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1

What do the various colours signify on the pb switches on the overhead panel?

Amber - Indicates a system that has failed.
Blue - Normal operation of a temporarily selected system.
Green - System operating normally.
Red - Failure that may require an immediate corrective action.
White - Abnormal position of a pb switch or maintenance / test result indication.

2

What do you see if DMC 1, 2 or 3 fail?

"Invalid Data"

3

Which screens do DMC 1 & 2 supply?

DMC 1: CP's PFD, ND & ECAM (both upper and lower)

DMC 2: FO's PFD & ND.

(MSN Dependent)

4

What happens if the Upper ECAM screen fails?

E/WD displayed on Lower ECAM. Press systems pb's on ECAM control panel to display various SD pages.

5

What should you do if both ECAM screens fail?

ECAM / ND XFR to move the E/WD to either the CP or FO's ND display.

6

What happens if the Captain's left EFIS screen fails?

PFD replaces ND on CP's right EFIS screen. To view ND, press PFD/ND switching pb.

7

What happens when an ADVISORY is triggered?

White ADV message box displayed on E/WD.
Associated system automatically displayed on SD and the affected parameter pulses green.

8

What indication follow a level 1 Caution?

Amber ECAM message on E/WD

9

What indication follow a level 2 Caution?

Single chime, Master Caution light, relevant SD page displayed on SD, Amber ECAM.

10

What indication follow a level 3 Warning?

Continuous repetitive chime (CRC), Master Warning light, relevant SD page displayed on SD, Red ECAM, relevant aural alert.

11

What is meant by Independent, Primary & Secondary failures?

Independent: Underlined failure(s) on ECAM.
Primary: Displayed as a boxed failure/title.
Secondary: * Failure displayed on bottom RHS of E/WD.

12

What is signified by a downward pointing arrow at the bottom or the EW/S or STS S.D.?

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13

What is the meaning of T/O (or LAND) INHIBIT (magenta memo)?
When are they displayed?

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14

When does the T/O MEMO appear on the E/WD?

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15

With one ECAM screen failed, how is an ADV shown?

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16

What happens to the SD when the Landing Gear is extended on finals?

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17

What causes the FLT CTLS SD page to appear automatically on Taxi-out?

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18

What causes the ENG SD to be auto-called on T/O?

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19

When is the STS S.D automatically called (other than during an ECAM drill?

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20

What happens on the ECP if a system is manually called?

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21

Pressing the RCL button, for less than 3 seconds, does what?

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22

Pressing the RCL button, for more than 3 seconds, does what?

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23

What happens if the STS button is pressed on a fully serviceable aircraft?

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24

What is the effect of pressing the T/O Config button?

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