What do you do when the the doorbell rings?

OK! So you’re flying. You’ve been following ATC instructions for a long time and are about to intercept the ILS.
Suddenly the doorbell rings!
You are the only one home.
What do you do?

It happened to me earlier.
I had to end my flight.

It was a package for the neighbors. GRRRRR!!!
Then it happened again.
Probably the neighbors wanting their package.
This time I ignored it and landed safely.

I hate when that happens.
I’m going to install a big bright red ‘Do not disturb’ light. :)

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one hand that bad boy

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Forgot to mention I fly on an iPad Pro.
So one handing is not really an option. :)

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line it up, slow down and set the VS so you get back in time.

Not enough time.
I was about to get handed off from approach to tower. So I had a lot to do.

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i would of said im sorry turned right or left 90 degrees, set the AP and came back to go around and land.

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Dear Jan,

Your story breaks my heart.

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Ahh, so I’m not imagining things.

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It was to early to go around.
No way to let tower know that I couldn’t land just yet.
No time to make a 360 and no way to ask for it either.
So I vanished. Didn’t know what else to do.
So that made me wonder how others handle situations like this.

Don’t answer the door!

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Only in SOLO. Not in LIVE. It keeps flying! Gets you in trouble.

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☝🏼️ This happened to me. I locked my phone by mistake while decending and when I unlocked my phone I saw that I was still in the same position. It was an incidental finding. However, I can’t say this works for your situation.

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Raelly? How? Do you disappear for a while?
That would make a mess of the sequence.
I can’t ‘pause’ IF. Just end the flight. When you go to settings, to change the time or the weight, IF keeps on flying.

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Mayby them should add an :" Idiot at the door , stand by" command…

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If I’m cruising, I get the door
If I’m flying manually, I will use one hand
If I’m descending into airport via approach, I quit the game :(

Call missed approach?

I answer the door.

A virtual flight isn’t worth missing a package, be it for yourself or others, esp. since there is no way that I know of to fly a solid approach while signing the delivery (wo)man’s little machine.

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