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11th Jan 2020, 10:43
Replies: 64
Views: 36,415
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

Nope, not missing the point. Solely responding to...

Nope, not missing the point. Solely responding to the OP's single sentence post/response (# 26) regarding discontinuous fibres embedded in a non-conductive matrix. Not a typical method for...
9th Jan 2020, 22:24
Replies: 64
Views: 36,415
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

Short answer maybe - but highly misleading. ...

Short answer maybe - but highly misleading.

Carbon fibre reinforced composites utilised in primary airframe structures are generally of the prepreg tape or woven cloth type. Cylindrical-structures...
9th Jan 2020, 08:46
Replies: 560
Views: 1,442,727
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

So you posit that the Iranian SAM defence...

So you posit that the Iranian SAM defence batteries :
(i) do not have the capability to identify 'non-threats' in the broad terminal area of one of its major commercial airports, and
(ii)...
2nd Dec 2019, 13:25
Replies: 50
Views: 65,521
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

The AMSA contract is held by legal entity COBHAM...

The AMSA contract is held by legal entity COBHAM SAR SERVICES PTY LTD, an Australian registered company.

As long as that entity exists, execution of the contract scope of services will remain the...
25th Nov 2019, 11:26
Replies: 927
Views: 514,374
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

ANAO Audit for CASA (2019-2020) ?

Just browsing ANAO Audit Reports for unrelated matters and discover the following potential audit in the ANAO's program of work for 2019-2020:Administration of regulation by the Civil Aviation Safety...
Forum: Tech Log
16th Sep 2019, 14:19
Replies: 15
Views: 2,967
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

Max, You wouldn't be thinking of Steve Swift...

Max,

You wouldn't be thinking of Steve Swift ? I met him a couple of times on courses. He knew his stuff and was one of the more competent engineers in his field I've known. Spent almost a...
7th May 2019, 07:41
Replies: 12
Views: 2,160
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

Further reading

For those interested in further reading on the matter, here are the links to the Defence Department 'Freedom of Information' (FoI) responses which solicited the KPMG analysis report quoted by the ABC...
7th May 2019, 07:36
Replies: 12
Views: 2,160
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

Might I politely suggest this topic is more apt...

Might I politely suggest this topic is more apt for the 'Tech Log' forum ?
Forum: Tech Log
7th May 2019, 06:30
Replies: 7
Views: 1,861
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

Dehumidification. Common technique employed...

Dehumidification.

Common technique employed to prevent the development of corrosion (via the accumulation of moisture). Technique has commonly been employed in the cabins of military aircraft (eg....
9th Apr 2019, 07:03
Replies: 53
Views: 22,960
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

Do we know under what contract the Falcon 7Xs...

Do we know under what contract the Falcon 7Xs services are being acquired/provided ? Is it under the existing arrangement with NG ? Or is there a new contractor on the block ? Apparently Dassault...
6th Apr 2019, 05:08
Replies: 908
Views: 956,439
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

It has been reported that Boeing CEO Dennis...

It has been reported that Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg has offered this quip to the public:

Boeing’s board will establish a committee to review how the company designs and develops aircraft,...
4th Apr 2019, 06:05
Replies: 53
Views: 22,960
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

The 'middleman' as you put it is the US...

The 'middleman' as you put it is the US Government FMS program and US contractors behind the design/integration of the capability on behalf of the US Government.
13th Mar 2019, 13:18
Replies: 5,127
Views: 10,357,877
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

I appreciate the manner in which you've outlined...

I appreciate the manner in which you've outlined the fact that more activity/responsibility has been delegated to the OEMs by the most significant international airworthiness regulator. I also find...
13th Mar 2019, 04:36
Replies: 5,127
Views: 10,357,877
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

A Service Bulletin (SB) is the means by which the...

A Service Bulletin (SB) is the means by which the manufacturer embodies the necessary instructions for implementing the modification or for continued airworthiness. It identifies all the technical...
11th Mar 2019, 05:29
Replies: 5,127
Views: 10,357,877
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

It may appear 'absurd', but remember that the...

It may appear 'absurd', but remember that the CVR/FDR provisions that exist in FAR 25 aircraft are there by regulation. Yes, technology has advanced since those regulations were first enacted,...
Forum: Rotorheads
23rd Oct 2018, 02:26
Replies: 62
Views: 29,994
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

An announcement today on the future configuration...

An announcement today on the future configuration of the Victoria Police Air Wing fleet:

three Leonardo AW139 helicopters
one Beechcraft Super King Air 350ER
...
1st Oct 2017, 05:21
Replies: 304
Views: 139,433
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

Ah, what exactly do you mean in respect of...

Ah, what exactly do you mean in respect of "....Each built of entirely different spec metals........' ?

We can start with skins/frames/stringers at aluminium alloy right ? Very likely to be based...
12th Jun 2017, 05:19
Replies: 74
Views: 55,255
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

A piece from the Guardian on the matter: ...

A piece from the Guardian on the matter:

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jun/12/plane-makes-emergency-landing-in-sydney-with-huge-hole-in-engine-casing

Some better images here:
...
12th Jun 2017, 04:42
Replies: 74
Views: 55,255
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

Ahh, it's a nacelle failure, NOT an engine...

Ahh, it's a nacelle failure, NOT an engine failure :ugh:



Don't flatter yourself and your engineering knowledge.

Can't you see that a significant part of the first stage low pressure...
22nd Feb 2017, 06:26
Replies: 1,223
Views: 478,169
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

zzuf, The reason there's no definition as...

zzuf,

The reason there's no definition as you observe is that it is defined by ICAO.

That's why.

It's an internationally accepted definition, despite the ignorance of some.
...
21st Feb 2017, 06:17
Replies: 1,223
Views: 478,169
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

PT-6 turboprop engines aren't exactly known as...

PT-6 turboprop engines aren't exactly known as the most unreliable powerplants employed on high performance light to medium FAR 23 category aircraft. In fact, far from it. It scares me that something...
2nd Nov 2016, 03:04
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,373,614
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

Engineering analyses, as diligent and well...

Engineering analyses, as diligent and well founded with appropriate assumptions as they may be, will never explain the potential motives and actions of individuals unseen by the rest of us.

I...
Forum: Tech Log
5th Jan 2012, 23:21
Replies: 123
Views: 72,951
Posted By A30_737_AEWC

There is waaaaaaaay to much conjecture regarding...

There is waaaaaaaay to much conjecture regarding this issue at this early stage. For a start, I don't trust most media outlets to report technical issues such as this completely or accurately. Do...
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