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  • Owner's Manual

    Aerobask GTN 750 / 650

    FOR SIMULATION ONLY! DO NOT USE FOR REAL FLIGHT!

  • AEROBASK GARMIN GTN 750 / 650 FOR X-PLANE

    Developped from scratch by Lionel Zamouth. Associated with our EFIS Skyview, the Aerobask GTNs offer the most advanced glass-cockpit simulation for X-Plane General Aviation.

    The GTNs are fully integrated in our aircraft.

    System Requirement : Windows / Mac OS / Linux

    CAUTION Our EFIS simulate the true Garmin instruments, but they do not reproduce them strictly. Do not use for real training.

    TABLE OF CONTENTS Page

    Popup views 3

    NAV/COM 4

    Transponder Control 4

    Home page 5

    Moving map 6

    Terrain Proximity 7

    Traffic Information Service (TIS) 8

    Charts 9-10

    FPL/AIRWAYS/SID-STAR 11-13

    Procedures 14

    Direct To 15

    Weather 16

    Nearest 17

    Waypoint info 18-19

    Autopilot 20

    Utilities 21

    Checklists 22

    DALT/TAS/Winds 23

    Flight Timers 24

    Credits 25

    2

  • POPUP VIEWS

    Our aircraft offers you to optionally show the EFIS 750/650 as popup windows.

    You can move and resize the popups using your mouse and close them using the small “x” icon on their upper right corner.

    3

    Click on the border frame in the 3D cockpit to display the pop-up

    Click on the border frame in the 3D cockpit to display the pop-up

    Click & drag to resize the pop-up

    Click to close the popup

    Click to reset the pop-up to its original size.

  • NAV/COM - TRANSPONDER CONTROLS 750 / 650

    4

    Active Com Frequency

    Back Home page

    Squawk Code Window

    Volume, Squelch On/Off, and Nav ID On/Off

    Standby Com Frequency Active Nav Frequency

    Standby Nav Frequency

    Xpdr Panel Controls

    Squawk Code Backspace Key

    Enter Key

    Transponder Mode Keys

    VFR Squawk Code (1200) Key

    Numeric Keypad

    Touch the IDENT key once to reply with an identifying squawk code.

    Frequency Transfer (Flip/Flop) Key

    Large and Small Knobs (Frequency Adjust)

    Com/Nav Standby Editing Window

    Com/Nav frequencies are selected by touching the value in the standby Com/Nav frequency field and using the subsequent keypad. The GTN750 features COM1/NAV1, the GTN650 features COM2/NAV2.

    Transponder code is selected by touching the value in the XPDR Panel Control field and using the subsequent keypad.

    VFR Squawk Code (1200) Key VFR Squawk Code (1200) Key

    Com/Nav frequencies and Transponder are selected by touching the value in the standby Com/Nav frequency / Xpdr Panel field and using the subsequent keypad.

    Mic / Monitoring Selection

  • HOME PAGE

    5

    GTN 750

    GTN 650

    Active & Standby Com1 Frequency

    Back Home page

    Direct To

    Large and Small Knobs

    Volume, Squelch On/Off, and Nav ID On/Off

    Active & Standby Nav1 Frequency

    Audio Panel / Xpdr Panel Controls

    Active & Standby Com2 Frequency

    Active & Standby Nav2 Frequency

    Audio Panel / Xpdr Panel Controls

  • MOVING MAP

    6

    The Map page is used to provide situational awareness in flight.

    Active Flight Plan leg

    Touch the Menu to access options

    Aircraft GSL Value

    Map ScaleMap menu to change Resolution, displaying, etc...

    The Map page can display the following information :

    Airports, NAVAIDs Flight plan legs, Topography data, Aircraft icon, Nav range ring.

    Aircraft GSL Value

    Heading

    Navigation Source Selection

    Tab to select your display options

  • TERRAIN PROXIMITY

    7

    Terrain Proximity uses information provided from the GPS receiver to provide a horizontal position and altitude.

    Red Terrain Is Above Or Within 100 ft Below The Aircraft Altitude

    Touch the Menu to access options

    There are low, average and hi- resolution options for adapting to your system's performance.

    Aircraft GSL Value

    Yellow Terrain Is Between 100 ft and 1000 ft Below The Aircraft Altitude

    Terrain Scale

    Terrain Page 120° Arc or 360° Rings

    Touch the Flight Plan key to toggle the display of active flight plan on or off.

