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Approach creation

How do we create an IGS or offset Localizer approach ? The conventional ILS creation is "straight forward" but I've not been able to determine how to put a "hitch" in it.
Thank you,


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You drag the green arrows to their proper location. Do you mean something more difficult than that?
Hi Tom,
Thank you for responding.
I have not tried it yet but I think I've figured it out. At first I hadn't noticed that a heading can be assigned to the localizer, which I assume could differ from the
heading of the Rwy centerline. If true this may allow for creation of LDA / IGS.
Please correct me if I'm wrong on this.
I'll follow up after I've tried it.
do you have the charts for this airport?
If i'm stuck especially with approaches (often) i normally find an airport that i can take a look at to see how to add it,
in FSX, KJFK rwy22R has an offset localizer as does KBOS rwy15R, the headings there are around 2 degrees out from the runway heading
so i wonder it the chart will show this..................
Many thanks for the very helpful info and encouragement. My two favorites are Kai Tak and Juneau. But I was mostly interested in how to
properly create them with ADE.
Best to all,


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ADE will also show details of stock approaches if you load a stock airport