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16th Apr 2021, 17:39
Replies: 34
Views: 10,073
Posted By Booglebox

Why? Claiming that trains are "green" is...

Why?

Claiming that trains are "green" is tricky due to the huge amount of concrete, steel, etc. involved, although electricity in France is quite green due to lots of nuclear plants.
Peter47...
Replies: 8
Views: 745
Posted By Booglebox

Austro Control GmbH - Pilot Licences...

Austro Control GmbH - Pilot Licences (https://www.austrocontrol.at/en/pilots/pilot_licenses)
12th Apr 2021, 19:01
Replies: 33
Views: 5,508
Posted By Booglebox

A lot of places in Florida have very strict...

A lot of places in Florida have very strict groundwater contamination laws, with big fines if you get caught slinging avgas across the ramp. (Silly I think, as it evaporates, but there we are)
12th Apr 2021, 18:26
Replies: 3
Views: 1,177
Posted By Booglebox

To me it sounds like they were already on one...

To me it sounds like they were already on one engine, which then quit before they stalled and crashed.
12th Apr 2021, 17:29
Replies: 34
Views: 10,073
Posted By Booglebox

Pooh-poohers of the train, consider that there is...

Pooh-poohers of the train, consider that there is good wifi, reasonable food (except recently), more space, no seatbelts, no security, fewer idiotic announcements, and less of a trek to your...
12th Apr 2021, 17:22
Replies: 1,776
Views: 1,245,301
Posted By Booglebox

I would perhaps nuance that by taking a quick...

I would perhaps nuance that by taking a quick glance at how many airframes Wizz have announced will be added vs how many actually delivered, and additionally how many older ones will be returned to...
Replies: 25
Views: 11,533
Posted By Booglebox

It's a BS attempt by various shady airlines to...

It's a BS attempt by various shady airlines to reduce their training costs. Do the bare minimum legally permissible MCC/JOC and don't be afraid to explain why.
Replies: 14
Views: 2,277
Posted By Booglebox

Carcharodon: Ravenair ("raven-urr") in Liverpool....

Carcharodon: Ravenair ("raven-urr") in Liverpool.

Fly.jr: is there any reason being given for lack of start date of flying phase?
8th Apr 2021, 17:33
Replies: 17
Views: 4,890
Posted By Booglebox

Sure we could use more lady pilots but the people...

Sure we could use more lady pilots but the people who harp on about this sort of thing tend to conveniently ignore the wildly "unfair" proportion of female garbage collectors, coal miners, etc...
8th Apr 2021, 17:08
Replies: 33
Views: 5,508
Posted By Booglebox

Nonsense. You just need to work on your...

Nonsense. You just need to work on your technique!

I once drained what seemed like loads of water out of a 172 fuselage drain. I'm not sure whether it was due to preceding rain or whether it just...
22nd Mar 2021, 15:09
Replies: 69
Views: 5,131
Posted By Booglebox

As a bored instructor I once got a student to use...

As a bored instructor I once got a student to use seat position / lean forwards and backwards instead of trimming in a 152. Works quite well if you both do it.
22nd Mar 2021, 15:06
Replies: 33
Views: 3,408
Posted By Booglebox

For slightly more modern Cessnas there is a Kinds...

For slightly more modern Cessnas there is a Kinds of Operation List in the POH, a table listing the stuff required for day / night VFR / IFR.
22nd Mar 2021, 14:47
Replies: 12
Views: 1,674
Posted By Booglebox

They should have, as they were part of EASA at...

They should have, as they were part of EASA at the time.
Replies: 9
Views: 1,602
Posted By Booglebox

There are some UK examiners who are also airline...

There are some UK examiners who are also airline pilots, who may be able to help when they are downroute. Where are you in the US?
Replies: 25
Views: 1,713
Posted By Booglebox

Some experienced and knowledgeable people told me...

Some experienced and knowledgeable people told me I was barmy to move my UK CPL to Austria in 2018, as surely the UK would not leave EASA and even if it did surely EASA would recognize UK stuff.......
Replies: 26
Views: 6,231
Posted By Booglebox

Ignore the pessimists and get training ASAP!

Ignore the pessimists and get training ASAP!
14th Mar 2021, 15:55
Replies: 69
Views: 5,131
Posted By Booglebox

Like most posters I've had doors come open in a...

Like most posters I've had doors come open in a number of small types (PA34, PA44, PA28R, various Cessnas) with no issue. By far the biggest risk is distraction. This also applies to malfunctioning...
14th Feb 2021, 09:21
Replies: 49
Views: 7,556
Posted By Booglebox

Some relations of a friend of mine travelled,...

Some relations of a friend of mine travelled, rather cheekily, from London to Austria via Switzerland yesterday. No questions at any stage, apparently
14th Feb 2021, 09:11
Replies: 12
Views: 4,869
Posted By Booglebox

Daft to not have ability to test or quarantine...

Daft to not have ability to test or quarantine affected crew. I've had the "commie cough" and although not a big deal it wasn't pleasant... great time for China to attack, when all RN sailors are...
7th Feb 2021, 11:13
Replies: 17
Views: 3,244
Posted By Booglebox

I bet the instructor that signed him off for his...

I bet the instructor that signed him off for his instrument flight test, and the examiner that passed him, are sweating bullets right now...
6th Feb 2021, 17:04
Replies: 17
Views: 3,244
Posted By Booglebox

I too have been offered that clearance and have...

I too have been offered that clearance and have only accepted during the day (although also risky due to boat-towed parachutes, drones, kite surfers, helicopters, condos, banner towers, and other...
Replies: 11
Views: 1,426
Posted By Booglebox

Central Scrutinizer is spot-on. Everyone knows...

Central Scrutinizer is spot-on. Everyone knows that the whole EASA exam system is mostly a waste of time and has been for a while. The FAA exams are also stupid but at least they are easy. I think we...
21st Jan 2021, 16:33
Replies: 25
Views: 4,479
Posted By Booglebox

This guy is US / Canadian licensed with a UK...

This guy is US / Canadian licensed with a UK piggyback, I think. The CAA would need to ask the Feds to pull it, not sure how that works.
Getting off lightly is putting it mildly. If he had tried...
19th Jan 2021, 17:13
Replies: 9
Views: 916
Posted By Booglebox

This was changed in 2018 to three per day. ...

This was changed in 2018 to three per day.


Just the IFP exam is required. No endorsement needed but make sure you create your FTN on IACRA first.


I don't think this is the case. An IPC is...
12th Jan 2021, 17:17
Replies: 26
Views: 7,307
Posted By Booglebox

Whole flight profile just looks weird. Suicide?

Whole flight profile just looks weird. Suicide?
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