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Old 3rd Sep 2018, 07:59
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compressor stall
 
Join Date: Feb 2000
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I flew recently with one captain who insisted it should be "Gee-Es" because "glideslope" is reserved for calling out of stabilization criteria. His reasoning being, that when he hears "Glideslope", one cannot be sure whether it's mode annunciation or a callout that something is wrong with the glideslope
If he’s that pedantic, he should know the standard Airbus call is “GLIDE” when out of tolerance.

Last edited by compressor stall; 3rd Sep 2018 at 12:40. Reason: Added capitals as my idevice doesn’t upload quotation marks to pprune.
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