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Forum: Tech Log
20th Jul 2019, 18:16
Replies: 17
Views: 2,711
Posted By beamer

I used to fly the 75 and 76 and I thought that...

I used to fly the 75 and 76 and I thought that was questionable as one could go months without flying the widebody. If the 75 and 76 were disparate types albeit with similar though different flight...
14th Jul 2019, 08:12
Replies: 11
Views: 3,128
Posted By beamer

'Run and break to land then Skipper......'

'Run and break to land then Skipper......'
5th Jul 2019, 18:08
Replies: 1,461
Views: 1,083,893
Posted By beamer

My airline career is over and indeed my military...

My airline career is over and indeed my military career that preceeded it. One thing I do know is that groundschool and associated technical training has been repeatedly cut over the last forty years...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Jun 2019, 08:33
Replies: 7,650
Views: 2,794,704
Posted By beamer

How about a return to a tyre compound that can...

How about a return to a tyre compound that can last full race distance - dry or wet as the only choices. One man per corner for tyre changes; I have no interest whether a pit stop takes three seconds...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Jun 2019, 08:28
Replies: 1,056
Views: 141,889
Posted By beamer

As a lifelong voter for the Conservative party, I...

As a lifelong voter for the Conservative party, I note that BJ has spent much of his political life trying to portray himself as a buffoon - enough, I am convinced. Hunt for PM, no Brexit and then a...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Jun 2019, 08:22
Replies: 175
Views: 15,920
Posted By beamer

Fields did the right thing stopping a protestor...

Fields did the right thing stopping a protestor with reasonable force. This intrusion was by all accounts a well planned operation with inside assistance outflanking woeful security at a high profile...
23rd Jun 2019, 08:14
Replies: 81
Views: 47,585
Posted By beamer

I'm guessing that the RAF wanted an excuse to...

I'm guessing that the RAF wanted an excuse to test out their reaction time and had a word with air traffic for a heads up next time there was a minor incident such as yesterday,

I used to rely on...
Forum: Jet Blast
19th Jun 2019, 20:14
Replies: 64
Views: 7,451
Posted By beamer

Motor Racing - The Green Helmet, Checkpoint. ...

Motor Racing - The Green Helmet, Checkpoint.

Cops and Robbers - The Long Arm, Hell is a City.

Flying - Man in the Sky, Cone of Silence

War - Appointment in London, The Black Tent.
...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Jun 2019, 08:19
Replies: 7,650
Views: 2,794,704
Posted By beamer

My racing days were a million years ago but if...

My racing days were a million years ago but if the pundits, Brundle Button etc all agree that it was just a racing incident then I have to agree with them. I do not particularly like Vettel and...
9th Jun 2019, 20:28
Replies: 72
Views: 62,555
Posted By beamer

How many times did I make my way airside to the...

How many times did I make my way airside to the aircraft at 5, 6 or 7 in the morning to be confronted with passengers in bars getting tanked up before their flights ?

How many times did handling...
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Jun 2019, 08:02
Replies: 182
Views: 21,884
Posted By beamer

They don't work reliably in our village due to...

They don't work reliably in our village due to the appalling BT signal which the majority depend upon.
3rd Jun 2019, 08:00
Replies: 29
Views: 12,113
Posted By beamer

Not that unusual in my day. Sqn Ldr co-pilot,...

Not that unusual in my day. Sqn Ldr co-pilot, Spec Aircrew Nav and Eng, Sqn Ldr ALM......... Captain a humble Flt Lt was least well paid member of the crew.........then again he probably had twenty...
7th May 2019, 18:01
Replies: 2
Views: 1,554
Posted By beamer

I remember Barry well - good chap to have around....

I remember Barry well - good chap to have around. RIP
Forum: Questions
12th Apr 2019, 08:41
Replies: 4
Views: 880
Posted By beamer

Best Ipad for GPS/ Sky Demon

In the absence of a handy teenager, what are the best options for Ipads with reliable GPS for Sky Demon use -what size memory would be useful.

Thanks in advance for any replies
4th Apr 2019, 08:04
Replies: 7
Views: 1,447
Posted By beamer

The AME I used for twenty years gave it up in...

The AME I used for twenty years gave it up in part due to the day to day chaos that is the CAA. i have found a replacement and decent chap that he is, I still find the fees excessive !
2nd Apr 2019, 08:15
Replies: 65
Views: 48,133
Posted By beamer

First sim of my Command course sitting in the...

First sim of my Command course sitting in the briefing room ( Monarch Luton ) with Chief Training Captain and another upgrade candidate, maybe both a little apprehensive. Halfway through the brief, a...
31st Mar 2019, 18:13
Replies: 1
Views: 952
Posted By beamer

The times they are a changing..........

I have just come back to GA after a long, long, absence and I find that it has changed beyond all recognition to what I remember. Not just the cost, which has always been a factor, but more the...
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Mar 2019, 12:05
Replies: 670
Views: 118,716
Posted By beamer

Fair enough, a great many people want another...

Fair enough, a great many people want another referendum, presumably on the basis that they might achieve a vote to remain in the EU. The presumption therefore from those seeking such a second poll...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Mar 2019, 21:52
Replies: 17
Views: 2,266
Posted By beamer

'They think its all over.......it is now ! '

'They think its all over.......it is now ! '
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Mar 2019, 21:47
Replies: 27
Views: 5,319
Posted By beamer

About time someone took a stand. It never ceased...

About time someone took a stand. It never ceased to amaze me when I saw the state of some of the passengers boarding my aircraft. As for the ones who went to the loos barefoot towards the end of a...
14th Mar 2019, 21:28
Replies: 42
Views: 10,968
Posted By beamer

Just remind me how many para-military 'suspects'...

Just remind me how many para-military 'suspects' were given free cards by Blair ?
11th Mar 2019, 21:19
Replies: 32
Views: 15,017
Posted By beamer

First and foremost, get your ATPL utilising...

First and foremost, get your ATPL utilising whatever concessions the CAA are granting these days. My licence and IR cost me less than a grand but that was a long long time ago ! No point making an...
9th Mar 2019, 17:38
Replies: 408
Views: 225,542
Posted By beamer

The pilot in this instance has been found not...

The pilot in this instance has been found not guilty in a court of law of the charges laid against him. I have read the AAIB report in some detail but clearly only the press coverage of the court...
8th Mar 2019, 11:31
Replies: 408
Views: 225,542
Posted By beamer

Is it therefore sufficient to say that he made an...

Is it therefore sufficient to say that he made an appalling mistake with tragic circumstances and leave the lawyers to fight another day ?
8th Mar 2019, 11:27
Replies: 20
Views: 19,839
Posted By beamer

Surprising verdict.

Surprising verdict.
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