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10th May 2019, 23:37
Replies: 19
Views: 5,169
Posted By slast

Delta and unions

BBC headline "Delta Airlines staff told 'don't unionise, buy video games'
https://www.bbc.com/news/blogs-trending-48225646
14th Mar 2019, 18:31
Replies: 147
Views: 235,365
Posted By slast

Serious comments here seem to be about issues of...

Serious comments here seem to be about issues of dealing with advanced flight systems in turbulent or windshear conditions, but to save BP embarrassing himself and serious readers any further,...
31st Dec 2018, 15:14
Replies: 734
Views: 441,816
Posted By slast

Closing date for license transfer passed?

https://info.caa.co.uk/eu-exit/commercial-pilots/

Q. When is the latest I could apply to transfer my licence to another EASA member state to get my licence in time for 29 March 2019?
A. "The CAA...
28th Oct 2018, 13:22
Replies: 734
Views: 441,816
Posted By slast

That's why I posted #475. It seems only Reuters...

That's why I posted #475. It seems only Reuters covered this.
25th Oct 2018, 20:58
Replies: 734
Views: 441,816
Posted By slast

IATA Study of Brexit issues

Richard North's EU Referendum (http://www.EUReferendum.com) blog picks up on yesterday's IATA Press Release and teleconference under the heading "Brexit: the inevitable consequence will be chaos". ...
Forum: Tech Log
4th Aug 2018, 16:12
Replies: 29
Views: 5,414
Posted By slast

Didn't DanAir later acquire at least one 727 ex...

Didn't DanAir later acquire at least one 727 ex Mexicana which had originally had the JATO bottle option? Identifiable by a fairing in front of #2 engine intake for stuff that had to be rerouted to...
Forum: Tech Log
3rd Aug 2018, 16:39
Replies: 29
Views: 5,414
Posted By slast

"rocket motor"

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I suspect that whoever "informed" you was confused by the RB162 boost engine on the T3B. I've never heard of a "rocket" being installed and the boost engine was really there because of the...
27th Jul 2018, 12:14
Replies: 734
Views: 441,816
Posted By slast

Suggest you do some basic research to anchor your...

Suggest you do some basic research to anchor your beliefs in reality! Do you seriously think that e.g. Canada is not an ICAO state?
3rd Jul 2018, 15:29
Replies: 35
Views: 11,286
Posted By slast

G-APEE accident

Although it's not really relevant to the issues of conducting multiple go-arounds especially in dynamic changing wind conditions, for those interested, attached is a summary report of the Vanguard...
15th Jun 2018, 22:15
Replies: 326
Views: 209,396
Posted By slast

Smile First Offcier minima

Too much harmony here! ;) How about this to make a real splash in the water!

This event occurred with the (very experienced) F/O as PF throughout. This will be heresy to many readers but IMO you...
15th Jun 2018, 17:00
Replies: 326
Views: 209,396
Posted By slast

To clarify, I think all XAAs allow descent...

To clarify, I think all XAAs allow descent without seeing the actual runway/PAPI - provided you have something else in the laundry list such as approach lights.My point is that ICAO requires you to...
14th Jun 2018, 17:02
13th Jun 2018, 17:51
Replies: 326
Views: 209,396
Posted By slast

I am with PEI, I don't think anyone should just...

I am with PEI, I don't think anyone should just attribute this to "lack of discipline" and "busting minima". There's no real evidence of that IMO.

However it has become clear from my own reading...
11th Jun 2018, 11:18
Replies: 326
Views: 209,396
Posted By slast

#267 - Good morning Dan. OK yes I was a bit harsh...

#267 - Good morning Dan. OK yes I was a bit harsh on the TSB, they did have very little to go on really. However, "Findings as to risk" is their term not mine, and they seemed to be a bit selective...
10th Jun 2018, 14:24
Replies: 326
Views: 209,396
Posted By slast

Causes and risks.

Another TSB report of dubious quality in identifying the causes of a near catastrophe. Leaving aside the organisational failures to recognise the seriousness of this event, and the consequent loss of...
Forum: Tech Log
2nd Mar 2018, 10:52
Replies: 54
Views: 6,167
Posted By slast

Just curious, aterpster - would the union guys...

Just curious, aterpster - would the union guys have included e.g. Joe Meek, Tom Foxworth or Bill Melvin?
Steve
4th Feb 2018, 10:29
Replies: 4
Views: 2,337
Posted By slast

11th Dec 2017, 18:49
Replies: 20
Views: 6,546
Posted By slast

I would like to participate in this discussion...

I would like to participate in this discussion (which will not surprise some readers I am sure) but I will be off the grid for the next few weeks. Anyway here's my six pennyworth ....

Firstly,...
21st Nov 2017, 10:08
Replies: 155
Views: 70,821
Posted By slast

Can't give you chapter and verse I'm afraid but...

Can't give you chapter and verse I'm afraid but that has been my understanding anyway.

I can fully understand why so many people feel cheated. I worry about the situation of my own children who...
20th Nov 2017, 15:30
Replies: 155
Views: 70,821
Posted By slast

No disagreement with your sentiments, but just...

No disagreement with your sentiments, but just for completeness and writing as one of those who recognises his great good fortune in having been signed into The Airways Corporations Joint Pension...
Forum: Questions
9th Nov 2017, 20:11
Replies: 9
Views: 2,057
Posted By slast

Exactly! I also have a problem with temperature,...

Exactly! I also have a problem with temperature, I have total air temp and IAS but it is ISA-20 so have to calculate a more accurate TAS as well.... about 180 times!
Forum: Questions
9th Nov 2017, 19:51
Replies: 9
Views: 2,057
Posted By slast

Thanks GF, no that's not the problem! I have some...

Thanks GF, no that's not the problem! I have some data readouts from an FDR, which give me the flight parameters once a second, and I am trying to extract what winds the aircraft was actually exposed...
Forum: Questions
9th Nov 2017, 16:56
Replies: 9
Views: 2,057
Posted By slast

triangle of velocities formula

I need to back calculate the actual wind from heading and IAS plus track and G/S, but all the formulae I've found so far use wind as an input? Anyone got a quick solution I can plug into a...
7th Nov 2017, 11:05
Replies: 473
Views: 429,958
Posted By slast

Unfortunately not as simple as it sounds as the...

Unfortunately not as simple as it sounds as the chart DME heights also need to be cold-temp corrected.

It appears that Air Canada got the approval of Transport Canada for a chart in the QRH (not...
Forum: Tech Log
1st Nov 2017, 16:48
Replies: 3
Views: 1,474
Posted By slast

Thanks GR, that's a good start - illustrates just...

Thanks GR, that's a good start - illustrates just how ignorant I am about what questions I need to ask!
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