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29th Sep 2022, 18:15
Replies: 162
Views: 19,099
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Good God man! As soon as I've done up my...

Good God man! As soon as I've done up my puttees and drawn out the Mess Webley, I'll be dashing off a signal to the chaps at Bentley Priory and stop this malarkey in its tracks.
23rd Sep 2022, 12:57
Replies: 34
Views: 7,766
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Remembering that real ships are moving targets. ...

Remembering that real ships are moving targets. I'm sure predictive algorithms are good, but it's not going to be as easy as the demo suggests.
19th Sep 2022, 22:53
Replies: 118
Views: 21,778
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That impressive young man is a 2nd Lt in the...

That impressive young man is a 2nd Lt in the Queens Company, 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards. He has a single "pip" correctly known as a Bath Star. He is commanding the 8 NCO's, ranging from...
17th Sep 2022, 14:25
Replies: 119
Views: 23,570
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Exactly this! Nothing to do with Health and...

Exactly this! Nothing to do with Health and Safety zealousness, everything to do with ensuring you have a comprehensive and complete safety and risk assessment for an aviation event involving the...
16th Sep 2022, 21:26
Replies: 119
Views: 23,570
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I can't help thinking that throwing 170,000lbs of...

I can't help thinking that throwing 170,000lbs of 4-engine Bomber down a runway at a CAA licensed aerodrome, ultimately resulting in a near miss with a public highway is going to make somebody...
14th Sep 2022, 23:13
Replies: 8
Views: 2,493
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Just wait until you see the interest on that last...

Just wait until you see the interest on that last mess bill...
13th Sep 2022, 17:40
Replies: 63
Views: 16,911
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The original post and the link should be placed...

The original post and the link should be placed in the 'Offal" section of PPRune, as an example of top quality tripe. Corrosion control is a routine part of aircraft maintenance, and what a shocker,...
22nd Aug 2022, 21:00
Replies: 10
Views: 2,493
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You can barely see the join...

You can barely see the join...
Forum: Rotorheads
17th Aug 2022, 15:58
Replies: 88
Views: 12,315
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If only there were some way to slow a helicopter...

If only there were some way to slow a helicopter down, so you could take a cautious peek over the other side of the ridge line, instead of barrelling into IMC...
6th Aug 2022, 13:21
Replies: 158
Views: 40,882
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B Word - Very accurate precis. As much as we...

B Word - Very accurate precis. As much as we like to blame companies like Babcock and Lockheed, they can't cause the damage that is occurring without the facilitation and access given to them by...
Forum: Rotorheads
28th Jul 2022, 23:28
Replies: 9
Views: 3,052
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I was visiting the Apache Aviation Regiment at...

I was visiting the Apache Aviation Regiment at Illesheim, Germany, to get an early view of Apache operations and noticed that all the aircraft were chained to the flight line with some serious...
Forum: Rotorheads
26th Jul 2022, 17:34
Replies: 15
Views: 3,205
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I've seen them trained to find nuts by passing...

I've seen them trained to find nuts by passing through an obstacle course, but that is amazing!
Forum: Rotorheads
22nd Jul 2022, 18:02
Replies: 20
Views: 2,042
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I resemble that remark....

I resemble that remark....
Forum: Rotorheads
21st Jul 2022, 12:49
Replies: 20
Views: 2,042
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Reco, don't be disheartened. For a lot of rotary...

Reco, don't be disheartened. For a lot of rotary people, all those years of waiting for a loose bolt, or a missing washer, or a sudden change in vibration to result in a fiery demise with the...
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Jul 2022, 17:17
Replies: 35
Views: 7,475
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All the rules in the world count for nothing if...

All the rules in the world count for nothing if pilots and operators have a no sense of integrity or ethical conduct. The military beat it into to you from day one, but when you "pay to play"...
Forum: Rotorheads
24th Jun 2022, 16:27
Replies: 76
Views: 11,311
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Is it just me thinking chopping the throttle...

Is it just me thinking chopping the throttle might have led to a less exciting arrival? That or make sure your right boot is touching the perspex...
17th Jun 2022, 12:29
Replies: 15
Views: 5,172
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Direct quote from the article: "The aerial...

Direct quote from the article:

"The aerial surveillance platform has been beset by problems and has seen the budget spiral from 800m to more than 1.4 million."

That's about what you would...
11th Jun 2022, 19:04
Replies: 13
Views: 3,454
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Some interesting legalese in play here: ...

Some interesting legalese in play here:

"...NHI was not offered the possibility to discuss the latest proposal made to improve the availability of the NH90 in Norway and to address the specific...
29th May 2022, 12:30
Replies: 46
Views: 20,636
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There were a number of failures here, but the...

