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10th Oct 2017, 10:15
Replies: 71
Views: 31,150
Posted By Zippy Monster

G-ZBAS airborne out of LTN just now.

G-ZBAS airborne out of LTN just now.
Forum: Tech Log
27th Feb 2015, 13:27
Replies: 59
Views: 12,377
Posted By Zippy Monster

RAT 5 - retracting the gear will open the gear...

RAT 5 - retracting the gear will open the gear doors and add a whole lot of extra drag just when you don't need it. We are told to leave it well alone and I agree.
2nd Oct 2014, 17:51
Replies: 3,425
Views: 1,503,079
Posted By Zippy Monster

This has been the problem in the majority of the...

This has been the problem in the majority of the boarding discrepancies I have encountered at work. There are a multitude of other reasons it can happen too.Duplicate desk/internet check-ins do...
Forum: Questions
23rd Aug 2014, 19:45
Replies: 4
Views: 1,997
Posted By Zippy Monster

It's the FO. Captain parks the aircraft, FO makes...

It's the FO. Captain parks the aircraft, FO makes the "disarm" PA.
21st Aug 2014, 07:13
Replies: 6,512
Views: 5,400,425
Posted By Zippy Monster

A few of my colleagues applied. They are all...

A few of my colleagues applied. They are all well-trained, highly-motivated, enthusiastic, knowledgeable and generally excellent all-round operators and thoroughly nice people. All with plenty of...
22nd Jul 2014, 08:36
Replies: 3,425
Views: 1,503,079
Posted By Zippy Monster

Did MAN-AYT-MAN on short-haul 767s earlier this...

Did MAN-AYT-MAN on short-haul 767s earlier this month.

On the outbound, G-OBYF, no IFE whatsoever - the screens just showed a screensaver the whole way and nothing happened when you tried to use...
28th Jun 2014, 16:47
Replies: 46
Views: 37,216
Posted By Zippy Monster

At the risk of sounding like a pedant, would this...

At the risk of sounding like a pedant, would this not be CDL rather than MEL?
Forum: Tech Log
25th Jun 2014, 09:20
Replies: 11
Views: 3,194
Posted By Zippy Monster

I find the FCOM descriptions of the FMGC and MCDU...

I find the FCOM descriptions of the FMGC and MCDU extremely hard to navigate and find the information necessary. To answer your question, though...

DSC-22_20-50-10 (Auto Flight - Flight Management...
Forum: Tech Log
13th Jun 2014, 09:46
Replies: 22
Views: 5,768
Posted By Zippy Monster

No it doesn't, it means it is recommended....

No it doesn't, it means it is recommended. Otherwise it would say it is required, or mandatory, or obligatory. Recommended does not mean required.
Forum: Tech Log
31st May 2014, 08:59
Replies: 2
Views: 1,992
Posted By Zippy Monster

The "fault" light on the fuel mode selector...

The "fault" light on the fuel mode selector push-button can appear to be dimly illuminated when it is in fact not. I can't remember the exact technical reason for this but it is a known peculiarity...
Forum: Tech Log
6th Apr 2014, 15:49
Replies: 11
Views: 3,056
Posted By Zippy Monster

Yes, your edit there is the sort of thing I had...

Yes, your edit there is the sort of thing I had in mind. Realistically yes, we are going to evacuate once the checklist has commenced, but I would consider it unwise to assert that:



holds true...
Forum: Tech Log
6th Apr 2014, 15:17
Replies: 11
Views: 3,056
Posted By Zippy Monster

john_smith - I respectfully disagree. A...

john_smith - I respectfully disagree.

A highly-respected TRE taught me during my command course that the decision to evacuate can be changed right up to the point you actually give the command,...
Forum: Cabin Crew
1st Apr 2014, 15:43
Replies: 11
Views: 5,931
Posted By Zippy Monster

Flight deck, not cabin crew. Have experienced it...

