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23rd Oct 2020, 15:37
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Posted By speedrestriction

Bingo. I would even suggest that the ATR be a...

Bingo. I would even suggest that the ATR be a better aircraft due to the significantly lower fuel burn albeit Dashes might be easier to source and crew. I have no idea how Dash lease costs compare to...
22nd Oct 2020, 19:04
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Views: 2,655,787
Posted By speedrestriction

Problems ran far deeper than lease costs. For...

Problems ran far deeper than lease costs. For years the company failed to match capacity to demand. A more disciplined approach to capacity and yield will be a decent start to a sustainable airline....
21st Oct 2020, 13:21
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Posted By speedrestriction

I really hope these investors have a new business...

I really hope these investors have a new business model
up their sleeve because the flybe model did not work for the last 15 years of their existence. What would be a travesty would be another...
21st Oct 2020, 09:55
Replies: 4,410
Views: 2,655,787
Posted By speedrestriction

Ha ha ha ha. If you are relying on Simon Calderís...

Ha ha ha ha. If you are relying on Simon Calderís advice you are in trouble.

A key part of planning a business is market research. There is almost no market to research at the minute....
11th Oct 2020, 11:09
Replies: 134
Views: 33,080
Posted By speedrestriction

Personally Iíve not used BA since a FA threw a...

Personally Iíve not used BA since a FA threw a packet of peanuts at me on a domestic sector about a decade ago. From a customer service POV it is a ďhas been.Ē
14th Aug 2020, 06:03
Replies: 74
Views: 14,292
Posted By speedrestriction

UK pandemic government aviation policy

Are the U.K. government trying to wipe out the U.Kís airlines? This airbridge policy could hardly be implemented in a more damaging way.

The way changes are being implemented at short notice will...
Replies: 203
Views: 57,246
Posted By speedrestriction

I would say that the mid 2022 is likely to be the...

I would say that the mid 2022 is likely to be the earliest that wannabies should consider starting their commercial training if there sufficient indication of improvement. Be super careful about...
20th May 2020, 06:43
Replies: 343
Views: 184,684
Posted By speedrestriction

Capitalism means people entrusting their money to...

Capitalism means people entrusting their money to a company with the hope that the value of their investment will grow.

...
11th May 2020, 10:12
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Views: 2,655,787
Posted By speedrestriction

Inconsequential compared to the long-standing...

Inconsequential compared to the long-standing inability generate profit.
9th May 2020, 07:26
Replies: 1,271
Views: 883,760
Posted By speedrestriction

Have you looked into the forward booking rates...

Have you looked into the forward booking rates for cruises? You might be surprised.
Replies: 41
Views: 17,241
Posted By speedrestriction

I have been flying for 15 years or so, currently...

I have been flying for 15 years or so, currently an Airbus skipper SH European low cost airline, 9000ish hours. I wouldn't be shocked if I have captained my last commercial flight. This is not like...
Forum: Tech Log
17th Apr 2020, 10:33
Replies: 9
Views: 1,852
Posted By speedrestriction

The de-icing boot system is prone to intermittent...

The de-icing boot system is prone to intermittent failure in flight. When I flew them the operating theory was that the DDVs were freezing in position. Of course by the time you landed and tested the...
31st Mar 2020, 09:38
Replies: 1,271
Views: 883,760
Posted By speedrestriction

How is a loan on commercial terms - ie paying...

How is a loan on commercial terms - ie paying interest to the creditor - a begging bowl.
Forum: Tech Log
29th Mar 2020, 14:09
Replies: 7
Views: 1,608
Posted By speedrestriction

Thank you both very much. Far more interesting...

Thank you both very much. Far more interesting story than I had guessed.
Forum: Tech Log
29th Mar 2020, 11:58
Replies: 7
Views: 1,608
Posted By speedrestriction

F-15 wingtips

Could anyone explain to me the reason why the wing span at the leading edge of the F-15 wing is greater than the trailing edge. I appreciate that many fighter aircraft of the 70s-00s were designed to...
26th Mar 2020, 14:40
Replies: 2,440
Views: 993,609
Posted By speedrestriction

Incorrect information.

Incorrect information.
20th Feb 2020, 08:04
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Views: 2,655,787
Posted By speedrestriction

According to CH Aviation...

According to CH Aviation (https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/86560-tax-cut-and-rescue-deal-for-uks-flybe-thrown-into-doubt) contingency plans are being put in place.
4th Feb 2020, 21:15
Replies: 4,410
Views: 2,655,787
Posted By speedrestriction

Having been on this PPruNe for about fifteen...

Having been on this PPruNe for about fifteen years or so I would say the noise to signal ratio on AAaR is 20:1

The informed are vastly outnumbered and outshouted by the uninformed. The loons on...
Replies: 48
Views: 17,998
Posted By speedrestriction

Hmmmmm, I managed a 93% average without the...

Hmmmmm, I managed a 93% average without the question bank albeit a few years ago. When things start going wrong in an aircraft for real unfortunately they don't come in the form of multiple choice...
19th Dec 2019, 07:42
Replies: 97
Views: 33,782
Posted By speedrestriction

The specific fault is not nearly so worrying as...

The specific fault is not nearly so worrying as the corporate priorities at Boeing. There is something rotten at the core of the company which needs serious surgery.

The other worrying issue is...
23rd Oct 2019, 18:35
Replies: 1,197
Views: 591,035
Posted By speedrestriction

ATRs donít slow down the flow rate. The Gatwick...

ATRs donít slow down the flow rate. The Gatwick speeds are roughly 220kts beyond the holding fix, 180kts on intercept and 160kts to 4 miles all of which is achievable in an ATR. The different...
21st Oct 2019, 11:46
Replies: 848
Views: 682,577
Posted By speedrestriction

Apparently the market for used wide bodies is not...

Apparently the market for used wide bodies is not great at the minute - pulling the plug now would not necessarily result in great returns to the creditors after liquidation.

£2,700,000,000 is a...
18th Oct 2019, 13:02
Replies: 848
Views: 682,577
Posted By speedrestriction

To HK based recycler - article on flightglobal.

To HK based recycler - article on flightglobal.
22nd Sep 2019, 11:18
Replies: 2,440
Views: 993,609
Posted By speedrestriction

It is not merely aesthetics, ugly though they are...

It is not merely aesthetics, ugly though they are - it is a question of design and functionality. For example the insufficient security hall capacity, having to queue in the stairwells to board, the...
22nd Sep 2019, 07:23
Replies: 2,440
Views: 993,609
Posted By speedrestriction

The £1 parking fee for drop off is highly...

The £1 parking fee for drop off is highly irritating - fair enough if there is a ďpremiumĒ drop off but in the interests of fairness I believe there should always be a free drop off location...
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