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Forum: Tech Log
1st Nov 2022, 16:27
Replies: 9
Views: 1,089
Posted By Jwscud

The latest iteration of DBUS fitted to new A320s...

The latest iteration of DBUS fitted to new A320s looks amazing. Brilliant technology all in.

Actually I think one of the bigger problems these days from a human factor standpoint is simulators...
18th Oct 2022, 13:11
Replies: 228
Views: 105,953
Posted By Jwscud

You have just described the already extant...

You have just described the already extant rostering system at LGW.
Forum: Tech Log
21st Sep 2022, 13:42
Replies: 25
Views: 5,040
Posted By Jwscud

What would the difference in development/testing...

What would the difference in development/testing time for an aerodynamic vs a software fix?

I am assuming (with zero knowledge of development processes) it would be significantly longer and more...
Forum: Tech Log
16th Sep 2022, 20:19
Replies: 15
Views: 1,479
Posted By Jwscud

Thanks all - similarly all I found was a...

Thanks all - similarly all I found was a requirement for individuals conducting line checks &c to be nominated and listed in OM D and for them to receive CRM/EBT training depending on the type of...
Forum: Tech Log
15th Sep 2022, 20:26
Replies: 15
Views: 1,479
Posted By Jwscud

LTC course requirements

Does anyone have the reference for the minimum training required to be a Line Training Captain under EASA? I am struggling to find exact references beyond “nominated by operator” and the requirement...
27th Aug 2022, 20:27
Replies: 44
Views: 15,102
Posted By Jwscud

Part of the problem as the report makes clear is...

Part of the problem as the report makes clear is in a mode not indicated in the FCOM, selection of TOGA at high RAs led to N1 mode rather than reduced go around thrust, so the crew got max rated...
25th Aug 2022, 12:00
Replies: 267
Views: 71,766
Posted By Jwscud

IMO a 3D approach based on Baro-VNAV would be of...

IMO a 3D approach based on Baro-VNAV would be of limited use as at the high ISA deviations experienced during the operational season, it would provide a steeper path than the PAPIs so would still...
Forum: Tech Log
24th Aug 2022, 09:15
Replies: 17
Views: 2,140
Posted By Jwscud

The G550 flight test crash was on rotation while...

The G550 flight test crash was on rotation while trying to meet flight test objectives so while it is ground effect related (iirc the ground effect on stalling AoA had been miscalculated) it doesn’t...
24th Aug 2022, 08:53
Replies: 267
Views: 71,766
Posted By Jwscud

I am surprised we have got this far without...

I am surprised we have got this far without anyone discussing flight data monitoring.

The operator will have event thresholds for things like short landings and a succession of traces from...
3rd Aug 2022, 19:51
Replies: 281
Views: 77,463
Posted By Jwscud

If you are out of practice, I would certainly...

If you are out of practice, I would certainly recommend plenty of raw data flying to up your capacity and scan rate.
1st Aug 2022, 20:31
Replies: 42
Views: 11,007
Posted By Jwscud

Simply flying through that area regularly, many...

Simply flying through that area regularly, many radar units are unwilling even to give you the call sign of their neighbours. It’s a rare Belgrade controller who will tell you to contact Sarajevo or...
31st Jul 2022, 21:30
Replies: 281
Views: 77,463
Posted By Jwscud

The 747 sim still exists, no knowledge of whether...

The 747 sim still exists, no knowledge of whether it’s planned for recruitment use though.
29th Jul 2022, 21:04
Replies: 141
Views: 39,137
Posted By Jwscud

I assume everyone is holding off major new clean...

I assume everyone is holding off major new clean sheet work due to the uncertainty of the powerplant future. I am personally most interested in H2 burning engines as the most likely practical...
29th Jul 2022, 21:00
Replies: 281
Views: 77,463
Posted By Jwscud

Everyone has been offered the opportunity to go...

Everyone has been offered the opportunity to go to LGW. For good reason, many have elected not to take that offer up. I believe offers have been made to those in the PHP but only for LGW positions...
21st Jul 2022, 21:38
Replies: 281
Views: 77,463
Posted By Jwscud

Do you have a source for that? I have no inside...

Do you have a source for that? I have no inside information, just adding up the state of the GATs and MIDs pre-COVID let alone after 2 years parked plus the pre-COVID plans for 737 MAX that were...
21st Jul 2022, 18:55
Replies: 281
Views: 77,463
Posted By Jwscud

The advantage potentially of accepting Euroflyer...

The advantage potentially of accepting Euroflyer could be an earlier start date. Seniority being everything, take the first available offer was the old advice. That’s tempered by financial...
Forum: Tech Log
21st Jul 2022, 15:36
Replies: 18
Views: 4,672
Posted By Jwscud

Dalaman is an interesting one. The issue is as...

Dalaman is an interesting one. The issue is as much vertical as horizontal though - I have done it at various altitudes but the big issue is that at the typical high ISA deviations in summer you will...
17th Jul 2022, 10:56
Replies: 57
Views: 18,684
Posted By Jwscud

We’ll find out when Jet2 start making Airbus...

