Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: SID PLATE
Showing results 1 to 25 of 119
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By SID PLATE

".....if you have any other tips to pass the...

".....if you have any other tips to pass the exams ...?"

How about learning, and I mean really learning, the subject matter. You never know, you might have to rely on it some day.
Learning the...
8th Mar 2021, 15:46
Replies: 12
Views: 3,307
Posted By SID PLATE

This looks a bit trolly. Curious spelling...

This looks a bit trolly.
Curious spelling mistakes, including the name of his/her home country ?

If wrong, I apologise.
17th Feb 2021, 13:21
Replies: 62
Views: 26,391
Posted By SID PLATE

No I'm not .. been furloughed too long. For...

No I'm not .. been furloughed too long. For 'tonnes' read litres x 1000 . Apologies.
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Feb 2021, 13:09
Replies: 380
Views: 114,729
Posted By SID PLATE

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/1125x1343/st_pats_7967269e6d013a4da383ccdbc981bc494cd185f7.jpg
...or this one ? (St Patrick's, Dublin)
12th Feb 2021, 14:32
Replies: 62
Views: 26,391
Posted By SID PLATE

737 - 800 maximum fuel load is just over 26...

737 - 800 maximum fuel load is just over 26 tonnes. The 900 series, when fitted with auxiliary tanks can carry up to about 40 tonnes.
Replies: 232
Views: 185,157
Posted By SID PLATE

Banana Joe is correct ... too much technical...

Banana Joe is correct ... too much technical engineering knowledge can be counter productive.
I managed a 2.1 in aero eng. I was then fortunate enough to be selected for a sponsored integrated ATPL...
2nd Feb 2021, 14:04
Replies: 9,848
Views: 5,581,988
Posted By SID PLATE

Lazydogg BC's ? Base Captains again.... It's...

Lazydogg

BC's ? Base Captains again.... It's not a qualification, it doesn't appear on your licence, it doesn't require any additional aviation skill, and it's an irrelevant inclusion.
31st Jan 2021, 15:55
Replies: 9,848
Views: 5,581,988
Posted By SID PLATE

HotelAlpha1 'Base Capt' is hardly a...

HotelAlpha1

'Base Capt' is hardly a qualification. Most of the RYR Base Captains I've come across sort paper clips, and seem to get off on :mad: pilots for incorrectly filled in forms. Some have...
24th Jan 2021, 12:30
Replies: 9
Views: 5,673
Posted By SID PLATE

wiggy Had to do a renewal a couple of years...

wiggy

Had to do a renewal a couple of years ago in the local pool.

SEP Facilitator, with whistle attached to company lanyard, yelling from the poolside .. "Right, you've all got your life...
Replies: 43
Views: 12,117
Posted By SID PLATE

I did a speed awareness course sitting next to a...

I did a speed awareness course sitting next to a youth who'd arrived in the car park in a Citroen Saxo with a big bore exhaust.

The facilitator asked him what gear he'd drive in, when in a built...
12th Dec 2020, 15:37
Replies: 23
Views: 11,884
Posted By SID PLATE

Fire and brimstone Lighten up ... you sound...

Fire and brimstone

Lighten up ... you sound like someone it might be inadvisable to get stuck in a lift with. Unless, of course, you were being ironic ?

It was a witty response to a ludicrous...
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Nov 2020, 15:38
Replies: 33
Views: 3,567
Posted By SID PLATE

A couple of points : 1: It was meant to be an...

A couple of points :
1: It was meant to be an example of tastelessness
2: People from Yorkshire aren't renown for their sense of humour, just look at Geoff Boycott
3: The Argies started it
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Nov 2020, 14:16
Replies: 33
Views: 3,567
Posted By SID PLATE

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/1024x885/photo_2020_11_26_14_03_11_15fd7084eb2a2e1825616b8911569dfe13b970ba.jpg
24th Nov 2020, 14:07
Replies: 42
Views: 30,361
Posted By SID PLATE

Crafty fag ? There's a smoke removal vent on...

Crafty fag ?
There's a smoke removal vent on the top of the forward fuselage, operated by a T handle on the overhead panel. When BA got round to banning smoking on the flight deck, transgressions...
Replies: 11
Views: 2,314
Posted By SID PLATE

You might need to be able to do the calculations...

You might need to be able to do the calculations in order to pass the exam, but when flying a real aeroplane, you won't be able to to the calculations in your head, before, or during an approach.
...
17th Nov 2020, 14:34
Replies: 13
Views: 2,080
Posted By SID PLATE

kingairfirstofficer.com ? $80,000 for the...

kingairfirstofficer.com ?

$80,000 for the course, and you have to share a bedroom ?
Forum: Jet Blast
16th Nov 2020, 12:41
Replies: 463
Views: 513,531
Posted By SID PLATE

I've been made redundant from my job flying...

I've been made redundant from my job flying biplanes for Breitling. I'm now stacking washing powder on supermarket shelves.

I used to tell people, when asked, that I was a stunt pilot. I now tell...
Replies: 4
Views: 466
Posted By SID PLATE

By all means grow a beard, wear grey socks with...

By all means grow a beard, wear grey socks with sandals, and fly a microlight ...

Just don't fly over my golf course when I'm putting, as seems to be the wont of those with such inclinations.
...
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Nov 2020, 15:19
Replies: 6,613
Views: 437,472
Posted By SID PLATE

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/800x505/photo_2020_11_09_07_27_26_5caae4e4271221e8ecb42b47e7d95e93cab30461.jpg
Replies: 27
Views: 2,599
Posted By SID PLATE

Rules can be flexible Rob .. don't give up. ...

Rules can be flexible Rob .. don't give up.

A European national airline recruited its first female pilot several years ago. She didn't have the leg strength to initially hold the rudder on a four...
Replies: 13
Views: 2,135
Posted By SID PLATE

First time on the forum ? Please have a look...

First time on the forum ?

Please have a look through the other threads / posts before considering an integrated course, or parting with any money.
12th Oct 2020, 14:35
Replies: 40
Views: 28,591
Posted By SID PLATE

Seems you're not a fan then Mick ? Dig up...

Seems you're not a fan then Mick ?

Dig up and resurrect Lord King of Wartnaby and Baron Colin Marshall of Knightsbridge.They had a better idea of the history and tradition, apart from being...
Replies: 9
Views: 3,222
Posted By SID PLATE

It's not exactly goal post moving, is it ? ...

It's not exactly goal post moving, is it ?

31 Dec 20 is the final day of the Brexit transition period, so it's hardly surprising. They seem to be doing people a favour with a two year extension.
Replies: 136
Views: 51,233
Posted By SID PLATE

That's another story ... The BA DEP's who...

That's another story ...

The BA DEP's who were disadvantaged when the BCal pilots were absorbed into the seniority list took BA to court.

The case was initially won. BA appealed, and it...
Replies: 136
Views: 51,233
Posted By SID PLATE

Smoggy88 There's a precedent here ... The...

Smoggy88

There's a precedent here ... The late seventies BA courses at Hamble (781 onwards) weren't offered employment or a hold pool place on their course completion.
They had to complete the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 119
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.