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25th Aug 2020, 19:29
Replies: 41
Views: 18,754
Posted By DaveUnwin

Thank you Treaders.

Thank you Treaders.
25th Aug 2020, 19:20
Replies: 130
Views: 33,778
Posted By DaveUnwin

I'm quite fond of saying "never say never" but on...

I'm quite fond of saying "never say never" but on this occasion I'm prepared to make an exception. This will NEVER happen.
18th Jul 2020, 18:12
Replies: 220
Views: 33,927
Posted By DaveUnwin

Certainly Asturias. The dog's name has been...

Certainly Asturias. The dog's name has been deemed offensive by some and airbrushed from history. Its name is a fact. Not necessarily hugely relevant or pertinent, but a fact nevertheless. Now,...
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Jul 2020, 15:46
Replies: 0
Views: 609
Posted By DaveUnwin

More positive banner

So, what PPRuNers have
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spotted this in the skies above Lincolnshire,...
18th Jul 2020, 15:18
Replies: 220
Views: 33,927
Posted By DaveUnwin

Bob V, and with the greatest respect, I assume...

Bob V, and with the greatest respect, I assume you are familiar with the expression "the thin end of the wedge"?
10th Jul 2020, 12:31
Replies: 70
Views: 5,147
Posted By DaveUnwin

Yes, the 'Nazi bombers' irked me too,...

Yes, the 'Nazi bombers' irked me too, particularly as he never once referred to "the UK coalition fighters'.
11th Jun 2020, 10:14
Replies: 5,122
Views: 1,430,944
Posted By DaveUnwin

Six years to do nothing - six weeks to do loads....

Six years to do nothing - six weeks to do loads. There we all were thinking that if takes six years to do nothing that in engineering terms the Vigilant must be something like a cross between a...
11th Jun 2020, 08:03
Replies: 5,122
Views: 1,430,944
Posted By DaveUnwin

Amazing. For six years the RAF/MoD/ACO...

Amazing. For six years the RAF/MoD/ACO spectacularly failed to achieve anything with regard to the Vigilantes, and yet within what - six weeks -there's been real progress towards returning some to...
29th May 2020, 15:15
Replies: 29
Views: 15,474
Posted By DaveUnwin

Well documented that he's always had an issue...

Well documented that he's always had an issue with the demon drink, maybe he's fallen off the wagon? He does look a bit pissed.
26th May 2020, 12:00
Replies: 279
Views: 172,388
Posted By DaveUnwin

We had a pro-turn letter into GASCo FSM after I...

We had a pro-turn letter into GASCo FSM after I ran a feature on turnbacks; - this was my response.
The Editor replies “I’m afraid that I’m firmly on Captain Laming’s side regarding turn backs....
26th May 2020, 08:04
Replies: 279
Views: 172,388
Posted By DaveUnwin

"In essence, if your aircraft glides at a steeper...

"In essence, if your aircraft glides at a steeper angle than its climb angle and you try a 180 you are NOT going to make it."

This is probably the most elegant anti-turnback argument I've ever...
24th May 2020, 13:57
Replies: 279
Views: 172,388
Posted By DaveUnwin

Hi BA/BY, we ran a feature about practicing...

Hi BA/BY, we ran a feature about practicing turnbacks in GASCo FlightSfety magazine last year, which concluded that - for a variety of reasons - it was generally better to go straight ahead and NOT...
4th May 2020, 18:52
Replies: 20
Views: 17,551
Posted By DaveUnwin

I visited the factory at Monopoli, Italy a few...

I visited the factory at Monopoli, Italy a few years ago and tested the same Blackshape Prime that had been at sea on the Italian Navy’s aircraft carrier Cavour. Finished in a matt grey air defence...
2nd Apr 2020, 08:20
Replies: 95
Views: 20,631
Posted By DaveUnwin

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Slightly different from most Chipmunks......
28th Mar 2020, 09:00
Replies: 38
Views: 5,328
Posted By DaveUnwin

Hi Dan, according to my research WB563 was bought...

Hi Dan, according to my research WB563 was bought by Farm Aviation Ltd in 1963, registered G-AOTF and converted to Mk.23 configuration. By 1967 ‘Tango Fox’ had left the agricultural industry and flew...
28th Mar 2020, 00:45
Replies: 38
Views: 5,328
Posted By DaveUnwin

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/...

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Another fine Keith Wilson photo of Chipmunk...
28th Mar 2020, 00:33
Replies: 742
Views: 274,394
Posted By DaveUnwin

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Correct Pobjoy. Tango Fox is a Mk.23.
6th Mar 2020, 17:47
Replies: 742
Views: 274,394
Posted By DaveUnwin

Hi Rocket, think Tango Fox has looked like that...

Hi Rocket, think Tango Fox has looked like that for a while.
4th Mar 2020, 12:44
Replies: 38
Views: 5,328
Posted By DaveUnwin

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/1332x1316/43_0409_chipmunk_23_g_aotf_saltby_10_01_2020_8da02334cb64c00f83e1fe0085cb44d63baa8830.jpg
Thanks Treaders, and here's a fine Keith Wilson...
4th Mar 2020, 12:40
Replies: 742
Views: 274,394
Posted By DaveUnwin

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A fine Keith Wilson photo of Chipmunk Mk.23...
7th Feb 2020, 11:56
Replies: 22
Views: 5,908
Posted By DaveUnwin

Oh, and I totally agree with BizJetJock -...

Oh, and I totally agree with BizJetJock - reliability has to improve.
7th Feb 2020, 11:55
Replies: 22
Views: 5,908
Posted By DaveUnwin

I agree with Derjodel. AI is one thing, but the...

I agree with Derjodel. AI is one thing, but the next generation of AI will learn things as it goes along. I think a lot of what we used to call "local knowledge" (such as knowing that a large...
30th Jan 2020, 11:48
Replies: 38
Views: 5,328
Posted By DaveUnwin

[QUOTE=Dora-9;10674782]I42: I was told that...

[QUOTE=Dora-9;10674782]I42:

I was told that one reason that the conversion of the SA29 back to the DHC-1 configuration (the VH-BCA project) was "easy" was because the pilot's seat was in the same...
29th Jan 2020, 17:24
Replies: 38
Views: 5,328
Posted By DaveUnwin

Big lumps of lead in the hopper India!

Big lumps of lead in the hopper India!
27th Jan 2020, 21:52
Replies: 4
Views: 2,565
Posted By DaveUnwin

Good point Stuff, although I meant instead of...

Good point Stuff, although I meant instead of using the radio. (As an aside, when I fly an A2A shoot for a magazine the photog primarily uses hand signals, but that's more because he's leaning out of...
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