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Any info would be appreciated!
|Quoting Wukka (Reply 1):|
They're the back sides of trackballs for input into the FMC and whatnot.
|Quoting Ejazz (Reply 4):|
Ours are not trackballs but pads similiar to those on Apple and IBM laptops. I'm not sure if trackballs are an option, if so I wish we'd opted for them.
|Quoting HAWK21M (Reply 8):|
Also any Close up Photos of the component.
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|Quoting FlyingHippo (Reply 10):|
I see that A380 also has this feature, what other planes has this installed as a standard equipment?
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|Quoting FlyingHippo (Thread starter):|
what are those two "lumps" at either side of the throttle
|Quoting Mr Spaceman (Reply 15):|
Anyways, I've used a Lap-Top computer with one of those "Hockey Rink" type of mouse pads where you use your finger tip to move the cursor. I think they're pretty neat, although it felt a bit strange at first ... like my hand was naked!
|Quoting Fokker Lover (Reply 14):|
13 posts, and not a single person said those are the pilots. Sometimes known as the Captain and first officer.