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User currently offlineSQ325 From Germany, joined Jul 2001, 1467 posts, RR: 7
Posted (14 years 1 month 6 days 5 hours ago) and read 1194 times:

Can someone of you say for what MSU, CDU and INU are standing for.
I know what to do with the CDU but never heard of the other two.
Thanks in advance
regards SQ

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User currently offlineGeebar From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (14 years 1 month 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 1162 times:

MSU = Mode selector unit
CDU = Control display unit
INU = Inertial navigation unit

Hope this helps


User currently offlineAvionic From Denmark, joined Nov 1999, 111 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (14 years 1 month 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 1117 times:

That´s right, but don´t worry, I am a airline mechanic and there is a million abbreviations and sometimes the same abbreviations can mean 10 different things, f.ex. is a FCU a fuel control unit, a flight control unit and so and so on. When i first started it was hell to cope with: " do an OPC on the MCDU of the ADIRU and remember to pull the CB on P37 in EE comp of the AC". I think of normal people hear us talking they must think we are crazy......  Smile

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