where is the Nav/Gps switch in Beach Craft 350 in x 11

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asked Oct 10 by red cross 2 (18 points)
can't find gps in xp 11 for beach craft 350 i have demo version. perhaps masked or in operational in demo. help would be wonderful.

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answered Oct 11 by amelingu (2,783 points)
edited Oct 11 by amelingu

Hi,

If you wonder how to use the GNS530 in x-plane, this video will be very useful, I'm sure you can find many others :

https://youtu.be/gsa97TdHIhA

If you wonder how to select the source on the HSI, this is where you will find the source selector :

More quick information on how to set NAV1, NAV2, GPS :

It looks a bit messy but the link to the video should make it easy to understand.

Now, if you are wondering how to follow the gps with the autopilot, the autopilot is below the throttle levers :

-FD (Flight Director) needs to be on, in order to display guidance information on the PFD (Primary Flight Display)

-NAV needs to be on so that the FD indicates how to follow the information given by the HSI.

-AP (Auto Pilot) needs to be on so that the plane control is passed on to the servomechanism.

Hope this is helpful enough.

Regards,

Guillaume

commented Oct 11 by red cross 2 (18 points)
thanks. i did watch the Youtube video and saw that i had watched it earlier last week. i appreciate you showing me where the gps: nav switch is hiding and the ap.

is there a gps switch on cessna p 172? i don't think so, 'cause its mainly a vor flight experience; right?
commented Oct 12 by amelingu (2,783 points)
"is there a gps switch on cessna p 172? i don't think so, 'cause its mainly a vor flight experience; right?"

Yes, there is one. It's the CDI softkey on the GNS530.

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