Are there plans to add a route manager to the KAP140?  If not what 
property do I change to use the generic autopilot?  I have tried different 
changing values in different xml files but with no success.


On Wed, 5 May 2004, Roy Vegard Ovesen wrote:

> On Wednesday 05 May 2004 06:17, Seamus Thomas Carroll wrote:
> > To test if a problem resides with the cesna autopilot i tested
> > using "Add Waypoint" and instead of the autopilot guiding the plane to the
> > waypoint it just flys in cirlces until it spirals into the ground.
> > This autopilot with the cesna did work correctly that last time I tried
> > it a couple of weeks ago.  Has someone changed cesna autopilot config file
> > to cause this incorrect behaviour?
> The default Cessna (--aircraft=c172-3d  and c172-2dpanel) have changed 
> autopilot from the generic to a KAP140 autopilot. A new instrument has been 
> added to the cockpit and this should be visible below the ADF radio. The 
> KAP140 does not have a route manager so consequently you can not define a 
> route for it to fly. For instructions on how to operate the KAP140 you should 
> download the Pilot Guide from the Bendix/King website.
> >  Is it a problem with the set up on my
> > end?
> You can of course edit your *set.xml file to change the autopilot back to the 
> generic.
> -- 
> Roy Vegard Ovesen
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