BendixKing KAP 140 User Manual
KAP 140 AUTOPILOT SYSTEM
Single Axis Operation
5. Heading Selector Knob -
ROTATE BUG to agree with
desired approach course.
Note Instruments: CDI needle to left.
Intercept heading 30° to the left of
selected (heading bug) course.
6. If the Course Deviation Bar is
greater than 2 to 3 dots: the
autopilot will annunciate APR
ARM; when the computed capture
point is reached the ARM annun-
ciator will go out and the selected
course will be automatically cap-
tured and tracked. If the D-Bar is
less than 2 to 3 dots: the ROL
mode will disengage upon select-
ing APR mode; the APR annunci-
ator will illuminate and the capture/
track sequence will automatically
Note: Intercept angles greater than
45° can result in course overshoot
when close to the station.
Therefore, intercept angles greater
than 45° are not recommended.