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 ===== Boeing 777-300ER ===== ===== Boeing 777-300ER =====
  
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 The Boeing 777-300ER (Triple Seven) is one of the largest and heaviest twin-engine commercial aircraft. Impressively large and powerful are also the two GE90-115B engines, each delivering up to 512 kN thrust. In the '​ER'​ version, the Triple Seven can carry nearly 400 passengers up to 13,600 km. It is the first Boeing aircraft to be equipped with a Fly By Wire system. The Boeing 777-300ER (Triple Seven) is one of the largest and heaviest twin-engine commercial aircraft. Impressively large and powerful are also the two GE90-115B engines, each delivering up to 512 kN thrust. In the '​ER'​ version, the Triple Seven can carry nearly 400 passengers up to 13,600 km. It is the first Boeing aircraft to be equipped with a Fly By Wire system.
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 Between 30min and 2.5h depending on how much of the flight you want to skip ahead.** Between 30min and 2.5h depending on how much of the flight you want to skip ahead.**
  
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 We will depart from runway 25 at KDEN and fly direct to the destination. For KSFO we'll use the ILS 28L for landing. The cruise altitude is set to FL410. We will depart from runway 25 at KDEN and fly direct to the destination. For KSFO we'll use the ILS 28L for landing. The cruise altitude is set to FL410.
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 From the main menu open the location dialog and click on Denver on the map. On the airport diagram that opens select the parking position on the west side of the airport. From there we only have to turn right and follow the taxiway to runway 25. From the main menu open the location dialog and click on Denver on the map. On the airport diagram that opens select the parking position on the west side of the airport. From there we only have to turn right and follow the taxiway to runway 25.
  
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 Start the flight. Start the flight.
  
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 Look down and set the parking brake to prevent the aircraft from rolling away. On the EICAS screen you should see a white "PARK BRAKE SET" memo whenever the parking brake is set. Look down and set the parking brake to prevent the aircraft from rolling away. On the EICAS screen you should see a white "PARK BRAKE SET" memo whenever the parking brake is set.
  
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 Since we're starting at the ramp we'll leave the gate field empty. Since we're starting at the ramp we'll leave the gate field empty.
  
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 The inertial reference system (IRS) is already aligned, so no further action is needed. The inertial reference system (IRS) is already aligned, so no further action is needed.
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   * Press the **EXEC** (execute) button   * Press the **EXEC** (execute) button
  
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 **DEP/ARR** **DEP/ARR**
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   * Execute these changes to activate the new departure and arrival runways.   * Execute these changes to activate the new departure and arrival runways.
  
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   * Select **CLB 1** on the right side to arm a reduced climb thrust rating   * Select **CLB 1** on the right side to arm a reduced climb thrust rating
  
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 On the EICAS screen at the very top above the engine N1 display you should now see a "D-TO 2 +50C" text. On the EICAS screen at the very top above the engine N1 display you should now see a "D-TO 2 +50C" text.
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 **VNAV** **VNAV**
  
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   * Press the **VNAV button** to display the VNAV pages   * Press the **VNAV button** to display the VNAV pages
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 The navigation display should then show the radial and range ring. The navigation display should then show the radial and range ring.
  
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   * Change the selected altitude to at least 1000ft above field elevation. We're going to set the cruise altitude right away, **41000**.   * Change the selected altitude to at least 1000ft above field elevation. We're going to set the cruise altitude right away, **41000**.
  
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   * Press the LNAV and VNAV button to arm the lateral and vertical guidance after takeoff.   * Press the LNAV and VNAV button to arm the lateral and vertical guidance after takeoff.
  
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   * Open the checklist page by pressing the **CHKL** button   * Open the checklist page by pressing the **CHKL** button
  
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 **Note: The following interactions are temporary solutions. This will probably change with upcoming updates.** **Note: The following interactions are temporary solutions. This will probably change with upcoming updates.**
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 The cursor should move to the first unchecked item automatically. The cursor should move to the first unchecked item automatically.
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 **Complete the >BEFORE START< checklist** **Complete the >BEFORE START< checklist**
  
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 The MCP (mode control panel) was just set up in the previous step. We used V2 152, HDG 262, ALT 41000 The MCP (mode control panel) was just set up in the previous step. We used V2 152, HDG 262, ALT 41000
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 Pitch trim will be 4.0 units. Use the alternate pitch trim lever on the center console or the pitch trim switches on the yoke or your assigned commands to change the pitch trim to 4.0. The trim is already at that setting per default. Rudder and Aileron trim should be zero. Pitch trim will be 4.0 units. Use the alternate pitch trim lever on the center console or the pitch trim switches on the yoke or your assigned commands to change the pitch trim to 4.0. The trim is already at that setting per default. Rudder and Aileron trim should be zero.
  
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   * After completing the checklist click the **NORMAL** button.   * After completing the checklist click the **NORMAL** button.
  
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   * Keep pressing the B777 logo to advance the cursor and perform the actions that are displayed.   * Keep pressing the B777 logo to advance the cursor and perform the actions that are displayed.
  
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   * Set the autobrake to the rejected takeoff position (RTO)   * Set the autobrake to the rejected takeoff position (RTO)
  
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   * Perform a flight control check   * Perform a flight control check
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   * Turn on the taxi light   * Turn on the taxi light
  
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 Release the parking brake and advance the thrust levers a bit to start rolling. Make two right turns and one left turn and head south towards the runway 25. Stop in front of the runway at the hold short lines. Release the parking brake and advance the thrust levers a bit to start rolling. Make two right turns and one left turn and head south towards the runway 25. Stop in front of the runway at the hold short lines.
  
