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10th Nov 2020, 19:08
Replies: 26
Views: 9,093
Posted By LookingForAJob

Interesting, I've had the same objective and...

Interesting, I've had the same objective and experience.

I currently seem to be on the naughty step, and I have been since August. It happened for a few days a month or so before - I've no idea...
Forum: ATC Issues
10th Jul 2020, 17:20
30th Jun 2020, 21:16
Replies: 1,672
Views: 2,840,419
Posted By LookingForAJob

OK, if humans cannot multitask, we can call it...

OK, if humans cannot multitask, we can call it time-slicing. The fact remains that on the face of it, this crew were unable to manage their aircraft in a situation where the vast majority of other...
Forum: Jet Blast
30th Jun 2020, 20:43
Replies: 5
Views: 1,082
Posted By LookingForAJob

Another pandemic?

Great news (https://www.bbc.com/news/health-53218704) on the BBC. Maybe this is the next pandemic to cause chaos and finally shut down travel completely! Maybe Nostradamus and the Mayans were right,...
Forum: Jet Blast
16th Jun 2020, 10:08
Replies: 3,251
Views: 419,803
Posted By LookingForAJob

interesting. I would have assumed that the stuff...

interesting. I would have assumed that the stuff would break down or be destroyed by fire - or maybe there is the risk of dispersal in the smoke?
29th May 2020, 14:55
Replies: 14
Views: 4,910
Posted By LookingForAJob

I rather admire the attitude of this pilot...

I rather admire the attitude of this pilot (http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-52849560), but I guess NOTAMs were not really the issue.
27th May 2020, 12:32
Replies: 1,672
Views: 2,840,419
Posted By LookingForAJob

Re the suggestions that ATC should have done...

Re the suggestions that ATC should have done something....
Aircraft commander is responsible for the operation of the aircraft - that is how it should be. But we are all human and we can all err....
18th May 2020, 19:36
Replies: 604
Views: 531,423
Posted By LookingForAJob

Rather sadly, the UK government has shown itself...

Rather sadly, the UK government has shown itself to be quite happy, nay, proud, to go its own way!
23rd Apr 2020, 18:47
Replies: 20
Views: 1,567
Posted By LookingForAJob

Not quite sure that I understand the problem but...

Not quite sure that I understand the problem but I've just had a quick look at Excel 2016 which I use. There is an option to set page size (and orientation) which offers A5 under the Page Layout tab,...
13th Apr 2020, 17:51
Replies: 1
Views: 1,730
Posted By LookingForAJob

I presume you've checked the CAA website to see...

I presume you've checked the CAA website to see the general exemptions being granted.
4th Feb 2020, 20:46
Replies: 32
Views: 6,831
Posted By LookingForAJob

I've been out of active controlling for a good...

I've been out of active controlling for a good few years now but I fear you might be disappointed. As I recall, at airports with a precision approach, the QFE to the tenth of a hPa, and for each...
18th Dec 2019, 17:21
Replies: 33
Views: 21,962
Posted By LookingForAJob

First, if they can’t see the reports and results...

First, if they can’t see the reports and results how can they know that they can have confidence? Second, it’s confidential. No-one outside CHIRP or involved in the event is identified - CHIRP is...
Forum: ATC Issues
18th Dec 2019, 16:33
Replies: 139
Views: 69,379
Posted By LookingForAJob

There are people who got chopped during training...

There are people who got chopped during training by NATS ‘cos they were ‘not good enough’ who have ended up back with them at some later date. And I believe not all were happy with that.
Forum: Questions
17th Dec 2019, 19:48
Replies: 8
Views: 858
Posted By LookingForAJob

CAP 413 used to include the ICAO standard...

CAP 413 used to include the ICAO standard phraseology, expanded where ICAO was silent or a bit vague, together with national variations. Specific requirements for particular units, airspace or...
11th Dec 2019, 21:09
Replies: 57
Views: 71,924
Posted By LookingForAJob

Maybe so in your view, but it's the way it is. In...

Maybe so in your view, but it's the way it is. In response to a question, I was simply explaining a couple of the issues that the airport operator will have to deal with, and which will take time....
11th Dec 2019, 17:52
Replies: 57
Views: 71,924
Posted By LookingForAJob

Down to two reasons really, in a case like this....

Down to two reasons really, in a case like this. First the Air Accident Investigation Branch is likely to have to give its approval before the aircraft or any debris can be moved/removed - if there...
5th Dec 2019, 11:47
Replies: 6
Views: 816
Posted By LookingForAJob

Many thanks for the suggestions - working through...

Many thanks for the suggestions - working through them now.
4th Dec 2019, 18:50
Replies: 6
Views: 816
Posted By LookingForAJob

PC/Windows I/O problem?

