zero Fuel Weight: 38000kg

      Gross Weight: 43000kg

      Minidump: https://forums.tfdidesign.com/uploads/

    Hello,

    during a short test flight I observed the following:

    1. When approaching the selected altitute while descending in VS Mode -800 ft/min the FMA changes to HOLD. During the last ~300 ft the Vertical Speed increases up to 1700 ft/min before reducing again. (Pic 002, 004, 005)

    2. Seconds later I pushed the APPR/LAND button to intercept the ILS- and the aircraft instantly captures the ILS although the localizer is still too far away. Also it should maintain NAV mode until intercepting, instead the aircraft turns left. (Pic 007)

     

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    fsscr007.jpg

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