    Terrain scale

  • TRAFFIC INFORMATION SERVICE (TIS)

    8

    Available on both GTN750 & 650. The Traffic Information Service (TIS) is intended for advisory use only. TIS is intended to help the pilot locate traffic visually. It is the responsibility of the pilot to see and maneuver to avoid traffic. The TIS is designed to help in detection and avoidance of other aircraft.

    Your aircraft position

    Range ring distance

    Current selected traffic information

    Our TIS works with: • AI aircrafts • IVAO • VATSIM • Pilot Edge

    Non-Threat Traffic

    Traffic Proximity Advisory

    Menu Options

    Alert Traffic Proximity Advisory With vocal alert

    Current Network online

  • CHARTS -1

    9

    The Chart feature provides a digital representation of a paper airport charts and provides no vertical or lateral course guidance.

    Click and hold to move the chart in the window

    Touch To Select your airport

    Zoom chartClick to choose a full or split display

    Touch to select a chart in the current set

    Touch to select a chart

    Note: There's a short latency when selecting a new chart. This is normal and should not be reported as a bug, as images are loaded and unloaded on- demand in order to limit memory footprint.

    Touch to select a charts set

  • CHARTS -2

    10

    Install your charts set By default, the folder ‘charts’ is installed in the main directory aircraft. You can share your charts with another aicraft using our technology by copying the ‘charts’ folder in the X-Plane ‘Custom Data’ folder.

    To add a new airport charts set, just create a new folder named with the ICAO code in the ‘charts’ folder.

    How To create your own charts set All charts source can be used. The only requirement is to convert your charts to PNG format.

    Step 1 : convert automaticaly your PDF charts online with the website : http://pdf2png.com/ Step 2 : rename your PNG charts according to the following rules: INF.xxxxx.png for the Information charts (ground mouvement, obstacles, area, etc…) DEP.xxxxx.png for the Departure charts APP.xxxxx.png for the Approach charts ARR.xxxxx.png for the Arrival charts

    Caution: no special or accented characters. Next, copy your PNG charts in your dedicated airport folder. Check the default LFBZ folder (charts/LFBZ) included in the aircraft to get an example.

    CAUTION : Before sharing charts with other users, ensure you have the right to distribute them.

    http://pdf2png.com/

  • FLIGHT PLAN - 1

    11

    The Flight Plan function is accessed by touching the Flight Plan key on the Home page. The Flight Plan function allows you to create, store, edit, and copy flight plans. You can choose SID&STAR and AIRWAYS.

    First screen. Click the Menu key to access

    Flight Plan displayed. Use your mouse wheel to scroll in the list

    Menu tab. Click ‘Catalog’ icon to choose a saved FPL on your HDD.

    Choose your FPL in the list. Click ‘Activate’ to valid.

    Click a WPT to get the options.

    According the selected WPT, the ‘Options’ Tab displays several choice. For example, add Departure (SID), Arrival (STAR) or Airways.

  • FLIGHT PLAN - Airways

    12

    Click the ‘Load Airway’ key

    Select your airway Select the exit point

    The Airway is automatically added in the flight plan The Airway is automatically added in the flight plan

  • FLIGHT PLAN – SID/STAR

    13

    Click the ‘Load Departure’ key

    Select your runway Select the SID

    The SID/STAR are automatically added in the flight lan

    First, select your departure Airport

    SID

    Click the ‘Load Arrival’ key

    Select your final

    Select the STARFirst, select your Arrival

    Airport

    STAR

    Select Transition

    Select Approach

  • PROCEDURES

    14

    Click the ‘PROC’’ key on the main page to access.

    From this page, you can directly add SID/STAR in your flight plan. Make sure you you created a FPL before access.

    Select your departure/arrival airport to choose the according procedure.

    Read the page 13 for more information.

  • DIRECT-TO

    15

    Select a tab. WPT: to choose any WPT FPL: to choose any WPT in your FPL NRST APT: to choose a proximity airport

    Direct-To key

    Click the Direct-To key to access to options.

    Click the key to activate the Direct-To

    Selected WPT

    Select a WPT in your FPL or a proximity airport

    The Direct-To feature is available on the 650 too.

  • WEATHER

    16

    The current weather is displayed on the Weather page.

    Winds speed (3 levels)

    Cloud cover (3 levels)

    Winds Direction (3 levels)

  • NEAREST

    17

    Find easily the nearest airports, VOR, FIX, etc...

    Touch