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21st May 2018, 00:33
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Posted By Taildragger67

Vale 'Milt', Gp Capt Milton Cottee AFC MID US Air Medal

It is with sadness that I inform the PPRuNe Military Aircrew community of the passing of Group Captain Milton Cottee AFC MID US Air Medal (RAAF, Ret'd), on 01 May 2018. 'Milt' was a regular...
6th Nov 2017, 00:01
Replies: 33
Views: 20,556
Posted By Taildragger67

RIP Ben. Never met him but a fan of Plane...

RIP Ben.

Never met him but a fan of Plane Talking and prior. Always looked at his stories for the no-vested-interests view. Sad news. Who will keep the b's honest now?

Vale.
1st Oct 2017, 02:10
Replies: 554
Views: 526,066
Posted By Taildragger67

Engines 1 & 4 on the A380 don't have reverse...

Engines 1 & 4 on the A380 don't have reverse thrust capability as they hang so far off the centreline there's a risk of throwing up foreign objects.
27th Apr 2017, 05:40
Replies: 40
Views: 5,284
Posted By Taildragger67

Nugget90, this Aussie thanks you Brit for joining...

Nugget90, this Aussie thanks you Brit for joining our commemoration. I do note in many Anzac Day services I've attended, that there are usually several other Commonwealth attendees and often a...
10th Apr 2017, 19:56
Replies: 1,174
Views: 357,607
Posted By Taildragger67

It's hit Australia: Sydney Morning Herald: Man...

It's hit Australia:
Sydney Morning Herald: Man dragged off overbooked United flight by police as fellow passengers look on in horror...
20th Dec 2016, 16:44
Replies: 413
Views: 200,973
Posted By Taildragger67

You have to be joking. The buses only run every...

You have to be joking. The buses only run every 20-30 mins, so if you miss one because your bag took a while to appear, you've a wait on your hands and suddenly a very tight transfer. Also, they are...
14th Mar 2016, 06:55
Replies: 53
Views: 43,014
Posted By Taildragger67

Qantas has had RPT 747-400 services into Santiago...

Qantas has had RPT 747-400 services into Santiago for about four years now; several times per week, if not daily.

Quite a few 747Fs go through SCL as well.
8th Mar 2016, 20:25
Replies: 192
Views: 167,225
Posted By Taildragger67

Since when were '747' and 'Virgin' (Australia) in...

Since when were '747' and 'Virgin' (Australia) in the same sentence?

One could imagine VA A330s going to HK, though...
8th Mar 2016, 01:01
Replies: 12
Views: 5,228
Posted By Taildragger67

I know someone who had an issue with another...

I know someone who had an issue with another SIN-based LCC a few years back. The CAAS was very interested and their involvement got some action.

Keep in mind Scoot is owned by Singapore Air;...
2nd Mar 2016, 13:25
Replies: 72
Views: 56,190
Posted By Taildragger67

MH370: Likely piece of doomed plane found -...

MH370: Likely piece of doomed plane found - CNN.com (http://www.cnn.com/2016/03/02/us/mh370-possible-debris-found/index.html)
8th Feb 2016, 18:49
Replies: 314
Views: 173,092
Posted By Taildragger67

... and sticking winglets on them to keep them...

... and sticking winglets on them to keep them competitive for years to come.
27th Jan 2016, 16:56
Replies: 58
Views: 12,902
Posted By Taildragger67

Airports paying for LCC traffic

It's worked out pretty well for Ryanair for years now! (Europe rather than NZ but similar model.)
11th Jan 2016, 22:37
Replies: 48
Views: 25,673
Posted By Taildragger67

AF clearly found a use for them for four years...

AF clearly found a use for them for four years longer than SIA.



Quite possibly, given BA are updating the cabins on 15 or so airframes.

And possibly up to 15 or 20 years ahead of Lufthansa,...
9th Sep 2015, 20:28
Replies: 741
Views: 708,026
Posted By Taildragger67

Bags

IMVHO as SLF, part of this is down to the airlines themselves. Charging punters for checking bags encourages them to take as much in to the cabin as they can. It might be better to stop charging for...
16th Jun 2015, 16:50
Replies: 52
Views: 18,615
Posted By Taildragger67

Right well I think we have a solid candidate for...

Right well I think we have a solid candidate for the name of VH-OQM (should it ever arrive).
23rd Jan 2015, 18:19
Replies: 29
Views: 8,706
Posted By Taildragger67

Emirates remain keen. Emirates Will Buy 100...

Emirates remain keen.
Emirates Will Buy 100 More A380s If Airbus Upgrades Model - Bloomberg...
21st Jan 2015, 19:56
Replies: 32
Views: 11,427
Posted By Taildragger67

Re Ramius's post (#7) concerning new aircraft:...

Re Ramius's post (#7) concerning new aircraft: see today's AFR. Reportedly, 789s have already been ordered but the order has not yet been finalised.
1st Jul 2014, 17:52
Replies: 5,464
Views: 3,501,651
Posted By Taildragger67

Sorry can I just get that straight: the CEO of an...

Sorry can I just get that straight: the CEO of an airline, which he claims to have issues with costs, flies somewhere by private jet?
24th Mar 2014, 14:20
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,272,234
Posted By Taildragger67

It's new news. They'd been pilloried for possibly...

It's new news. They'd been pilloried for possibly keeping info to themselves, now they're copping it for relaying new information.

By definition, unless / until the airframe / parts thereof /...
17th Mar 2014, 01:40
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,272,234
Posted By Taildragger67

Centre of arcs

People sorry if this has already been discussed on any of the previous 171 pages of this thread, but:

what does the centre point of those arcs represent and how was it determined?

Thanks
10th Mar 2014, 17:12
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,272,234
Posted By Taildragger67

If said airliner's transponder was inop (either...

If said airliner's transponder was inop (either intentionally or not), then whilst there might be a radar return, would it necessarily be recognised (and recorded) as belonging to that particular...
21st May 2013, 10:27
Replies: 36
Views: 16,806
Posted By Taildragger67

Hasn't Tim Clark been saying for a while...

Hasn't Tim Clark been saying for a while (http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-01-07/emirates-may-need-30-more-a380-superjumbos-for-network-expansion.html) that they want another 30 x A380s?
17th May 2013, 12:14
Replies: 13
Views: 8,951
Posted By Taildragger67

Given the outcome, I would've thought Qantas...

Given the outcome, I would've thought Qantas would probably let R de C appear (or at least advise) on something like ACI?

Possibly with a certain amount of veto rights.

They let him go on 4...
10th May 2013, 09:35
Replies: 279
Views: 53,662
Posted By Taildragger67

The report says that Riccy could only support ops...

The report says that Riccy could only support ops up to 737 / A320 size.

Terminal & apron facilities aside, surely the existing runway can support heavier aircraft than that? I've seen C5s happily...
Forum: Jet Blast
29th Apr 2013, 05:57
Replies: 65
Views: 8,118
Posted By Taildragger67

Yep Despite over 90 years of tilling the...

Yep

Despite over 90 years of tilling the soil, bits of ordnance are dug up daily in the farmland that was the Western Front, to the extent that the local constabulary regular disposal blow-ups.
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