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Old 30th Sep 2012, 15:20
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Originally Posted by FlexibleResponse View Post
It seems that when the customer Airlines subsequently get involved with any conversion training, they ride roughshod over niceties that get in the way of finding shortcuts that impinge upon meeting only the minimum legal qualifications and resultant profits. Sadly, I report that my own Airline was a case in point.
Reading between the lines of a lot of conversations I've had on here over the years, I've long suspected that this was the case to a greater or lesser extent. Thanks for that - hope you'll stick around!

Originally Posted by Monarch Man View Post
...requires an cognitive shift to allow yourself to accept certain Airbusisms.
With all due respect, some people refer to such a "cognitive shift" as "learning". If you're genuinely worried about how the aircraft handles in abnormal situations, then your employers have not trained you properly.

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