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Old 11-14-2012, 09:23 AM   #12
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Originally Posted by k2pilot View Post
Just because an airplane has a really nice autopilot doesn't mean it shouldn't be nice to fly manually.
That example is more analogous with cruise control.

I dare you to find any pilot of any modern plane, or perhaps in this case something a little more high performance (ex., F-22, F/A-18, F-35, F-15, etc.) and tell them that simply because their planes have nice fly-by-wire systems that it doesn't mean it shouldn't be nice to fly them with mechanical/manually operated flight control systems.

And you call yourself a pilot?

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