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ustyva

Driftdown with FMS

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I have a question about the driftdown phase after an engine failure.After performing the engine shutdown items as described in the QRH, the driftdown phase commences.I select the cruise page on the CDU. I select ENG OUT >then RT ENG OUT>the text highlights, Also the maximum altitude displays and the max cont n1.I'm not shure, but I expected the [exe] button would be available at this moment, but it isn't.Am I following the correct procedure or is something wrong with the FMS?I can't find anything about this topic on the forum or in the manuals.Best regards,Rico


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Rico van Dijk

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I believe that is info only, so nothing to execute. You have to set the N1 and MCP controls yourself.


Matt Cee

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Yes, it is for info only.The target speed changes to the minimum drag speed.When you are finished viewing the info press the ERASE prompt.Fred.


Frederic Steiner.

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