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Forum: Jet Blast
1st Mar 2021, 11:25
Replies: 41
Views: 5,598
Posted By Porto Pete

There's been a lot of hysteria in the media about...

There's been a lot of hysteria in the media about the variants and vaccines. The important point that's being missed here is that ALL the vaccines provide 100% protection from ICU and death. Yes,...
10th Feb 2021, 18:55
Replies: 22
Views: 10,717
Posted By Porto Pete

What systems run through that area of the...

What systems run through that area of the fuselage?
19th Nov 2020, 08:01
Replies: 13
Views: 7,519
Posted By Porto Pete

QATAR...

QATAR (https://www.qatarairways.com/en/press-releases/2020/september/SkyCell.html) seem to be gearing up for that question. It's a bit thin on details but hopefully they can make it work.
Forum: Tech Log
5th Nov 2020, 12:03
Replies: 20
Views: 3,730
Posted By Porto Pete

From the FCOM: I think you're...

From the FCOM:



I think you're confusing full rudder pedal input with full rudder surface deflection?



No but bad habits creep in. I have had quite a few pilots get in the habit of moving...
15th Aug 2020, 07:10
Replies: 364
Views: 177,908
Posted By Porto Pete

I have a decent amount of time on the NG. I have...

I have a decent amount of time on the NG. I have never seen or heard of this "problem" either. Close thrust levers during touch down, it's pretty much basics of flying any type is it not?

I did...
24th Jul 2020, 07:31
Replies: 179
Views: 252,834
Posted By Porto Pete

Only the Czech language version so far: LINK...

Only the Czech language version so far: LINK (https://uzpln.cz/pdf/20200723132803.pdf)
1st May 2020, 10:21
Replies: 298
Views: 145,500
Posted By Porto Pete

Ignore the criticism. I am sure I am not alone,...

Ignore the criticism. I am sure I am not alone, but posts such as yours are exactly the type of information I was hoping to learn from. Many thanks for your contribution.
11th Apr 2020, 08:04
Replies: 1,167
Views: 882,655
Posted By Porto Pete

Can you quote a source that the government want...

Can you quote a source that the government want to "save the airline"? I have only seen a state guarantee of some $290M~ being offered. Which is against a debt pilot of $5,700,000,000 (Five point...
29th Mar 2020, 10:02
Replies: 10
Views: 4,861
Posted By Porto Pete

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/473x515/img_20200328_wa0009_01_c4f53954557ed2f0410f07bbd1a22e98989dae1e.jpg
Someone on Facebook put it better than I can.
10th Mar 2020, 15:07
Replies: 1,167
Views: 882,655
Posted By Porto Pete

Do you have a source, I have not seen any...

Do you have a source, I have not seen any evidence to suggest that is true?
23rd Sep 2019, 14:48
Replies: 27
Views: 25,701
Posted By Porto Pete

There's always work out there for experienced...

There's always work out there for experienced drivers. The willingness and or ability to relocate overseas is the hard part. It's also going to be very tough going from working for a blue chip...
6th Apr 2019, 16:07
Replies: 191
Views: 122,363
Posted By Porto Pete

I had 10 years on type at an operator with a...

I had 10 years on type at an operator with a reputable training department and this is the first I've heard of this technique.
7th Mar 2019, 09:32
Replies: 39
Views: 25,620
Posted By Porto Pete

It really depends on the airline. Some rightly...

It really depends on the airline. Some rightly value mature adults with life experience and a broad range of backgrounds in the airline, some see them as a training risk, not a blank sheet of paper...
22nd Dec 2018, 11:02
Replies: 4
Views: 2,067
Posted By Porto Pete

Is it pay for the rating or pay for the rating...

Is it pay for the rating or pay for the rating and no salary?

Harsh reality time: Your fATPL has little value at best. Your fATPL, aged three years, makes you a training risk and a liability. It...
Forum: North America
15th Dec 2018, 10:41
Replies: 5
Views: 1,768
Posted By Porto Pete

There's a website called "Upwork". It's an...

There's a website called "Upwork". It's an intermediary where they can pair you up with all sorts of IT freelancers, with the added benefit of being an escrow agent and a referee in case something...
Forum: Questions
27th Oct 2018, 09:14
Replies: 11
Views: 2,213
Posted By Porto Pete

It was a shame this software was discontinued, it...

It was a shame this software was discontinued, it had a loyal following and in my opinion was one of the least bloated and to the point elogbooks.

Pretty much all the major remaining providers can...
Forum: Middle East
20th Sep 2018, 12:18
Replies: 62
Views: 46,616
Posted By Porto Pete

I know nothing of Emirates so can't comment on...

I know nothing of Emirates so can't comment on the specifics but they are not the only airline that is under crewed worldwide. Quite a few employers are really starting to hurt.

I can't help but...
Forum: Tech Log
22nd Aug 2018, 13:02
Replies: 117
Views: 18,506
Posted By Porto Pete

I've just given up and accepted this is now a...

I've just given up and accepted this is now a fact of life in airline flying, having seen it on both the B737 and the A320. I'm prematurely turning into a grumpy old man trying to persuade people...
11th Jul 2018, 09:26
Replies: 259
Views: 53,726
Posted By Porto Pete

Thanks for the link SWH. I was a proponent...

Thanks for the link SWH.

I was a proponent of letting people fly on if they were able to pass a medical. Rightly or wrongly retirement is very detrimental for a lot of pilots mental health and...
2nd Jul 2018, 12:36
Replies: 27
Views: 14,697
Posted By Porto Pete

There's an accountant in Lisbon who knows all...

There's an accountant in Lisbon who knows all these matters inside out who can advise you about the NHR. Van Doorn. Ask for Sonia.

I believe in certain circumstances the NHR can apply but as a...
Forum: ATC Issues
15th May 2018, 08:17
Replies: 26
Views: 6,443
Posted By Porto Pete

Well the Swiss use it heavily. Mostly...

Well the Swiss use it heavily.

Mostly Marseille are the least likely to use it. Somedays it is not used at all, as I said often when the frequency is a little overloaded and it seems it would help...
14th May 2018, 17:38
Replies: 2
Views: 1,201
Posted By Porto Pete

Home defibrillator

I spend a lot of time by the sea in pursuit of one of my hobbies, Kitesurfing.

Some time ago an acquaintance lost her life by drowning after being swept under a wave by strong currents and...
Forum: ATC Issues
14th May 2018, 17:32
Replies: 26
Views: 6,443
Posted By Porto Pete

French ATC and CPDLC

France has the ability to use CPDLC. I also understand that CPDLC is one method of communication and not the main method. However in the whole of Europe they seem to be the least enthusiastic users....
19th Mar 2018, 16:22
Replies: 19
Views: 4,567
Posted By Porto Pete

Wow. This seems seriously daft and lacking...

Wow. This seems seriously daft and lacking completely in common sense. I too have needle phobia. I have fainted when having blood drawn.

The trick is to explain that you have needle phobia to the...
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