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Forum: Rotorheads
13th Feb 2021, 14:25
Replies: 123
Views: 15,324
Posted By aa777888

His training records can be reviewed at this...

His training records can be reviewed at this link: https://data.ntsb.gov/Docket/Document/docBLOB?ID=9728818&FileExtension=pdf&FileName=Attachement%202_Redacted-Rel.pdf
Forum: Rotorheads
12th Feb 2021, 21:35
Replies: 123
Views: 15,324
Posted By aa777888

From the first reference I posted above, Page 9: ...

From the first reference I posted above, Page 9:

2.5.5 Emergency training

Title 14 CFR 135.293 required pilots to undergo an evaluation for IIMC recovery and stated the following in part:
...
Forum: Rotorheads
12th Feb 2021, 18:25
Replies: 123
Views: 15,324
Posted By aa777888

I can't honestly say I read every word, but this...

I can't honestly say I read every word, but this particular flight appears to have been 100% in compliance with all regulatory requirements, and in many cases exceeded those requirements by quite a...
Forum: Rotorheads
7th Feb 2021, 12:33
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

Got your PM, thank you. MTF after I read it...

Got your PM, thank you. MTF after I read it thoroughly.

Some of Frank's decisions on weight savings drive me batty! You can get a machine with air conditioning but not a proper oil filler tube.
Forum: Rotorheads
6th Feb 2021, 21:08
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

Yes, I do. I have no PM's from you that discuss...

Yes, I do. I have no PM's from you that discuss the 50 KN stuff.
Forum: Rotorheads
6th Feb 2021, 11:57
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

fdr Please stop with the random data dumps...

fdr

Please stop with the random data dumps and tell us about the day you flew the R22 sideways at 50+ KN. And about the tail rotor innovation that made that possible.

Because at this point I...
Forum: Rotorheads
6th Feb 2021, 00:30
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

No crab, I already understood that. The problem...

No crab, I already understood that. The problem is that the only thing you understand is that you think nobody else understands anything, and always assume that other posters need tutoring in the...
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Feb 2021, 21:11
Replies: 5
Views: 1,388
Posted By aa777888

It sounds like the T-hangar in question is simply...

It sounds like the T-hangar in question is simply not long enough front-to-back. Can't see why it wouldn't work. It would be difficult to secure the blades in that position with tie-downs. You...
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Feb 2021, 12:34
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

That's what I thought, in general terms, anyway....

That's what I thought, in general terms, anyway. Hence the example video of Dennis' air show routine not being anywhere near that far from the crowd. No matter how good you are, and he was great, and...
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Feb 2021, 12:56
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

The people at this show looked plenty close...

The people at this show looked plenty close enough to get a face full of debris if he had rolled it:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nj_V_PjIGEw

How far do MRB bits fly?

The rest of your...
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Feb 2021, 12:45
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

And exactly how did you come to that assessment,...

And exactly how did you come to that assessment, crab? Where did anyone post in this topic that they think there is no element of risk, or that a safe landing could be made in the event of an engine...
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Feb 2021, 17:07
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

Tell you what: stop blaming United States...

Tell you what: stop blaming United States Robinson owners for your anti-Robinson attitude or, better yet, stop blaming the machine, and I'll be right there with you. And don't forget NZ on your list...
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Feb 2021, 14:19
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

You don't really want me to post citations of...

You don't really want me to post citations of sterling examples of airmanship among pretty much every other helicopter made, do you?
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Feb 2021, 12:58
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

It really doesn't look any different than any...

It really doesn't look any different than any Dennis Kenyon air show routine. Less dangerous even. Indeed, Dennis's fascination with dragging and spinning his skids around on the ground always scared...
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Feb 2021, 02:45
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

It's more likely the flurry of air tour accidents...

It's more likely the flurry of air tour accidents over the past couple of years. Two US underwriters ejected from the market after the NYC foot-selfie debacle. And the Hawaii incidents. And the Grand...
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Feb 2021, 00:48
Replies: 90
Views: 11,511
Posted By aa777888

The words "instability" and "erratically" are...

The words "instability" and "erratically" are clearly used improperly in that article, since neither condition ever applied.

If that had occurred at an air show everyone would be applauding. Not...
Forum: Rotorheads
27th Jan 2021, 01:50
Replies: 8
Views: 3,208
Posted By aa777888

Exactly. It's a stupid, useless program only...

Exactly. It's a stupid, useless program only designed to interdict idiot Youtubers. It would not prevent mid-airs or terrorist attacks.
Forum: Rotorheads
26th Jan 2021, 20:06
Replies: 8
Views: 3,208
Posted By aa777888

And what would you propose be done? Short of...

And what would you propose be done? Short of outright banning UAV op's, because that is never going to happen.

We have rules, reg's, radios, ADS-B and every other sort of thing and we still have...
Forum: Rotorheads
20th Jan 2021, 14:12
Replies: 163
Views: 68,656
Posted By aa777888

Or maybe "anti-torque ergonomics"? Because the...

Or maybe "anti-torque ergonomics"? Because the paper provides compelling data that the authority is there. But it also seems to point out, indirectly, that that authority may be easier to access and...
Forum: Rotorheads
20th Jan 2021, 00:37
Replies: 163
Views: 68,656
Posted By aa777888

According to the paper I posted in this link: ...

According to the paper I posted in this link:

https://www.pprune.org/showthread.php?p=10916510

LTE is a myth, and helicopters that meet certification requirements always have plenty of...
Forum: Rotorheads
17th Jan 2021, 15:51
Replies: 163
Views: 68,656
Posted By aa777888

In this case it is easy to suspect that both...

In this case it is easy to suspect that both Robinson and the FAA believed that between all the Astros having to get the hydraulic refit and the 12 year overhaul cycle, most owners would ultimately...
Forum: Rotorheads
17th Jan 2021, 14:46
Replies: 163
Views: 68,656
Posted By aa777888

That's actually not entirely accurate in the US....

That's actually not entirely accurate in the US. Because, you know, this is 'merica, baby. While Robinson did issue a factory service bulletin (SB) in Dec 2010, SB's are not mandatory for FAA Part 91...
Forum: Rotorheads
17th Jan 2021, 14:39
Replies: 5
Views: 1,652
Posted By aa777888

Whether they were Trump supporters, or whether...

Whether they were Trump supporters, or whether they were acting under orders of the sociali--er--democrats to create the situation, the important take-away is that the demo--oh, the hell, with...
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Jan 2021, 00:41
Replies: 23
Views: 5,562
Posted By aa777888

Survived recurrent training today. First auto was...

Survived recurrent training today. First auto was a bit rough but serviceable. The remainder smooth. As always, very worthwhile. Perfect practice makes perfect. Sat in the back to watch a newbie's...
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Jan 2021, 23:24
Replies: 23
Views: 5,562
Posted By aa777888

Good points, all (except for the Robbie crack...

Good points, all (except for the Robbie crack ;)). I was answering the question about what was easier for me to learn. But you are absolutely right, BR: after the initial learning period we hover all...
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