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Dylanvessey88

Strange approaches in FMC

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Hello everyone,

Recently I bought the wilco e190, and am quite surprised how good it is! But yesterday I updated the FMC database via navigraph (a bit late I know) and every time I programme the Approach in the FMC e.g. ILS 4L/VOR 4L I get things such as in LFMN: I 0 4L. Or R 0 4 L Y. I know this probably isn't a bug but could some one guide me to which one is the ILS approach etc.

Cheers

Dylan

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i'm not familar with the e190 but usually those are just abbreviations to list out the different approches using only a few characters to save screen space on the FMC.

 

i would guess that I04L means ils approach for runway 4L

R04LY would most likely mean the RNAV Y approach for runway 4L

you might also see V04 would would mean a vor or possibly vor/dme approach

 

cheers

-andy crosby

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i'm not familar with the e190 but usually those are just abbreviations to list out the different approches using only a few characters to save screen space on the FMC.

 

i would guess that I04L means ils approach for runway 4L

R04LY would most likely mean the RNAV Y approach for runway 4L

you might also see V04 would would mean a vor or possibly vor/dme approach

 

cheers

-andy cros

 

 

 

thanks Andy,

sorry this reply is quite late but i figured that what they meant, I just wasn't  thinking at the time! 

thanks anyway,

Dylan 

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