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22nd Apr 2021, 09:08
Replies: 213
Views: 42,945
Posted By Landflap

After the demise of Air Europe in 1991, Condor...

After the demise of Air Europe in 1991, Condor took a whole bunch but they all had to do the full German ATPL. End of season, I think only a couple remained, German speakers only.
I went to Holland....
15th Apr 2021, 09:03
Replies: 23
Views: 14,709
Posted By Landflap

Entrepreneurs create the jobs. We, professional ,...

Entrepreneurs create the jobs. We, professional , commercial pilots should be loyal to our licence issuers and not to whatever is painted on the side of a commercial aircraft. We are all in this...
6th Apr 2021, 08:57
Replies: 22
Views: 9,328
Posted By Landflap

anxiao : Agreed. Tough call at the selection...

anxiao : Agreed. Tough call at the selection stage but the Parker-51 brigade , mostly, fall on their own swords during training. Inevitably, a minority scrape through all the hoops.
31st Mar 2021, 09:45
Replies: 213
Views: 42,945
Posted By Landflap

Of course it is political . We need to get back...

Of course it is political . We need to get back to the simple concept of every nation having the right to establish a Regulatory Authority that issues it's own licence and sets it's own standards....
31st Mar 2021, 09:30
Replies: 365
Views: 209,521
Posted By Landflap

Yes it is a "Gotcha" if the Government and or...

Yes it is a "Gotcha" if the Government and or Company do not, really, want you there . CX will just blame the Visa dept for being unable to renew the visa. Gove dept will blame CX for not showing...
19th Mar 2021, 09:16
Replies: 193
Views: 93,074
Posted By Landflap

Quite right Maindog. Best mate in Cyprus tells me...

Quite right Maindog. Best mate in Cyprus tells me of schools opening. Quick upsurge in + tests ( have a look at the testing, I say,) but classes closed the very next day. More inept handling causing...
19th Mar 2021, 09:08
Replies: 23
Views: 14,215
Posted By Landflap

Amen to that herewego 75. Like those lining up...

Amen to that herewego 75. Like those lining up and banging pots & pans in support of (anything actually} - so long as they are observed. Others taking the jab without much thought and claiming that...
18th Mar 2021, 09:24
Replies: 29
Views: 24,971
Posted By Landflap

Les : Captains return to the "right" seat ? Or...

Les : Captains return to the "right" seat ? Or "left" seat ? Or any appropriate seat on offer ? Bit confused now.
Forum: Middle East
16th Mar 2021, 09:38
Replies: 1,984
Views: 1,866,229
Posted By Landflap

Goretex : you left five years go aged 50. You...

Goretex : you left five years go aged 50. You give your present age as 91. Looks like you might have lost the plot without a current plan too. - Er, I'll do the flight -planning mate (!).
11th Mar 2021, 08:12
Replies: 29
Views: 24,971
Posted By Landflap

Friend of a mate's cousin's uncle, yeah yeah ,...

Friend of a mate's cousin's uncle, yeah yeah , very high authority, says he went from 340 to 350 during the furlough (Trainer) and is now busy as hell. Good news for a change eh ?
8th Mar 2021, 08:57
Replies: 29
Views: 24,971
Posted By Landflap

Of course they know something we all don't. Just...

Of course they know something we all don't. Just like governments throughout the past year.
7th Mar 2021, 09:27
Replies: 365
Views: 209,521
Posted By Landflap

Donbloc: Doesn't your "contract to age 60" still...

Donbloc: Doesn't your "contract to age 60" still have the "three months notice on either side" bit ? Brings to mind a colleague & friend of mine who, in the ME took this type of fight (and lost) with...
2nd Mar 2021, 10:30
Replies: 6
Views: 1,359
Posted By Landflap

Pilotmorten: You already know that the...

Pilotmorten: You already know that the restriction prevents you from flying single crew ops. Multi crew ops is not too much of a headache to crewing departments of companies where you are already...
Forum: Middle East
27th Feb 2021, 13:45
Replies: 77
Views: 26,535
Posted By Landflap

Marcellus ; Your post that GM was referring to...

Marcellus ; Your post that GM was referring to has disappeared. Makes his post above look a bit odd.

GM tells me on our week-end call that he has now been denied, even a view of Jetblast having...
Forum: Middle East
26th Feb 2021, 09:18
Replies: 77
Views: 26,535
Posted By Landflap

146; I have to applaud your views. Very balanced...

146; I have to applaud your views. Very balanced and seeking justification before decision. Just what we Prof pilots were selected for, trained for and checked on, continuously throughout our...
26th Feb 2021, 08:19
Replies: 19
Views: 7,145
Posted By Landflap

Piston: I get the humour but prof pilots like us...

Piston: I get the humour but prof pilots like us know that media have little clue as to who is Ground Control, Tower, en-route, radar etc. We usually just refer to the whole lot us ATC.

On a more...
24th Feb 2021, 08:04
Replies: 32
Views: 28,765
Posted By Landflap

ATN: There you go. Following posts demonstrate...

ATN: There you go. Following posts demonstrate why it is better to sit on your hands , for a bit, before bursting into print. Far from blinkered, media reports were quick and accurate....
16th Feb 2021, 09:43
Replies: 130
Views: 44,759
Posted By Landflap

Exie ; Ours just says "Engine fire" as evidenced...

