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Flashcards in Automatic Flight Control System Deck (10):
1

Which mode is not displayed on the PFDs Flight Mode Annunciator

TURB

2

What is meant by a yellow "boxed" "A" on the PFD mean
PSM 03-30-6

Indicates there is a mist rim condition when the autopilot is engaged

3

What is the AFCS

Automatic Flight Control System: provides integration between flight director and autopilot

4

What is IAPS

Integrated Avionics Processing System: provides interface between various avionics systems

5

What control surfaces does the autopilot control

Elevators and aileron

6

When will the autopilot automatically disconnect

Failure of both yaw dampeners
Wind Shear warning
Unusual attitude
Stall warning
Failure detected by the FCC

7

How many yaw damps must be engaged for the auto pilot to function

1

8

What do the two green lights on the FCP indicate

The FCC has acknowledged the signal and conditions are within limits

9

What conditions must be met to engage the autopilot

Both FCC
One yaw damper
Both AHRS
One ADC

10

What happens after pressing your FD push button

Removes flight director bar from onside flight display