Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: andrasz
Showing results 1 to 25 of 643
Search took 0.15 seconds.
7th Feb 2019, 08:35
Replies: 29
Views: 18,203
Posted By andrasz

Plenty of electronics components will emit smoke...

Plenty of electronics components will emit smoke as they fail, but once they burn out the symptoms will stop. Most of these failures will not result in any visible flames, and the failed component...
2nd Feb 2019, 15:38
Replies: 49
Views: 24,187
Posted By andrasz

This is the essence of it. While EU261 is well...

This is the essence of it. While EU261 is well intended from a consumer point of view, it is fundamentally flawed that it puts the blame squarely on the airlines, and does not include service...
30th Jan 2019, 12:19
Replies: 18
Views: 13,081
Posted By andrasz

From the photos and report on AVH it is clear...

From the photos and report on AVH it is clear that the actuator atachment failed, NOT the gear attachment. As for 'penetrating' the wing, no it didn't, the mechanism is already inside the wing, and...
15th Jan 2019, 22:30
Replies: 29
Views: 13,352
Posted By andrasz

To give the benefit of doubt to the poor chap, a...

To give the benefit of doubt to the poor chap, a miserable rainy winter morning in the Mediterranean is not all that different from a miserable rainy winter morning in the Baltic...
Obviously it was...
15th Jan 2019, 21:42
Replies: 84
Views: 19,300
Posted By andrasz

It says a lot about aviation culture these days...

It says a lot about aviation culture these days that this non-event already generated 5 pages of comments, while a 707 crash with 16 fatalities, news of which was posted minutes apart only a page and...
14th Jan 2019, 14:55
Replies: 12
Views: 8,494
Posted By andrasz

The most plausible explanation would appear to be...

The most plausible explanation would appear to be that someone screwed up the paperwork in a monumental fashion, leaving the crew in the belief that they were destined for Singapore. In absence of...
14th Jan 2019, 04:40
Replies: 84
Views: 19,300
Posted By andrasz

Absolutely, crew did the right thing solving the...

Absolutely, crew did the right thing solving the issue the best they could, while minimising the disruption. I'm sure had the seatbelt signs have gone on in cruise, said pax would have been ushered...
13th Jan 2019, 12:24
Replies: 41
Views: 10,736
Posted By andrasz

Incorrect. These gadgets rely on a GPS satelite...

Incorrect. These gadgets rely on a GPS satelite signal (which may get blocked inside a car / building) and have nothing to to with Earth's magnetic field. Other than magnetic compasses (and systems...
12th Jan 2019, 12:37
Replies: 167
Views: 153,633
Posted By andrasz

Indeed, but if you look at the airport location,...

Indeed, but if you look at the airport location, it sits on a dry lakebed with zero obstacles for 15-20 kilometres in either runway direction, plenty of room for low altitude maneouvreing.
In any...
12th Jan 2019, 12:21
Replies: 41
Views: 10,736
Posted By andrasz

North and South is a Geographical term, referring...

North and South is a Geographical term, referring to the two poles of the earth's rotational axis. In layman's terms, the North is to the left when facing in the direction of the Earth's rotation,...
2nd Jan 2019, 14:13
Replies: 11
Views: 5,535
Posted By andrasz

I wonder how long will it take for the...

I wonder how long will it take for the enlightened regulators to come up with mandatory concrete vehicle barriers at all airport perimeter entry points, now that the cockpit door threat had already...
6th Nov 2018, 17:09
Replies: 42
Views: 13,205
Posted By andrasz

Preliminary report is out, details on AVH. In...

Preliminary report is out, details on AVH. In summary, repeated ignoring of windshear warnings, app speed well above vref, landed long, late T/R...
Sounds familiar from several previous accident...
29th Sep 2018, 20:48
Replies: 114
Views: 59,818
Posted By andrasz

The aircraft is still parked where it was four...

The aircraft is still parked where it was four months ago with hanging gear doors, but now sans engines. Given the long inactvity it could be a w/o.
1st Sep 2018, 19:45
Replies: 42
Views: 13,205
Posted By andrasz

I have lived through a fleet transition fron...

I have lived through a fleet transition fron Classic NG-s to NG NG-s (I'm old enough to remember when the -300 was called the NG and the -200 the Classic), in the first couple of months it was quite...
18th Aug 2018, 09:37
Replies: 13
Views: 22,021
Posted By andrasz

It's the rainy season now, big puddles visible on...

It's the rainy season now, big puddles visible on the posted pics. Not the first time a crew used to dry conditions get caught with their trousers down...
13th Aug 2018, 20:40
Replies: 50
Views: 18,525
Posted By andrasz

Given the circumstances, I am rather surprised to...

Given the circumstances, I am rather surprised to see an intact wing and tailpane, which all suggest a relatively low energy impact. Did he land and roll into the house... ?
13th Aug 2018, 08:16
Replies: 305
Views: 129,405
Posted By andrasz

At the outfit I used to be with, while there was...

At the outfit I used to be with, while there was no formal policy, it was accepted practice to avoid pairing senior captains because of the increased risk of complacency. This comes straight from the...
12th Aug 2018, 07:35
Replies: 448
Views: 143,861
Posted By andrasz

Type rating

The way I read it, the FO had a valid Australian license with the appropriate type rating. However to operate a ZS registered aircraft that license must be endorsed by the SA CAA. Apparently this...
11th Aug 2018, 23:18
Replies: 448
Views: 143,861
Posted By andrasz

If my memory is correct, it was also a Senior...

If my memory is correct, it was also a Senior Check Pilot who drove the golf cart at Don Muang...
6th Aug 2018, 10:45
Replies: 12
Views: 5,869
Posted By andrasz

Obviously you have not done much flying in SE...

Obviously you have not done much flying in SE Asia. I know several airlines where I need to take my down jacket (a daily necessity in those parts... ;)) because as soon as the doors close the cabin...
13th Jul 2018, 13:31
Replies: 24
Views: 4,997
Posted By andrasz

Anybody else noticed the Pan Am 707 parked at the...

Anybody else noticed the Pan Am 707 parked at the gate in the background...? :p

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.gmforum.com-vbulletin/621x352/image1_9f1c467bd71c37eeafc78347261ea2eb48558e2d.jpg
10th Jul 2018, 16:22
Replies: 9
Views: 6,518
Posted By andrasz

No. According to FR24 NGO landing was at 13:09...

No. According to FR24 NGO landing was at 13:09 JST, just over 4 hours in flight. Must have eaten into the alternate reserves while making that spiralng ascent for terrain clearance after one approach...
9th Jul 2018, 07:54
Replies: 9
Views: 6,518
Posted By andrasz

Which is why, ladies and gentlemen, we do missed...

Which is why, ladies and gentlemen, we do missed aproach briefing in substance, not as a matter of form, and unless there is a significant change we divert after two failed approaches...
8th Jul 2018, 08:13
Replies: 35
Views: 14,116
Posted By andrasz

Basically any trace amounts of cemicals that may...

Basically any trace amounts of cemicals that may be used in an ED. You are quite right in pointing out that many of these chemicals have perfectly legitimate everyday uses. A friend of mine who runs...
6th Jun 2018, 22:39
Replies: 114
Views: 59,818
Posted By andrasz

Taxied past it again yesterday, same position,...

Taxied past it again yesterday, same position, exactly the same state as five weeks ago.
Saw another white tail 320 reg XY-AGO at a gate, apparently leased in from Myanmar Airways to fill the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 643
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.