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    Thanks Craig, thanks a lot.
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    Thimote Brunot
    PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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      Originally posted by CANorm91 View Post
      The CPDLC/ACARS is accessible from any CDU in the cockpit, but most pilots by convention would leave the centre CDU on the CPDLC or ACARS page. As the 747-8 also has a lower EICAS page for CPDLC/ACARS and an upper EICAS CPDLC message area like on the 777 (as well as ACPT/CANC/RJCT buttons on the glareshield), pilots can also access messages and acknowledge them from there.
      Thank you very much Craig, again. I understand from your message that the usual practice in a 748 cockpit is using Acars/Cpdlc mainly with the center CDU, whereas in the 777 COMM page of the Eicas would be prefered.

      It's a good news as it means the way we'll use GFO in the 748 will be realistic. I don't know about the 777, because at this hour it's impossible to say PMDG modeled its COMM page on lower Eicas. But if they did, it would be more than stunning.

      Cheers,
      Last edited by BrunoT; 06Nov2020, 15:03.
      Thimote Brunot
      PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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        I'm just getting ready for big, huge news, that can be posted this Sunday by the Master !
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        Thimote Brunot
        PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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          Originally posted by BrunoT View Post
          I'm just getting ready for big, huge news, that can be posted this Sunday by the Master !
          ​​​​
          What makes you think it’s gonna be this Sunday?
          Alex Kulak
          PMDG Studier and flyer

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            Originally posted by Swaluver88 View Post

            What makes you think it’s gonna be this Sunday?
            Hope, Alex, hope !
            Thimote Brunot
            PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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              Today may be the day !
              So excited for GFO and co. I just can't wait.
              Thimote Brunot
              PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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                Originally posted by BrunoT View Post
                Today may be the day !
                So excited for GFO and co. I just can't wait.
                Still just can't wait? You maybe will get ever more frustrated. I find that just calm works best knowing that the boys at PMDG want the revenue.
                Cheers, Richard McDonald Woods
                i7-7700K @ 4.20 GHz, Win10, P3Dv5

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                  The GFO will be released one day. Or never. who knows... For the time being, there is a real life we can enjoy as well despite the current situation
                  Stay safe
                  Christian Mbeumo

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                    Thanksgiving is knocking on the door... ✈
                    Christian Mbeumo

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                      Originally posted by VoyagerP3D View Post
                      Thanksgiving is knocking on the door... ✈
                      Knock knock knocking on GFOs door ay ay ay yeah 🎶🎶🎶
                      Alex Kulak
                      PMDG Studier and flyer

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                        Originally posted by Swaluver88 View Post

                        Knock knock knocking on GFOs door ay ay ay yeah 🎶🎶🎶
                        Releasing GFO during Thanksgiving, what a beautiful gift from PMDG it would be !
                        Thimote Brunot
                        PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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                          Actually, PMDG website still says on aircraft pages that GFO will go live in late 2020 !
                          Thimote Brunot
                          PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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                            I have a feeling the end of this year, hopefully with 777 and GFO, will basically bring the sim world to the next level.

                            Cheers,
                            Last edited by BrunoT; 20Nov2020, 10:05.
                            Thimote Brunot
                            PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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                              I think they will release 1 to 2 weeks apart. I understand they are different products but I believe the 777 will release and GFO will be a week or two after it to see if anything happens with the 777 update before releasing GFO.
                              Tim Barker
                              FAA Air Traffic Control Specialist

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                                Originally posted by Tbarker1989 View Post
                                I think they will release 1 to 2 weeks apart. I understand they are different products but I believe the 777 will release and GFO will be a week or two after it to see if anything happens with the 777 update before releasing GFO.
                                Yeah, it might be the plan. All I would love is both products below the Chrismass tree !
                                Last edited by BrunoT; 22Nov2020, 10:58.
                                Thimote Brunot
                                PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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                                  My estimated schedule on page 12 is about to be confirmed
                                  Christian Mbeumo

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                                    Maybe great news are coming this very weekend ! Made some flights today, and I missed weather requests !
                                    Pmdg's aircrafts are already so beautifull and detailed. But with GFO, it's gonna be another level !
                                    Can't wait for GFO (and for 772ER)

                                    Cheers
                                    ​​​
                                    Thimote Brunot
                                    PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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                                      A lot of 777 are flying around since the last 2 days. The beta testing seems to run pretty well . The release isn't far away and the GFO release straight after
                                      Christian Mbeumo

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                                        Originally posted by VoyagerP3D View Post
                                        A lot of 777 are flying around since the last 2 days. The beta testing seems to run pretty well . The release isn't far away and the GFO release straight after
                                        I have my fingers crossed for a pre-Christmas release of GFO and the 777 update!
                                        Craig Norman

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                                          Same feeling as you Craig. Fingers very very crossed !!

                                          Cheers,
                                          Thimote Brunot
                                          PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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                                            Originally posted by VoyagerP3D View Post
                                            A lot of 777 are flying around since the last 2 days. The beta testing seems to run pretty well . The release isn't far away and the GFO release straight after
                                            Hi Christian,

                                            Maybe GFO before the 777 update ?

                                            cheers,
                                            Thimote Brunot
                                            PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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                                              Originally posted by BrunoT View Post
                                              Maybe GFO before the 777 update ?
                                              Seeing as Robert mentioned that GFO will initially be compatible with the 737, 747, and 777, I don't think GFO would come before the 777.
                                              Captain Kevin

                                              Kevin Yang

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                                                Originally posted by Captain Kevin View Post
                                                Seeing as Robert mentioned that GFO will initially be compatible with the 737, 747, and 777, I don't think GFO would come before the 777.
                                                Yed, indeed !
                                                Thimote Brunot
                                                PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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                                                  Am I missing something? Is it out and working or still in development or testing or lunch…
                                                  Christopher Cook
                                                  PMDG 737-800 -900
                                                  PMDG 747-400 8I
                                                  Retired Delta KDFW
                                                  And the worlds biggest enthusiast of the B-52!

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                                                    Originally posted by Sacwarrior View Post
                                                    Am I missing something? Is it out and working or still in development or testing or lunch…
                                                    Under testing
                                                    Chris Makris (Olympic260)
                                                    PMDG Technical Support
                                                    http://www.pmdg.com

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                                                      And according to PMDG website, it still should be released this year !

                                                      Cheers
                                                      Thimote Brunot
                                                      PMDG 737 & 747/8 & 777

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                                                        Originally posted by BrunoT View Post
                                                        And according to PMDG website, it still should be released this year !

                                                        Cheers
                                                        Where are you seeing this info? I can't find it on pmdg.com
                                                        Alex Kulak
                                                        PMDG Studier and flyer

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                                                          Originally posted by Swaluver88 View Post

                                                          Where are you seeing this info? I can't find it on pmdg.com
                                                          It's stated in the description for some of the products.
                                                          Anton Vind
                                                          CPU: i9-9900K, GPU: RTX 2080 SUPER, RAM: 32 GB DDR4 3600 MHz, Drives: 2 TB SSD

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                                                            'Late 2020'. 20 days remaining Countdown starts... now
                                                            Christian Mbeumo

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                                                              I hope there's some sort of announcement this weekend. It's got to be nearing release, particularly since the majority of the flights on the test map as of late are of the B77L and B77W.
                                                              Craig Norman

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