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16th Jan 2020, 12:57
Replies: 248
Views: 134,373
Posted By .Scott

The type of engine noises being described are...

The type of engine noises being described are consistent with fuel contamination. So, in my mind, there is already sufficient cause to consider the situation urgent.
Clearly the pilot should have...
8th Oct 2019, 20:15
Replies: 2
Views: 5,944
Posted By .Scott

When I translate, I get this: "WE'RE SORRY! ...

When I translate, I get this:

"WE'RE SORRY!
For legal reasons, we can not provide some videos of our offer in all countries outside Germany. Unfortunately the video you chose is part of it.
If...
1st Oct 2019, 18:06
Replies: 22
Views: 16,758
Posted By .Scott

The person who did it first enters the frame from...

The person who did it first enters the frame from the left at about the 6 second mark in the video.
Gender is unclear - but I would guess it is a man.
24th Sep 2019, 13:00
Replies: 4,656
Views: 4,199,109
Posted By .Scott

They are re-examining the recertification...

They are re-examining the recertification process. They'll be done when everyone is satisfied that they have it right. How long will that take?
12th Sep 2019, 13:35
Replies: 4,656
Views: 4,199,109
Posted By .Scott

I don't know whether hinging the stabilizer is...

I don't know whether hinging the stabilizer is workable, but I would not say that it is "too late now".
I don't think that the FAA is going to allow practicality or economics to factor into its...
6th Aug 2019, 17:48
Replies: 2
Views: 1,923
Posted By .Scott

https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/we-saw-our...

https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/we-saw-our-lives-in-front-of-us-passenger-on-saa-flight-forced-to-make-an-emergency-landing-in-accra-20190806
11th Jul 2019, 16:22
Replies: 4,656
Views: 4,199,109
Posted By .Scott

Edit: I just found that this has been posted...

Edit: I just found that this has been posted earlier in this thread - but here's another news site.
EASA gives requirements for return to flight....
2nd Jul 2019, 13:11
Replies: 30
Views: 20,073
Posted By .Scott

I began programming "commercially", but as a...

I began programming "commercially", but as a volunteer in 1968. I have been programming professionally since 1971. And there were professional commercial programmers well before I started. So you...
1st Jul 2019, 13:34
Replies: 30
Views: 20,073
Posted By .Scott

The article does not specify what Boeing code was...

The article does not specify what Boeing code was written by HCL at rates as low as $9/hour - other than to say it wasn't MCAS.
The "work-around" quote is not specifically attributed to a student...
19th Jun 2019, 13:05
Replies: 4,656
Views: 4,199,109
Posted By .Scott

Here's another news article on the elevator crank...

Here's another news article on the elevator crank used on the 737 NG and MAX:
Wall Street Journal Article...
23rd May 2019, 14:23
Replies: 193
Views: 64,480
Posted By .Scott

I have just read through some of that material. ...

I have just read through some of that material. As I said in my previous post, none of the current climate models are fully convincing. This was true in 2011 when the NIPCC did their last overall...
22nd May 2019, 13:35
Replies: 24
Views: 10,291
Posted By .Scott

If I was looking to reach 9000 feet+ with a...

If I was looking to reach 9000 feet+ with a drone, I would model it after a sail plane. It should be very feasible to reach any commercial flight altitude that way.
22nd May 2019, 13:22
Replies: 193
Views: 64,480
Posted By .Scott

The long answer is all those IPCC...

The long answer is all those IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change https://www.ipcc.ch/ ) studies that examine climate change and its causes very, very extensively.
I certainly haven't...
10th May 2019, 17:11
Replies: 137
Views: 63,513
Posted By .Scott

When I last posted (this morning), I didn't...

When I last posted (this morning), I didn't realize that my comments had bearing on a new thread - passengers "evacuating" when they should have "quickly disembarked". As I said, the instructions...
10th May 2019, 15:18
Replies: 137
Views: 63,513
Posted By .Scott

From...

From https://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/travel-troubles/112539177/woman-removed-from-air-new-zealand-flight-after-failing-to-comply-with-crew-instructions
10th May 2019, 14:55
Replies: 137
Views: 63,513
Posted By .Scott

It's not enough that she has heard the...

It's not enough that she has heard the instructions before. It is also necessary that the flight crew know that she is willing and able to operate the exit door. The easiest way to accomplish that is...
29th Apr 2019, 14:08
Replies: 157
Views: 155,907
Posted By .Scott

The purpose of the MCAS system was to tame the...

The purpose of the MCAS system was to tame the MAX's very bad approach to a stall. As the angle of attack increases, the very forward and very large engine cowlings catch the wind stream and...
26th Apr 2019, 13:26
Replies: 15
Views: 6,389
Posted By .Scott

Obviously, that door is not going to open. But...

Obviously, that door is not going to open.
But the issue about the temperature drop is a different issue.
I did the hypobaric chamber thing at Andrews AFB decades ago. Rapid decompression does...
26th Apr 2019, 13:17
Replies: 17
Views: 3,162
Posted By .Scott

I don't have specifics about this drone, but...

I don't have specifics about this drone, but 77GHz radar units (used in cars) weigh in at a few ounces and can be configured for a range of over 100 meters. They could certainly detect small planes...
8th Apr 2019, 15:11
Replies: 5,127
Views: 10,382,420
Posted By .Scott

Interesting. I guess somewhere in this thread is...

Interesting. I guess somewhere in this thread is a revelation that the MCAS hardware was too slow - I hadn't heard that. It it's from the 1980's, where they using Ada? That was one of those "safe"...
8th Apr 2019, 15:01
Replies: 5,127
Views: 10,382,420
Posted By .Scott

I doubt that they used C or C++, but given...

I doubt that they used C or C++, but given appropriate coding standards, I do not have problems with either. In fact, a major issue with keeping the code in alignment with an understandable design...
8th Apr 2019, 14:48
Replies: 5,127
Views: 10,382,420
Posted By .Scott

Having programmed in machine language, I would...

Having programmed in machine language, I would NOT recommend it. It would be very difficult to reach the level of confidence for direct machine code (or even assembly) that would be required for...
5th Apr 2019, 13:10
Replies: 191
Views: 116,531
Posted By .Scott

If the trim cannot be brought to within operating...

If the trim cannot be brought to within operating range quickly enough, the next option is to roll the plane to invert it - after turning the seat belt signs on. :eek:
19th Mar 2019, 12:47
Replies: 45
Views: 21,850
Posted By .Scott

It's part of pilot training not to use alcohol. ...

It's part of pilot training not to use alcohol. And part of that argument is that the effects of alcohol are exaggerated with the higher cabin altitude.
So pilot are forewarned - but passengers are...
18th Mar 2019, 13:32
Replies: 99
Views: 121,415
Posted By .Scott

From what I have read, the amount of control...

From what I have read, the amount of control authority was determined by what it would take to make the MAX operate as previous models did - to reduce cross-over pilot training (boy, did that not...
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