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Glare wing

Glare wing

Left and right glare wings together with FCU form a glareshield positioned between front windows and main instrument panel. Panels are basically identical only mirrored. Both have : AUTO LAND indicator that illuminates red at or below 200 feet if there is a

Panel burns!

Panel burns!

I guess everybody noticed spot patterns on older panels. Sometimes they appear as slightly brown colored spots or brighter spots that are usually accompanied with varnish layer peeling off . These spots will appear above backlight lamps and are the consequence of

Fire panel.

Fire panel.

I finally finished drawings of the fire panel with cannon plugs and put together a fire panel pin-out diagram. Overhead fire panel on A320 family aircraft consist of three guarded fire detection push button indicators. Two are for ENG 1 and 2