Updating my Avidyne IFD-540 GPS

Scott ShererScott Sherer COO Forum Moderator

Ok, on the lighter side this fourth of July, 2019. Yesterday I updated my flash drive with the latest maps from Jeppesen and went to the airport for a quick update and flight
. The maps updated in a minute or so and then it started updating terrain with a map that I forgot that I had purchased. The nav maps are small but the terrain file is huge. The update started and I realized that I should have chosen a different day to update them. Rats! I couldn't stop the update so I figured I just fly around for a while using my backup navcomm and VOR navigation. Unfortunately it took an hour for the update. Here's what I did for an hour while it updated :) At least I got some flying time in! Happy fourth everyone!

Scott Sherer
Wright Brothers Master Pilot, FAA Commercial Pilot
Aviation Director, Cessna Owners Organization Forum Moderator and Cessna Owners Author.

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