Viewing detail in flight profile

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pazzo
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Viewing detail in flight profile

Post by pazzo » Thu Jan 20, 2011 8:28 pm

I like the looks of the flight profile but have no idea of what all of the details mean ... they are illegible and there's no way to zoom in, I don't think.

... any ideas how I can know what the data provide?

Thanks!

Barry W., KSAN

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Re: Viewing detail in flight profile

Post by Michal Rok » Fri Jan 21, 2011 6:00 am

Barry,

the two key components are:
- your flight path, presented with a horizontal red line
- the terrain profile, painted as mountains/seas below

Additionally, white pattern show clouds that you will encounter, and one-side-dashed horizontal lines near waypoints are vertical boundaries of airways.


hope this helps

Michal

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