Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Stearperson
Showing results 1 to 25 of 39
Search took 0.02 seconds.
4th Sep 2010, 22:11
Replies: 702
Views: 183,338
Posted By Stearperson

md80fanatic Join Date: Aug 2007 ...

md80fanatic


Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Austin, TX USA
Age: 48
Posts: 75 Is this the disease of the day? To demand a fast track to everything, without putting forth even 20% of the time...
9th Feb 2010, 00:03
Replies: 74
Views: 16,665
Posted By Stearperson

Have been following the development of this plane...

Have been following the development of this plane all along.
Looks like a terrific design. Have always been impressed with the 12 psi differential pressurization.
Having flow both single pilot...
10th Feb 2009, 18:46
Replies: 2,018
Views: 906,260
Posted By Stearperson

Interesting short history of ditchings.

BARNSTORMERS.COM eFLYER - Flat Water is Useful (http://www.barnstormers.com/eFLYER/2009/053-eFLYER-FA01-FlatWater.html)
19th Jan 2009, 18:18
Replies: 2,018
Views: 906,260
Posted By Stearperson

Ditching

It appears that Southern and Taca experienced forced landings as they landed on LAND. While both are impressive displays of airmanship they are not ditchings.
To be a Ditching the touchdown must be...
28th Oct 2008, 17:56
Replies: 55
Views: 7,135
Posted By Stearperson

You are required to have the latest ATIS before...

You are required to have the latest ATIS before taxiing out or checking in with approach controller and so therefore it's been established FAA and ICAO procedure as mentioned in the FAA AIM and many...
20th Aug 2008, 05:56
Replies: 90
Views: 5,935
Posted By Stearperson

An Me163 would certainly be an interesting ride. ...

An Me163 would certainly be an interesting ride.
I would also love to fly a 3350 powered Sea Fury.
20th Aug 2008, 05:45
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Stearperson

Definitely a P-3 Orion. Looks like she is...

Definitely a P-3 Orion.
Looks like she is running at about 1400 Horspower per engine on the torque guages.
Hope she does not shut one down when she goes for her lipstick.
Notice the second set of...
Forum: Freight Dogs
26th Jul 2008, 07:03
Replies: 127
Views: 25,323
Posted By Stearperson

The only Electras flown in the states with 2...

The only Electras flown in the states with 2 pilot crews that I know of are actually P-3s.
Firefighting P-3s regularly fly in the US with just 2 pilots on board.
The FAA began allowing this in 1990...
29th Apr 2008, 23:08
Replies: 4
Views: 2,732
Posted By Stearperson

Spitfire attacks Hurricane in Texas.

Spitfire Collides With Restored Hurricane On Galveston Ramp
Tue, 29 Apr '08

Ground Mishap Results In Bent Metal, But No Injuries
No one was injured when two vintage World War II aircraft...
16th Dec 2007, 04:29
Replies: 68
Views: 9,854
Posted By Stearperson

New BS: I like your ideas. That is exactly...

New BS:

I like your ideas. That is exactly how most unions work. A plumber or longshoreman or electrician can move to a new company and retain their pay and expirience level.
The union also takes...
15th Dec 2007, 21:34
Replies: 68
Views: 9,854
Posted By Stearperson

This is an absolute disaster for any US 121 pilot...

This is an absolute disaster for any US 121 pilot who is not now a captain.
John Prater, President of ALPA lied to and tricked the very members who pay his salary with their dues.
Upon taking the...
10th Apr 2007, 18:29
Replies: 37
Views: 17,526
Posted By Stearperson

If the Chief in question would like to relieve me...

If the Chief in question would like to relieve me of my duties for a trip (with pay of course) he would be free to conduct the flight in any manner he chooses.
9th Apr 2007, 06:37
Replies: 262
Views: 82,778
Posted By Stearperson

I Have read that "This pilot is free to resume...

I Have read that "This pilot is free to resume his flying duties."

He never should have been accused of this in the first place. This is another case of some ground pounder security dork trying to...
25th Mar 2007, 02:41
Replies: 127
Views: 34,915
Posted By Stearperson

Its really fun to mess with the screeners by...

Its really fun to mess with the screeners by asking them simple staightforward honest questions.

For example: Who screens the first TSA screener to arrive at work in the morning?

Its amazing...
23rd Mar 2007, 23:40
Replies: 29
Views: 7,476
Posted By Stearperson

Looks like a good approach and landing to me....

Looks like a good approach and landing to me. Some of my best approaches and Ldgs have been while the Non Flying pilot was telling jokes and cracking me up.

Looks like they have an FE and two...
Forum: ATC Issues
11th Mar 2007, 20:13
Replies: 24
Views: 5,109
Posted By Stearperson

Unfortunately there is really no way to discern...

Unfortunately there is really no way to discern the active runway from the metar report.
Which runway will be assigned for takeoff is one of the great mysteries of aviation.
Forum: Questions
8th Mar 2007, 05:27
Replies: 2
Views: 605
Posted By Stearperson

I would and have stayed at the La Quinta. There...

I would and have stayed at the La Quinta.
There is one both south and north of the airport.
They have clean quiet rooms and a nice staff and a free breakfast.
They will drive you to and from the...
Forum: Jet Blast
28th Feb 2007, 06:32
Replies: 29,982
Views: 1,056,577
Posted By Stearperson

......hundred spilled beers and pissing off the...

......hundred spilled beers and pissing off the vacationing Godzilla........
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Feb 2007, 05:04
Replies: 102
Views: 15,356
Posted By Stearperson

I was once asked to carry bags for a fellow...

I was once asked to carry bags for a fellow whilst waiting for my airport limo in Bogata Columbia.
I politely declined and the fellow simultaneously realised his mistake and politely apoligized.
...
4th Feb 2007, 05:44
Replies: 7
Views: 1,346
Posted By Stearperson

Good Question

This is a tough question and one I ask myself often.
I feel very qualified to comment as I have worked full time for 2 different corporate operators and at least 2 airlines,mabye 5 depending on how...
4th Feb 2007, 05:10
Replies: 10
Views: 4,028
Posted By Stearperson

Type IV de icing fluid is usually used to protect...

Type IV de icing fluid is usually used to protect against falling precipitaton freezing to the surfaces.
Type I and II are intended for de icing when there is not falling precip.
I know this does...
Forum: Tech Log
23rd Jan 2007, 06:05
Replies: 14
Views: 1,850
Posted By Stearperson

Nope. Some like to do this in corporate...

Nope.

Some like to do this in corporate jets. I think they were raised in King Airs.
Forum: Questions
18th Nov 2004, 06:05
Replies: 16
Views: 2,076
Posted By Stearperson

AC Weight

According to folks I used to fly DC-8s with the 8s also used to have this type of system installed.
It did work off nitrogen pressure inside the oleo strut.
It was also difficult to maintain and...
Forum: Jet Blast
28th Jun 2004, 21:16
Replies: 37
Views: 5,734
Posted By Stearperson

A few years back while flying DC-8 freighters I...

A few years back while flying DC-8 freighters I decided that our cargo compartment heating was probably not reliable enough to keep 40 lab rats we were transporting from freezing.
A decisioon was...
Forum: Questions
1st Feb 2004, 12:54
Replies: 21
Views: 4,199
Posted By Stearperson

737 crosswind

The demonstrated crosswind components is listed as 35 kts for the -300 and 31kts for the -200.

Additional recommended guidlines from Boeing are as follows:

Runway condition ...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 39
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.