T-34C AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS FAMILIARIZATION
1202. GYRO COMPASS SYSTEM
The gyro compass system consists of four components: Radio Magnetic Indicator (RMI),
slaving accessory, flux detector, and directional gyro.
Figure 12-1 Gyro Compass System
Each cockpit has an RMI located in the center of the instrument panel. The purpose of the RMI
is to provide an indication of aircraft magnetic heading and radio bearing information. The RMI
contains a heading index, compass card, two needle pointers, and a red flag.
12-2 GYRO AND STANDBY COMPASS SYSTEMS