OEM B737 CDU Conversion (Simstacks)

Flaps2Approach has written about the genuine B737 CDU conversion process using Simstack. This is one way the Airbus MCDU could also potentially be converted; it does pose another challenge for Simulator Solutions as the screen size for an Airbus MCDU is slightly larger than a Boeing CDU. Our friend James in the UK is also … Continue reading

Thales MCDU

Thales MCDU

This dropped in a few days ago… It’s heavy at around 10 kg. Useful parts are the buttons/keypad, backlight bulbs and casing. It would be impossible to interface such a complex piece of avionics electronic equipment without serious knowledge on the components. The plan is to remove the screen and I/O boards and replace it … Continue reading