How to make xFMC for X-Plane 10 work for NZQN SIDS & STARS

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How to make xFMC for X-Plane 10 work for NZQN SIDS & STARS

#1 Post by Duncan White » Mon Nov 10, 2014 10:49 am

Requirements
  • xFMC version 2.5
  • the latest airac from Navigraph
Apt.dat

C:\X-Plane 10\Resources\default scenery\default apt dat\Earth nav data\Apt.dat

Using notepad edit the file "apt.dat".

Search for "NZQN" using Find... (Ctrl+ F)

Modify and save apt.dat as follows :-

Delete runway 05L/23R and rename 05R/23L to 05/23.

Before

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1     1171 1 0 NZQN Queenstown
100   35.36   1   0 0.25 0 2 1 05R -45.02180538  168.73530165  111.86    0.00 2  0 0 0 23L -45.01777662  168.75807635   57.00    0.00 2  0 0 0
100   50.90   3   0 0.25 0 2 0 14  -45.01849307  168.74018074   10.06    0.00 1  0 0 0 32  -45.02668093  168.74413326   20.12    0.00 1  0 0 0
100   36.88   3   0 0.25 0 2 0 05L -45.02009646  168.74262797    0.00    0.00 1  0 0 0 23R -45.01842354  168.75209203    0.00    0.00 1  0 0 0
After

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1     1171 1 0 NZQN Queenstown
100   35.36   1   0 0.25 0 2 1 05  -45.02180538  168.73530165  111.86    0.00 2  0 0 0 23  -45.01777662  168.75807635   57.00    0.00 2  0 0 0
100   50.90   3   0 0.25 0 2 0 14  -45.01849307  168.74018074   10.06    0.00 1  0 0 0 32  -45.02668093  168.74413326   20.12    0.00 1  0 0 0

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