Exie ; Ours just says "Engine fire" as evidenced by at least two "parameters. It does not talk about the parameters that produce a " warning". Engine failure is a failure and would be clearly...
15th Feb 2021, 08:26
Replies: 130
Views: 44,759
Posted By Landflap

Oh dear. Troll Master Caution going on. As we are...

Oh dear. Troll Master Caution going on. As we are short of 80kts I will stop myself here ! . Quick debrief for our hot headed contributors ; Between 80kts & V1, in all professional outfits I worked...
12th Feb 2021, 08:37
Replies: 130
Views: 44,759
Posted By Landflap

Geeeps, some of you guys made my job easy. You...

Geeeps, some of you guys made my job easy. You know, the bit where, in the de-brief, I take my "Training hat" off, put on my "Examiner Hat" , place my portable licence shredding machine to 'warm up...
11th Feb 2021, 08:14
Replies: 130
Views: 44,759
Posted By Landflap

OK. Last effort. Fullwings, not difficult at all....

OK. Last effort. Fullwings, not difficult at all. Up to 80 kts, stop for anything, beteween 80 & V1 only for specific items, well rehearsed, well discussed, even here, big Boeing making it very...
9th Feb 2021, 08:46
Replies: 108
Views: 78,773
Posted By Landflap

It is just numbers & it is all relative. In the...

It is just numbers & it is all relative. In the current climate, 8000 a month sounds damn lovely to me.
9th Feb 2021, 08:06
Replies: 130
Views: 44,759
Posted By Landflap

PEI 37: Drifting a bit, but , There is huge...

PEI 37: Drifting a bit, but ,
There is huge traing value in 'let's think of a situation' so long as it is kept in the classroom. After much debate, rigid reminder & enforcement over the principle,...
8th Feb 2021, 08:04
Replies: 130
Views: 44,759
Posted By Landflap

Rob, bet that training exercise was still a bit...

Rob, bet that training exercise was still a bit of a flatulence trigger though. Mine was (training), passed 80kts, rapidly getting to V!, Expecting the V1 call but FO briefed to feign death, or...
8th Feb 2021, 07:59
Replies: 75
Views: 41,804
Posted By Landflap

Loose : re your post 61 : I am in with your "two"...

Loose : re your post 61 : I am in with your "two" friends. Although I do wear a mask, if forced, because I can't be bothered with the agro or chance of a fine . That;s three then but I can assure...
8th Feb 2021, 07:51
Replies: 18
Views: 8,871
Posted By Landflap

Blindingly obvious (?). C'mon David. Whizzed over...

Blindingly obvious (?). C'mon David. Whizzed over my backward sloping forehead then. If he wasn't "necessarily" in the landing gear bay on the preceding flights, where do you suggest he was ?
6th Feb 2021, 09:40
Replies: 136
Views: 28,889
Posted By Landflap

Flew the Tridents but never even asked why the...

Flew the Tridents but never even asked why the nosewheel was offset. Many offered answers to the unasked question anyway but one fave was that the Autoland was so accurate that it was annoying to hit...
5th Feb 2021, 10:37
Replies: 278
Views: 49,833
Posted By Landflap

Loadsa fun stuff on 7 odd pages makes me...

Loadsa fun stuff on 7 odd pages makes me apologise if mentioned before but I recall the BEA Tristars in that l BEA cul-de-sac of Terminal one making a very distinguished, deep, throaty (stop it )...
Forum: Middle East
3rd Feb 2021, 09:26
Replies: 77
Views: 26,535
Posted By Landflap

DB; Thanks. "Works" was the term you used. Not...

DB; Thanks. "Works" was the term you used. Not me.
14 6 : On side throughout. I and others here, and many others outside of this site have simply doubted the numbers & method of delivery of all the...
Forum: Middle East
2nd Feb 2021, 10:06
Replies: 77
Views: 26,535
Posted By Landflap

Double B; Are you SURE that the vaccine under...

Double B; Are you SURE that the vaccine under debate works in the same manner as all other vaccines ? ......Sure ? Promise ?.....
28th Jan 2021, 09:25
Replies: 130
Views: 44,759
Posted By Landflap

Pinetree & George, thank heavens. Thought I was...

Pinetree & George, thank heavens. Thought I was on my own there ! Trust some of these posters are not pilots. I doubt that any professional, trained and practiced pilot would even contemplate...
27th Jan 2021, 08:44
Replies: 130
Views: 44,759
Posted By Landflap

Lots of this stuff is for back in the classroom &...

Lots of this stuff is for back in the classroom & CRM etc. What should come out of it is that V1 is the line. Stop before, go after. End of. Sim should then re-enforce so that, really we get into an...
25th Jan 2021, 08:27
Replies: 21
Views: 4,806
Posted By Landflap

Denti : you are correct in affirming that the PIC...

Denti : you are correct in affirming that the PIC is responsible but later, suggest passing the buck to the FMC provider. Can't pass the buck I suggest. Doesn't matter who is flying the aircraft and...
22nd Jan 2021, 08:33
Replies: 8
Views: 917
Posted By Landflap

Thanks Saab. Gmac became a member in 2011, Hardly...

Thanks Saab. Gmac became a member in 2011, Hardly a "New Member" eh ?
21st Jan 2021, 09:33
Replies: 8
Views: 917
Posted By Landflap

"Subject to moderation" is now appearing on al...

"Subject to moderation" is now appearing on al GM's posts. I thought we were all subject to that anyway ? He just posted a thanks for info and even that has been subject to moderation before it goes...
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