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29th Apr 2016, 02:37
Replies: 191
Views: 80,635
Posted By chockchucker

Anybody else think it eerily ironic that these...

Anybody else think it eerily ironic that these new uniforms look awfully alike to those worn by the crew of the Titanic?....
12th Feb 2016, 23:32
Replies: 96
Views: 56,746
Posted By chockchucker

Long standing rumour used to have the two BBJ's...

Long standing rumour used to have the two BBJ's being replaced by two ex-QF A330-200 aircraft.

Wouldn't be the first time QF aircraft have been disposed of in this way. (anybody remember the 707's...
28th May 2015, 06:57
Replies: 702
Views: 285,963
Posted By chockchucker

....a bit like the hastily made decision to...

....a bit like the hastily made decision to cancel the acquisition of a pair of 744 freighters that only had six months flying on the clock and were being purchased for a song. Short sighted...
11th Apr 2015, 00:54
Replies: 19
Views: 9,223
Posted By chockchucker

Anybody know how many 717's are currently in the...

Anybody know how many 717's are currently in the Q-link fleet?


I ask because, if the number is less than 20, it is a marked change in QF philosophy to onshore heavy maintenance. As their idea is...
5th Apr 2015, 06:33
Replies: 43
Views: 12,564
Posted By chockchucker

Exactly the "free market" driven ideology that...

Exactly the "free market" driven ideology that says we should also lower the qualifying criteria for pilots.

The results of which can now be seen spread all over the French alps.

Like to see...
4th Apr 2015, 11:55
Replies: 43
Views: 12,564
Posted By chockchucker

Then ask yourself this DIVOSH; Why don't...

Then ask yourself this DIVOSH;

Why don't aerocare do the push backs on the Q-link 717's in places such as Melbourne?

They are carried out by, you guessed it, Q-link ENGINEERS.


But back to...
4th Apr 2015, 07:24
Replies: 43
Views: 12,564
Posted By chockchucker

Because morno, Jetstar and others of its ilk aim...

Because morno, Jetstar and others of its ilk aim to operate to the minimum possible standards. Rather than aim for the highest or in fact set the standard as the industry in this country once did.
...
4th Apr 2015, 06:57
Replies: 43
Views: 12,564
Posted By chockchucker

Ah Jetstar. And the race to the bottom continues....

Ah Jetstar. And the race to the bottom continues.

May you reap what you sew.
4th Apr 2015, 04:42
Replies: 43
Views: 12,564
Posted By chockchucker

I think the point is that the engineers that are...

I think the point is that the engineers that are so heavily relied upon will be far less accessible when their duties are diminished and they are much fewer in number as a result.
9th Dec 2014, 07:20
Replies: 11
Views: 3,547
Posted By chockchucker

Lets not forget the unscheduled and lengthy visit...

Lets not forget the unscheduled and lengthy visit of VH-OQJ to the Melbourne hangar recently (last week).

Good job these new aircraft don't need any maintenance! :ok:
22nd Oct 2014, 02:47
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Can you explain exactly how we've done that? ...

Can you explain exactly how we've done that?

As for the LAX venture, as much as a slap in our faces that it is, it is a replacement for the current facility there. Not an additional one.


The...
16th Oct 2014, 22:46
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Any truth to the rumour that Tony Lowery has...

Any truth to the rumour that Tony Lowery has fallen on his sword this morning?

QF's gain could apparently be Jet Blue's loss if said rumours are true?
6th Oct 2014, 01:07
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Hmmm, not so much. Everyone I know was 738...

Hmmm, not so much. Everyone I know was 738 licensed and classic (freighter) licensed. So, no shortage of work for them going on current overnight workloads.

Even people in Melbourne who had 747...
15th Aug 2014, 08:32
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Slightly off topic however, the next time FEDSEC...

Slightly off topic however, the next time FEDSEC or anybody else is confronted by Alan Joyce, Chris Nassenstein, or Tony Lowry with the observation that Australian maintenance standards are not...
8th Aug 2014, 09:50
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

More from the smiling assassin...... ...

More from the smiling assassin......





