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    777 AutoLand

    why does the 777 fly the approach but will not perform an autoland, and then it flys uncontrollably in circles?


    if anyone has any idea on how to fix this, it would be much appreciated.

    Daniel Clint

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    Ii suggest you provide a more detailed description of the procedures you followed so that the persons with the appropriate knowhow can help you.

    Jim Erwin
    Jim Erwin

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      #3
      Daniel As Jim suggests we need more info to help

      Are you using the MCP approach modes correctly to give you localiser and glide slope? If so, you should then receive a LAND 3 caption

      Adrian Howe

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        #4
        Adrian,

        I believe I am, the aircraft establishes the localizer and glideslope, and it flys down to 1,500 ft, then the AutoPilot disconnects.

        Daniel Clint

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        • Extra300driver
          Extra300driver commented
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          So if I understand correct, you have armed LOC and APP, the ac flies down to 1500' but no Land 3 caption and AP is disconnecting?

          No sure what to suggest - is it at all airports/approaches and which 777 model? I will try and re-create if you can give more detail or even better a video

        • DDowns
          DDowns commented
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          APPR armed but not active at 1500 ft is the opposite of being established on the ILS. Also, before you get LAND 3 your flaps and gear need to be in proper position. Still not getting enough information.

        • Extra300driver
          Extra300driver commented
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          Sorry Dan, my bad...typo when I said armed
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