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22nd Mar 2016, 20:59
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18th Oct 2011, 14:59
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Posted By vorra

The survivor is an avionics engineer, not a...

The survivor is an avionics engineer, not a board/flight engineer of any kind. The media stubbornly refer to him as a flight engineer.
12th Sep 2011, 16:44
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Posted By vorra

They are talking about takeoff power vs maximum...

They are talking about takeoff power vs maximum continuous power, I hope this terminology makes more sense.
(http://www.multitran.ru/c/m.exe?t=1749508_1_2)
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Posted By vorra

Why do you think so?

Why do you think so?
31st Jan 2011, 04:09
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Posted By vorra

Yak-40 was at the altitude of 50 m over the...

Yak-40 was at the altitude of 50 m over the runway threshold (the reason for the go-round order) and only landed safely because it needs a much shorter runway. What role the RA played in its landing,...
30th Jan 2011, 02:57
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Posted By vorra

Arrakis, yes, from what I have read, it is 2NDB...

Arrakis, yes, from what I have read, it is 2NDB with radar control. Not sure if the minima are identical to just plain 2NDB.
29th Jan 2011, 03:37
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Posted By vorra

Yes, the information about Ryzhenko was confirmed...

Yes, the information about Ryzhenko was confirmed by one of the Il-76 pilots from the regiment on SF. About Plyusnin - yes, he remained in Smolensk.

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28th Jan 2011, 04:02
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Posted By vorra

"Chill"/"calm down"/"keep still". Not entirely...

"Chill"/"calm down"/"keep still". Not entirely clear who Krasnokutsky is saying it to from the transcript. The landing zone controller (Ryzhenko)?

For anyone still interested, clarification - both...
26th Jan 2011, 09:08
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Posted By vorra

Is there any information on what the Flight...

Is there any information on what the Flight Engineer was up to during landing? Keeping track of engine power is his responsibility.
23rd Jan 2011, 07:58
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Posted By vorra

bubbers44...

bubbers44 (http://www.pprune.org/members/117172-bubbers44), the military procedure is different, at least in Russia. The controllers are in charge and can give orders (as they did in Smolensk with...
23rd Jan 2011, 07:29
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Posted By vorra

Col. Krasnokutsky who was in the ATC tower had...

Col. Krasnokutsky who was in the ATC tower had been the commander of the Smolensk regiment till it was disbanded from what I understand. Specially sent there because he knew the airport.
28th Jun 2010, 17:52
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Posted By vorra

BOAC, yes, this is what is meant by a trial...

BOAC, yes, this is what is meant by a trial approach from what I can gather, except for the part about the minima - an approach can be attempted the weather conditions below minima under some...
28th Jun 2010, 16:16
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Posted By vorra

Also, the general opinion trend seems to be that...

Also, the general opinion trend seems to be that it is possible (though not advisable) to land a plane in such conditions with such equipment, but the crew lacked the skills and experience for it and...
28th Jun 2010, 16:03
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Posted By vorra

Arrakis, I do not know if trial approach is...

Arrakis,

I do not know if trial approach is an official term, but it is widely repeated and discussed and seems to be in common usage, meaning going through the landing procedure to DH and then...
28th Jun 2010, 14:09
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Posted By vorra

Some more notes from Russian aviation forums: ...

Some more notes from Russian aviation forums:

No landing procedure was ever agreed on, PAR or otherwise. The ATC almost certainly expected them to do a trial approach to DH and then leave (as they...
28th Jun 2010, 13:55
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Posted By vorra

210thars...

210thars (http://www.pprune.org/members/330011-210thars)
I think a lot of this mysterious terminology is due to bad translation:

10:37:23.1

10:37:25.4

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26th Jun 2010, 13:44
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Posted By vorra

No, where do you get your information from? Mine...

No, where do you get your information from? Mine is directly from Russian military pilots and controllers.
26th Jun 2010, 11:20
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Posted By vorra

More on military landing procedure: The PIC...

More on military landing procedure:
The PIC reports “I can see the runway, permission to land?”, then the ATC gives permission. 101 did not do this, i.e. it was officially not landing. “Horizon!”...
26th Jun 2010, 08:11
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Posted By vorra

Re what Alice is quoting, you have to remember...

Re what Alice is quoting, you have to remember that the MiG pilot is talking about quite a long time ago, also.

About the radar, as it has been explained, the radar screen shows the vertical...
25th Jun 2010, 18:45
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Posted By vorra

As I can gather from other things posted, the...

As I can gather from other things posted, the controller can do a lot more talking than mentioned above during landing, especially in difficult conditions and if requested so by the pilot. So it...
25th Jun 2010, 15:52
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Posted By vorra

From the old thread: More on military PAR...

From the old thread:
More on military PAR approach from an ex-Russian AF pilot:

"When you land at minimal visibility and nothing it is visible, you simply say the height "225th 200" and...
25th Jun 2010, 15:03
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Posted By vorra

I am not sure if this is still relevant, but I...

I am not sure if this is still relevant, but I edited the post by Alice025 that BOAC didn't understand to make it more readable. I have to note I am not a professional and do not have all the...
21st Apr 2010, 16:14
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Views: 452,210
Posted By vorra

Another explanation which has been offered (not...

Another explanation which has been offered (not by me, by a pilot) is that they ended up in the ravine not intentionally, due to whichever miscalculation, but due to a piloting error which lead to an...
21st Apr 2010, 09:34
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Views: 452,210
Posted By vorra

Another interesting piece of info which has been...

Another interesting piece of info which has been mentioned by the locals- apparently together with the journalists a Polish flight control group arrived on the Yak-40, and they were in the ATC tower...
21st Apr 2010, 07:38
Replies: 1,004
Views: 452,210
Posted By vorra

The ATC ordered the aircraft to change to...

The ATC ordered the aircraft to change to horizontal flight and go for go-round at 1500 m from the runway according to the information available at the moment. They did not respond, apparently they'd...
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