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by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 23 August 2020, 9:50 PM

Standby Attitude Reference Indicator

A small artificial horizon.  

Usual functions - Cage, Attitude adjustment, occasionally ILS needles 

Further Information:

  • Wikipedia
  • F/A-18C Hornet Basiskurs (DCS) / Cockpiteinweisung / Cockpitübersicht / VI-R

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by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 14 June 2020, 9:11 PM

Stability Augmentation System (dt.: Stabilisierungssystem)

Weiterführende Informationen:

  • A-10C Warthog Basiskurs (DCS) / Cockpiteinweisung / Cockpitübersicht / LK

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by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Friday, 25 September 2020, 6:30 PM

Select, Hold, Trim

A method of correcting small errors in attitude.

SELECT - Adjust the aircraft attitude slightly to minimise the error that is developing

HOLD - Hold this new attitude against any stick forces. 

TRIM - Adjust the relevant trim to minimise the stick forces so that the aircraft will stay on the new attitude with little attention from you.  


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by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 23 August 2020, 9:50 PM

Stores Management System

The Stores Management System is accessed through a DDI page and allows the control of loaded external stores on the aircraft.  It displays a lot of information about the loaded weapon system and allows various parameters of those weapons to be modified in preparation for release.


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by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Friday, 25 September 2020, 6:30 PM

Start Up, Taxi, Take-off

Primarily referred to the fuel required to start up, taxi and take-off from the airfield to a point at which the climb is established.  

It can also refer to the time taken to get from start to established in the climb.