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17th Jul 2019, 18:45
Replies: 10
Views: 1,890
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

So, he saw the pylon, avoided it, and has...

So, he saw the pylon, avoided it, and has presumably learned a lesson or two. The point of your call to him would be to say what?
30th Jun 2019, 07:53
Replies: 2
Views: 2,140
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

This might help: ...

This might help:

https://www.pprune.org/where-they-now/555640-flt-lt-elwyn-david-bell.html
18th Jun 2019, 19:49
Replies: 79
Views: 25,433
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Asks the teeny weeny Viper driver!

Asks the teeny weeny Viper driver!
16th Jun 2019, 18:56
Replies: 20
Views: 7,098
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

And what about the Flogger? Never managed to get...

And what about the Flogger? Never managed to get to the bottom of whether it was quicker on the deck than the 1-11.
26th May 2019, 07:28
Replies: 12,664
Views: 3,483,280
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Geri and Brian48nav Thanks for the info....

Geri and Brian48nav

Thanks for the info. I've managed to get hold of a 1941 AP129 and am looking forward to reading it.

Your caution about getting pulled into the vortex of this thread is...
24th May 2019, 12:23
Replies: 12,664
Views: 3,483,280
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

I've increasingly been reading about pilot...

I've increasingly been reading about pilot training (RAF) in WWII, but it seems that the authors don't really explore the part of the process where they learn to fly at night. Most just say 'It was...
13th May 2019, 18:56
Replies: 33
Views: 10,886
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Trowern (OCU CO?) briefing the flight of a BBC...

Trowern (OCU CO?) briefing the flight of a BBC reporter:

Facebook Video from BBC

Edit: Well, looks like I can't post a link!

You could instead go to the BBC archive page on FB and search for...
23rd Apr 2019, 12:18
Replies: 23
Views: 5,308
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Beagle's film narrator stated: "The RAF is trying...

Beagle's film narrator stated: "The RAF is trying to bury the image of a technical officer as a wingless wonder... if he wants to, he will not only fly, but also go solo".

Curious to know more...
19th Mar 2019, 19:39
Replies: 34
Views: 7,250
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

USAF F-15 and F-16 starting 2002 and ending 2015....

USAF F-15 and F-16 starting 2002 and ending 2015.
USN F/A-18 2010 (once only, hence my willingness to stand corrected).

The Air Force doesn't use 'Eject' because it doesn't want confusion on the...
19th Mar 2019, 09:40
Replies: 34
Views: 7,250
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Who's 'we'? I've flown with the USAF, and it...

Who's 'we'?

I've flown with the USAF, and it uses "Bailout" as the command to eject. It uses "Egress" as the command to unstrap and get out in a ground emergency.

I have also flown with the US...
24th Feb 2019, 08:44
Replies: 20
Views: 5,281
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

It's a news report, not an attempt to malign an...

It's a news report, not an attempt to malign an entire nation.
18th Feb 2019, 19:25
Replies: 51
Views: 31,405
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

I may have you confused with another poster on...

I may have you confused with another poster on here, but aren't you hoping to join the military?



My God.
10th Feb 2019, 07:00
Replies: 12
Views: 2,392
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Incredible lady. Too bad the NY Times has decided...

Incredible lady. Too bad the NY Times has decided to use her to play its identity politics game.
21st Nov 2018, 11:26
Replies: 78
Views: 17,185
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Can't comment on the specifics for F-22 units,...

Can't comment on the specifics for F-22 units, but in general USAF fighter squadrons have safety evaluators (SEFE) who are supposed to take on the equivalent role of a QFI.
20th Nov 2018, 22:18
Replies: 78
Views: 17,185
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Gear limiting speed. The rotate at 120...

Gear limiting speed.

The rotate at 120 knots thing may have come over from the Eagle community, where that was the standard number for decades.
13th Nov 2018, 19:56
Replies: 15
Views: 4,968
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Quoted for truth.

Quoted for truth.
13th Nov 2018, 19:55
Replies: 15
Views: 4,968
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

You mean the attempt by the guy (who makes the...

You mean the attempt by the guy (who makes the videos on his own coin) to try to recoup some of his costs?


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Not even vaguely precious about it, mate! But I do know gross hypocrisy when I...
13th Nov 2018, 11:16
Replies: 15
Views: 4,968
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Interesting comments about the integrity of a...

Interesting comments about the integrity of a named individual coming from people posting anonymously on an internet forum...

Should anyone ever ask you to talk about your flying careers, would...
12th Nov 2018, 20:19
Replies: 31
Views: 7,045
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Stealth aside... their formation flying is...

Stealth aside... their formation flying is terrible!
3rd Nov 2018, 15:25
Replies: 4,857
Views: 1,260,838
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Curious to know which brevet this gentleman would...

Curious to know which brevet this gentleman would have worn? One wing or two?
3rd Nov 2018, 13:15
Replies: 86
Views: 26,917
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

David A year or two after the end of Gulf...

David

A year or two after the end of Gulf War I, I read in one of the broadsheets that the US Air Force had acknowledged the F-117 had operated in concert with a classified recce platform....
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Nov 2018, 15:20
Replies: 1,173
Views: 519,205
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Got it. Thanks. Thanks, Magplug.

Got it. Thanks.



Thanks, Magplug.
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Nov 2018, 11:27
Replies: 1,173
Views: 519,205
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Understood. I was simply responding to the...

Understood. I was simply responding to the catch-all comment that no helicopter can survive an engine failure (he wasn't talking about TR failure) "from a free air hover between 50' and 1,000'".
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Nov 2018, 09:29
Replies: 1,173
Views: 519,205
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

When I did my PPL(H) in 1998, an AFI demoed an...

When I did my PPL(H) in 1998, an AFI demoed an auto from the hover at 1,000'. Rolled off the throttle, dumped collective, pedal turned through 180, controlled RRPM with lever, nosed down for forward...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Nov 2018, 23:23
Replies: 1,173
Views: 519,205
Posted By Ewan Whosearmy

Well, the BBC's "experts" are plumbing new depths...

Well, the BBC's "experts" are plumbing new depths for their analysis:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leicestershire-46044224

Do these people, or the BBC, realise how stupid they sound?
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