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13th Mar 2019, 16:17
Replies: 59
Views: 10,561
Posted By Derfred

I donít know why people get so excited about a...

I donít know why people get so excited about a rail link.

Sydney did it, but only with an Olympics looming, and they made it cost so much itís cheaper to get a cab into the city with more than 1...
13th Mar 2019, 09:21
Replies: 60
Views: 28,829
Posted By Derfred

ďIFĒ Flightradar24 data is to be believed, this...

ďIFĒ Flightradar24 data is to be believed, this doesnít sound like an MCAS issue. The aircraft got to 250kts by 600í and 380kts by 800í (heights above airfield).

This really only indicates a pitch...
10th Mar 2019, 12:35
Replies: 42
Views: 18,602
Posted By Derfred

No, to the best of my knowledge, QF have never...

No, to the best of my knowledge, QF have never had an event of a second pack failing after dispatch with a PACK MEL.



Unless Astral is referrring to an event I havenít heard of, s/he may be...
25th Feb 2019, 13:23
Replies: 33
Views: 14,104
Posted By Derfred

FDRís and CVRís were originally developed to...

FDRís and CVRís were originally developed to speak when the pilots were no longer alive to speak.

I believe they are used for more than that these days... I think thatís what we refer to as...
Forum: Tech Log
24th Feb 2019, 11:05
Replies: 27
Views: 6,571
Posted By Derfred

I guess you havenít flown a 737. All go arounds...

I guess you havenít flown a 737. All go arounds are manual unless you are conducting a dual autopilot approach to autoland, so I donít see your point.

I donít disagree that a competent pilot ought...
Forum: Tech Log
24th Feb 2019, 10:40
Replies: 26
Views: 4,727
Posted By Derfred

You mean like ďahhh, yeah weíre outa two one oh...

You mean like ďahhh, yeah weíre outa two one oh for eight and ahhh, yeah we got the info...Ē
Forum: Tech Log
22nd Feb 2019, 02:18
Replies: 27
Views: 6,571
Posted By Derfred

No. A competent pilot knows: 1. how to...

No.

A competent pilot knows:

1. how to fly manually;
2. how to use the automatics properly;
3. how to decide which is more appropriate for the current situation.
Forum: Tech Log
18th Feb 2019, 11:23
Replies: 28
Views: 3,723
Posted By Derfred

Wind given with landing clearance, but not with...

Wind given with landing clearance, but not with takeoff clearance, which is the topic.
Forum: Tech Log
17th Feb 2019, 12:25
Replies: 28
Views: 3,723
Posted By Derfred

Maybe they do that where you fly.

Maybe they do that where you fly.
Forum: Tech Log
17th Feb 2019, 10:57
Replies: 28
Views: 3,723
Posted By Derfred

What I have always wondered is this: If the...

What I have always wondered is this:

If the ATIS has 15kt headwind, and when I am cleared for takeoff the wind has reduced to 5kt headwind, will the tower tell me? If not I am taking off with...
14th Feb 2019, 00:02
Replies: 10
Views: 8,819
Posted By Derfred

Iím old enough to remember the time NZ refused...

Iím old enough to remember the time NZ refused entry to US nuclear subs into their harbour!
7th Feb 2019, 01:43
Replies: 16
Views: 2,603
Posted By Derfred

I havenít heard of an AIPA policy. What do they...

I havenít heard of an AIPA policy. What do they offer?
29th Jan 2019, 13:52
Replies: 64
Views: 11,862
Posted By Derfred

Did you opt to remain In? Did they tell you about...

Did you opt to remain In? Did they tell you about ďsecondary use of dataĒ? What could that be about?

Theyíre still admitting that they will use your data for other purposes (hey, guess what, itís...
29th Jan 2019, 12:12
Replies: 64
Views: 11,862
Posted By Derfred

ďOpt inĒ - wow, now that would be an idea! ...

ďOpt inĒ - wow, now that would be an idea!

Every official argument Iíve heard in favour of MHR is that it supposedly exists to help you.

Yes, there will be a small percentage of people with...
29th Jan 2019, 10:21
Replies: 50
Views: 16,602
Posted By Derfred

As you would well know, there was an extensive...

As you would well know, there was an extensive study over a decade ago involving crew members wearing wrist monitoring devices, maintaining logs, and even conducting simulator sessons immediately...
27th Jan 2019, 08:23
Replies: 64
Views: 11,862
Posted By Derfred

Or, if they may wish to be pilots one day, you...

Or, if they may wish to be pilots one day, you may wish to Opt them Out.
Forum: Tech Log
26th Jan 2019, 11:13
Replies: 38
Views: 5,167
Posted By Derfred

I canít help with the 787 question. But it...

I canít help with the 787 question.

But it is interesting to note that our B737 Company iPad EFBís have no problem getting GPS position when mounted in the bracket on the lower sill of the side...
26th Jan 2019, 10:36
Replies: 579
Views: 195,691
Posted By Derfred

Capricorn is still there pumping out flight plans...

Capricorn is still there pumping out flight plans for other fleets... why canít they whip out a backup Capricorn plan?
25th Jan 2019, 11:19
Replies: 29
Views: 5,740
Posted By Derfred

Hang on... there are still VFR aircraft? I...

Hang on... there are still VFR aircraft?

I thought GA was dead!

Ironically though, Class E down to 1200í plus a CAGRS actually sounds better than Class D to the ground... at least Class E...
23rd Jan 2019, 00:27
Replies: 130
Views: 63,238
Posted By Derfred

This. It doesnít take teeth to submit a wild...

This.

It doesnít take teeth to submit a wild log of claims, any fool can do that. Itís what comes later that counts. That takes a strong negotiating body and a strong support base. Only time will...
20th Jan 2019, 06:12
Replies: 130
Views: 63,238
Posted By Derfred

I'm not sure how you can deduce that from an...

I'm not sure how you can deduce that from an ambit log of claims by one party.
20th Jan 2019, 04:16
Replies: 130
Views: 63,238
Posted By Derfred

Well, first of all, they didn't sign a contract,...

Well, first of all, they didn't sign a contract, they accepted an offer of employment, which would have stated that the applicable workplace agreement (as varied from time to time) would apply. And...
Forum: Tech Log
20th Jan 2019, 03:53
Replies: 22
Views: 5,217
Posted By Derfred

No, they didn't move it. They installed a second...

No, they didn't move it. They installed a second GBAS in MEL. The GBAS in SYD is still there.
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Jan 2019, 01:09
Replies: 36
Views: 8,213
Posted By Derfred

I would suggest that forcing air traffic...

I would suggest that forcing air traffic controllers to work unpaid in a supposed first world country is very aviation related.
17th Jan 2019, 15:22
Replies: 846
Views: 306,996
Posted By Derfred

of A350ís?

of A350ís?
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