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28th Sep 2021, 22:52
Replies: 3
Views: 1,052
Posted By Silent Running

Very sorry to hear of Simonís untimely passing....

Very sorry to hear of Simonís untimely passing. Always a gentleman, easygoing and a pleasure to share the flight deck or an occasional beer with. Sorry not to have caught up with him post CX to...
12th Feb 2021, 11:40
Replies: 108
Views: 75,427
Posted By Silent Running

At last a sound observation and logical...

At last a sound observation and logical projection of the immediate future... now, if the media could be persuaded to take this on board perhaps we might be saved the alternating demands to lock down...
2nd Aug 2019, 17:29
Replies: 18
Views: 12,978
Posted By Silent Running

Very sorry to hear this. Spent many a late night...

Very sorry to hear this. Spent many a late night in the old Dakota bar with Ken cooling heels and sorting out the world’s problems. I trust he’s in a far better place now. God speed.
Forum: Tech Log
22nd Jun 2017, 20:50
Replies: 17
Views: 6,290
Posted By Silent Running

I had a similar experience on a 747 Classic some...

I had a similar experience on a 747 Classic some years ago.

Following heavy rain during the ground turnaround the subsequent departure and climb to cruise appeared normal, however upon making a...
6th May 2017, 10:23
Replies: 2
Views: 2,314
Posted By Silent Running

Sorry to hear of his passing, always a character...

Sorry to hear of his passing, always a character and if I could remember anything from the CX night stops down route with him I'd offer more...! RIP Dudley.
17th Feb 2017, 02:22
Replies: 18
Views: 7,041
Posted By Silent Running

Very sad to hear of Tony's passing he was, as...

Very sad to hear of Tony's passing he was, as many have alluded already, a larger than life character who often inspired a deeper interest in flying if only because of his aptitude for exploring the...
12th Jan 2017, 03:39
Replies: 6
Views: 4,475
Posted By Silent Running

Fair winds John it was always a pleasure to fly...

Fair winds John it was always a pleasure to fly with you. Condolences to your family
15th Jun 2015, 05:17
Replies: 35
Views: 14,655
Posted By Silent Running

Airlines and Bankers

I thought this comment posted by a UK Telegraph reader, relating to Lloyds Bank incompetence, could equally apply to an HK airlines' team.

"It is not the staff that cause these problems, but upper...
29th May 2015, 10:29
Replies: 35
Views: 14,655
Posted By Silent Running

Years of overseeing cabin service is clearly the...

Years of overseeing cabin service is clearly the qualification required these days to administer things at the pointy end....
6th May 2015, 09:46
Replies: 85
Views: 30,458
Posted By Silent Running

No more multi-year deals!

I said it last year and I'll say it again, in these uncertain times we cannot afford to enter multi-year pay deals, we'll lose every time!:ugh:

Most have forgotten or simply don't realise that...
12th Nov 2014, 02:42
Replies: 7
Views: 4,557
Posted By Silent Running

Aircraft switch more likely due to Executive...

Aircraft switch more likely due to Executive decision to tailor type to overall load rather than the fallacious excuse provided by management...

Just done a LH where 15 Biz downgraded to the...
16th Oct 2014, 07:00
Replies: 18
Views: 8,481
Posted By Silent Running

Requests Effectively Gone West Too...

Latest roster shows a single Reserve placed before any Long Haul pattern effectively negating any certainty of doing the rostered or requested LH. That should help fatigue and in-flight rest...
12th Sep 2014, 01:11
Replies: 106
Views: 27,079
Posted By Silent Running

Mole, agree with you entirely! Who in their...

Mole, agree with you entirely!

Who in their right mind would agree to a three year deal in the current financial uncertainty and 'Compounded 10%'; try looking at the projected compound inflation...
6th Sep 2014, 15:36
Replies: 152
Views: 43,515
Posted By Silent Running

Donated... To those who deserve our respect, I...

Donated... To those who deserve our respect, I salute you.
29th Apr 2014, 12:30
Replies: 37
Views: 11,281
Posted By Silent Running

2015 and on.... inflation

Be very careful what you agree to now... most pundits seem to believe that inflation will rear its ugly head from next year, so a 3 year decreasing deal must seem like a dream come true to the...
1st Jan 2014, 04:13
Replies: 24
Views: 12,487
Posted By Silent Running

CAD

Perhaps the CAD'stime would be better spent investigating the Company's abuse of the FTL and RP's instead of chasing FB pics!
30th May 2013, 06:40
Replies: 18
Views: 5,204
Posted By Silent Running

Single Pilot Airline Ops - Yikes!

