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English: ďAn aviation school in Ponte de Sor...

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ďAn aviation school in Ponte de Sor terminated contracts with 120 cadets, who now cannot find a place to continue the course. Company L3 justifies a pandemic decision.

The Aviation...
Forum: Questions
5th Jul 2020, 08:59
Replies: 12
Views: 4,433
Posted By VariablePitchP

Taking the glide at 5,000í in Germany in the...

Taking the glide at 5,000í in Germany in the landing config at the busier airports would cause a diplomatic incident.

Any clues as to which ones are supposed to ban it or is it going to become SOP...
4th Jul 2020, 21:14
Replies: 128
Views: 20,507
Posted By VariablePitchP

MonarchOrBust If it took you seven years to...

MonarchOrBust

If it took you seven years to get a single interview with a single company then there might be slightly more to it. Just an observation. Were the Europeans given the jobs over you...
3rd Jul 2020, 15:23
Replies: 51
Views: 16,392
Posted By VariablePitchP

Iíve spent half my life at 8,000 it feels like,...

Iíve spent half my life at 8,000 it feels like, canít imagine the extra 2,000 taking me from totally fine to unconscious.
30th Jun 2020, 18:59
Replies: 23
Views: 14,108
Posted By VariablePitchP

Problem is more the big bit of Europe in the way...

Problem is more the big bit of Europe in the way of getting from Pakistan to the U.K. I think. So in practical terms they can’t fly to the U.K. regardless of the Brexit cluster-fest.
23rd Jun 2020, 22:53
Replies: 42
Views: 8,568
Posted By VariablePitchP

The only possible outcome of flying a white lives...

The only possible outcome of flying a white lives matter whatís division and outrage, clearly that was the intent of this.

Ethically yes, the airport does have a responsibility to not allow this...
23rd Jun 2020, 07:51
Replies: 44
Views: 8,421
Posted By VariablePitchP

Are you though, if youíre just observing then...

Are you though, if youíre just observing then surely the instructor would be PIC? My equivalent would be a line check, the training captain on the jump seat is the most senior pilot on board but are...
22nd Jun 2020, 14:56
Replies: 44
Views: 8,421
Posted By VariablePitchP

Youíre as much use in the back as you are in the...

Youíre as much use in the back as you are in the cafe, in fact youíre less weight if you sit in the cafe so the aircraft will have more spare performance. Might want to suggest that to the insurers?
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Views: 2,769
Posted By VariablePitchP

Shhhhh, L3 said that was supposed to be a secret.

Shhhhh, L3 said that was supposed to be a secret.
17th Jun 2020, 11:00
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Views: 166,559
Posted By VariablePitchP

Thanks for clarifying boomer, really contributed...

Thanks for clarifying boomer, really contributed there.
15th Jun 2020, 10:45
Replies: 49
Views: 15,773
Posted By VariablePitchP

So you think itís right that an Air New Zealand...

So you think itís right that an Air New Zealand flight to the U.K., from a country which at present has ZERO Coronavirus cases would have all its passengers quarantined subject to legal enforcement,...
11th Jun 2020, 16:21
Replies: 15
Views: 3,128
Posted By VariablePitchP

It says in the course of their work and youíve...

It says in the course of their work and youíve said itís not involved in commercial ops. Sadly thatís pretty explicit Iíd have thought?
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Views: 14,453
Posted By VariablePitchP

Why?? If youíre loaded and little Jimmy wants to...

Why?? If youíre loaded and little Jimmy wants to be a pilot youíre still going to fund it, itís not like they all got jobs anyway. For a lot, the money is so irrelevant that itís just another thing...
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Views: 14,453
Posted By VariablePitchP

parkfell Take if you’ve never dealt with...

parkfell

Take if you’ve never dealt with CTC/L3 then?

Whatever happens it will be done in a way that ensures they can screw the absolute maximum amount of money out of the student/instructor...
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Views: 14,453
Posted By VariablePitchP

Irrelevant if the contract is void anyway as what...

Irrelevant if the contract is void anyway as what does the student have to lose. No large company is going to sue a 19 year old for making come comments on Facebook.
10th May 2020, 23:19
Replies: 38
Views: 15,061
Posted By VariablePitchP

Not sure being physical makes it a sport,...

Not sure being physical makes it a sport, exercise yes but not sport. GA is definitely a hobby. If you can now drive to a lake, is there really any harm in being at the lake but in a washing machine...
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Views: 49,209
Posted By VariablePitchP

You canít say modular makes Ďbetter pilotsí,...

You canít say modular makes Ďbetter pilotsí, everyone passes the same CPL/IR tests, someone who spends five years doing the training will be fat rustier than a fresh integrated student.

Yes, L3...
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Views: 49,209
Posted By VariablePitchP

Is that not a concern though? Now that the jobs...

Is that not a concern though? Now that the jobs market will dry up, no airline will be sponsoring people so the pool of talent is yet again reduced simply to people with rich parents who can afford...
4th Apr 2020, 23:56
Replies: 27
Views: 8,142
Posted By VariablePitchP

Iíd agree with the flight instructing but only if...

Iíd agree with the flight instructing but only if you absolutely 100% want to be an instructor, otherwise itís not fair on the students.

Iím assuming youíre European? Would help to know where you...
3rd Apr 2020, 19:07
Replies: 13
Views: 5,502
Posted By VariablePitchP

No difference with people charged with Ďnormalí...

No difference with people charged with Ďnormalí crimes.

If you donít want to be publicly named then donít commit criminal behaviour, very simple. Thatís before you think of it as another deterrent.
3rd Apr 2020, 13:56
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Views: 5,502
Posted By VariablePitchP

Serves as a proper deterrent, £50 fine and a...

Serves as a proper deterrent, £50 fine and a telling off is not enough to stop someone trying to lie in order to get a medical.

Also should hopefully make the other numpties think twice before...
1st Apr 2020, 19:51
Replies: 134
Views: 35,760
Posted By VariablePitchP

Lots of talk about fairness of a non-seniority...

Lots of talk about fairness of a non-seniority system but none how would it actually be played out.

Imagine you are looking for captains...

Seniority airline: first in gets it. Done, thatís...
1st Apr 2020, 19:46
Replies: 26
Views: 2,800
Posted By VariablePitchP

Very good post. And the point about the space job...

Very good post. And the point about the space job is sadly probably true. Get yourself a few thousand hours in the military, fly all sorts, become a test pilot. Then, assuming you have the masters in...
1st Apr 2020, 10:18
Replies: 60
Views: 4,065
Posted By VariablePitchP

Nope, youíre getting ground and wind speed...

Nope, youíre getting ground and wind speed confused. They are totally, totally, totally unrelated. You could be in a 50,000kts wind, if the air is stable then youíd be hanging quite happily, quite...
1st Apr 2020, 10:10
Replies: 134
Views: 35,760
Posted By VariablePitchP

Valid points, but every other industry has ways...

Valid points, but every other industry has ways to assess and rank employees. Take a banker, how much did they make this year? Checkout worker, speed of checkouting. Police officer, quality of case...
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