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Old 12th September 2019, 06:43 PM   #132
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Originally Posted by Metropolitan Airlines View Post
Also you can prohibit MCAS to be turn on and put the flight on manual control during the whole flight.
MCAS is disabled with the autopilot on, not off. So in fact flying with the autopilot prevents it activating, as does any flap extension. That's why these ferry flights are flown autopilot on, flaps 1, 20,000ft max (the maximum altitude permitted with the flaps extended).
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