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14th Feb 2021, 17:14
Replies: 34
Views: 5,020
Posted By Airbanda

I'm fairly sure that when I flew LBA/LHR on a BA...

I'm fairly sure that when I flew LBA/LHR on a BA Viscount 806 in 1979 there was at least on 'club 4' seating bay. Forward end of the cabin, RHS.
14th Feb 2021, 16:52
Replies: 12
Views: 4,441
Posted By Airbanda

The vast majority of child abductions involve a...

The vast majority of child abductions involve a non-custodial parent. Given the arrestee is 'known to the child' it's probably safe to conclude that's what happened here. The Family court will have...
9th Jan 2021, 17:07
Replies: 1,174
Views: 155,001
Posted By Airbanda

What's the definition of a congested area?

What's the definition of a congested area?
2nd Jan 2021, 17:16
Replies: 150
Views: 245,429
Posted By Airbanda

I'd half expected it to be significant enough to...

I'd half expected it to be significant enough to warrant a correspondence only report in the monthly bulletin from AAIB as a 'serious incident'.
Forum: Questions
10th Dec 2020, 16:30
Replies: 4
Views: 1,215
Posted By Airbanda

They're looking out of the windows and can see...

They're looking out of the windows and can see them just like the runway markings.

They don't want them high like road signs as they'd be a hazard and subject to jet blast etc.
29th Aug 2020, 17:06
Replies: 3
Views: 663
Posted By Airbanda

They pay the licence in the Gaeltacht too!!

They pay the licence in the Gaeltacht too!!
16th Apr 2020, 17:21
Replies: 67
Views: 12,264
Posted By Airbanda

I have a similar recollection, pre extension,...

I have a similar recollection, pre extension, involving an Aviaco DC9 at LBA. It had diverted in from BHX on one of those days when LBA was above the fog blanketing much of UK. Pax were bussed up...
11th Apr 2020, 14:10
Replies: 82
Views: 14,607
Posted By Airbanda

The noise is utterly distinctive. They route over...

The noise is utterly distinctive. They route over here 2-3 times a day around FL100 going in or out of Brize towards N Sea or mainland Europe. I presume FL100 keeps them, in normal times, above BHX...
11th Apr 2020, 10:19
Replies: 82
Views: 14,607
Posted By Airbanda

Leeds has had both C17 and A400 do practice...

Leeds has had both C17 and A400 do practice approaches before the current Covid19 issues started. They've used Birmingham regularly but not frequently for casualty evacuations during Afghan/Iraq...
6th Mar 2020, 13:48
Replies: 385
Views: 303,654
Posted By Airbanda

That's not right. The main driver for HS2 is...

That's not right. The main driver for HS2 is capacity. The lines out of Euston and Kings Cross are full up and HS2 will relieve them of long distance services freeing up space for local traffic and...
16th Feb 2020, 18:33
Replies: 69
Views: 157,097
Posted By Airbanda

Distance massively foreshortened by the telephoto...

Distance massively foreshortened by the telephoto effect.
10th Feb 2020, 11:12
Replies: 84
Views: 68,194
Posted By Airbanda

I think the LH gasometer has been demolished, or...

I think the LH gasometer has been demolished, or will be shortly.

There used to be a similar one in in South Harrow with NO lettering. The lettering was added following a number of incidents...
10th Feb 2020, 09:15
Replies: 84
Views: 68,194
Posted By Airbanda

The smaller jets, 737/A32x etc seemed to be...

The smaller jets, 737/A32x etc seemed to be getting in at LGW. It was the widebodies that were doing GAs. Most giving it up at around 5 miles rather than short finals.

I've posted a question as to...
9th Feb 2020, 13:40
Replies: 15
Views: 6,472
Posted By Airbanda

Question for pilots/ATC. Whilst one or two...

Question for pilots/ATC.

Whilst one or two of LGW's go arounds were from short(ish) finals and followed the usual climb on runway heading missed approach procedure others (see BAW61T or UAE15)...
9th Feb 2020, 13:29
Replies: 84
Views: 68,194
Posted By Airbanda

Interesting to see where EK 15 is headed,...

Interesting to see where EK 15 is headed, currently FL31 in Nancy/Metz area headed SE. Norwegian 787 headed for LGW earlier today went to Copenhagen (having initially looked as if going to Oslo).
...
8th Feb 2020, 16:18
Replies: 37
Views: 5,659
Posted By Airbanda

Example visible overhead Northampton now; FR24...

Example visible overhead Northampton now; FR24 shows it to be 763 N677UA off LHR for Newark. Several others, mostly Delta on NA tracks.

TUI still operate type on UK register, G-OBYH currently off...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Jan 2020, 16:41
Replies: 175
Views: 43,845
Posted By Airbanda

For sure there are many people commenting here...

For sure there are many people commenting here who may or may not be professionals but whose occupations do not involve flying in or maintaining aircraft. They do however possess long experience of...
24th Dec 2019, 08:44
Replies: 135
Views: 125,619
Posted By Airbanda

Suspended sentence contingent on treatment for...

Suspended sentence contingent on treatment for alcohol seems most constructive approach. I doubt a 'short sharp shock' will deter either her or the next troubled person who's had far too many...
26th Nov 2019, 20:05
Replies: 276
Views: 66,996
Posted By Airbanda

IIRC Northeast was used on LBA and NCL operations...

IIRC Northeast was used on LBA and NCL operations until the four components of regional division (Cambrian, Channel, Northeast and Scottish) were rolled into one in 1976. At that point flight numbers...
27th Sep 2019, 08:04
Replies: 183
Views: 290,905
Posted By Airbanda

Jet 2 are not only operator being accused of...

Jet 2 are not only operator being accused of 'cashing in' with silly prices. Probably a relatively short term issue where there's a rush of bookings far higher than normal movement at this time of...
23rd Sep 2019, 16:50
Replies: 1,552
Views: 1,745,676
Posted By Airbanda

FR24 shows ZT2629 operated by a A343 (A340-300?)....

FR24 shows ZT2629 operated by a A343 (A340-300?). Can't see anything positioning either to PUJ or as 343 that fits bill.
16th Sep 2019, 09:07
Replies: 38
Views: 21,786
Posted By Airbanda

Curious that, if miss was as near as report...

Curious that, if miss was as near as report suggests, it's surprising it seems to have only been reported via an anonymous report (US equivalent of CHIRPS?). Appreciate the report messes up...
24th Aug 2019, 12:16
Replies: 38
Views: 9,049
Posted By Airbanda

Mail's errors rather than those of Hastings?

Mail's errors rather than those of Hastings?
19th Aug 2019, 10:22
Replies: 4,656
Views: 4,335,615
Posted By Airbanda

Coverage is paywalled but I saw hard copy...

Coverage is paywalled but I saw hard copy yesterday. For all the alarmist tone my reading is simply that no flights are scheduled for MAX until (say) October. Once it's clear grounding will continue...
18th Aug 2019, 08:49
Replies: 239
Views: 273,833
Posted By Airbanda

Ryanair 737NG was brought down by birds...

Ryanair 737NG was brought down by birds (Starlings in that case) at Rome Ciampino 1/11/2008. In that case it was in landing rather than T/O. CFM 56 there too.
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