Artificial horizon indicator turns blue while gliding

Glide is a way to travel faster towards a planet between Orbital Cruise and Normal Speed. During Glide the ship will travel 2,500 m/s between altitudes 25.0 and 3 km.

Pitching too far up will end the glide early and transition the ship into Normal speed. Pitching too far down will result in an emergency drop, causing damage.[1]

Glide will engage only if the entry angle is kept between -5 and -60 degrees while dropping out of Orbital Cruise.

Pilot Training Video Edit

Landing - Elite Dangerous- Horizons Pilot Training07:45

Landing - Elite Dangerous- Horizons Pilot Training

References Edit

  1. From orbit down to Europa, David Braben, YouTube

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