From Flying Magazine

Europe]Europe Mulls Single-Pilot Airline Ops | Flying Magazine...
1st May 2013, 08:04
Replies: 16
Views: 25,814
Posted By Silent Running

Rubbish Quality These Days

Couldn't agree more that Samsonite's quality has deteriorated over recent years. Last set I bought suffered from zip tags breaking off, seams detaching and various stitching parting company in the...
16th Jul 2012, 09:58
Replies: 26
Views: 7,058
Posted By Silent Running

"My roster has 2 flight request's & 3 GDO...

"My roster has 2 flight request's & 3 GDO requests but I never requested anything for August........"

Don't worry CH et al assure us that their present system is much more efficient than a proper...
16th Jul 2012, 09:53
Replies: 28
Views: 6,704
Posted By Silent Running

Wow! So Just like everywhere else we operate to...

Wow! So Just like everywhere else we operate to then...
10th May 2012, 12:01
Replies: 12
Views: 3,942
Posted By Silent Running

Were his lips moving?

Were his lips moving?
10th May 2012, 11:20
Replies: 74
Views: 33,071
Posted By Silent Running

Ahh Leave at last

Well it looks like the triple 7 crews will be finding Leave even harder to find after this pm's announcement, whilst the good old -400 should be able to take most of the next two years off!
23rd Apr 2012, 00:38
Replies: 74
Views: 33,071
Posted By Silent Running

Plenty of crew but...

CX 256 delayed overnight Fri due no Capt!
21st Jan 2012, 01:21
Replies: 45
Views: 12,966
Posted By Silent Running

Catastrophe Theory

Word is that only 70% of annual leave entitlement has been released to the system for bidding.

'Planning' (sic) and management meanwhile want see how far they can stretch the rubber band by...
31st Dec 2011, 02:17
Replies: 45
Views: 12,966
Posted By Silent Running

Missing the Point

The Leave system is seriously flawed and has been since its inception.

A projection forward from day one through the term of a normal career reveals that an officer joining CX and following the...
9th Jul 2011, 09:25
Replies: 25
Views: 7,603
Posted By Silent Running

Waldo I haven't downloaded any of the Bus...

Waldo

I haven't downloaded any of the Bus manuals I just assumed they were there because the DDIS selection is available, the same as the Boeing. Maybe someone with a Phd in ITcrapspeak could...
8th Jul 2011, 02:28
Replies: 25
Views: 7,603
Posted By Silent Running

Waldo Maybe try de-registering from DDIS,...

Waldo

Maybe try de-registering from DDIS, then initiate a new registration after deleting all the DDIS files off your computer.

During the new registration in the DDIS portal, delete/uncheck...
3rd Jul 2011, 13:50
Replies: 25
Views: 7,603
Posted By Silent Running

It appears mail is currently routed through the...

It appears mail is currently routed through the Groupwise server to the new Outlook system, so it can be found in the sent items folder in your Groupwise account.

Open the registration email and...
3rd Jul 2011, 02:10
Replies: 25
Views: 7,603
Posted By Silent Running

Success! Managed to sort it out. Problem was...

Success!

Managed to sort it out. Problem was limited to downloading the new 'client' which was only accessible from Groupwise not Outlook. :ugh:

Thanks for the constructive input.
2nd Jul 2011, 12:53
Replies: 25
Views: 7,603
Posted By Silent Running

Thanks Spent an hour on the phone with IT...

Thanks

Spent an hour on the phone with IT (intellectual torment) without success...

It looks as if their wonderful system will only work with older browser versions and not latest Safari 5.0.5...
2nd Jul 2011, 07:00
Replies: 25
Views: 7,603
Posted By Silent Running

DDIS eDocs problems?

HELP!

Just tried to install the latest rubbish update following all the protocols detailed in the emails etc and keep getting the 'page not found' on both PC and Mac, this despite being logged...
29th May 2011, 15:42
Replies: 7,672
Views: 3,900,252
Posted By Silent Running

Logging Time

KPHL - Correct, seat occupied is as you described

VFE - All time as S/O in the seat is logged as P2X (cruise pilot rating) which counts at 50% rate toward licensing requirements.

...not sure...
29th May 2011, 03:44
Replies: 7,672
Views: 3,900,252
Posted By Silent Running

S/O Duties

VFE at the risk of incoming from the vociferous minority here's the view from a CX LS driver

Turn up on time - for that, read early and properly rested

Be actively involved in the pre-flight...
3rd Dec 2010, 12:36
Replies: 12
Views: 2,755
Posted By Silent Running

The DFO is just a Board muppet who, since taking...

The DFO is just a Board muppet who, since taking up his position, has failed to make one positive comment in favour or support of HIS troops.

Choosing instead to throw out the propaganda fed to...
29th Apr 2009, 01:36
Replies: 50
Views: 9,841
Posted By Silent Running

Chasing the wrong animal

Like previous commentators I would suggest turning your attention to the appalling treatment aircrew are receiving from UK airport security.

Last week I was subjected to what would be termed...
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