Words fail me. Just pass a bucket please. :mad:
5th Aug 2014, 04:55
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Makes it official...:(

Makes it official...:(
5th Aug 2014, 04:14
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Looks like the AME's turn today....... ...

Looks like the AME's turn today.......





Mainstream media still regurgitating the qantas drivel about newer aircraft needing less maintenance.

Guess what folks, they don't stay new for...
2nd Aug 2014, 01:15
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

.....and the now familiar reply from Texas...

.....and the now familiar reply from Texas Tony....





What say you in reply to that drivel FEDSEC?
1st Aug 2014, 23:04
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Latest from the FEDSEC would suggest the worst...

Latest from the FEDSEC would suggest the worst maybe yet to come.....
22nd Jul 2014, 11:32
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Exactly when was it last tried? I was around...

Exactly when was it last tried?

I was around when the 12hr came in to both Qantas and Ansett at the start of the 1990's and I've never known an entire organisation to revert to 8hr shifts since.
...
22nd Jul 2014, 11:03
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

sometimes the simplest solutions are the best...

sometimes the simplest solutions are the best ones.


Of course, it does rely on some solidarity among us. Sadly, not one of our strong points as a group.
22nd Jul 2014, 07:54
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Here we go chaps........ A return...

Here we go chaps........




A return to 8hr rosters eh? That might fill in more than a little of Texas Tony's "white space".

Bring it on! :D
18th Jul 2014, 11:11
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

It's late Friday and guess what? Filipetto...

It's late Friday and guess what?

Filipetto has given all his LMO port managers a spin......




Read into these moves what you will but, it's obvious to me that the campaign of buggery is...
17th Jul 2014, 07:52
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Not meant as a criticism FEDSEC. Just the guys...

Not meant as a criticism FEDSEC. Just the guys who are now very much on the outside looking in are being starved of any information. And the days are moving very fast towards their termination dates...
16th Jul 2014, 22:46
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

A week on from the debacle of CR culling and all...

A week on from the debacle of CR culling and all seems to have gone quiet.


Any updates from an ALAEA point of view please FEDSEC?
12th Jul 2014, 01:54
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Texas Tony Rattled?.............. ...

Texas Tony Rattled?..............





The stuff this guy spouts out of his mouth is unbelievable.:ugh:
11th Jul 2014, 13:39
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

More from Texas Tony... And the...

More from Texas Tony...





And the colossal Pr&%k even tries to sound magnanimous about the whole thing..


What a monumental waste of people.
9th Jul 2014, 21:20
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

What may have made things easier would be if the...

What may have made things easier would be if the selection process was transparent.

It is becoming abundantly clear that individuals are being retained that could not possibly have out scored...
8th Jul 2014, 12:59
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

One can only hope that given current events, the...

One can only hope that given current events, the guys that are left are not tripping over themselves to do that overtime.

Sadly, I have a feeling that basic instinct will kick in for certain...
8th Jul 2014, 08:02
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

At least three off-duty B2 LAMES in Melbourne...

At least three off-duty B2 LAMES in Melbourne contacted by HR this afternoon to arrange meeting with port manager to "discuss selection criteria" in the next day or two.


Sounds like all...
8th Jul 2014, 04:49
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

And Nastyswine breaks his silence.......

And Nastyswine breaks his silence.......
8th Jul 2014, 04:46
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

The latest from Texas Tony.......

The latest from Texas Tony.......
8th Jul 2014, 03:28
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

...two LAMES in MEL tapped this morning. More to...

...two LAMES in MEL tapped this morning. More to follow....,
8th Jul 2014, 02:26
Replies: 505
Views: 224,507
Posted By chockchucker

Any word on where they have started the cull? And...

Any word on where they have started the cull? And if so, how many?

Any chance people are being terminated by courier at their own home?


Report in today's press; Qantas sheds 167 engineering...
8th May 2014, 12:06
Replies: 301
Views: 125,435
Posted By chockchucker

.....WHY NOT? That's exactly what they used to...

.....WHY NOT? That's exactly what they used to do!

One might ask, why not profit from the short-sightedness of Qantas and expand their capabilities? In the process, picking up many highly trained...
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