PPRuNe Forums - Search Results

Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Stu666
Showing results 1 to 35 of 185
Search took 0.01 seconds.
19th Jul 2022, 22:34
Replies: 33
Views: 8,575
Posted By Stu666

Why don't we use concrete runways anymore?

Why don't we use concrete runways anymore?
2nd Jun 2022, 22:07
Replies: 151
Views: 30,087
Posted By Stu666

Of the three Rivet Joints we have, I believe one...

Of the three Rivet Joints we have, I believe one is currently in the USA undergoing a refit/deep maintenance and has been for some time. Don't believe it is due back anytime soon, so all the more...
19th Mar 2022, 10:19
Replies: 148
Views: 34,674
Posted By Stu666

With regards to ADSB, we only see what they want...

With regards to ADSB, we only see what they want us to see. Even the Russkies left theirs on a couple of days ago when they practiced their Doomsday escape procedure.

Agreed, "B-52 engines...
4th Mar 2022, 17:36
Replies: 37
Views: 10,865
Posted By Stu666

Practice QRA. I've seen the Tiffies follow them...

Practice QRA. I've seen the Tiffies follow them back into French airspace in the past.
20th Jan 2022, 10:10
Replies: 33
Views: 5,154
Posted By Stu666

Probably worth remembering that information...

Probably worth remembering that information didn't flow as a freely in those days and there may even have been classified projects they were not privy to. One group of people working on what they...
30th Sep 2021, 14:06
Replies: 31
Views: 12,253
Posted By Stu666

One washed up on a beach in Cornwall last year I...

One washed up on a beach in Cornwall last year I believe.
15th Sep 2021, 07:26
Replies: 15
Views: 1,806
Posted By Stu666

G-BPAI seems the most likely candidate at the...

G-BPAI seems the most likely candidate at the moment. It's a shame I have no memory of the colour as it would have helped narrow it down.



Very helpful suggestion, thanks! I've been through...
13th Sep 2021, 19:42
Replies: 15
Views: 1,806
Posted By Stu666

I like your thinking, but I'm 99% sure it wasn't...

I like your thinking, but I'm 99% sure it wasn't Barton. At the time I was a complete aviation nerd and wouldn't have been able to take my eyes off any other aircraft onsite. I'd definitely have...
13th Sep 2021, 17:31
Replies: 15
Views: 1,806
Posted By Stu666

Thanks all. Just had a quick look at G-INFO,...

Thanks all.

Just had a quick look at G-INFO, and there's been 182 Bell 47 registrations total and 16 currently active. Unfortunately none of the registrations are jumping out at me as I'd hoped. ...
13th Sep 2021, 11:48
Replies: 15
Views: 1,806
Posted By Stu666

Tracking down a Bell 47 reg

Hello all, I am, for purely nostalgic reasons, trying to track down the serial of the first aircraft I ever flew on, a Bell 47 helicopter.

This would have taken place when I was a young lad in the...
26th Jul 2021, 18:02
Replies: 38
Views: 4,406
Posted By Stu666

There used to be key scanning software out there...

There used to be key scanning software out there that could easily find the product key for you. Although in the case of pirated (cracked) copies, these very often circumvented the Microsoft checks...
26th Jul 2021, 09:25
Replies: 38
Views: 4,406
Posted By Stu666

Just be aware that when using older versions of...

Just be aware that when using older versions of MS Office, you may come up against file compatibility issues, either opening them yourself, or people trying to open files from you. Not really an...
Replies: 70
Views: 22,978
Posted By Stu666

What a load of poppycock! I happen to have an...

What a load of poppycock! I happen to have an honours degree in Computer Science from a good university, and although I have a fairly decent understanding of how the Windows OS stores images, I am...
Replies: 70
Views: 22,978
Posted By Stu666

Not sure this would stand up in a court of law if...

Not sure this would stand up in a court of law if the image was sent unsolicited and you promptly deleted it. Although deleted images in many cases can be recovered, and there may even be thumbnails...
31st May 2021, 08:04
Replies: 89
Views: 19,956
Posted By Stu666

From Wiki: "No. IX (B) Squadron re-equipped as an...

From Wiki: "No. IX (B) Squadron re-equipped as an aggressor (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aggressor_squadron) and air defence squadron operating Eurofighter Typhoon Tranche 1...
29th May 2021, 22:31
Replies: 89
Views: 19,956
Posted By Stu666

Rumour has it the airframe is running out of...

Rumour has it the airframe is running out of hours and will most likely be RTP'd in the not too distant future.
26th Mar 2021, 11:03
Replies: 88
Views: 29,743
Posted By Stu666

Wonder if they will get Tranche 1 Tiff aggressors...

Wonder if they will get Tranche 1 Tiff aggressors like IX? Failing that, disbandment?
25th Mar 2021, 15:46
Replies: 88
Views: 29,743
Posted By Stu666

Give us a clue...my money's on them cutting the...

