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  •  A BIG Difference (2+ / 0-)
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    Simplify, Powell

    ..between Airbus and Boeing FBW planes is Boeing uses back driven cockpit controls.  The wheel, column, pedals, and throttles all move when the airplane automatically moves the controls or when a pilot does (if one pilot makes a control input the opposite ones move too).

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