Looking for a bit of advice. I have a high-spec PC with Windows 10 Pro installed. All satisfactory except for accessing HDDs. In Windows Explorer, it sometimes takes more than a second to open up a...
Forum: Jet Blast
30th Oct 2019, 18:14
Replies: 13,168
Views: 11,464,592
Posted By LookingForAJob

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/592x643/74804716_2479799125633326_2060552827029159936_n_edacfcb5056c3e26feee4a828375db7e548c6914.png
Forum: Jet Blast
29th Oct 2019, 18:00
Replies: 35
Views: 9,467
Posted By LookingForAJob

RIP the guy at the top, whatever led him to end...

RIP the guy at the top, whatever led him to end up there.

But it brings to mind a YT video I came across - https://youtu.be/MtFLKmb2w7A. Don’t understand the appeal of chimneys myself, or come to...
Forum: ATC Issues
27th Oct 2019, 21:38
Replies: 6
Views: 2,579
Posted By LookingForAJob

As rudestuff says, It makes sense if you think...

As rudestuff says, It makes sense if you think about why you're using the word 'backtrack'.

Backtrack is normally used to refer to taxying on the runway in the opposite direction to the...
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Oct 2019, 22:40
Replies: 13,168
Views: 11,464,592
Posted By LookingForAJob

Which reminds me......... Frank was excited...

Which reminds me.........

Frank was excited about his new rifle and decided to try bear hunting.

He travels up to Alaska, spots a small brown bear and shoots it. Right after, there was a tap on...
Forum: ATC Issues
24th Oct 2019, 18:13
Replies: 14
Views: 3,468
Posted By LookingForAJob

Interesting pics and audio. And all I can say is...

Interesting pics and audio. And all I can say is that was one very tolerant inbound Beeline pilot!!!
Forum: ATC Issues
23rd Oct 2019, 23:25
Replies: 25
Views: 3,672
Posted By LookingForAJob

For area and approach, performance like typical...

For area and approach, performance like typical cruise speed, climb/descent rates and approach speeds are going to be of use. On an aerodrome, physical size or weight can be important because of...
Forum: ATC Issues
20th Oct 2019, 10:53
Replies: 17
Views: 3,981
Posted By LookingForAJob

Safety management at it's best!

Safety management at it's best!
12th Oct 2019, 00:18
Replies: 4,656
Views: 4,511,456
Posted By LookingForAJob

and this is a new idea??? :ugh: :ugh: :ugh:

and this is a new idea??? :ugh: :ugh: :ugh:
Forum: ATC Issues
11th Oct 2019, 19:04
Replies: 17
Views: 3,981
Posted By LookingForAJob

Maybe I'm out of date. Back in my day, I would...

Maybe I'm out of date. Back in my day, I would have expected a controller to know the main obstacles in their AoR, ideally with a video map on the radar showing key spot heights and major...
Forum: ATC Issues
11th Oct 2019, 11:46
Replies: 17
Views: 3,981
Posted By LookingForAJob

Regulations set out what is 'normal' for the...

Regulations set out what is 'normal' for the environment. It's important for a controller (or pilot, or anything else) to know when they are going outside normal, and how far outside they are...
Forum: ATC Issues
10th Oct 2019, 18:11
Replies: 17
Views: 3,981
Posted By LookingForAJob

An interesting, but not very helpful approach. ...

An interesting, but not very helpful approach.

Different States have different rules about IFR flight outside controlled airspace. In some, it is simply not permitted, in others it is permitted in...
9th Oct 2019, 19:50
Replies: 15
Views: 5,752
Posted By LookingForAJob

I have no particular relevant expertise but it...

I have no particular relevant expertise but it looks like an interesting move. With the dwindling numbers of big name high street travel companies, it may also be a shrewd move if it takes advantage...
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Oct 2019, 18:35
Replies: 21
Views: 5,088
Posted By LookingForAJob

No puns, but still going off at a bit of a...

No puns, but still going off at a bit of a tangent....

By accident, caught a tv programme on one of the Sky documentary channels called Train Truckers. About a heavy haulage company who appear to...
3rd Oct 2019, 19:41
Replies: 4,656
Views: 4,511,456
Posted By LookingForAJob

If you take that view it's unlikely that any...

If you take that view it's unlikely that any aircraft will be certified again in the future.

Hopefully, the present interest in regulatory processes will lead to a recognition that elements in the...
Forum: ATC Issues
2nd Oct 2019, 13:07
Replies: 24
Views: 7,571
Posted By LookingForAJob

I stand to be corrected by someone currently on...

I stand to be corrected by someone currently on the frontline but I think your summary nicely sums it up in practical terms. There is an additional consideration that despite the best efforts of all...
Forum: ATC Issues
1st Oct 2019, 10:14
Replies: 24
Views: 7,571
Posted By LookingForAJob

This topic has been discussed before and you...

This topic has been discussed before and you might find some useful information if you search for earlier threads.

Your question relates to an incident in the UK and most of the answers are...
Forum: ATC Issues
24th Sep 2019, 14:30
Replies: 15
Views: 4,420
Posted By LookingForAJob

I recall talking to the head CAA medical man and...

I recall talking to the head CAA medical man and he made the point that the certificate said that you were fit when he looked at you, it didn’t come with a guarantee.
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