Questions tagged [airbus-a310]

A widebody twinjet airliner produced by Airbus from 1982 to 1998 as a smaller derivative of the A300.

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Why does an A300/310 in LAND or GO-AROUND mode have to be at least 400 feet AGL for manual control column movement to disengage the autopilot?

Each of the A300/310’s two autopilots has two modes of operation: In CWS (Control-Wheel_Steering) mode, the autopilot(s) attempt to hold the attitude that the aircraft had at the moment of autopilot ...
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What failure modes did Airbus seek to eliminate or mitigate when they changed the design of the A310/A300-600's rudder travel limiter?

In the NTSB report on the crash of American Airlines Flight 587, it is mentioned (in the context of the changes between the A300-B2/B4's rudder system, on the one hand, and the A310/A300-600's rudder ...
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A310 wing attachment point details?

Does anyone have an SRM (structural repair manual) or AMM (aircraft maintenance manual) available for the Airbus A310? How is the wing attached to the fuselage? What types of bolts are used? Are ...