METS(SIGnificant METeorology) transferred via the disk and/or
received via the data link.
TERMINAL WX: Review of all Terminal Weather transferred via the
disk and/or received via the data link. Additional requests can be
WINDS ALOFT: Review of all Winds Aloft identifiers transferred via
the disk and/or received via the data link. Additional requests can be
RECALL AFIS FPL: Allows operator to recall a previously accessed
flight plan and associated weather from the Global Data Center via
the data link.
SEND AFIS MSG: Allows operator to send non-flight related text
messages via the satellite data link and flight related text messages
via the satellite or VHF data link.
DISPL AFIS MSG: Allows operator to display flight related mes-
sages received via the data link.
OPERATING MODES: Allows operator to select operating mode for:
AUTO WX UPDT
VHF NETWORK (ARINC, SITA/AVICOM, AIR CANADA) and if
SAT (satellite) NETWORK.
AFIS FLT PLAN PAGES
The AFIS Flight Plan Pages are
accessed by selecting Option 1
on the AFIS MENU Page.
AFIS FLT PLAN PAGE 1
FUEL AND TIME REQUIRE-
FR: The origin airport identifier.
(Figure 7-8) When there is an
enroute update to the flight plan,
the identifier will change to
Flight Management System AFIS Operation
AFIS FLT PLAN 1/4