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   * Flaps set to the takeoff position. We're planing to use flaps 15 and they are indeed set for takeoff   * Flaps set to the takeoff position. We're planing to use flaps 15 and they are indeed set for takeoff
  
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 Line up on the runway now. Line up on the runway now.
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   * Set the strobe lights to on.   * Set the strobe lights to on.
  
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   * Monitor how the autothrottle advances the thrust to the selected takeoff thrust limit   * Monitor how the autothrottle advances the thrust to the selected takeoff thrust limit
  
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 The aircraft accelerates The aircraft accelerates
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   * **Engage the autopilot**. Default command is '​a'​. You can also press either **A/P button** on the MCP (mode control panel).   * **Engage the autopilot**. Default command is '​a'​. You can also press either **A/P button** on the MCP (mode control panel).
  
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   * Above the "​1"​ speed **retract flaps to up**.   * Above the "​1"​ speed **retract flaps to up**.
  
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 Let's quickly run the after takeoff checklist. Let's quickly run the after takeoff checklist.
  
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   * Turn the taxi light off.   * Turn the taxi light off.
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 During the climb we'll pass through 10,000ft and 18,000ft (transition height). The autopilot pitches forward and accelerates the aircraft to climb speed. During the climb we'll pass through 10,000ft and 18,000ft (transition height). The autopilot pitches forward and accelerates the aircraft to climb speed.
  
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 **At 10,000ft** **At 10,000ft**
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   * Turn the seat belt signs to off.   * Turn the seat belt signs to off.
  
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 **Transition Altitude** **Transition Altitude**
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   * On the integrated standby flight display (ISFD) (small backup display) use the pushbutton on the set knob to set the pressure to STD.   * On the integrated standby flight display (ISFD) (small backup display) use the pushbutton on the set knob to set the pressure to STD.
  
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 With LNAV and VNAV engaged the autopilot will follow the flight plan and also level off at the selected cruise altitude of FL410. There is no action required at this point except monitoring the flight progress. With LNAV and VNAV engaged the autopilot will follow the flight plan and also level off at the selected cruise altitude of FL410. There is no action required at this point except monitoring the flight progress.
  
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 === Or just teleport? === === Or just teleport? ===
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 Resume the flight and immediately press '​a'​ to re-engage the autopilot. LNAV/VNAV should engage right away and after a short time the aircraft should stabilize itself at cruise altitude. We can now proceed with the pre-decent preparations. Resume the flight and immediately press '​a'​ to re-engage the autopilot. LNAV/VNAV should engage right away and after a short time the aircraft should stabilize itself at cruise altitude. We can now proceed with the pre-decent preparations.
  
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 ==== Pre-Descent ==== ==== Pre-Descent ====
  
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 **VREF** **VREF**
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 Click the **NORMAL button** on the checklist screen to advance to the approach checklist for later. Click the **NORMAL button** on the checklist screen to advance to the approach checklist for later.
  
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 === Approach briefing === === Approach briefing ===
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   * Consider extending the speedbrake to catch up with the pre-computed idle descent profile.   * Consider extending the speedbrake to catch up with the pre-computed idle descent profile.
  
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 The aircraft will descent for quite a while. Monitor the vertical deviation on the navigation display and The aircraft will descent for quite a while. Monitor the vertical deviation on the navigation display and
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 Let's verify that we didn't forget anything with the electronic approach checklist. Open the electronic checklist again by pressing the **CHKL button** as shown before. Press the **NORMAL** button once all items are completed to advance to the landing checklist for later. Let's verify that we didn't forget anything with the electronic approach checklist. Open the electronic checklist again by pressing the **CHKL button** as shown before. Press the **NORMAL** button once all items are completed to advance to the landing checklist for later.
  
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 Once ISFO is identified on the PFD and the received signals appear to be valid Once ISFO is identified on the PFD and the received signals appear to be valid
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   * Push the **APP button** on the MCP. This arms the localizer and glide slope capture for the autopilot   * Push the **APP button** on the MCP. This arms the localizer and glide slope capture for the autopilot
  
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 The landing checklist should be completed at this point. We'll read through to make sure. After completion hide the checklist again for landing by pressing the CHKL button again. The landing checklist should be completed at this point. We'll read through to make sure. After completion hide the checklist again for landing by pressing the CHKL button again.
  
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 With the localizer and glide slope captured the autopilot will fly us all the way to touch down. But we won't let the airplane have all the fun and disconnect the autopilot when the approach looks stabilized, e.g. at 1000ft above the runway. With the localizer and glide slope captured the autopilot will fly us all the way to touch down. But we won't let the airplane have all the fun and disconnect the autopilot when the approach looks stabilized, e.g. at 1000ft above the runway.
  
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 Fly the aircraft to the runway 28L touch down point - the big white rectangles on the runway, next to the white/red papi lights. The aircraft should be well trimmed so that only small corrections are needed. Fly the aircraft to the runway 28L touch down point - the big white rectangles on the runway, next to the white/red papi lights. The aircraft should be well trimmed so that only small corrections are needed.
  
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 Find a good parking spot, e.g. the one next to the A380. Find a good parking spot, e.g. the one next to the A380.
  
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 This concludes the Boeing 777-300ER flight tutorial. This concludes the Boeing 777-300ER flight tutorial.
  
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