!! Windows 7 no longer supported !!

As Microsoft will stop supporting Windows 7 on Jan 20th we will be unable to test any of our
products on that platform. It may work, or it may not, but no guarantees from our side. 

Jump to content
skwal

ETP - Equal Time Point

Recommended Posts

Just in case anyone might be wondering, it is possible to setup ETP on an A330. If anyone wants I can make a video explaining how to do it.

etp.jpg

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
34 minutes ago, skwal said:

Just in case anyone might be wondering, it is possible to setup ETP on an A330. If anyone wants I can make a video explaining how to do it.

 

I would love to see how you do it.

 

Thanks.

 

Joe

Share this post


Link to post

Suffered through making video only to run out of memory.

 

http://www.a320dp.com/A320_DP/nav-flight-management/sys-14.7.7.html

 

This page brakes it down pretty well.
Please note that on the DATA page, all ETP calculations are correct except for "A/C to ETP" (bottom line) there seems to be a bug that's causing it. Not sure what it is i'll report it.

 

ETP location is pretty accurate.

Share this post


Link to post
vor 12 Stunden , skwal sagte:

Suffered through making video only to run out of memory.

 

http://www.a320dp.com/A320_DP/nav-flight-management/sys-14.7.7.html

 

This page brakes it down pretty well.
Please note that on the DATA page, all ETP calculations are correct except for "A/C to ETP" (bottom line) there seems to be a bug that's causing it. Not sure what it is i'll report it.

 

ETP location is pretty accurate.

what wind do I have to enter?

just from any waypoint before the ETP and one after the ETP or what?

Share this post


Link to post
3 hours ago, Lennart1948 said:

what wind do I have to enter?

just from any waypoint before the ETP and one after the ETP or what?

 

Wind values you can take either from MCDU or ActiveSky and input them manually, I dont think those values matter much.

 

So lets say you're crossing atlantic. You initial diversion point will be CYQX and BIKF secondary (or LPLA depending on the track). Once you pass the ETP towards BIKF, change the values where initual becomes BIKF and secontary becomes EINN.

Share this post


Link to post

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×
×
  • Create New...