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Extra EA-500

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IFD : Integrated Flight Display
=IFD : Integrated Flight Display=
The system assist a singel-pilot to manage a IFR operational flight. The design is clearly orientated to serve short ways to the needed information and handling the data as quick as possible. The goal is to relieve the pilot.
The IFD System in the Extra500 constist of two Displays in the front and one Keypad in the center console.
[[File:IFD Keys.png|400px|thumbnail|left|IFD Keys]]
Each Display has 5 Page select Keys on the bottom. With these Keys the active Page can bee selected. On the active Page the current Key will navigate through the associated Tab's. On the Left and Right there are multi funktion Keys "Line Select Key"(LSK). Each Tab can serve a funktion on the LSK, if is active its indicated with a light on the Key(green at day, white at night). The display shows allthough a lable next to the LSK Key with the intended funktion Name. On the left and right bottom corners there are two bezel the intended funktion ist display in the corners left/right of the tab indication.
* 1. Dimming knob for the display brightness {{key press|mouse left}}
* 2. Baro knob to adjust the altimeter {{key press|wheel up}} for +, {{key press|wheel down}} for - and {{key press|wheel press}} set 1013
* L1-6 and R1-6 "Line Select Key"(LSK) is a rocker switch and can have two funtions left/right indicated in the diaplay
* LK and RK bezel usable with {{key press|wheel up}}, {{key press|wheel down}} and {{key press|wheel press}} and +{{key press|shift}} inceases the amount
* Page Select Key is a rocker switch first {{key press|mouse left}} select the page then {{key press|mouse left}} navigate through the tabs left/right
===PFD : Primary Flight Display===
===FMS : Flight Management System===

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