Re: Airbus side stick

From:         Ralph Phillips <>
Date:         21 Jun 95 02:56:48 
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>Can anyone categorically state that on Airbus's 320, there is absolutely
>no feedback at all to tell the co-pilot (or pilot) that his joystick is
>not the active one ?
>Has anyone though that perhaps there might be a buzzer, or perhaps a big
>flash on the CRT or some other method to warn the pilot ?

Whenever either pilot presses the override button on his joystick,
an electronic voice says "Sidestick priority left" or "Sidestick
priority right" as appropriate.

Ralph Phillips