There were a number of failures here, but the most obvious safety breach was whoever applied the tape in the first place without an accompanying maintenance snag requiring it to be removed before...
28th May 2022, 15:45
Replies: 32
Views: 8,378
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Nice to see the marked up Vol 10 wiring diagram...

Nice to see the marked up Vol 10 wiring diagram next to the set up - and when you tell the kids today...
12th May 2022, 15:08
Replies: 17
Views: 3,491
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Good job nobody was photographing us running out...

Good job nobody was photographing us running out of any US PX in Germany throwing Mountain Bikes into the back of the cab.


Generally it's not so much the act, as the public perception of the act...
Forum: Rotorheads
8th May 2022, 15:48
Replies: 87
Views: 16,934
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I'm genuinely curious how fuel level and...

I'm genuinely curious how fuel level and endurance is indicated/calculated, I'm certainly not an expert on jet pack operation, but I'm thinking the engine out characteristics are quite limited. A...
6th May 2022, 18:54
Replies: 68
Views: 67,343
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It's a shame there aren't some terrible and...

It's a shame there aren't some terrible and tragic examples out there of what can happen when display pilots and teams don't stick to the plan....
...
Forum: Rotorheads
5th May 2022, 22:01
Replies: 24
Views: 4,138
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Who knew if you mounted the engines 3 degrees...

Who knew if you mounted the engines 3 degrees nose up when on level ground they would drain oil? (What's that? Everybody knew?) Many a pristine aircraft dispersal has been sullied by the RR Gem...
30th Mar 2022, 23:48
Replies: 6
Views: 1,761
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30-31 March 1944 Nuremberg Raid Losses

Not sure I had appreciated the magnitude of the losses incurred on this raid. 106 Bombers and 545 Aircrew in a single raid, quite staggering. Lots of detailed information available, but in summary;
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16th Mar 2022, 17:04
Replies: 103
Views: 21,287
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Considering the recent UK F-35 that went into the...

Considering the recent UK F-35 that went into the ocean from a carrier launch after ingesting an engine intake blank, those of you who say this should never happen appear to missing the human factors...
Forum: Rotorheads
13th Mar 2022, 14:16
Replies: 39
Views: 5,389
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Well, as long as that pinpoint emergency landing...

Well, as long as that pinpoint emergency landing is to a piece of real estate that is currently somewhere between your toe-caps.

In this scenario, an engine failure resulting in an auto to a busy...
Forum: Rotorheads
26th Feb 2022, 14:54
Replies: 41
Views: 8,614
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Starting with the original accident here, this...

Starting with the original accident here, this has to win the "Most avoidable accident " award. Sitting in a 30 foot hover waiting for the snow cloud to envelop you, with the Number 2 creeping up...
Forum: Rotorheads
26th Feb 2022, 14:27
Replies: 16
Views: 4,579
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"Man who can't fly helicopter can't fly...

"Man who can't fly helicopter can't fly helicopter - Film at 11"
20th Feb 2022, 14:57
Replies: 22
Views: 7,522
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At the risk of agreeing with Crab and CJ, this...

At the risk of agreeing with Crab and CJ, this was a purely political photo stunt to deflect some media coverage from his Oddbins crisis. That's all fine, you get to do that as PM, but don't pretend...
18th Feb 2022, 16:44
Replies: 150
Views: 46,551
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Well, you didn't need a mind-reading stage act to...

Well, you didn't need a mind-reading stage act to see this coming. Not quite sure how you get to E7/E8 and not understand consequences like this.
16th Feb 2022, 16:39
Replies: 150
Views: 46,551
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That's why the outcome of the investigation is...

That's why the outcome of the investigation is crucial, but it's hard to see a scenario where 'negligence' is a factor. You might have Human Factors in play that used to be tarred with the "Pilot...
16th Feb 2022, 16:22
Replies: 115
Views: 33,402
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Remember, the definition of a true gentleman is...

Remember, the definition of a true gentleman is someone who knows how to play the bagpipes, but doesn't.
15th Feb 2022, 18:57
Replies: 25
Views: 5,682
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I always felt some sympathy for anyone who owned...

I always felt some sympathy for anyone who owned a "White gabled house on ridge line" anywhere near Brawdy during an FAC course.
15th Feb 2022, 18:17
Replies: 25
Views: 5,682
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How can you use "Ancient Temple with Doric...

How can you use "Ancient Temple with Doric Columns" as an IP if you don't know what it looks like?
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