Give us a clue...my money's on them cutting the number of pilots down to 6 and ordering more Texans.
15th Feb 2021, 16:21
Replies: 41
Views: 6,068
Posted By Stu666

Take the duff HDD out then and replace it. The...

Take the duff HDD out then and replace it. The machine should still boot even without a HDD connected. If it still doesn't boot after that, sounds like you have something else going on.
25th Jan 2021, 13:06
Replies: 41
Views: 6,068
Posted By Stu666

Is there anything in the Humax settings menu...

Is there anything in the Humax settings menu about "inititialising" or "formatting" a hard drive? The Humax firmware might not be clever enough to auto-detect the new drive so you might have to tell...
14th Jan 2021, 10:44
Replies: 21
Views: 8,114
Posted By Stu666

Generally speaking, there does seem to have been...

Generally speaking, there does seem to have been a marked increase in military aircraft activity over the UK in the past couple of years, but I haven't been able to determine whether this is down to...
19th Dec 2020, 08:06
Replies: 41
Views: 6,068
Posted By Stu666

Something to try - if your Humax box is anything...

Something to try - if your Humax box is anything like mine, it probably has timeshifting enabled. This is basically live backgound recording of the current channel, so that you can pause and rewind...
25th Oct 2020, 16:51
Replies: 250
Views: 67,047
Posted By Stu666

SR-71 - willing to bet it could still do an...

SR-71 - willing to bet it could still do an exceptional job even today.
27th Sep 2020, 11:08
Replies: 28
Views: 11,681
Posted By Stu666

[QUOTE=roger4;10893527] Thanks roger4, makes...

[QUOTE=roger4;10893527]

Thanks roger4, makes sense.
27th Sep 2020, 10:12
Replies: 28
Views: 11,681
Posted By Stu666

Wonder why the Minot-bound aircraft didn't just...

Wonder why the Minot-bound aircraft didn't just knock Poland on the head and head straight to Minot? Would they have needed tanking across the pond?
30th Aug 2020, 07:40
Replies: 20
Views: 7,347
Posted By Stu666

Unsafe Russian intercept of B-52 on 28th Aug

Comrade Ivan up to tricks again :}

Video here (https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=680849252514782&extid=Zudi3Vy0PdbpjSAl)
11th Jul 2020, 09:41
Replies: 25
Views: 7,997
Posted By Stu666

Never ceases to amaze me how they spent all that...

Never ceases to amaze me how they spent all that money researching and developing these fantastic aircraft, only to mothball them a few years later. And then they languished in a hangar, virtually...
13th May 2020, 09:38
Replies: 73
Views: 13,789
Posted By Stu666

Just a thought - but whilst it's true FR24 do...

Just a thought - but whilst it's true FR24 do block many flights at the owner's request, there are other smaller websites that track ADSB/MLAT data and the aircraft will likely be visible on these....
7th Feb 2020, 07:42
Replies: 1,140
Views: 523,626
Posted By Stu666

Last I checked you could use HMG's MoneyClaim...

Last I checked you could use HMG's MoneyClaim Online for about 35 to bring a case before the Small Claims Court, and you add this fee onto your claim, plus interest and expenses. I've used it a few...
Forum: Rotorheads
31st Jan 2020, 16:00
Replies: 756
Views: 867,705
Posted By Stu666

That's a very good point. If the terrain is...

That's a very good point.

If the terrain is not conducive for reliable radio transmissions, the FR24 receivers will likely have a hard time plotting it too. Particularly if they were MLAT-ing it.
14th Nov 2019, 08:18
Replies: 27
Views: 13,016
Posted By Stu666

Trouble with most of the big breweries is it's...

Trouble with most of the big breweries is it's all about maximising profits - quantity over quality. Their brewers are little more than cooks working to a script. A relation of mine works for a...
24th Sep 2019, 08:08
Replies: 1,140
Views: 523,626
Posted By Stu666

Perhaps it was a little in poor taste, I was...

Perhaps it was a little in poor taste, I was genuinely surprised though. Apologies for any offence.

Hopefully our hero has been spoken to or is finally on the meds he needs.
23rd Sep 2019, 09:13
Replies: 1,140
Views: 523,626
Posted By Stu666

Strangely quiet on the TC situation, does he not...

Strangely quiet on the TC situation, does he not fancy his chances? Just rants about his Thai bride lack of visa these days.
31st Aug 2019, 08:29
Replies: 13
Views: 4,666
Posted By Stu666

The B-2s arrived at Fairford during the early...

The B-2s arrived at Fairford during the early hours of Tuesday 27th.

They joined up with the F-35s over the channel for a photo shoot.
29th Aug 2019, 07:44
Replies: 12
Views: 3,769
Posted By Stu666

Only mil thing in the logs that was up around...

Only mil thing in the logs that was up around that time was a USAF KC-135R at FL240, so unlikely to have been that. Chances are you heard something mil that wasn't broadcasting its callsign, or it...
Showing results 1 to 35 of 185
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.