Wacky ILS feathers???

Pro Member Trainee
mcmxl Trainee

Have Yall noticed that the ILS feathers on the GPS display can be "missleading." I have tried lining my plane up with these but when I look at the actual airport I would completely miss if I continued on that course. Is this an FS deal? is there a patch to fix it?
Also, I tried landing at Portland Int. in Oregon. When I was partway down the glide slope part of the runway disappeared. 😳 Mad Is this my graphics or is there a patch for this?

4 Responses

Pro Member Chief Captain
Jonathan (99jolegg) Chief Captain

Some of the ILS feathers are misaligned, but they are relatively few and far between. Make sure you have engaged vectors to final rather than VOR/NDB approaches, because they will be misaligned 😉

Pro Member First Officer
amermel First Officer

Yes if you dont have the right numbers you will surely miss the runway.


Pro Member First Officer
amermel First Officer

Sorry vectors... 😕


Pro Member First Officer
Canyon (NoWorries) First Officer

Could be somebody built a CITY on the exact heading as the runway...check out Honolulu Runway 26L.

Those feathers are only...44 degrees off of the centerline.

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