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27th May 2019, 08:34
Replies: 65
Views: 13,679
Posted By pba_target

Kintyred - everyone "seems to use CEPs or VAMPS"...

Kintyred - everyone "seems to use CEPs or VAMPS" because their use is mandated (unless you follow the incredibly restrictive flying hours limits for an unaugmented helmet). As for intercom volume...
9th May 2019, 19:02
Replies: 6
Views: 1,924
Posted By pba_target

What cows said, check you pm's Edit to add: ...

What cows said, check you pm's

Edit to add:

MK3 (fat) became mk5 (fat tank with semi glass cockpit + digital autopilot)

MK2 (thin tank, buys various incl. Upgraded MK1) became MK4 (thin semi...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st May 2019, 19:22
Replies: 8
Views: 1,610
Posted By pba_target

Second for skydemon. Decent bit of kit and decent...

Second for skydemon. Decent bit of kit and decent coverage for some of the rest of the world as well.
4th Apr 2019, 05:09
Replies: 22
Views: 3,130
Posted By pba_target

I rather think the point is that it funds things...

I rather think the point is that it funds things the Indian government would not fund regardless... Facepalm
7th Mar 2019, 11:27
Replies: 294
Views: 166,546
Posted By pba_target

CK - I don't know about BVRAAM but I do know...

CK - I don't know about BVRAAM but I do know quite a lot of the "joining generation" (especially the highly driven/motivated ones are being put off. Ironically the UAS system is exposing the...
17th Feb 2019, 13:20
Replies: 16
Views: 5,289
Posted By pba_target

Recruitment I don't believe is the issue. It's...

Recruitment I don't believe is the issue. It's pushing them through the flying training system once you've got them. 2 year holds just to start EFT after iot, let alone between courses. In house...
12th Feb 2019, 17:10
Replies: 3
Views: 1,951
Posted By pba_target

650 knots at LL made vertical = 65kfpm. Very...

650 knots at LL made vertical = 65kfpm. Very "initial" but possibly accurate-ish!
5th Feb 2019, 22:18
Replies: 41
Views: 12,340
Posted By pba_target

Err, Typhoon was taking people well before we had...

Err, Typhoon was taking people well before we had T2? Doesn't mean T2 doesn't better prepare them (not in a position to comment on that) but T1 students have managed plenty well enough in the past!
31st Jan 2019, 17:15
Replies: 395
Views: 212,882
Posted By pba_target

What he said!

What he said!
27th Jan 2019, 14:19
Replies: 118
Views: 63,711
Posted By pba_target

My bad, I thought you meant effective weapons...

My bad, I thought you meant effective weapons range of an enemy weapons system! Drone operators will always be a challenignc one to define I agree, though I've absolute respect for what they do/go...
27th Jan 2019, 11:30
Replies: 118
Views: 63,711
Posted By pba_target

I'm interested in your definition Orca (and...

I'm interested in your definition Orca (and certainly not wishing to pick a fight), but by extension to your definition, most RAF FJ pilots from the Shader era are not "combat veterans" despite...
26th Jan 2019, 09:17
Replies: 118
Views: 63,711
Posted By pba_target

Orca - not having a dig, but I'd be interested to...

Orca - not having a dig, but I'd be interested to know how many people in the RAF who have operated a front line aircraft at the present time are NOT combat veterans (if we define "combat" as an...
24th Jan 2019, 18:47
Replies: 41
Views: 12,340
Posted By pba_target

If only we had access to a large multi-national...

If only we had access to a large multi-national fast jet training program somewhere in North America, for NATO pilots.....
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Dec 2018, 17:06
Replies: 150
Views: 8,450
Posted By pba_target

YouTube linky: electric tail rotor Great...

YouTube linky: electric tail rotor

Great discussion chaps, but don't put your patent applications in just yet, think you've been beaten to it... If I'm not mistaken the team at Leonardo won an...
24th Nov 2018, 06:00
Replies: 78
Views: 17,091
Posted By pba_target

BV - I was in a similar situation to you when my...

BV - I was in a similar situation to you when my unit introduced FDM .The mindset you're in is "what would I think is important to look at" and obviously rotate speed doesn't make the cut.

The...
Forum: Rotorheads
6th Oct 2018, 08:48
Replies: 43
Views: 5,106
Posted By pba_target

Already done, the publicly released report is...

Already done, the publicly released report is below. I don't think it has all the details in of comparison to birds but the results are fairly straightforward.
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12th Jul 2018, 17:27
Replies: 37
Views: 5,943
Posted By pba_target

56 is still in use (ISTAR OEU iirc)

56 is still in use (ISTAR OEU iirc)
15th Jun 2018, 10:31
Replies: 110
Views: 20,835
Posted By pba_target

Correct me if I'm wrong, but I don't think anyone...

Correct me if I'm wrong, but I don't think anyone is talking about the UK being unable to access the Galileo signal, at either level of service? I think the issue is sovereign access to the...
15th Jun 2018, 08:31
Replies: 47
Views: 7,221
Posted By pba_target

Surely power available is merely a function of...

Surely power available is merely a function of the weight of the batteries carried? Appreciate if you're going for ultra long endurance flying this might be an issue but the reality of a few hours...
15th Jun 2018, 06:26
Replies: 47
Views: 7,221
Posted By pba_target

Cats 5 - appreciate the benefit that FLARM brings...

Cats 5 - appreciate the benefit that FLARM brings to the glider community in terms of not false alarming when thermalling. However, the continuing refusal of the glider community to fit transponders...
30th Mar 2018, 17:01
Replies: 49
Views: 12,609
Posted By pba_target

I've certainly been delayed on long haul by 12...

I've certainly been delayed on long haul by 12 hours for a u/s aircraft. As is pointed out above, the difference is usually the ability to source a spare. In this case the spare was found but it went...
10th Mar 2018, 06:02
Replies: 14
Views: 3,085
Posted By pba_target

Parallel - set up a similarly anonymous...

Parallel - set up a similarly anonymous yahoo/Gmail account and email him from there. PM's here are notoriously finnicky
27th Feb 2018, 20:26
Replies: 294
Views: 166,546
Posted By pba_target

Plenty of available power (well, for one of our...

Plenty of available power (well, for one of our front line types anyway!)
26th Feb 2018, 20:42
Replies: 16
Views: 2,402
Posted By pba_target

Faarn - everyone I know from light blue rotary...

Faarn - everyone I know from light blue rotary that has left and wanted a fixed wing job in the last couple of years has got one iirc.

You need to knuckle down and do the licenses, and some...
21st Feb 2018, 17:41
Replies: 19
Views: 2,927
Posted By pba_target

I feel on the face of it this is to be applauded....

I feel on the face of it this is to be applauded. As previous have said, it'll help retain high quality people at pinch points in their lives, in theory.

The issue I have is that, in practice the...
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