Re: how does the ILS really work on the B757/767

Date:         06 Apr 99 11:46:16 
From:         nw1@gte.net (Neil Wagner)
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On 30 Mar 99 01:53:19 , "Paul MacDougall" <pmpub@simcoe.igs.net> wrote:
>just wondering if anyone is familiar with the inner workings of the ILS
>system and how it integrates with the FMC....ie if you dial in the correct
>localizer frequency but mis-set the front course setting how does the system

AFAIK, there is no setting of the front course by the pilot.  You
tell the FMS you want to execute a certain approach and it will
auto tune the correct frequency and present you with the correct
final approach course.

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