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14th Jun 2017, 14:02
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Posted By jb5000

20 days before the end of the month is the roster...

20 days before the end of the month is the roster production deadline. It's all in the paperwork we've been sent.

(Plus probably 2 days extra for shorthaul due to the bmi bubble vote this week)
13th Jun 2017, 12:55
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Posted By jb5000

By that definition stage 1 of current bidline is...

By that definition stage 1 of current bidline is a preference system then.
13th Jun 2017, 11:26
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Views: 5,626,595
Posted By jb5000

No it's not. You are bidding for specific trips,...

No it's not. You are bidding for specific trips, types of trip and days off.

The system generates many (hundreds of thousands..) of lines that satisfy your criteria and when those junior to you...
13th Jun 2017, 07:42
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Posted By jb5000

It's not a preference system.

It's not a preference system.
10th Oct 2014, 14:10
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Posted By jb5000

Blimey - good memory! I did 6 months in the...

Blimey - good memory!

I did 6 months in the UK on a fixed roster before ejecting to the 'other part'. That was the dying days of the original CTC Wings course and despite not technically being an...
10th Oct 2014, 08:22
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Posted By jb5000

I believe that BA SH at LHR and EZY LGW are...

I believe that BA SH at LHR and EZY LGW are probably similar levels of flying hours. BA at LHR is probably more time in uniform than EZY from the regions.

The major factor for me that has improved...
Forum: ATC Issues
8th Apr 2014, 16:57
Replies: 19
Views: 3,986
Posted By jb5000

On the A320 during the take off roll there is an...

On the A320 during the take off roll there is an automatic pop up of a guidance bar that follows the localiser signal. Can be useful in LVPs if you suddenly lose visual reference.

If you're taking...
5th Feb 2014, 12:15
Replies: 7
Views: 1,706
Posted By jb5000

They can operate these as 'split duties', rules...

They can operate these as 'split duties', rules of which vary by each operator.

We need a minimum of 3 hours, maximum of 10 hours, and you can extend the max FDP by half of your total rest time.
...
8th Jan 2014, 19:28
Replies: 186
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Views: 68,949
Posted By jb5000

Who says it's purely FPP from now on? There...

Who says it's purely FPP from now on?

There was to be quite significant ongoing DEP recruitment but then BA bought bmi and put a temporary end to that. Meanwhile - FPP cadets were already in the...
9th Oct 2012, 17:05
Replies: 340
Views: 108,732
Posted By jb5000

A very naive position I'm afraid. To repay...

A very naive position I'm afraid.

To repay that level of debt and actually afford to rent a room, keep a car, buy food etc you would need at least a 30k - 35k job. Very very difficult if it's...
Forum: Tech Log
2nd Oct 2012, 23:38
Replies: 11
Views: 3,883
Posted By jb5000

The pressurisation system?

The pressurisation system?
18th Nov 2011, 11:09
Replies: 77
Views: 13,771
Posted By jb5000

Agree with the sentiment, but in fairness I think...

Agree with the sentiment, but in fairness I think one side is for the Olympics and the other for the Paralympics..
20th Oct 2011, 06:06
Replies: 431
Views: 185,993
Posted By jb5000

The question is.. is it possible to make it...

The question is.. is it possible to make it through the first two or three years without going bankrupt?

Many people on flexicrew have anything between 10 and 20 flying hours rostered in November....
1st Aug 2011, 12:20
Replies: 3,327
Views: 1,259,789
Posted By jb5000

Afternoon all, Has anyone heard any rumours...

Afternoon all,

Has anyone heard any rumours as to when the hold pool might start moving again?

Cheers
30th Jul 2011, 00:22
Replies: 20
Views: 6,208
Posted By jb5000

2 things: Not quite true, there are...

2 things:



Not quite true, there are dedicated 'bag drop' areas in most airports for people who have checked in online.



You can take duty free on board on top of your one cabin bag...
21st Apr 2011, 09:26
Replies: 3,327
Views: 1,259,789
Posted By jb5000

Cheers for the info everyone, fortunately it...

Cheers for the info everyone, fortunately it doesn't really affect me as I was able to get the PICUS confirmation letter before they stopped handing them out so I now have an ATPL.

We are a Swiss...
20th Apr 2011, 09:20
Replies: 3,327
Views: 1,259,789
Posted By jb5000

We're having the same issue with our current...

We're having the same issue with our current employer.

The problem is the company won't sign off any PICUS time until you complete their "PICUS programme" which requires a simulator check which is...
Forum: Questions
19th Apr 2011, 07:44
Replies: 9
Views: 1,841
Posted By jb5000

Did you check with the handling agent in Lesbos? ...

Did you check with the handling agent in Lesbos?

All our lost property is offloaded where it is discovered, it would seem highly unlikely for it to have been transported back to Manchester?
21st Feb 2011, 12:10
Replies: 23
Views: 3,313
Posted By jb5000

Used to practice these solo before I even had a...

Used to practice these solo before I even had a PPL, as said above - he's talking rubbish I'm afraid!
10th Feb 2011, 19:29
Replies: 115
Views: 83,787
Posted By jb5000

If you've got an EU passport then it's simply a...

If you've got an EU passport then it's simply a paperwork exercise to get a work permit for Geneva.

If you're based in Basel then you only need a permit if you want to live in Switzerland, but...
12th Jan 2011, 15:09
Replies: 64
Views: 5,503
Posted By jb5000

You're at point A, you need to get to point B x...

You're at point A, you need to get to point B x km away, where x is a reasonable distance to warrant taking a flight.

In this case (!) if you drive you are 62 times more likely to die. (3.1/.05)
...
11th Jan 2011, 22:52
Replies: 64
Views: 5,503
Posted By jb5000

But if you take a flight for your holidays and...

But if you take a flight for your holidays and occasional business travel, yet commute by car every day of the working week then you are still much more likely to die in your car than in an aircraft!
11th Oct 2010, 21:12
Replies: 299
Views: 67,306
Posted By jb5000

Their arguments would be: - Cadets have been...

Their arguments would be:

- Cadets have been in use at many airlines including BA, bmi, flybe, Thomas Cook, First Choice, Thomson, Monarch, Jet 2 amongst others.

- They have passed all of the...
Forum: Questions
11th Oct 2010, 17:11
Replies: 31
Views: 8,819
Posted By jb5000

You flew the ILS down to 1,000ft below the...

You flew the ILS down to 1,000ft below the circling minima with the intention of completing a visual approach.

The question is would this be legal had it be broken at 2,400? As long as you're...
11th Oct 2010, 13:45
Replies: 61
Views: 15,543
Posted By jb5000

Autothrust is still available, and when the...

Autothrust is still available, and when the autopilot is disconnect will never command idle thrust no matter what law the FBW is in (assuming no exotic failure combination).

If you flare and...
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