We’ll find out when Jet2 start making Airbus offers. For airline jobs, BA is still in my view as good as it gets. If you are after a more friendly and personal environment, historically Gatwick was a...
14th Jul 2022, 21:40
Replies: 57
Views: 18,684
Posted By Jwscud

It’s a hard topic. COVID and connected measures...

It’s a hard topic. COVID and connected measures have left a huge amount of bitterness. I am personally aware of high single figures short haul P1s applying to Jet2. Should EZY start looking for DECs...
Forum: Tech Log
13th Jul 2022, 12:01
Replies: 8
Views: 2,007
Posted By Jwscud

I believe one of the reasons the Learjets went...

I believe one of the reasons the Learjets went back to using registration rather than Ryanair x call signs was confusion over aircraft type and wake spacing.
10th Jul 2022, 14:04
Replies: 281
Views: 77,463
Posted By Jwscud

Rumour is offers now going/about to go out to the...

Rumour is offers now going/about to go out to the hold pool of those who had start dates in 2020 then revoked.
5th Jul 2022, 20:54
Replies: 281
Views: 77,463
Posted By Jwscud

BA will as always do what suits them (minimum...

BA will as always do what suits them (minimum courses) - DEP long haul fleets, LHR short haul or LGW. I think that’s all one can rely on.

It is logical that they would return to those who have...
26th May 2022, 13:55
Replies: 78
Views: 52,143
Posted By Jwscud

I think gender concern especially over the...

I think gender concern especially over the easyJet scheme is just male protectionism. The problem with both of these pilots was basic decision making. It doesn’t need an OM A or B policy to make...
Forum: Tech Log
12th May 2022, 20:26
Replies: 35
Views: 34,125
Posted By Jwscud

Correct tubby. One of our fleet still has it (MSN...

Correct tubby. One of our fleet still has it (MSN 10xx). Not well understood by all on the fleet.
Forum: Tech Log
27th Mar 2022, 20:00
Replies: 28
Views: 4,207
Posted By Jwscud

My employer gave us a fascinating brief and...

My employer gave us a fascinating brief and training on takeofff decision making on the A320. The example was EEC in the high speed regime on the 320 which obviously leaves only CAPT PFD/ND and the...
Forum: Tech Log
21st Feb 2022, 20:43
Replies: 15
Views: 3,219
Posted By Jwscud

I found the documentary very perfunctory. ...

I found the documentary very perfunctory.

The sort of associated book “Flying Blind” however was very good indeed.
Forum: Tech Log
11th Jan 2022, 21:18
Replies: 64
Views: 10,173
Posted By Jwscud

Ryanair when I was there used the monitored...

Ryanair when I was there used the monitored approach for ILS vis <1 km or Ceiling <300’ aal for precision and 3 km/1000’ aal for non precision and all CAT II/III approaches. Worked very well.

I...
4th Dec 2021, 16:26
Replies: 79
Views: 28,810
Posted By Jwscud

If you don’t need to go around immediately (ie at...

If you don’t need to go around immediately (ie at DA/close to the ground) taking a few seconds to confirm everything’s set correctly and how you’re going to do it with your colleague is good...
26th Nov 2021, 19:37
Replies: 228
Views: 105,953
Posted By Jwscud

Rumour is assessments wil be starting before...

Rumour is assessments wil be starting before Christmas.
16th Nov 2021, 11:09
Replies: 228
Views: 105,953
Posted By Jwscud

MonarchOrBust I would expect it to be...

MonarchOrBust

I would expect it to be mainline as these are positions on the main BA seniority list.
15th Nov 2021, 19:30
Replies: 228
Views: 105,953
Posted By Jwscud

Now advertising for DECs...

Now advertising for DECs (https://careers.ba.com/job/gatwick/lgw-short-haul-direct-entry-captain/22348/18205335872)

Intrigued to see how this plays out!
1st Nov 2021, 20:44
Replies: 32
Views: 17,306
Posted By Jwscud

I seem to recall on a different Boeing recorded G...

I seem to recall on a different Boeing recorded G didn’t always correlate well as a late sharp flare also caused a G spike that was hard to separate from touchdown in the data.
29th Oct 2021, 08:15
Replies: 53
Views: 28,225
Posted By Jwscud

Maybe if you are (for arguments sake) at FL100...

Maybe if you are (for arguments sake) at FL100 cleared to FL350 and you are presented with a problem, that doesn’t require an immediate level off, the lowest workload thing to do is to continue to...
Forum: Middle East
28th Sep 2021, 10:25
Replies: 43
Views: 46,791
Posted By Jwscud

Not exactly sure you’ll get trampled by the herd...

Not exactly sure you’ll get trampled by the herd of volunteers rushing to take that one up, particularly Captains!
Forum: Tech Log
8th Sep 2021, 22:20
Replies: 9
Views: 2,121
Posted By Jwscud

If you have time it is ALWAYS worth reading the...

If you have time it is ALWAYS worth reading the FCOM ABN for any ECAM as the FCOM often has important pertinent info that is not on ECAM.

For example if you have an ELEC DC ESS BUS FAULT only the...
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