On 9 Dec 2009, at 13:47, Scott Hamilton wrote:
> Something I was playing around with a few months back I thought, if only I could find the nearest VOR/NDB/FIX/APT to
> some point that I am not at but will be in the near future, unfortunately I've forgotten what it was I was trying to do,
> but I'm sure it was a good idea.... ;)
Yep, agreed, it's an obvious thing to support. And easy to do, as well!
> Off-topic is there anyway in Nasal to find the ILS frequencies and optionally the name, for a particular airport and runway?
Yes, the airportinfo function returns you a Nasal hash with all this and more.
Also, although it's not exposed in the current GPS GUI dialog, when you search for an airport, the GPS scratch data contains the runways, including ILS frequencies, headings and names. You can see them in the property browser.