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FS2004 Helicopter Swaying from side to side!

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unitedkingdom
Hello all.

I'm trying to correct an over control of the Yaw axis on the Virtavia Seaking when flying using Helicopter autopilot, in particular when intercepting a localiser, the aircraft yaws 30 degrees and continues swinging at that rate building up momentum until control is lost and I have to manually take over.

Is there any setting in the autopilot (aircraft.cfg) that will overcome this? Or is this a flight dynamis issue? My other helis work fine and so does this one in normal flight!

Thanks.

Harrison.
 
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italy
Just a my 2 cents. I would start to increase tail rotor autority (if autopilot uses tail rotor to keep heading). I.e. you may increase Cl_max value. Or decrease yaw moment value in aircraft.cfg. I don't know about autopilot settings there.
 
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