This emulator will allow you to learn or practice the art of programming the Multipurpose Control & Display Unit (MCDU).
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Overhead Scan - Electrical Panel
by Eric Bradley, 16 July 2015
Now we're ready to examine the Electrical panel. This panel gives us information about the state of the batteries and control over the electrical system.
Drawing: Eric Bradley [© 2015]
Turn off any white lights. If you are connecting to external power, then push in the EXT PWR button and the blue ON light should activate. It functions in a similar way to the APU switch. And of course check that the batteries are showing a charge.