Flight deck, not cabin crew. Have experienced it mildly, not quite like you suggest, but over-the-counter mebeverine and peppermint oil worked wonders for me. Both are accepted by the CAA for...
22nd Mar 2014, 10:06
Replies: 4,718
Views: 3,313,490
Posted By Zippy Monster

Almost certainly awaiting decals. Pretty much...

Almost certainly awaiting decals. Pretty much identical to the base scheme on the Unicef-liveried aircraft.
10th Mar 2014, 20:27
Replies: 41
Views: 16,841
Posted By Zippy Monster

I take your point, but don't tar us all with the...

I take your point, but don't tar us all with the same brush. I will have my debt paid off within the year (6 years after starting repayments), and bought my own house last year.

(And am reasonably...
10th Mar 2014, 19:18
Replies: 41
Views: 16,841
Posted By Zippy Monster

89 grand?!! :eek: That's a nearly 50%...

89 grand?!! :eek:

That's a nearly 50% increase in 8 years... it was 60k when I went through!
3rd Feb 2014, 09:31
Replies: 89
Views: 31,577
Posted By Zippy Monster

I've never understood the "one light" visual...

I've never understood the "one light" visual requirement on a CAT IIIB with DH either. Like you say, A4, it doesn't leave a lot of time at all - and what happens if the "one light" you see (and on...
3rd Feb 2014, 07:29
Replies: 89
Views: 31,577
Posted By Zippy Monster

My operator (European lo-co) has to use 25' for a...

My operator (European lo-co) has to use 25' for a CAT IIIB in France, despite using "no DH" everywhere else. I can't remember the exact reason our flight ops people gave to us word-for-word, but it...
Forum: ATC Issues
30th Jun 2013, 18:53
Replies: 19
Views: 4,589
Posted By Zippy Monster

Thanks for the replies folks - appreciated. I'm...

Thanks for the replies folks - appreciated. I'm not going to file a complaint; ATC have their job to do just as we have ours and I'm always very respectful of that. (Plus, I'm pretty new in the LHS...
Forum: ATC Issues
30th Jun 2013, 17:50
Replies: 19
Views: 4,589
Posted By Zippy Monster

Thanks for the reply. You assume correctly in...

Thanks for the reply. You assume correctly in that we missed the CTOT+10 window (or rather, would have done had we bothered to try.)

I know there's nothing unusual in getting a slot an hour later...
Forum: ATC Issues
30th Jun 2013, 14:56
Replies: 19
Views: 4,589
Posted By Zippy Monster

"Late update penalty" on a slot

Hello all. This morning, about to operate a first wave flight from home base, we were delayed by a baggage system failure in the terminal which meant us missing our slot by about 2 minutes. I called...
24th Jun 2013, 17:52
Replies: 4,582
Views: 1,252,140
Posted By Zippy Monster

Fair enough. I don't operate to MAN but use it...

Fair enough. I don't operate to MAN but use it regularly as passenger - am I right in thinking runway 2 has its own fire station? If so, presumably a suitable level of cover was able to be maintained.
24th Jun 2013, 17:37
Replies: 4,582
Views: 1,252,140
Posted By Zippy Monster

It's not just the backtracking the parallel...

It's not just the backtracking the parallel runway that causes issues here. If the problem aircraft was surrounded by airport fire vehicles as indicated above, then the airport's fire cover may be...
Forum: Questions
30th Jan 2013, 15:14
Replies: 7
Views: 4,618
Posted By Zippy Monster

Destination alternate (or destination itself if...

Destination alternate (or destination itself if no alternate planned) must have a non-RNAV instrument approach available if an RNAV approach is intended at destination. So to answer your question,...
28th Jan 2013, 21:09
Replies: 441
Views: 225,041
Posted By Zippy Monster

Sure someone will beat me to this but... Thomson...

Sure someone will beat me to this but... Thomson and First Choice Airways used to be two separate airlines, but merged their operations a few years back and now operate under the "Thomson" name and...
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