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9th May 2021, 05:06
Replies: 9
Views: 2,065
Posted By waterbottle

New Falcon 10X

https://www.dassaultfalcon.com/en/Aircraft/Models/10X/Pages/overview.aspx

Well they've certainly fired a shot at the competition, that cabin is huge! Going to be nice for those that worked hard...
10th Apr 2021, 21:08
Replies: 17
Views: 4,501
Posted By waterbottle

That would be around a 40 minute flight. Or a...

That would be around a 40 minute flight. Or a four hour drive. Or around 1:10 in a helicopter.

So if your argument is that there should be a large helicopter available, say an S92, to carry the...
4th Apr 2021, 21:26
Replies: 29
Views: 8,188
Posted By waterbottle

A friend that flew Phantoms, 15C and E commented...

A friend that flew Phantoms, 15C and E commented that the Phantom was faster. In fact he was very complementary about it in a number of areas over the F-15. Didn’t get into much detail, and not sure...
5th Aug 2020, 23:17
Replies: 440
Views: 226,956
Posted By waterbottle

FANZP insurances are structured slightly...

FANZP insurances are structured slightly differently but the net effect is exactly the same. The process from going on sick leave through to losing a medical and receiving the loss of licence payment...
Forum: Rotorheads
7th Jul 2020, 23:24
Replies: 17
Views: 3,792
Posted By waterbottle

AW169 Gear Down Transit

Hi all,

Purely a question for interest sake.

The local HEMS type helicopter service has a couple of AW169 that transit past my house a few times per day between their base and the hospital....
17th Sep 2018, 09:55
Replies: 82
Views: 20,244
Posted By waterbottle

Dear Lord I hope this guy isnít voting on this.

Dear Lord I hope this guy isnít voting on this.
16th Sep 2018, 21:30
Replies: 82
Views: 20,244
Posted By waterbottle

There is currently a supply issue because the...

There is currently a supply issue because the Company have scared away all externals. There are some very simple solutions to guaranteeing Link / GA supply but those won't make the Company money.
...
15th Sep 2018, 23:09
Replies: 82
Views: 20,244
Posted By waterbottle

Whittaker will be laughing away at the infighting...

Whittaker will be laughing away at the infighting that is going on.

Broadly speaking he has two aims to achieve. One is get rid of the SO pay scale. On current numbers that will save about 100k...
26th Jul 2016, 20:00
Replies: 46
Views: 11,960
Posted By waterbottle

As long as there is a blank cheque on the mess...

As long as there is a blank cheque on the mess managers desk the following morning I really don't see the issue.
26th Jul 2016, 03:16
Replies: 20
Views: 9,067
Posted By waterbottle

27/09 - sorry, I presumed from you commenting...

27/09 - sorry, I presumed from you commenting that you were an ANZ pilot, obviously you are not. Super is not just KiwiSaver. You are also a little off track with your ideas on the benefits available.
25th Jul 2016, 03:13
Replies: 20
Views: 9,067
Posted By waterbottle

Sfo - you already have NZ citizenship, residency...

Sfo - you already have NZ citizenship, residency or some sort of right to work in NZ right?
24th Jul 2016, 09:01
Replies: 20
Views: 9,067
Posted By waterbottle

27/09 - not quite correct as I'm sure you're...

27/09 - not quite correct as I'm sure you're aware.
11th Jul 2016, 04:42
Replies: 9
Views: 3,889
Posted By waterbottle

Great insight there riff raff. Not one single...

Great insight there riff raff. Not one single person on this thread was aware of that.
13th May 2016, 01:51
Replies: 17
Views: 9,546
Posted By waterbottle

Galdom - AP has to come out at some stage, and...

Galdom - AP has to come out at some stage, and that is the issue. Having to get visual, interpret those clues and land manually. Can be very confusing at night in high terrain. But there is money to...
30th Jan 2016, 23:42
Replies: 27
Views: 19,743
Posted By waterbottle

Don't mean to be rude, but please don't post...

Don't mean to be rude, but please don't post salary/incentive etc on here. Speak to someone privately but please don't put it on here for the world to see.
27th Jan 2016, 00:03
Replies: 27
Views: 19,743
Posted By waterbottle

Hear hear bunglerat! Well said. Fly real...

Hear hear bunglerat! Well said.

Fly real fast - I think both unions have the same concerns. I think realistically you can't stop it. If guys don't want the job then with our bidding system this...
26th Jan 2016, 20:52
Replies: 27
Views: 19,743
Posted By waterbottle

Shallow gene pool - done plenty of duties...

Shallow gene pool - done plenty of duties approaching 14 hours lately with the pax at the end. Admittedly not 12 hours, but the bulk of my duties are towards the 11 hour limit.

Belowmda -...
Forum: Tech Log
14th Nov 2015, 19:17
Replies: 15
Views: 15,201
Posted By waterbottle

Our oldest and newest have NWS on yellow, with...

Our oldest and newest have NWS on yellow, with some in the middle being on green. Doesn't seem to be a simple change at a certain serial number.
Forum: Questions
25th Jan 2015, 00:48
Replies: 4
Views: 2,270
Posted By waterbottle

Thanks for that. I'm happy with the definitions...

Thanks for that. I'm happy with the definitions around wet bulb etc. I haven't however seen the term dry air used in an atis before.

Anyone else?
Forum: Questions
22nd Jan 2015, 19:41
Replies: 4
Views: 2,270
Posted By waterbottle

ATIS - DRY AIR

Hi all,

Hopefully an easy one.

Does anyone know what "DRY AIR" means when included in an ATIS? This came up the other night in the Pacific.
1st Nov 2014, 20:18
Replies: 124
Views: 64,737
Posted By waterbottle

As an aside its a nice change to read an article...

As an aside its a nice change to read an article that makes sense! Normally aviation issues are written about in terms that make no sense, but this one was quite good. Well done Bloomberg!
21st May 2014, 21:21
Replies: 9
Views: 5,340
Posted By waterbottle

747-419 Bit misleading in your comment. ...

747-419

Bit misleading in your comment.

NZ will most likely apply the new standard, though they MAY apply for an exemption for NZ domestic operations. Aus may do the same meaning SOME trans...
6th Aug 2013, 02:09
Replies: 19
Views: 5,840
Posted By waterbottle

No chance sorry. Have to be a NZ...

No chance sorry. Have to be a NZ citizen/resident with a NZ licence.
27th Jul 2013, 00:34
Replies: 92
Views: 28,012
Posted By waterbottle

captsf - your experience level is exactly what...

captsf - your experience level is exactly what they are looking for. In fact ANZ has already mostly taken your experience level out of the Links and have moved on to line captains.

Do the survey...
Forum: Questions
7th Jul 2013, 08:17
Replies: 34
Views: 7,275
Posted By waterbottle

To those who suggest we do more visual...

To those who suggest we do more visual approaches, Im guessing you don't fly long haul. After being in an aircraft for 12-14 hours, awake for up to 24 hours total minus some poor rest onboard, the...
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