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by FDXDave
Fri May 20, 2022 10:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: call sign
Replies: 2
Views: 3709

Re: call sign

Scott Medeiros wrote:CRX "Crossair" is still active in the FAA 7340.2L, so it is a valid to be used on the network.

Oh cool. Thanks Scott!

Dave
by FDXDave
Tue May 10, 2022 11:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: call sign
Replies: 2
Views: 3709

call sign

I'm aware call signs can not be fictitious. But can i use a call sign from a company which use to be around? Looks like they changed names around 2002. I'm inquiring on Cross Aviation or callsign "CrossAir" Icao "CRX" Thanks, Dave. https://iata.codes/airline/cross-aviation-crx-cr...
by FDXDave
Wed Jan 05, 2022 10:36 am
Forum: X-Plane
Topic: Altimeter Setting Differences
Replies: 5
Views: 4404

Re: Altimeter Setting Differences

What I've found in X-plane is that there's a difference in the baro setting gained by setting the field elevation and the baro setting given by the ATIS . Everything I've been taught suggests that the current baro setting has to be Within 70 feet of actual field elevation. Most of the time the two ...
by FDXDave
Fri Dec 17, 2021 1:24 am
Forum: FS2020
Topic: Newbie - Radio Check
Replies: 7
Views: 5331

Re: Newbie - Radio Check

Just trying to get setup for the 1st time and do a radio check and Com1 on the c172 G530 will not hold my standby freq. It just resets back to the ground freq. the 430 on Com2 works fine. What do I need to change to get the radio to work correctly? Thanks, Will Try using the GNS530 MOD it's free an...
by FDXDave
Thu Oct 28, 2021 1:22 am
Forum: Flight Simulators and PE clients
Topic: most popular and accurate with pilot edge
Replies: 2
Views: 2827

Re: most popular and accurate with pilot edge

I agree. X-Plane 100%. Maybe MSFS for Simventure, but xp 11 and then XP 12 is your best bet hands down.
Dave.
by FDXDave
Mon Sep 06, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: Pilots
Topic: performance calculations
Replies: 3
Views: 6375

Re: performance calculations

Thank you both for your answers and available tools.
Dave
by FDXDave
Wed Sep 01, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: Pilots
Topic: performance calculations
Replies: 3
Views: 6375

performance calculations

So how does one know the Available runway from an intersection? I've been estimating but I'm thinking there likely is a document somewhere to show this actual info. The runway i was figuring today was (KLAS) 08L from A8 intersection. Skyvector shows the TORA:14515 . But this would be full length. Wh...
by FDXDave
Thu Jul 01, 2021 2:37 pm
Forum: Pilots
Topic: KGEG ILS question
Replies: 2
Views: 5621

Re: KGEG ILS question

Shawn Goldsworthy wrote: Brackets will indicate the length of that leg. DME will always have the navaid ident next to it to indicate what the DME is from. .. Yes, NoPT means no procedure turn.
Cool. That makes sense, Thanks for the help. : )

Dave.
by FDXDave
Wed Jun 30, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: Pilots
Topic: KGEG ILS question
Replies: 2
Views: 5621

KGEG ILS question

So maybe this IAF has been there for a while, not sure, usually Runway 21 is the one in use. But today I was arriving on the the ZOOMR1 into Spokane. Atis had RW 03 is use, so I stated I'll fly the ILS 03 starting from YICUB the (IAF). No one had corrected my approach, so I guess I flew it well enou...
by FDXDave
Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Flight Planner
Replies: 2
Views: 2436

Re: Flight Planner

There's also Simbrief. Also free and very good.

https://www.simbrief.com/home/

Dave