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12th Jul 2019, 06:28
Replies: 26
Views: 12,345
Posted By timgill

I remember a very hard landing at Philadelphia...

I remember a very hard landing at Philadelphia that resulted in about 50 masks dropping down.
8th Feb 2019, 09:57
Replies: 10
Views: 6,432
Posted By timgill

Thank you for that information; that's a very...

Thank you for that information; that's a very expensive door!
8th Feb 2019, 07:52
Replies: 10
Views: 6,432
Posted By timgill

​​​​As a matter of interest, what would this...

​​​​As a matter of interest, what would this incident have cost the airline?
17th Apr 2018, 07:08
Replies: 11
Views: 3,985
Posted By timgill

Just returned from Australia; flew out with...

Just returned from Australia; flew out with Emirates LGW - DBX - MEL and back with Qantas SYD - SIN - LHR.

At no point during my 42 hours in the air did the seat belt signs come on (apart from...
2nd Mar 2017, 19:59
Replies: 4
Views: 2,540
Posted By timgill

Thank you both. That pretty well explains it!

Thank you both. That pretty well explains it!
2nd Mar 2017, 19:03
Replies: 4
Views: 2,540
Posted By timgill

Emirates flight EK 1 DXB - LHR

I met a couple friends at Heathrow this morning who had travelled on this flight. I tracked it on Flightstats to check it was going to be on time (which it was) and noticed that while flying...
4th Nov 2015, 14:18
Replies: 2,082
Views: 2,408,452
Posted By timgill

More than 900 posts on this thread, and I have...

More than 900 posts on this thread, and I have read and tried to understand every one of them.

I would like to nominate Kulverstukas as the singular contributor who has made the most sense of this...
12th Sep 2011, 06:33
Replies: 0
Views: 880
Posted By timgill

Coincidence?

Walking with my family yesterday along the Thames near Teddington, lots of planes flying low over us landing into LHR, one every couple of minutes or so.

Had lunch outside a riverside pub, and...
17th Mar 2010, 07:26
Replies: 24
Views: 2,703
Posted By timgill

I visit this forum every day (Jet Blast too) and...

I visit this forum every day (Jet Blast too) and one of the main things that I've benefitted from is knowing that other SLF have the same problems and fears as me - checkin, flight delays, turbulence...
7th Dec 2009, 13:52
Replies: 71
Views: 22,696
Posted By timgill

I think turbulence is pretty well top of my list...

I think turbulence is pretty well top of my list of things to worry about when flying. So what I do is this. I recall (how could I forget?) the worst turbulence I've ever been in, which was on a...
3rd Dec 2009, 16:25
Replies: 17
Views: 2,091
Posted By timgill

Wonderful. On a flight back from Rome to London...

Wonderful. On a flight back from Rome to London last year we were informed by the CC that "the weather for the entire flight is very bad I'm afraid, so the captain will be leaving the seatbelt sign...
26th Nov 2009, 18:09
Replies: 17
Views: 2,091
Posted By timgill

Well thank you one and all. I did wonder. ...

Well thank you one and all. I did wonder.

Best one I had was returning from Zakinthos to LGW: "there's a funny wispy wind which should however have cleared the fog. But we might have to go round...
26th Nov 2009, 06:39
Replies: 17
Views: 2,091
Posted By timgill

Weather conditions at arrival airport

I've often wondered whether pilots, when they come on the intercom to tell passengers about weather conditions at the arrival airport, might be understating things like the wind strength and so on....
12th Feb 2008, 17:41
Replies: 1
Views: 854
Posted By timgill

Average speed cameras are easy to cope with, as...

Average speed cameras are easy to cope with, as long as you know where they are. There's one camera for each lane, so as long as you exit on a different lane from the one you entered on you should be...
Forum: Questions
17th Apr 2007, 20:40
Replies: 25
Views: 5,014
Posted By timgill

Well, thank you all. I appreciate your replies...

Well, thank you all. I appreciate your replies very much. Question is, how do you cope with idiot pax asking silly questions - part of the job? or line of duty...

In any event, we passengers (and...
Forum: Questions
17th Apr 2007, 19:50
Replies: 25
Views: 5,014
Posted By timgill

And thanks, QNH, for your super-fast reply! Much...

And thanks, QNH, for your super-fast reply! Much appreciated...
Forum: Questions
17th Apr 2007, 19:48
Replies: 25
Views: 5,014
Posted By timgill

Just checked a few connected links, and I think...

Just checked a few connected links, and I think my question's been answered, i.e. no big deal!
Forum: Questions
17th Apr 2007, 19:39
Replies: 25
Views: 5,014
Posted By timgill

Landing aborted because plane on runway

Landing at LHR yesterday we were suddenly hurled back up into the sky because there was another plane on the runway. The flight was VS301 from Delhi. Nobody panicked because we were all rather taken...
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