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Forum: Tech Log
14th Oct 2019, 20:04
Replies: 28
Views: 2,938
Posted By Peter G-W

I think what your pompous colleague was...

I think what your pompous colleague was attempting to convey was that having worked out the performance for the intersection departure, there is little practical benefit in using full length with the...
31st Jul 2019, 13:15
Replies: 10
Views: 1,963
Posted By Peter G-W

Shades of the opening scene to Air America (1990).

Shades of the opening scene to Air America (1990).
12th Jul 2019, 20:32
Replies: 128
Views: 192,452
Posted By Peter G-W

You seem to have taken issue with half a...

You seem to have taken issue with half a sentence, given your (mis)quote?
27th Jun 2019, 20:55
Replies: 60
Views: 14,868
Posted By Peter G-W

Tom Lehrer sings a very good song about Werner...

Tom Lehrer sings a very good song about Werner von Braun on the world’s favourite video channel. Well worth finding.
Forum: Tech Log
3rd Jun 2019, 19:13
Replies: 8
Views: 2,463
Posted By Peter G-W

Shouldn’t the man up on the left be wearing a...

Shouldn’t the man up on the left be wearing a hard hat and safety harness?
Forum: Tech Log
28th May 2019, 07:22
Replies: 2
Views: 1,586
Posted By Peter G-W

Heavier aircraft don’t need a higher AOA because...

Heavier aircraft don’t need a higher AOA because they fly faster. The AOA is the same on all normal approaches regardless of weight: it’s the speed that varies.
1st Mar 2019, 19:17
Replies: 395
Views: 218,511
Posted By Peter G-W

But he is right though.

But he is right though.
22nd Feb 2019, 21:52
Replies: 67
Views: 18,913
Posted By Peter G-W

“Maverick is in a flat spin: he’s heading out to...

“Maverick is in a flat spin: he’s heading out to sea.”
9th Jan 2019, 20:13
Replies: 17
Views: 3,416
Posted By Peter G-W

I remember showing a SHAR pilot around the...

I remember showing a SHAR pilot around the cockpits out in Deci in the 80s. When he saw the SWC1 in the rear cockpit he exclaimed, “I didn’t know the RAF had nuclear weapons!”
8th Jan 2019, 19:41
Replies: 40
Views: 11,999
Posted By Peter G-W

“Over half the length of a football pitch”: how...

“Over half the length of a football pitch”: how many double decker buses is that?
30th Dec 2018, 10:59
Replies: 57
Views: 11,675
Posted By Peter G-W

Barbados would get my vote.

Barbados would get my vote.
Forum: Tech Log
24th Oct 2018, 19:47
Replies: 33
Views: 11,818
Posted By Peter G-W

I think Airbus would disagree with you there. It...

I think Airbus would disagree with you there. It means the Autobrake function is lost. If there was a fault with BSCU 1 or 2 or Normal Brakes or Alternate brakes it would tell you. It used to be...
13th Sep 2018, 10:35
Replies: 734
Views: 428,585
Posted By Peter G-W

Aren’t we in the ECAA already?

Aren’t we in the ECAA already?
Forum: Tech Log
27th Aug 2018, 19:19
Replies: 66
Views: 6,599
Posted By Peter G-W

You donít need to leave 6000 ft until...

You donít need to leave 6000 ft until intercepting the glidepath.
16th Aug 2018, 13:26
Replies: 50
Views: 7,432
Posted By Peter G-W

Iím with Runaway Gun on this one. Itís basic...

Iím with Runaway Gun on this one. Itís basic stuff, for sure.
Forum: Tech Log
23rd Feb 2018, 14:03
Replies: 11
Views: 2,009
Posted By Peter G-W

Why is the take off run less safe if it takes 5...

Why is the take off run less safe if it takes 5 seconds longer? You could apply that logic to all take off runs.
Forum: Tech Log
23rd Feb 2018, 10:26
Replies: 11
Views: 2,009
Posted By Peter G-W

Just remind me of the benefit of taking off at...

Just remind me of the benefit of taking off at full power please.
20th Feb 2018, 10:08
Replies: 14
Views: 4,641
Posted By Peter G-W

I remember 27 Sqn dropped one in 1990.

I remember 27 Sqn dropped one in 1990.
Forum: Tech Log
26th Jan 2018, 23:41
Replies: 26
Views: 3,863
Posted By Peter G-W

The US Airways video doesn't appear to show any...

The US Airways video doesn't appear to show any thrust reverse use. Most unusual.
24th Dec 2017, 17:18
Replies: 9
Views: 6,858
Posted By Peter G-W

Presumably the BBC discounted the Mars as it is...

Presumably the BBC discounted the Mars as it is not amphibious?
18th Dec 2017, 15:57
Replies: 6
Views: 2,057
Posted By Peter G-W

Probably the same as the Valiant SOPs, other than...

Probably the same as the Valiant SOPs, other than joining on the wrong side?
Forum: Tech Log
1st Jul 2017, 22:29
Replies: 13
Views: 8,109
Posted By Peter G-W

You shouldn't really land at a closed airport.

You shouldn't really land at a closed airport.
16th Feb 2017, 09:19
Replies: 42
Views: 10,182
Posted By Peter G-W

PN. Thanks for the attempted correction but if...

PN. Thanks for the attempted correction but if you have 2 targets then you need 2 bombs and 2 bombs required 2 sets of keys. We didn't mess around!
16th Feb 2017, 08:42
Replies: 42
Views: 10,182
Posted By Peter G-W

A pilot at Laarbruch in the mid-80s managed to...

A pilot at Laarbruch in the mid-80s managed to "lose" one of his 2 key sets when had a wander around the QRA site (with a golf ball and club, I think) which made the handover to the next pilot rather...
14th Feb 2017, 20:55
Replies: 42
Views: 10,182
Posted By Peter G-W

Who was the "three man principal?" All those...

Who was the "three man principal?" All those years on Tornado and I never met him.
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