I woke up this morning to check my progress on a flight from EHAM to VTBS. I had the screen on ATC view, so I checked ETE to Dest, which was red, and still 11 hours away.
Then I looked at my flight plan…
Apparently simbrief made my flight plan with two waypoints incredibly close to each other. So throughout the night I’ve been circling around Germany.
I’ve decided to just divert back to EHAM
Lesson learned: Make sure that your flight plan doesn’t have two waypoints extremely close to each other, as simbrief makes TOC and TOD (top of climb, top of descent respectively) waypoints as well.